New Speakers Announced for Cause Camp 2017

If you haven’t yet seen, we recently announced the speaker lineup for Cause Camp 2017, and we have even more exciting news. We’ve added two more names to our two-day conference.

We’ve invited thought leaders from both the nonprofit and for-profit sectors to both introduce new ideas and solidify old ones. Cause Camp is more than two days of lectures, it’s an experience dedicated to education, collaboration and inspiration to keep your (camp) fire alive.

Without further adieu, here are the two newest speakers coming to Cause Camp 2017:


Marc Pitman: Cause Camp 2017 Emcee

Marc Pitman believes fundraising is all about leadership. He’s so passionate people have started calling him the “Johnny Appleseed of fundraising.” Fundraising affects everything from mission and vision to board governance to HR to marketing and community relations. He is committed to making it ridiculously easy for everyone – board members, volunteers, and nonprofit staff – to get fundraising training. Ask Without Fear! has been translated into Dutch, Polish, Spanish, and Chinese. And he continues to write books, create fundraising training DVDs, and collaborate on systems like 100 Donors in 90 Days.

Marc’s leadership experience also includes planting and pastoring a Vineyard church, managing a gubernatorial campaign, teaching internet marketing at both the undergraduate and graduate level, and being chosen as one of Maine’s first “40 Under Forty,” honoring Maine’s emerging generation of leaders.


Lori Jacobwith

Ignited Fundraising

Lori Jacobwith shares easy-to-implement strategies and tools that will inspire even the weariest or overworked nonprofit staff. When she’s not speaking at conferences around the world, Lori works with nonprofit staff and board members to powerfully share their stories.

Not your average speaker or trainer, Lori’s enthusiasm electrifies a room. She gets people connecting with each other while they identify ways to increase their fundraising dollars.

Named one of America’s Top 25 Fundraising Experts, Lori L. Jacobwith is a nationally-recognized master storyteller and fundraising culture change expert with more than 30 years’ experience helping nonprofit organizations raise nearly $300 million dollars from individual donors. And counting.

In addition to Fire Starters her must-read weekly blog, Lori is also the author of Nine Steps to a Successful Fundraising Campaign and co-author of The Essential Fundraising Handbook for Small Nonprofits. She also created the  Complete Storytelling System to help catapult nonprofits to unbelievable levels of fundraising effectiveness.



We’d love to see you March 27th and 28th for Cause Camp 2017. If you can’t make the trip, you can still attend via our state-of-the-art, live online stream. Reserve your spot today and get ready to transform your organization.

Cause Camp 2017 Speaker Lineup:

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