What: RSVP to join us for our monthly General Meeting on Tuesday, October 16th. This month will be a Grassroots Fundraising Training! We'll talk about our personal relationship to money, about philanthropy, and about how core principles-based, grassroots fundraising is crucial to DJJ. There will be several hilarious skits and light snacks. Folks who commit to raising $500 at year-end will be invited to an additional training but this first one is open to all.
When: Schmoozing and snacks 5:30 - 6 pm. The meeting will start promptly at 6:15 and go until 8.
Where:**The location will again be the Mondry Building at15000 W 10 Mile Rd in Oak Park.**
Who: Current DJJ leaders. *If you're new to DJJ, please join us at 5:30 so we can orient you before the meeting.*
Our end-of-year fundraising campaign will empower leaders to plug into our grassroots fundraising work at one of four Dreidling levels:
- Networking like a Nun: Liking, Commenting, & Sharing fundraising-related social media
- Hero-ing like a Hei: Forwarding one of our e-mail fundraising appeals to a short list of friends/family
- Gleaming like a Gimmel: Being featured in fundraising-related social media
- Shining like a Shin: Committing to raise $500 from your personal network between 11/27 and 12/31
Click here to let us know which of the above levels you're interested in Dreidling at! No matter what level you choose, you're encouraged to come to this training.
Click here to read a blog Allie wrote for a deep dive into the topic of grassroots fundraising, which rests on the tools of community organizing.
RSVP: Please RSVP below so we can know how many people we're planning for and be in touch. Let us know if you'd like to coordinate a carpool (sharing your address below helps!) Contact [email protected] or 248-802-5302 with questions.