May 5th, 2020.
“This webinar was very helpful. It gave helpful tips and howto’s to expand my monthly donors.”

Christine McDowell, Friends of the Chicago River



May 5th, 2020.
“This webinar had so much valuable information to offer. Lots of tips and how-tos!”

Suzanne Sughroue, Madonna Rehabilitation Hospitals


April 28, 2020.
“Great suggestion on retainment of monthly givers and utilizing an annualizer.”

Stephen Bartram, MetroSquash



April 28, 2020.
“I’ve seen a lot of fundraising webinars that promise a lot but don’t come through.   This webinar did exactly as promised!   Lots of excellent ideas to further our fundraising outreach and additional tools to accomplish that.   Bravo!!”

Sandra Lewin, Little Brothers Friends of the Elderly



April 28, 2020.
“This webinar was excellent! if all non profit organizations would have listened to this a year ago none of the governmental grants or loans would be as large as they are or maybe not even necessary.”


Dwayne Aboud, El Paso Border Youth Athletic Association


October 3rd, 2019.
I learned the basics of the topic and have several takeaways that I can start implementing for our nonprofit. Thanks!

Katherine Indermaur, Southern Utah Wilderness Alliance


April 17th, 2019.
“If you or you organization needs to develop ways to increase giving, look no further than considering CharityHowTo.  From the registration process all the way to the completion of the webinar, the transition was smooth and worry-free.  The content was presented clearly, just as important the resources given afterward will be useful. We now have better understanding of what it will take to develop, implement our monthly giving program and to sustain it.”

Alexander Arceo, Southeast Seattle Senior Center



April 17th, 2019.
“Excellent and modern information on monthly giving trends that every nonprofit fundraising team should know.”

Sandy Wright, Columbia Riverkeeper


April 17th, 2019.
“This is a very helpful webinar! Erica is knowledgeable and gave me lots of ideas and inspiration.”

Emily Flemming, Center For Family Services


April 11th, 2019.
“Great content on how to “really” grow your monthly giving program!”

Daneshe Bethune, UNION GOSPEL MISSION DALLAS


April 11th, 2019.
“This nonprofit webinar helped me think beyond what we are doing now to create a much more comprehensive monthly donor program.”

Ron Goodman, Orphan Helpers

May 6th, 2020.
“I appreciated the extra materials Ms. Pena provided. It is nice to have a sample to work from especially for the phone transcript.”

Teri McIntyre


May 6th, 2020.
“I am new to the asking side of non-profit fundraising/legacies and learned so much that I will pass on to my team, especially since I was told to stop asking right now. You gave me information to convince everyone to continue to ask.”

Barbara Ezring, Women’s League for Conservative Judaism



May 6th, 2020.
“Ligia is so articulate and thoughtful in her communication. How wonderful that she is sharing her vast knowledge via the CharityHowTo webinars.”

Beverly Ward, Rubicon Theatre Company


May 6th, 2020.
“The presenter was professional, stuck to their time allotment (thank you!), and answered our questions. The information helped me understand different perspectives to overcome my organization’s obstacles. I wouldn’t have signed up for this webinar if it wasn’t free, so thank you very much for making this accessible for those of us whose budgets have been affected by this pandemic!”

Ihoby Rakotomalala



May 6th, 2020.
“I found the presenter very clear and positive, and the sample materials very helpful in putting together a formal legacy program for my organization.”

Karen Uricoli


May 6th, 2020.
“This was helpful even for someone whose organization hasn’t invested much time in developing a legacy program.”

Samantha Scott, Normal Township



May 6th, 2020.
“I enjoyed this speaker and appreciated her no-nonsense personality, frankness and practical tips that can be easily applied. Thanks!”

Megan Turley



May 6th, 2020.
“Awesome information on how to connect with donors and talk to them about leaving a legacy!”

Gwen Griffin, Old World Foundation



May 6th, 2020.
“For those in a quandary about legacy giving, especially now, this was very helpful!”

JoAnn Goldberger, BALTIMORE ANIMAL RESCUE & CARE SHELTER


May 6th, 2020.
“Charity How To webinars are very current and topical!  They are filled with useful tips and techniques for doing the work.”

Alan Rubin


May 6th, 2020.
“The presenter, Ligia Pena, was very clear and responsive. She conveyed a lot of useful tips on legacy campaigns.” 

Rachel Kalikow


May 6th, 2020.
“I enjoyed the presenter and her style. She answered questions quickly and with great advice.”

Dina McGee, Community Foundation for the Alleghenies



May 6th, 2020.
“I really appreciate the opportunity to learn from industry experts. Thank you so much for providing resources that contribute to the sector’s greater success.”

Forough Shafiei, University of Toronto Schools


April 30, 2020.
“Good information on how to operate during these unprecedented times”

Reily Frankum, Kosciusko County Community Foundation


April 30, 2020.
“I got at least three excellent ideas from the presentation that I will implement right away.”

Ted Streuli, Peaceful Family Solutions



April 30, 2020.
“This is so helpful, I learned a lot. Thank you for this free opportunity!”

Elizabeth Wheeler, University of Missouri-Kansas City Foundation



April 30, 2020.
“It is the first time that i have attended a webinar that spoke to the aspects that Liga did. Ever so grateful for this content. So much was shared to enhance legacy giving”

Rashilla Francis



April 30, 2020.
“I loved how informative on how to make it was for the donors to find information to update their wills.”

Jeanette Trevino


April 30, 2020.
“Ligia is personable and knowledgeable. thank you!”

Wendy Rose, The Community Foundation of Pulaski County


April 30, 2020.
“Ligia is an amazing speaker and very knowledgeable about fundraising. I have found her webinars to be informative, invaluable and filled with tips that can be easily implemented within our organization. The bonus tools are especially appreciated!  Thank you Ligia and CharityHowTo for being such a wonderful resource to NFPs and charities!”

Valerie Beyer, Let’s Talk Science



April 30, 2020.
“Ligia is one of the most knowledgeable and strategic experts regarding planned giving. Her insight and guidance are invaluable. Right speaker at the right time. Thank you.”

Sam Young



April 30, 2020.
“New Ideas, motivating speaker, clear and understandable material. Thank you!”

Melinda Vaughn, For His Children (FHC)


April 30, 2020.
“This was a great introduction for me as a small non-profit development officer.  Our entire organization is 2.5 people and I walked away with several ideas we could implement immediately.”

Melissa Turnquist, Texas Center for the Missing



April 30, 2020.
“Ligia was knowledgeable, enthusiastic, and provided actionable, practical advice – a bright spot during these weird times”

Carrie Lenahan, Kansas City Repertory Theatre



April 30, 2020.
“There was a lot of information covered in a short time and the follow up Q&A’s were very valuable. I especially appreciate that Ligia offered to share resources after the webinar and to connect by phone.”

Mel Greenleaf, HousingPlus


April 30, 2020.
“Great webinar, with a wealth of information to easily get your Legacy campaign started.  Thank you!”

Cheryl Glover, Houston County Habitat for Humanity


April 30, 2020.
“This Webinar was so helpful and insightful. I appreciated the way it was presented.”

Karen Rogel, Literacy Inc.



April 30, 2020.
“This was very helpful and speaker was very approachable to assist with information.”


Jeri Hunley, Single Family Living



April 30, 2020.
“Planned Giving or Estate giving is not a program my school has developed, but as we move away from our founding members presence, I can see it is a huge area for growth. Thank you”

Kymberly Marrinson, Chiaravalle Montessori



April 30, 2020.
“This was one of the most informative sessions that I have attended in quite some time.  Real actions that can be implemented immediately and great sample templates.  I will be rewatching this one again!”


Sharon Alexander, Unicorn Children’s Foundation


April 30, 2020.
“I am new to working a small nonprofit wildlife conservation organization. Ligia was extremely helpful providing many ideas on rebooting our legacy program. I would high recommend her services!”

Ashleigh Lutz-Nelson


April 30, 2020.
“This was the perfect amount of useful information, examples, and clear communication from someone who is obviously very knowledgeable on planned giving.”

Sona Hodaie, Parenting Now


April 30, 2020.
“The information was valuable and the presenter was very personable – it is obvious she is an expert in the field!”

Tina Kvitek, Evangelical Lutheran Church in America


April 30, 2020.
“Very informative with concise & practical instructions. Whether you are just starting out or already have a program in place you learned something new.”

Holly Calbat, Cy-Hope and Dierker’s Champs



April 30, 2020.
“Great webinar to get me thinking forward and outside the box. Thanks so much.”

Taylor Smith, Maryam Parman Foundation


April 30, 2020.
“The webinar was packed full of useful tips that I could immediately incorporate with our organization.”  

Angela Williamson, Kentucky Symphony Orchestra

April 23rd, 2020.
“Very insightful webinar. I feel empowered to go launch our #GivingTuesdayNow campaign. Thank you!!!”

Nancy Rivera, Saint Frances of Rome School


April 23rd, 2020.
“This was a great webinar.  There was a ton of practical, useful information. I’m certain that it’s going to make our Giving Tuesday a better experience.”

Laura Wagoner, Michigan Chapter American Academy of Pediatrics


April 23rd, 2020.
“Very useful information. Julia really provided some knowledge that made me as an Executive Director feel that I do not have to be everything to everybody but, at the same time I can be a part of everybody’s situation. Too often we think that we have to be the one who has to accomplish every single item on the list. And as a bonus, she gave a lot of thought provoking ideas on how to get out of the rut that we often put ourselves into.”

Sam Greenholtz 


April 23rd, 2020.
“This webinar was very practical, and engaging. The presenter shared many tools and ideas that I can use in my fundraising. I feel inspired and motivated to try some of these ideas out.“

Aline Batarseh, Sexual & Reproductive Health & Rights for All


April 23rd, 2020.
“As one of only 3 staff members at a nonprofit, keeping up with fundraising is extremely challenging. This webinar gave valuable information in simple steps that will be manageable for us in the midst of all our other daily tasks. Thank you!”

Maria Wong, Common Ground on the Hill



April 23rd, 2020.
“Julia shared some great resources that would have taken me precious time to research on my own. Really appreciative for being steered in a clear direction with lots of options along the way.”

Maria Mitchell, Sacred Share


April 23rd, 2020.
“Julia Campbell is a great presenter, and I’m grateful that CharityHowTo engages her to provide useful information for nonprofits such as mine.”

Peter McDowell



April 23rd, 2020.
“You will always go away from a webinar with some really valuable insight. They are concise and so useful. Thank you CharityHowTo”

Maddie Jensen


April 23rd, 2020.
“Very timely topic (GivingTuesdayNow) with resources we can use to help us in our final preparations. Thank You!”

Cathy Warren


April 23rd, 2020.
“I’m a volunteer at a nonprofit, all the free webinars have been very helpful to more fully understand how I can help our nonprofit.  Thank you”

Claudia Hutter 


April 23rd, 2020.
“Julie Campbell is terrific – compassionate, knowledgeable, practical.  Thank you for offering this extremely helpful webinar.”

Miriam Shames


April 23rd, 2020.
“Thank you for this webinar! I look forward to utilizing the shared resources to start planning our campaign!”

Alexandra Cella, Pal-O-Mine


April 23rd, 2020.
“Excellent and practical ideas that can be used to support a variety of goals.  Really appreciate the approach and the information.”

Kathleen Reese


April 23rd, 2020.
“During the pandemic when we were all scrambling to recover our fundraising projects for the year, I received great professional advice from the CharityHow To Webinars. That guidance helped us make a plan for restructuring our plans.

Elizabeth Comer, Family Violence Prevention Center of Greene County, Inc.


April 23rd, 2020.
“Thank you a million times for the support of non-profits that are struggling..”


Kim Kerschen, Locker #505



April 23rd, 2020.
“All the ideas for #GivingTuesday were wonderful! The presenter was also very informative and genuine. I especially liked her!”

Barbara Moyer, The Arc of Howard County


April 23rd, 2020.
“For most webinars, I find myself drifting away from the webinar screen and answering emails, checking Facebook, etc. This is the first webinar that I was engaged the WHOLE TIME and literally whipped out my phone to take photos of slides for notes and to share with coworkers!”

Marta Werbanowska, DOW BAY AREA FAMILY YMCA



April 23rd, 2020.
“Very constructive information and examples and presented extremely well!  Thank you for the presentation and for making it accessible to all at no cost – during this COVID-19 time where resources are stretched so thin and funding is precarious, we appreciate the resources! Thank you!”

Sharon Brodkey, The Lutheran Family Services


April 23rd, 2020.
“Julie is a very engaging presenter who delivered a tremendous amount of valuable content! Thank you.”

Jennifer Gannett, True Health Initiative



April 23rd, 2020.
“I really appreciate the up to date information available. There has been a plethora of webinars that have supported our organization as we attempt to navigate through this unprecedented time. Although I have had excellent takeaways from every webinar I’ve attended, I find Julie Campbell is my favorite presenter.”

Sarah Wiens



April 23rd, 2020. 
“I have been on quite a few webinars the past few weeks and this was a genuinely good one – a lot of helpful tips, suggestions and resources to move your agency forward – for Giving Tuesday Now and beyond.”

Rich Redding, The Community Place of Greater Rochester, Inc.



April 23rd, 2020.
“It gave us some great ideas along with toolkits to effectively communicate with our supporters”

Jack Hanson, Habitat for Humanity Lake County

April 22nd, 2020.
“As a new development representative for my organization, I found these webinars valuable to forming good habits related to donor care and fundraising.”

Maya Maley, HOPE International


April 22nd, 2020.
“As part of a small nonprofit looking to develop its major donor program, I found this webinar very helpful.  And I’m glad I can share the slides with our Executive Director and Board members.  Thanks!”

Sulling Miller, Reach Incorporated


April 22nd, 2020
“Webinar was informative and shared ideas that I have never considered as a fundraiser.  Like the idea of a rating system, beyond what is provided through screening.“

Lorraine Shim, Nova Southeastern University



April 22nd, 2020
“Invaluable information for staff that are new to the field. Thanks!”

Jane Daniel



April 22nd, 2020
“High quality presentation, especially if someone has no major gifts experience.”

Deborah Miller, The Holden Arboretum


April 22nd, 2020
“Very concise, yet extremely informative. There were a lot of practical takeaways and best practices that I can implement right away.”

Joey Daly



April 22nd, 2020
“CharityHowTo webinar allows me to learn up to date information without needing to spend extra costs on travel and time away from the office.”

Tamara Karam, Kingswood Academy



April 22nd, 2020
“Robin provided clear, concrete steps and processes to create and grow a robust major gifts program. I look forward to implementing her advice.”
Ryan Walls


April 22nd, 2020
“It was extremely thorough and professional.”

Kim Pride, Greater Cleveland Habitat for Humanity

May 7th, 2020.
“I gained some valuable insight regarding creating, facilitating, and assessing virtual events during COVID-19 and beyond.  Thank you!”

Mark Tipton, WERU Community Radio


May 7th, 2020.
“I gained valuable information and new ideas for virtual experiences to present to my organization to engage our donors and our members.”

Carole Bernard, Future Harvest CASA


May 7th, 2020.“I liked the fast pace of the presenter! She was very clear & knowledgeable – from both the technical and marketing side. That’s rare!”

Tyrone Jefferson


May 7th, 2020.“CharityHowTo webinars are timely and accessible. The content is actionable and the presenters are knowledgeable. I highly recommend CharityHowTo webinars.”

Peter Franzen, Ceam


May 7th, 2020.
“Loved the webinar! The presenter was very knowledgeable and included a variety of organization types so that there was something for everyone. I also appreciated the level of detail in ideas that I can take back to my organization and tailor to our groups and resources.”

Kristin Price, Pacific Northwest Ballet



May 7th, 2020.
“Great case studies that got me thinking about new events for our members!”

Marielena Lima, Mount Grace Land Conservation Trust


May 7th, 2020.
“CharityHowTo always takes the time to make their webinars accessible, on point, and very informative”. 

Kimberly Estep, South Fork Conservancy


May 7th, 2020.
“There was some information provided that was outside the box, and different than most other webinars on the same topic.”

Tarra Nystrom, WORTHINGTON RESOURCE PANTRY


May 7th, 2020.
“Current and helpful ideas and solutions! Very much appreciated!”

Paige Miglio, Milford Arts Council


May 7th, 2020.
“This webinar provided, in a very concise manner, a lot of information that will be extremely useful in this time.”

John Ryan, Nassau County Museum of Art


May 7th, 2020.
“This webinar was extremely helpful! It offered actual solutions and ideas, not just theories and broad information.” 

Emily Lloyd


May 7th, 2020.
“Very informative; allowed me to see that my ideas were not so far out and that other organizations were thinking similarly.”

Kashya Burrel, SEVENTY FIVE NORTH


May 7th, 2020.
“This FREE webinar was very insightful and I am absolutely certain that it will grow our organisation’s fundraising base and reach.”

Chepkwemoi Kimtai, UHAI: East African Sexual Health & Rights Initiative


May 7th, 2020. 
“Filled with clear, helpful , effective tips to engage when physical separation is impossible!”

Gretchen Casey



May 7th, 2020.
“Free webinars are an excellent way to improve my professional skills. There, I really appreciate presentations like this one”

Maridel Perdomo, Winn Brook Extended Learning



May 7th, 2020.
“This had great information that reinforced the direction I am headed in for virtual events.”

Angi Francesco, Squam Lakes Association


May 7th, 2020.
“One of the best webinars I’ve been on recently – clear, direct, helpful, real-world-based suggestions that are easily implemented.”

Dana Levin, Jewish Family Service of San Diego



May 7th, 2020.
“Very professional and organized. Caliopy is a very organized and engaging presenter and I learned a lot!”

Carol Booth, Jewish Baby Network


May 7th, 2020.
“A well-structured session with crisp, targeted points that can be put to practical use right away!”

Chuck Tiernan, The Community Foundation of Tampa Bay


May 7th, 2020.
“This webinar covered many of the detailed aspects of successful virtual events that I’ve been looking for and haven’t found in other webinars offered from various sources. The speaker was engaging and very knowledgeable, the slides are useful and something I’ll go back to again, and a huge amount of information was covered in the hour!”

Misty Amarena, Junior Achievement of Southwest New England


May 7th, 2020.
“Caliopy’s webinar was very informative, well-organized, and timely, and she is an engaging, welcoming presenter.  I came away with some good ideas to explore.”

NY Sun Works


May 7th, 2020.
“CharityHowTo gave great ideas on how to engage with volunteers and donors that I plan to implement soon. Thank you CharityHowTo”

Susan Allen, New Life Center


May 7th, 2020.
“I appreciate the free webinar options.  My non-profit does not have extra $ for trainings or continuing education and this helps fill knowledge gaps for our organization.  Thank you!!” 

James Listug, Edgewood High School


May 7th, 2020.
“I am new to a non-profit board and the CharityHowTo webinars have been an amazing resource for me to come up to speed quickly especially during this time of COVID19.  I really appreciate the quality of the webinars, the process you use to manage it and the information you provide to participants.  Excellent!  Thank  you!”

Debbie Kundrat


May 7th, 2020.
“Charity How To webinars offer innovative ideas in how to reach out to donors.”

Patricia Tobino, St. Benedict Catholic Church and School


May 7th, 2020.
“CharityHowTo offered a bunch of really useful free webinars during the stressful time of COVID-19 Stay at Home orders with the isolation of the times. Today’s webinar with Caliopy Glaros was vibrant and upbeat and left me feeling inspired! Learning how to create participatory virtual experiences is essential right now and this webinar gave me a lot of great ideas to discuss with my team and implement. Thank you!!!”

Mary Gyori


Mary 7th, 2020.
“Caliopy presented a great variety of opportunities that our new virtual world has available to us. It was exciting to let her open some of those doors for us and explore some ideas that might work for us.”

Terri Wong, Friends of San Lucas


May 7th, 2020.
“This was an extremely informative presentation that opened my eyes to virtual possibilities in my organization. It covered a lot of material in just one hour.”

Thad Cwiklinski, There Goes My Hero


May 7th, 2020.
“She was a great instructor.  She covered a lot of ground in a short period of time with some new and relevant information that is actually useful, including the case studies and specific examples of success and best practices; really appreciated specific group size research”

Alyson McCarthy, Ronald McDonald House Charities Greater Las Vegas

May 7th, 2020.
“Caliopy’s message for creating and executing a memorable and meaningful participatory virtual experience based on connection makes sense and is easy to practically apply to build donor engagement.”

