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Philanthropy Partners of the Cape & Islands presents
“A Roadmap for Annual and Monthly Giving Success”
 at April 30th LuncheonThe Philanthropy Partners of the Cape and Islands announces its April educational and networking luncheon: “A Roadmap to Annual and Monthly Giving Success.” The session will be presented by fundraising consultant and author Erica Waasdorp on Tuesday, April 30, 2019 from 11:30 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. at the Hyannis Golf Course, Route 132, Hyannis.The session is geared towards individuals new to fundraising, board members, volunteers, and others who are interested in learning more about the annual giving and monthly giving aspects of fundraising. It is free to members of the Philanthropy Partners of the Cape and Islands. Non-members may attend for $35.   Register here for Education Session and Luncheon. Contact Janet Stolzer [email protected]  for Membership information. The registration deadline is Monday, April 22, 2019, as space is limited.

Are you looking for sustainable and unrestricted revenue to help support your organization’s mission? Attendees will come away with a Road Map that defines implementing (or growing) appeals and a monthly donor program. Learn to organize your campaigns, take secure donations, explore channels to acquire new (monthly) donors and tips to retain and upgrade them.

About the speaker: Erica Waasdorp is President of A Direct Solution, located in Marstons Mills. Ms. Waasdorp lives and breathes direct response and fundraising and can be considered a “Philanthropyholic.” She works with non-profit clients all over the country as well as internationally, advising on appeals, monthly giving, grant writing and public relations. She is also the former US Ambassador for the International Fundraising Congress (IFC). In 2013, Waasdorp published one of the very few books on monthly giving, called Monthly Giving. The Sleeping Giant. She recently created the Monthly Donor Road Map and several e-books to include the Top 7 Questions about Monthly Giving and the Monthly Donor Retention Play-Book. She also co-authored the DonorPerfect Monthly Giving Starter and Marketing Kits. Ms. Waasdorp regularly blogs and presents in person and via webinars on appeals, direct mail and monthly giving. She is a Master Trainer for the Association of Fundraising Professionals (AFP) and she is currently working on her next book On the Road to Monthly Donor Success in One Hour or Less!



The 2018 Philanthropy Partners of the Cape and Islands membership expires on December 31, 2018.  Please renew your membership now while registering for this event.  If you have any question regarding your membership standing please contact Janet Stolzer at [email protected] before registering for this event.