The FuseDSM Non-Profit Forum is a group of members representing non-profits and associations who meet monthly to discuss issues impacting their organization, creating a larger unified impact on members of our community.
TOPIC - ”Online Fundraising During a Pandemic” Amanda Nuzum, Vice President / Chief Development Officer for Blank Park Zoo will be speaking about online fundraising tips for nonprofits, as well as how Blank Park Zoo was able to successfully raise funds during a time of global crisis.
PRESENTER - Amanda Nuzum, Vice President / Chief Development Officer for Blank Park Zoo, has been in the nonprofit management and fund development industry for more than 15 years. She has helped raise money and raise the profile of organizations such as the Young Women’s Resource Center, American Cancer Society, Easterseals, and ABI, as well as higher education institutions like the ISU Foundation and Simpson College. She has raised funds through events, individual and corporate giving, major gifts, planned giving, online giving and membership campaigns.
As VP/CDO of Blank Park Zoo, Amanda assists with the overall management and leadership of the organization, as well as managing all public and private events, Zoo membership, and Zoo fundraising.
Born and raised in Des Moines, Amanda grew up with Blank Park Zoo and is honored to serve the mission of a place she has loved her entire life.
“Lead from the back and let others believe they are in front.” – Nelson Mandela
FuseDSM Non-Profit Forum:
This is a benefit for FuseDSM members who represent non-profits and associations.
There is no charge for being in the group as a member
Regular attendance is encouraged.
Participation is not limited to the individual’s title or how many people attend within their organization.
Educational Speakers are brought in for part of the meeting
Members contribute one (1) win from the month
If you are interested in joining this group, you must be a member of FuseDSM and a 501(c) non profit. Those interested that work with non-profit organizations, but are not one themselves, may be considered. Non-Member's of FuseDSM can attend one meeting only without being a member. If you are interested in joining in the group, please contact Trish at the chamber office: email@example.com