Fire Up Your Board for Fundraising


Date, Location

Gail Perry, CFRE

Transform your board members’ PASSION into ACTION and COMMITMENT.

Gail Perry will share her 7-step process for creating a fired-up board--excited about the possibilities and promise of your organization and eager to create the resources to make it happen.

Discover how to change your board members’ perception of fundraising from “asking for money” to “changing the world.” Introduce nervous board members to “friendraising.” Help each person on your board find the right role in fundraising where they feel most comfortable.

Gail Perry, CFRE, is author of “Fired-Up Fundraising: Turn Board Passion into Action,” ©2007 by Wiley. She is an internationally recognized speaker on fundraising, and a leading authority on engaging board members in fundraising. She is a regular columnist for Guidestar’s online newsletter.  Gail is active in AFP and helped draft its new Fundamentals of Fundraising course.

This special program is presented in partnership with AFP West Michigan.

This special program is presented in partnership with AFP West Michigan ( Ms. Perry’s fees are underwritten by a capacity building grant from the Kalamazoo Community Foundation.

For more information, contact ONEplace @ 269.553.7810 or AFP