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In July Idea Group announced a new corporate social responsibility policy, which was designed to reflect our desire to play a positive role in the community. One of the first beneficiaries of this approach was Emerge Poverty Free as Monica Young, one of our Application Architects, spent a day with them helping to improve their use of technology.
Monica was tasked with finding a way to improve the process of recording their donations and updating their donor data. Monica undertook a detailed process and data content review in order to tailor a solution to meet the needs of the charity. Working with the charity she produced a new simplified process for populating the database, with clear user guidance notes which allowed the activity to be undertaken in house by non experts.
Emerge Property Free was very pleased with the result of the support. The charity has stated that: "Because the work can be done by interns with limited supervision it frees up 2 members of staff time which is used to process and raise donations."
Monica also gained from the experience as it gave her insights into the information held by charities along with the process and system used
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