Guide to Getting Your Board On Board for Idaho Gives 2020

You can take your Idaho Gives 2020 success to new heights on April 23 - May 7, 2020 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 Idaho Gives 2020, but paves the way towards a stronger relationship with your organization’s board members. So how can you get your board excited for Idaho Gives 2020? We’ve got you covered!

10 Steps to Board Success:

  1. Have a Idaho Gives 2020 Kickoff at your next board meeting
  2. Include your board in your Idaho Gives 2020 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 Idaho Gives 2020 goals
  5. Leverage your board members as Peer-to-Peer Fundraisers to help raise more and expand your reach on Idaho Gives 2020
  6. On Idaho Gives 2020 update your board on your progress from beginning to end
  7. Encourage your board members to support you on Idaho Gives 2020 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 Idaho Gives 2020
  9. Ask your board members to help you personally thank and steward your Idaho Gives 2020 donors
  10. Don’t forget “Thank You” to your board members for their help and hard work on Idaho Gives 2020 and celebrate a job well done

Resources for Your Organization

Resources for Your Board Members