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Giving USA

June 14, 2017

  Phoenix Philanthropy Group 

The Phoenix Philanthropy Group, the Association of Fundraising Professionals,Greater Arizona Chapter and the Planned Giving Roundtable of Arizona present:

Please join us on Wednesday, June 14, 2017 for a preview of the Giving Institute's Giving USA: The Annual Report on Philanthropy. At this event, you will be among Phoenix's most influential leaders to have access to this report, which features leading issues and trends in philanthropy.


Richard L. Tollefson, Jr.
Founder and President
The Phoenix Philanthropy Group
Amy Armstrong
Founder & CEO
Support My Club

Gretchen E. Buhlig
COO, Managing Director
ASU Foundation

Harold Dorenbecher
Senior Vice President,
Lead Relationship Manager
Wealth Advisory Group of Northern Trust
Lani Starkey
Founder and Principal
Fifty Rock Consulting, LLC.

Presentation and Panel
The Giving USA Report will be presented by Richard Tollefson of The Phoenix Philanthropy Group. The panel discussion will feature distinguished local development professionals, wealth advisors, and donors to provide both a local response to the report, as well as relate the data to emerging trends and key issues in individual giving.

Wednesday, June 14, 2017
9:00 a.m. Registration/Continental Breakfast

10:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. Giving USA Presentation and Panel: Richard L. Tollefson, Jr., Founder and President, The Phoenix Philanthropy Group, Amy Armstrong, Founder & CEO, Support My Club, Gretchen E. Buhlig, Chief Operating Officer and Managing Director, ASU Foundation, Harold Dorenbecher, Senior Vice President and Lead Relationship Manager in Wealth Advisory Group of Northern Trust, Lani Starkey, Founder and Principal, Fifty Rock Consulting, LLC

12:00 noon -1:15 p.m. Lunch and Keynote "Show Them the Money – How to Successfully Partner with Advisors and Close More Gifts" – Lani Starkey, Founder and Principal, Fifty Rock Consulting, LLC

1:30 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. Afternoon session "The Five Types of Blended Gifts – The What, Why, and How of Closing Blended Gifts" – Lani Starkey, Founder and Principal, Fifty Rock Consulting, LLC

: Black Canyon Conference Center
              9440 N 25th Ave, Phoenix, AZ 85021

Attendance Options:
Morning Session - Giving USA Report (Includes continental breakfast): $45 per person
Afternoon Educational Session (Includes Lunch): $55 per person
Entire day: $90 per person 

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