Webinars & Training Videos

Webinars and training videos are a great way to learn more about Give Local Greater Waterbury and Litchfield Hills campaign strategies, and put your organization on the path to success! Join us for a live webinar with your Give Local Greater Waterbury and Litchfield Hills 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!


Live Webinars

Give Local Basics

February 9 | 11:00AM

Foundation staff will team up with our GiveGab partners to provide an overview of what Give Local is, who is eligible to participate, and how to get your organization registered. We’ll also walk you through building your giving day profile to create an engaging experience for your supporters. This session is strongly encouraged for organizations or staff new to Give Local.

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What's New for 2022

Geared for returning Give Local organizations, this 12-minute video recording will walk you thru important information you won't want to miss! Topics include changes to the matching gifts policy, bonus fund distribution and prizes. We'll also offer a refresher on registering as a returning organization and review donor reporting features.

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Give Local Drop In Sessions

Wednesday's at 2:30 PM

Dates:

February 2, 16 | March 2, 16, 30 | April 6, 13, 20

Get your Give Local questions answered! Need help getting registered or sprucing up your profile? Wondering how your organization can make the most of features such as prizes, matches or Peer to Peer Fundraising? Connecticut Community Foundation's Give Local Coordinator will be available to walk you through platform features and answer your specific questions. Please register for one or more sessions to receive the Zoom join link.

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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 Give Local Greater Waterbury and Litchfield Hills.

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 Give Local Greater Waterbury and Litchfield Hills 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 Give Local Greater Waterbury and Litchfield Hills.

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 Give Local Greater Waterbury and Litchfield Hills, 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!

Learn about best practices and the most important elements to consider when creating a plan to engage your donors and supporters virtually.

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Looking for more information to help you build your virtual engagement strategy? Check out the resources below!