A Whopping 90% 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 Recorded 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 Recording 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:
- Sample Annual Reports in multiple formats
- Annual Report: Essential Elements
- Annual Report: Do's & Don'ts Checklist
- Annual Report Online Resources
- Webinar recording and slides
What Attendees Said about This Nonprofit Webinar:
“Presenter was really easy to listen to - and gave great examples. This is my first CharityHowTo webinar and I will definitely be back.”
Aimee Tilley, Liberty Hospital
“Super helpful content on how to approach creating an annual report, what to consider, examples, templates, do's/don'ts…”
Ellen Stein, Community Connections, Inc.
“This was a very helpful and insightful webinar. There are valuable templates and resources. Great key messages such as show the mission with authentic, compelling, emotional stories, photos, and quotes, thank the donors. Make the donor the hero. Various types and lengths of annual reports for different years. I am sure I will use this information often.”
Michaela Bisanz, Lumen Christi Catholic Community
“We're getting ready to tackle our first annual report and the team was feeling very overwhelmed. Denisa broke it down into manageable chunks and gave great advice on storytelling. Feeling inspired now!”
Deanna Verbouwens, MedicAlert Foundation
“This was an excellent overview of a variety of ways to tackle a challenge faced by all non-profits. The presentation was informative for participants at multiple levels of experience, making it relevant to all”
Kim Atchley, Spartanburg Academic Movement
“This is my first year leading my non-profit's efforts to compile an Annual Report. This webinar was so inspirational and full of practical advice, I wish I had time to dive into the project now. Thank you CharityHowTo.”
Amy Young, Gunpowder Valley Conservancy
“This being my first year on staff and wanting to change the current heavy text format, the Webinar was excellent. I now have materials to present to staff and vestry to get them on board with a new format. It also provided information on how to gather stories, info during the year.”
Weezie Beckley, St. James's Episcopal Church
“Full of pertinent information and easy to follow. I am inspired to get started with our annual report, sure that it will be a better effort and a more compelling read thanks to this webinar.”
Mary Hollender, The Bryan Museum
“Denisa made it sound like putting together an annual report would be so easy while really emphasizing what are the challenges. We're a small organization who has never done an annual report so this was very helpful.”
Kathy Becklin, Grow Some Good
“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
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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