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Endowment Giving: What to Expect in an Evolving Landscape

On-Demand | Originally Broadcast March 23, 2021 | This Recording is Part of the Endowment Master Class Series

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Economic Sustainability Leadership
Beginning with an examination of the role that charitable contributions play in growing your endowment, this session will discuss how pandemic related changes in the charitable giving landscape may impact donations to college and university endowments and foundations. Speakers will provide insight into how COVID-19 has affected the demographics of giving and donor expectations. Strategies for engaging a cross-departmental team to strive for successful fundraising will also be shared.
This webcast is part of the NACUBO Endowment Master Class Series. Visit the series page to see other sessions available for a la carte registration or to purchase access to the whole series

Endowment Management Webcast

What You Will Learn

NACUBO’s professional development programs are designed to deliver the skills, concepts, and best practices for success to individuals in the business of higher education. After participating in this program, you will be able to—

  • Apply strategies for engaging colleagues across your campus to work toward shared giving goals
  • Discuss how the COVID-19 pandemic has changed giving across the nonprofit sector and where higher education fits in these broader trends
  • Employ techniquesto reach more diverse groups of prospective donors.
  • Understand what the post-election landscape holds for charitable giving

Who Should Attend

  • Chief Financial Officers
  • Endowment Chief Investment Officers
  • Institutional Treasurers
  • Investment and Finance Committee Board members
  • Professional Endowment Fund Managers

Meet The Presenters

  • Brian Flahaven, vice president, strategic partnerships, Council for Advancement and Support of Education
  • Ann Kaplan, senior director, Council for Advancement and Support of Education

CPE Information

There are no CPEs offered for this event.

CPE credit is not available for on-demand programs at this time.

NACUBO is registered with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) as a sponsor of continuing professional education on the National Registry of CPE Sponsors. State boards of accountancy have final authority on the acceptance of individual courses for CPE credit. Complaints regarding registered sponsors may be submitted to the National Registry of CPE Sponsors through its website

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