Educational Track Workshops Round 6


Apr 28
Fri
Assessing Your Y's Readiness for Planned Giving
Today, 2:15 pm - 3:30 pm
Round 6
Major and Planned Gifts Track
SFD, EX, BD, FV   
Intermediate Level (5+ Years Experience) 

Cathryn France, YMCA of Greater Vancouver, Aileen La Borie (VIP), RBC Wealth Management Service/YMCA of Greater Vancouver

When implemen...

Building Our Philanthropic Future with Cause-Driven Y Boards
Today, 2:15 pm - 3:30 pm
Round 6
Board and Volunteer Development Track
BD, FV, SMY     
Intermediate Level (5+ Years Experience) 

Dan Harris, YMCA of the USA and Dan Kappel, YMCA of the USA

Learn how cause-driven boards are providing fiduciary oversight,...

Developing Transformational Donors
Today, 2:15 pm - 3:30 pm
Round 6
Major and Planned Gifts Track
SFD, PD, EX, BD, FV    
Intermediate Level (5+ Years Experience) 

Martin Leifeld, University of Missouri - St. Louis

So often budgetary pressures and an inadequate understanding of the fundraising...

Stewardship for the Annual Fund: Every Dollar and Every Donor Counts!
Today, 2:15 pm - 3:30 pm
Round 6
Annual Campaign Track
ALL, SMY  
Intermediate Level (5+ Years Experience) 

Linda B. Haley, CFRE, Let's Build Hope, LLC

In our hearts, all fundraisers know that every gift...and every donor count...but limited time and maximum s...

What It Takes to Cultivate that Elusive Culture of Philanthropy
Today, 2:15 pm - 3:30 pm
Round 6
Special Interest Track
ALL
Ron & Susan Rescigno, Rescigno's Marketing Connections

Successful nonprofits, those that thrive in development, know that the organizational culture is vital to their fundraising efforts. Ownership of fundraising and beli...

You Can Raise Major Gifts: Research Proven Methods & Results
Today, 2:15 pm - 3:30 pm
Round 6
Major and Planned Gifts Track
SFD, EX, BD  
Intermediate Level (5+ Years Experience) 

Amy Eisenstein, ACFRE, Amy Eisenstein, LLC

You can really raise major gifts at your small or mid-sized organization!  In this session we rev...

Hitting It Out of the Park - Fundraising as a Team Sport - Boards, Staff, Volunteers and Donors
Today, 2:15 pm - 3:30 pm
Round 6
Special Interest Track
ALL, SMY

Marcy Heim, The Artful Asker

Everyone has a special touch they bring to the relationship process.  Our success depends upon BOTH our methods and our mindset! Join Marcy Heim on a fast-paced journey around her Ar...

Case Study: Grassroots Efforts for Community Philanthropy
Today, 2:15 pm - 3:30 pm

Round 6
Capital Development Track
ALL, SMY
Spanish Translation Available

Reeshemah Davis, YMCA of Metropolitan Fort Worth, Teri McGuill, YMCA of Metropolitan Fort Worth, Regenia Crane (VIP), Mansfield Independent School District/YMCA of Metropolitan Fort W...

Which Comes First - Volunteering or Donating?
Today, 2:15 pm - 3:30 pm
Round 6
Board & Volunteer Development Track
ALL, SMY

Emily Holthaus, YMCA of the USA

A 2015 study completed by Fidelity states that "Eighty-seven percent of volunteers say there is overlap between the organizations they support financially an...

$100,000 in 48 Hours: How to Execute & Maximize a Giving Challenge
Today, 2:15 pm - 3:30 pm
Round 6
Annual Campaign Track
MC, FV    
Intermediate Level (5+ Years Experience) 

Gretchen Hyde, YMCA of the Triangle/Camps Sea Gull and Seafarer, Brandon Blackman, YMCA of the Triangle/Camps Sea Gull & Seafarer 

We have gon...

Endowment Beyond the Basics: Revitalizing, Reimagining & Recharging Your Program
Today, 2:15 pm - 3:30 pm
Round 6
Advanced Forum: Major and Planned Gifts
SFD, EX, BD, FV      
Advanced (15+ Years Experience)

Bruce Berglund, Donor By Design Group, LLC/YMCA Alumni, Mike Bussey, Donor By Design Group, LLC/YMCA Alumni

Endowment is a crit...

Rebranding a Y Camp: Smooth Sailing or Choppy Waters?
Today, 2:15 pm - 3:30 pm
Round 6
Marketing and Communications Track
MC, PD, EX

Kyla Kumar, YMCA of Hamilton/Burlington/Brantford and YMCA Niagara

For more than 60 years, YMCA Wanakita has been delivering a traditional camp experience to children, youth and families. Located on 1,0...