National Philanthropy Day® is our chance to celebrate the donors, volunteers, organizations and colleagues that make our work possible. We look forward to celebrating those who have made significant contributions in one of the seven counties covered by the Mid-Hudson Valley Chapter; Dutchess, Orange, Putnam, Rockland, Sullivan, Ulster and Westchester.
Thursday, November 17, 2022
29 Old Balmville Rd, Newburgh, NY 12550
8:45 am - 9:15 am
Registration, Welcome & Continental Breakfast
9:30 am - 10:30 am
Legacy Giving: Not Just Gifts in the Future!
The time has come to rethink how important
it is to include planned giving, also known as legacy giving, in your everyday
fundraising plans. Join Elizabeth Rowley, CFRE,
President and CEO of the Community Foundations of Orange and Sullivan and
Serena Marrero, Director of Planned Giving at Community Foundations of the
Hudson Valley to learn and discuss best practices and practical steps for
attracting these frequently untapped resources for your organization.
10:45 am - 11:45 pm
Major Gifts: Trends, Insights, and a Look Ahead
Join Kevin Findlan and Leigh Taublib-Kiriat of CCS
Fundraising to analyze the current philanthropic landscape and discuss what the
next year might bring for the sector regarding major gifts. This session will
cover the data, insights, and trends featured in CCS’s Snapshot of the Philanthropic Landscape report, which has compiled and analyzed essential
industry research for the past 11 years.
12 noon- 1 pm
Welcome, Keynote Presentation & Lunch
Keynote Address: Inclusive Leadership
Presented by: Freddimir Garcia
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
IDEA (Inclusion, Diversity, Equity and Access) Champion Award
Michelle Nicholas, SVP, Chief Diversity Officer and Director of Community Development, PCSB Bank
Leadership in Corporate Philanthropy
John Koerner, Executive General Manager, Healey Brothers, Inc.
Outstanding Fundraising Professional
Nancy Patota, Executive Director, The ARC Westchester Foundation
Outstanding Fundraising Volunteer
Michael Horodyski, President & CEO, Wallkill Federal Savings and Loan
Rising Star Fundraiser
Emily Mantelman, Children's Home of Poughkeepsie
Youth in Philanthropy
Spiral Giving Student Participants
$85.00 - Members Full Day
$95.00 - Non Members Full Day
$60.00 - Lunch Only