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The Challenge

Asher Student Foundation, headquartered in San Francisco, California, is a nonprofit organization, providing housing that’s cost effective and unique in spirit.  Asher Houses are open to Christian Science students of all ages who are enrolled in accredited colleges, universities and certificate programs across the United States, including individuals taking Christian Science class instruction, Christian Science nurses training, and student interns.

Asher Houses are currently located in six cities around the country. Each house offers an inviting, comfortable, safe, home-like base while student-residents pursue academic and career goals.

Executive director, Sherry Mitchell, was hired to manage and grow the organization. She wanted to upgrade their systems and processes to enable growth and manage their donor base more effectively. The Asher team used to manage their student, houses, house manager, and donor data in spreadsheets and needed a better way of a