St. Louis Community Foundation hosts 2nd Gives Day Training of the Year with Katie Stuckenschneider of Forest Park Forever
On February 13 the St. Louis Community Foundation (STLCF) hosted their second Gives Day training of the year at the St. Louis Area Foodbank. The presenter during the training was Katie Stuckenschneider, Marketing & Digital Media Manager at Forest Park Forever, the nonprofit conservancy that partners with the City of St. Louis to care for Forest Park.
Over 100 representatives from local nonprofits attended to learn about social media strategy for Give STL Day. Some of Stuckenschneider’s key points were:
- Strategic Approaches to Gives Day
- Social Media Content
- The Do’s and Don’ts of Digital Fundraising:
- Helpful Tools & Ideas for Nonprofits
Stuckenschneider’s favorite tools included:
- Audit your social messages
- DJI Osmo Mobile Gimbal for Video Stabilization
- Hyperlapse App
- Promo video service
- Adobe Express
- Wordswag App
- Giphy Cam
- Sprout Social
Helpful articles included:
- How to Develop a Content Strategy
- Social Media Templates
- The Best Marketing Strategy
- Nonprofit Tools
- How Charities Are Using TikTok To Raise Funds
- TikTok 101 For Nonprofits
- Top 10 Nonprofit Instagram Accounts
Give STL Day trainings are offered as professional development opportunities for nonprofits who are looking to develop an online giving strategy that is applicable to Give STL Day, as well as for other fundraising initiatives throughout the year. The next Give STL Day training will be held on February 27 at the St. Louis Area Foodbank from 1 – 3 p.m. The training will focus on Donor Stewardship: What to do after Give STL Day to keep your new donors with Sarah Willey, Associate Director of Annual Giving, University of Missouri – St. Louis. Register here.
For presentation materials click here.
For the full 2020 training schedule click here.
To learn more about Give STL Day click here.