Nonprofit TRAINING HUB

NWA Gives 2019 is Coming Soon!

Day(s)

:

Hour(s)

:

Minute(s)

:

Second(s)

We want to help all participating nonprofits have a HUGE day on April 4, 2019.

Even more, we’d love for you to learn new fundraising skills that could help you all year long.

Free Nonprofit Training Events

Only Nonprofits registered for NWA Gives are eligible for these free training events!

Nonprofit Training Session #3 Slides

On March 14th we had our final training event for nonprofits. We shared some important updates and split into 3 groups for training. Here you’ll find the slideshow we shared during that session.

Prize Money Details

Thanks to the support of First Security Bank and Gibraltar Capital Management, we’re awarding $23,000 in prize money to local nonprofits!

Already Awarded: $1,500:

  • $250 – Training Event #1 – First Security Surprise $250 Winner Drawn from Attendees – Awarded to Loving Choices Pregnancy Center on Jan. 24th
  • $500 – Early Bird – First Security Random Drawing of Eligible Orgs – $500 Prize –  Anyone registered by February 15 is eligible to win – Won by Clinton House Museum on February 26th
  • $250 – Training Event #2 – First Security 1 Surprise $250 winner – Won by Ladies of Grace & Re-directed to Arkansas Crisis Center on February 26th
  • $250 – Training Event #3 –Gibraltar Financial – Must be present to win – Awarded to Rockin’ Baker Academy
  • $250 – Training Event #3 – First Security Bank – Must be present to win – Awarded to Mount Sequoyah

$1,500 – Rally Prizes

To Be Awarded on April 2nd at 10am at First Security Bank, 2863 W. Sunset Ave., Springdale, AR

  • $500 – Random drawing – must be present to win
  • $500 – Random drawing – must be present to win
  • $250 – Random drawing – must be present to win
  • $500 – Random drawing – must be present to win

 

$20,000 – NWA Gives – Prizes to be Awarded on April 4th

$12,000 – Most individual givers/donors:

  • Top 10 Non-Profits will win: 1. $3,000; 2. $2,500; 3. $2,000; 4. $1,500, 5. $1,000, 6. $500; 7. $500; 8. $500; 9. $250; 10. $250

 

$3,000 –  12 Hourly, Random Drawings for $250 each – Announced on Facebook Live

  • $250 each – Must get at least one gift during that hour to qualify

 

$1,000 – Hour 1 Prize – Most individual givers/donors between – 8 & 9am

$1,000 – Lunchtime Prize  – Most lunchtime givers/donors between 12 & 1pm

$1,000 – Final Power Hour – Most giving ($) between 7 & 8pm

$2,000 – Celebration Party Prizes – Random Drawings of Eligible Orgs

  • $250 each, 8 Prizes. Must be present to win
  • Celebration Party: 7pm to 9pm, location TBD (will be shared via email and on NWA Gives social media)

NWA Gives Flyers

Click one a flyer to see and download full-size, printable version.

Use This To Get Your Board Involved

One of the most important strategies for a successful NWA Gives day is to engage your Board of Directors.

We’ve made it super easy, with this printable worksheet that you can pass out at your next board meeting to invite their involvement.

Make a List of Top Priority Contacts

We’ve got a template to help you get started listing out the people and companies that you should be contacting in a personal way to invite involvement in NWA Gives.

Click here to download Excel spreadsheet

Click here for Google Sheet

Click here for Printable PDF

Copy & Paste These

Go ahead, swipe our pre-written templates.

These messages are a great starting place as you spread the word to your audiences about NWA Gives.

Customize and send these right away!

Email Message

Hi there,

I wanted to let you know that we are taking part in NWA Gives 2019, which is happening from 8am to 8pm on April 4th.

NWA Gives is a giving day for nonprofits across Northwest Arkansas. Please mark your calendar now and plan to support us with a donation on April 4th.

On that day, you’ll be able to find us and donate by going to NWAGives.org.

Your gifts are essential to help us continue this important work!

Thank you for your support.

Facebook & Instagram Message

#NWAGives is coming soon & we are joining in on the epic generosity!

NWA Gives is a giving day for local nonprofits on April 4th from 8am to 8pm.

Plan to give to our cause (http://NWAGives.org) on April 4th & help us hit our goal!

Your gifts are essential for our mission.

Follow all the fun here: @NWAGives or with #NWAGives.

Twitter Message

#NWAGives is coming & we are joining in on the epic generosity!

Plan to give to our cause (via NWAGives.org) on April 4th (8am to 8pm) & help us hit our goal!
Your gifts are essential for our mission.
Follow the fun here: @NWAGives

Get Help on Your Pure Charity Fundraiser

Check Out Our Key Events Timeline

Get Official NWA Gives Logos & Graphics to Share

Download & Print Out the NWA Gives Fundraising Checklist

This checklist is a great way to keep track of some of the most important to-do items between now and the big day of giving.

During our training events, we’ll unpack these items in much more detail.

Follow NWA Gives on Social Media

We want to help all participating nonprofits have a HUGE day on April 4, 2018.

Even more, we’d love for you to learn new fundraising skills that could help you all year long.

Follow along on social media to stay in the know!