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$500 Million. All or Nothing? What Does the Knight Challenge Mean for Local Philanthropy? Program an
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Association of Fundraising Professionals of Oregon & SW Washington Chapter (AFP)

When: 4/4/2014
11:30 AM
Where: Multnomah Athletic Club
1849 SW Salmon Street
Portland, Oregon 
United States
Contact: Kaitlin Smith

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Program speakers will discuss the two-year, $500 million Phil and Penny Knight Challenge to OHSU and the impact of that challenge on fundraising efforts for other non-profit organizations in our community, its implications for philanthropy in our region and how nonprofits of all sizes have a stake in the outcome. The conversational program will feature panelists with a range of experience and expertise in development and philanthropy. Kevin Johnson, Retriever Development Counsel LLC, will facilitate the discussion which will feature panelists Bob Speltz, Director of Public Affairs, The Standard; Dick Withnell, Philanthropist and Community Leader, Oregon Education Community Investment Board; Lisa James, Director of Development, Portland Japanese Garden; Mason Blacher, fundraising advisor and former director of major gifts at Stanford University; Anthony Petchel, Director of Development, OMSI; Jim White, Executive Director, Nonprofit Association of Oregon and Peter Korn, Portland Tribune. The cost for the event is $35 for AFP members and $50 for nonmembers. Tables of 8 are available for $350. Pre-registration is required. Online registration is available at For additional information about this seminar or the local AFP Chapter, please contact: 503.715.3100 or email: The program was previously scheduled for February 4 and re-scheduled due to weather.

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