Gail’s Speaking & Workshop Schedule

On the platform at the Human Rights Campaign Equality Conference

2014 Schedule

January

January 10 – Kids 4 Peace – Durham, NC

January 11 – Democratic Women of NC – Raleigh, NC

January 14 – Mennonite Economic Development Associates – Waterloo, ON Canada

January 24 – Fayetteville State University – Fayetteville, NC

February

February 10-11 – South Carolina Association of Nonprofit Organizations – Keynote, Charleston, SC

February 18 – Texas Council on Family Violence – Austin, TX

February 27 – The Actuarial Foundation – Rosemont, IL

March

March 12 - North Carolina Partnership for Children – Raleigh, NC

March 14 – Big Brothers/Big Sisters of Guilford County – Greensboro, NC

April

April 4 – Foothill-DeAnza Foundation – Los Altos Hills, CA

April 7-15 – Fundraising Institute of New Zealand – Keynote, Christchurch, NZ

May

May 8 – Leading for Tomorrow – Capacity Building for Nonprofits – Rocky Mount, NC

May 9 – Pearl S. Buck International – Perkasie, PA

June

June 11-12 – Community Memorial Foundation – Hinsdale, IL

June 26 – Philanthropy Service for Institutions - Conference on Philanthropy – Baltimore, MD

July

July 8 – Griffin Hospital Development Fund – Derby, CT

July 24 – Junior Achievement – Pittsburgh, PA

August

August 8 – Boys and Girls Clubs of America SE – New Orleans, LA

August 27 – Cape Fear Academy Board Retreat – Wilmington, NC

September

September 3 – AFP Greater Cincinnati – Cincinnati, OH

September 19 – YMCA Executive Conference – Milwaukee, WI

October

October 3 – Communities in Schools of NC – Asheville, NC

October 9-10 – Boardsource Leadership Forum – Washington, DC

October 17 – Prevent Child Abuse NC – Raleigh, NC

October 28 & 29 – Center for a Vital Community – Gillette & Sheridan, WY

November

November 12 – Institute for Nonprofit Innovation & Excellence of Tallahassee Community College, Tallahassee, FL

November 14 – Nonprofit Leadership Center of Tampa Bay – Workshop – Tampa, FL

November 20 – Girls on the Run – Council Webinar

November 23-25 – AFP Congress – Toronto, ON

 

2013 Schedule

January

January 22-23 – Community Foundation of Abilene – Abilene, TX

January 24 – Jacksonville Zoo – Board retreat, Jacksonville, FL

January 25 – National Parkinson Foundation – Keynote, Miami, FLspeaker shot Gail Perry

January 30 - Communities in Schools of NC workshop – Raleigh, NC

 

February

February 2 – Boys & Girls Clubs of Maury County – Nashville, TN

February 4 – Land Trust of North Alabama – board retreat Huntsville, AL

February 5 – NonProfit Connection – Raleigh, NC

February 15 – Wilson Education Partnership – Wilson, NC

February 23 – Planned Parenthood Health Centers of NC – board retreat Charlotte, NC

February 26 – NC Community Development Initiative – Raleigh, NC

February 26 – Business & Professional Women of Raleigh – Raleigh, NC

March

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At the podium NICF National Conference, August 2013

March 9 – Kripalu Retreat Center – Stockbridge, MA

March 17 – Adrian Symphony Orchestra – board retreat, Adrian, MI

March 18 – Nonprofit Network – Lansing, MI

March 26-27 – Four Seasons Hospice – major gifts intensive strategy session, Flat Rock, NC

April

April 7-9 – AFP International Conference – San Diego, CA

Presenting:  What Major Donors Want from Nonprofits Today:  Latest Research on How Major Donors Are Changing and What To Do About It?

Tuesday, April 9th 12:45 – 2:00 PM

April 24 – Community Memorial Foundation – Chicago, IL

May

May 6 – Lucy Daniels Center – Raleigh, NC

May 9 – NC Literacy Association Conference – Greensboro, NC

July

July 17 – Philanthropy Institute with AFP Western North Carolina – keynote, Flat Rock, NC

Juvenile Diabetes National Leadership Training, Indianapolis

Juvenile Diabetes National Leadership Training, Indianapolis

July 22 – Society of St. Vincent de Paul - national leadership training, St. Louis, MO

July 26 – CASA Child Advocates of Montgomery County – Conroe, TX

August

August 1 – 8th Annual Bridge to Integrated Marketing & Fundraising Conference, Washington D.C.

