Fundraising Passport






We are thrilled to bring you our 2021 Fundraising Passport Series! Due to COVID-19 restrictions our Lehigh Valley Philanthropy Institute has been postponed and will return in Spring of 2022.
Our 2021 Fundraising Passport series, gives you valuable educational programs right at your fingertips.
 
Please find the scheduled educational webinars, in-person networking and trainings included with purchase of your passport series below: 



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FUNDRAISING PASSPORT DETAILS:
  • $149/$199 (AFP Members/Non-Members).
  • Similar price as Lehigh Valley Philanthropy Institute, more CFRE credits and programs.
  • Guaranteed 10 CFRE credits.
  • Grants you access to virtual education sessions, affinity groups, and networking opportunities from August to October 2021.
  • Includes in-person IDEA Summit held at DeSales University and led by IDEA experts Scott Blair, Kumari Ghafoor-Davis, and Tyrone Russell





 
2021 Program Line-Up
 
-Tuesday, August 24th from 4:00-6:00 PM: In-person networking: Black River Farms: Bethlehem, PA (Details to follow)
- Wednesday, September 1st from 4:30-6:30 PM: Notch Kitchen 4:30-6:30pm In-person networking: Allentown, PA (Details to follow)

-Monday, September 20th at 12 PM Virtual Education Session led by Ashley Russo, ASR Media, Kristine Ortiz, KLO Events and Tina Hasselbusch, Social T Marketing. With an organizational perspective from Marc Rittle of New Bethany Ministries.

TOPIC: Finding Oz – Behind the Content Curtain

-Wednesday, September 23rd from 4:00-6:00 PM: In-person networking: Mesa Modern Kitchen; Easton, PA (Details to follow)
 

- Wednesday, September 22nd at 12 PM: Virtual Education Session
led by Tracey Johnson, Northampton Community College and Fonta Reilly, Greater Lehigh Valley United Way
TOPIC: Fundamentals of Grant Management



-Wednesday, September 29th: In-person half-day IDEA Summit with a Keynote led by Scott Blair, Associate VP of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion at DeSales University.
Join the AFP Eastern PA Chapter on Wednesday, September 29 from 9AM- 12PM for a hybrid in-person and virtual half-day IDEA Summit with a keynote led by Scott Blair, Associate VP of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion at DeSales University.
 
In-person Schedule: 
  • 8:30 AM - Registration
  • 9:00 AM Boxed Breakfast & Networking
  • 9:30 AM Keynote address
  • 10:00 AM Break and Networking
  • 10:15 AM Workshop Choice #1
  • 11:00 AM Break and Networking
  • 11:15 AM Workshop Choice #2
  • 12 PM Adjourn
Virtual Schedule: 
  •  9:00 AM Sign-in/networking 
  •  9:30 AM Keynote Address
  • 10:00 AM Break and Networking
  • 10:15 AM Workshop Choice #1
  • 11:00 AM Break and Networking
  • 11:15 AM Workshop Choice #2
  • 12 PM Adjourn
Breakout Workshops led by: Kumari Ghafoor-Davis, Tyrone Russell and Scott Blair
  • Workshop #1: Foundation of IDEA
  • Workshop #2: Race and Impact: Courageous Conversations with Funders and Donors
  • Workshop #3: Bias and How it Impacts Thinking


- Wednesday, October 6th at 12 PM: Virtual Education Session with Cindy Bergvall 
TOPIC: The Trifecta: The Intersection of Development, Program and Finance to Improve Outcomes, Tell Your Story and Increase Funding

 
- Wednesday, October 13th at 12 PM: Virtual Education Session with CCS Fundraising 
TOPIC: Doubling Down on Digital: How to optimize the digital experience in the post-pandemic world

- Friday, October 15th at 12 PM: Virtual Education Session: A Conversation with Erin Meegan, Deputy Chief of Staff for Congresswoman Wild and Joseph Uliana, Founder of J.M. Uliana & Associates: 

TOPIC: Uncovering the Process Around Earmarks and Partnership Development to Secure Government Funding.

-Wednesday, October 20th at 12 PM: Virtual Education Session with Tammy Zonker:

TOPIC: Keeping Donors Close in a Socially Distanced World

  
-Wednesday October 27th at 12 PM: Virtual Education and Panel Discussion with Natasha Ljuljic, Dawn Godshall and Michael Tukeva. Moderated by Rebecca McAtee and Sandra Bieber.


TOPIC: Leading the Way for Inclusion, Diversity, Equity and Access Within Your Organization
PLEASE NOTE: All virtual education sessions, in-person networking and trainings may be purchased a la carte. Details on specific times for all events and educational sessions will be released prior to August 31st, 2021.