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!

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 points tracker form

Upcoming Webinars






September 2021


1:00 p.m. CT Brian Gavin and Stephanie Wollenburg

5 Steps to Shape and Sharpen Your Personal Brand

January 2022


12:30 p.m. CT Anthony Alonso

Lessons Learned About the Annual Fund During a Worldwide Crisis

March 2022


12:30 p.m. CT Paul Dunne

Key Pillars of Capacity Building That Will Impact Your Organization's Success!

June 2022


10:00 a.m. CT Ashley Gatewood and Jeff Stanger

CFRE Over Coffee

June 2022

 30 12:30 p.m. CT Brian Gavin

Celebrate Good Times: Earned Media

September 2022

15 12:30 p.m. CT Beth McKinley

Exploring Multigenerational Generosity

September 2022

29 12:30 p.m. CT Brenda Moore and Jason Gerdes

The Wow, Now, and How of Planned Giving

October 2022

27 12:30 p.m. CT Chad McEachern and Susan Raymond

From Crisis Crucible to Program Growth: Partnerships That Raise Long-Term Support

November 2022

10 12:30 p.m. CT Jennifer Miller

Storytelling Techniques That Drive Revenue Growth

November 2022

17 12:30 p.m. CT Geoff Peters

Understand Your Donors’ Brains to Get Better Results

December 2022

1 12:30 p.m. CT Paul Marsh

Gratitude: A Crucial Part of Your Fundraising Plan

December 2022

8 12:30 p.m. CT Dave Raley

Sustainable Giving in the Subscription Economy

March 2023

30 12:30 p.m. CT Michael Gorriarán

Reduce Dependency on Year-End and Episodic Giving With AI Driven, Real-Time Modeling of Donor Sentiment

April 2023

27 12:30 p.m. CT Patton McDowell

3 Ways to Advance Your Fundraising Leadership This Year

May 2023

25 12:30 p.m. CT James Goalder

The Current State of Donor Retention and What You Can Do About It

June 2023

8 12:30 p.m. CT Kristine Miller

The Art of Appreciation: How to Build Strong Donor Relationships

June 2023

22 12:30 p.m. CT

Emily Dubay and Rich Duncan

The Fundamentals of Nonprofit Fundraising


Webinar Recordings Available

Recordings of previous 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. Webinar recordings are each worth 1.0 CFRE CE points. Recordings of current webinars are also available - FREE for members, $75 for nonmembers. Topics are:

Katie Schroeder and Megan Torkelson

Giving Days: One Day to Make a Big Impact

Diane Carlson

Managing the Ask … Essential Steps When Soliciting Major Donors

Stephen Mally

It Starts With a Solid Fundraising Strategic Plan

Rich Duncan

The House Always Wins! Policies and Procedures That are Understandable, Organized, and Needed for any Organization

Sue and Ron Rescigno

Retaining COVID Donors Long Term
Zach Busekrus

SEO 101 for Nonprofit Organizations: How to Increase Your Organic Search Rankings on Google

Anthony Alonso

Debunking Telefundraising Myths and How to Effectively Use Phoning Today!

Alyssa Jefferies

Multichannel Marketing can IGNITE Your Fundraising

Alan Hutson and Bernard Ross

Case 4 Support Playbook: A Flexible Approach to Getting Your Organization’s Story to STICK