Using the Whole Whale Podcast
132: Interviews from Engage For Good Conference 2019

132: Interviews from Engage For Good Conference 2019

June 26, 2019

Whole Whale went to the Engage For Good conference in Chicago on May 29th-30th and had quick interviews with attendees. http://conference.engageforgood.com/

 

Organizations interviewed:

  • CSM LeadDog, Adrienne Rochetti
  • For Momentum, Mollye Rhea, President and Founder
  • Good 360, Jim Alvey, Director of Partnerships, Disaster Recovery
  • Harbor Compliance, Borock Klinger
  • One and All, Tamara Wolf, VP Account Management
  • Perlman + Perlman LLP, Nicole Miller, Director of Registration and Compliance
  • Phil and Co, Elise Merriman, Senior Account Manager
  • Wander, Rowley Samuel, Agent
131: (short) US Giving Drops 1.7% in 2018 - what gives?

131: (short) US Giving Drops 1.7% in 2018 - what gives?

June 19, 2019

The Giving USA report came out on June 18th and announced that interest adjusted giving dropped 1.7% in 2018. A big culprit is the tax deduction changes, however, the data show several shifts that may be moving this trend. Internal podcast with Megan Anhalt, CSO of Whole Whale and George Weiner, Chief Whaler discuss the topic.

130: How to manage thousands of volunteers - FoodForward.org

130: How to manage thousands of volunteers - FoodForward.org

June 13, 2019

Interview with Joe Bobman, the Technology & Engagement Manager of Food Forward. Food Forward fights hunger and prevents food waste by rescuing fresh surplus produce, connecting this abundance with people in need and inspiring others to do the same. They do this with the help of thousands of volunteers that are carefully managed. 

129: The Story of a FREE Fundraising Platform - GiveLively.org

129: The Story of a FREE Fundraising Platform - GiveLively.org

June 4, 2019

We interview David DeParolesa, Chief Executive Officer of Give Lively a free fundraising platform. In the nonprofit software landscape full of fees for donation processing, this company is a true standout offering their myriad platform features at 0 extra cost. Their journey of building the platform has taught Give Lively a lot about what works in the software and digital fundraising world. 

128: RoundUp App: Making Change Matter for Charity

128: RoundUp App: Making Change Matter for Charity

May 29, 2019

Interview with Grant Hensel, founder of the RoundUp App and Nonprofit Megaphone. The app allows supporters to round up the change from their credit card purchases for the charity they care about every month. Learn how this app got started and how it is helping nonprofits build their recurring giving campaigns.  

Full nonprofit fundraising resources from the interview. 

This podcast was produced by the social impact digital agency, Whole Whale.

 

 

127: 6 LinkedIn Strategies of Nonprofits

127: 6 LinkedIn Strategies of Nonprofits

May 22, 2019

We talk with Megan Anhalt, the Chief Strategy Whaler about six strategies for nonprofits to use LinkedIn.

126: Using AI for Ethical Impact

126: Using AI for Ethical Impact

May 15, 2019

In this episode, we interview AI expert Lisa Rau, Founder of Fionta. Lisa holds a Ph.D. in Computer Science, specializing in Artificial Intelligence and is a part of the Berkeley Artificial Intelligence Research (BAIR) group. She also led AI research for eight years at GE Corporate Research, where she published 50-some articles in peer-reviewed journals and conference proceedings. We discuss what AI actually means and how nonprofits can start thinking about it.

125: How to grow app and podcast audiences - Charity Miles

125: How to grow app and podcast audiences - Charity Miles

May 9, 2019

We talk with Gene Gurkoff, the founder of Charity Miles about how he has grown their user base to over 250k monthly active users and a successful podcast that supports their community. 

124: Instagram Donation Stickers: #MakeStoriesMatter

124: Instagram Donation Stickers: #MakeStoriesMatter

May 2, 2019

On May 1st, 2019 Instagram launched a new giving tool, we discuss how to make Instagram Donation stickers.

Olivia Marlowe-Giovetti from our team about different story strategies to try to raise money for your nonprofit.

123: Using the Press to Tell Your Story

123: Using the Press to Tell Your Story

April 24, 2019

We talk with Chandra Hayslett, Communications Director at Center for Constitutional Rights about how she leverages the press to tell CRR's story. Chandra is a Pulitzer-prize winning executive with 21 years' communications experience (10 in communications and 11 in journalism) with sound awareness in developing and implementing integrated marketing and communications plans that advance clients’ goals in the B2B, B2C and non-profit spaces.