A note about Michele: Michele was born in Africa where she and her husband, after living a life far from God, became committed followers of Jesus. Michele first began teaching Bible classes in Botswana. Within a few years of moving to the United States, Michele was teaching hundreds of students in multiple bible groups in Southern California. Now Michele is invited to speak around the globe. Michele is the founder of Michele Telfer Ministries as well as In The Word Ministries. She has formed these 501(c)(3)’s and has developed effective relationship approaches in Donor Development to support the rapid growth of her ministry.
What can your mission bring to your donors?
Who is the donor really donating to?
What is most valuable to God?
How important is the ministry-donor relationship and why?
Michele shared her experiences and challenged attendees to value the partnership between their ministry’s and donors, and used biblical teaching as validation.