AFP Santa Barbara/Ventura Counties Chapter - Better Together: Building Dynamic Development Committees for Organizational Success
Better Together: Building Dynamic Development Committees for Organizational Success
May 9, 2018
Has your fund development committee’s efforts stalled? Do you want to start a fund development committee but are unsure where to start? Join us to learn about recruiting members, necessary skill sets, and setting the level of expectation to fundraise. Hear best practices to promote engagement and action and learn to avoid the obstacles that lead to stagnation.
Guest Speaker, Joseph Cahill, Ph.D.
Executive Director, Ventura Botanical Gardens
Dr. Cahill is a botanist with over 20 years of professional experience in a combination of botanic gardens, conservation non-profits and NGOs, compliance with the Convention on Biological Diversity, and the horticulture industry. He has contributed in a leadership capacity to the Ventura Botanical Gardens since 2008. He holds a Ph.D. in Botany from the University of California Riverside and a J.D. from Fordham University School of Law in Manhattan and is an adjunct professor at California Lutheran University.
Guest Speaker, Jonell McLain
Volunteer, Ventura Botanical Gardens
Jonell McLain is in real estate and is an active community volunteer focused on helping organizations that she’s passionate about to fundraise. She is currently on the board of the Ventura Botanical Gardens.
Moby Dick Restaurant
220 Stearns Wharf
Santa Barbara, CA 93109
Networking – 11:30 a.m.
Lunch – 12:00 p.m.
Training – 12:30 p.m. to 1:30 p.m.
Register before 4/25/18 to receive early bird pricing
$30 for Members / $45 for Nonmembers
$35 for Members / $55 for Nonmembers
Registration closes 05/04/18
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