Guide to Getting Your Board On Board for Big Give Knox


You can take your Big Give Knox success to new heights on December 3 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 Big Give Knox, but paves the way towards a stronger relationship with your organization’s board members. So how can you get your board excited for Big Give Knox? We’ve got you covered!


10 Steps to Board Success:

  1. Have a Big Give Knox Kickoff at your next board meeting
  2. Include your board in your Big Give Knox 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 Big Give Knox goals
  5. Leverage your board members as Peer-to-Peer Fundraisers to help raise more and expand your reach on Big Give Knox
  6. On Big Give Knox update your board on your progress from beginning to end
  7. Encourage your board members to support you on Big Give Knox 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 Big Give Knox
  9. Ask your board members to help you personally thank and steward your Big Give Knox donors
  10. Don’t forget “Thank You” to your board members for their help and hard work on Big Give Knox and celebrate a job well done


Resources for Your Organization


Resources for Your Board Members