2021 Snapshot

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President - Rosie Melia

Immediate Past President - Stephanie Llacuna

Secretary - Natasha Spears (through September 2021)

Treasurer - Brenda Cox

VP of Communications & Marketing - Tess Vella

VP of IDEA - Antoinette Hampton

VP of Membership - Lee Lauren Truesdale

VP of Programming - Amanda Burks

Member at Large - Mary Jean Henry

Advanced Professionals & CFRE - Adam Blanchard

BE the Cause - Traci Douglas

Ethics - Kelly Sexton

Fundraising Day - Gretchen Eckstein & Amy Kettner

National Philanthropy Day - Dave Seyer (Chair)

Nick Warrington (Chair-Elect)

January 20 - "Building a Culture of Hyper Philanthropy" - The Hodge Group

March 17 - "Hindsight is 2020" Roundtable Discussion

April 13 - "3...2...1 LIVE!" - Zac Pitts

May 20 - Fundraising Day

June 9 - "Getting to Yes: the Language to Secure Sponsors" - Chris Amos

August 4 - "Happy Hour with a Purpose" - Nick Warrington

September 15 - "What Fundraisers can Learn from Business Developers" - Frances                                    Mennone

October 20 - "Addressing Bias in Grant Writing" - NCCJ of Greater Dayton

November 19 - "4 Easy Steps to Get Started Raising Major Gifts" - Amy Eisenstein

Monthly Coffee Chats exploring topics of Annual Giving, Direct Mail, Grant Writing, Events, Major Gifts, and Planned Giving

Dayton Children's

The Dayton Foundation

Knack Video + Photo

Levin Family Foundation

Ohio's Hospice of Dayton

Oregon Printing

$7,244 - Contract Services

$10,909 - Program Expenses

$960 - Scholarships

Charles D. Berry Foundation

Dayton Children's

East End Community Services

The Foodbank Dayton

Goodwill-Easter Seals Miami Valley

Miami Valley Meals

St. Mary's Development Corporation

YWCA Dayton

We were honored to present these winners with the first-ever "Acorn Awards"

Congratulations to our 2021 Award Recipients! Click here to view the National Philanthropy Day video!

$1,165 - Monthly Meeting Registration

$8,150 - Fundraising Day

$5,400 - Job Announcements

$3,060 - Membership Dues

$4,750 - National Philanthropy Day