Siena McLees, Pennsylvania Bar Association.

May 7th, 2020.

“As someone who is just starting to think about what a virtual fundraiser might look like, this presentation was very helpful. The content was clear and simple and the presenter was organized and engaging. Thank you!”

Lori Valentine, Educational Theatre Association

April 20th, 2020.
“There was a lot of valuable information that can be implemented immediately and used for more long-range planning. The speaker was very knowledgeable and had current real-world examples and ideas of the concepts.”

Gabi Hughes, Audubon Society of Western Pennsylvania


April 20th, 2020.
“I am grateful to CharityHowTo for their online webinars.  I always leave with new ideas to move our organization forward.”

Julie Rubsam, NICHES Land Trust


April 20th, 2020.
“Best webinar I have seen since the start of COVID-19.  Packed with practical ideas and examples.”

Erica Sklar


April 20th, 2020.
“CharityHowTo has done such a great job adding value to our campaigns for fundraising that it has replaced local “experts.” I am pleased to say we have saved a lot of money and are communicating better with our donor community. Thank you, CharityHowTo!”

Dean Hahn, Iron Academy


April 20th, 2020.
“The webinar got me thinking out of the box on how to keep donors and members engaged.  Thank you CharityHowTo!”

Cindy Kunnas, Delaware River Towns Chamber of Commerce & Visitors Bureau


April 20th, 2020.
“I think this is absolutely AMAZING that ChartiyHowTo is willing to host FREE webinars to non-profits like myself.  This is my first experience and I plan to attend many more webinars.  Such a great addition to my repertoire of knowledge!!”

Carol Gock, Glock Foundation


April 20th, 2020.
“CharityHowTo helped me think out of the box in how to engage and thank donors, critical volunteers, board members and other important people supporting our organization.  The free webinar they offered also helped me consider other potential fundraising events during the shelter-in-place.”

Donna Cala, Bishop O’dowd High School


April 16th, 2020
“The webinar provided new information about how to enhance virtual experiences. They were not selling a product or platform – the information seems like it can be applied to various situations and groups. As an event professional, I felt this was one of the few webinars that I’ve seen which goes beyond elementary information but actually provides new insights and ideas. For those who are not event professionals I still feel this was a useful webinar that would be accessible to all.”

Libby Hodgin, DPS Foundation


April 15th, 2020
“Time extremely well spent! She was descriptive enough yet to the point. I felt I was constantly engaged and learning during the entire webinar. As I stated before, time extremely well spent!”

Anna DeJulia, Eastern Christian School


April 15th, 2020
“CharityHowTo is incredibly generous with providing free webinars with useful content. That gives me confidence that when I pay for content, it will be even more in-depth. I so appreciate the chance to learn from others.”

Julia Zaher, University of Michigan

April 21st, 2020.
“This webinar answered a lot of questions and gave me info that I did not know before. Very helpful!”

Sara Nelson, Romero Institute


April 21st, 2020.
“Diane was dynamic and engaging, asking and answering specific questions along the way. She touched on a wide variety of budget types in a way that allowed listeners to pull helpful tips regardless of if it directly applied to their organization. I enjoyed this webinar and feel the resources were of great value.”

Kellie Burns, Memory Care Home Solutions


April 21st, 2020.
“Thank you for this very informative session. The content and presentation were very helpful, and the Q&A periods were very responsive.”

Sharon Danks, Green Schoolyards America


April 21st, 2020.
“Very informative for those looking to ensure their grant proposals have a competitive edge among the other organizations competing for grant funds.”

Kirsten Fitzpatrick,  Yes I Can Unity Through Music & Education


April 21st, 2020.
“I appreciate the opportunity to learn the grant makers perspective.”

Breatriz Paz, League of United Latin American Citizens


June 27th, 2019.
“I found Diane’s interactive style to be very engaging. She kept my attention by asking for input from her audience and then sharing out the results. She also uses real-life examples of grant budget forms to generate discussion of positive approaches to diverse budget-writing scenarios (including the scenario with no form at all). Engaging and informative!”

Catherine Mizgerd, Ann Arbor Film Festival


June 20th, 2019.
“This was wonderful! Appreciated how she incorporated basic info and more complex issues into the presentation. The poll questions were a great way to stay engaged and also probably help her continue tailoring to the audience. Also really appreciated that she walked us through a great variety of actual budget forms, which for me is by far the best method to learn/refresh. It was clear she was super prepared, knew her stuff, and skilled at presenting complicated info in simple but engaging terms.”

Susanna Maffeo, Lawyers For Children

April 20th, 2020.
“Thank you for being there for nonprofits during this stressful time!”

Genevieve Morlino, CARITAS For Children


April 20th, 2020.
“The timeliness of the webinar is spot on. Really grateful to have this resource during uncertain times.”

Kristin Beno


April 20th, 2020.
“The presenter was an expert in the topic and communicated information in an efficient and clear manner. As a new program director of a non-profit, I appreciate the free webinars and the excellent content as I embark on my career journey!”

Jill Ellison


April 20th, 2020.
“So very refreshing to see a positive and encouraging take on fundraising during this challenging time!”

Chelsea Sanchez, BENCHMARK Adventure Ministries


April 20th, 2020.
“After all of the reading I have done about this topic, it was wonderful to have an expert confirm my conclusions. Thank you to Jeff Brooks for his insight and expertise.”

Nanci Decker, Cypress Creek FACE


April 20th, 2020.
“CharityHowTo is doing a great service for non-profits with these webinars!”

John Casbarro


April 20th, 2020.
“It’s so important that CharityHowTo is supporting the industry as a whole with these free webinars as it will help us all to cover and be a stronger community working together!”

Lynne Skromeda, Winnipeg Folk Festival


April 20th, 2020.
“The suite of free webinars offered by CharityHowTo continues to help our organization pivot our fundraising activities in response to COVID-19 so we can continue to offer our services during a difficult time.”

Sarah Wiens



April 20th, 2020.
“I appreciate the knowledge that was shared today in regards to fundraising. It really addressed the concerns that I had about asking for money during covid-19.  Thank you so much for offering these free seminars!”

Teri Hill-Mcintyre


April 20th, 2020.
“Not only was this webinar resourceful, it also provided motivation to stay strong and focused during this time of uncertainty.”

Jennifer Lescaleet, KidsPeace


April 20th, 2020. 
“Great content, delivered in an organized and positive manner!  Thanks for the call to BE BOLD!”

Joanne Jones, Bradley Free Clinic


April 20th, 2020.
“Fundraising in the time of the Coronavirus: I needed to hear Be Bold. I needed to hear let the donors decide. I needed to hear how to imagine an ask which makes sense for an organization temporarily closed due to the epidemic. Thank you so much.”

Cheryl Lasher, Refugee and Immigrant Support Services of Emmaus


April 20th, 2020.
“We’re an all-volunteer run national organization that serves families with disabled individuals all over the US. Offering the FREE webinar today gave us really useful info that we can use this week. We could not afford to pay for webinars to get us through the COVID-19 crisis. Thank you!”

Mary Gyori


April 20th, 2020.
“This webinar featured an excellent presenter with vast experiential knowledge of navigating crises of all types facing nonprofits and the impact of these crises on organizations’ fundraising goals.”

Mark Tipton, WERU Community Radio



April 20th, 2020.
“Thank you CharityHowTo for the free webinar on fundraising in the time of the Coronavirus. The information you provided seemed very valuable and will be helpful in navigating these next few months.”

Olivia Nagel, Whaley Children’s Center


April 20th, 2020.
“It covered many of the most pressing fundraising questions.  Made a key point of stressing that regarding fundraising…you need to DO IT NOW! :)”

Jane Daniel


April 20th, 2020.
“I appreciate CharityHowTo offering professional speakers, valuable topics and the chance to earn CFRE credits during this time when we cannot attend in-person meetings and seminars. You will become an important go-to source for professional development! Sincerely”

Cynthia St George



April 20th, 2020.
“This webinar was very helpful and motivating in regards to how to approach fundraising during such a time of uncertainty.  Speaker was motivational and informative and this will be used to help our organization moving forward.  Thank you for what you are providing!”

Kara Huss, The William Mosing Center


April 20th, 2020.
“This was one of the best webinars I have attended recently. It was engaging, the presenter knowledgeable and comforting.” 

Jennifer Laurent,  Shriners Hospitals for Children


April 20th, 2020.
“Very encouraging and extremely helpful for communicating with reluctant board members the need for moving forward with fund raising.”

Clara Lewis


April 20th, 2020.
“This was wonderful general information and advice on how to navigate the Covid-19 crisis and work with it to maintain or increase revenue for non-profit organizations, whether they directly support those in need or not.”

Alice Reiner


April 20th, 2020.
During this difficult time, it is hard to know what direction to take in our fundraising campaign.  This seminar gave us helpful advice about how to ask in this environment and what to continue to do in the future.”

Deborah Lewis


April 20th, 2020.
“This CharityHowTo webinar supported my organization by confirming the necessary steps needed to sustain our mission! We are looking forward to turning some of these to-do items into action ASAP!”

Margot Piper, TreeFolks


April 20th, 2020.
“I needed an arsenal of fact regarding the ask and its appropriateness during COVID19 as well as messaging to take back to my board to convince them to move forward with fundraising. This provided exactly that!”

Sherry Pease, THE FOOTHILL CONSERVANCY

April 15th, 2020.
“The presenter rocked! Thank you.”

Bob Crunstedt, Minnesota Swimming


April 15th, 2020.
“Mr. Koshy’s presentation was clear, concise and very helpful. Love that he respects time of participants too!”

Cheryl Crowell, Cultural Tourism DC


April 15th, 2020.
“CharityHowTo webinars are always thorough and well presented. I feel like they always make good use of my time.”

Kay Velardo, Community Counseling Center


April 15th, 2020.
“This was helpful and informative. I appreciated how the presenter left time at the end and answered so many questions in a short amount of time.”

Kay Clark, Southwestern Ohio Hemophilia Foundation


April 15th, 2020.
“Well informed and engaging presentation on a complex federal program with many special considerations. I already know a fair amount about the PPP and EIDL and still got useful information. Thank you!”

Franca Brilliant


March 17th, 2020.
“I enjoyed the legacy giving webinar and the outline of the steps of moving those interested to becoming someone who pledges. Well thought out instruction and engaging. Thank you!”

Kenneth Gordon, IFYE Association of the USA



March 17th, 2020.
“I found the presenter to be excellent and engaging in presenting a lot of great information about starting a legacy giving program in a clear and concise way.”

Jan Latorre-Stiller, Cambridge Neighbors

March 5th, 2020.
“Yet another great webinar hosted by Diane Leonard!  I deeply appreciate her expertise and ease with the subject; she is able to take huge concepts and distill them down to manageable, practical knowledge, making it accessible to all experience levels.  Thank you, CHT, for continually providing such quality presenters.”

Juliann Thomason

March 5th, 2020.
“This was a really great way for me to learn about financial narratives in grant writing, especially for me as a new grant professional. I will definitely utilize these strategies in future projects. Thank you!”

Rachel Hertzberg, The Cabot

May 22nd, 2019.
“This is so useful in terms of bridging the qualitative/narrative storytelling elements and the quantitative numbers elements of a grant. Really liked how interactive it was! This makes it so much more easy to get through (esp as numbers can sometimes be boring and draining, although obviously important)- thank you!”

Sophia Ritchie, Habitat for Humanity Greater SF

How to Amplify Your Nonprofit’s Cause and Raise Money with Instagram Stories

March 3rd, 2020.
“I thought I knew a lot about using Instagram Stories, but realized there was so much more to learn and CharityHowTo helped me understand how I can get even more interaction with followers using storytelling through IG Stories.”

Katie Brandenburger


March 3rd, 2020.
“Lots of great material here — especially to download and review later.”

Tom Cattapan, Bellarmine Jesuit Retreat House

March 4th, 2020.
“This webinar has given me great confidence in getting our monthly giving program started. It made us realize we have all the tools and Erica provided the empowerment we needed to really own the process and planning.”

Jill Adelman, The Abbey of the Hills Inn & Retreat Center


February 25th, 2020.
“This webinar was an excellent way for my organization to start thinking about how to get our monthly giving program off the ground! From larger-concept overviews to the finer details of practically managing a program – Erica Waasdorp’s guidance provides both the information and confidence to make it happen.”

Becca Vaughn, ReadWorks



February 25th, 2020.
“Erica, the presenter, was fast paced and covered a lot of ground. Her practical tips and shared perspective gave me confidence to get started on my own monthly giving campaign.”

Robert Jespersen


February 25th, 2020.
“It was a very helpful introduction to the how’s and why’s of monthly giving fundraising.”

Aidsand Wright-Riggins


February 25th, 2020.
“As a novice in the fundraising world the Monthly Giving Program webinar helped me understand the full scope of what is needed to establish a successful monthly giving program.”

Rosa Contreras, Kitchen Table Advisors



February 25th, 2020.
“Very helpful ideas to branding a monthly giving campaign”

Stephen Bartram, MetroSquash


May 15th, 2019.
“This nonprofit webinar conveys a lot of helpful information for anyone who is interested in starting a monthly giving program but is unsure of what steps to take or where to begin. From setting up online payment methods to creating a step-by-step strategy, this webinar was very helpful. I’ll definitely be going back and referring to my slides and notes!”

Mackenzie Sains, TerraCorps


May 9th, 2019.
“I took a Monthly Giving nonprofit webinar and it was PHENOMENAL! I could have spent hours digging for the kind of information that was presented in that training and it was useful, well organized, and inspiring. Thank you for organizing CharityHowTo and getting such qualified speakers!”

Alyssa Acosta, Colorado Open Lands


May 9th, 2019.
“Wonderful presentation, great how-to information and motivational.”

Laurie Pinove, Pinellas Association for Retarded Children


May 9th, 2019.
“It has inspired me.”

Jamie Caperton, Habitat for Humanity of Teller County


May 9th, 2019.
“This was very good- gives me a lot to think about as I plan our giving program.”

Jill Charsky, The Salvation Army

How to Market and Promote Your Nonprofit Videos (including your thank you videos)

February 12th, 2020.
“Such a comprehensive webinar across all mediums – I learned so much!”

Sheri Madsen, RedRover


February 12th, 2020.
“I walked away with pages of notes and ideas for me to use in my own work. I’m excited to put what I learned to use.” 

Colleen Turner, DOWNTOWN DAYTON PARTNERSHIP

February 11th, 2020.
“I am preparing my first silent auction ever, and this Webinar was extremely helpful for planning and organizing the entire process.”

Elaine Pirozzi, Live It Learn It


February 11th, 2020.
“AJ has so much experience. I really appreciated her sharing what works from having done auctions for so many years. It was incredibly valuable to learn what is tried and true and why she makes the choices she makes.”

Eileen Robinson


June 11th, 2019.
“Very useful to get organized in preparation for a large event!”

Carol Winters, Open Door Health Cente


June 11th, 2019.
“Appreciate the expertise on the difficult subject of silent auctions!”

Leonor McCall-Rodriguez


June 5th, 2019.
“She knows her stuff!  Well organized and covers all the important basics and critical details.”

Sheila Schat, Salud Para La Gente


June 5th, 2019.
“I really like receiving the materials before the webinar begins. I like to follow along and hand write notes. Thanks again.”

Jamie Bischoff, Community Violence Intervention Center


June 5th, 2019.
“Very informative!”

Cori Woods, Lookingglass Theatre Company

February 4th, 2020.
“I liked the examples and the opportunity to test what we learned during the webinar.”

Vanessa Park, Fairwinds Nantucket’s Counseling Center


February 4th, 2020.
Amazing webinars with extremely knowledgeable presenters that give plenty of relevant and easy-to-understand information.”

Andrew Schlerf, Catholic Charities San Bernardino and Riverside Counties


February 4th, 2020.
 “Love how very specific this and other webinars are, with great use-today, hands-on tools! Thank you!”

Michelle Witte, LEAGUE OF WOMEN VOTERS MINNESOTA


February 4th, 2020.
“Jeff offered simple suggestions that could be implemented immediately in my organization.” 

Sally Crusan,Herring Gut Learning Center


January 28th, 2020.
“I found this webinar to be informative and a great place to jump off of with regards to acknowledging and thanking donors!”

Sara Jaffe, Wolf Trap Foundation


January 28th, 2020.
“I’ve been fundraising for many years, but even with years behind me, a refresher is always worth the time as we can forget some of the details that become habit.”

Mindy Kolin, McKamey Animal Center



April 29th, 2020.
“The speaker was great. Engaging and informative and the topic was important and relevant. All fundraisers need reminding how important phone calls are to our job and how best to approach calls with confidence and success. This webinar provided great tools and inspiration to get started.”

Genevieve Fletcher, North Florida Land Trust


April 14th, 2020.
“This is a wonderful how to for beginners and some nice highlights for those needing a refresh.”

Debra Scarpella, Goodwill Industries of Denver


April 14th, 2020.
“Even as a person who has been in fundraising for 20 years I found Simon’s take on phone fundraising informative with lots of little tidbits to freshen up my calls.”

Suzanne Sughroue,  Madonna Rehabilitation Hospitals


April 14th, 2020.
“I think that this webinar provided some useful tips that I can use during different fundraising phone calls.”

Mackenzie Lauermeier,  Mission Services of London


April 14th, 2020.
“Terrific presentation! Simon is very knowledgeable”

Mary MacFarlane, Plimoth Plantation


April 14th, 2020.
“I like how he broke down the process of a phone call with a donor. It made me feel like I can do that too!”

Ashley Schmitt, The Humane Society of Greater Dayton 


February 3rd, 2020
“It was obvious, Simon is a seasoned phone solicitor. But, he made phone calls for donations sound simple by emphasizing human conversation.”

Robert Jespersen



January 28th, 2020.
“Simon was very thorough.  His slides were easy to follow.  He answered questions from the audience very thoughtfully.”

Stephanie Cook, Corvian Community School


June 27th, 2019.
“I had never thought about telephone fundraising before, and now I am excited to try it!”

Tanyella Evans,  NABU.ORG


June 27th, 2019.
“Very engaging presenter -knowledgeable, great & practical advice offered / appreciated the samples & examples”

Paul Mulligan


June 25th, 2019.
“I loved this webinar. I loved how they showed how to make calls and they were able to tell us how and what to say to people you are calling.”

Kara Bottler, UCP of Stanislaus County


June 25th, 2019.
“Clear, concise, encouraging. Have a structure, not a script.”

Marty Smith, The Society of St. Vincent de Paul Omaha


April 2nd, 2019.
“Simon made the time move quickly with a well-organized presentation, covering the essentials, reinforcing his points with real-life examples, data supporting his recommended approaches, and providing practical insights that will help me improve my effectiveness as an asker and trainer. “

Timothy Voss


April 2nd, 2019.
“I like that Simon addressed that “fear of the phone” right at the start. Then he helped guide in very practical ways who to call and what to say. AND who not to call. This is not a cold call presentation. Totally the opposite and very valuable.”

Sarah Thornburg, Friends in Deed


April 2nd, 2019.
“This nonprofit webinar was informative, humorous, and uniquely catered toward fundraising professionals.”

Eileen Nemoda, National Multiple Sclerosis Society

January 9th, 2020.
“Diane is extremely helpful and responsive to specific questions. This was my second webinar with Diane and I will definitely look out for her future trainings, she holds a wealth of actionable information.”

Allie Hughes, Equality California


January 9th, 2020.
“The webinar was extremely detailed and had great visuals to help understand the sometimes more difficult topics of discussion.”

Vera Bianchini, THE FILM SOCIETY OF MINNEAPOLIS ST. PAUL



May 15th, 2019.
“This nonprofit webinar was one of the most “accessible” in regards to tangible examples and next steps. I’m a consultant, so the grant webinars aren’t always applicable to my professional reality. I appreciate the fact that Diane’s materials, examples, and suggestions addressed grant writing in the agency and the consulting environments.”

Stephanie Davidson


May 15th, 2019.
“This gave me great insights on how to create and engage a grant team that can complete better grant applications.”

Joseph Fussner, Healthy Visions Cincinnati


May 6th, 2019.
“This is the most engaging nonprofit webinar I have participated in yet! I really enjoyed that the content was presented in a digestible manner.”

 Genna Mvalo, National Brain Tumor Society


May 6th, 2019.
“The presenter does an excellent job of merging those in the starting/beginning phases of forming a grant team with those further along. The most engaging nonprofit webinar I’ve ever participated in.”

