Women in Development of NENY • P.O. Box 5871 • Albany, NY 12205



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Upcoming Programs for 2016 - 2017

Building the Donor Pipeline: Don’t Forget about Your Mid-Level Donors!
Lynne Wester, Donor Relations Guru
Wednesday, September 28, 2016 11:30am-1:00pm
The Century House, Latham

Maximizing Donor Engagement Through LinkedIn
Margot Anderson, Director of Philanthropy at Make-A-Wish
Thursday, October 20, 2016 - Members Only Brown Bag Lunch 12:00 - 1:30
Capital District YMCA

The Mystique of Millennials: Understanding and Working with this Uniquely Wonderful Generation
Ken Moore, President of Ken Moore Associates
Tuesday, January 10, 2017 11:30 am - 1:00 pm
The Century House, Latham

Six Degrees of Social Media Separation Kim Fredericks, Dean, School of Management for Sage Colleges
Thursday, February 16, 2017– Members Only Brown
Bag Lunch
12:00-1:00 pm

Capital District YMCA

How Old are You and Did You Know You Could
Alex Brovey, Sr. Director of Gift Planning at Northwell Health Foundation
Thursday, April 6, 2017 11:30am-1:00pm
The Century House, Latham

WID-TINI Mix & Mingle, A Cocktail Reception Albany Pump Station
Thursday, May 11, 2017 5:30-7:30pm

Board Engagement from a Board Member’s Perspective
Deb Best Practice, Owner at Deb Best Practice
Thursday, June 15, 2017 Summer Program and
Annual Meeting 11:30 am-1:00 pm

The Century House, Latham

Past Programs

Your Organization's Reputation: How to Build, Promote and Protect It
Thursday, June 9, 2016

Engaging Your Board Members to be Better Fundraising Volunteers
Tuesday, April 5, 2016

Comedy for a Cause
Thursday, April 21, 2016 WID-Tini The Comedy Works

Win Their Support: How Logic Models Prepare You for Success
February 11, 2016 Members Only Brown Bag Lunch

Personality of a Fundraiser: What is Your Asking Style?
November 19, 2015

Getting Your Small Shop Ready for Giving Tuesday
October 15, 2015 Members Only Brown Bag Lunch

Year Round Engagement Strategies that Engage and Build Donor Loyalty September 17, 2015

Dancing on the Edge - Pusing the Limits of Innovation
in Your Donor Relations

June 11, 2015

WID-Tini Ladies Night Out: Member Appreciation &
Welcome to New and Future Members

May 7, 2015

Capital Campaigns: From Readiness to Implementation
March 12, 2015

Planned Giving for a Small Shop
February 11, 2015 Brown Bag Lunch

Don't Forget Yourself in Your Development Plan: Making 2015 Your

Breakout Year
December 11, 2014

Millennial Donors: Shaping the Future of Philanthropy

October 16, 2014

Crafting Your Fund Development Plan
September 24, 2014

Circuit Training for Development Professionals
June 10, 2014

WID-Tini Ladies Night Out: Member Appreciation and Welcome to New and Future Members
May 8, 2014

Being Donor-Centered in Changing Times: How to Use Donor Trends and New Technologies to Raise More Profit
Presented by Penelope Burk, Nationally-Renowned Author
March 13, 2014

Tips & Tricks for Engaging Corporate Sponsors
February 11, 2014

More Than a Mission Statement: Crafting Compelling Fundraising Message
December 11, 2013

Video Storytelling 101
October 8, 2013

Working Through Frustration to Bring Out the Best in Your Volunteers and Board Members
September 18, 2013

Your Non-Profit's Personality is it's Brand; What Does Yours Say About You?

June 12, 2013

Mission Infused Events: A Different and Powerful Approach
April 17, 2013

Media Mania: How to Get in the News
February 13, 2013

Inviting Event Planning Ideas
December 12, 2012

Are you comfortable requesting a transformational gift?
October 9, 2012 Breakfast Program

"One Woman Shop"

September 12, 2012

The Art and Science of Fundraising Online
June 12, 2012

Speed Mentoring and Networking Event
March 14, 2012 Spring Program and Annual Networking Event

Rejuvenate your Events!
February 15, 2012

Planning Your Year-Round Communication Strategies for 2012 and Beyond
December 7, 2011

Best Tips and Ideas for Managing Time
October 19, 2011

Building on What's Strong - A look at our own personal Influence, Leadership and Power
Septmeber 14, 2011

Embracing Technology: 4 Easy Steps to Engage Donors & Enhance
Prospect Research

June 15, 2011

“Pump Up Your Networking Prowess”
March 16, 2011 Spring Program and Annual Networking Event

Using Facebook/Twitter to Promote Your Nonprofit
February 16, 2011

Craft and Apply a Clear and Consistent Message
December 7, 2010

Taming Troublesome Board Members
October 20, 2010

How Will Tech Valley's Growth Affect Your Nonprofit Organization?
September 15, 2010

Positioning Your Organization Strategically with Foundations and Corporations
June 16, 2010

How to Never, Ever Get a “No” Again -- Really
March 16, 2010

Social Networking
February 10, 2010

Everyone’s a Fundraiser: Engaging Your Entire Organization in the Development Effort
December 16, 2009

Elevating Your Annual Fund
October 14, 2009

Demystifying Member Items: What They Should Mean to You and How to Get Them   
September 16, 2009

Making Headlines
June 17, 2009

Spring Program & Annual Networking Event
Special Events and the Role of the Volunteer

March 18, 2009

Perfecting Your Solicitation Skills 
February 11, 2009

Fund Raising in a Down Economy: Engaging Prospects Authentically

December 11, 2008

Third Party Fund Raisers 
October 15, 2008

Do you speak Web 2.0? Can you afford not to?
September 16, 2008

Donor Cultivation, Stewardship & Retention
June 11, 2008

Networking Event

May 15, 2008

Keeping Your Special Events Fresh
March 19, 2008

Planned Giving 101
February 8, 2008

Motivating Your Staff and Board for Fundraising Success
December 11, 2007

Growing Your Annual Fund
October 12, 2007

Developing Your Organization’s Fundraising Plan
September 19, 2007