August 13 – Cranfill Sumner & Hartzog – Raleigh, NC

August 18-19 – The NICF Foundation national leadership workshop – Indianapolis, IN

August 23 – Palmetto Health Foundation - multi-board retreat, Columbia, SC

September

September 9 – The Johns Hopkins University – Carey School of Business – staff workshop, Baltimore, MD

September 19 – The Harvey B. Gantt Center  – board retreat, Charlotte, NC

September 26/27 – AFP Southern Colorado Philanthropy Summit – keynote, Colorado Springs, NC

October

October 10 - Ohio Association of Healthcare Philanthropy - Columbus, OH

October 15 – AFP Silicon Valley – Santa Clara, CA

October 15 – EHC LifeBuilders – Milpitas, CA

October 16 – Shady Shakespeare Theater – Santa Clara, CA

October 25 – Boys & Girls Clubs, South Carolina Area Council – Spartanburg, SC

November

November 1 – Boys & Girls Clubs of SE VA – Chesapeake, VA

November 12-13 – The Women’s Fund of Winston Salem – Winston Salem, NC

November 18-20 – AFP Congress 2013 – Toronto, Canada

November 22 – Alzheimer’s Association – Chicago, IL

December

December 9 – American Technion Society – New York, NY

 

2012 Schedule

January

January 11 – Raleigh Woman’s Club “Be The Change You Want to See In The World”

January 20 and 22nd – The Bill Friday Show, WUNC-TV, Interview on North Carolina People

January 26 – Raleigh City Farm, Raleigh, NC

February

February 1 – International Webinar for Guidestar

February 1 – Community Memorial Foundation – Board Retreat, Chicago, Il.

February 7 – Virginia Fundraising Executives (VAFRE), Keynote, Richmond, VA

February 14-15 – International Council of Visitors National Leadership Conference, Washington, DC

February 19-21 CASE District 3 Conference, Atlanta, GA

March

March 6 - Boys and Girls Club of America – Southeastern Leadership Conference, Myrtle Beach, SC

March 14 – AFP – Keynote, Wilmington, NC

March 27 – Kalamazoo Symphony Orchestra - Board Retreat, Kalamazoo, MI

March 28 – SPCA of Wake County, Raleigh, NC

April

April 10 – United American Patriots – Board Retreat, Greensboro, NC

April 12 – Utah Society of Fundraisers – Keynote, Salt Lake City, Utah

April 1-3 – AFP International Conference – Presenter, Vancouver, BC

May

Speaking to a group at AFP of Eastern Oklahoma

Speaking to a group at AFP of Eastern Oklahoma

May 2 – Oasis Annual Conference,  Muskoka, Ontario, Canada

May 8 – American Schools Foundations Alliance (AFSA) – Webinar

May 11 – ANERA, Staff Development, Washington DC

May 17 – Community Development Corporations of NC – Grantee Retreat, Raleigh, NC

May 22 – Communities in Schools of NC - Leadership Retreat

May 23 – Nonprofit Marketing Guide Webinar:  Mastering the Soft Skills: What They Don’t Teach You in Fundraising 101

June

June 28 – Planned Parenthood Health Systems – Staff Training

August

August 16 – UNC Medical Foundation – Staff Training, Chapel Hill, NC

August 20 – Victoria Symphony - Board Retreat, Victoria, TX

August 21 – Baptist Hospitals of Southeast TX –  Board Retreat, Beaumont, TX

August 23 – NC Philanthropy Conference, Presenter, Greensboro, NC

September

September 12 - FundRaising Success Virtual Conference & Expo

September 13-14 – NC Nonprofits Conference, Raleigh, NC

September 22 – Southern Appalachian Highlands Conservancy – Board Retreat, Asheville, NC

