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Tune in for insights into nonprofit technology, leadership, and the future state of social impact.

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    • 5.0 • 6 Ratings

Tune in for insights into nonprofit technology, leadership, and the future state of social impact.

    Development Consulting in a River of Change

    Development Consulting in a River of Change

    Today we chat with Christina Pulawski, where we talk through the nature of Development and Advancement work and how they have expanded in their capacity over time. Join us as we discuss how data and technology have shaped and reshaped how Advancement teams perform their functions and communicate their needs, and the value of remaining a flexible learner both as an organization and as a consultant in a field of change.
    Want to talk more with Christina? Contact her at christina@zurigroup.com!

    • 45 min
    Community Engagement Through the Arts

    Community Engagement Through the Arts

    A core facet of the non-profit world is how an organization engages with its community. In this podcast,  Jaemi Loeb discusses her experience and insight on building sustainable community engagement through the lens (or rather to the tune) of musical non-profits. Join us as we discuss how organizations can work to build their audience through enriching events to contribute to its long term health and funding!
    Have questions for Jaemi? You can reach her at jaemi@zurigroup.com and at jaemiloeb on LinkedIn!

    • 43 min
    Fundraising Operations Support feat. Amy Bobrick and Kent Grove

    Fundraising Operations Support feat. Amy Bobrick and Kent Grove

    Fundraising is a core pillar of the nonprofit world, and equally important are the operations and processing behind each gift. Maintaining a smooth flow of operations can be challenging, particularly in a time of office and spatial changes. How does an organization keep operations flowing while focusing on the mission? Your donor journey data may be part of the answer; tune in with Amy Bobrick and Kent Grove of Merkle to learn more.
    Want to connect with Amy and Kent? Contact them at ambobrick@merkleinc.com and kgrove@merkleinc.com.

    • 36 min
    Why ZuriLabs? feat. Andrew Urban, Patrick Shepard, and Ken Swift

    Why ZuriLabs? feat. Andrew Urban, Patrick Shepard, and Ken Swift

    When you love the work you do and have a talented group of developers on your team, innovation is inevitable. Join us for a discussion with Zuri Group’s Andrew Urban, Patrick Shepherd, and Ken Swift as they discuss the origin story of ZuriLabs, it’s critical role as a space for innovation within Zuri Group, and how it’s proven to be a powerful tool in creating accessible technology solutions for our nonprofit partners.
    Want to connect with Andrew, Ken, or Patrick? You can email them at Andrew@zurigroup.com, Ken@zurigroup.com, and Shep@zurigroup.com. 

    • 23 min
    Data and the Necessity of Context feat. Hawken Brackett

    Data and the Necessity of Context feat. Hawken Brackett

    Good donor data is always an important driver in fundraising, but data is only as helpful as the context made available to those who work with it. How do you convey the value and story of individual supporters in the thick of a database? Join us for a conversation with Hawken Brackett, Executive Director of Strategic Engagement at University of Alabama, for a discussion on the role of intentional, data driven and dynamic approaches to constituent engagement.

    Want to connect with Hawken? You can email him at hbrackett@ua.edu.

    • 32 min
    Tailoring the Right System for the Right Organization feat. Joanna Joslyn

    Tailoring the Right System for the Right Organization feat. Joanna Joslyn

    Selecting the right system is essential for successful fundraising. Joanna Joslyn, Zuri Group's resident Salesforce savant, started her career building fundraising software for art-focused nonprofits. Many years and multiple degrees later, she's particularly good at optimizing systems with an eye for the nuances of each organization. Listen in as Joanna and Chris Cannon discuss the importance of system selections and how to ensure that the new tool is not only fitting for the organization but also meticulously configured for maximum benefit. 
     Want to connect with Joanna? You can email her at Joanna@zurigroup.com. 

    • 33 min

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