Case as Conversation: Creating a Case Your Volunteers, Leadership, and Staff Will Really Use
Friday, February 13, 2015 • 8:30 - 10:30 a.m. at Petterino's Chicago Why do so many case statements end up sitting in your cyber-files? How can you inspire volunteers to express your case in their words? How can a good case empower fundraisers to feel confident in critical donor conversations?
In this interactive session, Campbell & Company’s Andy Brommel (Director of Communications Consulting) and Pat Chesnut (Consultant/Writer) will look beyond the traditional “case statement” to discuss new ways of developing your case—beginning from the idea that high-level fundraising is all about conversations. Learn more and register today!
Congratulations to our 2015 Philanthropy Awards Luncheon Honorees!
Please join us in celebrating excellence in philanthropy on Friday, May 1 at the Chicago Hilton.
Thomas M. Owens Distinguished Philanthropist Award Captain James A. Lovell, Jr. Outstanding Volunteer Award William A. Rudnick, DLA Piper LLP Executive Leader Award Raul I. Raymundo Outstanding Community Leader Award Rosemary Matzl, ITW (Illinois Tool Works) Professional Grantor Award Diane M. McKeever Benjamin Franklin Award Dylan Full Outstanding Youth in Philanthropy Award
AFP Chicago is a welcoming community of fundraisers. Get connected and build one-on-one relationships with like-minded professionals. As a member, you can access educational opportunities, discounts to events and publications and share your experience and insights with others. Membership has its benefits!
Spotlight on Jackie Bonavia, CFRE AFP Chicago’s 2015 Chapter President
Jackie Bonavia, CFRE is AFP Chicago’s 2015 Chapter President, and Director of Advancement for the Jane Addams College of Social Work at the University of Illinois at Chicago. We invited Jackie to share her insights with us, including how she entered the development profession, turning points in her career, and why she’s looking forward to the year ahead.