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Join us for the September AFP-UMV meeting!

Date: September 12, 2018

Time: 11:45am -1:00pm

PRESENTER:  Donald R. Gray

 Don is the retired vice president for principal gifts at the University of Wisconsin Foundation, where he was responsible for working with top-level givers and was part of a team overseeing the successful $1.8 billion “Create the Future: The Campaign for Wisconsin.” 

PROGRAM:    Words Matter, Even in Fundraising and Development

The words we use and how we use them help define who we are -- to others, as a professional, and yes, even to ourselves. All professions, including our work in nonprofits, develop an internal jargon that might mean something to the outside world far different from what we within the profession intend. During this short, fun discussion we will discuss some of these words and explore alternative ways of defining the honorable profession we all work in.

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