Beani Purdy,  Healthy Visions Cincinnati

January 15th, 2020.
“Diane was very helpful and knowledgeable.”

Chalice Mitchell, The Artist Book Foundation


January 15th, 2020.
“All webinars promise to deliver useful content. CharityHowTo’s webinars are the most on-point, the most “all killer, no filler.””

Alex Bennett



January 8th, 2020.
“Excellent, to the point and informative!”

Ellen Bartlett, Framing Our Community, Inc.


January 8th, 2020.
“As someone VERY new to the grant process, I was concerned about being able to follow the material. Diane Leonard did a great job covering this topic in a manner that everyone could relate to regardless of their level of experience.”

Patrick Sutherland.


January 8th, 2020.
“very practical tips and presented in a way that a beginner could be engaged even though the content was new”

Katheryn Sleziak


May 16th, 2019.
“This was very useful information.  Lots of tips that cleared up a confusion I have with writing online character limited proposals”

Robin Balfanz, YWCA Southeast Wisconsin


May 16th, 2019.
“Excellent information shared by knowledgable, engaging presenter.”

Georgia Ackerman


May 16th, 2019.
“As a beginner in the field of Grant writing.  this presentation gave some really good tips that can save a bunch of heartache from the get-go!”

Jen DeVries, Bible League International


May 7th, 2019.
“She suggested tricks and tools that I never would have thought of.”

Sarah Grassilli,  Langley Residential Support Services, Inc

May 6th, 2020.
“Diane was incredibly clear and provided relevant helpful information for federal grants and grant writing in general. She kept the audience engaged through participation and encouragement. I feel much more confident moving forward with grant writing and exploring the possibility of additional federal grants to support the mission of my nonprofit employer.”

Jessica Wright, New York City Relief


May 6th, 2020.
“Diane Leonard is a wealth of knowledge concerning the grant-seeking process.”  

Tammy O’Dell, Motlow State Community College


December 19th, 2019.
“The webinar was engaging and interactive. It was well designed to allow for refresher overviews on topics, interactive learning, examples, and resource sharing.”

Jinai Amos, Cleveland Rape Crisis Center



December 19th, 2019.
“Review of SMART objectives and the Mock Review was most helpful to me as a proposal developer.”

Kendra Anderson


June 13th, 2019.
“Diane was very engaging and has a lot of good information for starting and intermediate grant writers, as well as mavericks who have more time in the field and want to keep up with grant trends at the federal level.”

Sara Walker, Pensacola Habitat for Humanity


June 13th, 2019.
“Very thorough overview and extremely helpful.”

Pa Bonina, Habitat for Humanity of South Palm Beach County


June 5th, 2019.
“What I got out of this nonprofit webinar was a better understanding of how to write SMART objectives, the value of “thinking like a reviewer”, and the importance of engaging colleagues to ensure your message and objectives are clear and understandable. Worth the time!”

Becca Stievater, Wildlife Conservation Network


June 5th, 2019.
“Diane provides clear and concise information about the extremely complicated subject of federal grants.”

Jeffrey Cornett, Muskingum County Library System

March 31th, 2020.
“Very engaging presenters. Enthusiastic celebration of introverts and clear and precise how-to’s.”

Elizabeth McNamara, Full Circle Consulting


December 18th, 2019.
“There was a LOT of information! I loved that it ran 1 1/2 hours, instead of trying to fit that much information into only one hour. It didn’t feel rushed or like we were missing something important.”

Kelli Knapp, Warren Library Association



December 10th, 2019.
“The presentation from CharityHowTo was extremely relevant and sincere, not just a text book. The presenters have first hand knowledge on the topic they present. They are easy to relate too. Great group of professionals!”

Laurie Pinover, PARC


December 10th, 2019.
“I greatly appreciate that they both began with some of their personal experiences. I am glad we were given some concrete examples of how to structure a cold call and what that looks like in practice, as opposed to a presenter telling us just to “boost our confidence”.

Destiny Johnson


June 6th, 2019.
“Throughout three decades of fundraising I’ve often questioned how my INFP brain could have allowed it. “Chatting” — pushing past “no” — “getting together for lunch” — joining organizations to “network” — for me the math is just wrong. Through this excellent webinar — presented by people like me — I received great new strategies and specific tools to work with my “deficit” without questioning my need to nurture the quiet that feeds me. Thank you! “

Nela Long, CHRISTUS Health


June 6th, 2019
“Fundraising for Introverts – Didn’t think it was possible, but Nikki and Simon taught someone who’s been in fundraising for a while, new ways to capitalize on the strengths of being an introvert. Great webinar!”

Therese BianchiCatholic Health


June 6th, 2019.
“Both presenters were very engaging and knowledgeable. They used their own experiences to enhance the sector best practices for fundraising! Will be re-watching again.”

Kaleema Kerbs, Hands On Greater Portland


June 6th, 2019.
“As introverts do, the presenters spoke with empathy for all of us listeners. The tips were so useful, and I’m more likely to download and use the supplementary materials than I have been for any other webinar.”

Sue Yip, Merced Housing Texas


June 6th, 2019.
“Nikki and Simon have provided so much information that has allowed me to feel more empowered to do my job effectively. Fundraising and relationship-building as an introvert can be difficult, but with these tips, tricks, and advice, I feel much more confident!”

Joshua Webb, Center for Leadership Development


May 28th, 2019.
“Excellent primer for introverts and fundraisers! Outstanding overview.”

Marshall Martin, National Naval Aviation Museum


May 28th, 2019.
“I found this webinar to be very interesting and informative. It was very helpful to learn about some techniques to use as an introvert as well as some of the fundraising strengths that introverts have. I look forward to trying out some of the techniques and checking out the resources!”
Sharon Satterwhite May 28th, 2019.
“I found this webinar to be very interesting and informative. It was very helpful to learn about some techniques to use as an introvert as well as some of the fundraising strengths that introverts have. I look forward to trying out some of the techniques and checking out the resources!”

Elise Middleton, Music for All, Inc.

December 10th, 2019.
“Staff learned so much about what we have been doing correctly and how we can improve our processes.”

Victoria Kranze, National Kidney Foundation of Louisiana, Inc.


December 10th, 2019.
“Excellent presentation; good information shared!”

Diana Butz, Unity Hospice


December 4th, 2019.
“The webinar on hiring amazing fundraising staff provided a LOT of useful information about hiring in general, and also tailored information to hiring and retaining development staff. A great deal of information was covered in a short time, numerous additional questions were answered, and I would highly recommend this webinar to anyone looking to hire and retain development staff – in other words, all non profit organizations. Thank you so much!”

Roger Falcon, The Disability Rights Fund

November 20th, 2019.
“The webinar content was affirming to our practices and provided opportunities to brainstorm and investigate some of our practices.”

Stephanie Wood, Denver Museum of Nature & Science

April 14th, 2020.
“The presenter showed great examples of effective stories. Very helpful!”

Wendy Keller, Magic City Discovery Center


April 7th, 2020.
“I like how straightforward, simple and clear Julia presents all of this information. I’m working for a non-profit but also thinking of starting my own (a different need), however the art of reaching people that also have a shared passion, is the same!  Thank you and I look forward to sharing your information with my team!”

Jane Johns


April 7th, 2020.
“Julia is a great presenter and is very knowledgeable.  Especially appreciate willingness to share tools and resources that participants can refer to and use after the webinar is over.”

Cassidy Titcomb, Community Action Partnership of Ramsey and Washington Counties


November 19th, 2019.
“Tools and resources shared were very helpful!”

Corinne Yank, GoPhilanthropic Foundation


November 19th, 2019.
“The webinar today was informative and the presenter was engaging and very focused. I really appreciate that we have access to the materials as I will definitely want to review them later and make a plan of action for my organization!”

Mary Wallace, Indiana Association of Area Agencies on Aging


November 12th, 2019.
“This webinar was helpful in helping me see the larger goals and possibilities of digital storytelling. I feel more capable and compelled to empower ambassadors to tell the story of my organization.”

Raq Massey, Riley’s Way Foundation


November 12th, 2019.
“Excellent information! And, the best part is that I feel I have a guideline of how I can actually implement a storytelling plan. Thank you!”

Gabriella Torres, YWCA Clinton


November 12th, 2019.
“All the webinars are very well organized and packed with information.”

Cassie, Froeba, North Florida Land Trust


November 12th, 2019.
“Julia was very engaging and left me with a lot to think about. As soon as the webinar ended, I had a list of action steps I wanted to take to start building a team of storytellers.”

Justin Cutsinger, Alderwood Community Church


November 12th, 2019.
“I am new to this kind of fundraising so I am now thinking in entirely different, concrete terms  about how to proceed. I am confident that the information I got today is going to help enormously.”

Steve Leeper, Peace, Education, Art, Communication (PEAC) Institute


November 12th, 2019.
“This is the best webinar I have ever attended.  Julia had my attention from the start to the end and I look forward to going back and revisiting the webinar, so much good info.”

Todd Vradenburg, Will Rogers Motion Picture Pioneers Foundation


May 9th, 2019.
“Julia is a font of knowledge in all areas of digital fundraising. Her genuine enthusiasm for nonprofit marketing and fundraising is inspiring. This topic was extremely timely for me since I just launched a digital ambassador program and I’m looking for ways to keep our members engaged and excited. I’ll definitely be able to use many of the suggestions provided in this nonprofit webinar to amplify our campaign.”

Adam Blanchard, Dayton Children’s 

April 8th, 2020.
“Julia gave me the info to go from zero to 60 in my FaceBook campaign. Didn’t understand before how it worked. Now I do. I am the executive director of a micro non-profit museum and I left with my head exploding with ideas. Thanks Julia, you showed me how.”

Emil Guillermo


April 8th, 2020.
“This webinar is value to EVERYONE working in fundraising!”

Mercerdes Brown, The Dallas Theater Center


November 21st, 2019.
“Very informative”

Kenneth Dowdy, Georgia Agape


November 21st, 2019.
“This webinar was packed with good information. Many webinars have fluff and filler, but this one had meaty content and was engagingly presented, (i.e. not boring!)”

Stacey Mohr, Big Brothers Big Sisters of Bay Area


November 21st, 2019.
“This webinar made it so easy to start your Facebook fundraising journey for any small non-profit. I am so excited to get started!”

Alyse Plattos, Fox Valley United Way


November 21st, 2019.
“Webinar was very helpful as I now have some idea as to where to start and what to do.”

David Doolittle, North Central New Mexico Veterans Transportation Network


November 13th, 2019.
“The information that Julia provided in this webinar will definitely help our non-profit utilize Facebook better to engage & build our community, & ultimately raise more money! This was an excellent webinar & I’m excited to take more!”

Melvin Miller


November 13th, 2019
“Julia Campbell knows what she’s talking about. Her webinars are among the best I’ve ever watched and I highly recommend attending one of hers!”

Elizabeth Hansen, Teen Lifeline


June 20th, 2019.
“This webinar was very helpful. Our presenter, Julia, gave us a lot of information that I wouldn’t have known about otherwise. Thank you! We are very excited to launch a FB Fundraising Campaign.”

Lisette Bordallo


June 20th, 2019.
“Fantastic useful info in an easy-to-digest format. Thank you!”

Mat Loup, The Arthritis Society


May 1st, 2019.
“There was a lot of valuable information that I wasn’t aware of in this nonprofit webinar. Thank you!”

Dawn Bousamra, Benzie Senior Resources


May 1st, 2019.
“Not only I enjoyed a good webinar but also received a lot of additional content!”

Kathryn Stolp


April 23rd, 2019.
“This was the most helpful nonprofit webinar I’ve seen in a long time! I loved seeing behind the scenes of the donation platform so I know what I’m getting my organization into instead of going in blindly.”

Amber Freeland,  The Cooper Institute


April 23rd, 2019.
“Julia’s webinars are some of my favorites. She is always engaging and her presentations help me do better for my organization.”

Laci Comer, The Healing Place

November 20th, 2019.
“Diane made what can be an intimidating topic approachable.  She broke down some practical steps that give one confidence to move forward.”

Debby Riordan, Association Montessori International / USA


November 13th, 2019
“I am new to the nonprofit environment and tasked to perform many new jobs and duties related to development.  Grants and grant writing are new and Grant Maker Relationship 101 was the perfect starting point for me. Well laid out and presented, I now have a basic understanding of the how and the courage to go out and make that call (or send that email) to a prospective grantmaker.”

Marshall Martin, National Naval Aviation Museum


May 23rd, 2019.
“I asked for guidance from ChairtyHowTo about my very tiny non-profits’ challenges and they directed me to this particular session which proved to be perfect. It gave me a lot of ideas and fresh direction. Also helpful for me as I morph into becoming BOD President for another small nonprofit.”

Katherine Doolittle


May 23rd, 2019.
“Diane Leonard’s presentation covered actual decision points in how to (successfully) reach out to a funder, which lifted the content off the slide and into my brain. I found that re-thinking certain pivotal steps was exactly the instruction mode — highly engaged — I have been yearning for. Thank you!”

Nela Long, CHRISTUS Health


May 23rd, 2019.
“It’s rare to be engaged so well in a webinar. I typically expect to get distracted by email or other work and passively listen, but this was intriguing and informative.”

Megan Arch, USC Rossier School of Education


April 30th, 2019.
“Diane not only walked the webinar participants through common pitfalls with regard to building relationships with grantmakers, she gave us actionable strategies for communicating with grantmakers and turning the somewhat awkward moment of introduction into real opportunities for nonprofits.”

Virginia Loperana, Habitat for Humanity New York City


April 30th, 2019.
“Valuable insight and excellent tips on how to develop new and sustainable relations with Grantmakers.”

Charlene Anderson, Tri-Valley Conservancy

January14th, 2020.
“The presenter was very knowledgeable about the topic and I learned about some great new resources. Great job!”

Miriam Thompson, Marigold Library System


January14th, 2020.
“I’ve been making infographics from scratch for the last several years. Nikki presented some very valuable tools that will help me streamline this process and save me a ton of time in the future. She also shared ways to use the same graphic across multiple platforms. Overall, it was totally worth the time and money!”

Keri Boyce, Community Medical Clinic of Kershaw County


January14th, 2020.
“Good introductory information.”

Karen Jepson-Innes, WonderLab Museum of Science, Health & Technology


January 14th, 2020.
“Efficiently presented and informative”

Cerlyn Cantave


January 7th, 2020.
“The Infographic webinar was a great session for everyone from the graphic designer to the marketing pro who needs to brush up on what to do with the massive info dump that is often called a boring annual report.”

Annette Steiner


January 7th, 2020.
“It was so great learning of the tools that can be used to create our own infographics. In the long run, this will help save our organization time and money!”

Point Reyes Station, Heather Clapp


January 7th, 2020.
“I’m not a graphic artist, but these “how-to” tips will ensure that I can create a visually appealing annual report!”

Scott Walters, Mobility Worldwide


January 7th, 2020.
“As a development director, this gave me some solid ideas and better ways to share our information with donors and the larger community.”

Elizabeth Goral-Makowski, Support Our Aging Religious


January 7th, 2020.
“I’ve yet to write an annual report – seemed very daunting – but this webinar actually made the prospect of tackling the first look like fun!”

Judy Telge


January 7th, 2020.
“Most helpful webinar of all the ones I have attended. actually showing us how to create the infographics in one of the tools she recommended was incredibly helpful.”

Natalie Billas, Welvista


January 7th, 2020.
“Nikki was very personable and resourceful in the various ways we can use basic-step tools online to create stunning infographics for our organizations. Her demonstration of one of the websites was insightful!”

Christy Rahrig, Muskingum County Community Foundation


January 7th, 2020.
“Nikki’s presentation was engaging, colorful, and full of practical tips that made infographic creation seem very accessible and achievable, even for beginners!”

Crystal Anderson, Nepal Youth Foundation


January 7th, 2020.
“So much information! I will need time to digest all of this!”

Isabelle Cramp, Morinville Community Library


January 7th, 2020.
“It was very informational from beginner to pro. Gave me new insights on how to present more appealing AR info”

Joseph Sawyer, Forever Young Foundation


November 6th, 2019.
“This was an excellence use of my 90 minutes. Presenter was engaging and very well prepared. I appreciate that in addition to teaching ways to use infographics to increase donor engagement, she also gave us a list of free resources and great examples so we could create our own infographics. Well worth my time and money for what I learned today.”

Nancy Mcullar, Casa of Berks County


November 6th, 2019.
“Really helps demystify infographics for absolute beginners.”

Andrea Whelan, Clean Air Carolina


November 6th, 2019.
“I enjoyed listening to the presenter who was very knowledgeable. In addition, I liked how this webinar gave real-life examples of other charities who are utilizing infographics in an engaging and effective way. Also, I liked when the presenter showed us quickly how to use Canva.” 

Liliane Gomes, Nicholas Center 


October 31st, 2019.
“Nikki delivered actionable information on how to create effective Annual Report infographics, including both what to include (and not), how to present it, and tools that will make it easier to accomplish.”

Thomas Robinson, AIDS Foundation Houston


October 31st, 2019.
“It’s so timely that this was done on Halloween. I learned many valuable “tricks” and it was a great treat. Thank you so much!”

Shauna Moses, New Jersey Association of Mental Health and Addiction Agencies


October 31st, 2019.
“I found the information helpful – especially the addition of resources that I can use to supplement my projects.”

Pam Fultz, Sidney-Shelby County YMCA


October 31st, 2019.
“Great webinar! Very engaging, clear information, and awesome resources provided. Thank you!”

Rachel Ablack, Ancient Forest Alliance


July 3rd, 2019.
“This webinar was a great way to solidify the things our organization was doing right, as well as give us new tools that could make us better.”

Nora Weiss, Good Sports


July 3rd, 2019.
“Nikki’s webinar helped me feel more confident (and excited) about transforming my organization’s bland annual report to a vibrant and engaging infographic.”

Kourtney Wilson, disAbility Law Center of Virginia


June 18th, 2019.
“Loved the examples that were shared and key takeaways!”

Nichole Palmer, Friendship Home


June 18th, 2019.
“A valuable resource; thanks for the templates – they stimulate creativity.”

Beverly Carlton, Olive Hill Community Economic Development Corporation, Inc.


June 12th, 2019.
“This was my first CharityHowTo webinar and I’m so glad I spent the dollars to attend. The host was extremely knowledgeable and friendly, and I absolutely felt the investment was worth my time/money.”

Liz Underwood


June 12th. 2019.
“I was very impressed with the presenter, she was personable and relate-able. She definitely knew the topic and was very helpful in providing pertinent information.”

Beani Purdy, Healthy Visions Cincinnati

October 30th, 2019
“Presenter was enthusiastic and knowledgeable.  I like how she weaved research into her presentation and made her recommendations evidence-based.  I also liked how she brought in ideas – like submitting for a national award or the mayor’s proclamation.  Most important, though, was the presentation on intrinsic/extrinsic motivators and on unspoken expectations.  Well done. Glad I took the time to participate in this webinar.”

Nancy McCullar, Casa of Berks County


October 30th, 2019
“Knowing that we should show appreciation for volunteers is not news … but knowing HOW can be the difference in creating successful volunteer retention. I’m grateful for Tobi’s practical approach in strategy, and innovative recommendations on how to further personal connections. Great webinar!”

Lindsay Obringer, Keys School


October 30th, 2019
“Innovative and helpful”

Kathy Harris, Plymouth Place


October 30th, 2019
“Great ideas and information to help keep volunteers engaged”

Erinn Burch, United Way of Eastern New Mexico


April 16th, 2019.
“Addressed many of our concerns effectively. Great ideas we can put to use right away! Appreciate that we have access to tools (worksheets, handouts, etc.)”

Karen Conway,  Camano Senior Services Association


April 16th, 2019.
“Very resourceful and great ideas about volunteer appreciation.”

Tracy Bennett, Jewish Federation of Raleigh-Cary


April 11th, 2019.
“In 90 minutes, I got ideas and answers to issues that I have struggled with for two years!  Thank you so very much!”

Deb Bassett, The Center: 7 Rivers LGTBTQ Connection


April 11th, 2019.
“This nonprofit webinar reminded me how much more important it is to recognize peoples efforts with words and actions rather than “gifts” or “rewards”.” 

Anita Murphy, Jasper-Dubois County Public Library


April 11th, 2019.
“Our small nonprofit relies on volunteers to achieve our mission.  We have been very fortunate to attract a solid group of dedicated volunteers. We have been looking for meaningful ways to thank these longtime folks as well as attract and engage new people.  This nonprofit webinar provided concrete suggestions to help us achieve those goals.  I look forward to listening to volunteer recruitment next!”

