2022 Event Calendar

Date Event Topic / Theme Speaker(s) CEs
3/9/22 Webinar Trends in Not-For-Profit Branding and Design Larissa Montecuollo, Partner / Creative Director and
Lou Leonardis, Partner / Creative Director

3/23/22 Webinar Women Making History: Madam C. J. Walker's Philosophy of Philanthropy A'Lelia Bundles
Author & Journalist
Madam Walker Family Archives

3/30/22 Webinar Development Director + Financial Officer = Fundraising Success Amy Fiore, Managing Director
Sobel Bixel: Consulting for Nonprofits
Amy Karson, CEO
Brand K Partners

5/5/2022 Webinar How Do I Show Up: Fundraising with an IDEA-Focused Lens Jayson Council, Principal
Adjaycent Consulting
Lereca Monik
Chief External Affairs Officer 4.0

5/12/2022 Webinar You're the Trusted Advisor: Manage Communications Strategically, Prepare for Crises & Ensure the Support of Your Most Ardent Stakeholders

Jennifer R. Hudson, APR
ThinkBeyond Public Relations
5/20/2022 Webinar Impact! How to Use Familiar Tools to Tell a Better Fundraising Story Josephine Russo
Strategic Research Manager

5/26/2022 Webinar Engaging Donors of Color Hali Lee, Founding Partner
Radiant Strategies
Dien Yuen, JD/LLM, CAP®, AEP®
Executive Director
Center for Philanthropy and Social Impact at The American College of Financial Services and the Blunt-Nickel Professor in Philanthropy

6/9/22 Whitley Lecture Cryptocurrency Panelists:
Douglas Borge
Chief Operating Officer
Tesla Science Center at Wardenclyffe

Emily Fascilla
Crypto Fundraising Strategist
The Giving Block

Sarah Kershaw
Digital Acquisition Lead
WaterAid America

Moderator: Marc S. Saffren, CFRE
m3 Development Corp.

6/22/2022 Educational Program Perspectives on Philanthropy: Giving USA 2022 and
New Jersey's
Philanthropic Landscape
Wendy McNeil, Major Gifts Officer

Glenn Miller, EVP, Chief Development Officer
RWJBarnabas Health

Jon Paparsenos, VP for University Advancement
Seton Hall University

Caroline Chick, Managing Director
CCS Fundraising

Moderator: Jose Barquin
Senior Vice President
CCS Fundraising

7/14, 7/21 & 7/28/2022 AFP Fundamentals of Fundraising Course (3 consecutive Thursdays) This introductory course provides a comprehensive overview of fundraising principles at the fundamental level. The course content covers the roles and responsibilities of fundraisers, with emphasis on responsibilities you are likely to encounter at the beginning of your career. Presenters:
Laura Amerman, CFRE, Senior Associate
Blue Canoe Philanthropy

Lavinia Awosanya, MBA, CFRE
Chief Development Officer
Food Bank of South Jersey

John Carno, CFRE

Jeanette Corris, Vice President of Philanthropy
Hackensack Meridian Health Foundation

George T. Hayes, CFRE, Chief Consultant
GTH Consulting

Natalie R. Krauser, CFRE
Associate Director of Development

Shawna Rodgers, CFRE, Principal
Silverstreet Fundraising

Course Hosts:
Kyle Gardner, CFRE, Director of Direct Response
Charity Navigator

Jennifer M. Vriens, CFRE, Grants Director

9/22/22 Educational Program Learn These Simple Words to Tap Into Donor Wealth Russell James, III, Ph.D., J.D., CFP
Professor of Charitable Financial Planning
Texas Tech University

10/13/2022 Educational Program From Death’s Door to Enduring Success: Five choices that will help you make the greatest impact Stephanie Austin
Volunteer, Advocate & Cardiac Arrest Survivor
American Heart Association Greater Philadelphia

Trish Kendall
Inspirational Speaker and Business Consultant
Trish Kendall | Choose & Become

10/27/2022 Educational Program The Toothpaste Chronicles
What Happens When You're Ethically Squeezed?
Paul  A. Dunne, CFRE
Executive Vice President
Catapult Fundraising

11/17/22 Full Day Conference 42nd Annual AFP-NJ Conference on Philanthropy The most interesting people in the field will be addressing the most important issues of today, and the trends of tomorrow.

11/17/22 Awards Celebration Excellence in Philanthropy Awards Celebration This year our Awards Celebration takes place during lunch at our full-day Conference on Philanthropy.

12/8/22 Educational Program & Year-End Celebration Asking for Good - Fear Less. Raise More. SHINE ON! Marcy Heim
The Artful Asker
Marcy Heim Consulting


Our 2022 programs were approved for CEs by CFRE International. 

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