Guide to Getting Your Board On Board for Spring It On

You can take your Spring It On success to new heights on March 20-21 by leveraging your board members and their passion for your cause! Organizations with engaged board members raise approximately 2-3 times more than those that don’t involve their board in the planning process. This not only helps you raise more on Spring It On, but paves the way towards a stronger relationship with your organization’s board members. So how can you get your board excited for Spring It On? We’ve got you covered!

10 Steps to Board Success:

  1. Have a Spring It On Kickoff at your next board meeting
  2. Include your board in your Spring It On goals
  3. Share regular updates throughout the planning process
  4. Provide your board members with clear opportunities and steps to help your organization reach its Spring It On goals
  5. Leverage your board members as Peer-to-Peer Fundraisers to help raise more and expand your reach on Spring It On
  6. On Spring It On update your board on your progress from beginning to end
  7. Encourage your board members to support you on Spring It On with matching funds, social sharing, and promotion of your participation with their networks
  8. Invite your board members to attend an in-person event during Spring It On
  9. Ask your board members to help you personally thank and steward your Spring It On donors
  10. Don’t forget “Thank You” to your board members for their help and hard work on Spring It On and celebrate a job well done

Resources for Your Organization

Resources for Your Board Members