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NONPROFIT LABS

A nonprofit conference to advance skills in fundraising, marketing, board development, diversity and equity, leadership, management and more.

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

March 21, 2024 | 9:00 am - 4:15 pm

View our Program Booklet here

Our Nonprofit Labs are a deep-dive day filled with networking and learning the best practices to bring back to your nonprofit.  The day is focused on providing practical strategies to help nonprofits be more effective in fundraising, communications, board development and management. Hear what past participants have to say about our training. Our attendees are Executive Directors, Development Directors, Marketing Managers, Program Directors and Board Members. 75% of our attendees have 10–12 years of experience in the nonprofit sector. 

DAY INCLUDES

  • Welcome and Coffee

  • Morning Workshops 

  • Networking Lunch

  • Consulting Cafe

  • Afternoon Workshops

  • Networking Opportunities 

NONPROFIT LAB SCHEDULE

Participants can choose 1 workshop per timeline. Workshop choices can be chosen on the day of the Nonprofit Lab. Please choose a workshop a that best fits your needs.

Check-In and Coffee | 9:00 am - 9:15 am
Welcome | 9:15 am - 9:25 am

Morning Workshops | 9:30 am - 11:00 am
  • The Art and Science of Effective Direct Appeals - Keep Your Donors For Life Part 1 | Katherine DeFoyd and Anat Gerstein | Growth for Good | Room 217A

  • Get your Board on Board for a Successful Gala | Bobby D. Ehlert | Inspire Hearts Fundraising | Room 217B

  • Supercharge Your Annual Fund with Major Gifts Fundraising | Derry Deringer | Deringer Consulting, LLC | Room 217C



Morning Workshops | 11:10 am - 12:25 pm

  • The Art and Science of Effective Direct Appeals - Keep Your Donors For Life Part 2 | Katherine DeFoyd and Anat Gerstein | Growth for Good | Room 217A

  • Corporate Sponsorship Evolution: Growing Revenue Through 4 Lifecycles | Gail Bower | Bower & Co. Consulting LLC | Room 217C

  • The Rising Tide of Brand Awareness: A Catalyst for Success | Julia McDowell | Five Ones | Room 217B

  • From the Ground Up: How to Advance DEI in Any Organization | Natalie Rogers | The Acacia Company | Room 217D