Training Details

Friday, November 2, 2018

9:00 am - 1:30 pm ET

Renaissance Cleveland Hotel
24 Public Square
Cleveland, OH 44113


Win More Grants. Make a Bigger Difference.


National Philanthropy Day® is a special day set aside each November to recognize the contributions of philanthropy, as well as those active within the philanthropic community, whose efforts and generosity continue to enrich our world and our lives.

2018 National Philanthropy Day® Master of Ceremonies will be Mike McIntyre, Plain Dealer columnist and host of The Sound of Ideas on 90.3 WCPN, ideastream.

Registration .. 9:00 – 11:30 a.m.
Morning Educational Panel .. 9:30 – 11:00 a.m.
Networking/Vendors  .. 11:00 – 11:45 a.m.
Welcome/Luncheon .. 11:45 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
Award Presentations  .. 12:30 – 1:30 p.m.

Morning Educational Panel:
Transformational Giving Across Generations

Lindsay Marciniak, CCS Fundraising

Julie Sullivan Graham, Sullivan Foundation
Bob Gries, Gries Financial LLC
Ann Garson, Jewish Federation of Cleveland


Qualifies for
1.5 CFRE points

Intended Audience

All levels of experience
Board members
CEOs, executive directors, upper management
Fundraising & development staff
Grant writers
Individual grantseekers
Marketing, communications, external affairs
Program directors and staff