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Women In Development Forum

March 13 @ 5:00 pm - 7:30 pm

Are you looking for a professional development experience that is rich in content and provides great networking opportunities? Join us for The WID Forum.  Whether you are a WID member or thinking of joining WID, please come and bring a guest!  View the descriptions of our fireside chat keynote and breakout sessions here.

Keynote Fireside Chat: 

Charting the Course Towards Your North Star


Miriam Droller

Managing Director

CCS Fundraising

Keynote Speaker

Elaine Martyn

Senior Vice President, Private Donor Group

Fidelity Charitable

Forum Breakout Workshops

(Please select your top choice and an alternate):

Strategic Trends and Shifts in Donor Relations and Stewardship
Cheryl Carruthers, Executive Director for Advancement Services, Columbia Business School
Terry Pearl, Founder & Chief Philanthropy Partner, 360 Philanthropy Partners
Andrea Perry, Senior Director of Operations and Campaign Management, University of Michigan Ross School of Business

Elana Western, Senior Managing Director of Philanthropy, UNICEF USA

Strong Boards: Empowerment Leads to Engagement
Tara Prout, Vice President, Partnerships and Advancement, National Urban League
Kate Stichnoth Randi, Managing Director, Leadership Giving at Robin Hood
Rebecca Rutherfurd, Executive Director of Fundraising Strategies and Campaigns, Weill Cornell Medicine
Leigh Taublib-Kiriat, Senior Vice-President CCS Fundraising

Building a Strong Team
Elizabeth Oswald, Director of Institutional Advancement, The Nightingale-Bamford School
Emily G. Stone, Director of Development, The Spence School

Click here to learn more about our keynote and breakout workshop speakers.

Forum Schedule

5:00 p.m. Registration and Networking

5:30 p.m. Welcome Remarks

5:40 p.m. Breakout Workshops

6:35 p.m. Keynote Fireside Chat

7:30 p.m. Forum Concludes     

Ticket Rates

Young Professional: $35

WID Member:  $65

Non-Member: $75

Light Hors D’oeuvres and Refreshments Provided

For security reasons, tickets are not transferable, and onsite
registration will not be available.


March 13
5:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Event Category:


Women in Development
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125 Maiden Lane
New York, NY 10038 United States
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