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Advanced Fundraising for Today’s Dynamic World
August 7 @ 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM
We all know the tried and true practices for fund development, but how are we keeping up in today’s rapidly-changing world? This workshop led by Jason Franklin and Tamela Spicer will energize seasoned professionals by helping develop a deeper awareness and understanding of the changing landscape of giving across the country… and around the world.
This workshop will cover:
- Understanding new avenues of giving, including giving circles
- Outlining the giving landscape
- Stewarding 21st century donors, from Baby Boomers to Millennials
FREE for GVSU students/staff with ID
Tamela Spicer, M.A. is the program manager for nonprofit services at the Dorothy A. Johnson Center for Philanthropy at Grand Valley State University. She works primarily with faith-based clients, and specializes in organizational structure, fund development, and strategic planning. Learn more about Tamela.
Jason Franklin, Ph.D. is the Johnson Center’s W.K. Kellogg Community Philanthropy Chair. As holder of the nation’s first endowed chair focused on community philanthropy, he engages in research, teaching, service, and thought leadership to explore and advance the field, nationally and internationally. Learn more about Jason.