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Best Practices in Hiring Fundraisers – The Seven Fs

April 9 @ 9:00 am - 10:00 am


About the Webinar

Without great people, organizations can never hope to achieve their full philanthropic potential. Hiring and retaining capable and effective fundraisers is vital. Hiring and retaining great people not only contributes to improved fundraising performance, but also strengthens the organization’s culture and effectiveness and creates an environment that is supportive and caring. Your approach to hiring and retention is important, and so too are the qualities you should be looking for when you hire an individual to join the team. Please join us for this engaging exploration of the seven key elements to consider and look for when hiring development professionals. These are the seven F’s and you’ll want to know what they are.

About the Presenter: Chris Looney

Christopher “Chris” Looney has committed his professional life to the advancement of the nonprofit sector and remains most interested in elevating the field of philanthropy and the capacity of fundraisers to succeed. Chris is the son of two legendary fundraisers. His wife, Anisha, works in development as well for a well-known research hospital. For nearly 25 years, Chris provided advice, guidance and support to hundreds of organizations in his role as a senior leader of the nation’s largest and most successful fundraising consulting firm. During his tenure with the firm, Chris assisted his clients to raise hundreds of millions of dollars. Through the years, Chris served in key leadership positions connected to philanthropy. AFP International Foundation for Philanthropy, AFP of Orange County, The Giving USA Foundation, and Giving Institute have all benefitted from the leadership of Chris Looney. After decades working on the front lines of fundraising, guiding and advising a multitude of nonprofits on philanthropic initiatives, Chris developed The Five Tool Fundraiser concept. Over the years, Chris has continued to explore the Five Tool Fundraiser framework, which has resulted in the completion of several books and training materials. Chris and his wife, Anisha, live in Irvine, California with their three children.


Meeting ID: 822 0711 9849
Passcode: 643345


April 9
9:00 am - 10:00 am
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