AFP in the ROCK CONFERENCE: Catalyst for Good

April 21, 2022

Holiday Inn Airport Conference Center, Little Rock
Registration Cost (full day): 
AFP Member - $125.00
Non-Member - $175.00

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Conference Schedule:

8:00 am - 9:00 am Registration, Breakfast and Networking Hour

9:00 am - 9:15 am Welcome / Opening Remarks

Jennifer Owens, AFP President
Frank Scott, Little Rock Mayor

10:30 am - 11:40 am Shining a Spotlight on Giving Campaigns in AR

Fred Scarborough, CFRE, Executive VP/Chief Communications and Development Officer, Arkansas Children's Hospital
Dr. Victoria Ramirez, Executive Director, Arkansas Museum of Fine Arts

11:45 am - 1:15 pm Lunch and Table Topics

Learn and network by picking your lunch table by topic listed on the table tent! Nuts and Bolts Table Topics include, but are not limited to: Building your Grants program; Successful Fundraising Events; Planned Giving 101; Developing and Managing your Board; Day of Giving campaigns; Annual Fund Tips and Tricks; Managing your Fundraising Staff/Office; Fundraising in/past the Pandemic; Best Practices for your Virtual event; Direct Mail; Event Logistics; and more

1:25 pm - 2:40 pm Branding Yourself

Keynote Speaker - Ginny Makin, Founder of Grace & Stone Communications

2:45 pm - 3:45 pm Panel: Advancing Men of Color in the Nonprofit Sector

Charles King, Vice President of Institutional Advancement, Philander Smith College
Joshua Price, Pulaski County Elections Commissioner, Past President Filipino Young Leaders Program
Scott Hamilton, CEO/President, Urban League of Arkansas

3:45 pm - 4:00 pm Discussion - Inclusivity and Diversity in the Nonprofit Sector

Led by AFP’s IDEA (inclusion, diversity, equity and access) committee

4:00 pm - 4:30 pm Closing Conversation

Moderated by Michele Towne, Owner/Publishing Inviting Arkansas Magazine
Door Prize drawings

4:30 pm - 6:00 pm Social Hour (Drink Ticket included with registration/cash bar)