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

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 

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

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

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

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

September 24th
“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

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

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

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™

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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 the 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

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 

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

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


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

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

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

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.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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 organization 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

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

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


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 Write a Grant Budget That Tells (and sells) Your Application’s Story:

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



Federal Grants 201: How to Feel Confident and Competitive as You Click Submit:

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


How to Create Super Successful Silent Auctions:

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


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


Fundraising For Introverts: How To Raise More By Finding Confidence in Networking, Face-To-Face Asks, Telephone Calls and More..:

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!”

Elise Middleton, Music for All, Inc.


Nonprofit Grant Writing that wins! How to Tell the Story of Your Organization’s Finances to Grantmakers:

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


The Hidden Gem: How to Create an Awesome Monthly Giving Program:

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 Excel in Online Applications and Get the Grant!:

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


How to Master Nonprofit Grants: Strategy, Calendars, and Teams:

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 that 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


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.



How to Grow your Monthly Giving Program from Good to GREAT:

April 17th, 2019.
“If you or your 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 a 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 nonprofit 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


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


How to Make a Thank You Video that Delights Donors and Gets Them to Give Again:

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