Thank you This live web event has ended. Thank you for attending. Contributors Christy Carter Christy Carter has more than 15 years of experience mobilizing private capital for positive social and environmental change. Christy spent ten years working with universities, non-profits and international non-governmental organizations to raise millions in philanthropic investments to deliver impact globally. She specializes in foundation relations, major gifts and corporate engagement. She has worked with many organizations like Greenpeace International, the Julie Ann Wrigley Global Futures Laboratory, US Congressional campaigns and the Women’s Information Network. Alice Ferris, MBA, CFRE, ACFRE Alice L. Ferris, MBA, CFRE, ACFRE, is the founder of GoalBusters, providing hands-on, comprehensive fundraising leadership for small to medium-sized charitable organizations. Alice has 30 years of experience in the philanthropic sector, focusing on strategic and development planning, board development, annual giving, nonprofit operations, and small shops. J.C. Patrick JC Patrick has 30 years of development experience and an extensive background in marketing. For ten years, she was the Station Development Manager for NPR, working with 800+ member stations in corporate fundraising, online sponsorship, and generational marketing. She focuses on individual giving programs, development program assessments, and writing donor communications that effectively tell an organization’s story. A frequent presenter at industry conferences, she led nationally award-winning teams in marketing, underwriting, and overall development.