Programs

The EAFC meets the second Wednesday of January, February, March, April, May, September, October and November.

Meetings begin with networking at 7:45 a.m. and a presentation begins at 8:00 a.m. All regular meetings are held on the lower level of the German American Bank building in downtown Evansville at 21 SE 3rd St, Evansville. Parking is available behind the building or across the street at no cost.


September 11, 2019*

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Speaker: Trent A. Engbers — Associate Professor/Director of the Master of Public Administration Program

The Science and Art of Fundraising: 2019 Edition — Effective mass fundraising is a little bit art and a little bit science. This presentation will review thee major fundraising research findings from the past five years. Most importantly, it will explain how these findings can lead to more effect development campaigns.

*Please note the change in location for this month’s meeting to Old National Bank’s “Blue and Gold Room” (One Main St, Evansville, IN 47708).

October 9, 2019  

Speaker: Johnna Denning-Smith — Director of Grants & Sponsored Research, Chair, Institutional Review Board, University of Evansville

Highly recommended by fellow EAFC Board Director Tad Dickel, Mrs. Denning-Smith will be speaking about “design thinking in fund development.”

November 4 - 6, 2019

The Fund Raising School, a program of the Lilly Family School of Philanthropy at Indiana University.