ALDE Webinars

Looking for a convenient and diverse consideration of the latest development topics? You're all set with the ALDE webinars. These sessions are based on the highest rated breakouts from the ALDE IGNITE Conference, so you know you're getting the best in philanthropic thought leadership. Put these on your calendar, and please stay tuned as we are adding more to the 2019-2020 season!

Webinars are FREE to ALL ALDE members, and we just need you to RSVP. Webinars are $75 for nonmembers. RSVP for free, or pay to attend, here. Miss a webinar? Recordings are available. View the list below and contact Jon at [email protected] for information. ALDE webinars are each approved for 1.0 CFRE Continuing Education point. Download the tracker form.

Upcoming Webinars






September 2019


12:30 p.m. CT 

Jeri Pat Gabbert

Donor Visits: Should I Take Someone With Me? Scripting Joint Visits With a Non-Development Colleague

October 2019


12:30 p.m. CT 

Sue and Ron Rescigno

The Secret Sauce of Direct Mail

November 2019


12:30 p.m. CT

Heather Eddy

Is Your Team on Fire? How Trust and Loyalty Impact High Performing Teams

December 2019


12:30 p.m. CT

Carlos S. Byrne

Donor Advised Funds: Beauty is in the Eye of the Donor

February 2020


12:30 p.m. CT  Tim Kachuriak

Optimize Your Fundraising: Transform Your Organization One Experiment at a Time

March 2020


12:30 p.m. CT Ashley Gatewood

How to Become a CFRE

April 2020


12:30 p.m. CT  Cathy Sheffield

Discovery — Learn About Your Donors' Assets

May 2020


12:30 p.m. CT Zach Busekrus and Tony Fraga

The Coronavirus Pandemic Reveals Why Nonprofits Need Comprehensive, Strategic Digital Communications Plans NOW!


Webinar Recordings Available

Recordings of 2018-2019 webinars are available FREE for members. They are also available FREE for nonmembers - please just share your information here, and get access. Topics are below. Please contact Jon at [email protected] for details. Webinar recordings are each worth 1.0 CFRE CE points. Recordings of current year webinars are also available - FREE for members, $75 for nonmembers. Topics are:

  • The New Tax Law: What It Means for Charitable Giving and What to Suggest to Donors - John Jensen
  • Igniting Change Without Sparking Disaster - Evan Moilan
  • Building a Donor Relationship -- With WHOM? - Paul Hanson
  • IGNITE Giving Through the Bequest of the Future - Glenn Pittsford
  • Igniting a Social Media Fire - Ashley Wiehe
  • Large Shop to Small Shop: Ways to Make it Your Prospect Research Shop - Frank Choi
  • IGNITE Your Leadership's Fundraising Fire - Rich Duncan
  • Fan the Flame: Turn a Cold Call into a GOLD Call - Bethany Krepela

The Coronavirus Pandemic Reveals Why Nonprofits Need Comprehensive, Strategic Digital Communications Plans NOW!