Nonprofit Leaders Invited to a Free Seminar June 9 on the Latest "Giving USA" Report

Friday, June 4, 2010

Giving USA Logo Two Donors Forum Partners, Campbell & Company and the Northwestern Memorial Foundation, are inviting Illinois nonprofit leaders to a free seminar presenting the newly released Giving USA 2010, a comprehensive annual report from the Giving USA Foundation on results and trends in philanthopic giving in the U.S.

First Look: Giving USA 2010
Wednesday, June 9, 2010, 4:30-6:30 p.m. (Registration, 4:00 p.m)
Northwestern Memorial Hospital
Prentice Women's Hospital  - Conference Room "L", 3rd floor, 250 East Superior St., Chicago Illinois Campbell & Company President Peter Fissinger will present the newly released findings.  Chair and CEO Edith Falk, a Donors Forum board member, will moderate a discussion with nonprofit leaders who will share their insights about the trends, how they may affect fundraising, and what the future may hold.  They will take questions as time allows. The panel includes:

  • Stephen Falk, President, Northwestern Memorial Foundation, Chicago (not related to Edith Falk)
  • David Hawkanson, Executive Director, Steppenwolf Theatre Company, Chicago
  • Laura S. Thrall, President and Chief Executive Officer, United Way of Metropolitan Chicago (a Donors Forum Member)
  • Laura S. Washington, CEO, Woods Fund of Chicago (a Donors Forum Member)

A reception immediately follows the program.  Space is limited; RSVP immediately to or telephone Noel Dunn at 312-896-8884.