Engage Your Board in Fundraising Training System – OTO

  • How-to-Engage-Your-Board-in-Fundraising_3DFrustrated with board members saying that they’ll help – only to see nothing happen?
  • Tired of fundraising being an afterthought at board meetings?
  • Waiting for the day when others will be as excited about fundraising as you once were?

Fundraising success depends on many critical factors, not the least of which is having a collaborative approach to the fundraising process. In this presentation, we’ll explore the theories and concepts you need to understand to effectively engage your board by building a collaborative approach within your organization. How would you like to have everything you need to move forward with your board engagement efforts? Keep reading to learn more about this limited time low cost offer!

Board Engagement Training Series:

The Engaging Your Board in Fundraising System is available in a 7-part training series.  You’ll receive all of the materials in a handy binder to use as an ongoing resource. You’ll receive all the materials in a 3-ring binder, with tons of reference materials, and a resources CD with the recorded trainings and other printable forms and resources. This material will help you develop the tools and materials you need to begin engaging your board in the fundraising process. Here’s what each module covers:

  1. Creating a Compelling Vision (includes everything you need to run your own board visioning session: powerpoint presentation, timeline and handout)
  2. Drafting a Simple Fundraising Plan (includes one-page fundraising plan format and directions on how to develop yours)
  3. Developing Your Messaging (links to samples as well as worksheets to help you develop this quickly)
  4. Creating Materials Your Board Can Use: The Pitch Kit (sample pitch kit, forms and scripts in word format that you can easily edit and make your own)
  5. Facilitating a Fundraising Planning Session With Your Board (includes everything you need to run your own board fundraising planning session: powerpoint presentation, timeline and handout)
  6. Training Your Board to Ask (includes everything you need to run your own board asking training: powerpoint presentation, timeline and handout)
  7. Checking In So Board Members Don’t Check Out (follow-up is essential so we’ll cover what to do, as well as what not to do)

To Summarize, This Includes:

  • Powerpoint slides and training outlines you can use with your board on vision, fundraising planning and asking
  • Forms (including training handouts, board member fundraising plan, etc) in Word format
  • Suggested training exercises
  • And so much more!


  • All materials come in a binder for you to use as an ongoing reference.
  • Resources CD includes all the forms and presentations listed above
  • Cost: $197. With this one-time offer you can order the full program for just $97 (+$10 shipping and handling)!

About Your Trainer:

Kirsten BullockKirsten Bullock, CFRE, MBA  is an author, speaker and fundraising consultant who works with entrepreneurial nonprofit leaders to help them involve more people in their organizations and raise the money they need. She earned her designation as a Certified Fund Raising Executive in 2002. Since 1995, Kirsten has worked with health care organizations, social service providers, national and local ministries, and international membership associations. These have included organizations such as AIDS Interfaith Ministries of Kentuckiana, Presbyterian Women National Offices, Community Health Centers, Inc. and the Institute of Internal Auditors Research Foundation.Kirsten is currently serving as immediate past president of the Association for Fundraising Professionals Greater Louisville Chapter. She is an AFP Master Trainer and has presented for the Indiana Library Federation, Business First (Louisville), Kairos Prison Ministry International, Steward’s Staff and Boys and Girls Clubs of America. In addition, she is the author of Simple Steps to Growing Your Donors and is the general editor of and a contributing author to The Essential Fundraising Handbook for Small Nonprofits. Kirsten is a licensed fundraising consultant in Kentucky. She holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Social Work and a Master’s of Business Administration. When not working to equip and empower people in the nonprofit sector, Kirsten sculpts, is attempting to learn to speak Danish and enjoys living in historic New Albany, Indiana with her husband Rob.