Session 2 of 3: Fundraising Communication Essentials: an action-oriented workshop series to level-up your fundraising success


October 14 (9:30-11:30am), via Zoom

(3-part series:  Session 1 (Prerequisite): October 7, via Zoom and Session 3: October 21, via Zoom)



This 2-hour Zoom session will be interactive with opportunities for both individual and group work so that participants may benefit from peer insights and collaboration.


Participants will learn fundraising communication fundamentals and basic best practices; understand their audience and how to leverage their network; and develop clear, concise, and compelling messaging they can put to immediate use.


At the conclusion of the series, they will come away with a tangible toolkit including:


  • mission, vision, values, and purpose statements
  • a well-articulated elevator pitch
  • an annual appeal letter template
  • a basic narrative for a case for support using the ‘CASE IN5’ framework
  • an actionable communications plan



Your presenter and facilitator, Nicole Antil, is the principal of Antil Creative, a Berkshire-based consultancy specializing in branding, communications, culture, and strategy. She has worked with non

Nicole Antil photo

profits of all sizes and across all sectors and is a sought-after speaker on the topic of crafting compelling fundraising communications. She has developed a proprietary and proven communications framework, called CASE IN5, designed to move people to action.