Acquiring land, renovating buildings, and purchasing large supplies are huge projects that take careful planning. A capital campaign is a fundraising process that aims to raise enough money to make any of these facility-related purchases. Running a successful capital campaign is a surefire way for nonprofit organizations to own space in the community they serve and create community wealth as an anchor institution.
In this session we will discuss:
- Understanding the feasibility of reaching a high-impact fundraising goal in your capital campaign;
- Business planning and lending processes;
- Marketing and communications strategies to advocate for donations to your campaign;
- And getting to the finish line! How will you know if you were successful?
Presenter: Tracy Lewis / CEO / Lewis & Associates LLC
Lewis & Associates LLC. intentionally & purposefully supports small businesses, nonprofits and government agencies, with strategic planning community engagement and project management consultation services. Lewis & Associates is lead by Tracy Lewis, who is a Detroit native with a passion for urban spaces, sensory experiences and politics. Tracy has a Masters in Public Administration from Wayne State University and has worked in communities of color for the past 12 years on a variety of community and economic development projects.