Fundraising and Development are Not the Same--Bold Leaders Know the Difference
To many people outside the advancement office, "development" and "fundraising" are synonymous. Casual observers equate the development office with raising money, pure and simple.-Mark Drozdowski (The Chronicle of Philanthropy, 2003). “What it comes down to is fundraising is a function of development, and development is a function of advancement" may be the conclusion. Regardless, you have to put it all together and know when and how to make the Ask. Learn how to put it all together at this session with Melissa, Melody, and Shanta.
5:30 pm Dinner
Guest Speakers: Melissa Hendricks, APR, CFRE, Centers for Youth and Families Foundation Director & Melody Sugg, Executive Director, Cystic Fibrosis Foundation @ 6 pm
Guest Speaker: Shanta Baro, Director of Development and Outreach, HIPPY USA @ 7 pm