When: Thursday, August 13th, 2015 – 1:00pm-2:00pm Eastern

In this unique webinar from Social Media For Nonprofits, Eventbrite and Bloomerang, you’ll learn how social media can influence event attendance, ticket sales and engagement for your nonprofit, using information based on analysis of over 60 events, in six different categories and 25 million posts from Facebook, Twitter, blogs and forums.

You’ll also learn from research and analysis of hundreds of nonprofit fundraisers and peer-to-peer events to see what works, what doesn’t and how you can optimize your social media efforts to maximize engagement and return on investment for your nonprofit.

Topics to be covered:

  • How is social sharing different before, during, and after fundraising events?
  • What are the latest best practices for fundraisers on social media?
  • How can you boost engagement and encourage ticket sales with social media?
  • What are the tools and tactics for engaging with influencers?

This presentation will be recorded for future viewing.


About the presenters:

Ritu Sharma is the CEO and Co-Founder of Social Media for Nonprofits, an organization committed to bringing social media education to nonprofits worldwide. She convenes thought-leaders and leading practitioners in the social media space in the unique TED meet Twitter style conferences in 14 cities in three countries. She speaks frequently around the world on a variety of topics in the nonprofit and social media spheres with a passion for effecting social change through social technologies. She writes a blog at the Huffington Post on the intersection of social media, social change and leadership. She frequently contributes to various media outlets on matters pertaining to social media and has received several accolades for her work including the Social Innovation Award from the World CSR Congress.

Tracy Kosolcharoen is the Nonprofit Marketing Manager at Eventbrite, where she works to help deliver more value to nonprofit event organizers. Prior to Eventbrite, she has spent years managing marketing programs at American Express and OpenTable.