Laurie Cleveland, Sourland Conservancy


April 11th, 2019.
“Succinct and approachable. The supporting material and references seem to really help bring action to the topic, and gave much food for thought!”

Thom Browers, Marillac St. Vincent Family Services

October 29th, 2019.
“This was our first experience with CharityHowTo. Not knowing what to expect, I was pleasantly surprised by the high quality and value of the webinar.”

Jamie Banks, Quiet Communities 


October 29th, 2019.
“This webinar was well organized and presented a comprehensive approach to handling LOI’s that was very clear and concise.”

Julie Rivnak-McAdam


May 30th, 2019.
“What’s special about Diane’s webinar, aside from the rich content, is that she offers to review attendee’s LOI’s and invites them to contact her directly. That’s worth its weight in gold!”

Juliana Field, Cradles to Crayons


May 30th, 2019.
“Very useful information on such a niche concept that is not widely known.”

Chaney Carlson-Bullock, Scholar Athletes


May 21st, 2019.
“A very engaging webinar that was well structured and easy to follow. I also appreciate the presenter’s willingness to give out her contact information and to do a 30-minute one-on-one session with us.”

Mia White, ToolBank USA


May 21st, 2019.
“This was very helpful. Look forward to taking another nonprofit webinar soon.”

Sophia Gianfrancisco, The Cycle Effect

October 17th, 2019.
“A few years ago, I attended a state agency’s grant writing workshop. The takeaway was “please give us more stories” which surprised me. From then on I vowed to work in stories so that my government grants at least caught the eyes and memories of reviewers. The takeaway from this excellent webinar was that the whole application is a story and to make sure you are clear and consistent in that story-telling. I learned that there were many forms and levels of stories giving me many more options. Thank you”

Heidi Shaffer, Coleman Professional Services


October 17th, 2019.
“I have been granting writing for over 25 years, but never really thought about including an actual story in my grants. This webinar helped me see the value of storytelling in grants and gave me a step by step guide on how to do it. Highly recommend it.” 

Traci Goff, Central Washington University


October 10th, 2019.
“The presenter was clear, concise and used great examples to help the audience utilize the tools being mentioned.”

Cassidy Neely, The Adoption Exchange

January 21st, 2020.
“Informative and answered all the questions that I had” 

Christa Ziegler, VOLUNTEERS OF AMERICA NORTHERN ROCKIES


January 21st, 2020.
“Excellent material beautifully presented, with exhibits carefully integrated into the audio portion of the presentation. I don’t have enough experience with CharityHowTo yet to rate, but the early going is top flight. Thank you.”

Robert Ross


January 21st, 2020.
“Wow, learning to make “the ask” in a brief 90 minutes! Thanks for giving such tactical and useful information in an engaging format!” 

Michelle Witte, LEAGUE OF WOMEN VOTERS MINNESOTA


January 21st, 2020.
“I found the presentation to be clear, concise and helpful, especially to me, a novice in this field. I think it is a great place to begin your journey of knowledge into a field that can at times seem overwhelming.  Thank you for what you do.”

David Kuhn, The Friends of Israel


January 21st, 2020.
“This was a fantastic webinar that I am hopeful will help me to elevate my effectiveness as a gift officer to the next level!  The insights will prove invaluable. 

Thank you!”

Lisa Smith, Shriners Hospitals for Children


January 21st, 2020.
“The things I learned in this webinar will help me feel more prepared and, consequently, more courageous about making the ask in person.”

Janice Barrett, Wild South


January 21st, 2020.
“I’ve been an ED for over 20 years and I love working with donors, pride myself on being talented at it, yet I found this webinar extremely helpful; plan to implement a number of the concepts shared right away!”

Melissa Lukin, Rebuilding Together Peninsula


January 21st, 2020.
“I appreciated the presenter’s heart, transparency and honesty in the ask.  I think the relationship is the most important piece and we can’t neglect that.  It was evident he felt the same way.”

Audra Norman, Lifeline Christian Mission


January 15th, 2020
“I very much liked how the presenter shared who they are, their skill set (positives and negatives) and walked us through what is needed to accomplish the task of  building the relationship to make the ask doable!”

Darlene Doucot


January 15th, 2020
“This webinar provides the skills that are essential to any fundraising Board Member. Thank you.”

Jerome O’Connor



February 12th, 2020.
“As someone who is new to fundraising, I thought that the webinar was thorough, but not overwhelming. I feel like the information about making direct asks is immediately applicable.”

Melissa Frueh, The Logan School for Creative Learning


February 5th, 2020.
“Brian was very engaging and was able to answer everyone’s questions flawlessly.  He is a leader in the advancement field. Thank you, Brian!”

Michelle Birkel, Catholic Social Services of Southern Nebraska



February 5th, 2020.
“As a new fundraiser, I appreciated Brian’s knowledge on that ever tricky “making the in-person ask” topic.  Brian had a lot of great bonus materials and information for a smooth ask.”

 Kimberly Schubring, St. Joseph Academy


October 15th, 2019.
“Brian Saber is outstanding! This was one of the most relevant nonprofit webinars I have taken dealing with donor solicitation – and I have been in this business for thirty years.”

The Shelter for Abused Women & Children, Inc.


October 15th, 2019.
“Brian Saber was a very engaging and approachable presenter! It’s nice to know that there are all different types of fundraisers out there, and we can each be successful.”

Julia Malecki, BALTIMORE CHORAL ARTS SOCIETY


October 10th, 2019.
“Brian did an excellent job of taking all the big fears of asking for major gifts and breaking them down into small and memorable bites…simple, empowering and so logical. I will ask for my next face-to-face meeting with much more clarity confidence about what I am there to accomplish and how to go about it. Ready to fill my calendar!”

Vanessa Russell, Girl Scouts – Diamonds of Arkansas, Oklahoma and Texas


October 10th, 2019.
“I was very pleasantly surprised about how well prepared the speaker was, how much he personally knew about fundraising and soliciting donations. This Webinar was one of the best I’ve ever attended. Brian is an excellent teacher/coach!”

Marlene Fitzwater, Joshua’s House Hospice


June 18th, 2019.
“This was one of the best webinars I have attended. I was very impressed with Brian Saber. Thank you!”

Ann Douglas, Jesuit Volunteer Corps (JVC) Northwest


June 18th, 2019.
“I’m new to making 1-to-1 asks of donors, so this webinar answered a lot of my questions, addressed my biggest fears and relieved a lot of my anxiety about approaching donors for large gifts.”

Marcy Grady, Girl Scouts of Historic Georgia


June 18th. 2019.
“Brian was very knowledgeable and responsive to questions from the listeners. He clearly knows his stuff and gave me the needed blueprint for me to be comfortable moving forward and making the ask!”

Carrie Freeman, United Way of Southern Chester County


June 12th, 2019.
“Brian has a great presentation style and obviously has a wealth of fundraising experience to share. Very enjoyable.”

A. Barry La Forgia, International Relief Teams


June 12th, 2019.
“As the giving world changes, we need to change how we approach our donors. The “Amazingly Successful Face to Face Solicitations” is a great tool to refresh your ask. “

Denise Hecht, Haven Women’s Center of Stanislaus County

January 14th, 2020.
“It was extremely helpful to have a professional go over the statistics and metrics not only to be aware of but to create goals around – as a young professional many of these were things I knew something about but did not have the knowledge or expertise to know for sure if I was correct.”

Rebecca Daniels, The Athenaeum of Philadelphia


January 14th, 2020.
“Julia´s knowledge and engagement with the participants while explaining key information, gave me a boost to start tomorrow with a brainstorming meeting and ready to set up our goals for this 2020!”

Angela Pontes Rodriguez

January 14th, 2020.
“Julia was extremely knowledgeable and did a great job giving overarching ideas as well as practical implementation tips. I appreciated how willing she was to answer questions throughout. The webinar was easy to engage with as well, which showed great planning and implementation by CharityHowTo!”

Monica Keenan, Marquette University



January 14th, 2020.
“Lots of good tools packed into this webinar that I can use to organize targeted and focused messaging on website, social media and e-mails.”

Barbara Dell, YWCA Hartford Region


January 14th, 2020.
“Honestly, I’ve attended a ton of webinars like this and have been unimpressed….but this webinar was GREAT! I felt like the information provided was tangible and relevant. It was basic enough to understand, but not so basic that it was a waste of time or boring for communications professionals. The downloadable resources were a huge plus.”

Allie Hoffman, We Don’t Waste


January 14th, 2020.
The presenter was very detailed and offered great content to reference and utilize for the ultimate success of the training.

Kelly Walker, Upstate Fatherhood Coalition


January 14th, 2020.
“Julia’s presentation was so clear and so concise, providing a scaffolded and systematic approach to developing a communications strategy that both seasoned experts and those new to the field can both benefit from.”

Peter Schurmann, Earth Innovation Institute



January 14th, 2020.
“Very informative webinar with loads of best practices, worksheets, and guides to start creating my online communications strategy today.”

Rachel Clark, Sunflower Hill



January 14th, 2020.
“So tangible, useful, no fluff. So appreciate all the templates”

Christie Costello, United Way of Lane County


January 14th, 2020.
“Julia is a whiz! So knowledgable and the tangible examples of specific companies’ campaigns and strategies were incredibly helpful”
Peter Eimer, The Brothers of Mercy


January 9th, 2020.
“I think the information was incredibly helpful and it was great to learn about communications specifically for non-profits.“

Meghan Lockner, HAVEN


January 9th, 2020.
“This was an extremely helpful webinar! The information, materials and resources, online platform, and speaker were all great. I walked away with immediate next steps on my communication strategy.”

Salley Westergaard, Institute for the Future


January 9th, 2020.
“Excellent webinar with an engaging host! It’s easy to unknowingly develop habits in our online communications plan rather than trying new approaches and/or shedding those that have little-to-no ROI. This webinar has helped me take a step back and see our communications platforms newly, which is inspiring and invigorating.”

Kelsey White, Oxford American Literary Project Inc.


January 9th, 2020.
“The presenter gave me a fresh perspective on how use platforms and tools… I realized how in a rut I was! You don’t have to keep doing what you’ve always done.”

Caitlyn Malik, The Shadow Project


January 9th, 2020.
“The resources and story-telling examples that Julia provided were moving, inspiring, and a great starting point to launch into further planning and deeper story telling. I plan to use our social media channels in a more targeted fashion instead of just re-purposing content for all three in a similar way.”

Sophi Veltrop, NORTHEAST WILDERNESS TRUST

January 9th, 2020.
“Very informative, easy to access all materials and webinar, I thought the host masterfully handled ongoing questions as well as the momentum of the overall presentation.”

MJ Burzon, Gilda’s Club New York City

January 9th, 2020.
“This webinar was chock-full of ideas to kickstart my communications plan/strategy for the year!”

Jaimee Trobough, United Methodist Ministries – Missouri River District

October 8th, 2019.
“This webinar on creating an online communications plan was truly awesome. It gave a great deal of insight into figuring out your communications goals, and using tools to achieve those goals. It also provided a great deal of structured exercises and processes to help capture creative ideas to further a nonprofit’s aims. I’m going to start using the best practices from this webinar right away. Thank you, Julia!”

Gwyn Garrison, SpArc Philadelphia


October 3rd, 2019.
“This nonprofit webinar provided practical action steps that can be implemented immediately. Can’t wait to dive into the next steps for our org!”

Carolyn Anthon, The Association for Environmental Studies and Sciences


October 3rd, 2019.
“Julia gave straightforward advice and the tools to put that advice into action.”

Nicole Wald


October 3rd, 2019.
“Julia managed to cover a lot of information in a clear and fully formed way in a short time period.”

Michael Whiteside, DFW Humane Society


May 14th, 2019.
“This is pretty essential for anyone putting together a comprehensive, results-oriented communications plan for their organization. One of the more valuable nonprofit webinars I’ve done!”

Josephine Tempongko, Maui Humane Society


May 14th, 2019.
“Julia is extremely knowledgeable and has a wealth of information to share. Her webinar was easy to follow, and I feel prepared now to create a workable plan for our nonprofit to be more successful in our communication engagement.”

Linda Miller


May 2nd, 2019.
“Julia is so knowledgable and enthusiastic about her material. And she makes you feel like you CAN really accomplish great things!”

Veronica Hotaling


May 2nd, 2019.
“Wonderful and engaging content! 10 out of 10, I would recommend it!”

Catrice Lyons, 9Health Fair


May 2nd, 2019.
“I now feel like I have the information and motivation I need to take the next steps in my organization’s communications plan.”

Caitlin Light, Christian Peacemaker Teams

October 3rd, 2019.
“John was very engaging and gave fantastic insights and tips beyond what is included in his slides.”

Charisse Burns, CONCORDIA UNIVERSITY CHICAGO


October 3rd, 2019.
“I gained some valuable insight into using email to not only have donations coming in, but engaging the reader first.”

Peggy Foster, Puppy Up Foundation


October 3rd, 2019.
“Good, timely information. Several things I hadn’t considered that I would like to try.”

Alicia Hoffman, Cabrillo Economic Development Corporation


June 6th, 2019.
“Very easy to use program, a good speaker and supplementary materials and slides. Speaker made himself accessible after the webinar by email and that was a plus. Thank you!”

Terry Morgan, The Women’s Fund of East Tennessee

October 2nd, 2019.
“Very insightful! I’m looking forward to taking what I’ve learned from this nonprofit webinar and putting my new skills to use. Looking forward to the next webinar I can participate in!”

Anastasia Griatsiotis, Jewish Family Services


June 20th, 2019.
“I really loved how John explained each platform’s metrics. Also explaining the use of Instagram stories as a form of more direct communication with followers and adding the donation button is also available now.”

Mark Valli, Norwescap

April 23rd, 2020.
“Robin shared practical, useful information that when implemented, will enable my organization to operate more efficiently and effectively.”

Moira Hanes, Empowered By Light



April 23rd, 2020.
“Wow,  I am the President and Founder of a non-profit organization that is now in it’s third year of operation.  This webinar was exactly what I needed and look forward to sharing this information with the Board.  Plus I now have way more knowledge regarding finding the best Board candidates, being clear on what the expectations are and performing the annual self-assessments.  Furthermore it’s time to develop a Board Governance Committee.”

Dionne Williamson, UPward Design for Life



April 23rd, 2020.
“This was a great step by step guide to having a more engaged board of directors. Thank you! This was exactly what I needed.”

Tamara Shackelford, Lucy Corr



April 23rd, 2020.
“the webinar gave wonderful insight into the process of creating an involved and committed board. support was given to the positive things our organization was doing as well and considerable guidance with respect to our organizational shortcomings and how to correct them.”

Dwayne Aboud, El Paso Border Youth Athletic Association


September 24th, 2019.
“This nonprofit webinar was an excellent introduction to the framework necessary for full board success.  A good board is the foundation of a nonprofit’s success, and a highly functioning board is within reach if you use some of the tools introduced in the workshop.”

Cathi  Alloway, Schlow Centre Region Library


September 24th, 2019
“These seminars are in a very user-friendly format and it’s great that you can download the material and hear the archived webinar afterward. Thank you.”

Fran Newman-McCarthy


September 18th, 2019.
“Robin’s presentation was educational AND thought-provoking for me! It was helpful to learn that we’re doing some things right, but could make improvements. I can’t wait to get into the supplemental materials, as I think those alone justify the cost of the webinar. Highly recommend!”

Karen Fouts, SIETAR USA


May 16th, 2019.
“This was an excellent overview of an important subject – How to have an Effective Board. My organization will be using many of the suggestions made by Robin Cabral. “

Mary Wiberg


May 16th, 2019.
“Robin was organized and had definitive ideas on how to engage my BOD.”

Susan Burns, United Ostomy Associations of America

March 10th, 2020.
“In a world where actionable and concrete information on social media can be hard to find, Julia Campbell makes it easy to stay on the cutting edge.”

Michele Gielis, Mothers Out Front


March 10th, 2020.
“Ample and useful content!  Thanks, Julia”

Jenn Davies


March 10th, 2020.

“I have now taken 4 webinars through CharityHowTo and find that the quality is very high and the presenters are knowledgeable and engaging. The challenge for me is acting on all the great ideas and tips!”

Corrine Bucher


March 4th, 2020.
“I’m glad I signed up for this webinar!  Very informative and interesting. This was my third webinar and I plan on signing up for more.  Thank you!”

Loretta Kingston, Kawartha Art Gallery


March 4th, 2020.
“CharityHowTo provides the skills that many non-profits don’t have time to develop on their own. Thank you!”

Carson Mitchell, Florida Conservation Voters


March 4th, 2020.
“The presenter was incredibly thorough, knowledgable, engaging, incorporated our individual questions easily. She was wonderful!”

Heather Gibbons, Fund for a Better Waterfront



March 4th, 2020.
“This is my second webinar and I’ve learned a number of new ideas during each one!”

Brooke Trego, Leadership Houston, Inc.


September 18th, 2019.
“This had stuff for beginners, but also new tools and ideas for folks (and organizations) that are farther on this journey. The info re: how to use a one-clock lead generator on Twitter was so helpful! Also, the presenter’s resources were so comprehensive and awesome.”

Marta Lindsey, Walk San Francisco


April 4th, 2019.
“Well done. Covered lots of information and the resource takeaways are fantastic!”

Rochelle Cassella, Sisters of St. Francis of the Neumann Communities

March 25th, 2020.
“This is a great webinar for those who are new to grant writing!”

Alex Penwill, El Porvernir


March 19th, 2020.
“It was very informative and packed a whole lot of information and useful resources to guide the team.”

Rachel Desouza


September 24th, 2019
“Diane was very knowledgeable and engaging. She responded to our questions in real time and made her presentation relevant for an audience that included a broad range of roles.”

Amelia Rosenman, California Academy of Sciences


September 18th, 2019
“This is an excellent introduction to grant writing with wise guidance on the perspective from which to structure a proposal.”

Bevan Linsley, Aquidneck Community Table

September 17th. 2019
“I came away from this fast-paced nonprofit webinar with a list of action items I can implement, and good reasons to implement them right away.”

Karen Ingle, Choices Pregnancy Center


September 17th. 2019
“The main focus is donation pages, but John also shared great information to help nonprofits to improve donor relations and overall digital fundraising strategy. The webinar was super informative, and I would highly recommend it to anyone in the nonprofit sector.”

Anne Rosales-Crone, 21st Century Parks


June 11th, 2019.
“We’re in the middle of revamping our website and this could not have come a better time.  John was great and had a TON of great information… a real eye-opener.”

Dionicia Lozoya, Foundation for the Children of the Californias


June 11th, 2019.
“New ideas and strategies for supporting and engaging donors!”

Cindy Rushing, Clare Boothe Luce Center for Conservative Women


June 11th, 2019.
“Very complete and with lots of examples!”

Linda Umbach, Bay Area Association of Kidney Patients

September 24th, 2019.
“I now feel empowered with information and motivated and encouraged to go get my dream team!”

Susan Baughman, Dorchester Paws


September 24th, 2019.
“This nonprofit webinar has been very useful. I think it will continue to be useful over time as well, particularly with the extra materials and webinar materials I am able to download and refer to again as needed. For me, it is very important to have these resources on hand over time and quite a value. Thank you.”

Sharon Juenemann, The Shadow Project


September 18th, 2019.
“CharityHowTo knows how to convey effective and easy to incorporate tips and tricks that won’t leave you overwhelmed or asking “how?” but instead gives you the confidence to implement them… immediately!”

Glynis Braun, Girls on the Run


September 18th, 2019.
“Toby did an amazing job breaking down the volunteer recruitment process. I am excited to implement some of her tools to better engage our volunteers!”

Danielle Soba, California YMCA Youth & Government


September 18th, 2019.
“Very insightful with precise and practical ideas. The materials received before hand will allow the user to access the material over and over again. Great Value!”

Robin Krohn, CARE House of Oakland County

March 17th, 2020.
“I came into this seminar not knowing where to start nor what to do. I now feel confident that I have the resources and a plan to get started.”

Deborah Cushing, Boys and Girls Clubs of South Coast BC


March 17th, 2020.
“Presenter is very experienced in all aspects of Direct Marketing. I had several big takeaways in this webinar: 1) spend more time thinking about segmenting 2) experiment with a monthly donation option. 2) interesting models of successful letters and envelopes that I will study further.”

