Join FUNauctions and Greater Giving as we team up in San Antonio, TX to present this Lunch & Learn fundraising seminar just for YOU! Presenters Gayle Stallings and Gretchen Carter will bring you innovative and creative ways to refresh your fundraising event.
- New ideas for silent and live auction
- How to keep your Special Appeal fresh
- Making data driven decisions for your event
- Utilizing technology, like online bidding, for improved efficiency and accuracy
- Building the best guest experience
Tuesday, September 20
11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
San Antonio Meeting Center
660 North Main Ave, Suite 100
San Antonio, TX 78205 (Map)
Gayle Stallings, CAI, BAS, FUNauctions, LLC – is a licensed auctioneer specializing in benefit auctions, raising more than $50 million for nonprofit organizaitons since 2005. Capitalizing on her 12 years of experience as an Executive Director of a statewide nonprofit organization, special event consultant, facilitator and public speaking coach led Gayle Stallings to create FUNauctions, a professional benefit auction and event consultant company based in Austin, Texas. She has been a professional speaker and trainer for clients and audiences in more than 16 states, Canada and Europe.
Gretchen Carter, Area Marketing Manager Greater Giving, joined the company in 2008 after working as an Event Coordinator for a private restaurant and club. In addition to special events, Gretchen has been a Board member and active volunteer with several organizations, and co-chaired a capital campaign for a new mission building at her church. In addition to success in traditional fundraising approaches, Gretchen leveraged online peer-to-peer fundraising technology to exceed her fundraising goals when participating in two campaigns to support the Susan G. Komen 3-Day for the Cure. Gretchen is an expert in combining technology and fundraising best practices to retain volunteers, strengthen and expand donor relations, and increase overall fundraising revenue.