Attributes are customized fields in The Raiser's Edge 7 that allow you to track additional information about a constituent, gift, membership (if RE:Member is present), or event (if RE:Event is present). Create the appropriate attribute types in Configuration based on your needs.



Attribute Types
     
    • Constituent attributes are on the Attributes tab of the constituent record in Records.
       
    • Gift attributes are on the Attributes tab of the constituent gift record in Records.
       
    • Action attributes are on the constituent's action record in Records.
       
    • Event attributes are on the Attributes tab of the event record in Records.
       
    • Participant attributes are on the registrant's record of an event record in Records. Click Attributes/Notes to record and view registrant attributes.
       
    • Education attributes are on the constituent's education record in Records.
       
    • Campaign attributes are on the Attributes tab of the campaign record in Records.
       
    • Fund attributes are on the Attributes tab of the fund record in Records.
       
    • Appeal attributes are on the Attributes tab of the appeal record in Records.
       
    • Package attributes are on the Attributes tab of the package in the appeal record in Records.
       
    • Address attributes are on the Attributes tab of the address record in Records.
       
    • Job attributes are on the Job Attributes tab of the job record in Records.
       
    • Membership attributes are on the Attributes/Notes tab of the membership record in Records.
       
    • Individual relationship attributes are on the Attributes/Notes tab of an individual relationship record in Records.
       
    • Organization relationship attributes are on the Attributes/Notes tab of an organization relationship record in Records.
       
    • Account attributes are on the Account Attributes/Notes tab of the Bank/Financial Institution record in Records.
       
    • Proposal attributes are on the Attributes/Notes tab of the Proposal record in Records (if RE:Search is present).

    For more information about attributes, review these solutions:
       
      • How to create an attribute (BB515)
         
      • How to edit an attribute (BB133435)
         
      • How to add or delete an attribute from a group of records (BB133433)
         
      • How to completely delete an attribute from the database (BB133434)
         
      • How to globally add a constituent attribute to a group of constituents (BB69057)
         
      • What are the different attribute data types? (BB133432)