CHECKLIST: Master Nonprofit Storytelling Fundamentals

Download a short checklist to master the basics of nonprofit storytelling.



Good stories motivate donors to take action. In fact, an astounding 56% of people who took part in this study indicated that a story motivated them to take action on behalf of a nonprofit.

Download GlobalGiving’s Storytelling Checklist to learn more about the main principles of nonprofit storytelling and weave them into the next story that you tell.

Whether you want to inspire your nonprofit supporters to make a donation, sign a petition, or share a social media post, a good story is key. Start exploring nonprofit storytelling best practices today with GlobalGiving’s short and practical checklist.

Key Takeaways

The Storytelling Checklist is a great resource for nonprofit professionals who want to understand or review key storytelling principles.

With your download, you will receive:

  • A PDF checklist with six storytelling points to weave into the next story you tell to raise funds or move your supporters to action
  • A clear set of questions to ask yourself before you publish your story in print or online


Length: 1 page
Level: Introductory
Recommendations: Print this checklist and refer to it as you develop stories for fundraising appeals, social media posts, advocacy campaigns, annual reports, or other nonprofit marketing projects.

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