THE GALA IN 2021 IS STILL VIRTUAL:
CREATING SUCCESS WITH VIRTUAL GALAS
& WHAT WE LEARNED IN 2020

UPCOMING DATES

September 8, 2021

12:00 pm - 1:00 pm PT | 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm ET

WORKSHOP DESCRIPTION

During this pandemic, we know gathering is difficult but our team wants to help you fundraise for your mission even if it looks a little different this year. Nonprofits across the country quickly shifted in the spring of 2020 to host their in-person fundraisers on Zoom, Facebook live, and other platforms. We now realize that the gala will be virtual in 2021. So, let’s do it better. We will share what we learned along the way from participating in and supporting 50+ virtual galas in 2021. This workshop will cover lessons learned from 2020, how to engage your audience, what should be pre-recorded versus live, how to incorporate silent auctions and live asks into a fundraiser, and even unique ways to do a hybrid gala for when some folks are interested in gathering but others are not. Let’s do the virtual gala better in 2021!

Got questions? Come prepared to ask as you prepare for 2021 and beyond.

Who Should Attend?

Individuals and organizations that fundraise or are planning a virtual gala in 2021

What The Training Will Cover

  • Top 10 lessons learned from virtual galas in 2020 based on participating in and  supporting 50+ galas 

  • How to engage your audience in a virtual gala 

  • How to incorporate pre-recorded videos versus live speakers and presenters 

  • How to incorporate silent auctions and live asks into a fundraiser 

  • Methods to incorporate hybrid options in 2021 when some of your attendees may be willing to gather

REGISTRATION TYPE

FEE

Premier Members

FREE

Members 

$25

Non-Members

$50

Additional Information

All workshops are live and recorded.  It is best to attend live but if you miss the live workshop, you can watch the recordings and then reach out to the instructor with any follow up questions. After the conference, attendees will receive recordings and materials from the workshop.

Looking to register 3+ people? Email us at program@nonprofitlearninglab.org to receive $5 off per registration!

Please Note: We do not offer any other discounts for this training other than the member rate. 

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