How Digital Acquisition Is Saving Africa’s Wildlife

Thursday, November 17, 2016 • 4:30 - 5:20 PM
Main ConferenceIgnition Session

In this ever-changing fundraising world, nonprofits must continually grow and diversify their individual donor bases. This session dissects a digital donor acquisition campaign from the African Wildlife Foundation. It will show you how to maximize email acquisition, search engine marketing, and social media. Get unique insights on tailoring your online strategy for bigger, bolder results.

Hiring Practices that Create a Culture of Innovation

Thursday, November 17, 2016 • 4:30 - 5:20 PM
Main ConferenceIgnition Session

Attendees will learn about actionable recruitment and hiring practices needed to find, attract, secure and retain individuals who drive innovation and foster a culture of growth and impact.

A Road Map to Charitable Fundraising Compliance

Thursday, November 17, 2016 • 4:30 - 5:20 PM
Main ConferenceIgnition Session

Most states regulate the solicitation of charitable donations. Navigating the maze of the registration and reporting requirements is often a daunting experience for nonprofits and their fundraisers. Tracy Boak, a Partner at Perlman & Perlman, a law firm dedicated to nonprofit law, provides participants with a road map on the registration, reporting, and disclosure obligations […]

Interfaces that Nurture Strong Collaborations

Thursday, November 17, 2016 • 4:30 - 5:20 PM
Main ConferenceIgnition Session

Strategy Arts and Message Agency, both B Corps, will host a discussion of the importance of the infrastructure needed to support collaborative efforts addressing complex issues and how certified B corps can support business involvement in cross-sector initiatives. This session will include participant discussion and graphic recording.

Digital Lessons from the World’s Most Effective Organizations

Thursday, November 17, 2016 • 5:30 - 6:20 PM
Main ConferenceIgnition Session

The Internet has changed the way our organization’s succeed: how we engage with our supporters, grow, and create impact. Learn what works in digital organizing from the world leader in political and nonprofit software, including the most effective strategies to elevate your operations and impact, plus tools that can help.

Connected Donor Journey

Thursday, November 17, 2016 • 5:30 - 6:20 PM
Main ConferenceIgnition Session

Join us for a discussion on how your organization can more effectively and more efficiently maximize the donor journey through the integration of branding, marketing and fundraising. From understanding your audience, to telling a powerful story, to creating an engaging experience that, ultimately, drives support to your mission.

Building (and Maintaining) Your Best Board

Thursday, November 17, 2016 • 5:30 - 6:20 PM
Main ConferenceIgnition Session

Learn how to build (and keep!) the board of your dreams. In this fast-paced, high-energy session, we’ll review the simplest ways to identify your needs, locate the best candidates, cultivate/recruit these rock stars, on-board and orient them, provide ongoing education, and engagement strategies to ensure quality and retention. You’ll walk away with a host of […]

Three Steps to Reduce the Risk of Fraud and Embezzlement

Thursday, November 17, 2016 • 5:30 - 6:20 PM
Main ConferenceIgnition Session

Institute these practical, proven control strategies to protect your organization’s capital, reputation, and mission from the epidemic risk of fraud and embezzlement crimes. With the IRS now requiring disclosure of any “significant diversion of assets” that occur at your organization (or at any organization you fund), these safeguards are more important than ever.