Do It Yourself! How to Build a Small-Dollar Fundraising Program for the Causes You Care About

Do It Yourself! How to Build a Small-Dollar Fundraising Program for the Causes You Care About

Session Type(s): Training

Training Tag(s): Basic Online Organizing

Starts: Thursday, Aug. 2 1:00 PM (Central)

Ends: Thursday, Aug. 2 2:15 PM (Central)

Room: R02

Ever since the 2016 election, activists around the country have been calling their elected officials, marching, volunteering and donating. We’re even seeing people take the next step and ask their friends and family to contribute to the candidates and causes they care about—with huge success! We’ll show you how to create your own fundraising pages and give you tips on how to get interested friends to take out their wallet and give.

Trainers

Chelsea McDonnell

Chelsea McDonnell

Chelsea McDonnell is ActBlue’s Social Media Manager. She started at ActBlue as an intern in 2014, while she was earning her B.A. in writing, and has since been working on small-dollar digital fundraising to support ActBlue’s own work. She currently manages ActBlue’s social media presence across multiple platforms.