Capital Business Solutions recently provided Raiser’s Edge services and consulting for Great Circle in Columbia, Missouri.

Working with Dan Goedeker, Director of Advancement, CBS helped setup and merge databases for a new company the Nonprofit had recently acquired. Tasks included identification of fields requiring adjustment; review of the use of Campaigns, Funds and Appeals; Review of Attributes, Review of Transaction Codes; final mapping of fields for data cleanup and data migration; testing of combined database and reporting; data record and cleanup plus data migration.

Who is Great Circle?

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Great Circle impacts the lives of more than 20,000 children and family members annually. Nationally accredited by The Joint Commission, Great Circle offers a wide spectrum of behavioral health services from campuses in St. Louis, Columbia, Kansas City, St. James, Springfield and Steelville, as well as regional community-based services offices in Branson, Hillsboro, Kirksville and St. Joseph. Great Circle exists to guide those in circumstances beyond their control through times of struggle, toward a place where they can thrive. 

Which CBS Consultant is working with Great Circle?

Alyson Watts – Fundraising Practice Manager

Alyson offers 13 years of fundraising experience in a variety of nonprofit settings, including 9 years in a Director of Development capacity and 6 years administering The Raiser’s Edge® databases. Her fundraising experience includes corporate development, membership, annual giving, special events, grant writing, and capital campaigns; and her nonprofit management experience includes strategic planning, budgeting, volunteer development, staff structuring, and training. She has direct experience with both national organizations with hundreds of employees and with small non-profits with budget size of under $1 million. Her professional services experience includes implementing software, managing software conversions and upgrades and devising workflow and written procedures manuals.

If you are interested in finding out more about customized Fundraising Software Training and Consulting call Andy at 888-366-7527 x26 or email You can also use our contact us form to request a free no obligation quote.