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Western Slope CIVIDAY

February 24, 2016 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm


Leverage open source technologies to create a clear online presence and a substantial donor base.
CiviDay is an annual event intended to help new and existing users learn more about CiviCRM in conjunction with other
open source technologies and what they can do for your organization. CiviCRM is the leading open source CRM for
nonprofits worldwide, empowering nearly 11,000 organizations to achieve meaningful impact.
Western Slope CiviDay is geared towards local and regional nonprofit organizations that currently use or seek to use open
source technologies, specifically a “constituent relationship management” system (CRM), to improve operational
performance. Organized around two sessions, CiviDay will introduce and train users on CiviCRM. Attendees will learn:

Morning Session 9am to noon
1. Introduction to CiviCRM & other open source tools
2. 3 key concepts in using a CRM for your organization
3. Managing contacts, contributions, pledges, events and memberships
4. Searching and reporting on data in CiviCRM
5. Next steps in adopting a CRM

Afternoon Session – 1pm to 4pm
1. Summary of advanced capabilities in CiviCRM
2. Customizing and managing data via extensions,
profiles and custom fields
3. Advanced contact and contribution management
4. Using CiviMail and SMS to target communications
5. Future of CiviCRM and how you can help
CiviDay is free for all non-profit staff and volunteers, and is suitable for new, potential or current users and administrators
of CiviCRM. There are no requirements for attending one or both of the sessions. Attendees in the afternoon session are
encouraged to bring a laptop and will have access to a demo installation and can practice with the system.
Coffee and light snacks will be provided prior to and during both sessions. Lunch is not provided. For information, email
josh@civicrm.org . Register online at Western Slope CiviDay
CiviDay is a CiviCRM discovery and workshop for nonprofit organizations
Special thanks to CB Design, LLC and to the Sherbino Theater for sponsoring Western Slope CiviDay!


February 24, 2016
9:00 am - 4:00 pm


Josh Gowen
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Sherbino Theater
604 Clinton Street
Ridgway, CO United States
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