Advancement Northwest Virtual Annual Conference

August 21, 2020

We are excited to offer our fundraising community a full day of thought-provoking sessions and opportunities to network at our 2020 Virtual Conference.

Included in your registration are three live sessions during the day and three pre-recorded sessions  for you to watch at your convenience.

Between sessions, we’ll break into smaller groups to meet new people and connect with colleagues. At the end of the day, we invite you to join us for a virtual happy hour to chat about what you learned.

Click here to learn more about how to network virtually.

For those of you who signed up for the in-person conference, we understand that you may not want to attend the virtual offering. Please read our cancellation policy and email Britni Lundin, Executive Director, at britni@aminc.org with any questions.

Registration Fees

Member $125
Not-yet member $150
COVID-Affected $75

We are offering a reduced rate for those in our community whose employment has been negatively affected by the coronavirus.

Conference Schedule

8:30 am Visit the Exhibitors and Networking 

9:30 am  


9:40 am 

Welcome & Introduction
Abbey Norris, Advancement Northwest President
Keynote Speaker  Gordon McHenry Jr., President & CEO, United Way of King County
11:00 am  MORNING BREAK & NETWORKING
11:15 am

Know Thyself: Developing Your Professional Identity as a Fundraiser

Speaker: Genevieve Shaker, Lilly School of Philanthropy

Facilitator: Suman Bhat-Kincaid, Upaya Ventures

12:15 pm LUNCH BREAK & CELEBRATION
1:15 pm

Leveraging Organizational Longevity: Stories from Five+ Years in the Trenches

Speakers: Allison Rabbitt, Seattle Opera; Anna O’Donnell, Burke Museum; Savitha Reddy Pathi, Climate Solutions; Margaret SuUniversity of Washington

Facilitator: Lilliane Ballesteros, Latino Community Fund of Washington State

2:15 pm AFTERNOON BREAK & NETWORKING 
2:30 pm

Wantin’ Ain’t Gettin’: When Your Donor Wants to Fund What Your Organization Doesn’t Need

Speaker: Maria Kolby Wolfe, Northwest Immigrant Rights Project

Facilitator: Hong Chhuor, Advancement Northwest Conference Committee Member

3:30 pm CLOSING REMARKS & HAPPY HOUR
Daniel Webb, Advancement Northwest President Elect
Happy Hour Sponsor Little Green Light
5:00 pm  CONFERENCE ENDS

 

 

Pre-Recorded Sessions

With your conference registration, you also receive three pre-recorded sessions that you can access at your convenience.

Optimizing Your Time, Maximizing Your Productivity
Elizabeth Castleberry, Fred Hutch; Cindy Sharek, King County Library System Foundation; and Jennifer Shin, The Alford Group
Plan Better Events (by Meeting Your Quadruple Bottom Line)
Alex Martin, Synchronicity Events; Nina Yarborough, CD Forum for Arts; and Ideas; and Rosa Booker, Rosie Coley Bee Professional Services
Donor Retention: How to Build a Donor Base that Loves and Trusts You
Jessica Nieves, Casa Latina

Thank you to our Conference Program Sponsor

Thank you to our Diversity, Equity, Inclusion and Accessibility (DEIA) Sponsor

Thank you to our Happy Hour Sponsor

Thank you to our Exhibitor Sponsors