At Tithe.ly we strive to make data migration as painless as possible. The instructions below will guide you through how to export People and Giving information out of your current Power Church account to be imported into Elvanto.
Within your Power Church account, select the "Membership" menu > "Personal Profiles" > "Other Output" > "Export Data".
a) Take a screenshot of all the Date Field names. Make sure you include this picture with the files you upload. The area should look like this:
b) Click "OK" to complete.
Next, an Introduction screen will show, click "OK".
Select which fields you would like to export, and click 'Next',
Please Note: Click the ">>" Button to select all fields.
Contributions in Power Church are done by envelope number. If you plan to import contributions, include this field.
Select 'Excel 5' as the type of export file format would you like to create and click "Next".
Name your export file.
a) Click "Location" and browse and name your file (Drive M: is your local C: drive).
b) Click "Next" Button.
Click "Finish" Button.
Within your Power Church account, from the top menu bar select "Contributions" and then "Reports - Contributions".
Select the "Posted Contributions" Report.
Click "Send to Disk File".
a) Select Dates
b) Check "Include Contribution Designations"
c) Check "Include Contribution Memo"
d) Click "OK" Button
Please Note: If you get a default printer error, select a different printer. After you select a new printer, it will give you the file location dialog box.
Save As: Excel spreadsheet (include the file extension: .xls)
Please Note: If you have "Unposted Contributions" repeat steps 2 through 6.
After you have done this, click here to learn more on how to import that information into Elvanto!