ETGD TRAININGS

East Texas Giving Day Training Opportunities

In-person Trainings

Gregg County Nonprofit Get Together, January 31, 2023 2 p.m.

.Together is better! Come network with other area nonprofits while learning what is new for this year’s event and key dates to help you plan a successful giving day campaign. ETGD Yard signs will also be available to pick up. Click here to register.

Smith County Nonprofit Get Together, February 1, 2023 9 a.m.

Together is better! Come network with other area nonprofits while learning what is new for this year’s event and key dates to help you plan a successful giving day campaign. ETGD Yard signs will also be available to pick up. Click here to register.

Lamar County Nonprofit Get Together, February 6, 2023 11 a.m.

Together is better! Come network with other area nonprofits while learning what is new for this year’s event and key dates to help you plan a successful giving day campaign. ETGD Yard signs will also be available to pick up. Click here to register.

Titus / Camp County Nonprofit Get Together, February 13, 2023 2 p.m.

Together is better! Come network with other area nonprofits while learning what is new for this year’s event and key dates to help you plan a successful giving day campaign. ETGD Yard signs will also be available to pick up. Click here to register.

Angelina County Nonprofit Get Together, February 15, 2023 12 p.m.

Together is better! Come network with other area nonprofits while learning what is new for this year’s event and key dates to help you plan a successful giving day campaign. ETGD Yard signs will also be available to pick up. Click here to register.

Bowie County Nonprofit Get Together, February 22, 2023 11 a.m.

Together is better! Come network with other area nonprofits while learning what is new for this year’s event and key dates to help you plan a successful giving day campaign. ETGD Yard signs will also be available to pick up. Click here to register.

Webinars

Canva 101, February 15, 2023, 10 a.m.

Ready to sharpen your graphic design skills? Canva is a great tool to help organizations create beautiful and easy marketing pieces that can be shared digitally or printed. Emily Thornton, Executive Director of Angelina Beautiful, shares insights and best practices using Canva. Join us in person or virtually. Click here to register.

Prizes!! March 28, 2023, 2 p.m.

Prizes are a fun part of Giving Day and could help your nonprofit motivate donors to give on this special day. This webinar will reveal the complete prize list as well as share how other organizations have won them in the past. Click here to register.

On-Demand Recordings

ETGD First-Timers Recording

So you have seen the success of other nonprofits on East Texas Giving Day and you want to give it a try yourself… well welcome aboard! Join us virtually as we discuss how the site works and why being a part of this day can provide your nonprofit greater community awareness, development skills and if lucky, much-needed financial support. Click to watch.

ETGD Matching Funds Recording

This session will explain how and why matching funds are important to your Giving Day campaign, how they will work within the system and share proven strategies for obtaining a matching gift.

You will also hear a success story or two from past participants on how matching funds helped their organization reach its fundraising goals. Click here to watch.

ETGD Social Media Virtual Recording

This seminar will provide basic information on incorporating Social Media into your Giving Day campaign. Click to watch.

Creating a Nonprofit Celebration Page Recording

Nonprofit Celebration Pages, previously known as Peer-to-Peer fundraising, have the potential to increase the awareness of your organization in the community by utilizing your fan’s circle of influence! Learn strategies and best practices for implementing this fun way to engage supporters as part of your Giving Day campaign. Click to watch.

Donor Stewardship. Making Lasting Relationships

East Texas Giving Day is only a success if the donors have a good experience.  Learn stewardship best practices to help convert giving day donors into lifelong supporters. Click to watch.