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Eight Tips for a Successful Fundraising Letter

Fundraising campaigns are important contributors to school budgets, and independent schools routinely send out annual pleas for fundraising dollars.  To simplify your school’s next campaign kick-off, here are some tips …

Ideas Re Where To Host An Annual School Fundraiser

An independent school is more than an educational facility.  It’s also a thriving social community for students, families, staff and alumni.  The social aspect is one reason evening auction and …

Happy New Year from Diamond Mind!

Welcome back, and Happy New Year!  We hope your winter break was filled with rest and relaxation. It’s hard to believe that schools are already halfway through the academic year. …

The Software Partner Ecosystem

The Service and Software Ecosystem – Download The Partner E-Guide Here! Independent schools are transitioning to paperless business operations with cloud-based software solutions, and an ecosystem of providers has emerged …

How ACH Processing Works at Independent Schools

Most independent schools accept payments electronically but may have concerns regarding  processing fees that come with credit card payment acceptance.  This is one reason many schools turn to ACH as …

Giving Tuesday is November 29

The holiday season begins soon and with it comes a busy time of year.  Your school’s families will socialize, plan, travel, and shop more than usual.  It’s easy to see …

Register for Upcoming Webinar “Four Secrets to Ensure Digital Tuition Success”

Do you know the main differences between a self-service tuition vendor and a full-service vendor? Several factors are involved to ensure the success of an online tuition solution, and most …

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TADS + Diamond Mind = Joining Forces for Schools    TADS and Diamond Mind, leading providers of software, services and payment solutions to K-12 private schools, are excited to announce we …

TADS + DiamondMind = Joining Forces for Schools

  TADS and Diamond Mind, leading providers of software, services and payment solutions to K-12 private schools, are excited to announce we are formally joining forces after a five-year partnership …

Four Tips to Prevent Fraudulent Payment Transactions

Although rare within school settings, fraudulent payment transactions happen.  And since online giving pages are open to the public, fraudsters sometimes use these sites to “test” cards, meaning they run small …