It’s Possible!

You’ll walk away with easy-to-implement strategies & tools from Lori’s keynote, training session or board retreat.
Lori inspires even the most-weary or overworked nonprofit staff and board members by building on what is already working.
With a passion for the positive & storytelling focus, Lori helps you find the it’s possible mind-set to most any fundraising challenge

It’s Possible!

With easy-to-implement strategies & tools that will inspire even the most-weary or overworked nonprofit staff or board member, Lori makes your training sessions, keynotes, and board retreats effective and memorable.

With a passion for the positive Lori helps you find the
it’s possible angle to most any fundraising challenge.

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years of experience

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raised from individual donors

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coaching & training sessions delivered

Want to leave your board, conference attendees, or staff excited & energized about your mission? Book Lori Today!

Bold & clear. With the tools you shared today staff, board members, donors and volunteers will be raising goosebumps and money all over town!

Maddy ShearNonprofit Education Specialist, Park City Community Foundation

Your training today was exceptional! Thank you! You’re very good at what you do & we are very lucky to get to work with you!

Fawn Bernhardt-NorvellDirector of Development, The Center for Victims of Torture

When I know you are facilitating a webinar I make sure to clear my schedule so I can attend. I learn so much and take away some really fantastic ideas and therefore am better equipped to help my organization.

Michelle DuffCommunity Relations Manager, Rimrock Trails Treatment Services

Lori is a speaker who IGNITES audiences with poise, humor, enthusiasm (and best practices) and will inspire attendees at your next board retreat or conference.

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From getting started with storytelling to finding templates to help you work with your board you can ignite your fundraising right now.

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Bold & clear. With the tools you shared today staff, board members, donors and volunteers will be raising goosebumps and money all over town!

Maddy ShearNonprofit Education Specialist, Park City Community Foundation

Your training today was exceptional! Thank you! You’re very good at what you do & we are very lucky to get to work with you!

Fawn Bernhardt-NorvellDirector of Development, The Center for Victims of Torture

When I know you are facilitating a webinar I make sure to clear my schedule so I can attend. I learn so much and take away some really fantastic ideas and therefore am better equipped to help my organization.

Michelle DuffCommunity Relations Manager, Rimrock Trails Treatment Services

Lori is a speaker who IGNITES audiences with poise, humor, enthusiasm (and best practices) and will inspire attendees at your next board retreat or conference.

Learn more

From getting started with storytelling to finding templates to help you work with your board you can ignite your fundraising right now.

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My Fundraising Best Friend

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Like you, I listen to people talk all day long. While I enjoy talking and listening, some words are distracting. In meetings I've been known to count the number of times um was used. Lately, I’ve noticed we’re inserting different filler words. My question is when did um change to…
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This week I'm pleased to present a guest post on how to create digital communities on social media by Maria Clark, Executive Vice President, Partnerships and Chief Evangelist, GoodUnited With individuals more separated than ever before, and virtual and hybrid events sticking around for the foreseeable future, there are few…