DonorPerfect Canadian Client Conference


3 Reasons You’ll Want to Attend the DPC3

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The DPC3 was created to equip, encourage, and empower you, so we strive to offer you the best experience at half the price of other fundraising software conferences.

Discover all you can do in DonorPerfect and Beyond

See features and fundraising techniques in a whole new light. Attend expert-led sessions jam-packed with insights for amateurs and experts alike.

Come together for the good of good

Network with other development professionals, administrators, board members, and executives who champion wonderful causes here at home and around the world.

Learn DonorPefect

Come to the DPC3 for training on all aspects of DonorPerfect, Online Forms, and our integrated features. Whether you’re new to DonorPerfect or you’ve used it for years, the DPC3’s training options and expert-led sessions will take your skills to the next level.

Meet the Experts

Want to set up a monthly giving program, launch a social media campaign, or increase brand awareness? At the DPC3, you can collaborate with industry experts who will teach you cutting-edge fundraising strategies to benefit your mission! The DPC3’s dynamic lineup will share fresh concepts that are shaping the future of fundraising.

Be Inspired

Looking for fresh ideas to re-energize your mission? The DPC3 is your chance to network with other members of the nonprofit world who use DonorPerfect just like you. Take time outside of the office to reflect on your goals, set new ones, and hear from people who are facing and overcoming the same fundraising challenges you face every day.

Join us in Montreal!
September 26-27th, 2022

Plan Your Trip




We’ve asked a few locals to share about must-sees and hidden gems in their city.
Here’s what we got:

Jean-Talon Market | One of the largest open-air markets in North America

Parc La Fontaine | A lively urban park with beautiful views of the changing foliage at this time of year

Parc Jean-Drapeau | A wonderland of beaches, recreation, museums, art-lined hiking trails, and an amusement park

Parc du Mont-Royal | Montréal’s green jewel, is affectionately known as “the mountain.” The park is home to an exceptional fauna and flora well worth discovering. Climb the stairs from downtown!

Ottawa – Montreal – as low as $110 if you book now

Toronto – Montreal – as low as $140 if you book now

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Vancouver – Montreal – as low as $420 if you book now
Halifax – Montreal – as low as $150 if you book now
Windsor – Montreal – as low as $130 if you book now


Conference Schedule

  • 7:45am-8:15am (30min)


  • 8:15am-8:25am (10min)


  • 8:30am-9:30am (60min)

    Session 1
    DonorPerfect tools to help you work smarter - DP Expert

    DonorPerfect users have reported saving up to 20 hours per week on routine administrative tasks. Imagine having that much time back to spend on your mission (or to take a nice long lunch, we won't tell!). In this interactive session, you'll learn more about calculated fields, and other practical strategies to cut down on screen noise and add more time back to your day.

    Session 2
    Best Practices for Email Fundraising by Constant Contact - Constant Contact Expert

    According to the 2022 edition of The Giving Report by CanadaHelps, over 80% of Canadians (and 87% of Gen Z) agreed that charities need to keep pace with digital trends and technologies to effectively carry out their missions. This includes email fundraising, and Constant Contact experts are here to help. This session will teach you how to plan, design, create, measure, and grow your email strategy so you can become a better communicator with your constituents and a better fundraiser for your organization.

  • 9:30am-9:50am (20min)


  • 9:50am-10:50am (60min)

    Session 1
    How your dashboard can keep you on track - DP Expert

    How do you know if your fundraising strategies are working? DonorPerfect reports and dashboards can help you keep track of your progress, evaluate your campaigns, and drill down into your data so you can make informed decisions. DonorPerfect expert trainers will guide you through dashboards and running useful reports that help you and your team stay on the right road.

    Session 2
    Attract loyal donors with Direct Mail - DP Expert

    According to The Charity Report, Canadians who give through direct mail are loyal donors with an average annual renewal rate of 66.46% - well above the overall average of 50.8%. In this session, DonorPerfect expert trainers will show you strategies to segment your audience to create a strategically targeted mailing list, and how to use the mail merge feature to save time when creating your direct mail campaigns.

