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May 2018

WEBINAR: The 100% Fallacy: Common Presumptions That Hold Your Fundraising Back | with Tom Ahern

May 30 | 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Available on demand 7 days after live presentation* — free for AFP Minnesota Chapter members and our Southern MN and Southwest MN chapter members! * Webinars are listed in the AFP MN calendar on their live dates, per agreement with AFP International.To purchase live webinars, please visit https://www.pathlms.com/afp/courses Earn 1 CEU toward CFRE certification. Download the 2018 Webinars Flyer with the complete list. Description Many common assumptions about donors are just plain wrong, hence charities shipwreck financially and fail to…

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June 2018

Giving USA 2018

June 12 | 7:30 am - 9:30 am
American Cancer Society, Eagan Office, 950 Blue Gentian Rd. Suite 100
Eagan, MN 55121
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Giving USA is a critical resource in tracking trends in the sector because of the long-term view it provides of fluctuations in giving sources and distribution patterns. Campbell & Company, in conjunction with AFP Minnesota, will present Giving USA 2018 in Eagan, Minnesota. Giving data and trends will be presented by Adam Wilhelm, Vice President of Campbell & Co. This year's Giving USA session, now free for AFP Minnesota members, will follow our popular roundtable networking format. Attendees will be…

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WEBINAR: Building a Culture of Philanthropy | with Simone Joyaux

June 20 | 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Available on demand 7 days after live presentation* — free for AFP Minnesota Chapter members and our Southern MN and Southwest MN chapter members! * Webinars are listed in the AFP MN calendar on their live dates, per agreement with AFP International.To purchase live webinars, please visit https://www.pathlms.com/afp/courses Earn 1 CEU toward CFRE certification. Download the 2016 Webinars Flyer with the complete list. Description “Culture eats strategy for breakfast.” There’s lots of research and writing about the importance of organizational…

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July 2018

Informal Networking Happy Hour

July 19 | 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm
Urban Growler, 2325 Endicott St.
Saint Paul, 55114 United States
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Join us at Urban Growler Brewing for social time with new and old fundraising friends! Both members and nonmembers are welcome! Networking Happy Hours are sponsored by MGI Fundraising Consulting

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MCN/AFP Nonprofit Fundraising Conference

July 26 | 7:45 am - 4:30 pm
Earle Brown Heritage Center, 6155 Earle Brown Drive
Brooklyn Center, MN 55430
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Register by June 22 for best rates! The savvy nonprofit development professional knows that fundraising is a lot more than just writing grants. It's cultivating individual donors, nurturing networks, building relationships, clearly communicating your mission, and motivating people toward action. It's thinking outside the box to consider new ways to attract resources; it's assuming abundance over scarcity; it's being bold and being patient, at the same time. The fourth annual Minnesota Nonprofit Fundraising Conference is designed for the entire philanthropic…

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August 2018

WEBINAR: Cracking the Code of Facebook Fundraising

August 15 | 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Available on demand 7 days after live presentation* — free for AFP Minnesota Chapter members and our Southern MN and Southwest MN chapter members! * Webinars are listed in the AFP MN calendar on their live dates, per agreement with AFP International.To purchase live webinars, please visit https://www.pathlms.com/afp/courses Earn 1 CEU toward CFRE certification. Download the 2018 Webinars Flyer with the complete list. Description “How do I turn my Facebook likes into donors?” This question is often asked by nonprofit…

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Informal Networking Happy Hour

August 29 | 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm
HeadFlyer Brewing, 861 E Hennepin Ave
Minneapolis, MN 55414 United States
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Join us at HeadFlyer Brewing for social time with new and old fundraising friends! Both members and nonmembers are welcome! Networking Happy Hours are sponsored by MGI Fundraising Consulting

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September 2018

WEBINAR: From Nervous to Excited — Evolving Board Knowledge, Skill and Confidence

September 5 | 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Available on demand 7 days after live presentation* — free for AFP Minnesota Chapter members and our Southern MN and Southwest MN chapter members! * Webinars are listed in the AFP MN calendar on their live dates, per agreement with AFP International.To purchase live webinars, please visit https://www.pathlms.com/afp/courses Earn 1 CEU toward CFRE certification. Download the 2018 Webinars Flyer with the complete list. Description Board members shape the public’s perception of our organizations through their actions, reputations and leadership abilities.…

