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Capital Campaigns: The 4 Things You Need to Have in Place Before You Launch

Free Webinar | Thursday, December 8, 2022 | 1:00p.m. Central Time Planning a capital campaign? There are four components you need to have in place before you launch a special campaign for a significant capital project and/or major endowment effort.  Join this webinar to find out what they are and how to execute on each one. Set your organization up for […]

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Donald A. Cooke Joins Alford Group as Vice President

CHICAGO, July 20, 2022 – Alford Group is pleased to welcome Donald A. Cooke, Vice President effective July 20, 2022. “We are very pleased to welcome Don Cooke to Alford Group,” said Brenda B. Asare, President and CEO of Alford Group. “He brings decades of experience in nonprofit management and significant expertise in fundraising with foundations […]

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Giving USA 2022: The Annual Report on Philanthropy

Video Overview (8 minutes) by Karen Rotko-Wynn, CFRE, Chief Business Enterprise Officer, Alford Group Learn the key takeaways from this year’s Giving USA report in this short video! Giving USA Report Details First published in 1956, Giving USA: The Annual Report on Philanthropy is the longest running, most comprehensive report on philanthropy in the United […]

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AFP ICON 2022 Booth Post-It Note Activity

Thank you to everyone who contributed to our post-it note activity at our booth this year at AFP ICON in Las Vegas! “What does your new normal look like?” Here is what you had to say:

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Integrating Diversity, Equity and Inclusion (DEI) Into Your Strategic Plan

Wednesday, May 4, 2022 | AFP ICON Conference | Las Vegas | 8am – 9:15am To move the needle on DEI, organizations must do more than post a statement. Hear from Million Dollar Round Table Foundation, a global nonprofit that has stayed true to its DEI vision two years into its strategic plan. Learn to […]

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Equity-Centered Philanthropy: Reaching donors of color through data

Tuesday, May 3, 2022 | AFP ICON Conference | Las Vegas | 10:15am – 11:30am It’s time our sector puts diversity, equity and inclusion first in our work in the field of philanthropy. But how? In this session, you will learn the importance of starting with your donor data. See how you can mine, screen, […]

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Putting our fundraising cards on the table: A conversation with funders and practitioners on equity-centered philanthropy

Monday, May 2, 2022 | AFP ICON Conference | Las Vegas | 9am-10:15am COVID-19 and the national dialog on social injustice have revealed deep gaps in health care, economic opportunity, quality of education, and access to justice for communities of color. Fundraisers are tasked to increase the capacity of their organization to bridge these gaps, […]

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