Educational Track Workshops Round 7

Apr 28
Communications: Before, During & After a Capital Campaign Project
Today, 3:45 pm - 5:00 pm
Round 7
Marketing and Communications Track
Intermediate (5+ Years Experience)

Sue Ball, YMCA of San Diego County, Sarah Iantosca, YMCA of San Diego County

About to launch your capital campaign but don't know where to star...

Key Secrets to Inspiring Your Board to Fundraise
Today, 3:45 pm - 5:00 pm
Round 7
Board and Volunteer Development Track
ALL, SMY     Intermediate (5+ Years Experience)

Claire Axelrad, J.D., CFRE, Clairification

Frustrated by board members who refuse to fundraise? Uh, oh. When anyone in leadershi...

Philanthropy Forum: Camping Professionals
Today, 3:45 pm - 5:00 pm
Round 7
For all Camping Professionals
Facilitators: John Duntley, Y-USA Senior Camping Specialist and Tom Madeyski, Regional VP Camping, YMCA of San Diego County,

This session will share examples of successful financial development in Y camps.  Bring your success st...

Philanthropy Forum: Global Philanthropy
Today, 3:45 pm - 5:00 pm
Round 7
For all  International Staff and Volunteers

Facilitators:  Mirtha Elena Morales Lizarraga, General Coordinator of Community Development and Social Assistance, YMCA of Mexico City, Mexico, Mary Tikalsky, Director, Y-USA World Service, and Renata Ferrari, Y...

Philanthropy Forum: Young Professionals Class of 2017
Today, 3:45 pm - 5:00 pm
Round 7

Facilitators: Michelle LaRue, YMCA of Pierce & Kitsap Counties, Elizabeth Martin, YMCA of Metro Atlanta

After participating in the Class of 2017 activities as well as sessions with all conference attendees, this closing session is an opportunity to reflect o...

The Art & Science of Retaining Digital Donors
Today, 3:45 pm - 5:00 pm
Round 7
Advanced Forum: Marketing and Communication Track
MC, SMY      
Advanced (15+ Years Experience)

Steven Shattuck, Bloomerang/Launch Case

Retention is your most important fundraising strategy and your online donors are seriously...

Upgrades: The Currency of a Quality Ask
Today, 3:45 pm - 5:00 pm
Round 7
Annual Campaign Track

Ryan Johnson, CFRE, YMCA of the USA, Andrew Powers, YMCA of Greater Rochester, Erik J. Daubert, MBA, ACFRE, YMCA of the USA

Using data gleaned from the Fundraising Fitness Test we've learned that most of o...

Philanthropy Solutions Salon: Dynamic Interactive Roundtable Experience
Today, 3:45 pm - 5:00 pm

Round 7
Philanthropy Forum for ALL

Darian Rodriguez Heyman, Numi Foundation

Join fellow YMCA staff and volunteers for a dynamic executive roundtable as your final educational session at the conference. In this highly interactive yet intimate session, ever...

Development Superheroes Are Made Not Born: "The Only Kryptonite is Thinking You Can't Do It."
Today, 3:45 pm - 5:00 pm
Round 7
Major and Planned Gifts Track

Beverly Lacy, YMCA of Long Island

This session focuses on how to grow your major gifts program with no development department or a small one. Included will be manageable tools to cultivate, engage and grow...

Grant Writing Essentials
Today, 3:45 pm - 5:00 pm
Round 7
Special Interest Track

Linda Hanson-Dorst, MS, YMCA of the USA, Malik Stewart, YMCA of Metropolitan Fort Worth

Foundation, corporate and government grants can broaden your Y's community outreach, program offerings and reve...

Philanthropy Forum: Diversity in Philanthropy
Today, 3:45 pm - 5:00 pm

Round 7

Facilitators: Pam Havlick Hearn, CFRE, NAYDO,  Emily Holthaus, YMCA of the USA, Michael Farris, YMCA of the USA

This Diversity In Philanthropy forum will explore YMCA best practices and strategies to advance philanthropic efforts in communities of d...

Philanthropy Forum: Small Ys
Today, 3:45 pm - 5:00 pm
Round 7
For Staff and Volunteers from YMCAs of $2 M and under

Facilitator:  Shadra Jenkins, Jackson Area YMCA

Join this opportunity for Small Y staff and volunteers to share what they have learned and brainstorm solutions to the challenges to implementation ...