Is it for me?….Introduction to Social Media in your fundraising

5th September 2018

Millions of people use social media, such as Facebook and Twitter every day. Wouldn’t it be great to utilise these networks in your fundraising?

This introductory training session explores how social media can be used in your fundraising and to engage with potential donors.

We are delighted to have guest tutor Lou Mycroft, a social media ninja and digital pioneer @loumycroft www.linkedin.com/in/louisemycroft, facilitating this session and sharing her top tips.

Lou uses FAB (Folded Arms Brigade) principles to support the development of digital meta-skills, enabling digital resilience and a growth in digital confidence.

This session is part of our ‘Is it for me?’ series, which are introductory sessions aimed at helping groups diversify their income streams and consider whether a particular fundraising stream is suitable for their organisations capabilities and capacity.

This session will help you:

• Develop digital confidence and resilience
• Support you to get started with online platforms suitable for your organistion
• Consider what social media tools and support apps may work for you
• Time to explore and experiment
• Start action planning how social media could help your organisation.

This session is aimed at those new to the concept of using social media in their fundraising.

You are encouraged to bring along Smartphones, tablets/Ipads or laptops to use within the session as no digital equipment is provided.

Date: Tuesday 20th November 2018

Venue: SYCF, Riverside Works, Jessop Riverside, 800 Brightside Lane, Sheffield, S9 2RX

Time: 9.30 – 12.30

Cost: £40.00 per person

For full details and to book your place visit http://www.syfab.org.uk/blog-post.aspx?id=3179