AFP Greater Baton Rouge Monthly Training Session

When:  May 14, 2024 from 11:30 AM to 01:00 PM (CT)
Greater Baton Rouge Chapter, Association of Fundraising Professionals
Monthly Training Session
Tuesday, May 14, 2024

11:30 AM - 1:00 PM

Juban's Restaurant
3739 Perkins Road
Baton Rouge, LA 70808

Mentoring 10:45 am - 11:30 am

Training 11:30 am - 1:00 pm


Capacity Building Resources for Nonprofit Professionals

Presented by Jill Roshto and Tammy V. Abshire, CFRE


Jill Roshto

Executive Director, Louisiana Alliance for Nonprofits


Tammy V. Abshire, CFRE

Interim Vice President of Nonprofit Excellence

 Baton Rouge Area Foundation

  Discover the essential tools and strategies vital for enhancing organizational effectiveness in the nonprofit sector in our upcoming presentation on capacity building resources. We will delve into practical techniques designed to empower nonprofit professionals to overcome challenges and maximize their impact. Participants will gain valuable insights into implementing sustainable capacity building initiatives within their organizations. Join us for an insightful session that promises to equip you with the knowledge and resources needed to thrive in the nonprofit landscape.


Training Session

 Maximizing Impact: Strategies for Effective Planned Giving

Presented by Gwen Fairchild, CFRE, CAP

Director of Stewardship and Development
Catholic Diocese of Baton Rouge

Planned giving represents a unique opportunity to engage donors in deeply meaningful ways while securing vital resources for your organization's future sustainability and growth. From bequests and charitable trusts to donor-advised funds and beneficiary designations, we'll uncover the diverse array of planned giving vehicles available to donors and the benefits they offer both donors and organizations alike. Join us for an insightful presentation as we delve into the fundamentals of planned giving, discuss effective communication strategies for promoting planned giving opportunities, and navigating the complexities of estate planning. Whether you're new to planned giving or seeking to enhance your existing program, this presentation will provide invaluable insights to help you unlock the full potential of generosity within your donor community.


Juban's Restaurant
3739 Perkins Road
Baton Rouge, LA 70808


Tammy Abshire