Emporia State University Foundation – Virtual Tasting Box and Event

Posted on 03/15/2021

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Title Virtual Tasting Box and Event
Institution Emporia State University Foundation
Submitted By Sarah Eimer
Director of Donor Relations
Category Stewardship Communications
Institution Type College / University
What fiscal year did this effort occur? 2021
Description Just A Taste is a virtual tasting event concept born out of the need for connecting with alumni, donors, and friends during COVID times. The format is highly customizable and creates a shared experience for all guests in attendance.
What makes this unique We were able to bring a “taste” of our University’s community to guests across the United States and engage in conversations around the University and our greatest needs while having a shared and fun experience from the comfort of our homes/offices.
Outcome Delighted! 97% of our guests participated in the tasting as a part of our annual meeting of our Board of Trustees. They were very engaged, entertained, and impressed by the quality of the products.


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