Come hear the latest in giving trends, facts, and figures for our industry, and then socialize in a fantastic location. Food and drink provided!Giving USA 2018: The Annual Report on Philanthropy for the year 2017As a member of The Giving Institute, an organization dedicated to promoting philanthropy though education, research and the ethical practice of fundraising, The Curtis Group is proud to present the results of Giving USA 2018. Giving USA is the longest-running, most comprehensive study on philanthropy and is published in partnership with the Indiana University Lilly Family School of Philanthropy. The Curtis Group’s president (and immediate past chair of Giving USA Foundation), Keith Curtis, will provide analysis of the numbers and give recommendations on how the data can be strategically applied to nonprofits’ fundraising strategy for the coming year. In addition to an overview of the annual report on philanthropy, Keith will also facilitate a panel discussion with local fundraising professionals who will compare their organization’s fundraising trends with those in Giving USA.