Funders’ Forum – SOLD OUT

Join us for a morning online with some of the top funders in the Dallas/Fort Worth Metroplex. Christy Livingstone, Community Relations Lead, will moderate this panel of funders representing three […]

Nonprofit Budgeting

Budgeting has its challenges but the result is a valuable tool for your not-for-profit. This course will provide you with an understanding of what a budget is, how a budget […]

How to Motivate and Engage Your Board in Fundraising

Engaging and motivating your board is important work that's worth your thought and time. However, working with board members can be intimidating or overwhelming, leaving you unsure of how to […]

A Donor-Centered Approach to Fundraising

Take your knowledge and practice of donor-centered fundraising to a new level. This session provides the backdrop to understand the critical elements of fundraising, cultivation and stewardship and how they […]

You’ve Got The Data, Now What?

Data management and data analysis are two important contributors to program success. This workshop will introduce you to easy and manageable approaches to data management and data analysis. In this […]

Strategic Leadership

Beyond managing a donor-centered fundraising program is the leader’s ability to be strategic.  A strategic leader can express a strategic vision for their organization, project or specific area of influence and motivate others to acquire that […]

Message Creation

Message creation is all about finding the perfect words cultivating a distinctive tone that feels like you, your brand, or your organization. It’s about staying true to yourself and your […]

15 Tools for Motivating Your Board

Why are so many volunteers and staff members reluctant to participate in approaching prospects and donors?  How can board chairs, development committee members, nonprofit CEOs and professional fundraising staff lead […]

Public Speaking

Sales pitches, department updates, board meetings, keynote addresses, toasts, or interviews—every public speaking platform is a place to create connections and activate new opportunities. There are many ways to become […]

Planning and Implementing a Major Campaign

Understanding when and how to enter into a major campaign requires careful planning, leadership, and resources. In this session, we will look at all of the variables for planning and […]

Effective Fundraising Leadership

Leadership is the number one success factor in any fundraising endeavor.  In this session, you will explore: Board and staff leadership in fundraising Ethical practice in fundraising How diversity and […]

Communicating and Applying Evaluation Results

An important step in program evaluation is the effective communication of results to stakeholders. Results can be communicated to a wide variety of audiences ranging from program staff to foundations, […]

Planned Giving: Raise More Money Now

Would you like to raise more money for your nonprofit…now?  For many of us, starting a planned giving program is something we will do “someday.”  Well, together, let’s make “someday” […]

Introduction to Program Evaluation

Program evaluation is a systematic, data-driven review of a program within an organization designed to: Answer questions about program effectiveness and efficiency Ensure program activities are connected to the organization’s […]

Content Marketing

By now, you’re well-aware that building your brand and promoting your organization requires posting on social media, sending emails, writing blog posts, and updating your website. But who has the […]

Take Your Fundraising to the Top

You are needed daily. Every moment you spend balancing the demands of fundraising employs your unique gifts, skills and knowledge. This session considers the success factors concerning leadership self-awareness, management style that influence you. Bringing your […]