Webinar – From Nervous to Excited: Evolving Board Knowledge, Skill and Confidence

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Presenter:  Robbe Healey, MBA, NHA, ACFRE

Board members shape the public’s perception of our organizations through their actions, reputations and leadership abilities. Members who use their reputation and leverage and successfully fulfill their responsibilities in raising funds help ensure the present and future of our success. Enthusiastic, dedicated and skillful involvement is irreplaceable. Board members may be nervous about fundraising – not because they cannot do it, but because they are unsure how to do it. This webinar will explore tactics and techniques for helping your board members reexamine their roles and responsibilities to they can develop the confidence to evolve from nervous – to excited!

Learning objectives Participants will:

  • Review and discuss the progression of Board member knowledge and skill development
  • Explore the linkage between board and volunteer roles and staff capacity
  • Receive and learn to use a pre and post assessment and planning tool
About the Presenter:
Roberta (Robbe) A. Healey, MBA, NHA, ACFRE, has practiced philanthropic fundraising and non-profit organization management for more than forty years. She is an accomplished fund raising generalist with successful track record of establishing new development offices, board and volunteer training. She is VP for Philanthropy at Simpson Senior Services and a Founding Member of Aurora Philanthropic Consulting. She Chaired the Board of Directors of the Association of Fundraising Professionals International (AFP) 2009-10 and completed twelve years of Board service in December 2012. She is Chair of the AFP International Ethics Committee. 
Robbe earned a BS in Education from Northeastern University, Boston, Massachusetts and an MBA from Villanova University, Villanova, Pennsylvania where she is a member of the adjunct graduate Master of Public Administration faculty. She was the 75th individual to achieve the ACFRE, Advanced Certified Fund Raising Executive credential and holds a Pennsylvania Nursing Home Administrators License (NHA). Healey is a sought after international speaker and presenter, who earned the AFP Master Teacher designation in 2000, the first year it was awarded, and has been designated a Faculty Star by the Council for the Advancement and Support of Education (CASE). 

Location:
Talbert House
2600 Victory Parkway
Cincinnati, Ohio  45206

Directions – CLICK HERE

Time:
11:30-12:00 pm Registration/Lunch/Networking
12:00-1:00  pm  Presentation

Cost:  (registration)
AFP Members – FREE
AFP Non-Members – $25
Students (with valid student ID) – FREE

Register

**AFP International offers Webinars at a significant cost. The Cincinnati Chapter purchases the right to show this webinar locally for a one time group viewing.

*Your registration is a financial commitment. You will have an option to add a lunch order to your registration, or you are welcome to bring a bagged lunch with you to the event. 

This event has been approved for 1.0 CFRE credits.