Have donors flocking to your nonprofit like fans flock to superstars

Have donors flocking to you
like fans flock to superstars.

Let me show you how.



HOw to increase your influence to increase your income and inmpact

I give keynotes, workshops and webinars

Are you a nonprofit leader that wants to learn about how to raise more money with less work and less fear? Want to have an engaging presentation, full of information, fun and exploration! I challenge, excite and entertain your audiences.

Shoot me an email at maryanne@maryannedersch.com and let’s talk about your needs.


Maryanne has such a gut-level understanding of branding and communications planning that she makes it look easy. People always come away from her seminars, group facilitations, and focus groups with a better understanding of their own organization’s brand and communications strategy.
— Lynn deLearie Consulting, LLC
When Maryanne speaks, she instantly involves them with her upbeat and enthusiastic style. Whether a 45-minute keynote or a three-hour workshop, Maryanne has the qualities, knowledge and passion that bring a topic, an issue, a solution, to life and keep the audience absolutely enthralled.
— Amy Cole Buehler, Program Director/Faculty - Nonprofit Management Masters Program, Washington University in St. Louis

Maryanne Dersch captures and dissects the virtues and challenges of honest of clear communication with donors. She gives nonprofits the permission they need to be truthful when everything is NOT coming up roses.
— Carol Weisman, MSW, CSP, President, Board Builders
The key to nonprofit sustainability starts with clear, concise and COMPELLING communication. This is THE book nonprofits need to read this year. It’s not just about the message, it’s about communicating with confidence, standing tall, and letting like-minded people come to you. Fantastic!
— Rob Lowe, Giving Back podcast


Courageous Communication

How Co-dependence is Making Your Nonprofit Brand Boring and What to Do About It

Does your nonprofit do amazing work, yet you don’t get the attention you need or deserve to attract the supporters and those much-needed funds? Are you so worried about what everyone will think that you don’t always stand up for what you believe in? Courageous Communication will teach you how to stop trying to please everyone and develop a strong organizational personality, to attract like-minded supporters and raise more money.

Courageous Communication will shift your organization’s culture from one that is worried about what could happen to one that is confident in your value, expertise, and vision