With all the uncertainty about fundraising this year, you can’t afford to miss the largest conference exclusively for peer-to-peer fundraising. This year’s two-day event is in New Orleans, February 27-28 and offers the biggest roster of top speakers in the peer-to-peer-to-peer space to date: almost four dozen in all. Here are the must-attends:
Wed February 27th
New Tech to Grow P2P Revenue: Chatbots, Streaming and Automation
In this free pre-conference session, join Allison Fine, co-author of The Networked Nonprofit, DonorDrive’s Product Integration Developer, Ben Clayton, and DonorDrive’s Digital Marketing Strategist, Meghan Nash. You’ll learn how to: leverage chatbots for a more personal experience for supporters, take advantage of streaming to drive more donation dollars, and use automation technology to coach and motivate participants to fundraising success.
Please register if you plan to attend.
Opening Plenary: Pivoting from Transactions to Relationships
If your days feel like a game of Whack-a-Mole, Allison Fine, Partner of DonorDrive will teach you to move away from “organizational churn” and build lasting relationships with supporters that improve results and strengthen your program for the future.
Your Signature Program—Perception and Reality
3:30pm - 5:30pm
In this Sector Summit for major programs, DonorDrive client Mike Lamma, who started the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention’s top thirty-ranked walk program 14 years ago, shares his playbook for finding and fixing problems. The focus will be getting everyone in your organization to comply to your P2P fundraising best practices.
Creating a DIY Complement to a Signature Program
In the DIY Summit, DonorDrive client Colleen Veldt, Director of Peer-to-Peer Fundraising at Covenant House International, explains how they overcame the physical limitations of hosting their signature Sleep Out program and grew their program with the creation of Sleep Out America, a DIY version of the program.
Thursday Feb 28
Breakout Session I: Influencing Thinking in a Way that Yields Dollars
10:15am - 11:15am
Individual P2P fundraising revenue was up 30%+ at the Unite for Bleeding Disorders walks in 2018—thanks to success in turning people who had previously “just shown up” into actual fundraisers. National Hemophilia Foundation’s National Director, Tracy Earll, shares how they changed mindsets and persuaded participants to raise money.
Live Fundraising™ with Live Puppies
Make sure you stop by the DonorDrive booth either day. We’re the fun booth with a gaming lounge and always the best swag. Also, check out DonorDrive's Live Fundraising in action with our guests, the Louisiana SPCA. They’ll bring in rescue puppies as we demonstrate how you can bring your fundraising to life at your event through live streaming.
Register before the price goes up
The price of the conference is set to increase two weeks before the event. Register now and save $50.
As always, Peer-to-Peer Professional Forum is home to the absolute best networking in the peer-to-peer space. In addition to the exceptional speakers, you’ll have two days to connect with peers and take home ideas that will make 2019 a great year for fundraising. We hope to see you there.
Want to set up a private conversation about your fundraising while at the conference? Contact Matt Pedroza and we’ll set something up.