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Episode #89

Featuring Robert Sellman

May 25, 2023

Meaningful Ways to Recognize Donors

Donor stewardship plays a vital role in the success of nonprofits. While a simple thank you and handshake are important, it’s time to aim for something more impactful. Go beyond the ordinary and leave a lasting impression that transforms gratitude into a thriving culture of generosity.

Episode #88

Featuring Hannah Young

May 18, 2023

TheShareWay is the Better Way

Have you ever wished for a more effective approach to procuring auction items? Well, your wish has come true. Hannah Yang, Founder & CEO of TheShareWay, has revolutionized the process with an online portal that’s a complete game-changer.

Episode #87

Featuring Jessica King

May 11, 2023

What’s in Your Google Ad

How effective is your Google ad? Let’s take a step back. Have you secured a $10,000 nonprofit grant from Google for advertising? If you’re unsure about how to make the most of this opportunity, don’t worry. Jessica King, Business Lead at Getting Attention, guides you through everything you need to know.

Episode #86

Featuring Matt Bitzegaio

May 4, 2023

Innovation Without Limits (or Barriers)

In the nonprofit world, deepening donor relationships is paramount. However, it doesn’t have to be a difficult, complicated, or costly process. Join Matt Bitzegaio, Co-Founder and CEO of DonorDock, who offers – the solution is actually quite simple: technology should align with your workflow.

Episode #85

Featuring Haley Moss and Autumn Ziemba Mackenzie

April 27, 2023

Autism Appreciation

Empowering autistic individuals to lead and voice their perspectives is crucial in fully accepting and understanding the differently-abled community. Join self-advocate, disability rights attorney, and author Haley Moss and Autumn Ziemba Mackenzie from Milestones Autism Resources as they share a fresh perspective and personal journey.

Episode #84

Featuring Debbie McCann

April 20, 2023

People, Process, and Technology

Technology can be overwhelming in the fast-paced world of non-profit development, with numerous options promising fundraising success and growth. It’s easy to fall into the trap of thinking you need all of it, but do you? Debbie McCann, CEO of W4Sight, shares her expertise on how to make technology work for you and not against you.

Episode #83

Featuring Samantha Swaim

April 13, 2023

Elevate (2.0) Your Events

Event fundraising is a well-explored topic, and for good reason – the advice is always beneficial. However, in order to truly ignite a movement and garner support for your mission, it all boils down to the nitty-gritty of bringing people together and creating experiences.

Episode #82

Featuring Joey Goone

April 6, 2023

Stage Appeal

u·to·pi·a – an imagined place or state of things in which everything is perfect (Oxford Dictionary). Donors respond to magical moments. Joey Goone shares insights about stage appeal and creating joyful and memorable experiences.

Episode #81

Featuring Jessica Maginn, Ariel Crawley, and Kristan Russell

March 31, 2023

Women Making History

“Girls should learn history. And Make it.” — Malala Yousafzai. March is Women’s History Month. It’s a perfect time to check in with Indy Women in Tech and chat about their trailblazing efforts to make history.