Educational Track Workshops Round 5


Apr 28
Fri
Bequest Campaign To Boost Your Heritage Club
Today, 10:45 am - 12:00 pm
Round 5
Major and Planned Gifts Track
ALL

Suzanne Nunn (VIP), YMCA of Greater Long Beach Board Member, Josh Sullenberger, YMCA of Dayton, OH, Bonnie MacFadyen, YMCA of Moncton, James McMaken, Miami County YMCA

Most planned gifts are bequests. This session ...

Capital Campaign Success - Sharing 165 Years of Experience
Today, 10:45 am - 12:00 pm

Round 5
Capital Development Track
NFD, SFD, PD, EX, BD, FV, SMY

Tisa Blackmore, Moderator, Netzel Grigsby Associates/YMCA Alumni, Steve Willmont, Moderator, Netzel Grigsby Associates/YMCA Alumni, Alan Hostrup, YMCA of Metropolitan Los Angeles, Sue Ball, YMCA of S...

Direct Response: Taking the Annual Support Campaign Message to Potential Donors
Today, 10:45 am - 12:00 pm
Round 5
Annual Campaign Track
SFD, MC, EX, FV, SMY   
Intermediate Level (5+ Years Experience) 

Pamela Barden, CFRE, PJ Barden, Inc.

With so much "noise" in the marketplace, YMCAs must find ways to break through the clutter,...

Effective Foundation Fundraising
Today, 10:45 am - 12:00 pm

Round 5
Special Interest Track
SFD, EX, BD, FV   
Intermediate Level (5+ Years Experience) 

Darian Rodriguez Heyman, Numi Foundation

To maximize impact, nonprofits must constantly look out for new funding opportunities, and al...

From Alumni Relations to Grateful Patient: Bringing the University & Healthcare Models into the Y - The Secret Sauce for Long-Term Donor Engagement
Today, 10:45 am - 12:00 pm
Round 5
Advanced Forum: Special Interest Track
SFD, ED  
Advanced (15+ Years Experience)

Robyn Furness-Fallin, CFRE, Oglethorpe University/YMCA Alumni, Courtney Weiland, CFRE, ThedaCare Family of Foundations/YMCA Alumni

Three key elements build...

The Art & Science of Donor Loyalty: 8 Ways to Deliver Happiness & Get More & Bigger Gifts
Today, 10:45 am - 12:00 pm
Round 5
Annual Campaign Track
ALL  
Intermediate Level (5+ Years Experience) 

Claire Axelrad, J.D., CFRE, Clarification

There's both are and science to strategic donor-centered stewardship that ensures donors stick w...

The New Language of Fundraising: Magic Words to Raise More Money
Today, 10:45 am - 12:00 pm
Round 5
Special Interest Track
ALL, SMY   
Intermediate Level (5+ Years Experience) 

Cindi Phallen, Create Possibility/YMCA Alumni

Every Y needs to raise dollars to fund their important mission work, and yet the # 1 complaint among st...

Boards on Fire to Raise More Money Joyfully
Today, 10:45 am - 12:00 pm
Round 5
Board and Volunteer Development Track
SFD, EX, BD, FV   
Intermediate Level (5+ Years Experience) 

Susan Howlett, Consultant, Author, Trainer

If your board members are not participating optimally in fundraising, there may be s...

Dynamics of a Successful Development Team - How to Best Leverage Your CEO, Board & Staff to Build Relationships and Raise More Money
Today, 10:45 am - 12:00 pm
Round 5
Board and Volunteer Development Track
SFD, EX, BD, FV    
Intermediate Level (5+ Years Experience) 

Heidi James, YMCA of San Francisco, Lauren Bruce, YMCA of San Francisco, Matt Hitchcock, YMCA of San Francisco

Building an eff...

Engaging Teens in Philanthropy
Today, 10:45 am - 12:00 pm
Round 5
Special Interest Track
ALL

Kim Looby, Triangle2 Solutions, Megan Looby, YMCA of Metro Atlanta/Northwest Family Y

Are you seeing the youth and teens involved in your Y for the value they could bring to your fundraising? As an organization which focu...

Evaluating Events: To Plan or NOT to Plan
Today, 10:45 am - 12:00 pm
Round 5
Special Interest Track
NFD, SFD, MC, EX, FV, SMY     

Reagan Goodnough, YMCA of Metro Atlanta 

Is that fundraising or community event you are considering worth the effort? Learn how to evaluate events BEFORE you start planning! ...

Beyond the Thank You Note: The Importance of Year-Round Donor Stewardship
Today, 10:45 am - 12:00 pm
Round 5 (repeat of same session during Round 4)
Annual Campaign Track
ALL, SMY
Spanish Translation Available

Mary Kay Polston, CFRE, YMCA of the USA

Donor stewardship is so much more than a thank you note and a tax receipt.  It's about deep...