2020 Topics & Speakers

Monthly Topics and Speakers for 2020

2020 AFP-NM meetings & events

January 9 - New Year's Happy Hour at HB Construction
February 20 - Affinity Group Launch Brown Bag Lunch at United Way of Central New Mexico
POSTPONED: March 12 - 2020 Funders Forum and Fundraisers Academy at CNM Workforce Training 
April 23 - FUNDRAISING - What Should I Be Doing Right Now? Joan Wood, CFRE (via ZOOM) - 1 CFRE credit

June 29 -  Equity Considerations in Fundraising Workshops - via ZOOM/Monique Salhab & Kendra Toth - RACED
(1) Personal Journey Through Race, Color & Culture - 1.25 CFRE credits (2) White Fragility - 1.25 CFRE credits
July 13 -Transgender 101 with Adrian Lawyer, Transgender Resource Center of NM - 2.5 CFRE credits
August 13 - Creating Culturally Inclusive Strategies & Messaging with Brandale Mills Cox, Inclusive Market Research - 1.5 CFRE credits
August 25 - Disability Inclusion & Accessibility: An Introduction to De-Constructing Ableism with Jessie Calero, Mandy's Farm - 1.5 CFRE credits

September - Date & Time TBA- Book Club Discussion Decolonizing Wealth: Indigenous Wisdom to Heal Divides and Restore Balance by Edgar Villanueva. Facilitated by Robert Nelson, Pivotal, and Kendra Toth, RACED

September 24 - A Safe Space for BIPOC Fundraisers with Annie Sanchez, Mariposa Strategies
November 12 - National Philanthropy Day 
December TBD - Fundraiser of the Year Luncheon Program

Past Topics & Speakers

2019 AFP-NM meetings & events

January 25 (FRIDAY) - Sharing Strategies, Challenges & Successes for Small Social Profits/Panel moderated by Juaquin Moya (Horizons ABQ) with Debbie Johnson (TenderLove Community Center) & Allison Hendricks-Smith (Christina Kent Early Childhood Center)
February 14 - Disability Inclusion & Accessibility in Fundraising & Volunteer Programs/Jessie Calero (Mandy's Farm) 1 CFRE credit
March 26 - AFP-NM Funders Forum 2019 & Academy/National Hispanic Cultural Center - Media Desk Nonprofit Communications Toolkit - 3 CFRE credits
April 11 - Nonprofit Financials 101/Cecillia Rivas (United Way of Central NM) 1 CFRE credit
May 9 - The Proper Care & Feeding of Fundraising Volunteers/Panel: Lynn Trojahn, Rachel Gupton, Yoshida Naidoo & Bettye Presley - 1 CFRE credit
June 13 - From For Profit to Nonprofit Resource Development & Leadership - Panel: LaDonna Hopkins, Bob Goodman, Beverly McMillan, John Nichols - I CFRE credit
July - No monthly meeting
August 8 - Addressing Burnout: Beyond Bubble Baths & Bonbons/Jade Richardson Bock (New Mexico Donor Services) -1 CFRE credit
September 12 - The Fundamentals of Effective Governance/Linley Daly (Daly Consulting) - 1 CFRE credit
October 10 - No monthly meeting
November 14 - National Philanthropy Day (no monthly meeting)
December 12 - No monthly meeting

2018 AFP-NM meetings & events
January 11 - How to Get the Most of Funders Forum/Clint Wells (CNM Foundation) and Ron Epps (Intel)
February 15 - Funders Forum
March 8 - New Tax Code and What It Means for Your Donors/BPW&C CPAs
April 12 - Dominate Social Media/Kristyn Fox (Outfox Digital) and Julia Olivas
May 10 - Storytelling/Jennifer Mastriopolito (United Way of Central NM)
June 14 - Transformational Giving/Panel: Joe Rizza, CFRE (President, Presbyterian Healthcare Foundation), Agnes Noonan (President, WESST Enterprise Center), Julie Bowdich (Philanthropist); facilitated by Pam Hurd-Knief (Mind Research Network, WESST)
July - No monthly meeting
August 9 - Navigating Difficult Conversations in a Volatile Landscape/Dr. Jackie Hood (UNM Anderson School of Management)
September 13 - Ethics in Today's Nonproft World/Panel: Duffy Swan (Chairman, French Funerals & Cremations), Randy Mascorella (Executive Director, Special Olympics New Mexico), Beverly McMillan (Family Advocacy Center Coordinator, United Way of Central NM); facilitated by Linley Daly (President/CEO DalyConsulting & AFP Board, Ethics Chair)
October 24 (4th Wednesday) - Economic Forecast for Fundraising in New Mexico/Jeffrey Mitchell (Director, UNM's Bureau of Business and Research)
November 8 - National Philanthropy Day (no monthly meeting)
December 13 - Elements of a Best Practice Fundraising Program/2018 Fundraiser of the Year - Giuseppe "Joe" Rizza (President, Presbyterian Healthcare Foundation) and his team: Melanie Hitchcock, Diana Hunt and Rick Scott

Seasons luncheonSarah - Rich - Michael
Pam & Suzanne
Funders Forum 2018Melissa & Linley