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Agenda 

Sunday, July 28         Event  Title - See brochure for more details!
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm Opening General Session  "There Ought to Be a Law Best Fundraising Practices..."
5:30 pm - 6:30 pm  Reception* *You may not need dinner afterwards! 
6:30 pm  Dinner on your own
Monday, July 29   Event Title - See brochure for more details! 
7:30 am - 8:30 am  Continental Breakfast
8:30 am - 10:10 am General Session  "The Missing Link: The search for Transitional Giving Prospects"
10:30 am - Noon Concurrent Session - 101 "If You Build It..Structuring your Alumni Program"
10:30 am - Noon  Concurrent Session - Adv  "Once You Build It: How to Maintain Your Program"
12:15 pm Networking Lunch
Sponsored by
The Collins Group

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1:30 pm - 2:45 pm General Session  "To Event or Not to Event" 
2:45pm - 3:15pm  Networking Break
3:15 pm - 4:45 pm Concurrent Session "Alumni Outreach and Publications"
3:15 pm - 4:45 pm  Concurrent Session "The Benefits of a Benefits Program"
6:00 pm  Dinner at The Wynkoop Brewery
or on your own
Tuesday, July 30    Event  Title - See brochure for more details! 
7:30 am - 8:30 am Continental Breakfast
8:30 am - Noon General Session "Donors for Life" A special double session with a networking break at 10am
12:15 pm - 1:45 pm Closing Luncheon  "Conversations with Alumni" Learn more below! 

Attire

Business casual. Even though it is summer, sometimes it can be very cool in doors and at night. Dress appropriately.

Wireless 

We're pleased to provide wireless Internet access in all meeting rooms. 

Photo of Junki YoshidaTuesday, July 30 | Don't miss our "Conversations with Alumni" lunch session! Photo of Dr. Dickson

Featuring Mr. Junki Yoshida - Click here to watch the CRD 2007 Benefactor Video -
and Dr. Stacy Dickson! 

We all hear about colleges that have superstar alumni--those who volunteer, donate and work to encourage others to give. Have you ever wanted to sit down and ask one of these alums what made them want to give back to their alma mater? Now is your chance to do just that.

Have you ever wondered what you could do to encourage alums in your community to look back on their college years when determining the beneficiary of a legacy gift? Now is your chance to find out. 

The closing session features community college alumni who you want to hear from. These alums dedicate their time and utilize their connections to assist with resource development at the college from which they graduated. They commit their own resources to support the mission of the college and fund programs vital to student success. They view the community college as the necessary link in their community to create life-long opportunities of personal growth and pathways to career success. Join the closing panel over lunch to hear the strategies they employ to support their colleges, and the strategies you can employ to engage alumni like them in your community. Our moderator is an expert in community college alumni development who knows the questions you want answered. Come with your own questions and find out more about how you can engage superstar alumni at your own college. Click here to meet the panelists and other presenters.

Cancellation/Refund Policy

CRD incurs expenses based on registration. Submission of registration constitutes a commitment to attend. Your college will be responsible for the registration fees whether you are able to attend the workshop or not. Only those cancellations and/or refund requests submitted in writing on or before June 28, 2013 will be considered.  Refunds will be processed, less an administrative fee of $100, after the conference has been concluded.

Photo Credit | Bicyclists ride along Cherry Creek on the bike path. | Steve Crecelius/Visit Denver 
Photo Credit | Larimer Square at Night | Visit Denver  

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Our staff believe in connecting people, resources and opportunities. CRD helps us drive these actions by providing tools and training so we can educate our board and volunteers, strengthen our skills and knowledge base, and find support and mentoring from our peers throughout the country. We're steeped in the culture to thank our donors, and now is a chance to turn around and thank CRD and all its members for helping us be successful in building a strong and committed group of donors and volunteers. Thanks CRD!"

Josh Gerstman, Development Director
Green River Community College, WA