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Your organization is awesome. But sometimes you want to be even awesomer! The Official Do Good Better Podcast will help your nonprofit do good--better! Each episode features (fundraising expert, speaker, event creator and author) Patrick Kirby sharing the successes and challenges of nonprofits just like yours...and helping them solve problems.

The Official Do Good Better Podcast Patrick Kirby

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Your organization is awesome. But sometimes you want to be even awesomer! The Official Do Good Better Podcast will help your nonprofit do good--better! Each episode features (fundraising expert, speaker, event creator and author) Patrick Kirby sharing the successes and challenges of nonprofits just like yours...and helping them solve problems.

    The Official Do Good Better Podcast Season Four Ep6: Identity Theft & Online Privacy Expert Rob Shavell

    The Official Do Good Better Podcast Season Four Ep6: Identity Theft & Online Privacy Expert Rob Shavell

    Be afraid.
    Be very afraid.

    (Or just listen to Rob.)

    Today's guest is CEO of Abine / DeleteMe, The Online Privacy Company. Rob has been quoted as a privacy expert in the Wall Street Journal, New York Times, The Telegraph, NPR, ABC, NBC, and Fox. 

    Rob Shavell co-founded Abine (alongside Eugene and Andy) and previously led Abine’s product and business development. Rob brought Abine’s core products to market, including DoNotTrackMe, which has protected the privacy of over 10 Million consumers and has been featured by hundreds of news outlets, including CNET, the Boston Globe, and the New York Times.
    Prior to Abine, Rob was VP Product at Identity Force, an identity theft provider and co-founder of one of the first consumer group travel portals, “TravelTogether.com” and was an associate at Softbank Capital Partners (Boston) and Softbank / Mobius Venture Capital (Silicon Valley). Rob has a BA from Cornell University where he began his studies in the school of Architecture.
    Learn More About Abine and DeleteMe: https://joindeleteme.com/about-us/

    Email Rob: Rob@avon.com

    Support This Podcast! Make a quick and easy donation here:
    https://www.patreon.com/dogoodbetter

    About The Official Do Good Better Podcast:
    Each episode features (fundraising expert, speaker, event creator and author) Patrick Kirby interviewing leaders and champions of small & medium nonprofits to share their successes, their impact, and what makes them a unicorn in a field of horses. Patrick answers fundraising questions and (most importantly) showcases how you can support these small nonprofits doing great big things!

    iTunes: https://apple.co/3a3Xenf
    Spotify: https://spoti.fi/2PlqRXs
    YouTube: https://bit.ly/3kaWYan
    Tunein: http://tun.in/pjIVt
    Stitcher: https://bit.ly/3i8jfDR
    Follow On Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/DoGoodBetterPodcast/
    Follow On Twitter: @consulting_do 
    #fundraising #fundraiser #charity #nonprofit #donate 
    #dogood #dogoodBETTER #fargo #fundraisingdad
    About Host Patrick Kirby:
    Email: Patrick@dogoodbetterconsulting.comLinkedIN: https://www.linkedin.com/in/fundraisingdad/Want more great advice? Buy Patrick's book! Now also available as an e-book!
    Fundraise Awesomer! A Practical Guide to Staying Sane While Doing Good
    Available through Amazon Here: https://www.amazon.com/dp/1072070359

    • 38 min
    The Official Do Good Better Podcast Season Four Ep5: FundItOn's Innovative Fundraising Platform

    The Official Do Good Better Podcast Season Four Ep5: FundItOn's Innovative Fundraising Platform

    Think outside of the box today. (The donation box.)

    Think "Facebook Marketplace meets GoFundMe." For nonprofit fundraising.

