ProServeIT's #Empower2021

Full-Day Virtual Conference for Nonprofits & Charities

9AM-6PM EST, January 27th, 2021


Co-Hosted by microsoft

Grab your complimentary pass today.A full-day pass, valued at $699, is available at no cost.

#Empower2021, a full-day virtual conference co-hosted by ProServeIT & Microsoft on January 27th, 2021, is designed specifically for nonprofits and charities, both small and large, to help them be empowered to scale their mission! 

There will be four streams: Leadership; IT; Fundraising; and Marketing.

Join us to learn, connect, and be empowered to scale your mission!


The virtual door to our conference will be open 3 weeks in advance for you to enjoy on-demand, bonus content throughout January.

All session recordings will be available for 3 months post-conference.

Meet our Keynote Speakers


Ryan Walter

Leadership Expert
10:00 AM -11:00 AM EST
Leading the SHIFT!


Justin Spelhaug

12:00 PM EST
Be Empowered To Change Your Organization’s Growth Trajectory From Linear To Exponential


Andrea Garson

Breaking Glass Inc. HR Consulting
2:00 PM-EST
Creating culture of engagementl

So, ready to join us?

Reserve your spot even if you can't make it on the day to have access to all the premium content pre and post event. Can't wait to host you on January 27th, 2021! 

4 Streams of Topics and Session Details [Tentative]

The conference agenda is continuously being built as more speakers are confirmed. This event page will continue to be updated as more information becomes available.




1.What Happens Next? Community Investment & Social Good in the Age of Covid-19

2. Panel - Better ways to manage risks to focus your energy on your mission 

3. Closing the Promotability Gap: How Organizations Can Accelerate Gender Balanced Leadership 

4. Chaos to Clarity: Reinventing your Life in turbulent times for greater clarity, joy and fulfilment

5. Digital Transformation for Nonprofits - with Stories!

6. Radial adoptability technology roadmap for nonprofits

7. No Tech Talk Cybersecurity Tips for Executives - for both professional and personal life

IT professionals


1. Automation: Give Employees the Gift of Time!

2. Inbox Protection 101: What You Need to Know!

3. Enable a Secure, Remote Desktop Experience from Anywhere with WVD

4. Teams Voice & Collaboration Q&A: Class is in Session!

5. Azure Sentinel, Democratizing Enterprise-Grade Security Solutions

6. Datacenter Migration with CAF - Best Practices

7. Change Management Best Practices

8. Microsoft Licensing Plans and Prices for Nonprofits



1. How to speed up your fundraising process with signNow

2. Multi-channel fundraising tactics and strategies of 119 nonprofits

3. Effective project management using Microsoft Teams & Planner app



1. Nonprofit Marketing, Simplified - The Framework

2. Storytelling, the key to successful content marketing

3. Video, the king of content marketing

4. SEO 101 for nonprofits

5. Outreach that simply works

6. Virtual event, the future of event marketing


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We admire the work you do for our communities.

We do our part to help you continue scale your mission. Our objective with #Empower2021 is to serve, support, and empower you. Join us. Let us help you make a difference.

Interested in sponsoring?

This annual conference is our biggest annual giveback initiative that we are very much proud of. We truly enjoy all aspects of planning and hosting the conference. We want to hear from partners who would like to join the ride!




Have an opportunity to connect with more than 5,000+ people in the nonprofit sector.


Share your passion and expertise

Host a session(s) and have a virtual booth to build relationships directly with your target audience.


Build brand awareness

Put your brand in front of the entire #Empowe2021 community with your logo and hyperlink to your website.

We want to hear from you!

Tell us your objectives as an #Empower2021 sponsor. Let’s work together to help you achieve your goals.

This was my first virtual conference. At first, I thought it was a crazy idea but after attending, it was fantastic with pertinent and relevant information. I will definitely attend more in the future. Thanks, well done!

Thank you for the information provided. I especially appreciated the cybersecurity for execs session. I will use the session content to educate our executives and board members. Thank you!

Conference was easy to follow, topics were very good, and overall, a really nice experience. Information related to the conference that was sent to me prior to and the day of was helpful. Excellent job!

Loved the layout of the conference and it was easy to use. I felt the sessions I attended were very informational and will be able to apply those concepts right away. Overall, a great conference! Look forward to sharing the recordings with my colleagues!

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