Learn why stories are integral to fundraising success, how to focus in on the perspective of one VS many, what narrative types you can use to inspire impact, and overall best practices across industries.

Shannon Pestka

Community Funded

Shannon is a Success Manager with Community Funded. Her primary focuses are onboarding, training, and coaching groups in developing a culture of philanthropy and strategic digital fundraising. Prior to working with Community Funded, she spent the last nine years working with teams to implement software across a variety of industries, the last seven of which have been with higher ed.

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