We got the chance to speak with Tom Ahern, insightful fundraiser, blogger and nonprofit leader, at the AFP 2013 international conference in San Diego. Tom’s message always comes down to nonprofit organizations needing to tell their stories effectively, in a way that builds lasting connections with their donors. In our interview, we talked about how to retain your donors, a hot button issue in the nonprofit sector today.

Here’s our exclusive interview with Tom Ahern: