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Tentative Schedule Of Events

Wednesday, May 29, 2024

7:30am        Booth Setup

9:30am        Registration

10:30am      Welcome

11 am            Three Steps to Creating a Culture of Ownership
Speaker: Matt Skoy, Ph.D., Director for Leadership & Talent Development, Sagency
12 pm            Lunch and Visit with Exhibitors & facilitated conversations. 

1pm Breakout Sessions

Readiness Check List For Your Strategic Fundraising and Capital Campaigns – Charles Okigbo, NPEI NDSU, and Patrick Kirby, Do Good Better Consulting
Technology, Your Most Valuable Employee – Trina Michels, EideBailly 
Succession Planning – Tom Iverson, Sagency

2pm Breakout Sessions

Engaging Experiences: Mastering Event Planning for Nonprofits – 13th Hat
Harnessing the Power of Media for Nonprofits – Amanda Godfread, Make A Wish, & Hope Sisk, Agency Mabu
How to Be a Data-Driven Charity – DonorDock 

3 – 3:30pm        Break with Exhibitors

3:30 – 5pm        Becoming a Servant-Driven Leader – Real-world evidence why we LEAD best when we SERVE first               

Speaker: Bob Upgren, Cross Training Ministries                 
5 – 8pm     Social at Craft Cade – Everyone Welcome!
                Sponsors: – Do Good Better Consulting & 13th Hat
Thursday, May 30, 2024

8:00am        Breakfast & NDANO Annual Meeting

8:45 Breakout Sessions

Power of Endowment Funds and Various Giving Options – ND Community Foundation
Resiliency Related to Change – Brenda Kaspari, Ph. D, Unruh School of Character- University of Jamestown
Board Training for Your Nonprofit – Deb Nelson

9:45 Breakout Sessions

Cultivating Donor Relationships with Gratitude – Cory Wrolstad, Bismarck State College Foundation & Christopher Travis, Sanford Foundation
Nonprofit Banking Is Not A One Size Fits All - Ashley Hoerner, Treasury Management Officer, First International Bank & Trust    
Mindful Mental Health – Taking Care of You and Communicating with Others – Andrea Bowman, NDSU Extension

11am             National Look at the State of Nonprofits
Speaker: David Thompson, National Council of Nonprofits

12pm             Annual Awards Luncheon

1pm            NDANO Board Meeting with David Thompson, National Council of Nonprofits 

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