    FunditOn is a powerful community-driven fundraising platform where your donated in-kind goods are converted into financial support for the people and causes you care about.
    FunditOn breaks down the financial barriers that can keep people from donating to organizations or causes by offering a more inclusive and accessible way to provide impactful, tangible support.
    Their innovative marketplace creates an effective new avenue for charities, non-profit organizations, and personal causes to receive the financial support they need to keep making a difference.
    Learn More About FundItOn: https://funditon.com/

    Contact Susan & Bob: https://funditon.com/contactus

    Support This Podcast! Make a quick and easy donation here:
    https://www.patreon.com/dogoodbetter

    About The Official Do Good Better Podcast:
    Each episode features (fundraising expert, speaker, event creator and author) Patrick Kirby interviewing leaders and champions of small & medium nonprofits to share their successes, their impact, and what makes them a unicorn in a field of horses. Patrick answers fundraising questions and (most importantly) showcases how you can support these small nonprofits doing great big things!

    iTunes: https://apple.co/3a3Xenf
    Spotify: https://spoti.fi/2PlqRXs
    YouTube: https://bit.ly/3kaWYan
    Tunein: http://tun.in/pjIVt
    Stitcher: https://bit.ly/3i8jfDR
    Follow On Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/DoGoodBetterPodcast/
    Follow On Twitter: @consulting_do 
    #fundraising #fundraiser #charity #nonprofit #donate 
    #dogood #dogoodBETTER #fargo #fundraisingdad
    About Host Patrick Kirby:
    Email: Patrick@dogoodbetterconsulting.comLinkedIN: https://www.linkedin.com/in/fundraisingdad/Want more great advice? Buy Patrick's book! Now also available as an e-book!
    Fundraise Awesomer! A Practical Guide to Staying Sane While Doing Good
    Available through Amazon Here: https://www.amazon.com/dp/1072070359

    • 38 min
    The Official Do Good Better Podcast Season Four Ep4: Good United Chief Evangelist Maria Clark Shares Fundraising and Social Media Advice

    The Official Do Good Better Podcast Season Four Ep4: Good United Chief Evangelist Maria Clark Shares Fundraising and Social Media Advice

    Just for today our slogan is, "Do LESS Better."

    Maria Clark joins Patrick to explain why.

    Maria Clark spent 33 years at the American Cancer Society, leading strategy, planning and implementation for name brand events like Relay For Life and Making Strides Against Breast Cancer, before joining GoodUnited in early 2021.

    Her amazing experience at the ACS led to the opportunity to champion the third wave of giving as nonprofits move from online giving and email to 1:1 conversational messaging and engagement on social media. Maria now partners with nonprofits across the spectrum empowering them to have a 1:1 relationship with every one of their social media supporters.

    Learn More About Good United: https://www.goodunited.io/

    Follow Maria on LinkedIN: https://www.linkedin.com/in/mariaiclark2021/

    Support This Podcast! Make a quick and easy donation here:
    https://www.patreon.com/dogoodbetter

    About The Official Do Good Better Podcast:
    Each episode features (fundraising expert, speaker, event creator and author) Patrick Kirby interviewing leaders and champions of small & medium nonprofits to share their successes, their impact, and what makes them a unicorn in a field of horses. Patrick answers fundraising questions and (most importantly) showcases how you can support these small nonprofits doing great big things!

    iTunes: https://apple.co/3a3Xenf
    Spotify: https://spoti.fi/2PlqRXs
    YouTube: https://bit.ly/3kaWYan
    Tunein: http://tun.in/pjIVt
    Stitcher: https://bit.ly/3i8jfDR
    Follow On Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/DoGoodBetterPodcast/
    Follow On Twitter: @consulting_do 
    #fundraising #fundraiser #charity #nonprofit #donate 
    #dogood #dogoodBETTER #fargo #fundraisingdad
    About Host Patrick Kirby:
    Email: Patrick@dogoodbetterconsulting.comLinkedIN: https://www.linkedin.com/in/fundraisingdad/Want more great advice? Buy Patrick's book! Now also available as an e-book!
    Fundraise Awesomer! A Practical Guide to Staying Sane While Doing Good
    Available through Amazon Here: https://www.amazon.com/dp/1072070359

    • 39 min
    The Official Do Good Better Podcast Season Four Ep3: The Center for Work Ethic Development CEO Josh Davies

    The Official Do Good Better Podcast Season Four Ep3: The Center for Work Ethic Development CEO Josh Davies

    89% of people get fired because of their lack of soft skills, only 11% because they couldn't do the job.

    "Choose to be a Pro" today and learn more about what it takes to really lead your nonprofit. 

