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Five Trends Shaping Philanthropy’s Future: Fundraising in the 2020s

March 20 | 7:30 am - 10:00 am

Agenda

7:30 – 8:00 am  Registration & Networking
8:00 – 8:30 am  Chapter Meeting
8:30 – 10:00 am  Education Session

*Due to an overwhelming response, we have moved to a new location — just two blocks down at the St Mary’s University Center / 2540 Park Avenue, Minneapolis MN  55404

Education Session

Five trends shaping philanthropy’s future: Fundraising in the 2020s

The world of philanthropy is shaped by great economic and demographic trends that impact donor wealth and attitudes.  This session will look at five trends that will shape giving the 2020s:

(1) the rise of the 1% and the .01%;

(2) gender and giving;

(3) growth of permanent charitable capital;

(4) GDPR and fundraising appeals; and,

(5) the bi-coastal economy and its impact on Minnesota

 

LEARNING OBJECTIVES

Development programs that are focused on the new economy and understand how demographic shifts impact their donor base will do well in the decade ahead.  The great shifts in donor bases, gift pyramids and donor motivation are key to success in the decade ahead.  Examples will be given of adaptation to each of the five trends.

 


Speaker

Bruce Flessner
Bruce Flessner
Consultant

Bruce Flessner’s fundraising career began 43 years ago at Kalamazoo College followed by six years at the University of Minnesota Foundation where he rose to become the Vice President for Development.  The past 35 years he has been a consultant for many of the largest campaigns for educational and health institutions across the United States and around the world.  His clients include the University of Michigan (first $5 billion public university campaign), Colby College (largest liberal arts college campaign at $750 million), University of Sydney (first billion-dollar campaign in Australia) and many others.

 

Details

Date:
March 20
Time:
7:30 am - 10:00 am
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Organizer

AFP Minnesota
Phone:
952-444-6361
Email:
office@afpminnesota.org
Website:
afpminnesota.org

Other

Register online:
https://afpminnesota.wufoo.com/forms/chapter-meeting-education-session-march-20/
Cost:
Members $20; Nonmembers $40
Advance Registration Closes:
4:30pm March 18, 2019
Parking Information URL:
https://www.smumn.edu/Resources/pdf/SGPP/TCCampusMap.pdf
Good to know:
The room is on the 2nd floor / Banquet East

Venue

St Mary’s University Center
2540 Park Avenue
Minneapolis, MN 55404 United States
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Phone:
(210) 431-6858
Website:
http://eventservices.smumn.edu/minneapolis/

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