Giving USA Reports Who is Giving to Charities?
Can data about why people give help you raise more money for your nonprofit organization? Yes! Please join us for an interactive workshop as nationally-ranked fundraising trainer Melissa Brown reveals the results of the 2017 Giving USA: Annual Report on Philanthropy. Melissa will not only show us what to look for in the trends but also dig into the "drivers" of giving so we can harness them better. Participants will come away a with better understanding of what motivates donors and give their organizations an edge when planning for fundraising success.
American nonprofit organizations received $373.25 billion in charitable contributions in 2015, a 4.1% increase over the year before. Did the trend continue in 2016? Which sectors are seeing the most change? Each year in June nonprofit fundraisers around the country look forward to the release of Giving USA's annual trends report. Join us to learn how best to position your organization for the future.
On June 19, 2017 from 9:30a.m. - 11:30a.m. Brevard Zoo Nyami Nyami Lodge 8225 N Wickham Rd Melbourne Melissa Brown will share the data with you so that you too can raise more money for your nonprofit.
Melissa is ranked one of America's top 25 speakers on philanthropy in 2016, Melissa S. Brown serves on the Giving USA Advisory Council, in addition to many other roles in research about charitable giving. Before founding Melissa S. Brown & Associates in 2011, she worked at the Indiana University Lilly Family School of Philanthropy. She teaches for The Fund Raising School, the Association of Fundraising Professionals, and now, for Brevard County.
Special Guest Presentation: Sabeen Perwaiz, Executive Director, Florida Nonprofit Alliance will talk about the results of the recently-released report "Florida Nonprofit Sector Impact: An Overview of the Economic Impact of Nonprofits in Florida."