Nina Rubin, Jewish Federation of Greater Atlanta


September 24th, 2019
“So much valuable and time tested Information that is doable immediately. Inspiring. Leaving with a confident attitude.”

Jane Heald, Heartland Sings


September 17th, 2019.
“The webinar was very helpful! The presenter gave specific, actionable tips that covered all aspects of direct mail.”

Sara Bazant, Orangewood Foundation™

March 25th, 2020.
“This is a great webinar to get your organization started on creating a Legacy program, especially if you do not already have one established. Ligia has an amazing non-profit resume and is passionate about the business of developing a “Gift in a Will” expertise for your non-profit organization.  A valuable way to enhance your current development activities without having to invest large funds.”

Polly Perkins Johnson


March 25th, 2020.
“This webinar gave a valuable overview about how to research, develop, implement and introduce legacy giving to your donor base.  Excellent information and well presented!”

Diane Knetzger, Future 5 Inc.



March 25th, 2020.
“Very good tips and manageable ways to start a legacy program.”

Ken Gordon, IFYE Association of the USA, Inc.


March 25th, 2020.
“Ligia provided an excellent overview of the topic.  The examples and bonus templates are very beneficial as well.”

Valerie Beyer, Let’s Talk Science


March 16th, 2020.
“Not only was this webinar helpful for my current needs, but the handouts were particularly valuable to help formulate the ideas with our legacy team”

Marianne Ottaviani, Hill Country Pregnancy Care Center

November 7th, 2019.
“This webinar was well organized, just enough information for a beginning template to start a program and the presenter was exceptional.  She stayed on topic and followed her outline very well. I am certain that the knowledge and supportive materials will be beneficial in bringing our latent program to life or to start a new program!”

Anna-Maria Fouad, Kansas Public Telecommunications Service


September 12th, 2019.
” I found the webinar to be very instructive. While it didn’t go into the details about the types of planned giving vehicles (which would be very complicated), the speaker did an excellent job of breaking down the steps about how to get started with creating a program this can be very daunting. I loved how she broke the content down into digestible segments and provided concrete samples to get you started! THANK YOU!”

Kimberly Woodward, Japan Society


September 12th, 2019.
“Most of us know many of the things we need to start a legacy giving campaign. This nonprofit webinar puts them all together in a way that is manageable, relatable, and doable!”

Andrew Debraber, United Church of Christ


September 12th, 2019.
“Easy to follow, great information, many examples to use.”

Claudia Gonzalez, Yakima Valley Memorial Hospital

January 22nd, 2020.
“It is amazing how much more there is to Instagram.”

Kimberly Cross


January 22nd, 2020.
“I can’t wait to start updating our Instagram account using the information provided!”

Tracy Ramirez, Coastal Bend Community Foundation


January 16th, 2020.
“Honestly I was pleasantly surprised by how much I learned on this webinar. I thought it would be a bit remedial since we use Insta a lot for our non-profit, but I learned a lot to make our account better.”


January 16th, 2020.
“Honestly I was pleasantly surprised by how much I learned on this webinar. I thought it would be a bit remedial since we use Insta a lot for our non-profit, but I learned a lot to make our account better.”

Mandy Weissmann, The United States Pony Clubs, Inc.


January 16th, 2020.
“Good format for building our knowledge base.  fast paced with lots of clear guidance.”

Deb Capps, DUBOIS-PIKE-WARRICK ECONOMIC OPPORTUNITY COMMITTEE INC


September 17th, 2019.
“A great introduction to creating a business profile for nonprofits! The why’s and the why-not’s were addressed with a deep understanding of the types of issues nonprofits typically face.”

Amelia Reidler


September 10th, 2019.
“This webinar was great! I learned so much and was following along until I got trapped in my phone attempting to do all the things I was learning. I am super thankful for the supplemental material because maybe I am old school but nonetheless having something to refer back to and share with colleagues is very beneficial.”  

Leon Willis


September 10th, 2019.
“Very informative, especially for someone new to Instagram. Nice to have takeaways to apply immediately on the job.”

Anne Baliva, Sports Turf Canada


September 10th, 2019.
“Even as an avid Instagram user for personal reasons, I learned so much on the professional uses of it.”

Amtheyst Floyd, Michigan Nonprofit Association


May 15th, 2019.
“A lot of information squeezed into an hour and a half. This was a great overview for an Instagram newbie, filled with tips and insights from an experienced pro.”

Jennifer Bruckler, Cedar Lane Senior Living Community


May 15th, 2019.
“This was a very helpful nonprofit webinar. For once I attended a Webinar and it wasn’t a snooze-fest! :)”

Erica Dennison, The Arc of Aurora


May 15th, 2019.
“The Instagram webinar helped us understand just how great and versatile the tool can be. We’re on it!”

Greta Brunschwyler, Briar Bush Nature Center


May 15th, 2019.
“I seriously feel the info given in this nonprofit webinar will help my nonprofit grow its up-and-coming Instagram audience.”

Telis Coolong, True North Theatre


May 8th, 2019.
“Great overview of Instagram. I feel like I know enough now to start using my account a whole lot better.”

Kathleen Brown, Girls Inc. of Alameda County

October 7th, 2019
“It really was a great springboard to kick off from not just for Giving Tuesday, but for campaign building in general.”

Julie Rumery, Rocky Mountain PBS


October 7th, 2019
“I am new to Development and this webinar had so much information and resources that I know I will refer back to numerous times”

Joanna Dumas, Partners for Youth with Disabilities


October 7th, 2019
“I have never ran a giving tuesday campaign and this webinar gave me all of the information to help me succeed!”

Giovanna Zizzo


October 7th, 2019
“Great practical ideas that will get us started amping up our campaign from last year!”

Jerry Major III, Northeast Pennsylvania Youth for Christ


September 26th, 2019.
“As usual, Julia provided a wealth of information and steps to follow. Now all I have to do is do it!”

Adam Sacks, Biodiversity for a Livable Climate


September 12th, 2019.
“Julia packed her 90-minute presentation with practical, real-world examples of how to engage with current and new donors on Giving Tuesday. All the information she shared is very applicable to our organization and I look forward to sharing what I learned with the rest of my team.”

Michael O’Loughlin, The School Sisters of St. Francis


September 12th, 2019.
“I’ve planned for a Giving Tuesday Campaign using their online guidelines, but the ChairtyHowTo seminar helped me and taught me so much more about planning specifically for this fundraiser. I’m excited to engage our board members and begin!”

Kirsten Miles, Tupelo Press


September 12th, 2019.
“Oh my gosh! Julia was amazing. The level of knowledge and amount of content shared has left me spinning, yet excited to get to work. Thank you!”

Karly Steffy, Institute for Attachment & Child Development


September 12th, 2019.
“I thought that Julia was extremely knowledgeable and engaging. Adding in the polls kept me engaged in the webinar and her presence was one of the best I’ve experienced in a webinar presenter. Can’t wait to use all the new information I gained during this.” 

Jael Greene, Postsecondary National Policy Institute


September 12th, 2019.
“Julia broke this big overwhelming thing called Giving Tuesday down for us! Left us feeling encouraged, excited, and with tools and action steps” 

Kristy DeAnda, Colorado Kids Belong

September 19th, 2019.
“Very useful tips that open your mind on better ways to do your Facebook”

Regina Stickney


September 19th, 2019.
“Lots of great information and bonus materials. Looking forward to delving in deeper!”

Kitty Hotles – Samson,
Literacy New York


September 10th, 2019
“This webinar was the perfect combination of information regarding FB and how to use it so that your non-profit can succeed. I learned things that I had no idea about and I also learned that there is a lot that I am doing right! It’s a really good idea to join this webinar and I know you will take something away that is gonna make your FB page better!”

Loree Walden, Yavapai Humane Society


September 10th, 2019
“I thought I already knew what I needed to know about Facebook for our organization, but boy was I wrong! Excellent, usable information, well-presented and interesting all the way through. (It was not dry and boring.) Also, I am NOT a very tech-savvy person, and I never felt overwhelmed by the tech info; everything was explained well. Thank you so much!”

Emmanuelle Rosenthal


September 10th, 2019
“Information is extremely helpful for someone not used to managing an organization’s page. Great presentation.”


Michelle Broome, Neighborhood Leadership Institute


May 21st, 2019.
“I thought I knew how to promote my nonprofit on Facebook. Boy, was I wrong! From posts to engagement metrics to things I’d never even considered doing, this course covered it all and has me looking at how I can better engage my audience on Facebook!”

Tellis Coolong, True North Theatre


May 21st, 2019.
“This was a good nonprofit webinar with actionable steps. The presenter was detailed, but structured the information so that it’s easily understood.”

Roy Cummings, Georgia Public Library Service


May 14th, 2019.
“Very informative, great pace and chock full of pro-tips to use!”

Erika Endres, Carey Institute for Global Good, Inc


May 14th, 2019.
“The content of this webinar helped me to use the FB reports to review comments and posts from fan base and to understand how to use this data to improve FB engagement. I cannot wait to give it a try.”

Noreen St. Jean, Boys & Girls Club of Hernando County


May 14th, 2019.
“Very informative – provided fresh insight on a topic that we need to be well-versed about to grow our organization, and definitely provided information we can start implementing right away.”

Suzette Armatas,  YMCA Blue Ridge Assembly

September 12th, 2019
“I got real world-based, practical tools for being more effective in grant writing.”

Douglas Stewart, Piedmont Environmental Council


September 5th, 2019
“As a nonprofit consulting firm that specializes in grants, this webinar was incredibly helpful, and Diane’s knowledge and willingness to answer questions really made it worth our while. I will be re-listening and making applicable changes to make our process smoother and more successful!”

Ashley Ashe, Gateway Grant Services

March 4th, 2020.
“This webinar clarified many things for me, as a novice in the area of finding grants, that will help me a lot to now go out there and find grants!  Great information, and opportunities to ask questions.”

Joanna Henshaw


February 19th, 2020.
“I really enjoyed how interactive and engaging she was. I thrive in that sort of learning environment, and she was able to tailor the content to where we needed it to go which was helpful”

Lynise Lassiter, Immaculate Heart Central School


September 11th, 2019
“This webinar gave me a better sense of both how to set up an annual grant application strategy and how to determine to which grants to apply. The description of various free-access research tools was also very much appreciated.”

Alan Toda-Ambaras


September 4th, 2019
“Even though our grant team has deep experience, it’s always good to revisit the basics to see if there’s something new that can be learned. Good tips and tricks were learned that can be incorporated here.”

Barbara Polston, Child Crisis Arizona


September 4th, 2019
“As a very new grant writer, the process can be so daunting that it’s very difficult to get started. Diane broke down her process into easy to understand, easy to follow steps. Each step has a purpose behind why it needs to be done, and that is the biggest take a way for me. I now have a process and the reasons why to go about it a certain way. I highly recommend this course to any grant writers, but specifically beginners. This webinar will save you time and headaches in the future.”

Nicolas Killeen, The Gift of Jazz


September 4th, 2019
“The information was not all old news. I found myself challenged to do better for the organization I’m representing, keeping records of rejected grant opportunities as well as those we would like to pursue. This webinar is going to help us with next steps in making a better strategy for getting funding.”

Sarah Darr, Gateway Grant Services


April 9th, 2019.
“I was a bit skeptical going into this nonprofit webinar as I have almost 10 years of experience in researching grants. However, I was pleasantly surprised. There was a good balance of tips and tricks for newbies, as well as some new tools and insights for those more experienced. I also found the supplemental materials and availability for questions via email and phone to be greatly helpful.”

April Roberson, The Ellis School


April 3rd, 2019.
“This nonprofit webinar helped me build on what I learned at a 2 day GrantWriting USA seminar that I attended last week and made it easier to understand what was presented today. The webinar was sequential, logical, and extremely helpful, because it will help eliminate wasting time in my searches. Thank you so much!”

Paul Zupon


April 3rd, 2019.
“Provided me with some great basics and new ideas, such as most valuable elements of 990s, using social media, setting up google alerts. Also appreciate the download materials.”

Catherine Lanois, ESSEX COUNTY GREENBELT

April 24th, 2019
“This nonprofit webinar was tremendously helpful. I want our Board of Directors, our staff and community consortium to see it and create a plan to get started!”

Deborah Austin, REACHUP, Inc.


April 24th, 2019
“This nonprofit webinar was very informative. It’s given me a lot of ideas about my organization’s marketing efforts and I can’t wait to present them to the CEO.”

Norman Aquino, Hawaii Meals on Wheels


April 24th, 2019
“Like so many of CharityHowTo’s presenters, today’s presenter John Haydon was excellent — expert AND engaging! I dared not let my mind wander, I always felt like I missed something valuable.”

Alexander Bennett


April 24th, 2019
“It was not only excellent information, but I left with very tangible actions to take. I can’t wait to utilize it on our website and social media.”

Paul Henry, Ronald McDonald House Charities of Arkansas


April 24th, 2019
“Lays out both the big-picture strategy and the micro-steps necessary to engage donors. Very helpful!”

Robert Rosenthal, Foundation for Inner Peace


April 16th, 2019
“John’s presentation was extremely practical and thorough. So many great ideas!”

Rebecca Becker, AdventHealth


April 16th, 2019
“An amazing amount of practical information linked to data (versus anecdote).”

Tara Sullivan


April 16th, 2019
“It was very targeted and logically presented. Extremely helpful!”

Kathleen Barker, Herring Gut Learning Center

August 27th, 2019
“I very much appreciated the practical fundraising tools, in particular the gift table, that I could bring back to my organization to use.”

Sang Yup Lee, Public Interest Law Initiative


April 1st, 2019.
“This nonprofit webinar had great step-by-step advice that was completely actionable.”

Jane Green


April 1st, 2019.
“Loads of content, strategies and tips for newbies and seasoned fundraisers who need a boost!”

Rachel Kestner, California Center for the Arts


April 1st, 2019.
“Extremely interesting nonprofit webinar. The presenter clearly knew her stuff and really brought the topic to life!”

Marc Nykolyszyn, OCEANA


April 1st, 2019.
“This nonprofit webinar was hugely valuable as I’m in process of developing our major gift program. It was actionable, engaging, and I left the webinar feeling so inspired. Truly, this was one of the most beneficial webinars I’ve participated in.”

Mary Ericson, The Matthews House

March 19th, 2020.
“This was very informative and provided a great tool kit as we embark on solicitations by phone! Thank you!”

Kathryn Yuma, Hearts & Horses


March 19th, 2020.
“It was informative, personal and very thorough”

Rula Kort, Anera


March 18th, 2020.
“Most webinars I have attended tend to go one with useless information about themselves. This webinar was to the point, gave examples and used common sense.”

Terri Ducay


September 3rd, 2019.
“This webinar was very thorough and helpful for someone like me who is new to fundraising for non-profits! I learned skills that I will take with me far into the future. Thank you!”

Rebecca Clymer, Bethesda Mission


August 30th, 2019.
“Engaging presenter who offered concrete ideas to get over your reluctance to make sponsorship calls.”

Nancy McCullar, CASA of Berks County


August 30th, 2019.
“Simon was humorous and well-spoken. Lots of good nuggets in this, even for experienced solicitors.”

Shawn Pomaville-Size, MotorCities National Heritage Area


May 7th, 2019.
“Great value and great information on a challenging topic.”

Lisa Colt, The Canadian Shaare Zedek Hospital Foundation

March 17th, 2020.
“The presenter was very engaging and allowed questions during the presentation and then incorporated those questions into their presentation. I felt as if I was having a one-on-one meeting with her. Very very helpful.”

Kimberly Cross


August 28, 2019
“I was enlightened by the importance of having a case of support and liked that I was given the tools, and direction, of how to get started.”

Cynthia Sucich, The INN


August 28, 2019
“Very helpful for the beginner who has no idea what a Case for Support is, what it should contain and how you can utilize it.”

Erin Acheson, Arapahoe Philharmonic


August 28, 2019
“Lots of great information on what needs to be in the different case statements.”

Tina MacFarlane, YWCA PETERBOROUGH HALIBURTON


August 22th, 2019
“The webinar clarified the difference between a Case for Support versus a Case Statement.”

Linda Jones, North Carolina Wesleyan College


August 22th, 2019
“The information provided helped me immensely.”

Michelle DuBord, Waukesha County Community Foundation

February 13th, 2020.
“Our Board is considering a capital campaign.  This webinar gave me–the E.D.–valuable information for our Board to make that all-important go/no-go decision.”

Daniel Newberry, Johnson Creek Watershed Council


February 13th, 2020.
“Very thorough webinar with a highly experienced presenter!”

Jeffrey Diver, SELF Helps


August 20th, 2019
“This webinar opportunity appeared in my email at the best time because The Safe Center LI is just embarking on a $3 million capital campaign and will be working with a consultant closely on achieving our goals. It is useful to know best practices so that we can engage with the consultant in a way that will yield a successful campaign.”

Francine Medaglia, The Safe Center LI


August 20th, 2019
“I am new to capital campaign fundraising. The seminar and Ms. Cabral’s presentation provided a detailed road map as to the necessary steps and plan as to how to put together a successful campaign.”

Emilio Huerta, Dolores Huerta Foundation


March 26th, 2019
“The webinar provided a clear introduction to a newcomer to the world of nonprofit fundraising.  It has caused me to think more clearly about planning and selection of stakeholders.”

Akilah Nosakhere

April 2nd, 2020.
“Diane was engaging and helpful – she answered all my questions during the webinar!”

Jessica Graser, Girl Scouts of Wisconsin – Badgerland


August 14th, 2019
“I was incredibly helpful. It brought up a lot of questions and thoughts that I will be asking/implementing with future grants!”

Katherine Wolchko, Jewish Family & Children’s Services of Northern New Jersey

August 13th, 2019.
“Julia was extremely knowledgeable about this topic and brought up points I hadn’t considered. I’ll definitely be using what she said to plan my next campaign!”

Meredith Boe


August 13th, 2019.
“Material was organized well, and can use my notes and support materials to share with members of the board.“

Randall Forte, Lehigh Valley Arts Council

January 29th, 2020.
“CharityHowTo offers incredible resources for folks in the nonprofit field.”

Jackie Folsom, THE LEHIGH COUNTY HUMANE SOCIETY


January 29th, 2020.
“Very useful information for new grant writers! Great slides to print out and hang up to reference.”

Kim Henrichs, The North East Community Center


January 29th, 2020.
“This webinar is an excellent source particularly for those who are new to grant writing.”

Diana Lauria,  Junior Achievement USA


January 22nd, 2020.
“It was 90 minutes very well spent. Although I’ve been at this for a while, I felt as though Diane’s “packaging” of the content provided me with new information and insights. I also appreciated the outline format of the info (on the slides) as it was easy to follow along, and helped me keep my notes accurately.”

Laure Krupp, The National Catholic Reporter Publishing Company


January 22nd, 2020.
“This webinar was extremely well organized, easy to follow, filled with excellent information and took us step by step through the process, using specific examples and tools.”

Paula Nassivera


January 22nd, 2020.
“Wonderful webinar filled with extensive information to help beginner or intermediate grant writers dive into writing more compelling applications.”

Cait Fenello, Clear Thoughts Foundation


August 15th, 2019
“Diane’s webinar on How to Write a Compelling Grant was exactly what I needed as a newbie in the non-profit sector. I now feel like I know how to put our organization’s best foot forward in grant proposals!”

Emily Woody, Seven Hills School


August 15th, 2019
” I am a newbie to grant writing and was very intimidated before attending this webinar. I feel a lot more confident about moving forward to bring in funding for our organization. Thank you for this great presentation and education.”

Brigette Blair, Hollister Pregnancy Center


August 15th, 2019
“I have listened to many webinars over the years and as a very new person to the grant writing process, this was a super helpful entry into the grant writing world. I was furiously writing notes the whole time, because her information was super valuable.”

Meghan Myers, Food Bank of Iowa


August 8th, 2019.
“I have been writing grants for 5 years now with no formalized training. I was looking forward to this seminar and it did not disappoint. Looking forward to my next grant writing experience to implement some items learned today!”

Patrice Kuerschner, Emmaus House


August 8th, 2019.
“Diane presented information in a way that was clear, organized, and engaging. As someone new to grant writing, it was a helpful course that’s got me excited to get started!”
Sarah Goodwin, Latin Patriarchate of Jerusalem


August 8th, 2019.
“The presenter was engaging and knowledgeable. I really appreciate how she used polls to keep participants on topic. She shared several of the comments and responses which was really helpful. I encourage anyone involved in a grants process to participate in this webinar!”

