An introduction to strategies and ideas for actively engaging your nonprofit board in the fundraising process.
Learn how social media ambassadors can add value to your online activities.
When it comes to engaging board members in fundraising, special events are familiar territory. At their best, board members rally to find sponsors, sell tickets, and network like pros at the event itself. Afterwards, they may exhale and sit back for much of the year until gala time rolls around again. There is an alternative to this cycle.
This Q&A explores the right way to offer attractive pay and benefits and features Pete Smith (Smith Compensation Consulting) and Deborah Davidson (BoardSource).
Replay the transcript of Darian Rodriguez Heyman, editor of Nonprofit Management 101: A Complete and Practical Guide for Leaders and Professionals, and Ann W. Lehman, co-author of Boards That Love Fundraising: A How-To Guide For Your Board, exploring why nonprofit board members should be actively involved in fundraising.
Fundraising consultant Amy Eisenstein and Foundation Center Atlanta director Val Porter answer questions about how your board members and volunteers can raise interest and money for your organization.
Are you the only person hired to fundraise on your team? Do you wear multiple hats and work tirelessly to fulfill your mission? Well, fundraising is a team sport! Each board member shares responsibility for securing your organization’s future. Learn creative ways to get full board participation in fundraising and overcome barriers to funding success.