Alternate Event Name:Fundraising Platforms For Nonprofits
Description of Event:Let's talk about fundraising software and platforms. Your nonprofit needs a cost effective solution to drive donor engagement. An effective fundraising platform will give you the ability to create online fundraising campaigns throughout the year. Let's explore what's available together. Giving Tuesday is almost here.
Who Should Attend?Fundraisers, Development Officers, Executive Directors
Event Status:Still On
Number of Seats:100
Is this event free? Yes Cost:Free
Sponsor(s):NetSquared & TechSoup
University of Memphis -Fedex Institute of Technology (FIT)
365 Innovation Drive, Room: 225
Serving Memphis Nonprofits with Technology Based Workshops & Training!!
Workshop will focus on the technical side of fundraising platforms. Come for a round table discussion and bring ideas about what a fundraising platform should be for nonprofit organization. We will think of the scope of work that’s required to build and implement a fundraising platform. Here are a few questions that we will discuss
When is it best to go Open Source?
When should a nonprofit invest in a fundraising platform?
What are the technical considerations to a fundraising platform?
What’s the structure of a fundraising platform?
What do you need to look for in a fundraising platform?
What are the must have features (matching, peer to peer, mobile fundraising, Text 2 Give or Text to Donate, auctions, online giving, event registration, etc)?
What are the capabilities that a fundraising platform should have?
What integrations should the platform have (donor management, volunteer, accounting, analytics, social media, communications)?
If you need a paid solution, how do you get board buy in?
Pros and cons of various fundraising alternatives.