Fundraising Boot Camp

Wednesday, March 23, 2022

8:30 AM - Noon

Cleveland Yachting Club
200 Yacht Club Drive, Rocky River, Ohio 44116

AFP welcomes you back to an in-person Fundraising Bootcamp! It’s a new year and we are all about helping you advance for your career. Over the course of a half-day session, topics will explore: how to leverage your leadership style for fundraising and governance; the landscape for integrating technology and data into your fundraising success; and how the skills you strengthen as a development professional can open doors to diverse career opportunities.

3.5 CFRE Credits Approved



Continental Breakfast will be provided.

9:00 am | Welcome, Announcements, Jessica Malone, AFPGC Secretary
9:15 am | Choose 2 Lead: Coffee & Leadership ConversationAmy Kubacki, Choose 2 Lead LLC, AFP Board Member (Moderator); Jim Kubacki, President, St. Edward High School, Author of Choose to Lead,
With a focus on the education sector, in this fireside-style conversation, explore how a personal belief systems and a focus on leadership can drive mission, vision and fundraising strategy.
10:00 am | Break
10:10 am | Trends in AI, Data Management and Philanthropy, Michael London, Fundraising Technology and Process Expert
Technology, innovation and data drives every aspect of today’s businesses, same rings true for the business of giving. Learn about the trends and best practices driving fundraising success behind the scenes.

10:55 am | Break
11:00 am | Career Transition and Transferrable Skills in Development: A Panel Discussion, Matt Carter, Grants Plus (Moderator); Tom Gill, Urban Community School; April Walker, Philanthropy for the People; Vince Farinacci, The Village at Marymount
Many people fall into fundraising, but what happens when you’re ready to explore a new chapter? Hear how a foundation built in advancement opened new doors for these outstanding professionals.

11:55 am | Closing Remarks, Matt Carter, AFPGC President Elect
Noon | Adjourn

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Cost to Attend:
Non-Members: $45/person
AFP Members: $35/person


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