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Survey Results: How optimistic are alumni engagement professionals feeling about the rest of the year?

Research conducted on 05/20/2020

The following data was collected as a part of AGN's ongoing research on industry trends and best practices. It reflects the perspectives, priorities and opinions of active fundraising professionals at educational institutions and other nonprofits. To find additional research and discover other tools for fundraising success, visit AGN's Resource Center or contact us at [email protected] or call 888.407.5064.


Like almost everyone else in the world, many advancement staff at colleges, universities, and independent schools have gone through a wave of emotions over the past few months. While some are feeling frustration from the lack of productivity, and the change and uncertainty brought about by the COVID-19 pandemic, others are feeling hopeful as they innovate and work to engage alumni in new and creative ways. A recent AGN research poll asked a group of school advancement professionals how optimistic they feel about their ability to keep alumni engaged as they look ahead to the end of the calendar year.

To find additional research and discover other tools for fundraising success, visit AGN's Resource Center or contact us at [email protected] or call 888.407.5064.