Major Gifts

When:  Apr 29, 2020 from 11:30 AM to 1:00 PM (ET)
Need to know more about major gifts? We have the answer for you! Andrew Steele from Wittenberg University will join us in April to make your major gifts programs soar!

Registration links:
Members: $10, Potential Members: $15, Students & Retired: $5
Register at:

Wednesday, April 29, 2020
11:30am - 1:00pm

Register by Monday, April 27th
Online via Zoom
Connection details provided upon registration

About Andrew: 

Andrew G. Steele, Wittenberg University Class of 2010, is the vice president for advancement and director of campaigns in Wittenberg’s Office of Advancement. 

Andrew SteelePrior to Wittenberg, Steele oversaw the advancement efforts for ELCA Missionary Sponsorship, Young Adults in Global Mission, Global Ministry Projects, and the International Women Leaders initiative. To date, these ministries have received more than $30 million in revenue as part of the comprehensive $198 million goal of Always Being Made New: The Campaign for the ELCA. In each year Steele has served as director, ELCA Global Mission has achieved double-digit increases in revenue while also establishing endowment funds for two of the four mission priorities. Previous to ELCA, he managed donor relations for the same campaign after serving as a senior major gifts officer for United Way of Metropolitan Chicago.

During his time at Wittenberg, Steele, who earned his B.A. in sociology, found his calling after participating in the University’s unique Lesotho, Africa, service-learning experience, which led him to found BLOOM Africa, a 501(c)3 not-for-profit organization working to strengthen communities and empower orphans in Lesotho.

Originally from New Jersey, Steele has been an active member of Wittenberg’s Alumni Board. He also serves on the Board of Directors for We Raise Foundation and Friends of Lesotho. A former ELCA Young Adult in Global Mission volunteer in South Africa, Steele still leads annual cultural immersion trips to Lesotho and South Africa.


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Ericka Harney