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New Year, New Goals to Inspire Investment in your Missions!

Join Tonya Taylor and Jaclyn Gilstrap at YouthWorx on Main On February 21, 2018 for an Executive Director Lunch and Learn hosted by Youth Forward.

The New Year is upon us, and many of us celebrated a pretty good year end. With many plans for the new year pending on your to do list, how do you prioritize what is most important in your new fundraising year. Let's talk about it, together.

2018 will be a year of progress for your missions!

For more information on this and other monthly lunches and other Youth Forward events and resources, go to www.chcyouth.org.



HBcu Grow Lead ConFerence

November 9, 2017


HBCUgrow is a consortium of people dedicated to helping HBCUs grow enrollment and alumni giving, and tackle the changing landscape of marketing challenges.

Tonya will lead a panel focused on "Getting a Meeting with High Net Worth Donor." We are looking forward to the accelerated session aimed at helping you "Get the Gift." To register and learn more about the HBCUGrow initiatives and to register go to http://hbcugrow.com/events/


The University of North Carolina's Women in Business Conference


November 10, 2017

"Like a Woman: Celebrating Women Across Passions and Industries"

In it's 12th year, the conference provides workshops, distinguished keynote speakers, and panel discussions to several hundred individuals."

Tonya will lead a panel discussion of women on building resilience during your career as it evolves, changes and faces disruptions.  To register and learn more, go to http://cwibconference.sites.unc.edu. See you there!

Learn With Us. 

Fundraising is a learning process - even the most experienced professionals have to adapt to the newest best practices and strategies for reaching donors. 

We're learning every day and are ready to share that knowledge with you and your team. Find us at an upcoming conference or contact us to speak at your next board training or staff retreat. 

Our favorite topics:

  • Campaign Strategy
  • Campaign Communications
  • Alumni Communications
  • Diversity in Philanthropy
  • Building a Fundraising Team
  • Stewardship
  • Board Engagement


UP NEXT! Team Gift is launching an exciting new series called Getting The Gift.  This masterclass is designed to coach your team on the fundamentals of fundraising that will help your organization achieve success. Sign up here to be the first to know when our course launches!

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