Will you be joining me at the Nonprofit Storytelling Conference in October? Conference founder, Chris Davenport, and I, recently spent time creating a video to explain the importance of sharing your money story. Why share it? Because you WILL increase giving by telling your money story.
Fire Starters Blog
Boldness, clarity and wisdom for fundraising professionals
Yes, it’s the first week of June, and we’re talking about your year-end fundraising appeals. It’s never to early to start planning.
It’s perplexing to me.
In a sector providing so much care and support there is still such stigma around talking about mental illness.
Using storytelling in your fundraising means putting a face on your donors’ impact and sharing it everywhere. When you use stories to cause empathy & engagement you’ll raise more money.
What if I told you there is a magic tool to use to unleash new energy & commitment from your board members? There is. Insert storytelling activities for board members into your meeting agendas and retreats.
Keep your stakeholders connected throughout the year with a people story & specifics about the impact their gift will have on one person.