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60 Seconds to Success: Always. Be. Engaging.

Eric BillingsAssociate Vice President, Digital Product ManagementOctober 7, 2021
60 Seconds to Fundraising Success

We’re huge fans of donor engagement, but have we said it enough? Always be engaging—whether it is putting the right causes in front of your constituents, engaging your student ambassadors with new strategies or leveraging the power of texting.  

Here are four recent episodes of 60 Seconds to Success on how to engage your constituents in the best ways plus a bonus recap of our recent RNL 2021 Advancement Innovation Summit.

Recapping the RNL 2021 Advancement Innovation Summit 

Recently hundreds of fundraising professionals logged on and traveled with us to virtual Italy for the RNL 2021 Advancement Innovation Summit. Here’s a quick recap of the two days of sessions, discussions, and entertainment, starting with the beautiful voices of Italian opera singers Maurizio and Claudia. You can access all the free content here.

Maximizing Engagement Center Ambassadors 

Do you have enthusiastic, top-notch student employees? It’s time to grow their responsibilities and leverage their talent. RNL Vice President and Consultant Meg Weber shares two ways you can maximize your engagement center ambassadors at your institution.

Activating Urgent Campaigns 

Have an urgent cause at your institution that needs to be activated quickly? Crowdfunding may just be your best bet. RNL Client Solutions Consultant Maile Juranits shares three tips to setting up crowdfunding campaigns quickly for the causes that matter most.

Always. Be. Engaging

Always be engaging. Did we mention…ALWAYS BE ENGAGING. It’s more than annual giving—engagement matters. Sylvia Vandever, RNL’s digital fundraising engagement expert, shares three strategies for engaging your constituents through texting. 

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About the Author

Eric Billings

Eric Billings is a passionate fundraising professional with just over a decade of industry experience, including major gift fundraising, planned giving, and annual giving. He has focused a majority of his career exploring innovative and...

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Reach Eric by e-mail at Eric.Billings@RuffaloNL.com.


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