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2018 Programs

Year-End Fundraising Essentials: Updates on Taxes and Charitable Planning
December 13 | 8:00 – 9:45 am
Cohen & Company, 3500 Embassy Parkway, Suite 100, Akron, OH
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Presenters:

Rachel Roan, CPA, Senior Tax Accountant, Cohen & Company
Laura Springer, CFP, CRPC, Senior Manager, Private Client Services, Sequoia Financial Group

Full participation in this program is applicable for up to 1.25 continuing education points in Category 1.B – Education of the CFRE International application for initial certification and/or recertification. Click here for documentation.

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Seeking Gifts from Local Family Foundations & Donor Advised Funds
September 20 | 7:30 - 9:30 am
Weathervane Playhouse, 1301 Weathervane Lane, Akron
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Presenters:

Phil Maynard, The Maynard Family Foundation
Roger Read, The Read Family Fund
Marilyn Buckey, Marilyn Meyers Buckey Family Fund
Margaret Medzie, V.P. and Chief Development Officer, Akron Community Foundation

Full participation in this program is applicable for up to 1.5 continuing education points in Category 1.B – Education of the CFRE International application for initial certification and/or recertification. Click here for documentation.

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The Danger of a Single Story
September 18 | 8:00 - 9:45 am
Shaw Jewish Community Center, 750 White Pond Drive, Akron
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Presenters:

    • Amanda Cooper, PhD, Dr. Amanda Cooper is the Director of SHIFT Consulting at The Diversity Center of Northeast Ohio. She specializes in the design and implementation of culture, change, and inclusion focused initiatives.

Full participation in this program is applicable for up to 1.25 continuing education points in Category 1.B – Education of the CFRE International application for initial certification and/or recertification. Click here for documentation.

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Principles & Techniques of Fundraising
September 6, 7, 13, 14| 8:30 am- 5:00 pm
Aultman Health Foundation, 2600 Sixth St. SW Canton, OH. 44710
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Presenters:

Full participation in this program is applicable for up to 27 (6.75 hours each day) continuing education points in Category 1.B – Education of the CFRE International application for initial certification and/or recertification. Click here for documentation.

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In-Kind Gifts: When Cash is King and the Queen Comes Knocking!
August 23 | 8:00 - 9:45 am
Shaw Jewish Community Center, 750 White Pond Drive, Akron
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Presenters:

    • Ken Frisch, ACFRE, FAFP, has more than 40 years of experience in all areas of development. He retired as the vice president, philanthropic services & advancement for the Toledo Community Foundation in 2016 and is currently working with area non-profits.

Full participation in this program is applicable for up to 1.25 continuing education points in Category 1.B – Education of the CFRE International application for initial certification and/or recertification. Click here for documentation.

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Member Networking Reception
June 28 | 5:30 - 7:00 pm
Canton Museum of Art 1001 Market Ave N, Canton, OH 44702
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  • Enjoy this relaxed networking reception and network with your fellow fundraisers and nonprofit peers.
  • Tour the Networking Stations to learn more about AFPNEO and how to get involved in the Chapter
  • Everyone who attends the networking reception will get a FREE drink token and a raffle ticket

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The Capital Campaign: How to Prepare for the 59th Minute in Your Busiest Hour
June 28 | 4:30 - 5:30 pm
Canton Museum of Art 1001 Market Ave N, Canton, OH 44702
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Presenters:

  • Vivian Smith, CFRE, her commitment to providing highly effective and ethical services to the sector along with her flexibility, insight and more than 25 years of experience has led her to become one of the most respected and sought-after advisors to the charitable sector in western Canada.

Full participation in this program is applicable for up to 1.00 continuing education points in Category 1.B – Education of the CFRE International application for initial certification and/or recertification. Click here for documentation.

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Lighting Fires: Using the Passion in Your Board to Fundraise
May 24 | 8:00 - 9:45 am
Shaw Jewish Community Center, 750 White Pond Drive, Akron
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Presenters:

    • Joel Fox, Chief Development Officer, Menorah Park Foundation

Full participation in this program is applicable for up to 1.25 continuing education points in Category 1.B – Education of the CFRE International application for initial certification and/or recertification. Click here for documentation.

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Career Success Institute: Join the AFP Fundraising Superheroes!
April 13 | 7:45 am- 2:00 pm
Embassy Suites Akron-Canton Airport, 7883 Freedom Ave NW, North Canton, OH 44720
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Presenters:

  • Kishshana Palmer, CFRE - CEO, Kishshana & Co.; Ceci Dadisman - Digital Marketing Manager, FORM
  • Ben Bisbee, Founder + Principal, Rhinocorn Consulting
  • Mary Douglas, Director, Grants Administration, Akron Children's Hospital
  • Tim Ardillo, CFRE - Consultant, Johnson, Grossnickle and Associates

Full participation in this program is applicable for up to 3.25 continuing education points in Category 1.B – Education of the CFRE International application for initial certification and/or recertification. Click here for documentation.