    Today's guest Josh Davies is passionate about helping others make a difference in their lives, jobs, and community. Through his work as a speaker and trainer, he has engaged and encouraged professionals across North America, the Middle East, and Asia. His engaging and connecting speaking style combined with relevant content make him an in-demand speaker, giving more than 75 keynote presentations and workshops to education, workforce, and corporate events annually. 
    In addition to his work in the public sector, Josh also served on the Board of Directors for the National Association of Workforce Development Professionals, was President of the Council of Hotel and Restaurant Trainers (CHART) and co-chaired the Colorado State Youth Council.
    Email Josh: https://workethic.org/team/

    Learn More About The Center for Work Ethic Development: https://workethic.org/

    Support This Podcast! Make a quick and easy donation here:
    https://www.patreon.com/dogoodbetter

    About The Official Do Good Better Podcast:
    Each episode features (fundraising expert, speaker, event creator and author) Patrick Kirby interviewing leaders and champions of small & medium nonprofits to share their successes, their impact, and what makes them a unicorn in a field of horses. Patrick answers fundraising questions and (most importantly) showcases how you can support these small nonprofits doing great big things!

    iTunes: https://apple.co/3a3Xenf
    Spotify: https://spoti.fi/2PlqRXs
    YouTube: https://bit.ly/3kaWYan
    Tunein: http://tun.in/pjIVt
    Stitcher: https://bit.ly/3i8jfDR
    Follow On Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/DoGoodBetterPodcast/
    Follow On Twitter: @consulting_do 
    #fundraising #fundraiser #charity #nonprofit #donate 
    #dogood #dogoodBETTER #fargo #fundraisingdad
    About Host Patrick Kirby:
    Email: Patrick@dogoodbetterconsulting.comLinkedIN: https://www.linkedin.com/in/fundraisingdad/Want more great advice? Buy Patrick's book! Now also available as an e-book!
    Fundraise Awesomer! A Practical Guide to Staying Sane While Doing Good
    Available through Amazon Here: https://www.amazon.com/dp/1072070359

    • 33 min
    The Official Do Good Better Podcast Season Four Ep2: BCharitable.org Founder & Director Jonathan Shugart Shares Unique Giving Tools & Donor Advised Funds

    The Official Do Good Better Podcast Season Four Ep2: BCharitable.org Founder & Director Jonathan Shugart Shares Unique Giving Tools & Donor Advised Funds

    Today Patrick is joined by Jonathan Shugart, a "recovering tax attorney" who now advises those of all income levels how to make their greatest impact through charitable giving. His nonprofit, bcharitable.org, is a unique tool to make that happen.

    More About bcharitable.org Here: https://bcharitable.org/

    Jonathan Shugart's Bio Here: https://bcharitable.org/founders-story/

    Follow Johnathan on LinkedIN: https://www.linkedin.com/in/jonathan-shugart-9216414/
    Support This Podcast! Make a quick and easy donation here:
    https://www.patreon.com/dogoodbetter

    About The Official Do Good Better Podcast:
    Each episode features (fundraising expert, speaker, event creator and author) Patrick Kirby interviewing leaders and champions of small & medium nonprofits to share their successes, their impact, and what makes them a unicorn in a field of horses. Patrick answers fundraising questions and (most importantly) showcases how you can support these small nonprofits doing great big things!

    iTunes: https://apple.co/3a3Xenf
    Spotify: https://spoti.fi/2PlqRXs
    YouTube: https://bit.ly/3kaWYan
    Tunein: http://tun.in/pjIVt
    Stitcher: https://bit.ly/3i8jfDR
    Follow On Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/DoGoodBetterPodcast/
    Follow On Twitter: @consulting_do 
    #fundraising #fundraiser #charity #nonprofit #donate 
    #dogood #dogoodBETTER #fargo #fundraisingdad
    About Host Patrick Kirby:
    Email: Patrick@dogoodbetterconsulting.comLinkedIN: https://www.linkedin.com/in/fundraisingdad/Want more great advice? Buy Patrick's book! Now also available as an e-book!
    Fundraise Awesomer! A Practical Guide to Staying Sane While Doing Good
    Available through Amazon Here: https://www.amazon.com/dp/1072070359

    • 30 min
    The Official Do Good Better Podcast Season Four Kickoff Episode: Retirement Planning & Fundraising Expert Derek Fiorenza

    The Official Do Good Better Podcast Season Four Kickoff Episode: Retirement Planning & Fundraising Expert Derek Fiorenza

    Who better to kick off Season 4 than a former kicker for the Villanova Wildcats football team? The versatile Derek Fiorenza joins host Patrick Kirby to discuss retirement planning, fundraising, events & sponsorships. 

