Since its inception in 2012, #GivingTuesday has grown from an invented holiday to a core part of many nonprofits' annual fundraising strategy. But how do you make sure your team's digital efforts result in significant donation revenue? How do you ensure that you're building a base of loyal, recurring givers tied to your mission? Join our expert panel to dig in deep on this theme and figure out how to make the most of #GivingTuesday (and similar events) for your organization.
3 key items attendees should take away from this event
Learn tactics to cut through the noise of so many nonprofit donation asks occurring on #GivingTuesday
Understand ways to tie your #GivingTuesday asks into your longer term, sustained efforts to build your committed digital donor base
Determine what new technologies like ChatGPT mean for the current state of digital fundraising.
Production and Design Director of Fresh Eyes Digital
Thelma has spent most of the past decade working with nonprofit organizations across the country, supporting their communications, marketing, and fundraising efforts. With a background in graphic design and fine art she found her niche at the intersection of design, technology, and social good. She’s had the pleasure of working with organizations focused on Latina leadership development, social services, social justice, education, philanthropy and animal welfare. Most recently she worked with YouthTruth, GLIDE, and the Peninsula Humane Society & SPCA.
(He, Him), Storyteller in Chief at Engaging Networks
Eric has spent 18 years managing nonprofit programs with the UN Refugee Agency, Groundswell Energy, Community Matters, and other organizations. With Engaging Networks he’s committed to helping clients and other nonprofit leaders tell their stories and disseminate best practices in digital fundraising. He combines his work with nonprofits with a background in theater and clown and still performs an original music show for kids in the Bay Area and beyond.
Marketing & Fundraising Strategist at Community Action Marin
Michael has been a passionate promoter of technology adoption by nonprofits for fundraising, engagement, organizing and advocacy since the birth of the Internet. In addition to his role at Community Action Marin, he works as a consultant with foundations and other civic organizations with a focus on digital engagement, online fundraising, social media presence, and email and website usability.
Engaging Networks helps nonprofits maximize their impact through a suite of world-class online fundraising and advocacy tools. Nonprofits of every size and cause—from human rights to disaster relief—use our platform to raise money, engage their communities, and advance their missions. For over 20 years, we’ve powered tens of millions of donations from over 190 countries and raised over $2 billion for social good.