I just wish there had been more time!  This was the most coherent presentation I’ve seen to help me do a better job loving my donors.

— Trisha Dunbar, Development Director ACH Child & Family Services

“You can’t afford to NOT do this!”

— Christie Mosley-Eckler, Development Director, Samaritan House

I really enjoyed the training and plan to share it with my team as we initiate a major gift program.  The handouts were great.  I will use them for myself and to coach my team.


— Bruce Storer, Director of Development, Raleigh Rescue Mission

This was very informative and hands on.  The strategies and tips will help us develop a stronger donor cultivation and retention program!

— Elizabeth Nelson, Educational First Steps

OMG!  She was the bomb! So practical and alive… I wish there had been more time for…EVERYTHING!!!

— Lisa Fellers, Development Director, The Warm Place

I would highly recommend this training.  It was excellent!

— Keith Roland, Planned Giving Officer, Operation Smile

Great major gifts insight on portfolio development.   Rachel Muir is an amazing, passionate presenter.  Great information and practical knowledge.


— Kay Van, Events Manager, Trinity Habitat for Humanity

The most important thing I learned today was about midlevel giving.  That was profound.  It’s exciting to see the possibilities of turning those midlevel givers into major donors.

— Rabbi Matt Rosenberg, Hillel Texas A&M

Every beginning fundraiser should be here.  I know these papers are going to be on my desk tomorrow at work, reviewing what I learned.  I loved practicing and doing an ask line by line and the art of storytelling the story of your organization.

— Kathy Gohmert, Development Officer, University of Texas at Tyler

This was very comprehensive and easy to understand.  You need to come and listen to a great speaker that has a lot of ideas!  Very informative.

— Patty Pickard, Momentous Institute