Executive Conversation

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Date Event Topic / Speaker Location
5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Executive Conversation Is Planned Giving a Token Program in Your Organization?
Presenter(s): Diane Carlson and Anthony Alonso, Catapult Fundraising
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Sponsored By:
LaGrange College

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Diane Carlson

Diane M. Carlson, Chairman of Catapult Fundraising, Inc. is a nationally known speaker and author on fundraising. With decades of fundraising experience, she is the former Chairman of IDC and the former Founder/CEO of 1-2-1 Philanthropic Services, Inc. Diane has served on the National Board of AFP International, the AFP Foundation Board, and with AFP Industry Partners. She is former President of the New Jersey Chapter and a current member of AFP Las Vegas Chapter. She received the Outstanding Fundraiser of the Year award from the New Jersey Chapter and the Lifetime Achievement award from the Las Vegas Chapter.

Anthony Alonso

Anthony Alonso, President of Catapult Fundraising, has over 25 years of experience in direct marketing. He is often called upon as an industry leader to speak on telephone, planned giving and social media marketing. His experience ranges in the education, health care, social services and arts markets. Anthony served three terms on the AFP Foundation Board, was a founding member of the AFP Industry Partners Council, and is currently an officer of the New Jersey Chapter AFP. He has provided pro-bono calling services to many organizations, including the AFP Foundation for Philanthropy.

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$25 each — Executive Conversation
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AFP Now!: I would like to donate to the Greater Dallas Chapter's AFP Now! Campaign for educational programming
Cancellation / Refund Policy: Cancellations: No refunds, but reservations can be transferred to another name or names. Email or call 972.233.9107 x204 to make a change to your reservation.
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