Webinars & Training Videos

Webinars and training videos are a great way to learn more about Idaho Gives campaign strategies, and put your organization on the path to success! Join us for a live webinar with your Idaho Gives team, or check out the pre-recorded training videos designed to help you learn more about specific topics of all levels. No matter the size and shape of your organization, we've got the tools to help you succeed!

For refund requirements:

Only the three webinars in the Live Webinars section are required for the potential refund of your registration fee. The other trainings are incredibly helpful for your campaign's success, but they are not required for prizes or refunds.

Live Webinars

Creating the Perfect Profile
Date: February 21, 2024
Time: 10am MST

We’ll train your participants on how to complete all components of their profile to create an engaging experience for their supporters. Your project manager will walk through all aspects of the Giving Day profile and teach participants how to maximize their profile efforts!

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Expanding Your Reach
Date: March 26, 2024
Time: 10am MST

Want to up your Idaho Gives game this year? In this webinar, we’ll explore how you can engage your board, leverage matches & challenges, and grow P2P fundraising to expand your reach and raise more money.

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Highly Rated 2022 Recording
Best Practices to Pitch Your Fundraiser to the Public

How do you pitch your organization's story for a successful Idaho Gives campaign? Watch to learn how to elevate your pitch and get more eyes on your fundraiser. Idaho Gives Media Partner, KTVB, shares their tips for a good media pitch, and Sagebrush Steppe Land Trust and Valley Mission share their successful storytelling strategies from 2021.

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Storytelling with Purpose
Date: March 14, 2024
Time: 10am MST

When it comes to short campaigns, simple and compelling content wins the day. In this session, you'll get all of the support you need to craft a giving story for your Idaho Gives campaign. We'll talk about how to narrow down your message and make it interesting to potential donors and most importantly, ways to build excitement around your cause. Bonus: By attending, you'll get a simple campaign communication plan that you can quickly and easily put to use.

Sprig Co. is a Boise-based communications company that partners with organizations to translate mission into meaningful messaging. With more than 10 years of experience in content and communications, we are adept at telling stories that secure dollars, solve problems, and inspire change. Access high-touch support and outsource your communications to regain capacity, increase impact, and change the world.

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Giving Day Training Videos

Learn how to complete all of the components of your profile to create an engaging experience for your supporters.

Looking for more information to help you craft your perfect profile? Check out the resources below!

Watch this video to learn how to meet your donors where they are, and help them become vested in your mission through successful storytelling.

Looking for more information to help you tell your giving day story? Check out the resources below!

Communicating goals internally and externally can have a direct impact on your results. Check out this video to learn about how to set yourself up for success by planning out your unique goals for Idaho Gives.

Looking for more information to help you set and communicate your goals for the big day? Check out the resources below!

Having your board, 'on board' for Idaho Gives can strengthen your network of both support and outreach. Here are some ways to effectively engage board members in the day at varying capacities!

Learn all about this effective online fundraising strategy, and view some quick how-to videos to get started with GiveGab’s P2P Fundraising tool.

Looking for more information on getting started with P2P Fundraising? Check out the trainings below!

Leverage social media to increase your online presence and audience engagement during Idaho Gives.

Looking for more information to help you spread the word on social media? Check out the resources below!

Dollars can go a lot further when leveraged as Matches and Challenges. Learn what these gifts are, how they function in GiveGab, and gain some unique strategies to successfully gamify your day with these larger donations!

Looking for more information on creating and leveraging match and challenge opportunities? Check out the resources below!

Learn what information is available to you after Idaho Gives, and how you can use it to build on existing and newly-created relationships with your organization.

Looking for more information on donor stewardship after the big day? Check out the resources below!

Training Videos - Series 101

For organizations in search of the Idaho Gives essentials, look no further! Our 101 Level Training Videos will highlight some of the most important steps every organization should take to prepare for a successful Idaho Gives campaign. Perfect for organizations of any size or capacity!

Getting Ready - 15 Min

Interested in participating in Idaho Gives? We'll cover the benefits of participating in a giving day and how to sign up your organization to be a part of the fun! We’ll also point you towards other tools and resources available to make your giving day as successful as possible.

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Giving Day Basics - 20 Min

Are you excited about participating in Idaho Gives, but not sure where to start or what to prioritize? This training course will highlight the five essential steps to ensuring your organization has a strong showing on Idaho Gives without exhausting your limited time and resources.

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Spreading The Word - 30 Min

You’ve completed your Idaho Gives profile, and now it’s time to share it with the world! We’ll cover the many ways your organization can promote Idaho Gives across multiple platforms as well as best best practices for creating action driven content for your supporters.

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Thanking Your Donors - 20 Min

After your success on Idaho Gives it’s time to thank the supporters who helped you reach your goals. In this training course we’ll cover how to thank all of your donors effectively and share tips, strategies, and best practices for donor stewardship success on Idaho Gives and beyond!

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Training Videos - Series 201

Take your Idaho Gives campaign to the next level! In our 201 Level Training Videos we'll highlight ways in which your organization can run a successful Idaho Gives campaign through more specific strategies and best practices.

Creative Engagement Ideas - 15 Min

Idaho Gives is the perfect opportunity to engage your supporters both online and off! We'll share nonprofit best practices and creative ways to engage and excite your supporters and your community on Idaho Gives.

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Scheduling Communications - 20 Min

When preparing for Idaho Gives, your communications with supporters can play an enormous role in your overall success. We’ll cover supporter communication best practices and highlight tools your organization can use for more efficient and effective online engagement.

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Training Videos - Series 301

For the Giving Day gurus interested in getting the most out of your Idaho Gives experience. Our 301 Level Training Videos will highlight best practices and strategies for stronger engagement on Idaho Gives and beyond!

Gamifying Your Giving Day - 10 Min

Idaho Gives is the perfect opportunity to have a little fun with your supporters while motivating them to have a greater impact on your organization. In this training course, we’ll cover how you can utilize the momentum of Idaho Gives to create exciting challenges for your supporters.

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Retaining New Donors - 15 Min

After Idaho Gives, it's important to celebrate your new supporters, and start building your new relationships. In this training course we’ll cover strategies and best practices for retaining your new donors through engaging opportunities within your organization and beyond.

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