Second Annual Event Fundraising Conference

Human Rights Campaign Deputy Director of Events

Mike Wilkinson

THE SCHEDULE

08:00 AM

09:00 AM

Breakfast & Networking

Welcoming Remarks

Data Driven Fundraising 

10:00 AM

12:30 PM

Lunch

01:30 PM

03:45 PM

Bringing in the Best Gifts

Closing Thoughts

05:00 PM

Two Full Days

We heard you, and this year's conference will take place over two full days.  So much fundraising goodness you might not be able to handle it!

We're pumped to be in the Windy City and taking over The Hotel Palomar for two full days which is centrally located in downtown Chicago.  

We're keeping it interactive and will have more breakouts to allow sharing among similar types and sizes of organizations. #LearnFromOneAnother

Let's be honest we had a ton of fun in 2017, but we'll be adding new treats, surprises and excitement to the 2018 event FUNdraising conference that you won't want to miss!

WHAT PEOPLE SAYS

They love it. Read what the previous attendees had to say!

Early Bird

$

299

eligible for the first 100 tickets sold

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Regular

$

349

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How do I get to the venue?

The Hotel Palomar Chicago is centrally located in downtown Chicago and can be accessed via the 'L' (subway) Grand Station (Red) and is located near several parking garages.  

We take Visa, MasterCard, American Express and Discover.  If you'd like to pay by check please email raise@onecause.com.

What payment types do you accept?

Can I earn CFRE credit from attending RAISE? 

Yes!  Full participation in RAISE will be eligible for CFRE credits.  Exact number of credits will be determined once program is finalized.

Are registrations refundable? 

All registrations are non-refundable, but are transferable.

Looking to sponsor the conference?  We have several opportunities available!

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Venue Address

Hotel Palomar
505 North State Street
Chicago, IL 60654
Reservations: 877.731.0505
Hotel: 312.755.9703

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11:15 AM

Storytelling & "The Ask"

Keynote Address

02:30 PM

Event  Trends
Panel Discussion

I'M IN! REGISTER ME!

schedule subject to change

And we're not even done...  
More speakers to be added soon!

Chris Hammond

Corporate Giving Connection
CEO 

Presenting

Visionary

Nhu Te

NonProft Pro 
Editor-in-Chief

Tuesday, September 26, 2017

Monday, September 27, 2017

THE SCHEDULE

08:00 AM

09:00 AM

Breakfast & Networking

Welcoming Remarks

Data Driven Fundraising 

10:00 AM

12:30 PM

Lunch

01:30 PM

03:45 PM

Bringing in the Best Gifts

Closing Thoughts

05:00 PM

11:15 AM

Storytelling & "The Ask"

Keynote Address

02:30 PM

Event  Trends
Panel Discussion

schedule subject to change

Tuesday, September 26, 2017

Monday, September 25, 2017

BidPal User 
Session

Welcome Cocktail Reception

03:00 PM

05:00 PM

presented by iATS Payments

Connector

Lynn Page 

JDRF
National Director Signature Events

Sophie Streeter

Loyola Academy 
Director of Special Events 

Participation in RAISE may assist you in learning or reviewing concepts covered on the Certified Fund Raising Executive (CFRE) examination as detailed on the Test Content Outline provided by CFRE International. CFRE International does not sponsor or endorse any educational programs and RAISE was not developed in conjunction with CFRE International.All rights reserved. 

Engage. Learn. Share.

We're back for more in our 2nd annual year bringing a whole new kind of conference for nonprofit professionals to engage and RAISE our game. Two action packed days with event fundraising insights, bold conversations, interactive sessions and YOU!

Confirmed 2018 Speakers

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Now that you're coming, we think you should stay here.

505 N State St. Chicago, IL 60654

Hotel Palomar

*Al Capone stayed here! 

*We don't actually know this.  

Countdown to Deep Dish Pizza!

What's new in 2018?

Registration

We ♥ Our Sponsors

Engaging Sessions

Cool City, Awesome Venue

Fun! Fun! Fun!

Contact

raise@onecause.com
888.729.0399 x1260

Frequently Asked Questions

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RAISE

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September 24-25, 2018

Chicago, IL

RESERVE ROOM

$239/night

Fladeboe Auctions Founder

Glen Fladeboe

Jay Love

Bloomerang 
Chief Relationship Officer 

Benjamin Farrell

Custom Benefit Auctions
Auctioneer 

Jen Linck

Corporate Giving Connection
Chief Marketing Officer 

Session Tracks

Event & Auction 
Fundraising


Thought Leadership

Peer to Peer & Social Fundraising


Product Workshops