Advancement News

RE WISCONSIN Toolkit for Campus Partners

August 26th, 2016

Playing off the “re” prefix — which means again — the RE WISCONSIN initiative conveys why alumni and friends wish to live their Wisconsin Experiences again throughout the fall, when numerous campus events and activities are held. A number of creative assets and photography resources are available for download by campus partners in the online […]

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Lunch and Learn: Annual Update on the Annual Campaign

July 11th, 2016

Funny thing about annual campaigns: they happen … well … annually. So although it seems like only yesterday that the 2015 campaign concluded and the flamingoes filled the hill, the 2016 campaign is just around the corner.

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Fall Engagement Initiative

July 11th, 2016

WFAA is leading an initiative to increase alumni awareness of events and activities happening throughout campus and to encourage more alumni and friends to engage with the UW between September 1 and November 30.

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Constituent Data and You

July 11th, 2016

WFAA administers ABE (Advancing Badger Engagement) — the database of record for alumni and donor information — and fund-management applications on the Advancement Resources website. These resources are available to individuals on campus whose primary role is alumni relations, engagement, fund management, and donor stewardship.

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Giving Made Easy

July 11th, 2016

Making a gift to the UW has never been easier thanks to our new online giving forms, which include enhancements that make them more intuitive, visually appealing, and user friendly. Want to learn more?

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Stewardship Toolkit

July 11th, 2016

The Stewardship Toolkit — a dynamic repository for stewardship processes, best practices, and samples — is is continually updated and accessible via the Advancement Resources website.

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Changes to our websites and online giving

May 12th, 2016

Late last year, as part of an overall “Digital Roadmap” for WFAA, our Business System Steering Team (BSST) approved a plan for the organization to migrate away from using My UW Connect for our alumni/donor-facing web applications such as online giving and alumni record updates.  My UW Connect (also known as BBIS) is the web “front-end” that came as a package with […]

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All Ways Forward Progress

April 21st, 2016

With the public launch this past October of the university’s most ambitious comprehensive campaign to date, All Ways Forward is well on its way to achieving its overall goal of $3 billion.

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