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Meet the Funders 2017

September 6 | 7:30 am - 10:00 am

AFP Minnesota is pleased to present the fifth annual “Meet The Funders” event, an information sharing opportunity designed to bring funders and fundraisers together.

Senior representatives from high-profile area foundations will talk about their funding interests and guidelines, including new initiatives and high-priority focus areas. Participants will be able to ask questions and engage in roundtable discussions, giving them an insider’s understanding of each funder’s giving interests and strategies.

Schedule

7:30 – 8:00 am: Registration, Networking & Light Breakfast

8:00 – 8:10 am: Welcome and instructions

8:10 – 9:45 am: Roundtable panels (each participant will meet 5 funders)

8:10 – 8:25 am: Session 1
8:30 – 8:45 am: Session 2
8:50 – 9:05 am: Session 3
(10 minute break)
9:15 – 9:30 am: Session 4
9:35 – 9:50 am: Session 5

9:50 – 10:00 am: Wrap-up and conclusion

Funders Roundtable Format

• Each funder will have a table with space for 7 attendees.

» Funders may provide a brochure or overview of their foundation to attendees
­ » Attendees are not allowed to provide information to the funders; however, they can present a business card so the funders know who is at the table.

• 15 minutes per panel

• 5 minutes between each panel to move and get resettled for next panel

­ » All funders and attendees are encouraged to stand, move about and take a break!

• Each attendee will meet and talk with 5 funders: 15 minute panel + 5 minute break

• There will be 10 minutes allotted at the end for general networking in case an attendee did not get a chance to talk to their funder of choice.

Details

Date:
September 6
Time:
7:30 am - 10:00 am
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Organizer

AFP Minnesota
Phone:
763.235.6462
Email:
office@afpminnesota.org
Website:
afpminnesota.org

Other

Register online:
http://afpminnesota.org/event-registration-september-6-2017/
Cost:
Members $50; Nonmembers $75

Venue

Amherst H. Wilder Foundation
451 Lexington Pkwy N
St. Paul, MN 55104
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Phone:
(651) 280-2000
Website:
wilder.org

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