Our team at Donor Relations Guru believes Black Lives Matter. Inclusion is at the core of who we are, both as people and as a company. As leaders in our field, we want to provide you with resources and education that can help you enact change at your organization. Below you will find links to articles, resources, and videos we hope you'll find valuable in your work.
An Important Conversation: Diversity and Inequity in Our Fundraising Communications
with Lynne Wester & Avery G. Howard, Associate Director of Stewardship at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville
Be The Change: Speak Up, Take Action
A series of important conversations around diversity, equity, and inclusion
The DRG Group is committed to leading the charge for change in our industry. That's why we're hosting free conversations each month around diversity, equity, and inclusion in nonprofit fundraising. We will have a special guest each month and will answer your questions live. Now is the time for all of us to speak up and take action. We hope you'll join us.
July 22 at 4pm ET
with special guest Gene Willis, Chief Engagement Officer at United Inner City Services
Click here to register for free
August 19 at 4pm ET
with special guest Dexter A. Bailey, Jr., Vice President for Advancement and Alumni Relations at Caltech
September 23 at 4pm ET
with special guest Dhiraj Chand, Sr. Director of Leadership & Principal Giving at the University of Utah
October 21 at 4pm ET
with special guest Timeka A. Rumph, Director of Annual Fund & Stewardship at Edgewood College
Free DEI Resources
An Amazing Professional Development Opportunity
I’m honored and excited to support The Rooted Collaborative ™: THE Global Community for Women of Color in Fundraising & the social sector. If you’re a WOC in my network, I encourage you to join them & attend their virtual retreat UPRooted! July 22-24!
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