Guide to Getting Your Board On Board for Give Where You Live Collier


You can take your Give Where You Live Collier success to new heights on February 20 and 21 by leveraging your board members and their passion for your cause! Organizations with engaged board members raise approximately 2-3 times more than those that don’t involve their board in the planning process. This not only helps you raise more on Give Where You Live Collier, but paves the way towards a stronger relationship with your organization’s board members. So how can you get your board excited for Give Where You Live Collier? We’ve got you covered!


10 Steps to Board Success:

  1. Have a Give Where You Live Collier Kickoff at your next board meeting
  2. Include your board in your Give Where You Live Collier goals
  3. Share regular updates throughout the planning process
  4. Provide your board members with clear opportunities and steps to help your organization reach its Give Where You Live Collier goals
  5. Leverage your board members as Peer-to-Peer Fundraisers to help raise more and expand your reach on Give Where You Live Collier
  6. On Give Where You Live Collier update your board on your progress from beginning to end
  7. Encourage your board members to support you on Give Where You Live Collier with matching funds, social sharing, and promotion of your participation with their networks
  8. Invite your board members to attend an in-person event during Give Where You Live Collier
  9. Ask your board members to help you personally thank and steward your Give Where You Live Collier donors
  10. Don’t forget “Thank You” to your board members for their help and hard work on Give Where You Live Collier and celebrate a job well done


Resources for Your Organization


Resources for Your Board Members