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NATIONAL PHILANTHROPY DAY NOMINATIONS

2018 SPONSORS

Major Sponsor

Supporting Sponsors

Award Categories

Suggestions for a Strong Application

Nomination Format Requirements

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FOUNDATION FUNDRAISING
 

        

Foundation Fundraising: What’s New and What’s Next in Lake County — and Beyond!


Thursday, May 10, 2018

Lakeland Community College, Holden University Center
4242 OH-306
Kirtland, OH 44094

3 CFRE credits APPROVED

 

Speakers:
Dave Holmes
, Cleveland Lead, Foundation Center (Intro to Proposal Writing)
Naomi Worthington & Kari Mirkin, 
Grants Plus (Up Your Grant Writing Game)

Panelists:
Jeanine Gergel, The William Bingham Foundation
Karen Hooser, 
The Reinberger Foundation
Erin Deimling, 
PNC Bank
Bob Cahen, 
Lakeland Foundation

View Speaker Bios

Agenda:
10:00 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. – Registration and Networking
10:30 a.m. to 11:45 a.m. – Morning Programs
12:00 p.m. to 12:30 p.m. – Lunch
12:30 p.m. to 1:45 p.m. – Panel Discussion

Price Member $60.00
Non-Member $75.00
 
MAY 31, 2018 PROGRAM
                                

 

Making Your Special Event Special Again: Tips from the Experts

Thursday, May 31, 2018


The Foundation Center

1422 Euclid Ave, Suite 1600
Cleveland, OH 44115

7:30 a.m. to 8:00 a.m. – Registration and Networking
8:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. – Presentation

1 CFRE Credit pending

Is your special event getting stale? Learn how to revitalize your special event and make it special again using your venue, auctions, special drawings, theme, appeal, technology, and more! Fundraising Event Expert Dianne Kleber will be sharing industry trends and best practices for revitalizing fundraising events while a panel of event experts from various Cleveland-based nonprofit organizations will be on-hand to share specific advice and their own best practices! Whether you’re looking to reach a younger crowd by implementing fundraising technology or raise more with a higher ticket price by adding more value to your event, these experts will have the answers.

Moderator:
Dianne Kleber, Senior Director, National Sales, Gesture

Panelists:
Megan Birman, Events Specialist, Akron-Canton Regional Foodbank
Kevin Grissinger, Special Events Manager, Greater Cleveland Food Bank
Jessica Cartagena, Specialist, Donor Engagement & Outreach Events, Cuyahoga Community College

View Bios

NEW MEMBERS
  Rachel Telegdy – North Coast Community Homes

Jean Turcu – Jennings

NEIGHBORHOOD NEWS
27th Annual Planned Giving Day & James P. Conway Mentor of the Year Award
Thursday, May 3, 2018

Crowne Plaza Cleveland South
5300 Rockside Rd.
Independence, OH 44131

Planned Giving Day is Northern Ohio’s premier educational event for professionals involved with charitable gift planning; featuring expert speakers on timely gift planning topics & strategies.

Join us as we honor Charles M. Miller, JD, AEP®, Senior Director of Planned Giving, Case Western Reserve University, with the James P. Conway Mentor of the Year Award.

Breakfast Keynote: Chris Ronayne, AICP – University Circle, Inc. View Bio

Lunch Keynote: Lynne Wester, Donor Relations Guru Group View Bio


AGENDA

BE THE CAUSE

 Donate to BE the CAUSE and acknowledge up to three professional mentors: this is an opportunity to thank mentors who have helped shape your fundraising career. Simply check the ‘Thank a Mentor’ box and include contact information for your mentor(s). We will send a letter notifying them that you have made a gift in honor of the help and support they provided to you.


  BE the CAUSE Fast Facts:

– Over the past three years, it has allowed AFP Greater Cleveland to distribute more than $10,000 in scholarships
– All funds raised will be split 62/38 between our local chapter and AFP international

SAVE THE DATE
June 15, 2018 – Giving USA

September 14, 2018 – Nonprofit Career Bootcamp

October 4, 2018 – Clam Bake Social

November 2, 2018 – National Philanthropy Day 2018

November 30, 2018 – Annual Meeting 

Association of Fundraising Professionals Greater Cleveland Chapter 

4036 Center Road, Suite B * Brunswick, OH 44212 * (216) 696-1613 

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