THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 18 | 6:45AM – 7:30AM
HEADED UP BY: T. Hill, RobbinsKersten Direct
BRING: Running shoes, workout clothes and a good attitude.
THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 18 | 8:15am
Come to this short session and kick-start a great conference!
- Meet other first-time attendees so that you’ll have some friendly faces throughout your session
- Review the educational tracks to help focus your session selections
- Gain some quick and easy group event networking skills
- Hear from industry veterans on what has worked for them to add skills and build a resourceful network
- Build a 5-Step conference ‘to do’ list
We look forward to seeing you at this 30-minute session!
THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 18 | 12:45PM
Join the most powerful and influential professionals for the Max Hart Nonprofit Achievement Award. Presented annually, this award recognizes career accomplishments by an exceptional fundraising professional with a track record of service, leadership, innovation, and integrity.
THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 18 | 5:00PM
Online Pre-Registration Is Required
Join us for a special Wine & Cheese Reception, where you’ll hear the latest on the issues impacting nonprofit fundraising. Tickets must be presented for entrance into this event! Space is limited.
THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 18 | 6:00PM
Meet new colleagues, mix and mingle with the top fundraisers and marketers as well as reconnect with peers at one of the best networking events in the nonprofit community. All attendees who registered for the Networking Reception will receive a special wristband; wristbands MUST be worn to gain admittance. Space is limited!
FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 19 | 5:30AM
HEADED UP BY: Polly Papsadore, RobbinsKersten Direct
BRING: Running shoes, workout clothes and a good attitude. This is a rain, snow or shine event. Dress for the weather.
FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 19 | 11:30AM – 12:30PM
Six months into his role as President & CEO of Charity Navigator, Michael Thatcher is excited to share what’s in store for the future of the charity rating service. During his presentation you will learn more about Charity Navigator’s plans to rate results reporting, how their methodology treats joint costs and the organization’s views on donor privacy.