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Get Ready for the Apra-MN 2022 Fall Conference!
Save the Date!The Apra-MN 2022 Fall Conference will be held Thursday, October 13 at a local venue in the Twin Cities. Location details will be announced soon.
Call for Speakers!We are looking for dynamic and engaging presenters willing to share their expertise with prospect development professionals from across Minnesota. We would love to see content across all core domains of prospect development, including (but certainly not limited to!): prospect research, relationship management, data science, or leadership. To submit a proposal for a 45 to 60-minute presentation or panel, please fill out this form by July 31, 2022. Speakers will receive free registration to the conference.
Call for Volunteers! If you are interested in volunteering for the day of the conference or would like to help plan for the conference by joining the Conference Planning committee, please reach out soon to firstname.lastname@example.org!
June Book Giveaway
Enter for a chance to snag a copy of David Lively's "Managing Major Gift Fundraisers: A Contrarian's Guide". David Lively is an industry leader with decades of experience who shares approachable methods to managing gift officers, portfolio sizes, and fundraiser metrics. All you need to do is sign up with your name and email address here and you'll be entered to win this month's book giveaway.
Apra Great Lakes Collaborative
Apra-MN is thrilled to be a part of the Apra Great Lakes Collaborative, a partnership between midwestern Apra chapters with a goal of providing strategic, collaborative and shared content, along with networking opportunities. Give us a follow on Linkedin to learn about great virtual events by us or our friends in other chapters. Hope to see you there!
Welcome to Apra-MN
Apra-MN is the Minnesota chapter of Apra International, an international organization for professionals interested in prospect development. Apra-MN is a non-profit membership organization that promotes and supports professionals in the field of prospect development.
Building on our Minnesota Legacy, Apra-MN's mission is to serve and educate fundraising professionals interested in the field of philanthropic research by:
promoting and advocating on behalf of the field of prospect and advancement research with Minnesota non-profit organizations;
providing superior educational resources and networking opportunities for members;
increasing the philanthropic resources, knowledge and professional development of members to provide increased value to the institutions they serve;
strengthening relationships with other development professionals; and
acting as a central source of professional research information and expertise for Minnesota non-profits.
To be the leading education resource and advocate for development researchers and fundraising professionals that inspire philanthropy.