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AFP Luncheon: How do you know when it’s time to say goodbye to a prospect?

Multnomah Athletic Club-- 1849 SW Salmon Street
Event Contact Person: Lisa Morasch

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This event is provided by AFP Oregon and SW Washington Chapter

The Association of Fundraising Professionals – Oregon & Southwest
Washington Chapter (AFP) will hold its Annual Chapter Meeting and Luncheon on Friday, December 4 at the Multnomah Athletic Club, 1849 SW Salmon Street, Portland. Registration opens at 11 a.m. Lunch, the annual meeting and the program begin at 11:30 a.m. The 2016 AFP Chapter board of directors will be elected. Nonmembers and guests are invited to attend.A panel of leading fundraising professionals will present “The Dating Game – How do you know when it’s time to say goodbye to a prospect?” Lori Sweeney, Senior Director of Development, OHSU Foundation, will moderate a conversation with Sarah Nevue, Senior Director of Development, OHSU Foundation, Scott Palmer, Chief Development Officer for Volunteers in Medicine Clinic in Eugene and Karie Trumbo, Director of Development for the Portland State University College of Liberal Arts and Sciences.Lori (Cloninger) Sweeney has worked in development and fundraising for more than 30 years with experiences ranging from her undergraduate alma mater, Whitworth University, to a prep school in Brentwood, California to Oregon State and OHSU Foundations. She is currently Senior Director of Development at OHSU Foundation. Lori holds a M.Ed. from UCLA.

Sarah Nevue is a seasoned professional in development who has served diverse organizations from the Oregon Symphony to the Community Foundation for Southwest Washington to the OHSU Foundation, where she serves as Senior Director of Development. She is a graduate of Cornell University. Scott Palmer has an extensive career in fundraising including United Way of Lane County and a number of successful capital campaigns in regional medical
centers in Oregon. He has also served at the OSU Foundation, the Linus
Pauling Institute in California and the Volunteers in Medicine Clinic in
Eugene where he currently serves as the Chief Development Officer. Karie Trumbo joined Portland State University in 2012 and currently serves at
the Director of Development for the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences.
With more than 15 years of experience working in fundraising and development, she has previously held positions at The Library Foundation and the Portland Opera. Karie holds a Master of Public Administration from Portland State University.

Cost of the meeting, which includes lunch, is $35/AFP members and $50/Non-members and guests. To register for the event, visit: For additional information about this meeting or the local AFP Chapter, please contact: 503.715.3100 or email: [email protected]

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About the Association of Fundraising Professionals (AFP)
The Association of Fundraising Professionals (AFP) represents 30,000 members in more than 200 chapters throughout the world, working to advance
philanthropy through education, training, mentoring, research, credentialing, and advocacy. The association fosters the development and growth of fundraising professionals and promotes high ethical standards in the fundraising profession. The Oregon/SW Washington Chapter provides resources, education and networking opportunities for the development professionals in our region.

Current PSU and UO students are eligible to join student chapters that
represent the next generation of fundraising leaders. AFP-PSU and AFP-U0
members enjoy many of the same benefits as local chapter members, including a hands-on experience through a local nonprofit project. For more information, about the PSU Chapter, contact: [email protected] and for the UO Chapter, contact [email protected].