We're All In: Creating an Organizational Culture of Philanthropy

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  • Rockford, IL
  • Apr 19, 2018
Multi-Employer General Business

Event Description

Whether your organization has a full fundraising department or you're a one-person shop,the buy-in and cooperation of the full staff and board can take your fund development strategy from tired to inspired! Fund development professionals at any stage in their career, staff whose work impacts and informs the fund development strategy or who interact with key stakeholders, and board members will gain practical skills, fresh insights, and new strategies to empower their work at this one-of-a-kind event. Bring the whole team to learn from local, regional, and national experts who will inspire every attendee to say: Were All In! Symposium Schedule: 8:30 - 9:00 Registration, Refreshments, Networking9:00 - 9:50 Opening Keynote:Happiness, Habits, & Major Gift Fundraising: Strategies to Survive & Thrive. Amy Eisenstein. Early/Mid-Career Track Breakout Sessions: Prove Your Worth: Metrics for Fundraisers. Emily Keilback. The Major Gifts Challenge: 4 steps to Start and Grow your Major Gifts Program. Amy Eisenstein. Ethics for Fund Development Professionals. Dr. Alicia Shatteman. Integrating Your Fundraising and Marketing Team's Efforts. Emily Hartzog. Veteran Track Breakout Sessions: Burnout Prevention: Empower and Retain your Staff, Board, & Donors. Rebecca Fishman Lipsey. Integrating Your Fundraising and Marketing Team's Efforts. Emily Hartzog. The Science of Fundraising: Recent Discoveries. Dr. Christopher Einolf. Project Management for Fund Development Professionals. Bridget French. Board Member Track Breakout Sessions: Train Your Board Members to Raise Money in Less than 15 Minutes Per Month. Amy Eisenstein. Peer Power Panel: Hear and Learn from Board Members who Excel at Fund Raising. Facilitator: Tiffany Staman, Executive Director, Rockford Area Pregnancy Care Center. **Board members may choose to leave following lunch or stay for the afternoon and attend sessions in either of the two other tracks** 2:50 - 3:40 Closing Keynote: 8 Ways to Ask for Money. Rebecca Fishman Lipsey.3:40 - 4:30 Vendor Fair, Networking, Refreshments All tracks include lunch mid-day. Pay for 4 staff members, bring one board member for free!Pay for 5 staff members, bring a sixth staff person for free! Each keynote and breakout are approved CFRE programs. Presenting Sponsor: Crusader Community Health Foundation Symposium Speakers: Dr. Christopher Einolf Northern Illinois University Director, Center for Nonprofit and NGO Studies Amy Eisenstein Amy Eisenstein, LLC ACFRE, Consultant Bridget French Rockford Public Schools Executive Director of College & Career Readiness Emily Hartzog Chartwell Agency Vice President Emily Keilback Alpine Bank Vice President, Education & Development Rebecca Fishman Lipsey Radical Partners Founder, CEO Dr. Alicia Schatteman Northern Illinois University Associate Professor

Event Date

May 18, 2018