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Wednesday, March 18th - AFP of NWA EducationSummit

Creating Sustainable Funding for Your Nonprofit
Presented by Terry Axelrod, Benevon

Terry Axelrod, founder and CEO of Benevon, has more than 30 years’ experience in the nonprofit field. She created the Benevon Model after serving as the first development director at a private inner-city school, where she designed and implemented the fundraising programs that yielded $7.2 million in two years and a significant endowment. Over the past 18 years, Benevon has trained more than 4,000 nonprofit teams to customize this systematic process for building sustainable funding.  Session description.

Improving Donor Retention
Presented by Chris Painchaud, Bloomerang

Chris has been helping nonprofits increase efficiency and raise more money for over 13 years, both in his professional career and as a personal fundraiser. And he has worked in the nonprofit sector for his entire 30 year career. His experience ranges from managing small and mid-size nonprofits (both c-3 to c-6) to personal fundraising, volunteering and board leadership for nonprofits in his community. Chris is currently a Regional Sales Account Executive at Bloomerang. With Bloomerang, he is helping to revolutionize how databases are used in the charity world and bringing focus on donor retention. Session description.

8:30 a.m. Registration begins - Luncheon 12:00 to 1:00 pm

9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. - Summit Session
Summit Fee (includes lunch): Member: $50; Non-Member: $65

Location: John Brown University Rogers, 2807 Ajax Road, Rogers

Funded in part throught member support of AFP Foundation of Philanthropy's BE the CAUSE Campaign

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