AFP Golden Gate Live Webinar Series  AFP Golden Gate Live Webinars

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Live Webinars are free events showing broadcasts curated by AFP Global. Gather in one of the venues with other colleagues. Watch the live broadcast from 10:00-11:00AM, then engage in a peer-to-peer conversation. Earns 1.0 CFRE Credits.


2020 Series

This series is presented locally by AFP GG, the East Bay Community Foundation and the Sanford Institute of Philanthropy at John F. Kennedy University. Thanks to these sponsors, the broadcasts will be shown free of charge at two locations: East Bay Community Foundation, Oakland John F. Kennedy University, Pleasant Hill Campus. Peer-to-peer discussion to follow the live webinar. Please register in advance. 
EBCF = East Bay Community Foundation James Irvine Conference Center, Oakland
SIP = Sanford Institute of Philanthropy, JFK University, Pleasant Hill

Wednesday, March 18, 2020 * 10:00-11:30 AM
Bringing in the Top Ten Gifts for Your Capital Campaign
Presenter: Andrea Kihlstedt
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Wednesday, April 29, 2020 * 10:00-11:30 AM
Don’t Say I Didn’t Warn You – The Pragmatist’s Guide to Successful Special Events
Presenter: Amy Wolfe, MPPA, CFRE
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Wednesday, May 27, 2020 * 10:00-11:30 AM
The Art of the Legacy Ask
Presenter: Ligia Peña, CFRE, MInstF, AFP Master Trainer
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Wednesday, June 24, 2020 * 10:00-11:30 AM
How Summer Storytelling Will Help Raise Your Fall Fundraising Needle
Presenter: Lori Jacobwith
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Wednesday, July 08, 2020 * 10:00-11:30 AM
Robots Make Bad Fundraisers – How Nonprofits Can Maintain Their Heart in the Digital Age
Presenter: Steven Shattuck
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Wednesday, August 19, 2020 * 10:00-11:30 AM
Donor Stewardship: Easy and Effective Ways to Stay in Touch with Donors All Year Long
Presenter: Mark Chilutti, CFRE
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Wednesday, September 16, 2020 * 10:00-11:30 AM
The State of Online Fundraising 2020
Presenter: Mike Snusz
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Wednesday, September 30, 2020 * 10:00-11:30 AM
The Pearls and Pitfalls of Crowdfunding
Presenter: Robyn Mendez
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Wednesday, October 28, 2020 * 10:00-11:30 AM
8 Things You Can Do Right Now to Improve Your Year-End Appeal
Presenter: Holly H. Paulin
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Wednesday, November 04, 2020 * 10:00-11:30 AM
Visioneering Your Organization – How to Set a Bold Vision and Strategic Plan that Inspires Donors, Staff, and Leaders
Presenter: Barbara O'Reilly, CFRE
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2019 Series

February 13
Happy Donors - Keeping and Finding the Best Donors

Presenter: Wayne Olson, Author of The Disney Difference

March 13
20th Century Grant Applications

Presenter: Diane Gedeon-Marin, The Write Source, Fundraising School Lilly Family School of Philanthropy

April 17
How to Have a Successful Fundraising Campaign in Today's Hyper Busy World

Presenter: Andrea Kihlstedt, Fundraising School Lilly Family School of Philanthropy

May 8
Financial Lliteracy: What Every Fundraising Professional Needs to Know

Presenter: Amy Wolfe, Present and CEO of AgSafe

June 12
Giving Shifts: How Networks are Catalyzing Change

Presenter: LaTanya Flix, Cause Advance LLC

July 10
The Art and Science of Effective Gift Acknowledgement

Presenter: Steven Shattuck, Launch Cause

August 14
Simple Secrets to Successful Nonprofit Events

Presenter: A.J. Steinberg, Masquerade Events & Queen Bee Fundraising

September 25
Speak! What to Say (and Not to Say) and How to Say It

Presenter: Beth Wolfer, Coach of 50+ TEDx Salt Lake City Speakers

October 30
The State of Online Fundraising 2019
Presenter: Mike Snusz, Blackbaud Professional Services

November 20
Multi-Channel Storytelling to Amp Up Your Fundraising & Other Campaigns
Presenter: Alizah Epstein, Epstein Creative Group