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Multiple Giving Report

PostPosted: Wed Feb 08, 2017 11:32 am
by amberlea979
Is there a way to create a report to show if someone has given more than once in a specified time period?

Re: Multiple Giving Report

PostPosted: Wed Feb 08, 2017 3:52 pm
by NeilZ
amberlea979 wrote:Is there a way to create a report to show if someone has given more than once in a specified time period?


Other than the standard contributions statement ?? It would help to understand what exactly you're looking for and why.

Re: Multiple Giving Report

PostPosted: Fri Feb 10, 2017 11:22 am
by amberlea979
We do not have a formal membership program (we feel that if you have attended more than once, then you qualify as a member) and we would like to contact our members as a way to reach out to them. Our church is fairly large, so as a way to do that, we would like to run a contribution report (which is where we capture all name and address information). There is a way to run a report for all givers over a certain time, but that ends up including funeral donations, visitors, etc. So, as a way to narrow it down, it would help to have a filter for only those who have given more than once.

Re: Multiple Giving Report

PostPosted: Fri Feb 10, 2017 9:06 pm
by NeilZ
amberlea979 wrote:We do not have a formal membership program (we feel that if you have attended more than once, then you qualify as a member) and we would like to contact our members as a way to reach out to them. Our church is fairly large, so as a way to do that, we would like to run a contribution report (which is where we capture all name and address information). There is a way to run a report for all givers over a certain time, but that ends up including funeral donations, visitors, etc. So, as a way to narrow it down, it would help to have a filter for only those who have given more than once.


Frankly, most churches use the attendance module to track attendance, as the contribution module was never intended to be used in such a way.

It sounds like you would have to create a custom report. There can be a learning curve, but here's a Knowledgebase Article that can give you a head start:

https://www.powerchurch.com/support/136 ... ope-report

Re: Multiple Giving Report

PostPosted: Thu Jun 29, 2017 9:29 am
by amberlea979
Yes, I understand that I would have to create a custom report. The problem is that I can not find a filter to use to narrow down the results to those who have given more than once. Is there a way to do that and I am just overlooking it? Thank you!!