    Derek has been working in the securities industry since 2011, and is responsible for Business Development, Client Retention, and Internal Operations at Summit Group Retirement Planners, Inc. In 2013, Derek co-founded the Registered Investment Advisory firm Summit Group Retirement Planners, Inc. with his father Anthony Fiorenza. 
    Derek also serves as the President and CEO of the non-profit organization, Fiorenza’s Food For Friends (F4). F4 collects non-perishable food items and distributes those items to local food banks in need at no cost. Additionally, F4 rescues perishable meals from restaurants, and delivers those meals to homeless shelters in need at no cost. 
    Learn More About SG Retirement Planners/Contact Derek: https://www.sgretirementplanners.com/team/derek-fiorenza
    Learn More About Fiorenza's Food for Friends (F4):
    www.facebook.com/f4service
    www.f4service.org
    Twitter: @F4service
    https://www.linkedin.com/company/10908477/admin/
    https://www.instagram.com/f4service/ 
    Dfiorenza@f4service.org
    484-467-7899
    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ch6dynz-cG4
    Support This Podcast! Make a quick and easy donation here:
    https://www.patreon.com/dogoodbetter

    About The Official Do Good Better Podcast:
    Each episode features (fundraising expert, speaker, event creator and author) Patrick Kirby interviewing leaders and champions of small & medium nonprofits to share their successes, their impact, and what makes them a unicorn in a field of horses. Patrick answers fundraising questions and (most importantly) showcases how you can support these small nonprofits doing great big things!

    iTunes: https://apple.co/3a3Xenf
    Spotify: https://spoti.fi/2PlqRXs
    YouTube: https://bit.ly/3kaWYan
    Tunein: http://tun.in/pjIVt
    Stitcher: https://bit.ly/3i8jfDR
    Follow On Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/DoGoodBetterPodcast/
    Follow On Twitter: @consulting_do 
    #fundraising #fundraiser #charity #nonprofit #donate 
    #dogood #dogoodBETTER #fargo #fundraisingdad
    About Host Patrick Kirby:
    Email: Patrick@dogoodbetterconsulting.comLinkedIN: https://www.linkedin.com/in/fundraisingdad/Want more great advice? Buy Patrick's book! Now also available as an e-book!
    Fundraise Awesomer! A Practical Guide to Staying Sane While Doing Good
    Available through Amazon Here: https://www.amazon.com/dp/1072070359

    • 47 min

Customer Reviews

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20 Ratings

20 Ratings

oliviabaker13 ,

Inspiring, engaging, and actionable! 🔥

Whether you’re a well-established fundraiser looking for tips or simply interested in learning more about philanthropy and some of the amazing non-profits out there - this is a must-listen podcast for you!

Patrick does a fantastic job leading conversations with an impressive lineup of fundraisers, founders, social impact leaders, and more. Not to mention - his passion and energy is infectious! Highly recommend listening and subscribing!

Mcjillyann ,

Every Nonprofit Needs Patrick Kirby in 2020

Patrick is the kind of person you want to be helping your nonprofit organization or the cause that is close to your heart. He is so engaging and energetic, and he demystifies all things fundraising and makes them seem achievable. Give him a listen, you will smile, learn something new, or learn about folks doing great things. No matter how you look at it, we all need more of that in 2020!

Lonna Whiting ,

Best nonprofit podcast

Patrick Kirby take an optimist's approach to the good, bad and ugly with all things fundraising for nonprofits. His expertise, matched by his refreshing, energetic and positively delightful personality, makes him my go-to nonprofit thought leader.

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