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When:  May 17, 2019 from 8:30 AM to 10:00 AM (ET)
Where:   National Apartment Association, 4300 Wilson Blvd, Suite 800, Arlington, VA, 22203, US

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National Apartment Association
4300 Wilson Blvd
Arlington, VA 22203

May 17, 8:30 AM - 10:00 AM (ET)


In this workshop, you'll learn the real reasons why many boards don't have 100 percent giving, and what you can do about it if yours is one of them.
Your instructor, Linda Lysakowski, ACFRE, had more than thirty years' experience as a nonprofit staff member, consultant, and board member. She is also the author of Charity Channel's Guide to Board Giving (among other books), and she's going to give you her secrets for getting boards to give. You'll hear some good, bad, and ugly stories about board giving.

Take aways:
• Understand why boards don't give
• Learn when is the right time to ask board members
• Understand who should ask the board members for their commitment
• Know what to do when board members won't give

Linda Lysakowski, ACFRE 

Linda is one of just over one hundred professionals worldwide to hold the ACFRE (Advanced Certified Fund Raising Executive) designation. She has trained more than 40,000 development professionals and is the author of numerous books including Fundraising as a Career, Capital Campaigns, Raise More Money from Your Business Community, Fundraising for the GENIUS, Quick Guide to Board Giving, and more. She has co-edited, co-authored and contributed to many more books and has published in the fiction realm as well with The Matriarch, The Face of Jesus and the Face of Jesus Study Guide. Linda enjoys meeting and mentoring budding authors and nonprofit professionals and can be eached at, through her website at, or


 “Full participation in Nonprofit Leaders: Wait, Don't Fire Your Board (Vet) Because They Don't Give is applicable for 1.5 points in Category 1.B – Education of the CFRE International application for initial certification and/or recertification.” 

Make sure to track the events you attend; you are responsible for submitting this information to CFRE for credit. As an Approved Provider, our events listed as qualifying for CFRE credits will already be accounted for by CFRE International, so no additional documentation should be required from us.

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