Episode 31

Published on:

5th May 2022

Digital Fundraising: Can We Do That?

What’s new in digital fundraising? Is there something we’re not doing at our fundraising events that we should be doing? Are there any low-maintenance digital fundraising ideas to make our events more successful? Our guest, Nidhi Doshi, is here to answer these questions and help us use digital fundraising to take our events to the next level.

In this episode you'll discover:

How did the pandemic affect digital fundraising? 01:37

How do you expand your donor audience? 03:34

How do you analyze your own event from an unbiased perspective? 04:11

How do you get nonprofits to focus on the bigger fundraising picture? 05:45

What can a nonprofit do with their events to make their guests satisfied. 06:56

Why is it difficult to plan a nonprofit event that meets the audiences expectations? 08:38

How can you get your nonprofit Board members involved with fundraising? 10:38

What makes fundraising for nonprofits such a great career. 13:10

How you can capitalize on missed fundraising opportunities 14:07

What are common fundraising mistakes? 16:30

What is the single biggest development in digital fundraising? 17:30

How can you personalize online events? 19:20

Trends in the digital fundraising world for your nonprofit. 21:52

What digital fundraising ideas can you try with your next signature event that will make an impact! 22:52

Coaches Corner question: "What are the best ways to show appreciation to donors" 24:55

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About the Podcast

IMPACTability: The Nonprofit Leaders' Podcast
Each week, we feature an expert in their nonprofit field, discussing topics that range from fundraising and nonprofit management to Board development and marketing.
The show explores the landscape of the nonprofit organization and best practices from nonprofit experts. Get advice on how to solve the problems plaguing your nonprofit with your host Joe Turner of Soukup Strategic Solutions, a full-service nonprofit consulting company helping nonprofits across the country. Each week, we feature an expert in their nonprofit field, discussing topics that range from fundraising and nonprofit management to Board development and marketing.

About your host

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Joe Turner

For more than 20 years, Joe had successfully programmed radio stations in Detroit; Lansing, Michigan; South Bend, Indiana; and southwest Florida. Joe left the day-to-day radio world in 2007 for the nonprofit world when he joined Hodges University as its Director of Public Relations and Alumni Services. In 2021, he joined Soukup Strategic Solutions as the Director of Fundraising, Marketing, and Communications. Joe continues to run his own voice over company where he offers commercial and narration voice over services and has won three Telly awards for his work. He is a native of Detroit where he attended Wayne State University and earned a Bachelor’s degree in Media Arts. In his spare time Joe loves to cook, is a musician and a self-professed “foodie.”