Inspired Nonprofit Leadership

Episode 077: Are you getting the results from branding you could be?

My guest for this episode is Lidia Varesco Racoma. Lidia is a brand strategist and marketing designer and has been working with nonprofits since she started her design career 20+ years ago. Through her company, Lidia Varesco Design, Lidia empowers nonprofits, associations, higher ed and entrepreneurs to make a change through strategic branding and creative marketing design. Since 2000, she has hel…

Episode 076: What are you missing without legacy giving?

Today’s guest is Lori Kranczer. Lori believes firmly that planned giving, or “legacy giving,” which are ways donors make impactful gifts through endowments, bequests in wills or other structured gift vehicles, should be a vital part of the fundraising practice of every nonprofit organization, no matter the size, budget or mission. Lori partners with organizational leaders to customize planned givi…

Episode 075: What is nonprofit fiscal sponsorship and how does it work?

Today’s guest is Oliver Hack. Oliver has been involved with nonprofits in a variety of roles for about 20 years. He believes that small groups of thoughtful, committed individuals can change the world. Oliver helps start-up nonprofits launch and achieve success.  In this episode, you’ll learn: Difficulties in the business of doing good. Nonprofits are businesses! The definition of fiscal sponsorsh…

Episode 074: Create a podcast for your nonprofit!

Today’s guest is Michael Neeley. Michael is a mentor and business strategist for visionary solopreneurs. As the founder of The Authority Academy, Michael trains and supports heart-centered entrepreneurs in professional speaking, virtual summits, getting published, and designing and hosting their own podcast to significantly grow their business and expand their audience.  In this episode, you’ll le…

Episode 073: Executive directors working with Development Directors

My guest for this episode is Joanne Oppelt. Joanne is the principal of Joanne Oppelt Consulting and a seasoned rainmaker with a distinguished track record of success. During her twenty-five-plus years working in the nonprofit arena, she built successful fundraising departments at every stop, helping her organizations grow capacity and more effectively fulfill their missions. She has held positions…

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