Fundraising SIG: Year End Strategy and Solicitation Do’s and Don’ts

When:  Sep 12, 2017 from 09:00 to 10:30 (CT)

Who: Fundraising SIG
Fee: Complimentary with membership
CAE Credit Hours: 1.5
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.
Location: Association Forum Headquarters


Program Description:
During this Fundraising SIG meeting, attendees will share best practices and tactics of year-end solicitations. Bring your year-end timeline, #GivingTuesday success and failure stories. Additionally, we will hear from a subject matter expert in the area of proper state registrations, solicitations and annual tax-exempt filings. Want to learn how to save time and money on your solicitation registration fees? Then this session is certainly for you. Don’t be a taker, bring your questions and ideas and be a giver. Targeted towards C-Suite association executives who are responsible for their organization’s foundation, marketing, and fundraising, as well as practitioners who wants to fine-tune their year-end strategy.

Learning Objectives:
This session will be highly interactive and promises to deliver ideas that you can take back to your organization and start to implement the same day.
1. What does a successful year-end campaign look like?
2. GivingTuesday, is it here to stay? How is your organization comparing to others?
3. Registration and State solicitation, are there ways your organization can save time and more importantly money in this required annual process?
4. 3 questions you should ask before outsourcing your state solicitation registrations and filings 
Bring a Guest:
We know one is a lonely number. That’s why we invite you to bring a guest to a Shared Interest Group meeting. Not a member? No problem. Non-members can attend one complimentary event before becoming a member of Association Forum. Join others with shared interests and discuss issues, ideas and trends. All guests must be pre-registered!
Note: This program is not endorsed, accredited, or affiliated with ASAE or the CAE program.  Applicants may use any program that meets eligibility requirements in the specific timeframe towards the exam application or renewal. There are no specific individual courses required as part of the applications – selection of eligible education is up to the applicant based on his/her needs. 


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