In order to engage 100% of your organization in giving, it’s essential to communicate about your giving platform clearly and consistently.
Scheduling and preparing for a Launch is a best practice among our clients! What’s most impactful, though, is continuing to emphasize stewardship, beyond your initial launch, by weaving generosity into your culture.
Usually, a pastoral, communications, and/or media team owns this. If you’re looking for important first steps for manager dashboard setup (typically an administrative responsibility), check out this Setup Checklist.
Take advantage of this Launch Preparation Checklist, a comprehensive guide listing the crucial steps to preparing for an captivating launch. It references many resources, some of which are:
- Recruit Launch Team
- Examples of impactful launches
Free Communication Resources
- Launch Script
- Engagement Materials
Optimize Website for Generosity
Your organization’s website is a critical platform for engaging givers! It’s highly recommended to update your website by the time you launch.
- Guide: Website Layout & Verbiage Recommendations to Increase Generosity
- How to add giving link to your website
- Examples of awesome organization websites
Optimize Communication Platforms for Generosity
Does your organization use social media, email newsletters, bulletins, slide decks, etc. to engage your people? Optimize your digital and printed communication platforms to increase generosity!
- Guide: Optimize Communication Materials for Generosity
- Facebook Integration
After the big launch...
Don’t stop celebrating generosity after Launch! Cultivate a culture of generosity at your organization. Check out this guide: Ideas for Keeping Givers Engaged.
Transitioning from Another Solution
Migrating from another solution and have some concerns? Here are resources specifically for you:
- Guide: Migrating to your giving platform
- Examples of organizations that migrated to your giving platform