2015 Community Works Conference  - Monday, January 26, 2015


A.  Fundraising for Small Shops

Theresa A. Shubeck

Ruotolo Associates           

B.  Creating Donors Through the Event Experience: Online and On-Site

Matt Glass


C.  Don’t Put All Your Eggs in One Basket:  Diversifying Your Fundraising

Elizabeth Wagner

Princeton Area Community Foundation

D.  The Major Gifts Challenge:  How to Get Started Raising Major Gifts

Amy Eisenstein

Tri Point Fundraising

E.  Best Practices for Building a Strong, All Volunteer Organization

F.  The Three R’s of Volunteer Management:  Recruit, Retain and Recognize

G.  Harnessing the Power of Youth as Volunteers

H.  The Process of Recruiting Effective Board Members

Laura Otten, PhD

The Non-Profit Center at LaSalle University’s School of Business

I.   Engaging Your Board 

Linda Meisel

Jewish & Family Children’s Services of Greater Mercer County

J.  Leadership:  Empowering Your Group to Accomplish the Mission

Marge Smith

Non-Profit Consultant

 K.  The Nuts and Bolts of Strategic Planning

Arthur Firestone

Arthur Firestone Associates

L.  Mapping Out Your Digital Marketing Plan for the New Year

Deborah L. Smith

Foxtrot Media, LLC

M.  Financial Literacy and Oversight for Leaders

Jack Fein, CPA, CGFM, PSA

The Mercadien Group

N.  Budget Basics for Non-Accountants

Dennis Kilfeather, MBA, ABA, RTP, RTRP

Lear & Pennepacker

O.  What You Don’t Know Could Hurt You:  Legal Issues Facing Non-Profits

P.  Program Assessment

Q.  Make it Work!  Personality Styles and Differences in the Workplace

R. Telling Your Story:  Creating a Compelling Message

Sue Kirkland


S. Winning Communications Strategies to Build Positive Relationships 

D.A. Graham, PhD

DNA Consulting, LLC

T.  Getting Started in Social Media:  Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn and Instagram

Colleen Miller


U.  How to be Social: Effectively Create and Communicate Your Content on Social Media

Jennifer Gardella

Your Social Media Hour

V.  So I’m On LinkedIn.  Now What?

Ed Han