September 29 – Foundation for the Development of Caribbean Children – Board Retreat, Barbados

October

October 2 – Winston Salem State University – Keynote at All Boards Retreat, Winston Salem, NC

October 4 – Boys and Girls Clubs of America – Keynote at Mid-West Regional Conference, Indianapolis, IN

Oct 6 – ANERA Board Retreat, Washington, DC

Oct 12 – North Carolina Arts Council, Hickory, NC

November

November 5 – CASE III, East Carolina University, Greenville, NC

November 20 – Voices Together – Chapel Hill, NC

November 29 -Four Seasons Hospice, Flat Rock, NC

December

December 12 – Chapel Hill-Carrboro Chamber of Commerce – NonProfit Roundtable

2011 Schedule

January

January 7, Institute of Management Accountants, Atlanta, GA

January 13, Boys and Girls Club of Greater Cincinnati Board Retreat

January 25, Lower Cape Fear Hospice Board Retreat, Wilmington, NC

February

Feb 16-19 – National Council for International Visitors Conference, Washington, DC

Feb 26 – Fundamentals of Fundraising (AFP), Raleigh, NC “Marketing for On-going Success”

Feb 28 – March 1 – Institute of Charitable Giving, Chicago, IL – “Designing a Successful Capital Campaign”

March

March 5 Human Rights Campaign, Washington, DC Keynote Speaker, Equality Convention

March 11, National Council of International Visitors, Triangle Chapter, Board Retreat

March 16, AFP Charlotte, luncheon speaker

March 20 AFP International, “Take Your Board From Bored to Blazing: 7 Steps to Fire Up Your Board for Action”

March 31 Cover Your Bases Seminar, Keynote Speaker, Raleigh, NC

April

April 20 – Avera Health Institute, Sioux Falls, SD

April 28 – West Michigan Chapter AFP

April 30 – National Meeting of Cancer Center Development Officers, Chapel Hill NC

May

May 9 – AFP Des Moines, Iowa

May 11 –  National YMCA Key Leaders Conference, Illinois; Springfield, IL

May 12 – NC Community Action Conference

May 17 – Webinar, National Council for International Visitors

May 19 – Center for Nonprofit Management, Nashville TN

May 20 – QUEO Institute, Wilmington NC

May 30 – Habitat for Humanity, Greater Greensboro, NC

June

June 2 – AFP Tulsa

June 13-14 – Planet Philanthropy, Jacksonville FL

June 15-16 NC Symphony, Raleigh, NC

June 20 – Corpus Christi Symphony, Texas

June 22 – AFP Knoxville, TN

June 23-24 – Greenwich Hospital, Greenwich, CT

July

July 12 – Jane Salzano Center for Autism, Montgomery Village, MD

July 21 – BRIDGE Conference, Arlington, VA

July 22 –  Mercy Health System, Dubuque, Iowa

August

August 9 – United Way, Houston, TX

Aug 22 – CSAAC, Montgomery Village, MD

September

Sept. 8 – Raleigh United Arts, Raleigh, NC

Sept. 15 – AFP Triangle, Raleigh, NC

Sept. 23 – St. John’s Medical Foundation, Oregon

October

Oct. 3 – Metro Health System Foundation, Wyoming, MI

Oct. 6 – Chatham Arts Council, Pittsboro, NC

Oct. 12 – SECU Family House, Chapel Hill, NC

Oct 20 – Georgia Military College Foundation, Milledgeville, GA

November

Nov 2 – SIR Foundation – Fairfax, VA

Nov 15-16 – National Philanthropy Day – Brandywine AFP, Wilmington, DE

Nov 17-18 –  NextGen Charity Conference, NYC

Nov 28-30 – AFP Congress, Toronto, Canada

December

Dec 1 – Ohio Association of Community Colleges, Columbus, OH

2010 Schedule

January

January 12 – Edenton Historical Commission, Edenton, NC – Strategic Planning Board Retreat

January 15 – Genesis Charter School “Easy Fundraising for Board Members” – Board Retreat – Kansas City, MO

January 16 – Big Brothers Big Sisters “Easy Fundraising for Board Members” – Board Retreat – Kansas City, MO

 

January 21 – Boys & Girls Clubs of America of Greater Dallas - Board Retreat – Dallas, TX

February

February 12 The ArtsCenter, Carrboro, NC

Feb 15 – 23 Costa Rica

Feb 24 – AFP-Triangle – First Course in Fundraising

February 26 - Texas CASA - Austin, TX

March

March 11 at 1pm Eastern – Webinar Series: How to Make Your Organization Successful as a Board Members in Five Easy Steps – Step 1: What’s my Job as a Board Member?

