A record breaking 2,500+ fundraising and marketing professionals from around the world will gather for this premier conference! Join us, as the brightest, most creative and most world-changing fundraising and marketing professionals from every sector of our industry will gather for three enlightening days of dynamic keynotes, panels, workshops, networking and more.
Learn about the latest strategies, techniques and most current innovations in all areas of fundraising and marketing related to: direct response, individual giving (major and planned giving), corporate giving and special events and much, much more.
Breakthrough our industry's toughest challenges this year by attending the 15th Annual Bridge to Integrated Marketing & Fundraising Conference.
Since 1918, AAF DC has served as the premier industry organization for area advertising professionals.American Advertising Federation DC
Since 1972, we have equipped direct marketing professionals to connect with donors, cultivate philanthropic relationships, and raise funds for dynamic non-profit organizations.Direct Marketing Fundraisers Association
We’re finally up for air after the year-end fundraising rush. And while we’re all digging through our numbers and benchmarks from last year, it’s never too soon to start looking ahead. Because guess what? Registration…Read more
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“Which media titan should be favored more heavily in your marketing mix?” Digital marketing is a core strategy element for most nonprofits. Reaching users where they’re most engaged—with the right content, at the right time—is…Read more
I meet a lot of fundraisers. It makes sense, after all, I train people to be great fundraisers. Sadly, it’s rare for me to meet nonprofit…Read more
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Remember when selecting your prospect or donor universe was straightforward? Remember when a program had one or two models to supplement straight RFM segmentation? Those days seem far in the rear-view mirror. Today’s programs use…Read more
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At some nonprofits it can be a challenge to get a green light—and budget—to attend a professional development conference. We know. Money is tight, staffing is bare bones, and conference attendance can feel…well…discretionary. But in…Read more
Includes two-day conference registration PLUS Gaylord National Hotel Stay for Wednesday (July 15) and Thursday (July 16) evenings. Cost break down: room ($239/night), resort fee ($18/night) and tax (16%) - This rate is not available for one-day registrations or after June 7.$1045 Register Now
3 or more registered with the same company, must be registered at the same time with and paid for with one form of payment. Only applicable to full conference registrations.$490 Register Now
Includes Thursday and Friday Breakout and General Sessions, refreshment breaks, lunches in the Solutions Showcase and the Networking Reception.$590 Register Now
Includes two-day conference registration PLUS Gaylord National Hotel Stay for Wednesday (July 15) and Thursday (July 16) evenings. Cost break down: room ($239/night), resort fee ($18/night) and tax (16%) - This rate is not available for one-day registrations or after June 7.$1155 Register Now
3 or more registered with the same company, must be registered at the same time with and paid for with one form of payment. Only applicable to full conference registrations.$590 Register Now
Includes Thursday and Friday Breakout and General Sessions, refreshment breaks, lunches in the Solutions Showcase and the Networking Reception.$695 Register Now