The Development Dream Team: How Staff and Volunteers Partner for Effective Fundraising

When:  Nov 8, 2018 from 5:30 PM to 7:30 PM (CT)
Associated with  AFP MO, Mid-America Chapter
Join seasoned fundraising professionals and some of their best volunteers for a lively discussion on how to successfully raise money in staff-volunteer teams. A panel of dynamic pairs, representing three organizations, will share how they work with each other to maximize their fundraising efforts and raise more money. Tim Sweeny of Praxis Nonprofit Strategies will moderate the panel and will offer frequent opportunities for interactive audience participation.

Please bring a board member, your Development Committee chair, program staff or another volunteer you pair up with or want to pair up with to raise money.

Cost - includes registration for two and dinner
Member and Volunteer: $75
Non-Member and Volunteer: $100


Children’s Mercy Hospitals and Clinics
Shanelle Varone, Senior Administrative Director of Philanthropy
J. Steven Leeder, PharmD, PhD, Marion Merrell Dow Endowed Chair in Pediatric Precision Therapeutics and Deputy Director of the Children’s Research Institute at Children’s Mercy Kansas City (CMKC), Kansas City, Missouri.

Crossroads Charter Schools
Dean Johnson, Executive Director
Sean O’Byrne, The Downtown Council of Kansas City, Advisory Council for Crossroads Charter Schools

JDRF, Kansas City Chapter
Sherri Lozano, Executive Director
Cathy Baier, US Federal Properties, JDRF International Board of Director


Kauffman Foundation Conference Center
4801 Rockhill Road
Kansas City, MO 64110