How to Turn a 24-Hour Giving Event into 365 Days of Donor Engagement
March 23, 2022
10:00 - 11:30 am
GiveNOLA Day is known as a great opportunity to attract new donors to an organization. This learning opportunity will help participants create a strategy for engaging those donors in ways that increase retention and establish a genuine donor development program.
Participants will leave this workshop with:
- Knowledge of the Donor Cultivation Cycle
- Tools to retain donors
- Confidence in their Post-GiveNOLA Day fundraising strategy
- Strategies to engage in Post-GiveNOLA Day Stewardship (For example, the importance of an immediate, personal thank you or sending a meaningful update)
The workshop will be held virtually on Wednesday, March 23rd from 10:00-11:30 am. The workshop is free, but registration is required. Please click here to register.
About the Presenter
Nora Ellertsen is Founder and CEO of The Funding Seed. As a fundraising practitioner, she raised money for environmental, human rights, and civil liberties causes through grassroots fundraising, major donor development, fundraising events, grantwriting, and other fundraising activities. Since founding The Funding Seed in 2010, she has worked with over 80 nonprofit agencies to help them develop the resources they need to thrive.
Through The Funding Seed, Nora applies the philosophy, “Teach a person to fish and they will have food for a lifetime” to fundraising, with the goal of helping organizations to develop strong skills that will make them successful for the long term