Webinars & Training Videos

Webinars and training videos are a great way to learn more about Give Local York campaign strategies, and put your organization on the path to success! Join us for a live webinar with your Give Local York team, or check out the pre-recorded training videos designed to help you learn more about specific topics of all levels. No matter the size and shape of your organization, we've got the tools to help you succeed!

Live Webinars

Engaging Your Board & Leveraging Matches and Challenges

February 17, 12:00pm

Getting your board on board for Give Local York can be a pivotal step in your overall success. In addition, your board can help you leverage matches and challenges! Matches and challenges are an exciting way to motivate your donors to make a greater impact on your giving day and beyond! In this training course, we'll cover strategies and best practices for engaging with your board, best practices for finding sponsors, and how to utilize your matching dollars for maximum engagement.

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Fundraising Strategies for P2P Fundraisers, Board Members, and Business Fundraisers

March 17, 12:00pm

This is a webinar specifically for all your supporters helping to market your giving day! Learn about various strategies you could leverage for Give Local York! We will discuss ways to tell an authentic story to connect with your network, and how to leverage that story through all of your marketing. Social media plays a huge role in marketing your campaign, so we will go over best practices for both new and experienced social media users. Examples from previous giving days will be used to illustrate the creative ways in which organizations have engaged their audience as well as leverage the Giving Day to steward previous supporters.

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Using Past Years' GLY Data for Donor Engagement

April 4, 12:00pm

You're sitting on a treasure trove of donor data with your past years' info from Give Local York. Meagan will show you how to find and decipher your metrics and how to start creating some targeted plans for engaging donors in 2023!

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Final Steps to Success for Give Local York

April 14, 12:00pm

With only a few weeks until Give Local York, there’s still plenty of time to make sure your Give Local York campaign is ready to go. In this webinar we’ll go over last minute tips and best practices to engage with your supporters and be successful on Give Local York. The Give Local York team will also be available to answer any and all of your last minute questions!

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Ready, Set, Go For Your Giving Day

Participating in a Giving Day provides a rewarding opportunity to raise awareness and support around your cause! We also understand it can be a lot of work! Whether you are looking for assistance in what to do next after creating your profile or for more advanced strategies to help your organization stand out, we are here to guide you on creating a more impactful Giving Day campaign.

Janet Cobb, personal fundraising coach at Network for Good and Victoria Fiordalis, project manager with GiveGab, now becoming Bonterra, shared their insights and expertise on getting your nonprofit ready for your giving day. Learn directly from Bonterra's fundraising professionals as we provide innovative and impactful ways to set your Giving Day campaign up for success

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Giving Day Training Videos

Learn how to complete all of the components of your profile to create an engaging experience for your supporters.

Looking for more information to help you craft your perfect profile? Check out the resources below!

Watch this video to learn how to meet your donors where they are, and help them become vested in your mission through successful storytelling.

Looking for more information to help you tell your giving day story? Check out the resources below!

Communicating goals internally and externally can have a direct impact on your results. Check out this video to learn about how to set yourself up for success by planning out your unique goals for Give Local York.

Looking for more information to help you set and communicate your goals for the big day? Check out the resources below!

Having your board, 'on board' for Give Local York can strengthen your network of both support and outreach. Here are some ways to effectively engage board members in the day at varying capacities!

Learn all about this effective online fundraising strategy, and view some quick how-to videos to get started with GiveGab’s P2P Fundraising tool.

Looking for more information on getting started with P2P Fundraising? Check out the trainings below!

Leverage social media to increase your online presence and audience engagement during Give Local York.

Looking for more information to help you spread the word on social media? Check out the resources below!

Dollars can go a lot further when leveraged as Matches and Challenges. Learn what these gifts are, how they function in GiveGab, and gain some unique strategies to successfully gamify your day with these larger donations!

Looking for more information on creating and leveraging match and challenge opportunities? Check out the resources below!

Learn what information is available to you after Give Local York, and how you can use it to build on existing and newly-created relationships with your organization.

Looking for more information on donor stewardship after the big day? Check out the resources below!

Learn about best practices and the most important elements to consider when creating a plan to engage your donors and supporters virtually.

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Looking for more information to help you build your virtual engagement strategy? Check out the resources below!