AFP CALGARY & AREA CHAPTER NOTICE OF ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING
FOLLOWED BY a Special Presentation by Lorie Abernethy, MA, CFRE and 2019 Outstanding Fundraising Professional
Wednesday, June 24, 2020
11:45 am | AGM
12:00 pm | COVID Calisthenics
- Exercising your mind.. developing your craft - through education and CFRE certificationANNUAL GENERAL MEETING AGENDA- Approval of the agenda - Approve the minutes of the previous AGM- Treasurer's report- Approve the audited financial statements- Appoint the auditor for 2020- Receive the President's report- Elect the board slate for 2020/2021- Adjourn the AGMFollowed by the special presentation by Lorie Abernethy, MA, CFRE
Lorie Abernethy, MA, CFRE was recognized as AFP Calgary’s Outstanding Fundraising Professional in 2019. A senior leadership professional with over 30 years comprehensive fundraising and management experience, with significant emphasis in major and planned gifts, strategic planning and implementation, capacity building, staff management, finance and risk management, infrastructure and relationship building. Focused on excellence in Donor Relations and best practices in stewardship. Lorie has extensive experience working with Boards. Lorie has worked with Janus Academy, Mount Royal University and the University of Alberta, along with a number of other charities, and is currently the Executive Director of MEOW Foundation. As well, Lorie has been an active member and volunteer with AFP Calgary throughout her career.
Bringing her unique experience and insight, Lorie will explore the importance of education and professional development opportunities for fundraisers at all levels of experience, including pursuing your CFRE (Certified Fundraising Executive) designation, and what that can mean for your personal and professional growth.