Training details

Produced by Candid

access_time 1 hour, 12 minutes

attach_money Free


Discover strategies to ignite your board's passion for fundraising and learn the importance of equity in your approach. We’ll also share insights on how to better engage with diverse communities, development professionals, and top-tier donors.

Recording date: November 10th, 2022

Use the following bookmarks to jump to sections of the training:



Engaging your board in equity-centered fundraising

  • 00:04:55 Fundraising in Action
  • 00:07:20 Fundraising success in uncertain times
  • 00:11:31 Individual donors
  • 00:14:30 Fundraising with a different lens
  • 00:20:29 Add equity in your fundraising office
  • 00:22:45 Fundraising is failing people of color
  • 00:24:05 Center equity with an anti-racist fundraising culture
  • 00:25:20 Donors of color motivations for giving
  • 00:32:48 Who’s at the top matters
  • 00:41:48 Tell a compelling story
  • 00:44:55 Take the fear out of fundraising
  • 00:47:13 How boards can ask individuals
  • 00:50:12 Boards and Giving Tuesday


Wrapping up


  • Understand the power of community-centered storytelling
  • Review the motivations donors of color have for giving
  • Embrace stewardship and the value of trust-focused relationships with donors
  • Create a Donor Care Plan

Intended audience

  • All levels of experience
  • CEOs, executive directors, upper management
  • Fundraising & development staff


Published Tuesday, October 31, 2023