AI Kickoff for Nonprofit Fundraising Teams

An interactive workshop for fundraisers and fundraising teams

Are you ready to get started with AI in your fundraising program?

This interactive workshop dives into the transformative power of Generative AI (GAI), specifically exploring tools like ChatGPT, Microsoft Copilot and Google Gemini, and how they can supercharge your fundraising team’s workflows to maximize impact.

Specifically designed for nonprofit fundraisers, you’ll:

  • Demystify Generative AI:
    Begin with an informative and relevant examination of how AI tools like ChatGPT work and their potential to boost donations, streamline processes, and personalize donor outreach.
  • Build AI-powered Workflows:
    How can you use AI to optimize your  fundraising tasks and challenges? In this group exercise you and your team will analyze your tasks and challenges and our AI assistant (e.g., ChatGPT or Gemini) will provide real-time, personalized insights and recommendations on how AI can:
    • Personalize donor communications: Create customized emails, social media posts, and thank-you notes based on individual donor profiles.
    • Research potential donors: Gain valuable insights into donor profiles, interests, and giving history using AI-powered research tools.
    • Gain AI-powered insights into your donor data: Identify trends, optimize campaigns, and predict future results with AI-powered analytics.
    • Automate repetitive tasks: Free up your time by having GAI handle data entry, scheduling follow-ups, and summarizing reports.
    • Develop targeted marketing campaigns: Generate creative content, segment your audience effectively, and personalize calls to action for maximum impact.
    • Write persuasive fundraising appeals: Leverage Generative AI to craft emotionally compelling narratives and optimize messaging for different donor segments.
    • Craft compelling grant proposals: Generate targeted narratives, research funding priorities, and optimize formatting.
  • Understand Responsible AI for Fundraising
    • A facilitated group discussion on using AI ethically and responsibly into your fundraising processes.
    • Topics will include:
      • Identifying and mitigating potential biases in AI algorithms.
      • Ensuring transparency and explainability of AI-generated outputs.
      • Protecting donor privacy and respecting data security.
      • Aligning AI use with your organization’s values and mission.
      • Best practices and resources for responsible AI adoption in fundraising.
Don’t miss these benefits of an AI Kickoff workshop for your fundraising team:
  • An AI adoption roadmap: You and your team will develop practical next steps to achieve AI performance boosts in your daily workflows.
  • Increase your fundraising success: Achieve improved results with the power of AI working alongside your fundraising efforts.
  • Save time and resources: Spend less time on repetitive tasks and more time on strategic initiatives.
  • Engage donors more effectively: Personalize communications and build deeper relationships with your supporters.
  • Make data-driven decisions: Gain valuable insights from your fundraising data and optimize your campaigns accordingly.
  • Become a more productive and impactful fundraiser: Join the forefront of innovation and transform the way you work.

Who should attend?

This workshop is for fundraising professionals at all levels, including directors, development officers, grant writers, campaign managers, and anyone looking to leverage technology for effective fundraising.

Unleash the power of Generative AI for your fundraising team and transform your fundraising journey.


  • Come prepared to share your specific fundraising tasks, challenges, and desired outcomes.
  • Be ready to actively participate and learn from fellow fundraisers and the AI assistant.
  • This workshop will equip you with the knowledge and confidence to integrate GAI into your daily workflow, propelling your fundraising efforts to new heights.

Let’s turn possibilities into realities!