39 Provocative Tips From #AFPICON That Will Make You A Smarter Fundraiser in 2014

AFPeeps san antonio 2014

Official #AFPeeps photo, 2014 San Antonio AFP Conference

The International AFP Conference in San Antonio this week was pretty amazing!

This year I didn’t make any presentations – and that meant for a change,  I could sit back and enjoy learning from so many smart fundraising leaders.

I was tweeting up a storm! Instead of taking notes, I set down key thoughts in my tweets.

Here are some of the smartest, most provocative fundraising ideas from the conference captured (by me and others) in 140 characters!

I DO have a #1 favorite! Leave me a comment at the bottom of the post, share your fav and I’ll give you mine!

All these smart, cutting-edge strategies and tips are from these amazing fundraising gurus and pundits:

Tom Ahern, Harvey McKinnon, Karen Osborne, Penelope Burk, Andrea McManus, Pamela Grow,  Tammy Zonker, Raymund Flandez of the Chronicle of Philanthropy, Kay Sprinkel Grace, Beth Kanter, Sandy Rees and Rachel Muir.

Tweeted by the smart @fundraiserbeth, @nathanhand, @GoalBustersJim, @Network4Good, @JoshHirsch1 @AFPIHQNikki@amy_stephan
@alongenecker @nphub@houdatlisa, and @erinshy.

You MUST watch this video FIRST!!

Must watch!








Which tip/tweet is YOUR favorite and why? Let me know with a comment and I’ll share my favorite!