AFP DC Washington D.C. Metro Chapter: Introducing VERGE 2018: The Future of Philanthropy
VERGE 2018: The Future of Philanthropy
The brightest ideas in philanthropy do more than transform organizations—they transform lives. VERGE 2018 will be a forum for discussion where thinkers and doers can explore the leading edge of philanthropic vision transforming the nonprofit sector.
It’s a chance to build a nonprofit community where collaboration and innovation go hand-in-hand.This must-attend event is designed for philanthropic leaders, bringing together an audience of leading influencers to discuss what’s on the horizon for nonprofits.
VERGE 2018 coincides with the release of the Giving USA report, and the event will include a discussion of the data's biggest headlines.
José Andrés, Founder, World Central Kitchen
Kathy Calvin, President and CEO, United Nations Foundation
Stacy Palmer, Editor, Chronicle of Philanthropy
Billy Shore, Founder and Executive Chairman, Share Our Strength
Jeff Wilklow, Vice President, Campbell & Company
Schedule will include:
Registration, networking, and light breakfast buffet
Giving USA report discussion by Jeff Wilklow
Emerging trends discussion with Stacy Palmer and Jeff Wilklow
Talks on disruption and the future of philanthropy by Billy Shore
Fireside chat with Billy Shore and José Andrés
Global philanthropy discussion with Kathy Calvin and Stacy Palmer
Space is limited. Register by Friday, June 8th to reserve your
Thursday, June 12, 2018
8:00 - 8:30 am: Networking Breakfast
8:30 - 10:00 am: Presentation + Panel Discussion
The National Press Club
529 14th St., NW, Washington, DC 20045
Discount for AFP members!
$49 for AFP members
$69 for nonmembers
VERGE 2018 is presented by Campbell & Company in partnership with AFP DC and media partner, The Chronicle of Philanthropy