Best Practices: Annual Giving Workshop

Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Could financial stewardship efforts be enhanced in your parish? Did your church have a program years ago that could be reintroduced or refreshed? Please join us for this free and helpful workshop on Wednesday, May 17 from 7:00-9:00pm at St. Christopher's (662 Guelph Line) in Burlington to learn more about annual giving programs and strategies to help increase annual givings in your parish.

Who should attend: clergy, wardens, treasurers, staff, corporation, parish council, finance & stewardship committee chairs, etc. - everyone with a role or interest in generating revenue for your parish and its programs.

Workshop presenters are:  

  • Nancy Ferris-Hostick & Penny Smith-Steinman; St. George’s, St. Catharines
  • Bob Taylor; St. Christopher’s, Burlington
  • Lisa Di Veto; Diocesan Stewardship, Legacy Giving & Fund Development Consultant

 Workshop topics include:

  • How to inspire, ask and thank annual giving donors and increase givings  
  • How St. Christopher’s doubled its annual operating budget over 10 years
  • How St. George’s Joyful Giving Campaign generated $35,000 in new givings

RSVP Lisa Di Veto by email or 519-754-1803.

Seating is limited, please respond early to ensure your place and binder of annual giving materials.