February 18th at 1:30pm ET
Free thanks to sponsorship by OneCause
2020 marked the beginning of a massive change in the way nonprofits use technology and social networks to connect with supporters and how they’re shaping the supporter experience. As the lines between traditional and virtual fundraising blur, social engagement and ease are critical.
In this webinar, hear firsthand from Clare Mitchell, Chief Information Officer for GiGi’s Playhouse, who is infusing new engagement strategies into their peer-to-peer programming. From virtual challenges to awareness campaigns and DIY fundraisers, we’ll explore innovative approaches and engagement strategies that can create explosive growth for nonprofits.
You’ll walk away with new ideas to infuse energy into your year-round participant experience and grow peer-to-peer fundraising.
In this session you’ll learn how to:
- Identify opportunities to optimize the participant experience
- Create an engagement strategy to deepen supporter connection
- Leverage technology to make recruitment easy and a core motivator
- Incorporate engagement touchpoints to incentivize fundraising
- Extract actionable data insights to improve campaign effectiveness
Clare Mitchell, Chief Information Officer, GiGi’s Playhouse
With 46+ brick and mortar locations across the United States and Mexico and 200 inquiries to start new locations all over the world, GiGi’s Playhouse is the ONLY network of Down Syndrome Achievement Centers providing FREE, life-changing therapeutic, educational and career training programs for 30,000+ individuals with Down syndrome of all ages. Clare began her tenure at GiGi’s Playhouse as a volunteer assisting a fledgling nonprofit in selecting and implementing its first database. As GiGi’s evolved into a fast growing, entrepreneurial nonprofit, Clare and her team developed robust automation and integrated software encompassing every aspect of the business including donation management, marketing, program and volunteer management and participation, and recording critical outcomes from our purposeful and progressive programs. Prior to GiGi’s Playhouse, Clare spent much of her career in the software industry specializing in business process consulting and automation.
Amy Van Wyngarden, Vice President of Peer-to-Peer Client Experience, OneCause
Amy Van Wyngarden has more than 15 years of experience in nonprofit fundraising technology and high-tech at both startups and Fortune 500 companies. Prior to OneCause, Amy lead customer experience at Convio developing their first customer advisory board and online community. Amy’s passion for helping nonprofits with technology combined with the determination to reinvent peer-to-peer fundraising led her to co-create the OneCause Peer-to-Peer solution (formerly Great Feats). Today she works directly with nonprofits to inspire and enable the adoption of online and peer-to-peer fundraising. Amy is committed to empowering nonprofits with innovative social fundraising and engagement approaches to connect people and causes.
Emily Newberry, Vice President of National Accounts, OneCause
As Vice President of National Accounts at OneCause, Emily works directly with national nonprofit organizations to understand challenges and opportunities and collaborates with nonprofit leaders on ways to engage donors and use technology to meet fundraising and stewardship goals. Prior to joining OneCause, Emily was the Director of Development at the Muscular Dystrophy Association, responsible for managing several fundraising events, monitoring grant spending and care at two multi-disciplinary health clinics and procuring grant funding.
This webinar is free thanks to sponsorship by