SAC Category: Fundraising

Nicko Margolies is the Digital Fundraising Strategist for Malala Fund, the nonprofit founded by student and Nobel laureate Malala Yousafzai to champion every girl’s right to 12 years of free, safe, quality education. Nicko works across multiple departments to expand Malala Fund’s online giving and engagement programs, including special fundraising campaigns.

Sandee Jackson, owner of 29:11 Creative LLC, is a nonprofit marketing consultant who also contributes to her community as a nonprofit board member and volunteer. For over five years, Sandee has been involved with NTEN in various roles, including as an online community organizer and a member of the editorial committee.

Julia Toepfer is the marketing and online engagement manager at the National Immigrant Justice Center. Julia is an experienced storyteller, writer, marketer, campaigner, fundraiser, and digital strategist with more than 10 years of experience working with nonprofits across the United States and internationally. She has provided training and consulting services for organizations to strengthen their social media channels and develop impactful online campaigns. Julia received her bachelor’s degree in English with a minor in Latin American studies from Boston College. She lives in beautiful Colorado and loves exploring the mountains with her husband, and their dog, Bernie.

Steve has worked in the nonprofit sector for his entire career. For the first eight years, he worked as a fundraiser doing everything from direct mail and events to major and planned giving. He was involved in his first database conversion in 1995 and was hooked. His passion for how data could empower and amplify the work of nonprofits led him to consulting with a focus on nonprofit technology. He has spent the last 20 years providing technology consulting to the country’s leading nonprofits, large and small. Steve is a Principal of Benefactor Group, a national nonprofit consulting firm headquartered in Columbus, Ohio. His expertise lies in project leadership, CRM, business analysis, analytics, and ensuring that business stakeholders are served by technology. In addition, Steve has been a presenter at conferences and contributed many articles and case studies to educate the sector. His skills and experience allow him to bridge the gap between technology and the business of nonprofits.

Charlotte is a fundraiser, writer, and bonafide tech nerd. In her 4 years at Good Works, she’s helped a multitude of nonprofits to effectively integrate digital into their fundraising. She specializes in all things online, including email, websites, ads, social media, and content creation. Charlotte is a member of the steering committee for Tech4Good Ottawa, a volunteer with her local CAGP chapter, and a firm believer in pronouncing ‘gif’ with a hard G.