Branch Execs/Center Directors/COOs & Operations Staff
Tuesday, April 24
Meet & Greet in Exhibits Hall
4:30 - 5:15 pm
The connection between operations and development is a critical one. Meet COOs, Branch Executives and Center Directors along with other operations staff who deal with this connection daily. Coordinator for this group is Jen Silvers, District VP, YMCA of South Hampton Roads and former Branch Executive, YMCA of Greater New York
Special Session: 50 Years of Fundraising Wisdom from Clark BakerTuesday, April 24
5:15 - 6:15 pm
In Clark Baker's 50-year career with the YMCA, he raised more than $500 million in philanthropic support. This session will provide concrete advice housed in Clark's stories which are humorous, piognant and achieveable. Learn ideas to use at your Y, understand the important role of leadership in raising funds, how to involve retired Y staff/leaders, and how to develop deep relationships with donors.
Thursday, April 26
Philanthropy Forum: Connecting Operations and Philanthropy
3:45 - 5:00 pm (during Round 7)
Jim Kauffman, YMCA of the USA
Designed for COOs, Branch Executives and Center Directors, the discussion will focus on how to more closely align operations and development and to make recommendations on what NAYDO can do to assist in that effort particularly in relation to Branch Executives and COOs.