Getting Down and Dirty with Data: Data Management Workshop

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Do you have a database littered with inaccurate and outdated contacts? Then it's time to shower your CRM with some TLC!

Join the TechSoup Canada team to learn tips and best practices when it comes to cleaning up/migrating your database, then sit down with a mentor who can walk through how to apply these principles at your organization.

In this session we'll cover:

• How to gather requirements at your organization and develop useful data hierarchies

• Guidelines on creating sustainable, data management protocols

Who should attend:

• Fundraisers, program staff and other nonprofit professionals that frequently uses a CRM in their day-to-day work

Speakers and Mentors

Jane Zhang, Executive Director at TechSoup Canada

As Executive Director of TechSoup Canada, Jane builds relationships between the voluntary, public, and private sectors to make technology more accessible for charity and nonprofits. She has extensive experience in the IT field as well as the nonprofit sector and has handled intricate data migrations including her most recent adventure of migrating and updating TechSoup Canada's platform in CiviCRM.

Chris Siewah, Accounts Manager at TechSoup Canada

Chris is responsible for helping nonprofits navigate the donations program and implement the best possible resources. With a proud background in customer service and fundraising, including direct response and peer-to-peer events, Chris is passionate about helping others to make the world a better place. Prior to TechSoup Canada, Chris was a fundraiser at a national charity and was part of a CRM migration from a direct mail database to Raiser's Edge.

Joyce Hsu, Communications Lead at TechSoup Canada

Joyce manages TechSoup Canada's marketing and communication initiatives including product campaigns, branding, learning resources and community partnerships. Having previously worked in the charitable sector as a fundraiser, program staff and event planner, Joyce has been a "super user" at a local and national charity through their data migrations, including an Access database adoption and a Raiser's Edge migration.

Live streaming
• This event will be live streamed, so you can attend no matter where you are! Joining is easy as there is no need to RSVP; just go to around 5:30pm Eastern Time.

Donation price
$5.00 (Pay in cash at the door. Receipts available.)

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