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The Art of Conversation

March 9, 2022 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

In today’s world, we have so many ways to connect with donors. But, are you truly connecting? It’s the simple art of communication that helps you stand apart in our message-filled world. Gain insight, new skills, and techniques to make an impression that lasts.

Learning Objectives:

  • Learn the key elements of building a professional connection
  • Utilize the 3 R’s every day to maximize your presence

Program Level: Basic – Intermediate
Instructional Method: Online via Zoom
Social Worker CEU Credits: 2 hours
CFRE Points: 2 points

Cost: $65 member / $115 non-member

Please Note: Registration closes at 12 noon on the day prior to the class date. Registrations are subject to approval.






Barbara McColm, CFRE

Barbara is a founding member of M. Gale & Associates and brings to the team an expertise in nonprofit fundraising including healthcare, retirement living, cultural and community service organizations. As a consultant, Barbara strategically helps professionals, and their organizations work through complex issues that affect change and set them on a path to greater success. She offers guidance in internal assessments, development administration, major gift fundraising, planned giving, facilitation, strategic planning, and capital/endowment campaigns.

Career highlights include:
-Director, Harris Methodist Health Foundation, Fort Worth, TX
-Senior Vice President/Foundation at Sears Methodist Retirement System, Abilene, TX
-Certified Fund Raising Executive (CFRE)


March 9, 2022
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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