Episode 84: Fundraising is a Team Sport: Steps to Influence Change
June 1, 2021
Michelle Dillon, Janice Cunning
In this episode, Michelle and Janice talk with Kimberley MacKenzie, the founder and CEO of The Intersection, a social enterprise focused on candid conversations and meaningful connections. Kimberley shares some personal stories about influencing change in fundraising.
She talks about fundraising as a team sport and ways to have better outcomes and builds alliances. Kimberley encourages listeners to practice having a candid conversation with someone you want to have a better relationship with.
Episode 41: "Why do fundraisers leave and what will keep them?"
July 15, 2021
Seems like there’s always at least half a dozen jobs going for senior fundraisers or directors and the turnover rate is scary, the average time someone stays in one of those jobs is around 18 months. My guest today is Kimberley MacKenzie, one of Canada’s premier nonprofit coaches who’s done the fundraising gig herself, more than once. She explains what Exec Directors and fundraisers themselves can do to keep people in post for longer doing their best work. That’s a win for everybody. Let’s tune in.