Please be familiar with how to download the ORCA software or have already done so on a device. You can find the software as well as tips for downloading on our website.

Course Objectives


Upon completion of this course, you should be able to:


• Use Open Campaign – know how to open your existing campaign


• Use the FAQs – know how to search and use it efficiently


• Use the Backup function – know how to do it, why you should do it and how often


• Use the Restore function – know how to do it and when it is appropriate


• Use the Import and Export function – know when to use and why


• Personalize committee Information for your campaign,


• Enter monetary activity (contributions, loans, etc.) to reflect deposit activity into the campaign bank account


• Identify in-kind activity and know how to enter in-kind contributions and in-kind loans


• Enter expenditures from your campaign bank account


• Enter your fundraising activities: low-cost, standard fundraisers and auctions


• Generate contribution and expenditure reports


• Electronically file reports


• Correct mistaken or incorrect entries and file amendments.


This class is offered online only. Please register by 5 p.m. Feb. 14. You'll receive an email the day before the class begins with a link to enter the online meeting using the Zoom application

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