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How To Start A Major Gifts Program

Thursday, April 12, 2018 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm  ET

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In 2016, $390 billion was given charitably. Individuals gave 80% of that money. This means every nonprofit should be pursuing major gifts donations. Do you want to raise major gifts dollars but don’t know how? Are you struggling to start a major gifts program because you don’t know where to begin? Join Emma Kieran to learn the steps to begin a strong and successful major gifts program at your organization. Find out what components make a robust program so you can build sustainability for your organization through increased individual giving.

Can’t make the webinar? Register and we will send you the full recording so you can watch it on your own time!

 Outcomes: Upon completion of this webinar you will:

  • Have concrete steps for starting a major gifts program at your organization
  • Understand the components of a strong major gifts program


  • Development Officers
  • Fundraisers

Presenter: Emma Gilmore Kieran

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Emma Gilmore Kieran started Pilot Peak Consulting in 2014, bringing more than 16 years of professional and volunteer fundraising experience. She has worked with over 50 nonprofits in her career on a broad range of projects from planning to implementation, coaching and interim services. Most recently, Emma was the vice president for Fundraising and Development at Orr Associates, Inc. and a consultant with Changing Our World.


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