Training Sessions


What's New for Kentucky Gives Day

Thursday, January 12

10:30 AM ET - 11:30 AM ET

We’ll introduce ourselves to you, review everything you need to know about GiveGab, and answer any questions you have about our giving day platform. The webinar will conclude with a quick overview of how to register on the Kentucky Gives Day platform and how you can get started on GiveGab!

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Getting Ready for Kentucky Gives Day

Thursday, January 26

10:30 AM ET - 11:30 AM ET

For nonprofit leaders and development staff thinking about participating in Kentucky Gives Day. We’ll give an overview of Kentucky Gives Day, and its role in community building, etc. We will also talk about best practices around goal setting, building an ambassador corps, and other tools to help you be successful on Kentucky Gives Day.

We’ll conclude the webinar with a quick overview of how to register on Kentucky Gives Day platform and how to get prepared for the big day.

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Sharing your Story through Marketing and Promotions

Thursday, February 9

10:30 AM ET - 11:30 AM ET

For nonprofit leaders and development staff on how to build a successful Kentucky Gives Day campaign in preparation for the day. We’ll look at successful examples from past campaigns that showcased inspiring stories of the impact of a nonprofit’s work. In this webinar, we’ll discuss expert strategies on developing relevant messages, wrapped in powerful stories, supported by data. We'll also share strategies and best practices for how to share your stories successfully for Kentucky Gives Day.

We’ll conclude with a quick overview of the Kentucky Gives Day Nonprofit Toolkit, and all of the resources, templates, and planning guides available to help you share your Kentucky Gives Day stories!

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Fundraising Registration: Why, Who, Where and How to Comply with the Laws

Thursday, February 23

11:00 AM ET - 12:00 PM ET

All but 3 states east of the Mississippi river have a registration requirement — including Kentucky. If you are participating in Kentucky Gives Day and have donors extending out of state and/or want a Kentucky update, don’t miss this webinar! Learn what constitutes fundraising solicitation in Kentucky and the other 39 states, and what your organization must do to get and remain current in a changing compliance landscape.

This session will be presented by Maia Lee, Marketing & Sales Manager of KNN’s partner, Affinity Fundraising Registration. Affinity provides three levels of professional registration support services to KNN members at an exclusive discount. Find out how the fundraising requirements apply to your organization, and learn how your KNN membership can help you comply efficiently and affordably!

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The Power of Peer to Peer Fundraising

Thursday, March 2

10:30 AM ET - 11:30 AM ET

For nonprofit leaders and development staff. Social, Personal, P2P or team fundraising are all names for the same concept: harnessing the power of your supporters and their networks to scale your impact. Peer fundraising leverages your team’s limited resources, spreads your story, and attracts new supporters. In this webinar, we’ll talk about how you can use the Kentucky Gives Day platform to launch a peer-to-peer fundraising campaign for Kentucky Gives Day and expand your reach to new supporters.

We’ll conclude with a quick overview of how to recruit P2P fundraisers through the Kentucky Gives Day platform and highlight the tools and resources available to turn your supporters into all-star fundraisers for your cause!

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10 Final steps to Success for Kentucky Gives Day

Thursday, March 30

10:30 AM ET - 11:30 AM ET

For nonprofit leaders and development staff. Kentucky Gives Day is fast approaching, but there is still plenty of time to prepare your campaign and tell an amazing story to your supporters. In this webinar, we review the last- minute strategies you can focus on today to have a great day on Kentucky Gives Day.

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Post Kentucky Gives Day Engagement

Thursday, April 27

10:30 AM ET - 11:30 AM ET

For nonprofit leaders and development staff. In this webinar, we review best practices for engaging newly acquired and repeat supporters from Kentucky Gives Day. These ideas will help your organization keep your Kentucky Gives Day donors involved well after the day.

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