The Right Way to Tell a Fundraising Story with Vanessa Chase Lockshin

The Right Way to Tell a Fundraising Story with Vanessa Chase Lockshin

Julia Claire Campbell Fundraising, Nonprofits, Podcast, Storytelling Leave a Comment

Believe it or not, there’s a right way to tell a fundraising story. And by fundraising story, I mean a story that you’re using to raise money for your non-profit. A fundraising story needs the right story structure to connect with the audience, demonstrate need, and invite the audience to get involved by making a donation. Individual donors can give …

The Science Behind Storytelling & Movement Building with Sheela Mahajan

The Science Behind Storytelling & Movement Building with Sheela Mahajan

Julia Claire Campbell Fundraising, Marketing, Nonprofits, Podcast, Storytelling Leave a Comment

Listen to the full episode here or in your favorite podcast app!  Today’s podcast is sponsored by Community Boost, a digital marketing agency empowering social ventures changing the world. We invite you to join The Nonprofit Marketing Summit: Fundraise To The Future for free on August 16-18th, the biggest virtual conference for nonprofit professionals!  Get your free ticket to the …

Nonprofit Nation with Madison Gonzalez

Nonprofit Storytelling Around Tough Topics

Julia Claire Campbell Nonprofits, Podcast, Storytelling

Listen to the full episode at NonprofitNationPodcast.com or look up Nonprofit Nation on your favorite podcast app!  Storytelling can be a huge struggle for nonprofits – especially when serving vulnerable populations and dealing with difficult-to-discuss topics, like end-of-life care. As nonprofit professionals, how do we start? Where do we get stories, if we are working on tough topics? How do …

Nonprofit Nation with Ian Adair

Stronger Than Stigma – Talking About Mental Health in the Workplace

Julia Claire Campbell Nonprofits, Podcast, Storytelling Leave a Comment

Listen to the full episode at NonprofitNationPodcast.com or look up Nonprofit Nation on your favorite podcast app!  Nonprofit leaders and staff alike face unique challenges that often place a strain on their mental health. With everything that we have our plates, how can we prioritize wellness? How can we create safe places at work to have these conversations, even when …

5 Essential Stories to Drive Donations At Year-End

5 Essential Stories to Drive Donations At Year-End

Julia Claire Campbell Fundraising, Nonprofits, Online Fundraising, Storytelling Leave a Comment

Last week I gave a webinar to a great crowd at the CauseVox Year-End Fundraising Fair on how to use stories at year-end. Here are the slides. Learn how to use storytelling, social media, and email to drive even more donations at year-end; the kinds of stories that donors want to hear, read, and watch; and how to collect and …

Nonprofit Nation with Sabine Gedeon

Transformational Leadership in Nonprofit Organizations

Julia Claire Campbell Nonprofits, Podcast, Storytelling Leave a Comment

Listen to a clip above, and tune in to the entire episode at www.NonprofitNationPodcast.com! Our world needs transformational leaders more than ever. For a variety of reasons, nonprofit leaders tend to put their own professional development and growth last on their priority list. Sabine Gedeon helps leaders of all stripes – not just CEOs – work on their mindset, get over …

Ethical Storytelling in Nonprofit Communications with Caliopy Glaros

Ethical Storytelling in Nonprofit Communications

Julia Claire Campbell Fundraising, Nonprofits, Podcast, Social Media, Storytelling Leave a Comment

Listen to a clip above, and tune in to the entire episode at www.NonprofitNationPodcast.com! Ethical storytelling is a struggle for many nonprofits. Do you struggle to portray your program participants as their own agents of change, while admitting that they also need your organization’s help? Do you worry about jeopardizing the dignity of the people in your stories for the sake …

Storytelling That Sticks is open for enrollment

10 Specific Ways to Use Nonprofit Storytelling in Your Next Fundraising Campaign

Julia Claire Campbell Fundraising, Nonprofits, Online Fundraising, Social Media, Storytelling Leave a Comment

My storytelling course for nonprofits is OPEN! Learn more and enroll – last chance to get in this year! In a recent Facebook Live mini-training, I provide specific examples of digital storytelling tactics to use during your next fundraising campaign. Catch the replay of the video below: Here are just 10 tactical  ways to use nonprofit digital storytelling in your …