Annual Giving Workshop

Wednesday, September 27, 2017

Inspire, Ask and Thank: Help Increase Annual Givings in your Parish!

Could financial stewardship efforts be enhanced in your parish?  Did your church have a program years ago that could be reintroduced or refreshed?

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.

Register today, as seating is limited, for this free and helpful workshop to learn more about annual giving programs and strategies to help increase annual givings in your parish.

Wednesday, September 27, 2017 – 7:00-9:00pm

St. George’s Anglican Church, St. Catharines (83 Church Street, St. Catharines ON L2R 3C7 – click here for map)

From the QEW, follow Lake Street to Raymond St. (1 block after Welland Ave. and before Church Street). Turn left on Raymond. Pass Lyman Street on the right. Church parking lot is on the right. Please enter the building through the back door. The workshop is in the gym.

Workshop presenters are:

  • 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 at or 519-754-1803

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