Meeting Archive:
Processing Payments for Good

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Credit Card Processing Resources
A Few Good Methods for Processing Credit Cards
Getting the Best Prices for Processing Credit Cards
Laws for Organization that Accept Online Payments
Merchant Maverick

Organization Links
Dharma Merchant Services
Northern Jaguar Project

TechSoup Product Donation Links
Dharma Product Donation Page
Sage Product Donation Page

Meeting Description:

Do you currently collect credit card information from donors and other supporters? If so, you may want to attend our webinar Processing Payments for Good on February 23 at 11 a.m. Pacific time.

During this free, one-hour event, we will be speaking with Alexia Marcous from Dharma Merchant Services about how and when to use a credit card processing service. As well she’ll talk about Dharma's lasting commitment to the nonprofit community. We will then speak with Megan Southern from the Northern Jaguar Project about how her organization has worked with Dharma in the past, followed by some time for questions from the audience.

This webinar is appropriate for nonprofits and libraries interested in learning more about merchant services (otherwise known as credit card processing services).

Date: Thu, Feb 23, 2012
Time: 11:00 AM PST
Duration: 1 hour
Host(s): Kyla Hunt
 Presenter Information
Alexia Marcous
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Alexia is currently co-founder and Vice President of Dharma Merchant Services.  With her co-founder and father Jeff Marcous, she has designed and grown the company to be a recognized leader in sustainable, socially responsible and successful organizational behavior practices.  Dharma Merchant Services is the preferred and recommended merchant service provider of Green America, a national association dedicated to fostering a socially just and environmentally sustainable society since 1982, New Resource Bank, a green, community-focused bank based in San Francisco, and TechSoup Global, the largest aggregator of non-profit organizations in the world.  Alexia’s company is a certified green business, B Corporation and was voted Green Business Leader of the Year by Green America business members in November, 2009.

Megan Southern, NJP Coordinator
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Megan has been employed by the Northern Jaguar Project since 2007, providing administrative, fundraising, and programmatic support. NJP and its Mexican conservation partner Naturalia have established the 50,000-acre Northern Jaguar Reserve, which encompasses prime jaguar habitat just 125 miles south of the U.S.-Mexico border. Jaguars that roam this area now have a safe-haven sanctuary in the most remarkable, rugged wilderness left in northern Mexico.

Kyla Hunt
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Kyla Hunt is the Webinar Program Manager at TechSoup Global.  After receiving her MSIS from the University of Texas at Austin, she worked in public, academic, and state libraries throughout California and Texas.  While at the Texas State Library and Archives Commission, Kyla had the opportunity to create numerous webinars and other online courses for Texas librarians, and she is thrilled to be continuing her foray into the world of webinars at TechSoup Global.