Opening a World of Possibilities with Crowdfundraising
May 17, 2017 | 2:00 p.m. ET
From lemonade stands to mountain climbing, crowdfundraising programs can provide your supporters with unlimited options to raise funds for your mission. In this session, Blackbaud peer-to-peer fundraising experts will teach you how to build a crowdfundraising program into your larger fundraising strategy. We’ll close out the session with a rapid-fire list of different crowdfundraising ideas provided by you!
Finding and Mobilizing Social Influencers for Your Next P2P Event
June 13, 2017 | 1:00 p.m. ET
It’s the little things that make a big difference. This is the premise of Malcolm Gladwell’s bestseller, The Tipping Point, and it’s the same premise behind the effect of social media influencers on your peer-to-peer events. When it comes to engaging supporters online, a handful of influencers can spread your message to 85% of your entire audience. According to Gladwell, “The success of any kind of social epidemic is heavily dependent on the involvement of people with a particular and rare set of social gifts.”
In this webinar, discover how to harness influencers’ reach and engage them in your next fundraising event.
The Future of Philanthropy: Where Large Nonprofits, Social Innovators, and Passionate Supporters Meet
July 12, 2017 | 2:00 p.m. ET
The playing field for doing good has been leveled by the ability to use the web as a platform, rapid technology innovations, and the ease at which we can connect. Because of these things, the world is changing, fast. Join us to discuss how nonprofits, passionate individuals, and social innovation can work together in the future. We’ll look at what your nonprofit needs to do to prepare for the future and how you can help shape it.
Helping Participants Raise More through Storytelling
August 15, 2017 | 1:00 p.m. ET
You have a great recruitment and coaching plan for peer-to-peer fundraisers. But are you doing everything you can to help them tell your story? How can you empower them to communicate your impact and improve donation asks? In this webinar, we’ll share lots of real-life examples and discuss techniques that successful organizations use to create mission ambassadors and super-fundraisers. This webinar digs deep into the methods of messaging in order to provide content your fundraisers will actually use.
P2P Strategy Masterclass: Using “Connection to Cause” to Your Advantage
September 12, 2017 | 1:00 p.m. ET
You don’t always know why people choose to fundraise on behalf of your organization. Are they moved by your mission? Do they have a special connection to your organization? Are they showing up to attend a new event because someone asked? By discovering this information in advance, you can leverage it to improve fundraising through your peer-to-peer campaigns. Join Peer-to-Peer Specialist Shana Masterson to learn how you can make this work for your organization. We’ll explore tips, tricks, and see real world examples of these strategies in action.
Walks Aren’t Dead: Five Tips to Fighting Off Declining Revenue
October 25, 2017 | 1:00 p.m. ET
With the explosive growth of crowdfundraising and DIY initiatives in the peer-to-peer fundraising world, many traditional events have taken a financial hit—yet some have managed to experience growth. In this webinar, join Blackbaud’s peer-to-peer fundraising experts and one of our customers who has hosted a successful walk event. They’ll share five strategies that will help your walk to thrive—despite the zombie apocalypse that might try to claim it.
The Best of bbcon 2017: A Rapid Review of Our Top Sessions
November 15, 2017 | 1:00 p.m. ET
If you missed bbcon 2017, or are just looking to keep the bbcon party going, this webinar is for you! We will be doing a rapid fire review of some of our favorite sessions and topics from bbcon 2017. Come prepared to learn about new fundraising best practices, industry trends, and noteworthy takeaways as we re-live the highlights of Blackbaud's conference for the philanthropic community.