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July 16, 2018
Food for Thought
Northern Trust • 755 Beachland Blvd
8:30 am - 10:00 am
"Philanthroculture - Understanding and Implementing Cultural Differences in Fundraising"
presented by Dr. Lilya Wagner, CFRE
At a time when nonprofit leaders find themselves in an increasingly diverse philanthropic environment, understanding how to harness the power of cultural diversity is essential. This session will be interactive, with Q/A, and cover the following:
- Information and insights about specific population groups and their cultures, traditions, and practices in North America that affect and influence philanthropy.
- Examples from current practices and experiences.
- Suggestions for the culturally-proficient professional, particularly in fundraising.
Dr. Wagner's Bio
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August 8 - 9, 2018
CFRE Review Course
presented by Janet Ginn, CFRE
Northern Trust • 755 Beachland Boulevard
8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Are you interested in becoming a Certified Fund Raising Executive (CFRE) or just expanding your fundraising knowledge?
In order to truly prepare for the CFRE Exam, you need more than just fundraising knowledge. You need an understanding of the thoughts and methods used in the creation of the exam. Join Janet K. Ginn, CFRE as she shares her many years of experience from her perspective as a CFRE Board Member, CFRE Exam Committee Chair, and CFRE Subject Matter Expert.
$125 per person
Price includes materials & breakfast & lunch each day
AFP Indian River is offering three scholarships for AFP Indian River members only.
Scholarship applications must be received by July 2, 2018.
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When: August 8 & August 9, 2018 from 8:30 am – 5:00 pm
Where: Northern Trust • 755 Beachland Blvd, Vero Beach
Cost: $125 includes course materials and breakfast and lunch each day
About the Presenter
Janet Ginn, CFRE has spent more than 30 years assisting nonprofit organizations with fundraising and operational management. She has raised philanthropic dollars in 32 countries and the 50 United States. As a nonprofit executive with a history of successfully delivering sustainable financial, operational and policy gains for organizations, you will find her enthusiastic and committed to the philanthropic arena. She is dedicated to building lasting relationships and has a deep desire to work with organizations that truly make a difference in the lives of others. Mrs. Ginn is best known for her educational seminars for donors, professional fundraisers, advisors and global partnerships.
Currently, Mrs. Ginn is the President & CEO of the Pines of Sarasota Foundation.
Membership Directory Updated June 9, 2018
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If you are planning on working toward your CFRE and have any questions regarding the process or exam, please contact any of the chapter's thirteen CFREs listed below who will be more than happy to advise you:
Kerry Bartlett, CFRE
Ginny Blossom, CFRE
Shannon McGuire Bowman, CFRE
Peggy Gibbs, CFRE
Stephen Higgins, CFRE
Richard Johnson, CFRE
Dolores Korf, CFRE
Kathleen Kowanic, CFRE
Judith Lemoncelli, CFRE
Lenora Ritchie, CFRE
Beverly Sanders, CFRE
Beverly Smith, CFRE
Monique Olson, CFRE
CFRE Application Summary and Information.