Capital Region Fundraising Day is the largest conference for fundraising and development professionals in our area, offering professional development, networking, and collaboration with industry peers and community supporters alike.
This year’s conference will be held virtually. Whether you’ve made your career as a fundraiser, or are new to the field, we hope you’ll join for an insightful and energizing day to celebrate the work we all to do advance the missions of so many great causes here in the Capital Region and beyond.
Capital Region Fundraising Day is produced by the Hudson-Mohawk Chapter of the Association of Fundraising Professionals (AFP). AFP is an international organization that fosters development and growth of fundraising professionals and promotes high ethical standards in the fundraising profession.
For more information about programs, membership, or getting involved, visit our website at community.afpnet.org/afpnyhudsonmohawkchapter or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
DATE AND TIME
Wednesday, November 10, 2021
8:45am – 3:15pm
Followed by a virtual celebration of this year's National Philanthropy Day Award Winners!
Virtual via Zoom. Link will be sent to registrants the week of the conference.
AFP and Charitable Gift Planners Members
Welcome and Opening Remarks
Julia Campbell "How to Drive Donor Engagement with Social Media & Storytelling"
Sharolyn Payton "Cultivating Authentic Connections with Diverse Communities"11:15am
Laurey Goldberg & Susan Warshany "Your Planned Giving Marketing Today: Not the Same Old, Same Old"
Breakout Session 4 (details coming soon!)2:00pm
Keynote Speaker: Claire Axelrad “Philanthropy, Not Fundraising: How to Reframe Your Nonprofit’s Approach”3:15pm
National Philanthropy Day Awards CeremonyCLICK HERE TO REGISTER!