The Network for Charitable Giving will host speaker Marcia Whittington beginning at 8 a.m. Thursday at the Baraboo Visitor Center, 600 W. Chestnut St., West Baraboo, with networking starting at 7:30 a.m. Pre-registration is not necessary, there is no charge to attend, and everyone who works with nonprofits is welcome.
Whittington will discuss how engagement, education, and excitement can lead to a successful "ask" for support of nonprofit organizations. Whittington is chief development officer for Agrace Foundation, the fundraising arm for Agrace Hospice Care, where she is responsible for annual appeals, planned giving, capital campaigns, grants, special events, and corporate donor development. Whittington has more than 20 years of development and fundraising experience in the greater Madison nonprofit community.
Seminars are free and membership is $50 for individuals or $100 for an organization.
For more information, visit charitablenetwork.org.