March 24-25 – NC Conservation Fund, Regional Leadership Workshop, Clayton, NC

March 30 at 1pm Eastern – Webinar Series: How to Make Your Organization Successful as a Board Members in Five Easy Steps – Step 2: For Board members: How to Be a Personal Advocate For the Cause.

March 29 – City of Raleigh, Project LIFT – Raleigh, NC

April

April 10 – Democracy North Carolina - Board Retreat, Chapel Hill, NC

April 11-14 – AFP International Conference – “Create a Fundraising Action Plan for your Board Members,” Baltimore, MD

April 21 at 1pm Eastern- NonprofitMarketingGuide.com Coaching Call – Friendraising for Board Members

April 22 at 1pm Eastern – Webinar Series: How to Make Your Organization Successful as a Board Members in Five Easy Steps – Step 3: Easy Friendmaking for the Cause: The Art of Opening the Door.

May

May 6 – AFP Eastern Oklahoma Conference – Tulsa, OK

May 11 – “Parties with a Purpose – Part One” Webinar with NonprofitMarketingGuide.com

May 13 at 1pm Eastern – Webinar Series: How to Make Your Organization Successful as a Board Members in Five Easy Steps – Step 4: “No Ask” Fundraising Jobs for Board Members

May 20 – San Bernadino County Library – Friends of the Library Annual Conference, Fontana, CA – Keynote

May 22 – Fundraising Success Magazine Virtual Conference “Get on Board! How to Engage Your Board Members and Get Them to Like — No, LOVE! — Fundraising”

May 22 – Friendship Shelter, Laguna Beach CA – Board Retreat

May 25 – – “Parties With a Purpose – Part Two” webinar with NonprofitMarketingGuide.com

June

June 3 at 1pm Eastern – The Board Member’s Guide to Asking and Never Ever Getting Turned Down

June 15 The Carolina Ballet, Raleigh

July

July 14 – The Grandview Foundation, Board Retreat, Dayton Ohio

July 15 – Philanthropy Journal Webinar, “Create a Fundraising Action Plan for your Board: Easy Jobs for Every Single Board Member”

July 24 – Triangle Red Cross Board Retreat, Durham, NC

July 26-27 – Virginia Fundraising Institute

August

August 12 – North Carolina Philanthropy Conference, Charlotte, NC

August 16 – Rocky Mount Academy board retreat, Rocky Mount, NC

September

September 7 – St. John Medical Foundation, Oregon

September 9 – AFP of Northwest Arkansas Annual Summit

September 10-15 – trip to Yellowstone (CO and Montana)

September 16 – AFP Triangle, RTP, NC Friendmaking and Fundraising Bootcamp for Board Members and Staff

September 18 – Board retreat for Charter Community School, Durham, NC

Sept 23-24 – North Carolina Preservation Society – Annual Conference

September 25-26 California Maritime Academy, San Francisco, CA

September 30 – Texas CASA, Dallas TX

October

October 6-7 NC Arts Council Conference, Pine Knoll Shores, NC

October 14 – AFP Broward County, Florida

October 18-19 – North Penn Nonprofit Academy, Pennsylvania

October 20 – Austin, Texas AFP – All-Day Workshop

October 21, 22 Institute of Management Accountants, Montvale, NJ

October 27 – Midland, Texas AFP Workshop

November

November 2, Cary Visual Arts, Cary, NC

November 8, Friends of the Library Board Retreat, NC State University, Raleigh, NC

