Request for Proposals (RFP)

Request for proposals (RFP)

Call for Speakers

As we gear up for this year’s conference, we are seeking dynamic and knowledgeable speakers who can contribute their expertise and insights to make this conference a resounding success.


Why Should You Consider Speaking at Our Conference?

Planet Philanthropy is a premier gathering of fundraising professionals, nonprofit leaders, and philanthropy experts. It provides a unique platform to share your expertise, connect with a diverse audience, and make a significant impact in the world of fundraising. By participating as a speaker, you will:

  • Expand Your Network: Connect with a wide range of professionals and organizations in the nonprofit sector.
  • Showcase Your Expertise: Share your knowledge, insights, and best practices with an engaged audience.
  • Gain Recognition: Enhance your personal and professional brand by being a part of this prestigious event.
  • Contribute to a Cause: Your participation supports our mission to advance philanthropy and fundraising efforts.


Who Should Submit Proposals?

We are looking for speakers who are experienced and passionate about the field of fundraising and philanthropy. If you have expertise in areas such as donor relations, grant writing, prospect research, special events management, annual giving and other key fundraising topics, we encourage you to submit a proposal.


How to Submit Your Proposal:

To be considered as a speaker at Planet Philanthropy, please complete the Speaker Proposal Submission Form HERE


The deadline for proposal submissions is December 1, 2023. We will review all proposals carefully, and selected speakers will be notified by the end of January.


If you have any questions or need further information about the speaker RFP, please reach out to Josh Hirsch at


  • Donor Relations, Stewardship, and Prospect Research

  • Grant Writing and Planned Giving

  • Marketing and Social Media

  • Special Events

  • Annual Giving and Direct Mail

  • IDEA and Executive Leadership

Important dates to remember

October 23, 2023 - RFP open for submission
December 1, 2023 - Deadline to submit RFP
Speaker confirmations should be made in late January, early February.