[Skip to Content]Privacy Policy Skip to main content
  • Special Rates & Codes >
AFP Monterey Bay Summer Fundraising Summit
8:00 AM - 11:59 PM Embassy Suites
Date: June 05, 2019 to June 05, 2019
Where: Embassy Suites, 1441 Canyon Del Rey, Seaside, California, United States, 93955
Phone: N/A
Event Type:
Ticket Price: N/A
The Monterey Bay Chapter of the International Association of Fundraising Professionals hosts its 2019 Summer Fundraising Summit on Wednesday, June 5, at Embassy Suites, Seaside, CA. The full-day conference will include a continental breakfast, a renowned keynote speaker, six breakout sessions, a networking lunch, a general session, wine reception, and more! Our keynote speaker is Brigid McGrath Massie, author and business consultant. Brigid has delivered thousands of keynote speeches and management seminars throughout the United States focusing on enhancing personal effectiveness, leadership skills, management abilities, sales skills, and customer service.  Last year's attendees came from throughout Monterey County, as well as San Benito County and the Silicon Valley. They included nonprofit Executive Directors and Directors of Development; Planned Giving, Major Gift and Stewardship Officers; Board Members; Executives and Officers from regional funding organizations; and nonprofit industry consultants and service providers. Schedule: Registration/Breakfast: 8 - 9 a.m. Keynote: 9 - 10 a.m. Find Out What They Say When You Leave The Room - Brigid McGrath Massie In this lively, practical and humor-filled keynote, Brigid McGrath Massie will share tips and strategies for increasing your personal effectiveness in your work and in your life. You'll learn: The 3 essential elements of personal effectiveness The do's and don'ts of giving and receiving criticism. A simple formula for giving successful feedback. How to create a motivating working environment for staff at all levels. How to turn stress from a liability into an asset. Break: 10 - 10:15 a.m. Breakout Sessions (pick 2 of 3 available): 10:15 - 11:00, 11:15 -12:00: Self and Systems: Awareness of Equity and Diversity in Philanthropy, Victoria Verlezza -- CSUMB  This session will aim to raise individual awareness of self within systems specifically related to the philanthropy and fundraising arena. The goals