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Once Upon a Time: Best Ways to Share Impactful Stories
March 22 | 8:00 - 9:45 am
Shaw Jewish Community Center, 750 White Pond Drive, Akron
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Presenters:

    • June Kucalaba, Marketing and Identity Manager, Stark County District Library
    • Anne Merchant , Director Corporate Communications, Akron Children's Hospital
    • David Walker, Vice President of Sales, FORM

Full participation in this program is applicable for up to 1.25 continuing education points in Category 1.B – Education of the CFRE International application for initial certification and/or recertification. Click here for documentation.

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Planned Giving Basics 2018: All About Donor Advised Funds and Family Foundations
March 14 | 8:30 - 10:00 am
Huntington Training Room, 3421 Ridgewood Road, Fairlawn
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Presenters:

    • Laura Fink, CFRE, Director of Development and Professional Advisor Relations, Akron Community Foundation
    • Toby Blossom, Vice-President - Senior Relationship Manager, Huntington Bank

Full participation in this program is applicable for up to 1.5 continuing education points in Category 1.B – Education of the CFRE International application for initial certification and/or recertification. Click here for documentation.

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Planned Giving Basics 2018: All About Insurance Gifts and Gift Acceptance Policies
March 7 | 8:30 - 10:00 am
Huntington Training Room, 3421 Ridgewood Road, Fairlawn
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Presenters:

Full participation in this program is applicable for up to 1.5 continuing education points in Category 1.B – Education of the CFRE International application for initial certification and/or recertification. Click here for documentation.

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Planned Giving Basics 2018: All About Charitable Remainder Trusts and Charitable Lead Trusts and Strategies
February 28 | 8:30 - 10:00 am
Huntington Training Room, 3421 Ridgewood Road, Fairlawn
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Presenters:

Full participation in this program is applicable for up to 1.5 continuing education points in Category 1.B – Education of the CFRE International application for initial certification and/or recertification. Click here for documentation.

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Are You Prepared? The Benefits of an Organizational Analysis Before You Fundraise
February 22 | 8:30 - 9:45 am
Shaw Jewish Community Center, 750 White Pond Drive, Akron
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Presenter:

Full participation in this program is applicable for up to 1.25 continuing education points in Category 1.B – Education of the CFRE International application for initial certification and/or recertification. Click here for documentation.

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Planned Giving Basics 2018: All About Charitable Gift Annuities and Strategies
February 21 | 8:30 - 10:00 am
Huntington Training Room, 3421 Ridgewood Road, Fairlawn
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Presenter:

  • Toby Blossom, Vice-President - Senior Relationship Manager, Huntington Bank

Full participation in this program is applicable for up to 1.5 continuing education points in Category 1.B – Education of the CFRE International application for initial certification and/or recertification. Click here for documentation.

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Planned Giving Basics 2018: All About Wills and Revocable Living Trusts
February 14 | 8:30 - 10:00 am
Huntington Training Room, 3421 Ridgewood Road, Fairlawn
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Presenters:

Full participation in this program is applicable for up to 1.5 continuing education points in Category 1.B – Education of the CFRE International application for initial certification and/or recertification. Click here for documentation.

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Data: A Fundraiser's Best Friend
January 25 | 8:00 - 9:45 am
Shaw Jewish Community Center, 750 White Pond Drive, Akron
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Presenters:

    • Dan Barney, Principal, Barney & Associates Consulting Services
    • Shannon Whalen, Business Intelligence Developer, Kent State University
    • Amy Wong, President, Dot Org Solutions
    • Kristie Woods, Director of Development & Community Relations, St. Luke Foundation - St. Luke Lutheran Community (moderator)

Full participation in this program is applicable for up to 1.25 continuing education points in Category 1.B – Education of the CFRE International application for initial certification and/or recertification. Click here for documentation.

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Ten Star Gold ChapterFriends of Diversity Award

AFP Northeast Ohio Chapter | © 2015-2019 AFPNEO. All rights reserved.

Vondea Sheaffer, President | Vondea.Sheaffer@vased.org

PO Box 1286, Bath OH 44210 | 330-329-2472 | Fax 330-315-0399 | info@AFPNEO.org

 

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Ten Star Gold Chapter

 

Friends of Diversity Award

AFP Northeast Ohio Chapter
© 2015-2019 AFPNEO.
All rights reserved.

Vondea Sheaffer, President
Vondea.Sheaffer@vased.org

PO Box 1286, Bath OH 44210
330-329-2472
Fax 330-315-0399
info@AFPNEO.org

 

Designed & hosted by
Jacq Connect