Autus Collective




Event Schedule September 21st 2017

Time Event
12:30 - 1:00 Open Networking & Registration
1:00 - 2:30 Workshop
2:30 - 2:45 Break
2:45 - 4:00 Workshop
4:00 - 5:00 Mixer

Power Your Fundraising with Intention, Fazio & Associates

Energize your fundraising, maximize your resources, and create the reality you want. We will explore the process and connection between visioning, messaging, outreach, and data to exceed your fundraising goals. Come learn with us how to supercharge your fundraising with power steps to move you toward success and sustainability.

Learning Objectives

  • How to use a framework of reality creation to develop and implement a successful fundraising strategy.
  • How to develop, communicate, and deliver a message that raises more money.
  • How to create an inclusive and holistic fundraising approach that considers all aspects of the organization and engages stakeholders and resources for maximum impact.
  • Explore key power steps to raise more money.

What’s Your MPG (Mindfulness, Play & Gratitude)?, Sage Action Consulting

Discover how Mindfulness, Play, & Gratitude are skills for self-care that can be actively and intentionally practiced. We need to take care of ourselves to bring our best selves to the work we do each day.

Learning objectives:

  • An understanding of the concepts of Mindfulness, Play & Gratitude and how they are essential skills for self-care for leaders
  • Why Mindfulness, Play & Gratitude are important for holistic well-being and productivity.
  • Tips for increasing Mindfulness, Play & Gratitude in your life, including opportunities to practice some of these skills.
  • An understanding of the interrelationship between Mindfulness, Play & Gratitude as important “fuel” for life.

The Story Your Numbers Tell, Kisla & Associates

A solid accounting system is one of our most powerful tools to convey our commitment to honesty, integrity and transparency. Accounting is about much more than filing our annual 990. It’s a way to communicate our strengths, our goals and our needs to ourselves, our team and stakeholders.

Learning Objectives:

  • Where is your Nonprofit and where is it going?
  • Why is a good accounting system important? - budget, classes v. COA.
  • What does a good report look like?
  • 990 and Audits - what do you need to know.

The Heart of Your Communication, KBH Communications & Creative Services

In this presentation, we will explore how communication is at the heart of everything we do and how it impacts fundraising, specifically. We will explore some practical rules and tools that can immediately help refresh and inform your communications. And throughout the presentation we will aim to simplify and demystify the communications strategy process to help you feel excited rather than exhausted when you think about your organization’s communication needs.

Learning Objectives:

  • Explore and reignite your passion for communication.
  • Learn the 7 C’s of Successful Communication.
  • Learn how to build a simple, yet effective tool that will help you discover and/or reconnect with the heart of your communications.

From Data Driven Marketing to Donations DDS Web Design, Comcast Spotlight

Design a fundraising funnel that engages stakeholders and increases donations. Combined with a clear communications strategy, you can create more meaningful and customized interactions with your constituents. An integrated approach using database management, effective website design and management, digital marketing, video, and print. Quality data allows for more creativity in how to reach and mobilize your stakeholders.

Learning Objectives:

  • Design a fundraising funnel – Database management, Web Presence, Digital Marketing.
  • Grow your database.
  • Understand how data helps you segment your donors and direct your message.
  • The power of Imagery and stories.