Whether you work for a nonprofit or are an independent artist looking for project funding, fundraising is a part of your to-do list. Fundraising can be overwhelming, especially when you’re just starting out. Where do you start? How much do you ask for? How do you find & cultivate donors? And when is (and isn’t) a good idea to initiate an ask.
Learn the dos and don’ts to make the most out of your fundraising efforts. Come interact with experienced professionals & artists and hear them talk about what it was like when they first started fundraising, how they create a plan and set goals, what resources and tools exists to help you be an effective fundraiser for your organization or arts project.
Who are the panelists?
Matthew Hinsley (moderator)- Executive Director, Austin Classical Guitar
Chelsea Hernandez- Documentary Filmmaker, Director of Building the American Dream
Andrew West - Director of Development and Communication for UT Butler School of Music
Ashley Clarke - Development Coordinator, Austin Parks Foundation
$5 at the door for non-members
Free for members
(become a member today for only $10!)
1008 West Ave
Austin, TX 78701
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