Your board is among your most powerful assets. Often board members don’t want to be involved in fundraising or they view it as someone else’s job. The result is that many board members do nothing or very little when it comes to fundraising. The outcome: You don’t reach your fundraising goals and sometimes staff becomes resentful that the board isn’t doing more to help.
Fundraising Culture Change Expert Lori L. Jacobwith knows that you and your board members require clear direction and guidance about how to engage your board. This is a session about effortlessly creating an environment where board supports your fundraising efforts so it actually feels rewarding and an integral part of their board involvement. Join Lori to learn how your board can help increase your fundraising revenue by nearly 40% and NOT have to ask anyone for a contribution.
About Lori: Named one of the Top 25 Fundraising Experts in America, Lori L. Jacobwith has coached organizations to raise more than $300 million dollars from individual donors. Her proven strategies & tools teach nonprofits and their boards to share their stories powerfully and successfully. Lori holds a BA from the University of Minnesota, has additional training from Indiana University’s Fund Raising School and is a longtime member of the Association of Fundraising Professionals. In addition to her passion for fundraising, Lori has attended her native Minnesota State Fair— her favorite summer activity—for more than 50 consecutive years. Follow Lori on Twitter and Facebook.