FUN-Raising Tips in 2 Minutes (or Less)!

As fundraisers, we know that our work is important—but we also know that it can be fun! And let’s face it, we all need a little positivity following the last few months. In this new video series, we’ll feature Chicago fundraisers who are working hard, successfully supporting their organizations, and who are finding some joy in the process. Check out their posts and see if YOU can learn a thing or two while having fun at the same time.

Judith Coleman, Major Gifts Officer, Covenant House Illinois
Using Humor as a Way to Navigate these Challenging Times as a Development Professional

""Another way to use humor is to just have a joke in every conversation." 



Lisa Williamson Barker, Manager, Special Events, Ingalls Development Foundation
Take the Time to Stop and Talk to Donors

"...  get to know more about them, their interests, and answer questions that they ask."  



Sue Rescigno, President, Rescigno’s
Key to Surviving this Pandemic

"Nonprofits right now, are the ones who are on center stage. People are out there and they want to help."