Thank you for registering for the GivingTuesday 2021 Virtual Leaders Summit – June 22-24!

We are looking forward to connecting, learning and sharing with our global leadership community.

Please check out our Summit Agenda below and see you all soon!

Full Summit Agenda
*Subject to change and updated regularly


DAY ONE – June 22nd: Building Movements through Values

10am EDT
Panel discussion: Embracing and celebrating your culture through GivingTuesday featuring GT Global Leader Experts

11:00am EDT
Breakouts for US + community leaders
Values of the new normal: Celebrating all the ways to give, collaboration and abundance mindset builds equitable and inclusive movements

Sessions for Global country leaders
Amplifying informal giving and making it count, including diaspora giving & connecting communities across borders

11:30am EDT
Session for US + community leaders
Bringing the Joy in 2021: Community engagement Virtual and IRL

Breakouts for Global country leaders
How a global movement can meet local challenges


12pm EDT Close of Day 1



DAY TWO – June 23rd: Embracing Radical Generosity

10am EDT
Opening Session: Radical Generosity and the future we are building together
Asha Curran, GIvingTuesday CEO + special guests

Video Break!

10:35am EDT
Session: What do the Data say? Insights from an unprecedented time.
US and Global country leader specific breakouts: Goal setting and measurement + Global Data projects
Woodrow Rosenbaum, GT Chief Data Officer, Data Team + GT Leader Experts

12pm EDT
Special SUPER FUN break!


12:10pm EDT
Session: Creating Momentum with Your Message: What are the key ingredients that attract attention, engage amplifiers, and inspire people to take action as part of your movement?
Caryn Stein, GT Chief Communications Officer + GT Leader Experts

12:50pm EDT
Session: GTSpark: Hearing from the (real) experts!
Dante Plush, GT Youth Engagement Lead + Spark Leader Experts


1:30pm EDT Close of Day 2




DAY THREE – June 24th: Expanding Our Leadership Networks

9am OPTIONAL: AMA with GT team members in breakout rooms: Ask your questions!

10am EDT
Panel discussion + Breakouts: : Generating Leadership: Tapping into local networks to accelerate a global generosity movement featuring US Community Leaders

11am EDT
Sessions for Global country leaders

  • Breakout: Sustaining your movement: From fundraising to building your team
  • Breakout: Collaborating around corporates: going global with partners, campaigns and activations

Sessions for US + community leaders

  • Breakout: Sustaining your movement – Creating an empowering ecosystem for partners
  • Breakout: Showing up! Building authentic engagement with grassroots organizations + community organizers in your community
  • Breakout: From transaction to transformation: Year round activation + cultivation in this new environment
11:30am EDT

Breakouts: US Communities Lunchroom: “Tables” hosted by Community Leaders on specific tactical conversations. Pick your own seat!

  • Social Media Strategies for your partners and nonprofits
  • Pivoting Engagement for the new normal…and for the better 
  • Fog Machines Don’t Work: In a world full of noise, learn how we traded in the fog machines for fresh tools to create a clear messaging platform for the buzz
  • Amping up your campaign: Matches and Incentives and excitement! Oh my!
  • Media: Year-round partnerships that work!
Global Country Leaders: New leader presentation sounding boards + new ideas

12pm EDT We are all in this together! What’s Next!

12:15pm EDT End of the Summit!


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