Fundraising for the nonprofit: Is it a boost for you or the bane of your existence? If you find yourself struggling with or even dreading hosting fundraising events, this program is definitely for you.
Having developed The EVENT Technique after years of experience, author Jill Kummer walks you through the process step-by-step. She shares plenty of tried-and-true strategies that will help you make your next fundraising event (and every one after that), truly profitable rather than becoming a money pit with very common and often costly mistakes.
From the first inkling of an idea about hosting an event to the final debriefing, you'll get a better understanding of each step and how to execute properly, so your events shines, your guests have a great experience, and you boost your organization's bank account.
The Event Technique/Let’s Host a Virtual Event
Let’s host a virtual event. It will be fun, they said… Truth is, virtual events can be ridiculously tough if you do not know how to handle them. Listen closely as I reveal 5 easy tips to help your virtual event run smooth as glass. In no time, you will be up and zooming faster than you every imagined.
The Event Technique/New Year’s Resolution: Organize Yourself Before Your Organization
You know the feeling when you have everything firing on all cylinders and your events are cruising along. It’s awesome. I am also sure that you have experienced days where absolutely nothing goes right and your event is headed for a disaster. The former is obviously the desired outcome. Here’s some easy ways to ensure that you have your act together… You will feel so much better!
The Event Technique/A Chat with Crowned Free founder Heidi VanderWal
When you think about fashion, one of your first thoughts is not about human trafficking. Heidi VanderWal, founder of Crowned Free, saw fashion as a way to bring awareness to an epidemic issue that no one wants to talk about. With the help of Pittsburgher Andrea Krueger, they have set out to create a marvelous clothing line with portions of the proceeds going to fund organizations that fight human and sexual trafficking. Listen in as we discuss this enormous issue and some beautiful, fun clothes!
The Event Technique on Your Success Radio!
Listen in on this awesome interview with the amazing Denise Griffitts on Your Success Radio. Topics included Do’s and Do Not’s for Event Success, improving your event manager skills and so much more. Entertaining and often humorous, this special podcast was a delight to be on. Enjoy and learn! http://tobtr.com/11502457
The Event Technique/A Chat with Sewing for Angels-Today’s Rosie The Riveters
Often times, an organization is born out of an immediate need. Such was the case with Sewing for Angels-Today’s Rosie The Riveters. Founders Becky Auer and Mary Beth Kratsas tell us the story of the creation of a network of volunteers that have taken the sewing of masks during Covid-19, to an entirely new level. As of June of 2020, they have created nearly 18,000 masks for distribution to organizations and individuals that request them. Talk about inspiration…
The Event Technique/Lean Your Board
How many board members do you really need? Have your large donors traditionally been given board positions? As you can imagine, Non-profit boards can find themselves in major trouble simply because they have not managed the composition of their board. There is nothing wrong with a slightly larger board however there can also be considerably more issues. Have a listen to find out more…