We're proud to be invited as the opening keynote speakers for AFP Central Pennsylvania's 2016 Capital Conference on Fundraising. GoalBusters' Alice Ferris, ACFRE and Jim Anderson, CFRE present "Ways of the Force: Motivating Action with Improved Messaging." GoalBusters also presented two breakout sessions, "Surviving Your Board" and "The Velvet Rope: Creating Effective VIP Special Events."
Jim Anderson, CFRE joins notable speakers from around the globe at the Resource Alliance's internationally acclaimed International Fundraising Congress (IFC). Jim will present "Making Virtual Reality Real for your Non Governmental Agency (NGO)." Check out his "audition tape" below.
Mike Johnson helps me demonstrate 360 #virtualreality photography during my @theResAlliance #IFC2016 presentation. #theta360 - Spherical Image - RICOH THETA
Mike Johnson helps Jim demonstrate 360 virtual reality photography during his presentation at the Resource Alliance's International Fundraising Congress.
AFP Colorado - GoalBusters Presents Opening and Closing Keynote Speeches at the Rocky Mountain Philanthropy Institute in Breckenridge, Colorado
Below are the presentations we delivered as the Opening and Closing keynote speeches.
Fiercely Authentic: Staying True to Your Personal Brand - Created with Haiku Deck, presentation software that inspires;
Downton Abbey PBS Marathon Featuring Alice Ferris and Ken Verdoia. 6 Seasons, 52 Episodes, Millions of Viewers
Tonight was the final night of the Downton Abbey Labor Day Marathon. All six seasons and 52 episodes aired along with a generous quantity (18+ HOURS!) of Pledge Drive breaks. Alice Ferris and Ken Verdoia worked with Bob Marty and the team at WMHT Public Television in June to produce more than 110 PBS Pledge Drive Breaks for this marathon. Bob produced, wrote, directed and edited the entire production of HD Digital recordings all with lots of b-roll, music, and graphics. Alice was standing on a an apple box for the entire shoot. This is a historic television event. When the program aired Alice and Ken were appearing in as many as 11 million households each week. They helped local PBS stations raise well over $100,000,000 to support public television. (Alice Ferris is the only person to appear in every national PBS pledge drive break for Downton Abbey's entire history.)
Alice Ferris welcomes Mountain Lake PBS supporters to a private screening of "I Miss Downton Abbey" in Montreal, Quebec, Canada.
AFP Palm Beach County - GoalBusters Presents "Storytelling: Communicating Your Mission With Infectious Passion"
No one ever gave to an organization because of a Power Point presentation. So why do people contribute to a cause? Because their passion for making a difference has been ignited! You can help ignite a prospective donor's passion for your cause through the fundamentals of storytelling. Whether you're telling the story through a grant proposal, a video message, a radio announcement, or one-on-one, you can use storytelling structure to pull the donor into the picture and help them see their role in making your mission a success. Join AFP Palm Beach County for entertaining and educational presentation by GoalBusters.
Thank you to the 60+ attendees who joined us in West Palm Beach, Florida for "Storytelling: Communicating Your Mission with Infectious Passion!"
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Thank you to the 60+ attendees @AFPPBC for "Storytelling: Communicating Your Mission w Infectious Passion!" #WestPalmBeach #Florida #theta360 - Spherical Image - RICOH THETA
This is AWESOME! The GoalBusters logo is now an "Official US Trademark!" (Thanks to Alice Ferris for securing this Trademark.)
alice ferris Conducts New Workshop: "Fundraising Health Check: Conducting a Development Audit" for AFP WIsconsin, Upper Mississippi Valley Chapter
Fundraising Health Check: Conducting a Development Audit - Created with Haiku Deck, presentation software that inspires;
ALICE FERRIS CONDUCTS NEW WORKSHOP: "HOLISTIC FUNDRAISING: CREATING A PLAN FOR A HEALTHY AND SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT PROGRAM" FOR AFP WISCONSIN, UPPER MISSISSIPPI VALLEY CHAPTER
Holistic Fundraising: Creating a Plan for a Healthy and Sustainable Development Program - Created with Haiku Deck, presentation software that inspires;
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