Coffee Connections-Transitioning Your Fundraising Career between Higher Education and the Nonprofit Sector: Bridging Your Skills Set

Wednesday, March 27, 2019 - 8:30am - 10:00am
Event Location: 
JDRF Western PA Chapter Offices (in the Clark Bar Building behind PNC Park



      FREE for AFP Members    Guest Registration ($10)

Come prepared to share and engage in:

  • Fundraising expectations in higher education and the nonprofit sector: overall similarities, differences, challenges, opportunities, culture, and onboarding.
  • Managing prospect and donor strategies in higher education versus nonprofits: working with alumni, friends, grateful patients and consumers of a nonprofit’s mission (JDRF, American Cancer Society, March of Dimes, Heart Association, Alzheimer’s Association, etc.).
  • Professional advancement opportunities in universities and nonprofits: leadership development, coaching, succession planning, educational, professional and technology utilization learning programs.
  • Preparing for a successful transition between the sectors.
  • Does Pittsburgh’s unique fundraising landscape with its many eds and meds offer innovative fundraising opportunities, challenges and a level playing field for nonprofit professionals?

Hosted by: Sharon Novoney, Executive Director at the Western PA Chapter of the JDRF International

Event Address:
JDRF Western PA Chapter Offices (in the Clark Bar Building behind PNC Park)
501 Martindale Street, Suite 670
Pittsburgh, PA 15212