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Fundraisers Forum: Simple Steps to Major Gifts

Fundraisers Forum: Simple Steps to Major Gifts

Thursday, October 14, 2021 - 12:00 pm to 1:30 pm

Fundraisers Forum is a professional development and network-building series for everyone involved in securing contributions for Jewish organizations.

Two sessions. Join us for either or both. Sessions sold separately.
$18 | $10 for Spertus members | $8 for students and Spertus alumni 

This program will take place online via Zoom
Login instructions will be provided to ticket holders by email 24 hours in advance. 

Creating a Culture of Philanthropy
Two sessions facilitated by veteran fundraiser Amy Eisenstein

Session 1 | Four Simple Steps to Major Gifts 
Thursday, October 14 from 12 to 1:30 pm CT

Interested in raising significantly more money for your organization—but need additional expertise before making the leap into major gift fundraising? If you want to start or grow your individual giving/major gifts program, this session is for you. Whether a major gift for your organization is $1,000 or $100,000, learn to make the ask and get results. Breakout rooms will discuss cultivation and stewardship.


Session 2 | Measuring Fundraising Results 
Thursday, October 28 from 12 to 1:30 pm CT

Benchmarking and tracking are key aspects to a successful fundraising program. Building on the advice from nonprofit guru Peter Drucker— what gets measured gets results—learn to identify and track the metrics that truly matter for your fundraising and your organization. Purchase tickets to session 2 >

Amy Eisenstein

Amy Eisenstein
, ACFRE, is CEO and Co-Founder of Capital Campaign Toolkit and the author of Major Gift Fundraising for Small Shops. With more than 20 years of experience in the nonprofit sector, she brings both passion and expertise to her workshops.

Fundraisers Forum is presented by Spertus Institute's Center for Jewish Leadership, supported in part by a generous grant from the Crown Family. 

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