Our Events

2020 Workshops and Events
Workshop luncheons are usually held on the third Thursday, 11:45 am-1:15 pm.
at Bridgewater Retirement Community (unless otherwise noted).

Meetings consist of a program with a guest speaker, a buffet lunch, a short business meeting, and networking time.
Cost is $20 for members, free for first-time guests first time, and $30 for all other guests. 

Register today! 
Reservations are required by the Monday before the meeting.
For additional information or to reserve your space, RSVP online or contact Carrie Budd.

January 16 Panel of National Philanthropy Day Recipients

February 20 TBD

March 19 TBD

March 29-31AFP ICON , Baltimore, MD*

April 16  TBD

May 21  Planned Giving, Diane M. Carlson with Catapult Fundraising.

July 29-30 - Virginia Fundraising Institute - Richmond, VA*

August 20 TBD

September 17 TBD

October 15 TBD

November  - National Philanthropy Day

December - Roundtables and Holiday Raffle.

*Professional Development Scholarship available for chapter members.

For more information on joining our Chapter, or scholarship memberships, contact Membership Chair Penny Imeson.



2019 Workshops and Events

January 17, People Puzzles with Wes and Cindy Dove
Robert E. Plecker Workforce Center, Blue Ridge Community College, Weyers Cave, Campus Map

February 21  - Cancelled - inclement weather.

March 21  - Jay Frost, Named one of the top ten fundraising experts in the US by Philanthropy Media
Spotswood Country Club, Harrisonburg

March 31AFP ICON 2019 , San Antonio, TX*

April 18 - Partnering with your Local Media
Spotswood Country Club, Harrisonburg

May 16 - Panel Discussion with National Philanthropy Day recipients
Robert E. Plecker Workforce Center, Blue Ridge Community College, Weyers Cave, Campus Map

July 24-25 - Virginia Fundraising Institute - Richmond, VA*

August 15 - Siren Song Marketing Group, Abbey Smith.
Spotswood Country Club, Harrisonburg

September 19 - Board Development and Engagement, Melissa Andrews.
Robert E. Plecker Workforce Center, Blue Ridge Community College, Weyers Cave, Campus Map

October 17 - Deeper Dive – Creation of Giving Clubs & Special Events by Kevin Callanan of CES
Spotswood Country Club, Harrisonburg

November 25 - National Philanthropy Day, Madison Hotel, Harrisonburg

December 12 - Roundtables and Holiday Raffle.
Robert E. Plecker Workforce Center, Blue Ridge Community College, Weyers Cave, Campus Map