Fundraising in Tough Times: Focusing Your Development Super Powers

When:  Apr 18, 2023 from 06:00 PM to 07:30 PM (ET)
Associated with  AFP NY, Long Island

Join us on April 18 when our special guest speaker is Eric Rezsnyak, Senior Vice President and Chief Research Officer at GOBEL Group, the leading consulting firm dedicated to healthcare philanthropy.

The fundraising industry has survived several challenging years – and they’re not over yet. The economic outlook for 2023 looks rocky at best. Is your organization poised to weather the storm? Do you have a plan of attack should the country fall into a recession? Learn about what historical trends tell us about fundraising in challenging economic times and receive guidance on where industry experts say you should be focusing your time and resources in lean times. 

Eric Rezsnyak joined GOBEL in January 2022, after spending more than 20 years in journalism and development. Prior to GOBEL, he served as the Director of Prospect Management and Research at Northwell Health, the largest health care provider in New York state with 22 hospitals and more than 830 outpatient facilities. At the Northwell Health Foundation, he managed the Prospect Research and Database teams as they worked toward the completion of a $1 billion campaign. He also served on the Foundation’s internal committees devoted to equity & diversity and technology. Previously he also served as Assistant Director of Prospect Research at Massachusetts General Hospital and came to development following a 15-year career in journalism. Eric holds a B.A. in Magazine Journalism from the S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications at Syracuse University and resides in Queens, NY. He is the creator and host of the Great Pop Culture Debate podcast (

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CFRE Credits: Full participation in  “Fundraising in Tough Times: Focusing Your Development Super Powers” is applicable for 1.25 points in Category 1.B -Education of the CFRE International application for initial certification and/or recertification.


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