Capital Region Fundraising Day (CRFD)
is the largest conference for fundraising professionals in our area. CRFD is a full day of professional development, networking, and collaboration with industry peers and community supporters alike.
Whether you’ve made your career as a fundraiser, or are new to the field, join us for this insightful, exciting, and energizing day to celebrate the work we all do to advance the missions of so many great causes here in the Capital Region.
This year's keynote speaker is Julia Campbell
. Julia Campbell
is on a mission to make the digital world a better place. Through speaking and consulting, she guides organizations of all sizes on the best uses of social media and storytelling to build communities, showcase impact, and advance their causes.
Julia wrote her book Storytelling in the Digital Age: A Guide for Nonprofits as a roadmap for social change agents who want to build movements using engaging digital storytelling techniques.
Based north of Boston, Julia has happy clients spanning the globe from Moscow to San Francisco. She has provided keynote talks, workshops, and training to Meals on Wheels America, the Make-A-Wish Foundation, the Boys & Girls Clubs of America, and Facebook.
Julia is a frequent contributor to Nonprofit Tech for Good, Social Media Today, Maximize Social Business, Elevation Web, Network for Good, Wild Apricot, and others.
Her passion is to get organizations and change makers to stop spinning their wheels and start getting real results using digital tools. Check out her blog here