FrontStream hosted a networking evening and panel discussion in Chicago as part of the Realize event series. We asked three amazing experts to share their experience working for good causes and giving back to the nonprofit community!

Our panelists included:

Amy Sample Ward
CEO, NTEN: The Nonprofit Technology Network

Carlos A. Trejo
Director of Annual Giving, Marillac St. Vincent Family Services
Board Member, Young Nonprofit Professionals Network of Chicago

Jessica Lawson
Community Engagement Director
WTTW – Chicago PBS

In this podcast we discuss:

  • What it’s like being an ODO: “Only Development Officer”
  • “Are you a professional volunteer?” Misconceptions about working in the nonprofit sector
  • The pros and cons of different generations in the workplace
  • How to boost corporate sponsorships and improve your relationships with partners
  • Don’t underestimate the power of persistence!
  • Positioning yourself as a leader in general, not just a leader in the nonprofit sector

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