Conference Track: Independent Schools

True Grit: Modeling Resilience in your Capital Campaign

by Tobey Fossey, Koreen McQuilton, Mary Merrill

Even with the strongest feasibility study, the greatest team of volunteers, and a clear mission statement, schools can…

10 Independent School Marketing Takeaways from Classic Children’s Books

by Charles Putney

As online marketers, we are storytellers at heart, and one of the purest forms of storytelling is children’s…

Strategies for Effective Volunteer Management in Independent Schools

by Tammy Hobbs Miracky, Kim Jennings

For development professionals in parent giving in independent schools, understanding best practices and strategies behind good volunteer management…

Alumnae Relations In The Independent School: Small Shop, Big Impact

by Stevie Lee Taylor

Time and money – two resources that may be limited in a small shop at an independent school….

Engaging International Alumnae

by Gretchen Orschiedt, Marion Paterson

Hear how one school thought “outside the box”, dreamed big and branded a program to engage a targeted…

Inspiring Support In Troubled Times: Making The Case For Giving To Independent Schools In 2019

In these serious times, when groups of people, philosophies and ways of life seem vulnerable and threatened, it’s…

Using Texting as an Engagement and Fundraising Tool in your Toolbox

by Catherine Brobston, Tracey Perkins, Lauren Pyes

A panel discussion featuring representatives from both private and public schools to share what they’ve found to be…