Live Webinar

New! How to Write a Thank You Letter That Makes Donors Smile and Want to Give Again!

Price: 87.00
Author: Simon Scriver
Duration: 90 Minutes
Course Level: Beginner
Year Created: 2019
CFRE Approved: 1.50 Points
Available To Members: Yes

Upcoming Live Webinars

Webinar Date Webinar Start Time Occupancy
Wednesday, January 23rd, 2019 1:00 PM (Local/EST) / 1:00 PM (EST) Still Available
Tuesday, January 29th, 2019 3:00 PM (Local/EST) / 3:00 PM (EST) Still Available

A unique registration is required for each computer.

Live Webinar Description

If You Register and Cannot Attend, You Will Get the Webinar Recording, Slides, and Bonus Materials

According to multiple studies, the thank you letter is the first - and possibly most important - step in donor retention. It can inspire a second gift or start a lifelong relationship. Your thank you letter should be personalized. It should be authentic. And it absolutely must be donor-centered.

We will show you step-by-step how to create a thank you letter that makes your donors smile and want to give again. You’ll learn the key elements that you simply must include in an effective thank you. We’ll share examples of great and not-so-great thank you letters, and we’ll craft a template thank you letter that you can modify for your nonprofit.

What we will cover during the live webinar

  • How to correctly acknowledge your donor and their gift(s)

  • How to personalize your thank you letter so it is donor-centered

  • How to make your donor smile when they read your letter

  • How to show the impact of their gift(s)

  • How to use proven tactics in your thank you letter that improve donor retention

  • How to incorporate excitement and gratitude into your letter


Bonus Materials

  • Examples of awesome and boring thank you letters

  • Best practices for writing engaging thank you letters

  • A template thank you letter that you can customize

  • Webinar slides and recording

About Your Presenter:

Simon Scriver is a professional fundraising consultant, coach, trainer and practitioner. Having worked in call centers and run his own Telephone Fundraising Agency, he has helped hundreds of small and big non-profits use the phone to raise more. Combined with experience as Head of Fundraising in a small charity with no budget, Simon is well positioned to understand the challenges you face.

Simon received Fundraising Ireland's 'Small Budget, Big Impact' award in 2016, and has previously won Supplier of the Year, Eircom's Start-up Award and the Toastmasters UK & Ireland International Speech Contest. He sits on the Advisory Panel of Rogare, the international fundraising think tank, and is a member of the Institute of Fundraising and the AFP.

Simon also offers consultancy to some of the biggest and smallest charities in Ireland and abroad. He offers advice and training to nonprofits to make their fundraising more cost-effective, speaking regularly at international conferences. He is the only person in Ireland with a CFRE, a Diploma in Fundraising and a Certificate in Fundraising.

 
If You Register and Cannot Attend, You Will Get the Webinar Recording, Slides, and Bonus Materials



 

Upcoming Live Webinars

Webinar Date Webinar Start Time Occupancy
Wednesday, January 23rd, 2019 1:00 PM (Local/EST) / 1:00 PM (EST) Still Available
Tuesday, January 29th, 2019 3:00 PM (Local/EST) / 3:00 PM (EST) Still Available

A unique registration is required for each computer.