Guide to Getting Your Board On Board for Geneva Chamber Challenge

You can take your Geneva Chamber Challenge success to new heights on September 23 by leveraging your board members and their passion for your cause! Organizations with engaged board members raise approximately 2-3 times more than those that don’t involve their board in the planning process. This not only helps you raise more on Geneva Chamber Challenge, but paves the way towards a stronger relationship with your organization’s board members. So how can you get your board excited for Geneva Chamber Challenge? We’ve got you covered!

10 Steps to Board Success:

  1. Have a Geneva Chamber Challenge Kickoff at your next board meeting
  2. Include your board in your Geneva Chamber Challenge goals
  3. Share regular updates throughout the planning process
  4. Provide your board members with clear opportunities and steps to help your organization reach its Geneva Chamber Challenge goals
  5. Leverage your board members as Peer-to-Peer Fundraisers to help raise more and expand your reach on Geneva Chamber Challenge
  6. On Geneva Chamber Challenge update your board on your progress from beginning to end
  7. Encourage your board members to support you on Geneva Chamber Challenge with matching funds, social sharing, and promotion of your participation with their networks
  8. Invite your board members to attend an in-person event during Geneva Chamber Challenge
  9. Ask your board members to help you personally thank and steward your Geneva Chamber Challenge donors
  10. Don’t forget “Thank You” to your board members for their help and hard work on Geneva Chamber Challenge and celebrate a job well done

Resources for Your Organization

Resources for Your Board Members