Crowdsourcing, Donor Advised Funds, and Apps, Oh My!"

Track: Prospect Research

Session Number: 1052
Date: Sat, Aug 11th, 2018
Time: 9:45 AM - 10:45 AM
Room: Room 411-412

Description:

New technologies are popping up in every sector, including fundraising. Folks are developing new innovative ways to encourage fundraising such as the recent Facebook campaigns, new apps to round off purchases, crowdsourcing, and much more. Donor-advised funds are also becoming a bigger source of giving. How will these new trends in fundraising change the way people give and the profile of people who give? This session will be a consideration of these new technologies and their possible impact on the work of prospect researchers.
Session Type: Breakout Session

Primary Competency: PR:Competency 6: Prospect Interests and Networks/Relationships
Secondary Competency: PR:Competency 4: Utilizing Research Resources
Tertiary Competency: PR:Competency 1: Information Management/Records Management
Intended Audience Level: Level II
Recommended Prerequisites: Basics of prospect research.
Learning Objective #1: Learn about the changing landscape of fundraising and technology
Learning Objective #2: Learn how to utilize new technologies to enhance fundraising
Shop Size: All Shop Sizes
Session Type: Breakout Session

Primary Competency: PR:Competency 6: Prospect Interests and Networks/Relationships
Secondary Competency: PR:Competency 4: Utilizing Research Resources
Tertiary Competency: PR:Competency 1: Information Management/Records Management
Intended Audience Level: Level II
Recommended Prerequisites: Basics of prospect research.
Learning Objective #1: Learn about the changing landscape of fundraising and technology
Learning Objective #2: Learn how to utilize new technologies to enhance fundraising
Shop Size: All Shop Sizes