MORNING SESSION – 9:00 AM to 12:00 Noon
What’s Possible Now? A Virtual Fundraising Workshop
Key Audience: Executive Director, Development Director & other Development staff,
board members – especially board chair & Fundraising Chair
What does it take to exceed fundraising results during a pandemic?
The answer may be simpler than you think.
Learn how to harness the passion (and financial support!) of your community in this
virtual workshop with Lori L. Jacobwith. As a fundraising culture change expert & master
storyteller, Lori will guide you through a fast-paced, interactive, online session to ignite
your fundraising results – before year-end.
With an energizing focus on key fundamentals & best practices you’ll walk through the
actions to take TODAY to raise more money tomorrow. You’ll receive a checklist,
worksheets, and communication tools, plus review examples from organizations
currently exceeding their fundraising goals.
Staff and Board Members* will:
– Learn 4 critical actions to take to engage others & raise more money.
– Learn what’s different (or not) about fundraising during a pandemic.
– Create a mini-action plan to focus your time and achieve results by year-end.
*This session will cause maximum results when your board and staff attend.
AFTERNOON SESSION – 1-2:30 p.m.
Advanced Storytelling – with Coaching Time
Key Audience: Executive Director, Development Director & other Development staff, PR
& Communication staff, board members – especially board chair & marketing and
We’re told we must share a story in our communication. The truth is storytelling has
gotten a bit lazy. We put a picture on a page, share a few facts about the person in the
picture and hope people give a bunch of money.
As a master storyteller, Lori knows exactly how to utilize storytelling as a powerful tool
for fundraising & donor stewardship. In this session you’ll learn how & why to share
mission moment stories to inspire giving. You’ll learn how to craft & share your
organizational money story. Get ready make changes in your fundraising
communication that will have unimaginable effects.
– Learn how to effectively share a mission moment story.
– Learn what your “money” story is and how to share it so you raise more money.
– Bring your pre-written mission moment story & money story to receive coaching
& fine tune your message for appeals, social media & other communications.
Cost: Free to attend.
*HUGE VALUE! This workshop registration is $360 per person, if you attend in Minneapolis, MN.
YES I want to attend! Please RSVP here.
Special Thanks to:
- Association of Fundraising Professionals (AFP) for co-sponsoring this event with CVNA!