Registration Options


$100 (non-members $125)
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$25/session (non-members $30)
Office Social Distancing


$10 (non-members $15)
Join for the entire series ($100) or choose your webinars ($25/each). Each webinar includes the option for a community conversation after the webinar. Community Conversations will give you the chance to talk through these ideas with colleagues. In the virtual setting, we will be using Zoom and break-out rooms are available as needed. 

Webinars will be recorded and shared after the full series is complete. Only registered attendees will have access to the webinar recordings.

AFP Member Discount Codes
Full Series: AFPMEMBER
Single Webinars: AFPMEMBERWEB

*You will need your AFP Member ID to receive the discount.*

Leaders Turn Moments into Inclusive Movements

Sept 14, 2021 9:00 - 10:00 AM CST
Speaker: Terry Broussard Williams


With her infectious energy and diverse leadership experience, Terri shares everyday strategies to create a more diverse, equitable, and inclusive work environment and/or non-profit board. Participants will leave with the skills needed to lead and inspire a team of people who want to ignite change in their organizations or communities.

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Community Conversation


Tuesday, Sept 14 10:30 am (Virtual Zoom with breakout rooms available)

Don’t put all your eggs in one basket! Create an Inclusive Planned Giving Program

Sept 29, 2021 12:00 - 1:15 PM CST

Speaker: Courtney Polster, CFRE


Diversifying fundraising strategies helps us meet goals despite the most unexpected conditions. Planned giving has the power to transform organizations and sustain their success for years to come. In this session, dive into the nitty gritty and learn practical steps you can take (even if you are a one-person shop!) to overcome common misconceptions and build a planned giving program that appeals to a variety of donors of all age groups.

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Community Conversation


Wednesday, Sept 29 1:45 pm (Virtual Zoom with breakout rooms available)

A Call to Action for Fundraisers

October 12, 2021 9:00 - 10:30 AM CST

Speakers: Birgit Burton and Liz LeClair

As fundraisers everywhere grapple with how to incorporate, challenge and move forward with IDEA principles, we invite you to hear from two women on the forefront of this work. Liz LeClair is the current Chair for AFP Women’s Initiative and uses her platform and voice to call to action. Birgit Burton will be the first African American woman to serve as AFP Global’s Board Chair and is the founder of the AADO (African American Development Officers). Birgit brings her personal fundraising story to the conversation. Both women are on a mission to shift the profession’s culture to one where it is truly a place open to all.

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Community Conversation


Tuesday, Oct 12 11:00 am (Virtual Zoom with breakout rooms available)

Effective Holiday Fundraising Campaigns 

Sept 20, 2021 12:00 -1:30 PM CST

Speaker: Ken Miller, CFRE

Topics covered include why it is so important to do holiday campaigns, when to do them and how to effectively use the last six weeks of the year for your nonprofits success. We will also discuss and learn about effective direct mail, online solicitations, and end of year solicitations during the November/December period.

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Community Conversation


Monday, Sept 20 2:00 pm (Virtual Zoom with breakout rooms available)

"Cultures" of Philanthropy

October 5, 2021 12:00 - 1:15 PM CST

Panel Discussion

How we diversify our fundraising to welcome donors from every background. As fundraisers we talk about our internal culture of philanthropy and then we often talk about the culture of philanthropy that is present in our community. Join this discussion to hear from panelists who have philanthropic experiences from different regions and cultures of the world. They will share the similarities and differences to their cultures and give fundraisers an idea of how to respectfully talk about philanthropy with individuals who identify with a variety of cultures. 

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Community Conversation


Tuesday, October 5 1:45 pm (Virtual Zoom with breakout rooms available)

Social Hour

October 14, 2021 4:30 PM CST

Miss Katie’s Diner 1900 W. Clybourn St. Milwaukee, WI



Location TBD, Madison, WI 

Professional development doesn’t end with a training session. As you continue to pursue new ideas and invest in your mission, join your colleagues for some chatter and beverages. We will join together in-person to relax, recharge, and celebrate the steps forward we have taken. 

Thank you for joining us!