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4/3/2013: The Fundraising Houseparty: How to Party with a Purpose and Raise Money for Your Cause
April 3 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm| FREE
A full description of the Fundraising Houseparty – one of the most powerful, flexible, and effective way to raise money from individuals and highlight your cause.
- How to prepare for a houseparty
- Who can be Hosts and what you can expect from them
- What should go in your invitation
- The criteria for an effective presentation
- Elements for an engaging and powerful “ask”
- The importance of follow-up
|Morrie Warshawski works with nonprofit organizations that are having difficulty realizing their full potential. He helps organizations create roadmaps to a better future through strategic planning. His practice is informed by a commitment to the core values of tolerance, thoughtfulness, transparency, and creativity. Warshawski has worked in the field for over thirty years as the Executive Director of three nonprofits, consultant, facilitator, teacher and writer. His practice has included work with State and Regional Government Agencies, Foundations, and numerous nonprofit organizations in many disciplines (Habitat for Humanity, California Coalition for Youth, Yerba Buena Center for the Arts, Center for Asian American Media, St. Louis Black Repertory Company, and others). Warshawski authored A Planning Toolkit For State Arts Agencies published by the National Assembly of State Arts Agencies (NASAA), Shaking The Money Tree: How To Get Grants And Donations For Film And Video- 3rd Edition (Wiese Books, LA), and The Fundraising Houseparty: How to Party with a Purpose and Raise Money for Your Cause- 2nd Edition.|