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Engaging Your Alumni to Build Their Own Online Chapter/Club Communities


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The growth of Web 2.0 technologies has placed an emphasis on giving users the ability to create their own experiences online. Institutions like University of Virginia and University of Chicago are using technology to create very large, engaged communities by giving simple tools to alumni chapter/club members. These institutions provide powerful grassroots applications that allow alumni to reach directly out to other alumni in their community through the web and email. This session will evaluation how these institutions are benefiting both from a more engaged alumni chapter leadership and from a larger alumni base reached through these new online channels.

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Engaging Your Alumni to Build Their Own Online Chapter/Club Communities

  1. 1. Engaging Your Alumni to Build Their Own Online Chapter/Club Communities<br />2010 CASE District VI ConferenceJanuary 11, 2010<br />Mark Davis, Director Technical SolutionsBlackbaud<br /><br />Zach Wheat, Director of Interactive Media<br />University of Virginia<br /><br />
  2. 2. Session Summary and Key Take-Aways<br />
  3. 3. Session Agenda<br />
  4. 4. History of Alumni Online Engagement<br />
  5. 5. Alumni Online Engagement Evolution<br />
  6. 6. Early Technologies: Online Directories<br />
  7. 7. More Engagement: Alumni Centers<br />
  8. 8. Latest Advancement: Online Social Networks <br />
  9. 9. Building Successful Online Chapter/Club Communities<br />
  10. 10. Launching a Successful Chapter/Club Online Network<br />
  11. 11. Define The Right Project<br />
  12. 12. Sample Project Objectives<br />
  13. 13. Design The Right Online Solution<br />
  14. 14. Key Online Technology Features<br />
  15. 15. Execute and Provide Support<br />
  16. 16. Measure Results and Re-Evaluate<br />
  17. 17. Case Study:University of Chicago<br />
  18. 18. University of Chicago Alumni Center Project<br /><br />Launched May 29, 2009<br />
  19. 19. Alumni Engagement Options<br />
  20. 20. Different Club and Group Networks <br />
  21. 21. Connecting Alumni to Networks<br />
  22. 22. Alumni Network Engagement<br />
  23. 23. Data Maintenance and Integrity<br />
  24. 24. Case Study:University of Virginia<br />
  25. 25. University of Virginia Project Timeline<br />
  26. 26. Defining the Right Project<br /><br /><br />
  27. 27. Designing the Right Online Solution<br />
  28. 28. Execute and Provide Support<br />
  29. 29. Chapter/Club Online Tools<br /><br />
  30. 30. Measuring and Reporting Results<br />
  31. 31. Technology Re-Evaluation and Investment<br />New Fundraising Campaign Site:<br /><br />
  32. 32. Lessons Learned<br />
  33. 33. Next Steps… Answering the Question:“Is an Engaged Alum More Likely to Give Money?”<br />
  34. 34. Mark DavisDirector, Technical<br />Download Today’s Presentation at:<br /><br />Questions and Answers?<br />