At Ripon College, we are contemplating setting up some sort of facility that
would allow alumni to donate to the annual fund via the web, using a credit
What are others doing along these lines? Did you set up a secure server and
"electronic storefront" in-house or did you outsource it to one of the many
outfits that promise a "quick and easy storefront solution"?
How much did the solution cost (in time and/or dollars)?
Has the system drawn many donations?
Does your system post the donations directly or indirectly into your
Is the electronic donation capability tied into other ecommerce - type
activities, such as on-line sales of books or college paraphernalia?
Any words of wisdom on this subject would be greatly appreciated.
- Gary Rodman
Assistant Director of Information Technology Services
Ripon, WI 54971
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