Audio Conference – Raising Support from Millennials: How to Raise Support from Younger Donors, held at NCC

Our AFP Chapter is happy to make Web Conferences available for our fundraising community. We purchase the Web Conference from AFP International to ensure quality programs and present them at a central location. This is not a webinar, all conference participants watch the presentation at the identified location.

Registered participants will receive an email the day prior to the conference, with a link to download their own conference materials. (There will be no handouts given at the conference.)

FREE TO AFP MEMBERS   ($20 for non-members*)


Presenter:  Derrick Feldmann

Date:  March 19, 2013 (Tuesday)

Start Time:  1:00 PM

Estimated Length:  1 hour, 30 minutes

Location:  Norwalk Community College, Culinary Arts Dining Room on the West Campus, 188 Richards Avenue, Norwalk, CT


Free to AFP Members; $20 for Non-Members*

*We ask that payment for Non-Members be made in advance, either by mailing a check made payable to “AFP-FC” and mailed to:

Marianne Hickey, 29 Black Alder Lane, Wilton, CT  06897

or we can accept a Visa or M/C payment over the phone by calling Marianne at 203.834.1910.

To confirm your attendance, send an email to:

About the Event:

Using research from over 10,000 Millennials (age 20-30), Derrick will guide you through what motivates Millennials to give to nonprofit organizations. He will discuss how to create customized campaigns and engagement programs to raise awareness and support from Millennials through online, direct mail, email, and event based approaches.

At the conclusion of this session, participants will:

  • Have a better understanding of how Millennials interact with organizations.
  • What research has shown about Millennial fundraising trends.
  • How organizations can effectively market campaigns to Millennials.
  • How organizations can stand out from others in order to retain their Millennial following.

Target Audience

  • Fundraisers at all levels
  • Nonprofit professionals
  • Representatives from organizations with a potential Millennial donor base.
  • Representatives from organizations who want to learn more about how to  approach Millennial donors.

CFRE Credits:

You earn 1.5 CFRE credits toward certification for each Audio/Web Conference you attend. For more information about CFRE certification, please visit


About the Presenter:

As CEO, Derrick provides overall leadership for Achieve. He is responsible for providing strategy to clients, overseeing the creative development of client work, and leading the full execution of fundraising efforts for clients. He leads the research team on the Millennial Impact – a project to understand Millennial engagement in the nonprofit sector. When not working closely with Achieve clients, he is a speaker and author on the latest trends in fundraising, online engagement, and Millennials. Derrick is the author of Cause for Change – The How and Why of Millennial Nonprofit Engagement published by Jossey Bass.