The Rome Group’s annual summer gathering, Philanthropic Landscape 2019, will take place on Thursday, July 18, 2019. at the Sheet Metal Workers Grand Hall, 2319 Chouteau Ave. This year’s theme is, Generational Changes: Shaping Your Strategies.

This popular event features keynote speaker Melissa S. Brown, President of Melissa Brown & Associates, LLC. Melissa is a nationally known speaker, researcher and fundraising expert, who manages the Nonprofit Research Collaborative, a twice-annual survey to assess what works in fundraising. She is also a past editor of Giving USA.

Also at the event, The Rome Group will share findings from Giving USA and its own annual surveys about trends in philanthropy at the national and local levels. A panel of local nonprofit experts will also share their perspective and take questions from the audience. The panel includes:

Nicole Freber, Director of Development, Opera Theatre of Saint Louis
Sarah Javier, President/Executive Director, APA Adoption Center
Katie Rahn, Executive Director, Southside Early Childhood Center
Blake Strode, Executive Director, Arch City Defenders

A networking hour and continental breakfast starts at 7:30 a.m. The program will begin at 8:30 a.m. and end by 10:30 a.m. Seating is limited. Please reserve your seat by completing the form below.

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