Vermont Gives is a 24-hour online fundraising event designed to build community, raise awareness about Vermont’s nonprofit sector, and inspire giving throughout the state. Get ready by watching and registering for these training webinars. Learn more about registering your nonprofit here.
Get Ready for Vermont Gives
Monday, 2/27 at 12 PM
This webinar is designed for nonprofit leaders and development staff thinking about participating in Vermont Gives, even if you participated in 2016! There are a lot of changes to the platform that we can’t wait to tell you about. We’ll give an overview of Vermont Gives and it’s intent in community building. We will also talk about best practices around goal setting, building your ambassador team, and other tools to help you be successful for Vermont Gives.
We’ll conclude with a quick overview of how to register on the Vermont Gives platform.
Building a great Vermont Gives Campaign: Storytelling and Marketing
DATE CHANGE: Wednesday, 3/29 at 11AM
This webinar is designed for nonprofit leaders and development staff looking to build an effective Vermont Gives campaign. We’ll look at examples from Vermont Gives campaigns that showcased inspiring stories of impact. We’ll discuss strategies on developing relevant messages supported by data and review best practices for sharing your stories to maximize impact for Vermont Gives.
We’ll conclude with a quick overview of the different types of campaigns that an organization can launch on the Vermont Gives platform, why they would want to launch one, and show the basics around setup.
Turn your supporters into Fundraisers on Vermont Gives: Peer to Peer Fundraising
Thursday, 4/13 at 12 PM
This webinar is designed for nonprofit leaders and development staff looking to build an effective Vermont Gives campaign. Social, Personal, P2P or team fundraising are all names for the same concept – harnessing the power of your supporters and their networks to scale your impact. Peer fundraising leverages your team’s limited resources, spreads your story, and attracts new supporters. In this webinar, we’ll talk about how you can use the Vermont Gives platform to launch a peer-to-peer fundraising campaign and expand your reach to new supporters.
We’ll conclude with a quick overview of how to recruit P2P fundraisers through the Vermont Gives platform and highlight the tools and resources available to turn your supporters into all-star fundraisers for your cause!
10 Steps to Success: Only 3 weeks to go, but there’s still time to get ready for Vermont Gives!
Wednesday, 5/10 at 12 PM
In this webinar, we review the last-minute strategies you can focus on today to have a great Vermont Gives! This is a great webinar to attend if you’ve missed the first couple or want a quick refresher course of the great content in the previous webinars.
How do you keep up the momentum you gained during Vermont Gives?
Wednesday, 6/28 at 12 PM
In this webinar, we review best practices on post-Vermont Gives engagement with your supporters. How do you continue to engage donors beyond a giving day to keep them involved in your organization?