Fundamentals of Fund Development (Calgary)

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Fundamentals of Fund Development (Calgary)

March 6th, 2019 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

The Kahnoff Centre 200, 105 12 Ave SE (Calgary)

Is fundraising an essential part of your revenue? How confident are you in fundraising practices and policies such as: gift acceptance, stewarding donors, appropriate use of funds or CASL compliance? Register for this one-day workshop to learn how your organization can comply with provincial and CRA fundraising requirements.

Attendees will learn about more about legal and ethical obligations when they conduct any fundraising from the perspective of a lawyer, an accountant and a fundraising professional.  

Presented By:

Scott Decksheimer, CFRE: Scott Decksheimer has been a leader in the nonprofit field for more than 20 years. Before co-founding ViTreo Group, a leading Canadian fundraising consultancy, Scott worked in healthcare and education, including leading an $80 million fundraising campaign, which at the time was the largest fundraising campaign in southern Alberta’s history. Scott is an international trainer, an active board member, an award-winning fundraiser, and is skilled at developing leadership within organizations.

C.Yvonne Chenier, Q.C.: Yvonne is a lawyer and philanthropy consultant. As Board Chair of IntegralOrg, Yvonne brings 35 years of experience helping those in the philanthropic, not-for-profit and social enterprise sectors, acting as general legal counsel and advising on planning, organizational, regulatory and governance matters.

Betty Thompson, FCPA, FCGA: Betty is a chartered professional accountant and President and Board member of IntegralOrg. Betty has over 40 years of entrepreneurial and not-for-profit expertise. Through IntegralOrg, Betty offers coaching services in governance, policy development, financial and management related issues.