  • 11:00am-12:00pm (60min)

    Session 1
    Reporting on what matters most - DP Clients Panel

    One size does not fit all! While DonorPerfect includes over 70 pre-built reports, every nonprofit has unique needs and may require something more specific in order to properly plan and measure success. In this session, you'll learn from two fellow DonorPerfect users about how they use pre-built and custom reports that help them go to the next level.

    Session 2
    Add an interactive element to your fundraising videos - Emanuel St-Pierre iVIDEO and DP Expert

    Join Emanuel St-Pierre, developer of iVIDEO and CEO of Hit Film, Inc. for an exciting session on harnessing new powers of AI-powered, interactive video as part of your fundraising efforts. You'll also learn how to easily create personalized videos for your donors directly through DonorPerfect using DP Video. Trust us, you won't want to miss this!

  • 12:00pm-1:20pm (80min)


  • 1:20pm-2:15pm (55min)

    Session 1
    Optimize your data engine for maximum results - DP Expert

    Your data holds a lot of power: it can inform your long-term strategy, determine who gets your solicitations, and help you create ambitious and attainable goals. However, your data can only work for you when it's clean and accurate. In this session, DonorPerfect trainers will teach you about tuning up your data, using global updates, and merging duplicates to minimize errors and maximize your system's potential.

    Session 2
    Make a good first impression through thoughtful online fundraising - DP Expert

    A well-crafted online donation form can inspire your supporters to increase their donations, commit to monthly giving, and share ways to support your mission with their personal networks. Join DonorPerfect experts for a session on effective online fundraising strategies that will delight your donors!

  • 2:15pm-2:35pm (20min)


  • 2:35pm-3:30pm (55min)

    Session 1
    Time to hit the road! Practical applications for your donor engagement strategy - DP Expert

    Are you ready to put what you've learned to use? DonorPerfect is here to help you engage with your donors outside of your database. In this session, you'll learn how to create a stewardship plan, map out donor engagement strategies, and use contacts and SmartActions to build and maintain a community of supporters. When your donors can see the impact they have on your mission, they’ll give to your nonprofit year after year.

    Session 2
    Going Once, Twice, Sold with DonorPerfect's Ready Set Auction solution - DP Expert

    In this hands-on session, you’ll learn more about ReadySetAuction, a cloud-based auction software that streamlines every aspect of your fundraising auctions and events. This session will include a walk-through of the bidding process as if you were an attendee. ReadySetAuction works with your DonorPerfect system to handle silent, live, mobile, and online fundraising events, from auction item procurement and ticket sales to mobile bidding and checkout.

  • 3:45pm-4:45pm (60min)

    Closing Remarks

  • 8:30am-9:30am (60min)

    One on one sessions with DP experts
    How can I prep for my one-on-one consultation?

    Our world class staff is eager to meet you face-to-face, answer your questions, help you overcome your challenges, and provide step-by-step instructions. Come ready with a list of questions and we’ll be prepared to give you the answers you need.

  • 9:30am-11:30am (120min)

    Hands On Workshop
    Fundraising Success

    Put what you've learned into practice by planning your 2023 fundraising calendar! DonorPerfect expert trainers will guide you through suggested fundraising activities for each month of the year, and you'll walk away with a personalized plan and actionable next steps toward your best fundraising year yet.

  • 11:30am-12:30am (60min)

    One on one sessions with DP experts
    How can I prep for my one-on-one consultation?

    Our world class staff is eager to meet you face-to-face, answer your questions, help you overcome your challenges, and provide step-by-step instructions. Come ready with a list of questions and we’ll be prepared to give you the answers you need.

One on One Consultations offered!

“How can I prep for my one-on-one consultation?”

Our world class staff is eager to meet you face-to-face, answer your questions, help you overcome your challenges, and provide step-by-step instructions. Come ready with a list of questions and we’ll be prepared to give you the answers you need.


Register Today!
Early Bird Price: $199 (Until August 15th)
*Regular Price: $249

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