Big Give Training Opportunities

Webinars and training videos are a great way to learn more about the Big Give campaign strategies, and put your organization on the path to success! Join us for a live webinar with your the Big Give team, or check out the pre-recorded training videos designed to help you learn more about specific topics of all levels. We've also included recordings from past trainings. No matter the size and shape of your organization, we've got the tools to help you succeed!

Training Camp Archives

Check out our training presentations from years past!

 Click below to download slides from the Big Give 2020 training camp held on Feb 26th:

Social Media with Chris Strub

GiveGab Platform & Matching Gifts

Peer-to-Peer Fundraising with Sarah Douglas

 To access slides from 2018 and 2019 training camps, see below:

Content That Captivates

Maximizing Your Social Media Resources

Social Media Tips and Tricks

Be Proud of the Ask!

Leveraging Video & Social Media with Chris Strub

Live 2020 Webinars

Big Give Basics, Thursday Jan 24 - 2pm

New to Big Give, or looking to get a refresher? Attend our Big Give Basics webinar to learn all about the giving day, how to start creating your profile, as well as some tips and tricks to get started on the right foot!

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Big Give Amplifiers, Thursday Feb 12 - 2pm

Looking to deepen your knowledge of giving day fundraising? This webinar will focus on advanced fundraising tools from our tech partner, GiveGab, and brand new features to take your giving day to the next level! This will be a great resource for returning participants, and those interested in learning more advanced techniques for this year's Big Give.

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Training Videos - Series 101

For organizations in search of the the Big Give essentials, look no further! Our 101 Level Training Videos will highlight some of the most important steps every organization should take to prepare for a successful the Big Give campaign. Perfect for organizations of any size or capacity!

Getting Ready - 15 Min

Interested in participating in the Big Give? We'll cover the benefits of participating in a giving day and how to sign up your organization to be a part of the fun! We’ll also point you towards other tools and resources available to make your giving day as successful as possible.

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Giving Day Basics - 20 Min

Are you excited about participating in the Big Give, but not sure where to start or what to prioritize? This training course will highlight the five essential steps to ensuring your organization has a strong showing on the Big Give without exhausting your limited time and resources.

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Creating The Perfect Profile - 20 Min

Your the Big Give profile is the first thing your donors will see during the big event. This training course will show you how to create and customize an engaging the Big Give profile that will entice potential supporters and successfully highlight your organization’s unique stories.

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Telling Your Story - 20 Min

Storytelling goes beyond your organization’s overall mission, and allows potential supporters to connect with your work and feel like they can make a difference. We’ll share our best practices for telling engaging stories to make your donors feel like the champions they are.

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Spreading The Word - 30 Min

You’ve completed your the Big Give profile, and now it’s time to share it with the world! We’ll cover the many ways your organization can promote the Big Give across multiple platforms as well as best best practices for creating action driven content for your supporters.

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Thanking Your Donors - 20 Min

After your success on the Big Give it’s time to thank the supporters who helped you reach your goals. In this training course we’ll cover how to thank all of your donors effectively and share tips, strategies, and best practices for donor stewardship success on the Big Give and beyond!

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Training Videos - Series 201

Take your the Big Give campaign to the next level! In our 201 Level Training Videos we'll highlight ways in which your organization can run a successful the Big Give campaign through more specific strategies and best practices.

Goal Setting Strategies - 20 Min

Before you dive into your the Big Give campaign, take the time to assess your goals! In this training course we’ll share the importance of setting clear goals as well as best practices and strategies for how you can make the most out of the Big Give.

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The Power of P2P Fundraising - 15 Min

Peer-to-Peer Fundraising is a great way to expand your reach on the Big Give by utilizing your most passionate supporters to share their stories and fundraise on behalf of your organization. In this training course we'll cover everything you need to know about recruiting and empowering fundraisers for the Big Give!

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Creative Engagement Ideas - 15 Min

the Big Give is the perfect opportunity to engage your supporters both online and off! We'll share nonprofit best practices and creative ways to engage and excite your supporters and your community on the Big Give.

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Social Media Strategies - 30 Min

Social media is a great way to engage with your supporters and get them excited about the Big Give! We’ll cover the basics of several popular social media platforms, and how to best leverage them to reach your goals on the Big Give.

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Scheduling Communications - 20 Min

When preparing for the Big Give, your communications with supporters can play an enormous role in your overall success. We’ll cover supporter communication best practices and highlight tools your organization can use for more efficient and effective online engagement.

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A Picture Tells A Thousand Words - 25 Min

Images have the power to tell stories and evoke emotion in your supporters and potential donors. In this training course we’ll go over the impact images can have on your supporters, and how to improve your online engagement during the Big Give and beyond!

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