Kathy Becvar, Land Conservation Assistance Network


June 12th, 2019.
“Great introduction to the process of grant writing. The information provided lessens the anxiety around the process.”

Pamela Wile


June 4th, 2019.
“I learned a lot in this webinar today and I am excited to take this back to my job and start writing grants for my school.”

Kara Danforth, Trinity of Lincoln


June 4th, 2019.
“Excellent webinar on a difficult topic. Diane presented the information in a concise and methodical way leaving me feeling more confident to write my next grant application. Thank you!”

Sheri Marino, Autism Think Tank, NJ


June 4th, 2019.
“The webinar was helpful inn providing the basic of grant writing as I am brand new to the field. Diane was engaging and interesting and her slides were helpful and corresponded well to her presentation. I really appreciate the bonus materials and opportunity for one on one connection as the training is applied to real life grant writing.”

Kathryn Tull, ​Ronald McDonald House Charities® of Arkansas


June 4th, 2019.
“As a person brand new to grant writing, this gave me a good overview of what’s expected and what I need to think about as I plan my grant proposal.”

Sarah Jebian, Unitarian Universalist Congregation of Rockville


March 21st, 2019
“Precise, thought-provoking.  Received lots of great ideas to refresh my thinking and writing.  Highly recommend this nonprofit webinar and presenter.”

Laverne Davis, B5 Foundation


March 21st, 2019
“The presenter was very knowledgeable, she spoke clearly and was engaging. I learned a lot from this nonprofit webinar!”

Nina Nathan, Mercado Global


March 21st, 2019
“Although I have written grants for several organizations over the past numbers of years, I am by no means an expert so this nonprofit webinar was extremely helpful in making me review the approaches I have taken in the past and how to improve them to achieve greater success.”

Margaret Creel, National Museum of Wildlife Art


March 21st, 2019
“Her presentation embodies “form follows function!”  Her review and explanations were insightful and concise -just like the best grant proposals.”

Madeline Seavey, Susquehanna University

March 13th, 2020.
“Practical tools WITH an explanation of how to use them.  AJ did a great job of not just telling about resources, but giving examples and explaining them.”

Kim Atchley, Spartanburg Academic Movement


March 3rd, 2020.
“A. J. Steinberg’s presentation was excellent. I have done organization forums, as a volunteer, by the seat of my pants. Much of it is instinctual. Hearing Steinberg’s techniques were really affirming. And having her organizing toolkit will make my job much easier.” 

Brenda Butler, The National Association of Black Journalists


August 6th, 2019.
“A.J. is very knowledgeable and shares her experiences in the event world in an upbeat and relatable way. She truly is an expert and was willing to share all of her tools and tricks of the trade!” 

Stephanie Smith, Kosair Charities


August 6th, 2019.
“This webinar was great! AJ’s knowledge is vast and she’s super approachable.  This was great info for all beginners and also for those of us who have been working events for years.”

Jennifer Akiyama, Camphill Communities California


March 20th, 2019.
“AJ was thorough, friendly, and professional. She went into great detail about what her experience has been, how she’s handled situations before, and best practices. “

Leah Jarvis, Shepherd of the Hills Lutheran Church


March 20th, 2019.
“So many helpful ideas! Also, very reassuring I am going in the right direction for all the events in my organization.”

Anne Marie Kollander, Hershey Montessori School


March 20th, 2019.
“AJ’s step by step breakdown was really helpful. As someone who puts on a lot of events, I appreciate her insight.”

Lisa Schuette,  Humane Network 

January 15th, 2020.
“Great introduction for folks just joining the non-profit world.”

Lisa Stella, GroundWork Group


August 22nd, 2019
“A good start and motivator to paring down mountains of data into understandable infographics and dashboards. Some planning and layout work upfront can result in many benefits for staff and board members.”

Catherine Alloway, Schlow Centre Region Library


August 22nd, 2019
“This webinar was extremely well organized, easy to understand and comprehensive enough to provide the tools needed. The presenter was excellent, engaging, and focused.”

Cynthia Goodale, Volunteer Eye Resources International


August 6th, 2019
“It was very good, basic information. We do a dashboard, but this will help me rethink the metrics and amount of data to include going forward.”

Terri Freeman, National Civil Rights Museum


August 6th, 2019
“I am a seasoned fundraising professional, however, lacked the confidence and skills to build a dashboard. This webinar gave me the tools and the confidence. Thank you.”

Nancy Jernigan, Partners in Sustainable Development International


June 19th, 2019.
“Very easy to follow and very informative!”

Anna Curtis, COASTAL HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE


June 19th, 2019.
“Very useful webinar for small non-profits that want to change their way to communicate important information to their board, committees, managers and constituents. Dashboards can convey a lot of information very quickly.”

Janny Gonzalez, Jazz Power Initiative


June 12th, 2019.
“This nonprofit webinar was the exact right info at the exact right time for our org. So glad to have the guidance to use the excel tools we already have in a more impactful way.”

Jill Herbertson, More Than Sex-Ed


June 12th, 2019.
“Our Board had been requesting a dashboard format for Finances for years, and when I became (Board member) Chair of the committee, I tried to put one together. Wish I would have had this before now, but I will use this content to (significantly) improve my dashboard.”

Mark Short


June 12th, 2019.
“The webinar was thorough and covered the many uses of dashboards. I appreciated many of the tips on the best ways to present different data.”

Martinique Querner, ParentsCAN

March 11th, 2020.
“It definitely opened my eyes to different aspects of board training and building a giving and getting program.”

Rania Mustafa, Palestinian American Community Center


March 11th, 2020.
“I found the webinar very helpful and it provided great resources and tools that I feel I can actually use”

Robert Ahlness, Broward Public Library Foundation


August 1st, 2019
“Brian is a very engaging presenter with thoughtful handouts and useful, applicable, tactical suggestions that can be implemented right away.”

Victoria McKay, Boston Society of Architects


March 20th, 2019.
“Brian was clearly very knowledgeable on this topic.  His industry background and experiences brought great value to the presentation and in the tips and ideas he presented.  I look forward to sharing this information with our board.”

Richelle Whiteford, CASA Sacramento


March 20th, 2019.
“This was an incredibly informative nonprofit webinar – Brian covers issues that I imagine we all have around engaging a board to fundraise, with clear and helpful elements to consider at every step.”

Hilary Knox, NYO Canada



April 28th, 2020.
“This webinar is informative, helpful, and full of good information- even for seasoned fundraisers! The speaker, Simon Scriver, is really engaging, smart, and funny. 10/10 recommended!”

Anastasia Voron, Aperture Foundation


February 19th, 2020.
“I have recently been put in charge of our non-profits thank you letters, which has been a daunting and challenging task for me. I am now really excited to take control of our fundraising presence to see how my impact from what I have learned today can help grow our organization!”

Amy Puschinsky, Minnesota Indian Women’s Resource Center


February 19th, 2020.
“This is the first webinar I’ve watched I want to watch it again. So much info and tips I want to go back and reabsorb!”

Laurel Flanagan, Fayetteville Free Library


February 19th, 2020.
“I Thought the ‘Thank You’ letters I had composed were already pretty good. I really didn’t think I could learn anything new from this webinar.  WRONG! I learned what I was doing right, what I was doing wrong and how I could improve it. Very insightful. Gave me lots of ideas on how to improve my ‘Thank you’ letters.”

Anita Cisneros, Fidos for Freedom


February 19th, 2020.
“Because of YOU, this seasoned fundraiser has a whole new approach to thank you letters!”

Monica Simon, Thomas Jefferson University


February 12th, 2020.
“Truly an eye-opener in writing a thank you and how a good letter can impact your organization for future donations.”

Terry Arbogast, Ukiah Valley Association for Habilitation


February 12th, 2020.
“The speaker was honestly great. Very knowledgeable and engaging. You can hear his passion.”

Sydnie Stocks, Population Connection

February 12th, 2020.
“With other webinars that I’ve attended recently, I’ve considered it a success if I come out with a nugget or two of good information. There was a nugget on every page. Unfortunately, I now feel like I’ve been doing a terrible job until now, but so glad I have good clear examples of what to do to make it better going forward.”

Amy Mathias, Brain Tumour Foundation of Canada


February 12th, 2020.
“Thank you for this entertaining and insightful webinar! It gave me many ideas and a lot of inspiration to make my donors smile : )”

Jean West Evans, Emergency Aid Coalition


February 12th, 2020.
“I love Simon, he is the best! Always learn so much from him.”

Michael Poandl, Western North Carolina AIDS Project


December 17th, 2019.
“Simon reaffirmed a lot of what I know and have been doing, much of it common sense, but it’s always a good thing to be reminded. He provided some great examples and some interesting ideas. I’m glad I took the time to participate in this webinar.”

Lori Putnam, Kents Hill School


December 17th, 2019.
“Convenient and respectful of my time.”

Tommy Pruett, Danville Life Saving Crew


December 17th, 2019.

“I thought I had a good sense of what to put in a thank-you letter. I was wrong. Lots of juicy tips and helpful guidance here.”

Robert Rosenthal, A Course In Miracles


October 30th, 2019.
“The class moves quickly…because Simon is generously sharing a lot of experience and knowledge. Glad to be getting the bonus slides so I can go back and take notes. Thank you Simon!”

Kelcey Taber


October 30th, 2019.
“Simon is very engaging and in his presentation, he exemplifies the human experience that should be present in our thank-you letters. Great pace!”

Jonathan Vasquez, Valley Symphony Orchestra


October 30th, 2019.
“Very informative with plenty of supporting materials to look back on at any time. We already brainstormed a few ideas while watching!”

Nozomi Lizuka, Japan Society


October 22nd, 2019.
“I am new to the non-profit world and this webinar is exactly the type of information we can use to boost our Donor Database!”

Kaila Wodsedalek, Balance


August 6th, 2019.
“This nonprofit webinar changed the way I will approach creating a thank you letter forever.”

Sharon Toovey, CALIFORNIA WATERFOWL ASSOCIATION


August 6th, 2019.
“This webinar was very informative, and helped me realize how important thank you letters can be!”

Seth Haught


August 6th, 2019.
“Actionable advice from a clearly passionate presenter. So helpful!”

Thomas McGrath, Steps to Success, Inc.


August 6th, 2019.
“Simon was extremely knowledgeable, personable, and kept things moving nicely. Thank you!!”

Elisa Blair, Performing Arts Academy


August 6th, 2019.
“I wasn’t sure how useful this webinar would be, given that I work for a church and we do not do fundraising, and it appeared that the webinar would be for non-profits that use appeals for fundraising. I was pleasantly surprised to see how much of the material applied to all thank you’s or could be easily adapted to non-appeal appreciation. Simon’s examples were mind-blowing and his tips incredibly practical.”

Leigh Tucker, BETHANY COMMUNITY CHURCH


April 30th, 2019.
“This webinar was packed with practical suggestions for nonprofits, regardless of size. The slides are very informative, not just overview phrases, and the included documents were also very practical and constructive. This webinar is one of the best I’ve seen on donor thank you approaches.”

Susan Mathew, Teen Lifeline


April 30th, 2019.
“Fabulous presentation! The presenter was engaging and I learned quite a few tricks that I hope to implement very soon.”

Alison Rincon, Fair Chance


April 30th, 2019.
“Simon Scriver was very knowledgeable and a wonderful resource to listen to. Our organization got a lot of ideas and reminders for following best practices in writing thank you letters.”

Jordan Ketring, Jewish Family and Children’s Services


April 30th, 2019.
“Simon knows his “stuff” and offers realistic and appropriate suggestions recognizing limitations of small offices.  Excellent speaker and easy to listen to.”

Debi Batchelder, Lourdes Senior Community


April 30th, 2019.
“This nonprofit webinar was very useful and I’ll be using the tips I learned from it immediately.”

Russell Phillips, Canadian Constitution Foundation


April 23rd, 2019.
“Engaging and to the point; my staff felt this nonprofit webinar gave us fresh creative ideas to transform our basic thank you letter.”

Deborah Spiegelman, Miami Children’s Museum


April 23rd, 2019.
“Simon was knowledgable, engaging, and friendly. He was a great model of what he was teaching.”

Aya Hayashi, People’s Theatre Project 


April 23rd, 2019.
“Simon is very helpful and engaging. I would thoroughly recommend this nonprofit webinar. It’s the best that I’ve done.”

David McLoghlin, American Committee for the Weizmann Institute of Science


April 23rd, 2019.
“Really liked the examples (notes from animals, etc.) Simon is engaging, experienced and charming!”

Susan Atwater, Meals on Wheels of Loveland and Berthoud

December 18th, 2019.
“This nonprofit webinar was worth every penny! I’ve recently been hired in a new position for my agency – Digital Fundraising Specialist – and have been tasked with many new initiatives including peer to peer campaigns, recurring/monthly donor program, cultivating mid-level donors, etc. Creating a new door welcome system will be incredibly helpful for me in building these initiatives. Thank you so much! I can’t wait to get started!”

Betsy Cox, The Mentoring Alliance


December 18th, 2019.
“I really appreciated that the ideas could be used in a way to suit small or larger organizations and the capacity they have.”

Tara Heslip, South East District


December 18th, 2019.
“Received numerous great tips that can be put to immediate use!”

Shannel Ball, Multi-Service Center


December 10th, 2019.
“A high-energy whirlwind that inspired me to review, study and use Julia’s excellent experience and analysis. I never would have thought of these great ideas without her!”

Adam Sacks, Biodiversity for a Livable Climate

December 10th, 2019.
“This was a perfect webinar for the small non-profit that relies on staff/board members to create, implement, and execute a fundraising and development strategy. A lot of good resources on top of the presentation itself.”

Jason Beloungy, ACCESS to Independence, Inc.

August 19th, 2019
“This New Donor Welcome Webinar was very impactful. Many Webinars can come off as a sales-pitch or as a presenter reading from a script. This Webinar from CharityHowTo was a very generous amount of quality content and instruction with an engaging and knowledgeable presenter”

Allison Johnson, Resource Center


August 15th, 2019
“As usual I left the webinar with some really great ideas for how to up our donor system”

Merri Kathryn Lewis


August 15th, 2019
“This webinar gave me some fresh ideas that I would like to use with our donors! I can’t wait to launch them.”


Porshia Rogers, Henry Street Settlement


August 6th, 2019.
“It’s always good to keep an open mind. I never thought to “Thank Donors First”; that concept makes perfect sense. We have been lucky to have great donors, but maintaining donors have been an issue. I believe the information that Mrs. Campbell has given us will be quite helpful as we move forward.”

Dexter Williams, Bee Busy, INC.


August 6th, 2019.
“The webinar provided valuable and relevant content. It will inspire my staff and me to re-evaluate our donor thank you strategy at our upcoming staff retreat.”

Karla Dzienkowski, Restless Legs Syndrome Foundation

January 30th, 2020.
“More and more grant makers are asking for grant seekers’ theory of change and program logic models. This strategy keeps programs and development (internal communications) on the same page and provides a consistent approach to present to funders.”

Mary Hebrank, UCP Heartland

August 1st, 2019.
“Very informative and engaging nonprofit webinar. I was very impressed with the content, additional resources given to the participants and how comfortable I felt with the knowledge level I had gained from attending. Thank you!”

Monica Darcy


August 1st, 2019.
“Diane covered a large amount of material more clearly and succinctly, by far, than most presenters.”

Marc Levine


August 1st, 2019.
“The presenter was very knowledgeable and keep everyone engaged with questions.”

Priscilla McIntosh, The Morton Center

February 5th, 2020.
“This was a great webinar because it addressed a topic we are dealing with in our organization… How to write a compelling grant application.  The facilitator was very knowledgeable and responsive to questions. Definitely worth my time and expense.”

Martin Marshall, Naval Aviation Museum Foundation



February 12th, 2020.
“Exceeded my expectations.  Diane’s delivery is so smooth, engaging, and easy to understand.  I was so impressed. I wish she could teach everything about fundraising.  🙂 I’ve already recommended her and this webinar to several coworkers.”

Stacy Ale, Paralyzed Veterans of America


July 30th, 2019.
“Diane was informative and engaging. She didn’t rush through the material and ensured everyone was abreast of industry terms and understood the content.”

Edith Brown


July 30th, 2019.
“I am just diving back into the grant writing space after a 5+ year hiatus. This webinar was excellent as a refresher as well as helping me get ‘brain-reengaged,’ excited and gain a greater understanding of grant writing best practices about which I had not previously known.”

Jill Farmer, Save the Storks®


July 30th, 2019.
“CharityHowTo does a great job of all-killer-no-filler — presenters are knowledgeable and focus on imparting practical knowledge in an easily absorbed form.”

Alex Bennet

July 30th, 2019
“Great webinar full of specific steps you can take to improve your Facebook presence and your general marketing strategy. I walked away with 8-10 action items I can do immediately to improve my page.”

John Boudreau


July 25th, 2019
“Great information that addresses both the practical and logistical questions of Facebook management.”

Mason  Parker, The Invasive Species Action Network


March 27th, 2019.
“Every non-profit organization really needs to see this webinar. It will make the difference between a run of the mill page and a page which gets noticed and helps to grow the cause!”

Robert Harlan, Yuba-Sutter-Colusa United Way


March 27th, 2019.
“This nonprofit webinar is very helpful and a game changer for any marketer.”

Neil Greenspan,  The Hebrew Academy Norton and Sylvia Alevy Campus


March 27th, 2019.
“Very informative with specific tips to maximize your Facebook visibility quickly.”

Penny Johnson,  Union Church of Hinsdale, U.C.C.

April 29th, 2020.
“Great practical examples of what small non-profit organizations can do and use to produce an annual report!”

Marillee Hill-Anderson



April 29th, 2020.
“All of the information and samples were very valuable as we consider the options on creating our annual report.”

Christine Ryan, United Ostomy Associations of America


January 28th, 2020.
“Presenter was really easy to listen to – and gave great examples. This is my first CharityHowTo webinar and I will definitely be back.”

Aimee Tilley, Liberty Hospital


January 28th, 2020.
“Super helpful content on how to approach creating an annual report, what to consider, examples, templates, do’s/don’ts…”

Ellen Stein, Community Connections, Inc.


January 28th, 2020.
“This was a very helpful and insightful webinar.  There are valuable templates and resources. Great key messages such as show the mission with authentic, compelling, emotional stories, photos, and quotes, thank the donors. Make the donor the hero.  Various types and lengths of annual reports for different years. I am sure I will use this information often.”

Michaela Bisanz, Lumen Christi Catholic Community 



January 28th, 2020.

“We’re getting ready to tackle our first annual report and the team was feeling very overwhelmed. Denisa broke it down into manageable chunks and gave great advice on storytelling. Feeling inspired now!”

Deanna Verbouwens, MedicAlert Foundation


January 23rd, 2020.
“This was an excellent overview of a variety of ways to tackle a challenge faced by all non-profits.  The presentation was informative for participants at multiple levels of experience, making it relevant to all”

Kim Atchley, Spartanburg Academic Movement


January 23rd, 2020.
“This is my first year leading my non-profit’s efforts to compile an Annual Report. This webinar was so inspirational and full of practical advice, I wish I had time to dive into the project now. Thank you CharityHowTo.”

Amy Young, Gunpowder Valley Conservancy 


January 23rd, 2020.
“This being my first year on staff and wanting to change the current heavy text format, the Webinar was excellent. I now have materials to present to staff and vestry to get them on board with a new format. It also provided information on how to gather stories, info during the year.”

Weezie Beckley, St. James’s Episcopal Church


January 23rd, 2020.
“Full of pertinent information and easy to follow.  I am inspired to get started with our annual report, sure that it will be a better effort and a  more compelling read thanks to this webinar.”

Mary Hollender, The Bryan Museum


December 10th, 2019.
“Full of pertinent information and easy to follow. I am inspired to get started with our annual report, sure that it will be a better effort and a more compelling read thanks to this webinar.”

Mary Hollender, The Bryan Museum


December 10th, 2019.
“There were many great ideas – from content to design – that I will suggest to my team to implement.”

Pam Fultz, Sidney-Shelby County YMCA


December 10th, 2019.
“Denisa made it sound like putting together an annual report would be so easy while really emphasizing what are the challenges. We’re a small organization who has never done an annual report so this was very helpful.”

Kathy Becklin, Grow Some Good


December 10th, 2019.
“The webinar gave me timely information for preparing our upcoming annual report, and helps me to focus my volunteers & colleagues on impactful content.”

