Rachel can wow a crowd.  And pour some lighter fluid on your fundraising efforts...      

“Pure God given development talent—no canned material and so inspiring!”

Book Rachel for your event! Rachel is a sought after public speaker delivering keynotes, workshops and training for nonprofits, boards, conferences and events.  Schedule a free 15 minute consultation to explore a speaking engagement or training.  Just a few of Rachel’s most popular keynotes and workshops include:

  • The Art of the Ask and Donor Discovery

  • What the Best Fundraisers Do Differently

  • Why Board Members Hate Fundraising & How to Fix It

  • Love em’ or Leave em’?  How to Manage, Inspire, and Even Fire Your Board

  • How Would Your Favorite Brands Steward Your Donors? Secrets You Can Steal

  • I Wish I’d Thought of That! Eye Candy Examples from Winning Fundraising Campaigns

  • Steal Smart: What Fundraisers Can Learn from Corporate Brands  

  • Donor Retention: How to Get Donors to Stay Longer & Make Bigger Gifts Sooner

  • Demystifying Planned Giving: The Fascinating, Lucrative and Simple Art of the Final Gift

  • Mid-level Donors: Epic Insights on the Most Neglected, Misunderstood and Lucrative Donors

  • Everything You Need to Know About Fundraising: Myths, Realities, & Trends

  • Creating a Culture of Philanthropy

  • The Future of Fundraising

  • In the Mind of the Donor: How Donors Think

  • How to Launch a Successful Capital Campaign

  • The Happiest Fundraiser on the Block How to Attract, Retain and Cultivate Top Fundraising Talent

  • The Science of Storytelling

  • The Joy of Giving

In addition to speaking on fundraising topics Rachel delivers crowd pleasing keynotes on the power of personal impact:  

  • "From a Maxed-out Visa to Oprah: An extraordinary tale of an ordinary woman's decision to change the world" - Each of us has the power to impact someone’s life. We do it every day. We’ve all changed someone’s life – usually without even realizing it. What happens when we decide to expand our impact? Join us for an engaging and inspiring talk celebrating individual impact, with our featured speaker Rachel Muir, winner of Oprah’s, Use Your Life Award and founder of the nonprofit organization Girlstart Inc.