Early Learnings from the Community-Centric Fundraising Movement

May 18, 2021
8:30 AM - 10:00 AM

Zoom Meeting


$10 - AFP Members (open to all AFP members)
$20 - Non-members


8:30 a.m. - 10 a.m.: A brief framing of Community-Centered Fundraising presented by Rachel D'Souza-Siebert, followed by a moderated panel conversation and closing with Q&A from the audience to the moderator and panelists.  

About the Program

Four local nonprofit leaders will share how they are incorporating the 10 Principles of Community-Centric Fundraising in their organizational planning and development strategy in a panel discussion moderated by Rachel D’Souza-Siebert, a founding member of the Community-Centric Fundraising Speakers Bureau.


Sherita Love

Founder & Executive Director
Education Equity Center of St. Louis

Stephen Eisele

Executive Director

David Dwight IV

Executive Director, Lead Strategy Catalyst
Forward Through Ferguson

Kendra Copanas

Executive Director
Generate Health

About the Moderator


Rachel D'Souza-Siebert, MPPA

Founder & Principal
Gladiator Consulting

Rachel is the Founder of Gladiator Consulting. Through Gladiator, Rachel has combined her knowledge of Organizational Culture & Resource Development with her personal commitment to centering  community & seeking justice. In 2020, the STL Business Journal named Rachel to their Diverse Business Leaders cohort. As a founding member of the Community-Centric Fundraising Speakers Bureau, Rachel has enjoyed sharing her work with fundraisers and nonprofit professionals across the


About the Format

Upon registering, you will receive an email with the Zoom meeting details.  If you don't receive that email, please don't hesitate to contact us at [email protected].  Please check your spam folders first!

We use the Zoom platform.  You will want to download the Zoom software before the meeting time.  Upon entering the meeting, please be sure that your microphone is muted until you want to talk in order to cut down on interference between your speakers and microphone.

We can utilize chat and the "Raise Hand" function during the meeting.  

The meeting will be recorded.  Presentation documents (in PDF form) will be distributed after the meeting.