YoungAssociates serves nonprofits in a variety of fields, including arts, history, and medicine

State of Your List (KIM #12)

All nonprofits have a list, but not all of them care for their list(s). How often do you update your constituent data? Do you rely on donors updating their own data or are you proactively searching for updated information? Keep In Mind:

  • 17% of Americans change addresses annually.
  • 45 million people move each year.
  • Approximately one out of every six families moves each year.


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