Maine Girls Collaborative Project "Boards on Fire! Inspiring Leaders to Raise Money Joyfully"

Public event
Friday, October 19, 2012 - 9:00am - 4:30pm
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University of Maine
Wells Conference Center
Orono, ME 04469
United States
Phone: 207-581-1508
Fax: 207-581-1218

This engaging interactive session features the barriers our organizations have unwittingly put in the way of our board members and offers simple, no-cost solutions to remove those barriers to raise money for our organizations. Presenters Susan Howlett has been strengthening nonprofits for over 40 years, as a board member development director, executive director and for the last 25 years as a consultant.   As a long time faculty at the Univeristy of Washington, she has authored two acclaimed books.

For those traveling to the conference, group rates are available Thursday October 18 and Friday October 19 at Hampton Inn Bangor ($129/night) and Hitlon Garden Inn Bangor ($139/night). Please use the group code BOF.

University of Maine students are admitted free with Maine Card, supported by Vice President for Student Affairs.

Scholarships available for organizational representatives that work with low-income people primarily, or whose budget cannot support the registration fee.  (Contact Sharon Barker (581-1501) or Faye Boyle (581-1508) for more information.

Organizations are encouraged to send more than one representative.  Group rates available on request.

 Registration starts at 9:00; conference starts promptly at 9:30.

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