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The Art and Science of Donor Development

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CFRE: 14 Points Ideal for seasoned professionals as well as newer development staff, this two-day workshop is a powerful means of connecting to the heart of philanthropy. ASDD helps participants understand donor motivations and how to meet the needs of donors as well as those of their institutions.

If you are an academic medicine or healthcare development professional, consider joining us on December 11–13 for The Art and Science of Healthcare Philanthropy. This comprehensive, three-day workshop is specifically designed for development professionals who work with physicians, nurses, and other health professionals and provides critical concepts, processes, and tools for optimizing philanthropy at healthcare institutions.

This workshop is sold out. Please see "Register for a Public Workshop" for a complete listing of additional public workshop offerings.

What

The Art and Science of Donor Development

When

Wednesday, Dec. 12 - Thursday, Dec. 13, 2018

Where

Hyatt Rosemont near O’Hare Airport
Meeting Room: Coleman Ballroom
6350 North River Road
Rosemont, IL 60018

Investment

$1,450 USD per participant

Contact

Phone: 319.398.3376
Fax: 319.366.8586
Email:
info@advancementresources.org

Pre-work

An online personality profile assessment tool and a preliminary workshop quiz that introduces topics that will be explored throughout the workshop.

Introduction

A brief overview of the workshop, including the research and concepts that serve as its foundation.

Donor Motivation

An examination of how donors view development, philanthropy, and the engagement process.

Adapting to Donor Profiles

A personal exploration of different personality styles and techniques for communicating with donors more effectively.

Process Concepts in Development

An exploration of the commitment process from donors' perspectives.

Identifying the Right Donors

A strategy for recognizing those donors who can help your organization best achieve its mission and help you prioritize your time for maximum effectiveness.

Tactics for Securing an Appointment

An exploration of methods for obtaining an appointment, including discussions of the best approaches to take, how to compose effective communications, and how to conduct a telephone call productively.

Building Trust-based Relationships

Skills for establishing and nurturing trust for lifelong commitment to your organization.

Locating Philanthropic Passion(s)

A clearly defined process for uncovering the deep-seated, philanthropic values of donors.

Matching Philanthropic Passion(s) to Organizational Initiatives and Partnering on Evaluation

Steps for helping donors accomplish their personal goals through rewarding philanthropic opportunities, and a roadmap for moving donors from mild interest to passionate support.

Securing Financial Commitment

Tools and techniques that turn "asks" into gains and strengthen donors' emotional commitment and financial support.

Creating a Meaningful Return on Philanthropic Investment

Methods for ensuring donors feel appreciated and valued throughout their continued relationship with your organization.


Workshop Location

Hyatt Rosemont near O'Hare Airport
Meeting Room: Coleman Ballroom
6350 North River Road
Rosemont, IL 60018

Date and Time

Wednesday, December 12 – Thursday, December 13, 2018

The workshop begins each day at 8:00 a.m. and ends around 5:00 p.m.

A continental breakfast (beginning at 7:30 a.m.) and lunch, as well as all workshop materials, are included in the workshop investment. The evenings are free for donor visits or other business or personal matters.

Recommended Airport and Hotel

Chicago O'Hare International Airport - ORD
Chicago Midway Airport - MDW

Hyatt Rosemont near O'Hare Airport
6350 North River Road
Rosemont, IL 60018
847-518-1234

For Reservations, please call 1-800-233-1234 or click here. When calling for reservations, please mention that you are with the "Advancement Resources" group to receive the $145 USD per night rate.

All reservations are to be made no later than Tuesday, November 27, 2018. Please note that the room block may fill before November 27, so we encourage you to make your reservations early.

Transportation

Hyatt Rosemont Complimentary Shuttle from O'Hare International-
From baggage claim, please follow the Red Arrows to "Shuttle/Bus Center." Take Elevator 3 or 4 and go to level 1-Chicago Cubs. Look for the Hyatt Rosemont PINK shuttle bus. Reservations are not necessary and the shuttle picks up in front of Door #1 every 30 minutes. For any questions please call (847) 518-1234.
*Please note that there are two Hyatts in Rosemont, and you are looking for the shuttle to Hyatt Rosemont on River Road.

Driving Directions from O'Hare International Airport (ORD) - 4 miles from hotel
Head southeast out of O'Hare. Take the ramp onto I-190 E. Take exit 1A for North River Road. Merge onto Des Plaines River Rd/N River Rd. Turn left onto E Devon Ave. Hyatt Rosemont will be on the left.

Driving Directions from Midway International Airport (MDW) - 20.2 miles from hotel
Head south on S Cicero Ave toward W 59th Street. Make a U-turn at W 59th Street and turn left onto W Lawrence Ave. Take a slight right to merge onto I-90 W. Take exit 78 for I-190 W/I-294 S/Tollway toward O'Hare/Indiana. Take exit 1 for River Rd. Turn left onto Des Plaines River Rd/N River Rd. Turn left onto E Devon Ave. Hyatt Rosemont will be on the left.

Parking

Self-parking is available for all workshop participants in an adjacent 350-space garage operated by the village of Rosemont. Please mention you are with the Advancement Resources group to receive $10 USD off parking per day.

Please contact us at info@advancementresources.org or 319-398-3376 with questions.



Registration

This workshop is sold out. Please see "Register for a Public Workshop" for a complete listing of additional public workshop offerings.

Investment

$1,450 USD per participant

Business Hours

8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. CT; Monday-Friday

Phone

866.398.3376

Address

3349 Southgate Court SW
Cedar Rapids, Iowa 52404-5424

E-mail

info@advancementresources.org