Merri Kathryn Lewis


December 4th, 2019.
“The presenter was really engaging. She kept the energy up to the point where the 90-minutes felt like 5 minutes!”

Katy Hansen, Animal Care Center of NYC


December 4th, 2019,
“The presentation was well organized and presented. A lot of information was presented in an engaging manner. I especially appreciate the resources provided for when I have to do this myself!”

Janice Scheurer, Webster Groves Presbyterian Church


October 29th, 2019.
“Thank you for providing so many great ideas and showing good example materials! The webinar was wonderful, engaging and informative from start to finish.”

Renee Durham, Homewood Children’s Village


October 29th, 2019.
“Inspiring ideas that we can effectively execute with a combination of in house resources and our small nonprofit budget.”

Laura Wheless, The Hope and Healing Center & Institute


October 29th, 2019.
“This nonprofit webinar offered practical advice and was inspiring. I got some great ideas about interviews, stories, and designs while listening.”

Elaine Berkopec, Ursuline Academy of Cleveland


October 21st, 2019.
“I loved the use of examples as well as the presenters energy!“

Ansley StPierre, AgriSafe Network, Inc


October 21st, 2019.
“Very helpful and informative webinar. Great examples and resources to refer when creating our annual report. The major takeaway is that less is more. Storytelling and pictures are important.”

Jessica Myers, United Way of Defiance County


July 31st, 2019.
“This nonprofit webinar had a treasure trove of techniques and best practices that can be used right away. Denisa has an engaging and lovely presentation style.”

Nancy Lee, Interise


July 31st, 2019.
“Denisa’s presentation has helped me to understand how our complex organization can highlight the many programs we offer and really tell the story of how we accomplish our mission with the help of our community partners and donors!”

Eaddy II Curtis, The Southwest Partnership


July 31st, 2019.
“For someone who is totally new to annual reports, this was a great resource for me and my team on how to approach this task. I had very little knowledge of what an annual report was and now feel like I know how to tackle this task with confidence.”

Erin Hawkins, Olympic Peninsula YMCA


July 24th, 2019
“As the writer of our AR, this was all very practical information I can use immediately.”

Maradith Mazza, Kings County Tennis League


July 24th, 2019
“Very informative webinar to get us excited about doing our annual report!”

Heather Sellgren, The Children’s Museum of Wilmington


July 24th, 2019
Great tips for making the creation of an annual report more streamlined and easier to handle in-house.

Mindy Riesenberg, Grand Canyon Conservancy


July 24th, 2019
As a new CDO, I was worried about the annual report.  It seems so overwhelming. But I appreciated the way the presenter broke it down into manageable sections and provided examples.  Definitely brought my stress level down!

Karen Duffy, EveryMind


April 22nd, 2019.
“This nonprofit webinar opened my eyes to new and exciting ways to present our annual report to our donors, sponsors and community members!

Stephanie Reed,  Winona ORC Industries, Inc.


April 22nd, 2019.
“This was a fabulous nonprofit webinar. Definitely worth the price of admission!”

Shannan Mascari


April 22nd, 2019.
“Thanks for taking the mystery/uncertainty out of the dreaded Annual Report! I have my checklist and global vision of the project – and that is the most stressful part of the project for me.”

Anita Write, Hearts With A Mission


April 22nd, 2019.
“The material was very thorough. I got a good sense of the things we were already doing well and what areas we could improve in putting together our annual report. I really appreciate that all the material is available for us online to reference as needed.”

Marla Cohen,  JCC Association of North America


April 16th, 2019.
“I found the presenter very knowledgeable and engaging and the topics were extremely relevant to what my nonprofit needs to know.”

Laura Beth Hooper, DirectWomen


April 16th, 2019.
“This is one of the most useful nonprofit webinars I’ve attended – I walked away with lots of tangible tips and tools.”

Erin Tholen, Texas Charter Schools


April 16th, 2019.
“The information was spot on and very valuable in my work.  I can’t wait to share what I’ve learned with my Annual Report Committee.“

Tina Travis, Gratiot County Community Foundation


April 16th, 2019.
“Informative, kept it moving, and gave us a lot of information instead of just an introduction and ‘fluff’.”

Tammie Jeffers, Mission of Yahweh

July 23th, 2019
“This webinar provided the key fundamentals to be a success in the first 90 days, and beyond. I felt more confident going into my new role after listening.”

Lorita Williams


“I wish I had encountered this information before taking my current job. I’m eight months into it and being swallowed by the confluence of a series of small errors that this webinar provided structures for addressing upfront.”

Nancy Simerly, Adventure Science Center

February 13th, 2020.
“I really enjoyed the webinar today.  Jeff is very knowledgeable and gave me great ideas on how to motivate donors to give.”

Loretta Kingston, Kawartha Art Gallery


February 13th, 2020.
“Relevant information, presented in an approachable, practical manner.  Presenter is well-versed in this area and clearly teaches to the points.  One of the most helpful webinars for me so far.”

Juliann Thomason


February 12th, 2020.
“This was a fantastic reminder to think from the donor’s perspective, and walked through very practical steps to ensure we do that in all of our communications. Thank you!” 

Chandra Luczak, UNICEF USA


August 1st, 2019
“This webinar shifted my thinking and offered new skills to communicate from the perspective of a donor – very valuable!”

Bevan Linsley, Aquidneck Community Table


July 23rd, 2019.
“I was so impressed that the presenter had feedback to our answers to his questions! It was so exciting to get live feedback.”

Madeline Coffey, Piedmont Environmental Alliance


July 23rd, 2019.
“It was very worthwhile, especially for small agencies.”

Barbara MacKenzie, Catholic Social Services

July 16th, 2019.
“I am new to development, and this nonprofit webinar provided so much great information and so many ideas I can take and start implementing to improve our donor retention. I’m excited to get started.”

Keeta Scholl, Coalition for Compassionate Care of California


March 28th, 2019.
“This is my second CharityHowTo Webinar and it was incredibly useful. I appreciate how much information is packed into 90 mins, in an interesting and digestible way.”

Jessica Quigley, TLC Child and Family Services


March 28th, 2019.
“This nonprofit webinar was extremely helpful. I didn’t realize how much I needed it. I can’t wait to start digging into the reading materials John provided. 

Kim Cook, OPEN DOOR


March 28th, 2019.
“Great information and lots of specific tips that I can take and use tomorrow – maybe even today!”

Lori Gerhart, Berks Encore


July 25th, 2019.
“Wonderful webinar, helpful speaker, & loved the interaction we had with Julia while watching the videos together plus taking the interactive surveys.”

Jeff Craig-Meyer, Lutheran Hour Ministries


July 25th, 2019.
“Pointed me in the right direction emotionally and technically.”

Kim Garcia, Volunteer Lawyers for Justice


July 18th, 2019
“If you are just getting started out with video,  need a refresher, or are just looking some new ideas, this webinar and the accompanying materials have some great tips, and suggestions for different video apps to play with outside of the standard iMovie or Adobe Premiere. I appreciated seeing samples of other thank you videos and look forward to trying out some new ideas that my colleague and I came up with while attending this webinar.”  

Carolyn Cote, CASA of New Hampshire


July 18th, 2019
“Truly the best money ever spent on any webinar or conference. Tons of practical info that can be put to use right away. Thank you!”

Kate Cox, Talbot Hospice


March 6th, 2019.
“The presenter was very knowledgeable and articulate and provided lots to think about, as well as valuable resources to get the work done.”

Sheryl Blackwell


March 6th, 2019.
“Encouraging and engaging presenter who was very knowledgeable about marketing in nonprofits and up to date with the latest products and tools to which she gave us access so we can get to work immediately. Also, invited us to keep in touch with her and share projects, etc. in her group page.”

Charlie Parker, Lifeline Blood Services


March 6th, 2019.
“Great video examples and useful information about how to get started, as well as to improve capabilities for creating fun, engaging videos.”

Sheree Wysocki, St. Petersburg Free Clinic

February 20th, 2020.
“I  thought I was knowledgeable about Instagram, but after this webinar, I truly realized how much I had to learn and how impactful Instagram can be when leveraged correctly!”

Kate Stanke, The Board of Regents of the University of Oklahoma


February 11th, 2020.
“Julia’s webinar is very useful for nonprofits, especially ones that might feel overwhelmed approaching social media. Julia shows you how to utilize the many available tools of Instagram so they work for your organization’s mission.”

Christine Pizzuti, Camphill Village Copake


November 20th, 2019.
“Instagram is one of the most important social media platforms today. This webinar was not only insightful, but also provided a foundation for improving strategy and maintaining brand consistency.”

Taryn Sauer, Habitat for Humanity Portland/Metro East


November 20th, 2019.
“Extremely comprehensive for 90 minutes with specific applications our organization can implement right away”

Andrew Cagan, The Caedmon School


November 20th, 2019.
“As an Instagram user already, this gave me some ideas on how to better engage my followers and include donation tools through social media. The supplemental tools are fantastic! “

Colleen Payne, Mule Deer Foundation


November 20th, 2019.
“This webinar was super helpful.  There were a few updates on the Instagram business account features that I hadn’t seen yet, so I’m glad Julia dug into those.  Really informative!”

LeAnne Rowley, Communities In Schools San Antonio


November 14th, 2019.
“We use Instagram regularly, but this gave us some really good advice and tips that will up our game.”

Sharon Rainey, Her Justice


November 14th, 2019.
“If you want to get started on Instagram, or to up your game, sign up for this Webinar.”

Beatrice Friedlander, Attorneys for Animals


November 14th, 2019.
“As an Instagram user, I was surprised about how many useful tools and features were available that I was not previously exposed to. Super helpful!”

Laura Handy, Heart of Oregon Corps


November 14th, 2019.
“Informative and energizing! Made me want to start applying all of the new knowledge and increase our presence on Instagram!”

Mary Pilon, Rancho Coastal Humane Society


July 24th, 2019.
“Very informative. Covered a lot of ground and helped me better understand how to incorporate IG into our marketing strategy.” 

Nick Brattin, The Master’s Apprentice


July 24th, 2019.
“I just attended my first CharityHowTo Webinar and I was very impressed with the quality of the content, the visuals and the speaker. This was a high-quality educational experience that provided very useful information for us to use in promoting our nonprofit and raising funds for the first hospice house for the terminally ill homeless on the West Coast!” 

Marlene Fitzwater, The Health Communication Research Institute


July 24th, 2019.
“This was educational, engaging, and inspirational. I will be using a lot of the new tricks and tips I learned from this webinar.” 

Natalie Rehfeld, Boys & Girls Club of the Foothills.


July 16th, 2019
“Excellent seminar. A good mix of tips and tools our non-profit can utilize immediately, strategic approaches to decide and incorporate, and more-advanced or new-to-us.”

Louise Liebman


March 21st, 2019.
“I absolutely loved how many tools and concrete resources Julia provided, along with expert advice on how best to use them.”

Ryan Dorsey, Mass Audubon


March 21st, 2019.
“Things are moving fast on Instagram — what worked yesterday might not work tomorrow. Julia stays on the cutting edge of how nonprofits can use Instagram to make an impact, and her webinars are full of both strategic and tactical best practices!”

Jamil Kahn, Alex’s Lemonade Stand Foundation


March 21st, 2019.
“One of the best online seminars I’ve ever taken about social media.”

Emma Justice, Interfaith Hospitality Network


March 21st, 2019.
“This was awesome – the level of detail in the materials and the webinar itself are worth it, but the presenter was especially engaging and attentive. Super useful for my needs.”

Zoe Kagan, StreetSquash


March 21st, 2019.
“What a great nonprofit webinar to build an Instagram comprehensive strategy!”

Matthew Bizoe, KRASL ART CENTER

January 30th, 2020.
“A terrific walkthrough of sponsorship materials highlights. Will help us move forward!”

Thomas Trowbridge, Hotchkiss Library 

January 30th, 2020.
“AJ Steinburg is a wonderful presenter who truly cares about her participants and wants to ensure they are getting the most out of the learning experience.”

Darin Preis, Missouri Women’s Business Center

January 21st, 2020.
“AJ was great and gave a lot of very helpful “how to’s” to really spruce up a sponsorship deck. I could really relate and easily follow along with her even though I have limited graphic design skills.”

Kimberly Schubring, St. Joseph Academy

January 21st, 2020.
“AJ is fabulous! She is energetic, encouraging, authentic, and knowledgeable. We can certainly put the information to use right away.”

Rachel Rodriguez

September 18th, 2019

“This webinar came at the perfect time for our nonprofit children’s choir. We are struggling to find sponsors and this gave me some solid ideas to share with our board.” 

Margie Camp, Young Voices of Colorado 


September 18th, 2019

“I am a new fundraiser and this webinar gave me VOLUMES of information that I can immediately put into use. I can’t wait to see how my sponsorships grow using AJ’s help from today!”

Tracy Keibler, ApparentPlan


September 18th, 2019

“I would recommend this webinar for any event organizer or fundraiser looking to step up their skills for selling sponsorships.”

Teresa Schreiner, Grow Great falls


September 18th, 2019

“Hearing AJ’s experience and expertise was most helpful as she described each topic.  I could relate to her examples and seeing the sponsorship deck she put together helped me visualize what I need to do for my organization.” 

Tracie Ouimet, Mundelein Park & Recreation District


September 18th, 2019

“It is great to know that we have additional support for our work!” 

Fonny Oei, Loma Linda Academy


July 18th, 2019.
“How To Create Amazing Event Sponsorship Materials was an awesome webinar and extremely helpful! I believe creating a “Sponsorship Deck” with Canva will be a game-changer for our organization! Thanks A.J.!”

Kathryn King, Massachusetts Military Heroes Fund


July 18th, 2019
“Very helpful information, presenter’s voice was nice and she was very eloquent.”

Claudia Sanchez, LifeGift

March 19th, 2020.
“It provided useful information on how to improve my grant writing and opened my eyes to what I did not know that I needed to know.”

Jane McKinney, Mid-Cities Care Corps


March 13th, 2020.
“This was great, I learned tools to help our new organization get off the ground and get more funding! It was awesome to gain some lists and strategies to add to our toolbox.”

Beth Hunt, LEATHER & LGBTQ Cultural District 



March 13th, 2020.
“This information is absolutely perfectly timed for my journey; I’m on the verge of entering a more challenging level of grant writing, et.al, and this seminar could not dovetail more perfectly with those new requirements.”
Juliann Thomason


November 20th, 2019.
“Engaging and informative webinar; the presenter has years of experience and covered much more than I expected.”

Penny Lutz, Pennsylvania College of Technology


November 20th, 2019.
“Diane Leonard is exceptional.” 

David Mutton, Citizens’ Committee for Children of New York


November 12th, 2019.
“As a professional grant writer, I was skeptical about whether or not I would learn anything from the training by CharityHowTo. This was quickly put to rest. I learned a lot!”

Ricardo Forbes, Lutheran Social Services of Southern California


July 18th, 2019.
“As always, Diane was terrific — she knows her topics inside-out!!! Thanks so much.”

Debbie McDevitt, Parisi House on the Hill


July 11th, 2019.
“Diane offers clear and concise information applicable to real-world situations.”

Jeffrey Cornett, Muskingum County Library System

July 11th, 2019.
“It was very clear, organized and well-presented.”

Will Dix, Juvenile Protective Association

April 7th, 2020.
“A wealth of information presented in a well-organized fashion, plus a point of contact to reach out to for follow up questions!”

Jessica Zielinski Meffert, Arcadia Food


April 7th, 2020.
“Diane was clear, direct and the points were useful. I am happy to have the material to download as it was a lot to absorb.”

Erica Glasener, Piedmont Park Conservancy


April 1st, 2020.
“This was a great webinar for people looking to understand the steps involved for seeking federal grants!

Alexandra Cella, Pal-O-Mine


December 12th, 2019.
“Diane simplified the Federal grant process – a step by step breakdown, simplifying the complexity! I understand there is more to learn and internalize. It was a great Federal 101 webinar! Loved it and will recommend to anyone interested in learning about Federal grants.” 

Devika Thayanban, Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central Mass & Metrowest


December 12th, 2019.
“Great presenter. Plenty of information for beginners.”

Michael Courtney, Greater Manchester Habitat for Humanity


December 12th, 2019.
“I like how knowledgeable and engaged the presenter was. She was able to answer all the questions and she kept me engaged.”

Tanisha Slater


December 4th, 2019.
“Great and detailed, practical overview on how to get started on the federal grantseeking process. I have written grants for many years but have never waded into the federal grants world.”

Diane Hopper


December 4th, 2019.
“This webinar provided some much needed overview of the process of writing a federal grant to give me the confidence to begin . Thank you!”

Janice Bedayn, Sierra Harvest


July 17th, 2019
“I learned so much about the specifics of applying for federal grants. I have lots of homework to do but know where to start. This nonprofit webinar is informative, engaging and tremendously helpful. Thank you!”

Sheila Michel, TORCH – Trinity Out-Reach Center of Hope


July 10th, 2019.
“To find out if you’re ready to go after federal funding, this nonprofit webinar is a great place to start. I feel highly supported in seeking the information and guidance I might need.”

Julie Suhr


July 10th, 2019.
“Professional, engaging, chock full of information to assist in achieving grant writing goals!”

Grace Grella, The Public Access TV Corporation


July 10th, 2019.
“Great information from Diane and great source material to use for the “Fed Grant Odyssey.”

Connie Wheeler, Friends of Woodstock School

February 6th, 2020.
“This webinar was effective in covering a lot of material in a good amount of detail. Easy to think about how one could apply to their own work.”

Allison Hough, Pennsylvania SPCA



February 6th, 2020.
“This webinar was very useful, worth the money, I will be able to use all of this information in my next appeal letter”

Renee Stout, CICOA Foundation, Inc



February 6th, 2020.
“Mr. Brooks shared great strategies that will be easy to implement along with great tools to make the process easier. Well organized and interesting presentation.”

Barbara Dell, YWCA Hartford Region



February 6th, 2020.
“This was a great review of the basics with lots of specific examples to help guide my future success.”

Katherine Indermaur, Southern Utah Wilderness Alliance



February 6th, 2020.
“I’ve been in fundraising for more than 25 years and have been tasked with annual appeal responsibilities for the first time. This is just what I needed to get started!”

Jennifer Richard, Voices for the Children


February 6th, 2020.
“Very informative with practical tips to make your direct mail campaigns better.”

Joanna Cermak, College of American Pathologists


January 29th, 2020.
“Cuts to the chase of what works, I found this very informative and applicable!”

Peter Crouch, Presbyterian Children’s Homes and Services


January 29th, 2020.
“This webinar supplied practical ideas that can be used for nearly any appeal/direct mail!”

Katherine Andrews, Central Philadelphia Development Corporation


January 29th, 2020.
“I appreciated Jim’s candor and uplifting attitude. This webinar was grounded in actionable techniques and easy takeaways that I wouldn’t have known about otherwise. The content was engaging and I felt valued. Thank you SO much! I look forward to applying this great advice!”

Alexandria Beyer, Wyoming Outdoor Council


January 29th, 2020.
“This webinar was amazing even for the seasoned appeal writer.  I learned new things and will now spice up my next appeal letter with its components.”

Leonie Richardson, National Foundation for Ectodermal Dysplasias



July 10th, 2019.
“I’ve written many direct mail pieces but learned many more valuable techniques from this webinar. I’ve not specifically tested techniques and methods; this presenter has. Really valuable information that I will put to use right away. “

Thom Paulson


July 10th, 2019.
“This was a great nonprofit webinar! Delivered as promised and really got me thinking about how we can improve our campaigns 🙂 Thanks, I’d do it again and will recommend you to others.”

Sharon Cosgrove, Western Maryland Health System


June 26th, 2019.
“Very informative, and will definitely help in planning our direct mailing.”

Marissa Romero, AIM Services, Inc.


June 26th, 2019.
“Being new to the Office of Development, “Your Step-by-Step Guide to Writing Direct Mail Appeals That Motivate Donors to Give and Give Again” webinar was very informative to all of the pieces that go into writing and sending out an appeal. CharityHowTo sharing the fruits of Jeff Brook’s many years of experience writing appeals for many organizations was definitely a plus. Jeff highlighted the important areas of each part of the appeal, giving wonderful visual examples. Very helpful.”

James Kramer, University of Notre Dame

March 26th, 2020.
“I am actually relatively experienced in corporate sponsorship and partnership development, but I still gleaned a ton of great insight, especially in how to offer more exciting benefits to potential sponsors, and where to focus my time when approaching corporate partners. Great webinar!”

