Meet the Funders - June Educational Program

When:  Jun 13, 2023 from 06:00 PM to 07:30 PM (ET)
Associated with  AFP NY, Long Island


Meet the Funders is a chance for fundraisers to find out directly from the funding sources what they are looking for, how your grant request can catch their eye and how to improve fundraising efforts to get the results they want.

Three prominent funders will explore how they make decisions on which grants to fund and which to turn down. Representatives from Long Island Community Foundation – David Okorn – Townwide Fund of Huntington – Alice Marie Rorke – and Emily Tyree – Gallant Collective  - will share how they make strategic funding decisions and how fundraisers can more successfully position their organization for funding.

Panel includes:

Emily Tyree - Gallant Collective

David Okorn - Long Island Community Fund

Alice Marie Rorke - Townwide Fund of Huntington

Full participation in Meet the Funders is applicable for 1.25 points in Category 1.B -Education of the CFRE International application for initial certification and/or recertification.

Light refreshments will be served.


Island Harvest
126 Spagnoli Road
Melville, NY 11747


Shari Peyser