[APRA-NW] Data Integrity affinity group - Portland

Mary Gatlin mgatlin at uoregon.edu
Tue Jan 3 15:10:05 PST 2012

APRA-NW Members,

Willamette Valley Development Officers has organized an affinity group
for people interested in data integrity and has generously invited
APRA-NW members to participate for free! Registration is required. See
below for a description of the affinity group and a link to

Affinity Group: Data Integrity

This event is for WVDO and APRA-NW members only. Registration is

An explanation and exploration of Data Integrity:

Organizations with data integrity issues may experience high mail return
rates, decreased stewardship effectiveness leading to disgruntled
donors, and incomplete or inaccurate reporting. Increasing data
integrity has been shown to improve the efficiency of advancement
operations and leads to positive productivity.

Join this Affinity Group to look at ways to improve data integrity, no
matter what database your organization is using. Bring your data
challenges and frustrations to discuss at this Affinity Group as well as
plan future discussions.

This Affinity Group will be helpful to individuals in nonprofits
responsible for maintaining donor data, creating donor entries and
organizations contemplating a database conversion or preparing for a


Melody McBeth, principal, Highland Fundraising Solutions

JC Minton, Database Manager, Mercy Corps


February 15, 2012

United Way Building at 619 SW 11th Ave., Portland

3:30-5:00 pm

Registration link: http://wvdo-affinty-group--data-integrity.ettend.com/


Mary Gatlin, Data Analyst

University of Oregon, Portland Development Office

APRA-NW Mentorship Chair

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