AGN Workshops

AGN Workshops bring advancement professionals together in a small group setting, allowing them to explore some of the industry’s most important topics in a practical and comprehensive way. Most workshops take place virtually over two consecutive days. Each event is facilitated by AGN’s expert faculty who provide instruction during general sessions and facilitate cohort-based breakout groups. All participants have an opportunity to:

  • Learn about current best practices and timeless techniques from industry experts
  • Participate in skill-building exercises and focused discussions
  • Network with peers to share examples, ideas, and experiences
  • Obtain workshop handouts, worksheets, and other materials
  • Earn CFRE credit

Upcoming Workshops

Workshop: Maximizing Annual Fund Leadership Gifts

June 9th & 10th 2021 from 1-5:00pm ET (Online)
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Recent & Recurring Workshops

The following workshop topics are offered on a regular basis throughout the year. Registration is always limited to allow for a more intimate and interactive learning experience. AGN Members receive priority registration and as well as significant discounts. In addition, AGN can customize any of these workshop topics for individual institutions or specific peer groups upon request. Please contact us for more information.
  • Developing an Annual Fund Plan
  • Optimizing Gift Officer Performance
  • Writing Compelling Appeals
  • Maximizing Direct Mail Fundraising
  • Producing Effective Email Appeals
  • Developing a Digital Fundraising Strategy
  • Planning a Giving Day
  • Optimizing Crowdfunding Campaigns
  • Maximizing Phonathon Performance
  • Boosting Alumni Participation Rates
  • Increasing Young Alumni Engagement & Giving
  • Enhancing Reunion Gift Programs
  • Engaging Students in Philanthropy
  • Increasing Support from Parents
  • Increasing Support from Faculty & Staff
  • Boosting Athletics Fundraising
  • Maximizing Annual Giving in a Comprehensive Campaign
  • Stewarding Annual Fund Donors