Bold thinking in an unpredictable world.

Make your plans now to join us and hundreds of fundraising and marketing professionals at the Chicago Nonprofit Conference, a two-day event where you will exchange innovative marketing and fundraising ideas, generate insightful solutions and think creatively to help you make the relationship with your donors even stronger.

This conference will be the platform for improving public awareness and receptivity to direct and interactive market driven philanthropy.

You’ll also hear case studies from your colleagues which will offer you a more realistic view of the issues, challenges, and successes that you face every day!

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Featured Speakers

Sessions

HOURS OF NETWORKING

SPEAKERS

Agenda at a Glance

For a full overview at all of the session and speakers, check out the program page

+ Sorting through the Chaos - 12 Surefire Acquisition ideas in 60 Minutes
+ Data & the Donor Journey: How to Find the Donors and Design Experiences that Drive Growth
+ Telemarketing:  What's New, What Do You Need to Know, and What's the Future Outlook
+ From Demographics to Psychographics: How to Grow Revenue

+ Secrets to Making Monthly Giving Perform
+ Stop Asking for Money So Much and Raise More Money
+ Rebuilding a Middle Donor Program:  A Case Study
+ What We Learned from Over 700 Online Fundraising Experiments

+ Not All Gifts Are Created Equal
+ Best Practices for Recruiting and Retaining Sustainers!
+ Making the Most of Your Digital Program
+ Building Your Brand

+ Crystal Ball: Whether Yours is Red or Blue, We Have Something for You
+ Mid-Level Benchmarking: How Does Your Program Stack-Up?
+ Secrets from the Experts: How to Take your Digital Program to the Next Level
+ Transforming Passion into Action in Times of Change

+ All About Face-to-Face
+ PG-13: 13 Data Driven Techniques to Identify and Cultivate
+ Generational Marketing: Shifting Messages and Media
+ Put New Online Supporters on the Donation Fast Track

+ Was It a Winner or a Loser?  Why Testing is Critical.
+ Is There Anybody Out There:  Managing Remote Employees
+ Why do donors give? Answers from science.
+ Make Google Grant An Asset Versus A Priority

+ Fundraising Power: Giving Days & Rapid Response
+ Is Your "Donor Journey" for the Donor, or for You?
+ Measuring Impact: Charity Watchdogs, Accountability Best Practices& More!
+ From Great to Awesome: Using Analytics, Testing, and Donor-centricity!

+ Mission+Fundraising: Where Search Lives in the Donor Journey
+ Database Conversion: Expert Advice
+ Collecting Hearts, Minds and Money
+ Turning Action into Money

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Pricing

Register by 8/25/17 and save up to $50 off on-site rates
Prices below are for Nonprofit Federation Members, for full pricing info check out our pricing page.

Conference Only
$599
  • Day One & Two Sessions
  • Day One & Two Networking Events
  • Keynote Presentation
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Conference & Workshop
$699
  • Save Up to $100
  • Preconference Workshop
  • Preconference Networking Events
  • Day One & Two Sessions
  • Day One & Two Networking Events
  • Keynote Presentations
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Preconference Workshop
$175
  • Preconference Workshop
  • Preconference Networking Events
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Add the Power Networking Reception to your registration for as low as $40

Registration Forms: Group Registration Form | Downloadable Registration Form

Share, learn, connect and move your fundraising forward!

Location

Renaissance Chicago Downtown Hotel
1 West Upper Wacker Drive, Chicago, Illinois 60601

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