The greatest compliment I receive after a successful fundraising event is a guest asking, “That was amazing! Do you work for the organization??” — it means that the time taken to understand their mission, and communicate the need to support it was worth it...
Working alongside organization leadership and committee members to orchestrate optimal run-of-show; present clear communication of mission and purpose; utilize twenty years and 3500+ fundraising event experience to navigate through mishaps and missteps.
Communicating any necessary housekeeping announcements during cocktail reception; providing consistency of flow through the event with guest introductions; adapting to any changes on the fly when necessary - and they happen often!
Fundraising is storytelling!
A licensed fundraising auctioneer with over twenty years experience and 3,500 events! Presenting live auction packages with energy and enthusiasm while engaging the entire room. Communicating the purpose and impact of your charitable organization, and inviting all attendees to support your mission at a level comfortable for them. Celebrating the $100 donor with the same veracity as the $10,000 donor.
What went well, and more importantly, what can be improved upon for next time. Too many clients don’t utilize this key strategy, and therefore repeat missteps that could affect their outcomes.