Upcoming speaking engagements & fundraising training

I regularly get asked "Are you coming to my area?" Most of my fundraising training and speaking is currently done for nonprofits that bring me in to speak to their boards and teams. I also get to speak and keynote at conferences. Here are the upcoming conferences I'm speaking at. I often have extra time

FREE npEXPERTS Webinar Tomorrow

I'm honored to be giving the first webinar in Blackbaud's npEXPERTS series! Donors Don’t Live in One Place so Why Do Your Communications? I'll be sharing four ways to make sure you are integrating communications for your online donors and your offline donors. We'll look at donation pages, direct mail, cool apps, and even hashtags!

Explosive growth: The Donor Retention Project

Wow! Response to The Donor Retention Project has been so strong, you all crashed the servers yesterday! Fortunately Chris at 501 Videos has the situation fixed and they were up and running within a few hours. What's all the fuss? Donor retention is, that's what. Some reports show that the average nonprofit loses, loses, 70%

Future fundraising trainings…near you?

I love speaking to groups, helping people get excited about fundraising, and helping groups communicate more effectively. My team is looking at expanding the number of trainings I do. Every month we have people asking to attend a public session near them. If you’re interested in attending an event near you, let us know by

Free Nonprofit Academy Telesummit

Last spring, I was privileged to be part of the first Nonprofit Telesummit. It was so popular, we're doing it again. This fall's Telesummit is being held from September 26-28...right at your telephone! Since it's free, you can come to one session or join them all. 12 of us will be showing you how to

Fundraising Training in Lewiston, Maine

I'm honored to be doing a fundraising training in Lewiston, Maine today at 11:00. It's open to Chamber members and non-members. I'm sure you can pay at the door but since lunch is included with the price, I bet they'd love a call so they can have enough food. Call them at (207) 783-2249 to

50% off fundraising training module

I'm honored to be part of the new FundCoaches.com! The creators of FundCoaches.com were frustrated with how hard it was to find CFRE accredited training that didn't cost and arm and a leg. So they got people like Tom Ahern, Simone Joyaux, Ted Hart, Marcy Heim, and myself on video teaching some of our best