2013 Luncheon Schedule - AFP Fairfield


(All luncheons on Thursdays)



January 3 Mary Laughlin, Event Consultant (formerly of WBDC)
Topic: Successful Event Planning
Sponsored by Danosky & Associates
Event Planning
February 7 Jean Haynes, CFRE, Nonprofit Consultant
Topic: Three Keys to Improving Your Board’s Fundraising Performance
Sponsored by Bernstein Global Wealth Management
Board Engagement
March 7 David Ratcliffe (Man. Dir. Philanthropic Srvcs. – US Trust)
Topic:  Asking the Philanthropic Questions: What motivating factors drive giving for high net worth donors and what YOU can do to meet their needs?
Presentation discusses the findings of the 2012 Study of Philanthropy and 2011 Study of Women in Philanthropy (Bank of America and Center on Philanthropy at Indiana University).
Sponsored by Fairfield County Bank
Metrics; Organizational Strategy
April 4 – Seminar Simone Joyaux and Tom Ahern
Building Profitable Relationships That LastSession 1: 8:30-11:30a.m. – Tom Ahern
Writing for Results…Learn the Message Recipe

Session 2: 11:45 – 1:30p.m. – Simone Joyaux
Tips and Tales About the Holy Grail (hint: it’s donor loyalty!
Sponsored by Jean Haynes Consulting, LLC and NonProfit Consulting
Communications and Donor Relations
May 2 Ellen Estes
The ABC’s of Planned Giving
Sponsored by Dylewsky, Goldberg & Brenner, LLC
Planned Giving
May 21 Networking Social – Barcelona SONO
June 6 Laura Fredericks
Topic:  Dynamic Donor Conversations
Sponsored by BlumShapiro
Major Gifts
Summer Social
July 11
Fat Cat Pie Co.
September 12 Sharon J. Danosky
Topic:  Donor Retention: The Key Ingredient of a Thriving Development Program
Sponsored by CBP
Annual Giving
October 3 Speaker and Topic TBD
Sponsored by Neuberger Berman
No November Luncheon NPD – No monthly meeting
December 5 Speaker and Topic TBD
Sponsored by CompuMail