Wed20Sep201711:45 am - 1:30 pmThe Renaissance Asheville Hotel | 31 Woodfin Street, Asheville
Adapting for Dollars | Fundraising Across Generations
Each generation is philanthropic, but there are clearly differences in how they give, how they think about giving, and how they want to be engaged.
Hank Dunbar, Manager of the Charitable and Philanthropic Group at First Citizens Bank will offer an overview of those generational differences and provide key characteristic and habits for charitable giving.
Thu21Sep20178:00 am - 10 amCatawba Valley Community College Small Business Center | 2601 21st St Dr SE, Hickory
Building a High Revenue Major Gift Program | The 5 Major Hurdles that are Holding you Back and How to Overcome Them
Back by popular demand, the previously sold out wake-up workshop "Building a High Revenue Major Gift Program: The 5 Major Hurdles that are Holding you Back and How to Overcome Them" will replay in Hickory, followed by discussion.
Time: 8 to 10 a.m.
Program Fee: $10, includes handouts, CFRE credits, and a facilitated discussion
Wed04Oct20177:30 am - 9:00 amHilton Biltmore Park | 43 Town Square Blvd, Asheville
Thu05Oct20178:30 am - 10 amLenoir-Rhyne University | 36 Montford Avenue Room 316, Asheville
Wed18Oct20179:30 am - 2:30 pmWarren Wilson College Gladfelter Student Center | Swannanoa
Each year, foundations and nonprofits throughout the state gather for a "career-fair" style event that serves as an opportunity for foundations and nonprofits to have quick interactions and learn more about each others' funding needs and interests. Participating nonprofits and foundations both have found it useful to learn more about one other.
Thu02Nov20178:30 am - 10 amLenoir-Rhyne University | 36 Montford Avenue Room 316, Asheville
Registration coming soon!
What Does Your Employer Want? Aligning the Boss’s Expectations with the Realities of Fundraising
Join us for a look at what some top leaders had to say and learn how it impacts you, your career and your organization. The session will end with a discussion on how to educate employers on the role fundraising should play in their organization, how to manage expectations, and how to communicate to employers what it is that fundraisers need to carry out their jobs effectively.
Nancy Racette, founding partner and Chief Operating Officer of Development Resources, inc.(DRi), is an accomplished fundraiser and consultant who has successfully partnered with a wide variety of non-profit organizations throughout her career.
Thu07Dec20178:30 am - 10 amLenoir-Rhyne University | 36 Montford Avenue Room 316, Asheville
Registration coming soon!
Why Today’s Tactic Won’t Work with Tomorrow’s Donors
In this session, we’ll drill into charitable data such as the Giving USA numbers and other recent research to better understand the trends effecting donors and fundraisers.
Laura MacDonald is president of Benefactor Group and a Certified Fundraising Executive (CFRE) with more than 25 years experience in nonprofit leadership, fundraising and philanthropy.