Event: VERGE DC: Giving USA 2019

Tuesday, June 18, 2019: 8:00am - 12:00pm in Washington, DC at the American Geophysical Union

On June 18th, Giving USA will release its annual report on philanthropy, publishing in-depth research on the who, what, and where of giving in 2018. To mark the release, Campbell & Company will host events across the country, providing a platform for fundraising and nonprofit professionals to listen, network, and dive into the data.

Our DC VERGE event will pinpoint the biggest headlines of Giving USA 2018 in a short video, followed by a series of discussions focused on the future of philanthropy.

Speakers include:

Schedule will include:

  • Registration, networking, and breakfast
  • From AI to Nonprofit Mergers: What's Next for the Social Sector: A Talk by Mark Walsh
  • Philanthropy as an Investment: A Fireside Chat with Ric Edelman
  • The Philanthropist's View: A Talk by Mark Moore
  • Funders' perspective: a panel on sector challenges and opportunities with Dr. Madye Henson, Bruce McNamer, Mark Moore, and Stacy Palmer
  • Nonprofit leaders' perspective: a panel on leadership development with Patricia Funegra, Glen O'Gilvie, Lidia Soto-Harmon, and Christina Yoon
  • Audience Q&A


American Geophysical Union | Conference Center
2000 Florida Ave NW
Washington, DC 20009

CFRE: Attendance at this event is applicable for up to 3.5 CFRE continuing education points in category 1.B - Education of the CFRE International application for initial certification and/or recertification.

Space is limited. Register now!

VERGE 2019 is presented by Campbell & Company in partnership with AFP DC, Greater Washington Community Foundation, and media partner, The Chronicle of Philanthropy.

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