Leveraging Major Gifts to Support Transformational Campaigns

  • Friday, October 7, 2022
  • 3:30 pm - 4:45 pm


Karie Burch, Director of Development, Portland Art Museum
Dana Whitelaw, Executive Director, High Desert Museum
Katlyn Torgerson, Senior Vice President, CCS Fundraising


Frederic 'Rick' Happy, Principal and Managing Director, CCS Fundraising


  • Business & Administration

Many museums are beginning to reemerge in a new, hybrid world of fundraising and philanthropy. While some strategies and tactics have shifted, the heart of successful campaigns remains the same: major gifts. Major gifts propel capital campaigns to transformational heights while also inspiring a strong culture of philanthropy. Join us to hear from two museums about the cultivation and stewardship strategies that helped them secure largest-ever gifts in support of their transformational campaigns.