Alex Dapkewicz, Diakon


March 26th, 2020.
“Joe provided some very valuable information to help me with the steps in obtaining more sponsorships. Not just any type of sponsorship but quality sponsorships that can take our events to the next level.”

Elouise Nathaniel


March 26th, 2020.
“This webinar was very useful in determining the direction in which to go and the weight to place on sponsorships especially as a small organization.”

Michele Williams

March 26th, 2020.
“I found Joe to be an informative and insightful resource of information.”

Michael Jukes, Centre for Indigenous Theatre

March 18th, 2020.
“Extremely productive webinar, not just rhetoric about the subject. Outlined steps easily and pertinent to all types of events.”

Carol Cavell, Trees Indiana

March 18th, 2020.
“I like the different ways to target the right sponsors for our events.”

Sara Irmen, Children’s Home & Aid

March 18th, 2020.
“This webinar was very informative, and there were great ideas presented on how to generate sponsorships for our upcoming 1st Annual Fundraiser.”

Tony Altman, Phoenix House Florida

March 18th, 2020.
“If you need to start a sponsorship program for your organization, this is Sponsorship 101 for your staff.”

Steve Urry, Gay Men’s Chorus of South Florida.

March 18th, 2020.
“Really engaging content and easy to follow format that made sense for a lot of different types of organizations.”

Anna Sharp, Livable Buckhead

January 22nd, 2020.
“Really helped clarify the charity vs marketing sponsorship concept.  I often forget that Sales is sales is sales….”

Cheryl Blalock, Lamplighters Music Theatre


January 16th, 2020.
“Our event has never had sponsors before.  After this webinar, I am ready to put together a sponsorship committee and get going!”

Deborah Prior


December 19th, 2019.
“As a person who is starting in the sponsorship world, this webinar motivated me to be creative. If you are stuck, it gives you ideas and materials you can use to move forward.”

Adrian Vasquez, El Concilio Kalamazoo


December 19th, 2019.
“The presenter gave practical information that was easy to understand.”

Barbara Willis, Hampton Roads Community Health Center


December 19th, 2019.
“Great webinar for both beginners and those who’ve been in the field.”

Jocelyn Boss, Public Lands Alliance


December 11th, 2019.
“I have decades of experience in the nonprofit arena. However, I’m new to the development world. Joe’s webinar was perfect. It built on the knowledge I already have about nonprofits and provided a great foundation on mission and marketing sponsorships. I would highly recommend this nonprofit webinar.”

Kym King, American Leadership Forum – Houston/Gulf Coast Chapter


December 11th, 2019.
“Joe Waters is very knowledgeable about the world of sponsorships and how it can translate into marketing possibilities.  He shared valuable information throughout an engaging presentation! Thanks, Joe!”

Sharon Satterwhite, Patriot Paws


October 30th, 2019.
“Joe gave a wonderful seminar that explained the basics of event fundraising that could be applied to all size nonprofit organizations looking to broaden and deepen their sponsor base for events. I loved the interactive aspects of the webinar, like the polls.  Joe was a great moderator… personable, informative, professional and entertaining. Thank you.”

Craig Smith, St. Paul’s Senior Services


October 30th, 2019.
“It was helpful to reinforce what to focus on, bring some new ideas, and understand that we are not alone with our “charity” sponsor challenge (where we have difficulty getting larger corporate sponsors). So stay focused on relationships we have and growing them.”

Jessica Levy, Sjögren’s Syndrome Foundation, Inc.


October 15th, 2019.
“Very informative and full of helpful materials to develop an effective sponsorship sales strategy”

Savannah Mendenhall, Jonathan’s Place / Kid Net Foundation


October 15th, 2019.
“The How to Sell Sponsorships webinar has a lot of useful information for small and large nonprofits alike. I highly recommend if you need selling strategies!”

Emily Woody, Seven Hills School 


October 15th, 2019.
“Joe Waters is clearly knowledgeable in the area of sponsorships. My organization is new to this idea and we have a lot to learn. This webinar was an excellent start to learning various aspects of engaging potential sponsors. Loved the “uncover” vs. “discover” method. Thanks!” 

Michelle Barrentine


October 15th, 2019.
“Event sponsorships are new to me and the organization I work for, so this webinar was really helpful in helping me know where we’re off to a good start and what work needs to be done to have a successful event sponsors.” 

Ebony Archie, UrbanArt Commission 


October 15th, 2019.
“Beginning a development position with a nonprofit and the sponsorship seminar was very helpful.”

Stephen Kidd, Christian Learning Centers of Greenville County


July 17th, 2019
“I have attended a lot of webinars, but this one was the best ever!”  

Shirley West, Asante Africa Foundation


July 9th, 2019.
“What a great sponsorship webinar! I have been in development for many years with nonprofits and learned some new and very useful information. Can’t wait to test it out for our charity event next year. So glad I registered for this!”

Krista Basis, With Love


July 9th, 2019.
“On a scale of 1 – 5, 5 being the best, I’d give Joe a 100! He is extremely engaging and knowledgeable! Thank you for sharing the tricks of the trade so openly!”

Debbie McDevitt, Parisi House on the Hill


July 9th, 2019.
“Joe was an engaging presenter. He managed to relay information relevant to any size non-profit with a variety of levels of expertise in soliciting sponsorships. That is hard to do!”

Barbara Peters, CaringWorks, Inc.


July 9th, 2019.
“Got a lot of ideas on how to utilize and grow current contacts and value in pricing increase if stand behind it.”

Colleen Bucci, Cuddle My Kids, Inc.


May 16th, 2019.
“Opened my eyes to things I haven’t been thinking about”

Annette Dotterer, Colorado Family Life Center


May 16th, 2019.
 “Joe is SO knowledgeable in the corporate partnership space! The information that I learned during this webinar will help me define and better market to target corporate audiences. I really look forward to implementing the skills I learned and would highly recommend it to other nonprofits who are new to sponsorship or want to expand their current sponsorship program.”

Marissa Max,  Land Trust Alliance


May 16th, 2019.
“I didn’t really know what to expect from this webinar. It was my first experience with CharityHowTo. I have been selling sponsorships (and on the other side of the desk too) for years and was hopeful it wouldn’t be too basic. It was fantastic! There were good reminders about some best practices, but even more importantly, some great tips and tools that I can implement right away. Would highly recommend!”

Carmen Hickerson, Metro United Way


March 12th, 2019.
“Joe is awesome, insightful, and helpful for nonprofits to create a successful event and marketing sponsorship benefits package and strategy!”

Andrea Croak, MAB Community Services


March 12th, 2019.
“Joe has a proven track record of success in this area and I enjoyed hearing tips of ways to increase our sponsorships.”

Christine Stoltzfus, Good Samaritan Services


March 12th, 2019.
“Not sure if it is the Boston accent or his quick rate of speech, but Joe is very engaging. The 90-mins fly-by as all of the material is extremely applicable and informative. Am hoping to encourage my other team members to also take this nonprofit webinar in the future. Now to just try and get our Executives to take time to discuss forming our Foundation’s Board!”

Taylor Stevens, CMG Financial


March 12th, 2019.
“Joe was outstanding. I am ready to immediately apply his practical knowledge and insight to my next event.”

Shavonn Richardson, Think and Ink Grant Consulting™


March 12th, 2019.
“Joe is such a knowledgeable and engaging presenter! This information and all the downloadable materials were incredibly useful! This nonprofit webinar will definitely help me push to the next level as a fundraiser.”

Taryne Moore, Urban Initiatives


March 12th, 2019.
“The Event Sponsorships nonprofit webinar hosted by Joe Waters was extremely informative with lots of great tips, resources and mapping. I look forward to putting this into motion!”

Kim Killoy, Human Services Council

February 13th, 2020.
“I am new to this and found the information practical and well organized. I wasn’t overwhelmed.”

Hunter Hurst, National Council of Juvenile and Family Court Judges


February 13th, 2020.
“I left the webinar feeling inspired to create more videos for our program.  My biggest takeaway was that it has to blend in with other videos on social media, so it actually shouldn’t necessarily be over-produced by a professional.

Brian Wolff, Kids in a New Groove


November 30th, 2019
“I learned a lot that I will be able to share with my colleagues.”

Jennifer Kronberg, The Idaho Community Foundation


November 30th, 2019
“I have been afraid to try a phone video, but now I feel like I have enough information to give it a go!”

Theresa Bowles


November 30th, 2019
“I absolutely loved this presentation and learned so much in such a short amount of time. Nikki, the presenter was excellent and I loved how she shared samples and demonstrated an editing screen during the presentation.”

Pamela Graves, Chicago Community Loan Fund


November 30th, 2019
“Nikki was super engaging and spent just enough time on each topic to keep me interested and to give the most value. I learned so much! I got a great balance of a deep dive into certain topics, but not too much unnecessary information.”

Caitlyn Malik, The Shadow Project


November 30th, 2019
“Videos are so impactful to Non-profits. This webinar taught me how to use video with the equipment I already have and how to further my impact with my brand and community!”

Elizabeth Myscofski, Rapid City Catholic School System


October 23rd, 2019.
“This webinar helped me think more strategically about how to take and use video. I feel empowered to better and more effectively tell the story of my organization!”

Raq Massey


October 23rd, 2019.
“This presentation made the practice of creating videos much more manageable. Using a smartphone is an affordable and simple way for small nonprofits to get the message out.”

Danielle Guyet, Hope Autism Foundation


October 23rd, 2019.
“Nikki was very knowledgable, engaging and helpful. She shared some great examples with us and I learned a lot. Our team will be video storytelling next week! I joined from the US and highly recommend this webinar!”

Arika Alana


October 23rd, 2019.
“Having no prior knowledge of video recording and sharing, I now feel confident in the tools and advice Nikki shared with me today. She’s provided me with numerous ways to engage, create and share videos with the public.”

Alexandra Ambrico, International Biomedical Research Alliance


July 9th, 2019.
“When Nikki was done I felt inspired to get out and try to share our story and mission. She made it seem doable and accessible.”

Frederica Hood, PA Elks Home Service Program


July 9th, 2019.
“Loved how intimate engaging the presenter was and that they created opportunities for the attendees to participate.”

Nori Sakha, Art Works Now


July 9th, 2019.
“I had little experience with video creation before this nonprofit webinar. Now I believe I have a new skill to help boost our organization’s profile to new people! Thank you!”

John Cummings, Mental Health Recovery Services of Warren & Clinton Counties (MHRS)


July 9th, 2019.
“Our team is excited to begin implementing what we learned in the webinar! As an organization, we’ve found smartphone videos to be a helpful and compelling tool to connect with our constituents, but we didn’t know the extent of its potential. This may very well be what we needed to bring our online presence to the next level.”

Nicholas Conner, Providence Network


July 9th, 2019.
“I had to grab a second notebook while in the webinar for jotting down all of the ideas the discussion sparked! “

Cat Smith


July 3rd, 2019.
“Nikki was very knowledgeable and I left the webinar with several nuggets of information that I could put to use right away!”

Christine Cooney, Care Net Pregnancy Center of Southern Maryland


July 3rd, 2019.
“Engaging walk-through of the process of videomaking that makes it easy to start using video.”

Emily Honstein


July 3rd, 2019.
“Nikki was engaging and AUTHENTIC! Loved her real life approaches to how to use video to convey any message we want to get out there, and how easy it is to do.”

Jessica Chasen, Temple Emanuel of Cherry Hill


May 21st, 2019.
“Thank you for the webinar! The tips, tools, and techniques you shared are especially helpful. I gained knowledge and insights that I can put to work right away. Thanks again!”

Shelley Nelson


May 21st, 2019.
“The webinar was great and the presenter was engaging. I appreciate that there are supplemental materials.”

Richard Caro


May 21st, 2019.
“Well organized content, simply presented.”

Lee Dickson, Godly Play Foundation


May 21st, 2019.
“Thanks for supporting and advancing communicating how to help people.”

George Ordway, Valley Communities for Christ

April 22nd, 2020.
“great material, easy to follow and understand the speaker, and he explained relevant information that we can use for our org–thank you so much!!”

Nancy Saavedra,  San Diego County Breastfeeding Coalition


April 14th, 2020.
“This webinar was jam-packed with great information on what to do and what not to do when putting together a donor newsletter. Definitely one of the most helpful webinars I’ve attended! Thank you, Jeff!”

Donna Chickering, Rogue River Watershed Council



October 10th, 2019.
“I’m so impressed with Jeff’s knowledge of this topic and the amount of tips he was able to pack into a short time.  This is a great value for anyone who writes newsletters.”

Abby Gwaltney, Community Coalition for Haiti


July 9th, 2019.
“The webinar presented information that was extremely helpful and brought to light statistical information that will help in the do’s and don’ts in our future newsletters. Ultimately, it is wonderful to know how to truly thank our donors!”

Talaya Frazier, Cheyanna’s Champions 4 Children


July 9th, 2019.
“This nonprofit webinar is a good primer to what to include in a newsletter that motivates donors to give. You will learn something new even if you have been doing newsletters for your entire career.”

Elisa Heisman, Alex’s Lemonade Stand

July 11th, 2019.
“I learned easy-to-implement tips that will make our newsletters more effective. Thank you, John and CharityHowTo!”

Cheryl Puriton, Northeast Arc


July 11th, 2019.
“This nonprofit webinar confirmed some of my thoughts on how to proceed, and more importantly, gave me great information on what to avoid, and why. Thank you for providing the snapshot feature which allowed me to make notes of certain slides.”

Kathleen Panza, Saint Catherine Labouré Catholic School


July 11th, 2019.
“We are revamping our marketing newsletter & communication strategy. Excellent points to approach ways to engage, enhance, and retain our donors, volunteers, partners, and advocates. Very points and tips! Thanks!”

Lisa Rose


July 9th, 2019.
“This webinar was well-organized and very comprehensive. A large topic was delivered in easily digestible and actionable bites.”

Lisa Grady, Inner Explorer, Inc.


July 9th, 2019.
“This was a motivating and dynamic overview of the topic. Ready to get started creating!”

Claire Peterson, Society of Jesus


May 28th, 2019.
“I found this very useful in helping to direct a small non-profit into improved contact with members, volunteers, etc. Thank you!”

Rosemary Clark


May 23rd, 2019.
“Everything is professional from start to finish from the incredible slides, the organization of the presentation, and the incredibly knowledgeable presenter. The nonprofit webinar was a fruitful learning experience.”

Rachel Ganzewinkel, MISSION SERVICES OF LONDON


May 23rd, 2019.
“Wow! John Haydon’s nonprofit webinar on writing irresistible newsletter emails was packed with useful information! Super helpful!”

Julie Cooper, JB Cooper LLC


Using the Phone without Fear: How To Make Fundraising and Thank You Calls People Love to Receive:

June 27th, 2019.
“I had never thought about telephone fundraising before, and now I am excited to try it!”

Tanyella Evans,  NABU.ORG

June 27th, 2019.
“Very engaging presenter -knowledgeable, great & practical advice offered / appreciated the samples & examples”

Paul Mulligan

June 25th, 2019.
“I loved this webinar. I loved how they showed how to make calls and they were able to tell us how and what to say to people you are calling.”

Kara Bottler, UCP of Stanislaus County

June 25th, 2019.
“Clear, concise, encouraging. Have a structure, not a script.”

Marty Smith, The Society of St. Vincent de Paul Omaha

April 2nd, 2019.
“Simon made the time move quickly with a well-organized presentation, covering the essentials, reinforcing his points with real-life examples, data supporting his recommended approaches, and providing practical insights that will help me improve my effectiveness as an asker and trainer. “

Timothy Voss

April 2nd, 2019.
“I like that Simon addressed that “fear of the phone” right at the start. Then he helped guide in very practical ways who to call and what to say. AND who not to call. This is not a cold call presentation. Totally the opposite and very valuable.”

Sarah Thornburg, Friends in Deed

April 2nd, 2019.
“This nonprofit webinar was informative, humorous, and uniquely catered toward fundraising professionals.”

Eileen Nemoda, National Multiple Sclerosis Society


How To Be An Awesome Nonprofit Board Member – A Step-by-Step Guide:

June 26th, 2019.
“Being involved for years on a few nonprofit boards, I’ve seen good and I’ve seen bad practices. This webinar was excellent in providing me with useful data and understanding of what it means to be a board member and how to get the most out of it for myself as well as the organization.”

Jessica Chasen, Temple Emanuel of Cherry Hill

June 26th, 2019.
“As a new board member, the webinar formed a good foundation of information of how I can fulfill my role as a board member.”

Carol Eggers, YMCA OF SAN FRANCISCO


How To Maximize your Peer-to-Peer & Community Fundraising:

May 30th, 2019.
“Great information shared on all aspects of fundraising. I really liked the reminder of showing the impact of one’s gift in the community. Keep up the good work!”

Sherill Carrington, Jamie Kimble Foundation For Courage


How to Start a Successful Twitter Program for Your Nonprofit!:

May 8th, 2019.
“So much helpful info packed into a small amount of time! Loved it.”

Royce Markley

May 8th, 2019.
“John’s webinar on Twitter for Nonprofits was well-organized, engaging, and filled with information valuable to novice and expert alike.”

Justin Tran, Pivotal

May 2nd, 2019.
“John is very knowledgeable in this topic, I am very glad I was able to attend!”

Dajana Perkovic, FFC Utah


Grant Writing For Nonprofits 501: How to Use Critical Grant Competencies to Win the Grant! :

May 9th, 2019.

“Although grant-writing is only one of my tasks as the executive director of a small nonprofit, I took the leap into this higher-level course to spark my own questions and guide my ongoing professional development. While I am challenged by the material, Diane presented it in a way that did not feel completely over my head. I have A LOT of notes to tackle!

Angie Kidd, Common Grace Ministries, Inc.

May 9th, 2019.
“This nonprofit webinar was inspiring and offered really great practical tools and resources that motivated me to elevate my professionalism and reach beyond my current knowledge as an experienced fundraiser.”

Rochelle Martin, California Latinas For Reproductive Justice

May 1st, 2019.
“Provided a good overview of competencies with lots of references to materials for more information.”

Susan Larson, Better Basics, Inc.


Grantmaker Relationships – Expressing Next-Level Gratitude:

April 10th, 2019.
“Diane’s is one of the best webinar series I’ve had the opportunity to participate in. Diane is up to speed on all things funding wise and I always learn new things.”

Cathy Purves, Trout Unlimited

April 10th, 2019.
“Diane Leonard presented such an informative webinar. I was impressed by the clarity and quality of the information she provided.”

Mary Lampe 

April 2nd, 2019.
“Even after years of work as a grantwriter, Diane’s webinar provided actionable ideas to help me take my grantmaking relationships to the next level. I’m usually happy if I get one or two good ideas from a webinar or workshop, and I got several!”

Kathy Chennault, Clark College

April 2nd, 2019.
“Great nonprofit webinar. The emphasis on relationships and building personal connections with grant makers is key to success. Also, engaging board members in the process brings that special difference in these relationships.”

Delores Kannas, The EndBrainCancer Initiative


Teamwork Makes the Dream Work –  How to Lead Volunteers and Reduce Your Stress:

April 3rd, 2019.
“Jam-packed informational session that was reality-based and research-informed.”

Lisa Galvao, All Nations Sports Academy

April 3rd, 2019.
“As a new Volunteer Coordinator, this nonprofit webinar outlined a clear roles and responsibilities that I can focus on as well as prepared me for a variety of scenarios.”

Gina Palmisano, The Historic Village at Allaire

April 3rd, 2019.
“It is great to have reinforcement tools for addressing “not good” volunteers.”

Deana Roy, NAMI Washington


How Even Small Nonprofits Can Raise Big Gifts: A Step-by-Step Guide to Building Winning Relationships with Your Donors:

April 2nd, 2019.
“Our organization is growing and we knew it was time to begin a formal fundraising process but felt overwhelmed. This nonprofit webinar was encouraging and provided immediately useful resources to help us navigate the beginning of our fundraising journey.”

Fay Blevins, KENTUCKY INTENSIVE FAMILY SERVICES

April 2nd, 2019.
“Kathie gave us great ideas and a lot to think about with our Major Gifts program that we are starting. Thank you!”

Kathy Karpe, Casa de Amparo

April 2nd, 2019.
“Kathie was very responsive to questions! She was great!”

Bethany Devine, NorthEast of the Well