Webinars & Training Videos

Webinars and training videos are a great way to learn more about Give Local! campaign strategies, and put your organization on the path to success! Join us for a live webinar with your Give Local! 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

Session 1: Give Local 101

Monday, October 24 • 12:00pm

Join the Arras Foundation and GiveGab representatives for a 30-minute crash course in everything your organization needs to know about Give Local 2022.Topics will include:

  • Logistics for a 24-hour Give Local event
  • Planning for 24 hours of donor engagement
  • 15-minute Q&A
  • This session is best for: Organizations new to Give Local in 2022 or staff members who haven’t participated as part of their organization’s Give Local campaign in the past.

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    Session 2: Optimizing Community Engagement

    Thursday, October 27 • 12:00pm

    Every organization has a secret weapon when it comes to storytelling and fundraising - your board and staff! Join us for a 30-minute how-to on engaging your board and staff to meet your organization's goals during Give Local 2022. Topics will include:

  • Helping your board understand the opportunity of Give Local and how they can engage during the event
  • Optimizing board relationships and networks to encourage business engagement
  • Ways to engage business to support your organization’s campaign
  • 30-minute Q&A, afterward!
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    Session 3: Give Local Storytelling

    Tuesday, November 1 • 12:00pm

    Did you know that more than half (56%) of nonprofit supporters on the social web say reading a compelling story motivates them to take action? Sharing a story that shows the need, urgency and importance of your work can be a powerful tool for connecting with supporters and volunteers seeking to get involved. Join us for a 30-minute session on how to tell your organization’s story for the greatest impact with potential supporters. Topics will include:

  • Crafting your organization's story for Give Local & beyond
  • Identifying key points of your donors' impact
  • Finding the best platforms & methods for sharing your story effectively
  • BONUS - Stick around for a 30-minute Q&A to answer any remaining questions you may have before November 15!
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    Business Fundraisers

    Pre-Recorded Training

    This recorded training is a "How To" for new and returning Businesses who would like to be a part of Give Local 2022. In this webinar, you will learn how to register as a Business Fundraisers, set up your profile, and how to get everything together and ready for Give Local 2022!

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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!.

    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! 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!.

    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!, 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!