Webinar Panel – Now What? And Where Are We Headed?: April 10, 2020

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Now that we all have been working from home for 2 weeks + and the pandemic is still very real, how do we, our organizations, continue to adjust and plan to work from home. How do we plan for longer effects and the changing operations within our organizations? How do all of these changes enhance the need and demand for philanthropy? When … Read More

Flash Class – Arms Race for Prospect Intelligence: April 9, 2020

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It’s the truth… Nonprofits need to strategically prioritize data to stay competitive. Join Nathan Chappell, president of Futurus Group & Bill Tedesco, Founder & CEO of DonorSearch as they discuss how to prioritize the efficient collection and analysis of data and quickly apply prospect intelligence to your fundraising and operational strategies.  

2020 “Meeting of the Minds” Couch Conference – AI and the Future of Generosity with Nathan Chappell: March 27, 2020

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Over the past few years Artificial Intelligence has entered the nonprofit sector in a significant way. Nonprofits are beginning to harness big data and advanced technology to help them solve some of the biggest challenges facing humanity. From operations to mission delivery – learn how AI is accelerating the pace of the social sector and already helping improve the human … Read More

Futurus Group has been recognized by Fast Company as part of their 2020 World Changing Ideas awards!

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World_Changing_Ideas_Futurus_Announcement Dear Colleagues, Clients, and Friends, We are honored to announce that Fast Company has recognized Futurus Group as one of the top organizations transforming industries and shaping society as a part of their 2020 WORLD CHANGING IDEAS Award! This recognition underscores the innovation that we strive for as we redefine the philanthropic sector with big data and artificial intelligence. … Read More

ON DEMAND: The Psychology of Giving: Really Knowing Your Donors in Challenging Times (:35)

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During times of chaos, the fundraising process is affected.   The ability to know what motivates donors/prospects is critical.  During this presentation, focusing on a great study about donors and their motivations, organizations, leaders, and gift officers will gain great insight in the “do’s” and “don’ts” of what to say, do, how to communicate/work with diverse “categories” of philanthropists.  Specific recommendations … Read More

ON DEMAND: Working Remotely in a Time of Crisis (:25)

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In these ever changing and trying times, working from home is not as cut and dry as it used to be. The lines separating home life and work life are now officially blurry. Please spend some time with us as we outline some specific steps and strategies to help you effectively navigate the new work from home reality. Whether children … Read More

ON DEMAND: Saving Special Events In Challenging Times (:25)

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As you are evaluating your special events, and deciding to make the difficult choice to postpone or cancel a special event, there are a number of factors that must be taken into account.  In this webinar, we will explore best practices in communicating to various stakeholders, salvaging contracts and protecting financial investment, and strategies to shift the event to still … Read More

ON DEMAND: Campaigns During Challenging Times (:30)

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Careful consideration should be given prior to canceling or launching a campaign during difficult times. While adjustments of timing or amount may be necessary, making radical changes to a campaign could yield negative long term results.  This webinar will explore the importance of this evaluation, and not retrenching, but using the campaign as a way to further develop and steward … Read More

Leaders in Philanthropy Trendsetter Series: with Andrew Waterman

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Futurus Group is excited to launch our first Leaders in Philanthropy Trendsetter Series vlog with an interview featuring Futurus’ President, Nathan Chappell and it’s Chief Data Scientist Andrew Waterman. Watch this free webinar and learn from a 20-year Silicon Valley veteran as he shares his experiences and observations of applying machine-learning in the fundraising world. Listen as Andrew shares his … Read More