In this episode of The NonProfit Voice, Nhu Te, editor-in-chief of NonProfit PRO, is joined by Paul Spence, VP of development at City Gospel Mission; Scott Marshall, director of development and communications at Feeding America Eastern Wisconsin; and Jason Wood, VP of digital at TrueSense Marketing, to discuss giving days — what they are, what you should know about them, how you should prepare, and most importantly, whether or not it’s a good idea for your nonprofit to participate.
Paul spent nine years as executive director of a homeless mission before bringing a passion for fundraising to City Gospel Mission. He is now the VP of development at City Gospel Mission. Since 2007 he has lead the development team to connect God’s people with the Mission’s needs. Paul and his wife, Monica, have five children and live in Forest Park.
Scott Marshall is the director of development and communications at Feeding America Eastern Wisconsin. He brings years of fundraising and experience in the food bank business. Before joining the team, he led development efforts for Hunger Task Force and the American Red Cross in Southeastern Wisconsin.
Jason Wood is the VP of Digital at TrueSense Marketing. With more than 12 years of experience working directly with nonprofits, Jason is skilled in online fundraising strategy and execution. Jason oversees digital integration in fundraising and developing online capabilities and services.