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Lunch & Learning Series: Individual Donors

Thursday, July 12 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

No cost to participate

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This event has reached capacity. Please email Bethany Whitehead at bethany@mrac.org or call 651.523.6388 to be placed on a wait list. 

Lunch & Learning is a series of five fundraising sessions that are focused on helping you build support that is sustainable and unrestricted. Move donors up the giving ladder, create systems of communication, and learn best practices in donor stewardship in a casual and conversational setting. You may sign up for one, two, or all of the sessions. Lunch is provided at no cost. All Lunch & Learning sessions are presented by Sheila Terryll.

July 12 Topic: Individual Donors

Where to find them, how to best communicate once you know who they are, and when can I ask for a contribution? Come with your questions and we will workshop the answers and identify the best strategies that will work for your individual giving plan.

Future Sessions

  • August 9 Topic: Major Gifts
  • September 13 Topic: Year End Prep
  • October 11 Topic: Miscellaneous Contributions (stocks, bequeaths, etc.)
  • November 8 Topic: Thank Yous and General Policies

These free events are limited to just 12 people. Once that limit is reached a wait list will be opened. Cancellations must made at least 48 hours in advance or the individual will charged $25 for the cost of lunch and the space in the workshop.

Presented by Sheila Terryll of Wiser Wolf. High-energy and creatively charged, making vision reality; Sheila Terryll is a leadership and fundraising mentor helping to develop and coach individuals and teams. Terryll founded and lead the development consulting company, Flying Buttress, for over a decade before co-founding Wiser Wolf in 2014. A few of Terryll’s high profile successes include lead fundraiser for the 2008 Legacy Campaign, founding executive director of Achieve Minneapolis, and development work for the Open Book literary center capital campaign. For several years Terryll has taught Leadership and Policy classes in the Saint Mary’s University of Minnesota graduate arts administration degree program. Terryll’s focus at Wiser Wolf is to help organizations achieve and maintain effective leadership and financial stability via best practices and strategy.

If you require any accommodations to fully participate in this session, please reach out to Bethany Whitehead at bethany@mrac.org or 651.523.6388 at least 2 weeks before the workshop.

Details

Date:
Thursday, July 12
Time:
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Cost:
No cost to participate
Event Category:

Organizer

Bethany Whitehead
Phone:
651.523.6388
Email:
bethany@mrac.org

Venue

Metropolitan Regional Arts Council
2324 University Avenue West
St. Paul, MN 55114 United States
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Phone:
651-645-0402