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NDANO offers live in-person and online learning opportunities for nonprofits, often with partners. Members receive discounted rates on all NDANO events. All times are Central unless otherwise indicated.

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AFP National Philanthropy Day

Thursday, November 14, 2019
8:30 am2:30 pm
AFP National Philanthropy Day

Association of Fundraising Professionals, Northern Plains Chapter 2019 National Philanthropy Day
Hilton Garden Inn, 4351 17th Ave S, Fargo

Join AFP for a day of fundraising training and hear stories from organizations and groups that have had success. Also, the annual luncheon will highlight fundraisers and philanthropists from across the region.

Day of Training and Luncheon Ticket : $90 for AFP and NDANO members, $100 for nonmembers

Luncheon 11:45 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. only: $35 per person

8:30 – 9:00 a.m. Registrations and Check-In

9:00 – 9:10 a.m. Northern Plains Chapter Annual Meeting and Report, Travis Christopher, CFRE, Chair of AFP Northern Plains Chapter

9:10 – 10:20 a.m. Session One: Trenton Gerads and Brittney Hogan, The Village Family Service Center – “All I Need To Know About Development, I Learned in Kindergarten!”

10:20 – 10:30 a.m. Break

10:30 – 11:45 a.m. Session Two: Scott Holdman, Impact Institute – “Movements of Purpose, Paths to Impact”

11:45 – 12:00 p.m. Awards Luncheon Check-In and Registration

12:00 – 1:00 p.m. AFP Northern Plains Chapter Awards Luncheon

Philanthropist of the Year: Dr. Walter and Carolyn Frank
Legacy of Giving: Franklin G. and JoAndrea Larson
Corporate Leadership in Philanthropy: Dacotah Bank - Valley City
Outstanding Volunteers Group: Rotary Club of Dickinson and Verona Community Center Committee

1:15 – 1:50 p.m. Session Three: “Your CFRE Journey” – Eric Wilkie, CFRE, Anne Carlsen Center

1:50 - 2:20 p.m. Session Four: Jenny Olson, Managing Director, Office of North Dakota Recovery Reinvented “Corporate Fundraising”

2:20 – 2:30 p.m. AFP Wrap and Closing – Travis Christopher, CFRE, Dakota Medical Foundation

Room Block
A block of rooms is reserved at the Hilton Garden Inn at 701-499-6000 – call and mention that you are attending the "AFP event on Nov. 14."