On Demand Tutorial

New! Exceptionally Successful Events: Unit #9 Décor, Signage and Gift Bags

Price: 79.99
Author: A.J. Steinberg
Duration: 123 Minutes
Course Level: Beginner
Year Created: 2018
CFRE Approved: 2.00 Points

Instant Access! On Demand Tutorial Description

This Is Unit #9 of an On-Demand Instant-Access Comprehensive 12-Unit Course

That Includes Access To The Unit Recordings, Slides And Bonus Material Handouts.

Your event’s decor is far more than just some pretty centerpieces. Good decor should convey the style, theme and tenor of your fundraiser. GREAT decor, however, can also help engage guests and help promote your organization and its’ mission.

This unit shares the elements used by professional event designers to craft gorgeous events that get guests buzzing. Here you will learn the basics of design styles, how to use signage and font to promote your event’s motif, and how you can have your organization’s messaging resonate through your event’s decor.

Also in this unit are guidelines for event signage, Step and Repeats, and helpful strategies for creating and distributing gift bags.

If you you want your event decor to be stunning, even on a small budget, this new CharityHowTo course is for you!


This unit shows you the secrets to creating stunning ambience at your event, even with a tight budget.


Your presenter, A.J. Steinberg, is on a mission to help nonprofits create amazing fundraising events with strategies and resources to build events that are more deeply engaging, far more profitable, and easier to produce than they ever thought possible.

As a nonprofit event producer, A.J. understands the pain organizations go through when trying to create special events. After twenty years of producing successful fundraisers, she teaches simple systems that allow small-shop nonprofits to create professional-quality events that will shoot revenues sky-high and create meaningful guest experiences.\

In this on-demand course your lessons will include:

  • Lesson 1 – Unit Overview
  • Lesson 2 – Defining Your Event’s Style and Motif
  • Lesson 3 – Theme Events
  • Lesson 4 – Room Ambience
  • Lesson 5 – Centerpiece
  • Lesson 6 – Selling Your Centerpieces
  • Lesson 7 – Table Numbers
  • Lesson 8 – Collateral Material Placement
  • Lesson 9 – Resources for Printing
  • Lesson 10 – Gift Bags
  • Lesson 11 – The Step-and-Repeat
  • Lesson 12 – Directional Signage

Plus you’ll get these valuable bonus materials:

  1. A.J.’s Secrets to Budget Décor
  2. Decor Style Chart
  3. Flower Availability by Season
  4. Step and Repeat Basics

About Your Presenter:

A.J. Steinberg has been creating outstanding special events since 1999 with her Malibu, California-based event production company, Masquerade Events.

In 2015 A.J. created Queen Bee Fundraising, which focuses on the art of nonprofit event management.  Along with producing nonprofit events, A.J. teaches strategies for producing successful fundraising events and effective volunteer committee leadership. She also leads event planning workshops, and is a contributor with the Charity Channel Press.

A.J. works with a broad spectrum of nonprofit clients, including The Jane Goodall Institute, Cystic Fibrosis, BreatheLA and Union Rescue Mission. She is a recognized leader in the field of committee-based fundraising