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Upcoming Webinar

The CEO is the Only One Who Can Build your Nonprofit Community. Find Out Why.

  • Date: Tuesday, October 3
  • Time: 1:30pm ET
Discover the transformative role of mission communities in enhancing donor trust, retention, and acquisition. Dive deep into the psychology of donors and understand the crucial connection between community engagement and their trust-building process.


Key Takeaways:
  1. The essential relationship between community engagement and the establishment of trust.
  2. Insights into the self-validation feedback loop and its impact on donor behavior.
  3. Strategies for leveraging communities to drive donor retention and acquisition.
  4. Why the CEO must make the “Community” decision.

The Community-Trust Flywheel:

Nonprofit supporters seek more than just a cause; they seek a reflection of their identity. In a community, they find individuals who resonate with this shared identity, leading to powerful community engagement. This engagement acts as a flywheel. With each rotation, it intensifies, building trust in the environment, the idea, and most importantly, among its people. Trust is the cornerstone that inspires behavior, whether it’s donating, volunteering, or fundraising. As long as one remains within this validating cycle, retention is assured. And today, communities absolutely require an online element.

Join us for this enlightening session and learn how your nonprofit can effectively harness the power of communities to cultivate trust, inspire action, and retain supporters for the long haul.


Courtney Bugler, CFRE

President & CEO, ZERO Prostate Cancer

Meghan Dankovich

CEO, Charity Dynamics

Katrina VanHuss

Chair & Founder, Turnkey

Otis Fulton, PHD

VP of Psychological Strategy, Turnkey