My mission's not sexy. I'm fundraising anyway.

My mission's not sexy. I'm fundraising anyway.

Some missions are easily illustrated with pictures of cute babies, puppies, water gushing from wells. For others, it’s harder. How about, “We provide financial support for people with kidney disease.” Harder. But not impossible, which is what Julie Puzzo, Chief Development Officer at the American Kidney Fund proves each and every day. Julie will speak from her deep experience in the nonprofit sector to discuss the challenges of fundraising for a mission that is not “sexy” to use her words.

State of the Union of Facebook Fundraising

State of the Union of Facebook Fundraising

Get smart quick! Join Turnkey's CEO, Katrina VanHuss as she interviews Donna Grogan, Vice President of Development & Fundraising, the Lupus Foundation of America. Donna will share her experiences, challenges, opportunities, and advice as someone well-versed in managing Facebook Fundraising. She will be joined by Jeremy Berman, Co-Founder, GoodUnited, and Steve Krickovic, VP of Business Development, Turnkey.

July Turnkey Talks: Why Your Boss Ignores Your Data

July Turnkey Talks: Why Your Boss Ignores Your Data

Check out our latest Turnkey Talks - Why Your Boss Ignores Your Data. Katrina, Otis and Vickie talk with Andrew Means from Data Analysts for Social Good about why compelling data is often ignored. Our newest senior strategist Vickie LoBello will be relating her 20+ years of peer to peer fundraising senior leadership with American Cancer Society and St. Baldricks to the problem of loss aversion by your boss, along with our psychological consultant Otis Fulton and Katrina VanHuss our CEO.

May Turnkey Talks: Can You Cure Zero Dollar Fundraisers?

May Turnkey Talks: Can You Cure Zero Dollar Fundraisers?

What is the single most vexing issue for Peer-to-Peer Strategy Directors? Zero Dollar Fundraisers, of course! Learn why the vast majority of event participants never raise a dime for the causes they join. Lindsay Razzaz, Sr. Consultant at Personify, and Katrina VanHuss, CEO of Turnkey, explore why ZDF's behave as they do, and what leverage you have to change their behavior.

April Turnkey Talks: Why is it Important for Marketing and Fundraising to Align?

April Turnkey Talks: Why is it Important for Marketing and Fundraising to Align?

Listen in as John Vranas, VP & CMO of Make-A-Wish America, explores the relationship between marketing and fundraising departments, and compares and contrasts those relationships in the context of both federated and consolidated organizations. Hear how John has navigated those sometimes stormy waters successfully in several different national organizations, and hear about when he hit the rocky shoals.

Turnkey Talks: Gifts Don't Motivate Fundraising

Turnkey Talks: Gifts Don't Motivate Fundraising

Do you find that hard to swallow? Do you flat out disagree? Check out our latest Turnkey Talks where Katrina discussed this hot topic with Taly Fantini, Director of National Signature Events for ALS, and Otis Fulton, Turnkey psychological expert. This webinar was facilitated in partnership with the P2P Professional Forum. The idea that gifts motivate fundraising is like the idea that the earth is flat, because that is the way it looks. Dig into that idea and you find out not only that it isn't true, but that an understanding of why it isn't empowers you as a P2P fundraiser in crazy ways!

Turnkey Talks: 2016 Turnkey Peer to Peer Recognition Benchmark Report

Turnkey Talks: 2016 Turnkey Peer to Peer Recognition Benchmark Report

The findings offered in this Turnkey Peer to Peer Recognition Benchmark Report and webinar reflect in-depth research of 93 programs from a selection of 33 Turnkey clients in the United States from January 1, 2012 to November 1, 2015 covering over a million volunteer fundraisers. These organizations’ events included walks, runs, marathons, rides, DIY, and unique events. Collectively, they bring in more than $400 million per year.