Summer months are considered a “slower” time for fundraisers. But successful nonprofits find ways to connect with their donors during the”off-season.” It’s an excellent time of year to share powerful stories that engage your donors and cultivate giving well before year-end asks.
This fast-paced, fun, interactive session dives into the power of making authentic, bold, clear word choices, and it MAY forever change how you communicate your organization’s needs. You’ll get an insider’s look at stories shared by other nonprofit organizations. Plan to learn or be reminded of ways to use the power of storytelling this summer to meet or exceed your fall fundraising goals.   Join us to learn:
• How to leverage storytelling and impact messaging
• Effective strategies for deepening engagement
• Non-traditional ideas for donor cultivation
Access Lori’s infographic on this page!
Speaker Lori L. Jacobwith
The first thing people notice when they meet Lori is her passion for the positive. She helps find the “it’s possible” angle to most any fundraising challenge. Lori’s gifts and talents help start-up founders, nonprofit executive directors, and fundraising staff communicate powerfully to exponentially increase their fundraising.
Named one of America’s top fundraising experts, Lori L. Jacobwith is an internationally-recognized master storyteller and fundraising culture change expert. Lori has more than 35-years’ experience helping nonprofit organizations raise more than $500 million dollars from individual donors. And counting.
Not your average coach, speaker, or trainer, Lori’s poise, humor, enthusiasm, and best practices inspire and electrify. She teaches how to connect with and engage others by doing the same herself. By sharing easy-to-implement strategies and tools that inspire even the most-weary or overworked staff, Lori makes learning new things effective and memorable
Host Mary Crogan
Mary has spent more than 20 years in the technology space and has served the needs of nonprofit organizations throughout her career, most notably at Constant Contact and now as the Vice President of Product Marketing at Bloomerang, the complete donor management solution for thousands of small and medium-sized nonprofits. When not working, Mary tends to her flower garden, travels, and enjoys adventures with her dog and family.