Crowdfunding for Social Good

Apr 30, 2019 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Something missing from your fundraising mix? Join UNA and presenter Devin Thorpe for a full-day training on all things Crowdfunding. Crowdfunding for Social Good will help you diversify your fundraising by more deeply engaging your donors and expanding your base. After participating in this training, you will know the how’s, why’s, and when’s of launching a successful crowdfunding campaign.

Upon completing this course, you will:
-  Know how to assess your prospects,
-  Know what you can do to reach one third of your goal on the first day of  your campaign,
-  Be able to engage the media in your campaign, and
 - Walk away with a complete crowdfunding strategy, including timelines, cause assessment, partner identification, campaign strengths and a media plan – in one easy to follow document.

Crowdfunding for Social Good, presented by Devin Thorpe
Tuesday, April 30, 2019
9:00 am-5:00 pm

Location:
UNA Office
4900 S. Highland Drive, Suite B
Salt Lake City, UT 84117
(above Mountain America Credit Union)

Cost:
$40 for UNA Members/$80 for Non-Members
(lunch will be provided)

About Devin ThorpeDevinThorpe Crowdfunding
Devin is an author, educator, and speaker. He calls himself a champion of social good. Drawing from his book of the same title, Devin helps nonprofit audiences learn how to add crowdfunding to their annual development plans and teaches other social entrepreneurs to use crowdfunding to launch or growth their social enterprises. He travels extensively as a volunteer doing service, as a journalist finding heroes and as a speaker sharing what he’s learned. As a regular Forbes contributor for the leadership channel, he’s reached an audience of over 2 million people. He’s produced over 1,000 episodes of his Your Mark on the World show featuring luminary change agents. A bestselling author, his books—read over 1 million times—help people use money for good. He has helped nonprofits raise millions of dollars via crowdfunding. He earned an MBA at Cornell. Frequently finding himself on airplanes, Devin is grateful to be middle-seat-sized. Read more about Devin Thorpe.

 

Crowdfunding for Social Good training is sponsored by Johnson & Johnson. Devin Thorpe will provide a short presentation about the company and its crowdfunding platform CaringCloud. There is no requirement for attendees to use this platform, the presentation is solely for informational purposes. 

Contact Email:
info@utahnonprofits.org
Contact Name:
Utah Nonprofits Association
Contact Phone:
801-596-1800