As a nonprofit leader, you share your story every day—with donors, volunteers, staff, foundations, community partners, journalists. From your mission and organizational history to the story of the community you serve, storytelling is the basis of everything you do.
A story that captures the imagination and motivates your audience to take action is the foundation of your success as a nonprofit leader.This mini-guide explores:
- How storytelling helps nonprofits.
- The basic elements of storytelling.
- Tips for telling powerful stories.
- How to use storytelling to your advantage.