2017 Volunteer Leadership Conference

Apr 7, 2017 ‐ Apr 8, 2017


This invitation-only event (open to everyone via live stream) brings together the Foundation's most dedicated volunteers to share fundraising success stories, hear CF medical and scientific updates, and plan for the year ahead.


Sessions

Sharing Our Story & Celebrating Successes

Apr 8, 2017 8:15am ‐ Apr 8, 2017 9:00am

Identification: SAT01

Sharing Our Story & Celebrating Successes

Speaker(s):

Access, Care & CF Community iconAccess, Care & CF Community

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Access, Care & CF Community

Apr 8, 2017 9:00am ‐ Apr 8, 2017 10:15am

Identification: SAT02

Access, Care & CF Community

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Pitch Perfect: How to Tell and Sell your CF Story

Apr 8, 2017 10:45am ‐ Apr 8, 2017 11:45am

Identification: SAT04

  • Explain the elements of storytelling
  • Describe the motivating elements of the CF story
  • Combine their stories with the CF story
  • Tailor their CF stories to a specific scenario/request, such as applying for a Foundation grant
  • Explain how the CF Foundation can and will support you


Volunteer Engagement/teamMATEs iconVolunteer Engagement/teamMATEs

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Volunteer Engagement/teamMATEs

Apr 8, 2017 10:45am ‐ Apr 8, 2017 11:45am

Identification: SAT05

  • Create a volunteer recruitment plan to their chapters
  • Increase the number of new and returning volunteers
  • Describe how to recruit new corporate teamMATEs


Social Media Best Practices iconSocial Media Best Practices

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Social Media Best Practices

Apr 8, 2017 10:45am ‐ Apr 8, 2017 11:45am

Identification: SAT06

  • Reach out to their own networks to fundraise for events
  • Describe the kind of content that is most successful at driving support
  • Describe the kind of content that is most successful at driving support
  • Differentiate between social media channels
  • Explain what social media channels have to offe


Advocacy iconAdvocacy

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Advocacy

Apr 8, 2017 10:45am ‐ Apr 8, 2017 11:45am

Identification: SAT03

  • Get involved in advocacy in their chapter
  • Take action on behalf of people with CF

Speaker(s):

Lunch & Great Strides Kick Off iconLunch & Great Strides Kick Off

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Lunch & Great Strides Kick Off

Apr 8, 2017 12:15pm ‐ Apr 8, 2017 1:30pm

Identification: SAT07

Lunch & Great Strides Kick Off

Speaker(s):

Endurance Events iconEndurance Events

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Endurance Events

Apr 8, 2017 2:00pm ‐ Apr 8, 2017 3:30pm

Identification: SAT08

  • Identify how to recruit new teams
  • Identify how to recruit and cultivate sponsors
  • Use the tips discussed to improve their fundraising efforts


Dinner Dance & Themed Events iconDinner Dance & Themed Events

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Dinner Dance & Themed Events

Apr 8, 2017 2:00pm ‐ Apr 8, 2017 3:30pm

Identification: SAT09

  • Create a new committee structure to refresh & add new energy and ideas in order to grow their event
  • Identify new support (i.e.: sponsorship & table sales) by engaging their network
  • Examine the pros and cons of having or not having an honoree
  • Engage young professionals
  • Create exciting experience packages for their auctions


Great Strides iconGreat Strides

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Great Strides

Apr 8, 2017 2:00pm ‐ Apr 8, 2017 3:30pm

Identification: SAT10

  • Identify ways they can strengthen their care center relationships
  • Increase walker fundraising using 3 different techniques