Volunteer and Board Appreciation on a Shoestring – How to Recognize and Inspire Deeper Commitment to Your Cause:

 

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

 


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

 

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

 


Finding a Needle in a Haystack: How to Successfully Research Grants:

 

April 10th, 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

 

 


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

 

 


Using the Phone without Fear: How To Make Fundraising and Thank You Calls People Love to Receive:

 

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 Build Your Email List Using Your Website and Social Media Platforms – A Step-by-Step Guide:

 

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

 

 


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 Meet and Exceed Major Donor Targets With the Right Donor Tools and Tactics:

 

 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

 

 


Stop Losing Donors! How to Retain More First-Time Donors With Email, Social Media, and Your Board Members:

 

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

 


How to Make an Awesome Facebook Page: A Step-by-Step Guide for Nonprofit Communicators:

 

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.

 

 


How To Create A Successful Capital Campaign: New Money For Small and Large Nonprofits Alike:

 

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

 


 Grant Writing For Nonprofits 101: How to Write a Grant That Wins!:

 

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

 


Instagram for Nonprofits 201: A Step-by-Step Guide to Using Instagram for Raising Awareness and Money for Your Cause – Intermediate/Advanced Techniques:

 

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

 


Get Your Board to Give Their Biggest Gifts and Help You Fundraise:

 

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

 


How to Set Up and Run the Day of Your Event Like a Professional Event Planner:

 

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 

 


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

 


 How To Get Sponsors For An Event – A Step By Step Guide:

 

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