AFP IN, Indiana Chapter Brown Bag Series
"Five Things a Small Shop Can Do Right Now to Boost Annual Giving"
Time: 12:00 - 1:15 p.m.
Location: Library Services Center, Indianapolis Public Library Foundation board room, 2450 N. Meridian St., Indianapolis
You are just one person, but the needs are great. How do you manage saving the world on a tight budget and limited time? We'll discuss concrete steps you can take right now to support your annual giving program that will make the best use of your time and money. From direct mail strategies to cheap software that will make your life easier, let's talk shop. Join the AFP-IC Brown Bag group at Noon on Wednesday, March 1 at the Indianapolis Public Library Foundation board room, located at the Library Services Center, 2450 N. Meridian St., as Rosie Blankenship, CFRE, shares her expertise and answers your questions.
Rosie Blankenship has been the reunion and class giving officer for DePauw University since October 2016. She previously worked for the Sisters of Providence at Saint Mary-of-the-Woods for 20 years in fundraising and marketing, last serving as the annual giving and alumnae/i relations manager. Rosie has worked in non-profit advancement for 25 years, starting her career in communications. She earned her CFRE in 2013 and served for several years on AFP Indiana's Brown Bag Committee. She has a bachelor's degree in communications from Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College and completed coursework toward a master's in journalism at Ball State University.
The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation, at the Library Services Center building at 2450 N. Meridian Street. The Services Center is located at 24th/Meridian, just behind the Jimmy John's and north of the Lincoln Square Pancake House. The entrance to the parking lot is on 24th Street. There is a large parking lot in front of the building. Upon arrival, you will need to sign in and security will direct you to the Foundation board room.