Date

Tuesday, June 2, 2020
Noon – 1:00 p.m. (PT)

Event Description

Title
COVID-19: Ask the Experts – How to Ask for $$$ in Tough Times

Subject Matter Expert
Matt Lehrman, Managing Partner, Social Prosperity Partners

In the face of prolonged disruption and uncertainty, how can nonprofits ask donors for support in ways that are highly compelling yet incredibly sensitive? This webinar offers an espresso shot collection of ideas and practices to help nonprofit leaders ask for – and secure – the contributions upon which their organizations depend. Following the presentation, there'll be plenty of additional time for decaffeinated Q&As.

Topics include:

  • The Virtue of Stewardship
  • How to Prioritize Donor Prospects
  • The First 4 Questions to Ask Your Donors
  • Ask with Emotional Intentionality
  • How to Employ Matching & Challenge Grants
  • Creative & Compelling Partnerships
  • Going Virtual with Special Events
  • Avoid these 6 Pitfalls
  • When & How to Ask for More

Send your questions or comments on this topic ahead of the session to membership@nonprofitoregon.org

*Space is limited to 500 participants. Please note that a recording of this webinar will be made available on NAO's webinar page for later viewing.

About the Expert

Matt Lehrman, Managing Partner, Social Prosperity Partners

From a 20+ year career in nonprofit management, Matt Lehrman founded Social Prosperity Partners, a practice devoted to uniting leaders in endeavors of great imagination and initiative. He has consulted and presented workshops on donor and stakeholder engagement, audience development, civic engagement, and loyalty and customer engagement throughout the U.S. and U.K.

Thank You Funders and Sponsors

Thank you to the following FUNDERS and SPONSORS who are supporting NAO’s online COVID-19 events and communications during these challenging times. Their support is vital in helping NAO to bring much-needed resources and information to Oregon’s nonprofits – thank you.

Funders: Meyer Memorial Trust, The Ford Family Foundation, The Collins Foundation, M.J. Murdock Charitable Trust, The Kinsman Foundation, Oregon Community Foundation, The Carpenter Foundation and Gordon Elwood Foundation
Friend Plus Partner Sponsor: Columbia Bank, First Interstate Bank, Comcast and Heritage Bank
Friend Plus Sponsors: Miller Nash Graham & Dunn LLP, Brown & Brown Northwest Insurance, McDonald Jacobs, Bliss Sequoia Insurance & Risk Advisors, CFO Selections and The Standard
Friend Sponsor: Portland General Electric

Cost

Free

A link to access webinar will be provided in registration confirmation e-mail and e-mail reminder prior to event date.

If you have any questions or trouble registering contact training@nonprofitoregon.org

Location

Online

When
June 2nd, 2020 12:00 PM   through   1:00 PM
Location
Online Event
Event Particulars
City Online learning
NAO Event? Yes
Topic Advocacy and Public Policy, Business Development, Education, Youth, or Family, Leadership Development, Networking, Operations & Planning, Program & Impact Evaluation, Public Meeting or Info Session
Presenter
Event Region Central Oregon, Eastern Oregon, Metropolitan Portland, North Coast, Northern Willamette Valley, South Coast, Southern Oregon, Southern Willamette Valley
Programmatic Approach Capacity Builiding, Thought Leadership, Voice

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