Ten Steps to Campaign Success
October 6 @ 7:30 am - 9:00 am$16.00 – $20.00
Presented by Keith Hopkins, Hopkins Fundraising Consulting
Successful campaigns don’t just happen. They’re the result of months of planning, exceptional volunteer effort, and compelling missions. Campaigns are modeled on military campaigns and have identifiable benchmarks, strong leadership, and a battle plan to achieve success. There is a tried and true method that leads to fundraising success nearly every time it’s effectively implemented. Join us as we discuss ten keys to planning and executing a successful campaign. If your organization is considering a campaign effort in the future, you won’t want to miss this.
Keith Hopkins has worked in and with the nonprofit community for nearly thirty years. Keith’s career experience includes work in higher education and health care where he was employed in teaching, administration, and fund development. Additionally, Keith was employed for eight years with a regional consulting firm that provided fund development services to nonprofit organizations.
His experience has provided Keith with vast exposure to a wide variety of nonprofit organizations and the funding challenges they face. He has worked with churches, colleges, athletic organizations, libraries, hospitals, social service agencies, faith-based organizations, camps, arts organizations, educational entities, and museums.
Keith founded Hopkins Fundraising Consulting in 2006. He is an active community volunteer, a graduate of Leadership Grand Rapids, served as Board Chair and Vice Chair of the West Michigan Chapter of the Association of Fundraising Professionals and served on the Executive Board of the Thornapple Valley Baseball League. Keith has attended numerous workshops and conferences, including courses at the University of Indiana-Purdue’s School of Fundraising. He holds degrees from Hope College and Ohio University.