Implementing CiviCRM at Leukaemia & Lymphoma Research


Case Study: Implementing CiviCRM at Leukaemia & Lymphoma Research

Speaker(s): Parvez Saleh and Chris Wolfe

For prospective users and implementors, this session will cover all aspects of implementing CiviCRM at LLR, currently the biggest non-profit using Civi, including:

  • Why LLR chose Civi
  • An overview of the implementation process from the user and technical side
  • What worked and what to look out for
  • What the future holds

Presented by the implementer, Parvez Saleh (Veda Consulting Limited) and the former Database & Supporter Relations Manager of LLR, Chris Wolfe (C Wolfe Consulting). Q&A session to follow. Employees of LLR will be present to answer additional questions.

Key details about LLR

  • 80+ full-time users, in-house and remote
  • Over £20m donations/year processed and thanked via Civi
  • Multiple giving channels including online fundraising via Justgiving and Virgin Money Giving
  • Diverse income streams including numerous sports and special events; an online shop; corporate, trust, and legacy fundraising, and more.

Implementer Topics

  • Data and conversion of 350k contacts, 1.2million contribution records
  • Single go-live for all users and web site
  • Huge benefits of event and donation feeds directly into CiviCRM
  • Custom module for batch processing and thanking of donations
  • Business processes altered to fit into CiviCRM
  • Architecture to ensure uptime

Schedule info

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