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Meet the Funders 2018

September 18 | 7:30 am - 10:00 am
TBA

AFP Minnesota is pleased to present the sixth 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 –…

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Informal Networking Happy Hour

September 25 | 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm
insight Brewing, 2821 E Hennepin Ave
Minneapolis, 55413 United States
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Join us at Insight Brewing for social time with new and old fundraising friends! Both members and nonmembers are welcome! Networking Happy Hours are sponsored by MGI Fundraising Consulting

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October 2018

AFP MN Annual Meeting & Education Event

October 16 | 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
TBA

SAVE THE DATE! Details TBA Agenda 11 – 11:30am Registration and networking  11:50am – 12:05pm State of the Chapter 12:05pm – 12:50pm Speaker: TBA 12:50 – 1pm Q & A EDIT NOTE:  2017 information is below.  Update for 2018 when available The Call to Stewardship The financial crisis showed us but one example of what happens when we lose touch with our stewardship principles and responsibilities; when we focus on short-term gratification and duck accountability instead of demonstrating integrity, humility…

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Informal Networking Happy Hour

October 18 | 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm
Norseman Distillery, 451 Taft St NE #19
Minneapolis, MN 55413
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Join us at Norseman for social time with new and old fundraising friends! Both members and nonmembers are welcome! Networking Happy Hours are sponsored by MGI Fundraising Consulting

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WEBINAR: Navigation Negotiations — More Money & More Mission

October 24 | 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Available on demand 7 days after live presentation* — free for AFP Minnesota Chapter members and our Southern MN and Southwest MN chapter members! * Webinars are listed in the AFP MN calendar on their live dates, per agreement with AFP International.To purchase live webinars, please visit https://www.pathlms.com/afp/courses Earn 1 CEU toward CFRE certification. Download the 2018 Webinars Flyer with the complete list. Description Do you want to have more to do more? Join in and learn how to best…

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November 2018

WEBINAR: Five Donor Love Languages | with Tammy Zonker

November 7 | 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Available on demand 7 days after live presentation* — free for AFP Minnesota Chapter members and our Southern MN and Southwest MN chapter members! * Webinars are listed in the AFP MN calendar on their live dates, per agreement with AFP International.To purchase live webinars, please visit https://www.pathlms.com/afp/courses Earn 1 CEU toward CFRE certification. Download the 2018 Webinars Flyer with the complete list. Description Learn about the five donor love languages and how to speak the love language your donors…

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Senior Fundraiser Event with Kay Sprinkel Grace

November 8 | 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Walker Art Center, 1750 Hennepin Avenue
Minneapolis, MN 55403
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While this session is geared towards CFREs and those with ten or more years in the field, all are welcome to attend. The Future of Philanthropy: Sector or Movement? As more and more organizations and communities get involved in solving chronic and critical problems of society, philanthropy may need to play a new role. Long regarded as a “sector,” are we better purposed now as a “movement” that spans all organizations? Are we using our expertise and experience to lead,…

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NATIONAL PHILANTHROPY DAY 2018

November 9
JW Marriott – Mall of America, 2141 Lindau Lane
Bloomington, MN 55425
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Save the date! AFP’s annual National Philanthropy Day celebration will be November 9, 2018, at the JW Marriott Mall of America in Bloomington. Registration will open at a later date. Questions? Please contact National Philanthropy Day Chair Sarah Henely at shenely@cvt.org or 612-436-4828! 2017 NPD Highlights 2017 NPD Celebration Photo Gallery » 2017 NPD Honorees Videos » Tom Ahern has graciously provided slides from his 2017 NPD Education Session Raising More Money with Your Donor Communications. View or download the…

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Informal Networking Happy Hour

November 28 | 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm
Lake Monster Brewing, 550 Vandalia St.
Saint Paul, MN 55114 United States
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Join us at Lake Monster Brewing for social time with new and old fundraising friends! Both members and nonmembers are welcome! Networking Happy Hours are sponsored by MGI Fundraising Consulting

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December 2018

Informal Networking Happy Hour

December 18 | 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm
Urban Growler, 2325 Endicott St.
Saint Paul, 55114 United States
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Join us at Urban Growler Brewing for social time with new and old fundraising friends! Both members and nonmembers are welcome! Networking Happy Hours are sponsored by MGI Fundraising Consulting

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