Free Livestream Session From AFP Toronto Congress (Monday, Nov. 20, 2 pm EST)
The AFP Foundation for Philanthropy – Canada is proud to offer a complimentary livestream session from the AFP Toronto Congress on Monday, November 20, 2017 from 2:00 – 3:30 p.m. EST:
The Disrupters' Panel: Breaking Barriers, Smashing Ceilings and Changing Minds through Effective Leadership
Speakers: Sharon Avery, Peter Dinsdale, Sandra Hawken, Caroline Riseboro, Jill Zelmanovits
Carving a new path in a sector takes courage, commitment and most of all, strong leadership skills. This panel will feature leaders in the fundraising sector who know how to shake things up. How did they take it upon themselves to invent new possibilities? What are the opportunities and challenges associated with innovative leadership and ground-breaking fundraising? What were their approaches when they encountered resistance and what motivated them to persevere? Learn how to be transformative and apply their advice to break down barriers.
What key skills do you need to develop to effectively drive change – as a fundraising and as a leader?
How has the fundraising profession transformed over the course of their careers?
Knowing when to go for it: identifying the right opportunities, understanding key factors that will support change and ensuring your risk will reap reward
- Looking ahead: What will future leadership look like in the profession and nonprofit sector and how can emerging leaders continue to push barriers?
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