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How to Write an Awesome Annual Report With Gratitude and Impact

  • Duration
    90 Minutes
  • Author
    Denisa Casement
  • Course Level
  • Year Created
  • CFRE Approved
    1.50 Points



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Wednesday, July 20th, 2022 at 3:00 PM EDT
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A Whopping 94% of the People Who Attended This Nonprofit Webinar Rated It As Great to Excellent!

Too often, we publish annual reports that are too long and too full of data people don’t want or need. An awesome Annual Report focuses on the heart of the mission showing how giving impacts the people and communities you serve.  Donors, volunteers, grant makers, and other key stakeholders want to know the results of your work. They want to know their investments make meaningful change in real people’s lives. During this webinar, Denisa will show you how to craft an annual report that will inspire and engage your donors.

What You Will Learn from this Live Nonprofit Webinar

  • Annual Report:  Basic Elements
  • How to Organize Your Project Team & Timeline
  • How to Engage Your Audience:  Storytelling and Gratitude
  • Using Design Basics to Engage Readers
  • How to Use Infographics for Impact
  • Creating a Meaningful Call to Action
  • Publication Options:  Print and Online

This Webinar is Perfect for You, If…

  • You’re tired of writing a 15 page+ annual report every year.
  •  Your donors don’t read your annual report.
  •  You need to make your annual report more appealing to current and potential donors.
  •  You want an update on best practices for a donor-centered annual report.

You’ll Get These BONUS Materials:

  1. Sample Annual Reports in multiple formats
  2. Annual Report:  Essential Elements
  3. Annual Report: Do's & Don'ts Checklist
  4. Annual Report Online Resources
  5. Webinar recording and slides

What Attendees Said about This Nonprofit Webinar:

“This webinar was great and the speaker was very knowledgeable. She was excited to present on this topic and it showed and made me want to focus even more. I've never done an annual report before so the tips and tricks she offered will definitely be top of mind when we go into production.”

Caitlyn Conibear, Steps to End Domestic Violence

“Being part of a small organization, I wear many hats.  This webinar and many of the other webinars have helped me fill in the gaps of knowledge as well as making certain tasks feel overwhelming.”

Barbara Slattery, Mass Farmers Markets

“Great examples, engaging presenter, and wonderful take-home materials!”

Ingrid Sotelo, East Harlem Tutorial Program

“This was a very useful webinar with a lot of great ideas for both design and content for an annual report!  Thanks so much for reinvigorating a rather dull topic!”

Karen Stoila, Casa San Jose

“Loved the annual report designs that were shared with us during the webinar. They gave me a lot of creative ideas.”

Kelly Miller, Vienna Presbyterian Church

“This was the best CHT webinar I have taken to date. The steps outlines were clear, logical, digestible, actionable, and insightful. I will absolutely recommend this one.”

Sam Heck, Milestone Recovery

“Clear, super helpful information packed into a well-designed format! Excellent for small shops.”

Lesley Anderson, Aunt Leah’s Place

“This webinar gave tons of tips, links, and practical information on how to make an annual report without losing your mind!”

Alina Darger, Cherish Families

“I found this webinar extremely helpful. The information presented was clear, the PowerPoint was well organized, the examples were very helpful, and the presenter was highly knowledgeable. I gained a lot of insight that will be very useful in creating my organization's annual report. Thank you.”

Amy Chin, Literacy Network of South Berkshire, Inc.

“This webinar included lots of up-to-date information with clear explanations for why things need to change, stay the same, or be updated in our annual report layouts!  Looking forward to making these changes.”

Emily Cosby, The Center for Courageous Kids

“Denisa was so engaging and fun - she really made learning about Annual Reports exciting! I wasn't expecting to enjoy this webinar as much as I did.”

Laura Jasinski, Charles River Conservancy

“WOW, we learned so much and are grateful for the download materials and resources.  You have so much knowledge - thank you for sharing!”

Page Van Amson, Needham Community Council

“Denisa's webinar on creating an annual report took a complex issue and broke it down into doable pieces. Lots of tips and resources were provided as well.  I feel better prepared to discuss this with our Board of Directors as we plan for the 2021 report.”

Wendy Bourgault, Our Little Roses

“The presenter did a fantastic job addressing the needs of various sized organizations as she offered examples and solutions to annual report questions.”

Jeannine Hogue, Palisades Episcopal School

“Denise was fantastic. I loved all the well-thought-out examples she provided and the specific reasons why she included them. I got a lot of good learning out and feel more confident to do the annual report!”

Fran Sheff-Mauer, Stars of HOPE

About Your Topic Expert

Presented by International Nonprofit Consultant and Coach Denisa Casement, CFRE. Denisa has 21 years experience in nonprofit leadership, strategy, multi-channel marketing, and donor-centered communications to drive retention and growth. She is founder and CEO of The Casement Group, an international team of experts focused on helping nonprofits grow sustainable fundraising with donor-centered communications, superior donor care and measuring what matters.

Denisa and her team take pride in their reputation for practical, real-world implementation driven by their years of “boots on the ground” experience. Denisa is an international presenter and experienced trainer. Her teaching ranges from the Fundraising Certificate in Ireland to direct marketing boot camps, masterclasses, and webinars. She has led donor-centered fundraising programs and teams across 7 countries, most recently managing an international team across four continents, from her home base in Tucson, Arizona.

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