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Organizations greatest fundraising challenge is retaining and cultivating new donors. In 2010 crowd sourcing social good hit unprecedented levels and grassroots activism has proven a viable method for not only raising funds, but also building a community and spreading awareness for your nonprofit. Grassroots fundraising allows your organization to let go of the reigns and empower passionate supporters to raise more money than they ever thought possible for your cause.
We’ll be looking at organizations and individuals who have run successful grassroots fundraisers, for example a gal who raised over $120,000 with a personal paddleboard event that drew media attention.
Webinar Outline: In this 1-hour webinar we’ll teach you the fundamentals of running a successful grassroots fundraiser and show you examples and the numbers to back it up. We’ll also provide the essential tools to get your organization started, including how to set goals, create a plan, gather a support team, communicate your vision, and execute.
What You’ll Learn:
• What is Grassroots fundraising? And why should you do it?
• What are the essential tools needed to run a successful fundraiser?
• How to develop a creative grassroots fundraiser
• Ways to engage your donors, volunteers and board
• How to incorporate grassroots fundraising into your overall fundraising goals
Guest Presenter: Laura Reino, FirstGiving - As a Sr. Sales Consultant at FirstGiving, Laura works with nonprofits to help them exceed their fundraising goals. By demonstrating how organizations can leverage technology and social media to not only raise more funds, but also build awareness and support, Laura helps nonprofits broaden their traditional ideas of fundraising to make them more successful and sustainable for the future.