Iowa Annual Giving Professionals Conference 2014

July 31 to August 1, 2014


Registration Information

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Conference Hotel:

Hotel Winneshiek in beautiful downtown Decorah
Conference rates:

  • King and Single Queen Room:  $99+tax
  • Double Queens:  $119+tax

Call 1-800-998-4164 by July 11 to reserve your room(s) and be sure to mention the conference code:  LC057


Housing in Residence Halls:

We are pleased to offer housing in Farwell Residence Hall for the conference if you'd like to stay on campus. Rates (including linens, shared bathrooms, air-conditioned rooms):

Single room:  $38 per room
Double rooms:  $35 per person ($70 total for room)

Please contact Maria Smith to reserve rooms in Farwell Hall.


Conference Schedule (updated July 24, 2014):

Thursday, July 31, 2014

5:00 p.m. - Meet at Hotel Winneshiek lobby to walk to dinner

5:30 p.m. - Informal dinner gathering at Rubaiyat Restaurant, downtown Decorah

7:30 p.m. - Registration/dessert reception at Hotel Winneshiek

 

Friday, August 1, 2014

8:00 a.m. - Registration/Continental breakfast at Luther College

8:30 a.m. - Welcome/Introductions

9:00 a.m. - Presentation:  Asking Styles, Jeanie Lovell, Dir. of Corp. and Found. Rel., Luther College

10:15 a.m. - Break

10:30 a.m. - Presentation - Student Engagement, Rachel Vsetecka, Asst. Dir. of Annual Giving, Luther College

11:00 a.m. - Presentation - Young Alumni Giving, Alyse Eggebrecht, Assoc. Dir, Alumni Engagement and Annual Giving, Cornell College

11:30 a.m. -  Lunch

12:30 p.m. - Campus Tour

1:15 p.m. - Presentation - Alumni and Advancement:  Working Together, Margaret Babbitt, Director of Annual Giving, St. Ambrose University

1:45 p.m. - Break

2:00 p.m. - Presentation - 7 Ways to Elevate Your Direct Mail, Mark Brewer, Director of Annual Giving, Loras College

2:30 p.m. - Roundtable Discussion Session #1

  • Using Social Media
  • Phonathons
  • Event Fundraising

3:00 p.m. - Roundtable Discussion Session #1

  • Reunion Giving Programs
  • Annual Fund Leadership Giving
  • Young Alumni Giving

3:30 p.m. - Conference wrap-up/evaluations/plans for 2015!

 


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