November 11 , Wake County Women’s Center, board retreat

November 15, Historic Hope Plantation, Windsor, NC

November  16, O’Berry Foundation, board retreat

November 30 and December 1 – AFP Greater Toronto 2010 Congress

December

Dec 1 – AFP Greater Toronto 2010 Congress

Dec. 21 Institute of Management Accountants Montvale, NC

2009 Schedule

January

January 22 – AFP Conference , “Fired Up Fundraising: Turn Your Board’s Passion into Action.” San Antonio, TX

February

February 4 – Communities in Schools of NC Keynote Speaker – Pinehurst, NC
February 5 – United Way of North Carolina Leadership Conference Keynote Speaker – “Fired Up Fundraising: Extraordinary Strategies for Extraordinary Times” – Pinehurst, NC

February 11 – Nonprofit Roundtable “From Fundraising to Friendraising: New Strategies for Extraordinary Times” and Sturgeon City Board Retreat – Jacksonville, NC

February 26 – Gail’s Webinar Series – Parties with a Purpose: How to Make Your Next Event the Best Party in Town!

March

March 11 – AFP of New Jersey, Frank V. Whitley Lecture Series, “Fired Up Fundraising: Turn Your Board’s Passion into Action” and “Shift Board Passion into ACTION: Easy Roles for Board Members to Help in Fundraising” – Newark, NJ

March 18 – Gail’s Webinar Series – Taking the Fear out of Fundraising for you and your Board!

March 20 – AFP Houston – Training Session for Development Professionals – Houston, TX

March 24 – Museum of Life and Science Board Retreat – Durham, NC

April

April 16 – Triangle AFP – RTP, NC

April 30 – North Carolina Land Trust Assembly – Raleigh, NC

May

May 11 – Sioux Falls Community Foundation Workshop for Nonprofit Leaders Keynote Speaker – Sioux Falls, SD

May 13 – Barnes Dennig & Co. – Not For Profit Seminar Keynote Speaker – Cincinnati, OH

May 14 – Boys and Girls Clubs of America 102nd National Conference Keynote Speaker – Atlanta, GA

June

June 18 – Gail’s Webinar Series – Philanthropy Journal Webinar Series – Survive and Thrive! Five Actions Your Board can Take to Help you Survive the Recession.

July

July 16 – WEBINAR – Six New Rules for Board Members in Changing Times – What is Working Now! Begins 1pm. Register Here!

July 21 – Virginia Fundraising Institute - Keynote address: How Smart Fundraisers Are Finding Opportunities in a Chaotic Economy & Workshop: Fire Up Your Board for Fundraising, Turn Their Passion into Action.

July 21-23 – 2009 Bridge Conference – Bridge to Integrated Marketing & Fundraising Conference, Washington DC

August

August 11 – AFP First Course in Fundraising, Greensboro, NC - in Board Members, CEO’s and Other Volunteers

August 11 – CFRE Review Course, Greensboro, NC - “Securing the Gift”

August 12 – North Carolina Philanthropy Conference, Greensboro, NC - Turn Your Fundraising Event into the Best Party in Town: Get the Right People in the Door, Raise More Money and Have More Fun!

September

September 17 – Saint Mary’s Hospital - Board Retreat, Montreal, Canada

September 22 – WEBINAR – Create a Fundraising Action Plan for Your Board Members and Put Them to Work Where You Need Them 1pm eastern time

September 24 – Urban Ministries of Wake County - Board Retreat, Raleigh, NC

September 30 – Westchester Country Day School - Board Retreat, High Point, NC

October

October 6 – AFP of Central PA – Keynote, Hershey, PA

October 22 – Boys & Girls Clubs of America, Keynote at the Northeast Regional Conference, Atlantic City, NJ

new friends at the Boys and Girls Clubs of American training

November

November 4 – Big Brothers Big Sisters of Kansas City, MO Board Retreat

November 5 – Genesis Charter School, Kansas City, MO Board Retreat

November 10 – North Carolina State University – Guest Teacher in Fund Development Course

November 11 – Junior Achievement Worldwide, Development Officers Conference – Indianapolis, IN

November 13-17 – CASE VII Conference, San Francisco, CA

December

December 3 – Ronald McDonald House of Chapel Hill - Board Retreat, Chapel Hill, NC