Are you planning an event and looking for a compelling nonprofit speaker to W-O-W your room?
Inviting nonprofit speakers and world-changers who are striving to bring goodness into the world can be a highly effective way to inspire, inform and engage your audience.
I came across the following stats and immediately went into “I must highlight ALL of my amazing colleagues to make this change.”
I’m privileged to know some of the most amazing female nonprofit speakers in the sector, too. So, in the spirit of Women’s History Month, I gathered a list of some of the brightest and kindest women I know.
Here’s a list of motivational speakers for nonprofits and thought leaders who are movin’ and shakin’ up the nonprofit world. They’re inspiring organizations to think differently, think boldly, and take action!
(By the way, these nonprofit speakers are listed in no particular order!)
President and Founder of The Good Partnership
Cindy operates a values-driven, social-justice informed consultancy. She works to unlock the potential of small nonprofits through fundraising.
Cindy is the host of The Small Nonprofit podcast, Canada’s #1 podcast for charities. And she’s the author of Raise It! The Reluctant Fundraiser’s Guide to Raising Money Without Selling Your Soul.
She is known for speaking about the neuroscience behind the reluctance to fundraise.
Co-Founder, Chief Storyteller, We Are For Good and Co-Host, We Are For Good Podcast
Becky combines her enthusiasm for marketing and charitable causes speaking with organizations. She helps nonprofits reimagine how they engage their constituents and share their message with the world through online education and podcasts.
Becky is recognized for speaking on topics such as
Founder and Executive Director of Girls Going Global, Professional Speaker, and Social Impact Consultant
Martice is a growing social entrepreneur committed to women and girls empowerment, civic engagement, and economic development. She gives people the tools and strategies to lead, serve, and make their mark on the world.
She has over 6 years of experience in facilitating large workshops, informational sessions, and speaking at national conferences.
She often speaks on signature topics including:
Chief Executive Officer, Shop Small Strategies
Rachel speaks about how to create structure and systems, create a manageable plan, and how you can feel confident showing up each day to move your mission forward with passion and efficiency.
She is known for working primarily with Executive Directors. She teaches:
Founder of Charity Shift and Certified Fundraising Executive (CFRE)
With a career in fundraising with over a decade of experience, Sara has helped organizations raise millions of dollars to further their missions.
Sara speaks about her unique fundraising method that
This unique fundraising method helps you collect more money for your cause.
Founder, DG Consultancy
Danielle is a Curriculum Consultant who creates meaningful and engaging content for nonprofits and NGOs looking for a consultant with a background in higher education, volunteer training, and international experience.
Danielle will work with you to help you with
She speaks about how you can build a strong curriculum that is rooted in your organization and mission.
Founder and CEO, LaFemina & Co.
Veronica has spent almost two decades assisting organizations, associations, and social good enterprises in improving how they conceive, plan, work, and evaluate impact.
Veronica takes a fresh approach to nonprofit strategy! She educates companies on
Certified Fundraising Executive (CFRE)
Haley has a track record of raising millions of dollars for local charities. She is an experienced, passionate, and impact-driven fundraiser who strives to assist NGOs in achieving their purpose and vision.
She speaks about how building emotionally connected teams can help organizations maximize their resources and achieve their mission.
Founder of The Sponsorship Catalyst, LLC.
Mariah has over 8 years of experience in building strategic partnerships for federal, county, and local government and nonprofit organizations.
She speaks about all things corporate sponsorships, elevating brand reputation, curating collaborations, and driving impact.
Mariah teaches nonprofit leaders the fundamentals of sponsorship. And she teaches how to
Vice President, Evolve Giving Group
Lisa delivers a strategic vision and collaborative approach to each project with more than 10 years of nonprofit experience. She’s an experienced project manager and self-starter. She has experience building teams, increasing operational effectiveness, managing pipelines, and collaborating with a variety of stakeholders from senior staff to volunteers.
Lisa speaks about
Founder and CEO, Positive Equation
Dana is well-known for offering the tools and training to improve the online donor experience and increase donor engagement through digital marketing.
Dana speaks about digital marketing strategies for nonprofits to increase their online presence and attract new donors.
She is a resource and collaborator in helping NGOs use innovative digital marketing and technology to further their missions.
Founder of Power Partners Formula and Certified Executive Coach and Fundraising Consultant
Mallory specializes in helping social impact fundraisers in incorporating life-changing scientific research and personal development frameworks into their work.
By combining her fundraising knowledge with the best executive coaching methods, Mallory has guided over 160 fundraisers and organizations to boost their fundraising ability.
Mallory speaks about
Speaker, Educator, Trainer, Coach, and Recovering Fundraiser
She’s the founder of The Rooted Collaborative, a female-led community for BIPOC female leaders, entrepreneurs, advocates, and artists who are reimagining giving and fundraising from our perspective.
Kishshana Palmer is passionate in assisting professionals and organizations in
Nonprofit speakers can step in and guide your organization through a number of tasks you’re responsible for.
Whether you’re looking to improve team culture through a motivational speaker, or you need a thought leader who can help you with growing your nonprofit sustainably, nonprofit speakers can help you do it.
And if you’re looking for one who can help you understand and develop your social media strategy, look no further! I’m more than happy to work with you and your organization to help you attract donors and inspire change.