Developing and implementing an employee giving campaign

Friday, February 19, 2016 | Noon – 1:30pm
Anita Purves Nature Center | 1505 North Broadway Avenue, Urbana, IL
Speaker: David Cox, Director of Alumni Relations & Annual Giving at Lake Land College

Who are the most committed supporters of your organization and are you utilizing them to their full potential to support your mission? Let’s discuss what we can do to drive increased participation from  our employees and volunteers in our next fund drive with examples of success and some ideas which should never be tried again!David Cox

David Cox, Mattoon, serves as the director of alumni relations and annual giving at Lake Land College. In this role, Mr. Cox oversees all outreach and development initiatives with college alumni and coordinates the Lake Land College Foundation annual fundraising campaigns.

He is an alumnus of Lake Land College and received his bachelor’s degree from Eastern Illinois University in Charleston and certificate in fundraising management from Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis. Mr. Cox has more than 13 years experience in the private sector print industry serving as an account manager with RR Donnelley. He is one of the co-founders of the Mattoon World Series events and was honored as a “20 under 40” community leader by Coles Connected and as a Mattoon Chamber of Commerce Citizen of the Year. He currently serves on the Mattoon city council as well as several professionally-related groups.

Brown Bag Lunch
AFP Members: $15; Non-AFP Members: $20
RSVP by Wednesday, February 17, 2016




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