Fundraising Fundamentals - Sumter

Sponsored by SouthState Bank

Wednesday, May 25, 2022
9:30 AM - 2:00 PM (EDT)
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Category: Learning Together
 Join us for Fundraising Fundamentals, sponsored by SouthState Bank and designed especially for grassroots and community organizations with budgets of under $500,000. 
The morning will focus on fundraising 101, covering developing a fundraising plan, donor stewardship, days of giving, end-of-year giving, grantwriting, event fundraising and more. 
Then, over lunch we will hear from a panel of statewide and regional grantmaking organizations. Bring your questions as we'll make time for discussion and questions. 
Detailed agenda:

9:30 - Registration, Coffee and Networking  

10:00 - Welcome

  • Why SouthState Invests in Nonprofits – Sedrick McCallum
  • Who’s In The Room & What We Want to Learn – Madeleine McGee

10:30 - Fundraising 101 -  Mary Dell Hayes  

  • Getting Started
  • Making A Plan & Sticking To It
  • Starting with the Board and Volunteers
  • Individual Donor Giving & Annual Campaigns
  • Events & Sponsorship
  • Communications & Stewardship

Noon - Lunch Served

12:30 - Panel Discussion with Funders

  • Sedrick McCallum - SouthState Bank
  • Nicole Echols - HopeHealth
  • Erin Johnson - Central Carolina Community Foundation
  • Alana Stroker - Unum / Colonial Life

1:30 - Sharing Ah Ha’s, Next Steps & Wrap Up

2:00 - Adjourn
Can't make this date or location, we're also offering this session on May 11 in Lake City

Attendees (51)

LaTonya Boyd

Executive Director

Chester County First Steps

Allison Carraway


The TFC Foundation

Misty Gradney


Metoyer Arts of Performance School

Venolia Jordan

Board chairperson

King's Court

Millicent Lann

Development & Outreach Coordinator

Justice 360

Elisabeth Litvin

Board Director

Miss Ruby's Kids

Brittany Martin


Mixed Sistaz United

Felicia C Patrick

Executive Director

Williamsburg County First Steps

Comeletia Pyatt

Executive Director

Mingo Creek Academy

Spencer Scott

Executive Director

Florence County First Steps

Alana Stroker

Manager, Corporate Social Responsibility

Colonial Life

Megan Temple

Executive Director

The CARE House of the Pee Dee

Jasmin Tucker

Director of Outreach

SC Thrive

38 Other Registered Attendees
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Alana Jordan

Development & Membership Director, Together SC

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