AGN Workshops

AGN Workshops bring together advancement professionals in a small group setting, allowing them to explore some of the industry’s most important topics in a comprehensive way. Each workshop is facilitated by expert faculty who lead general sessions and interactive breakouts where participants can discuss issues and exchange ideas. Registration is open to everyone, but AGN Members receive significant discounts.

See a list of upcoming and recent workshops below.


Upcoming Workshops


Workshop: Improving Alumni Participation Rates

March 10th & 11th, 2021 from 1-5:00pm ET (Online)

An increasing number of advancement programs report that alumni participation is among their highest priorities. But limited resources, competing interests, and a twenty-year national decline in the percentage of alumni who donate to their alma maters annually offer many challenges for academic institutions who seek to buck the trend.

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Recent Workshops


Workshop: Increasing Support from Parents

February 24th & 25th, 2021 from 1-5:00pm ET (Online)

Workshop: Maximizing Direct Mail Fundraising

January 27th & 28th, 2021 from 1-5:00pm ET (Online)

Workshop: Maximizing Young Alumni Engagement & Giving

December 2 & 3, 2020

Workshop: Developing a Digital Fundraising Strategy

November 18 & 19, 2020

Workshop: Writing Compelling Appeals

October 28 & 29, 2020

Workshop: Rethinking Giving Day Strategies

September 29 & 30, 2020

Workshop: Donor Relations in the New Normal

September 15 & 16, 2020

Workshop: Engaging Alumni in a Changing World

July 30, 2020

Workshop: Frontline Fundraising in a Virtual Environment

July 23, 2020

Workshop: Developing an Annual Fund Plan

June 11, 2020

Workshop: Increasing Alumni Participation

April 6 & 7, 2020

Workshop: Improving Annual Fund Appeals

February 6, 2020

Workshop: Strengthening Leadership Annual Giving

December 10, 2019

Workshop: Increasing Alumni Participation

October 3rd, 2019