Inspiring Major Gifts and Meaningful Philanthropy for Your Organization

Date: Thursday, May 14, 2020

Time: 8:30 – 8:45 am Registration, 8:45 – 9:00 am Welcome & Introductions, 9:00 – 12:00 pm Workshop (including 15-minute coffee break)

Location: Camp Kawartha Environment Centre, 2505 Pioneer Road, Peterborough

Investment: $26.74 including fees


Explore best practice in major gift fundraising, strategic fundamentals in individual philanthropy and how important it is for board members to be engaged in building relationships with influential donors

Learning Objectives

In our session together we will:

  • Review major giving principles and their impact on individual philanthropy
  • Explore the motives and characters of major givers
  • Learn how to build a robust major giving program
  • Discover effective relationship building techniques for securing major gifts

About the Presenter

Nicole Beatty, Chief Community Builder | NicBea & Co., Associate | The Fundraising Lab @ Cathy Mann & Associates

Nicole Beatty is a Certified Fundraising Executive (CFRE) who has raised $30 million for causes worldwide and co-founded four charities.  Nicole manages her own consultancy, specializing in capacity building, operational planning, coaching, and development services for charitable and non-profit organizations, social enterprises and other community-minded businesses.  In 2018, Nicole was elected municipal Councillor for her hometown, Cobourg, Ontario, and appointed the Planning and Heritage portfolio. Nicole is an avid reader and writer, a social justice advocate, and loves outdoor adventures, yoga and bicycles.  Nicole earned her BA Hons from the University of Ottawa and received a post-graduate certificate from Ryerson University.


Thank you to PAFN member and our sponsor for this event:

Camp Kawartha