August 3-7, 2013
Grand Geneva Resort, Lake Geneva, Wisconsin
The Big Ten Fund Raisers Institute
A Premier Forum for Development Leaders
The Big Ten Fund Raisers Institute invites higher education’s top development professionals and fundraisers to request a place at our August 2013 meeting, at the beautiful Grand Geneva Resort in Lake Geneva, Wisconsin. This intimate gathering of approximately 44 attendees will offer matchless opportunities to exchange ideas about successful fundraising for colleges and universities with some of the most respected names in our profession.
Who should attend
We invite applications from the very top fundraisers—the leaders in higher education. If you’re seeking a forum where you can share the latest ideas in development with your accomplished peers from around the country, we invite you to apply today.
As a BTFRI participant, you will:
--Benefit from the exchange of ideas and experiences with Institute faculty and presenters as well as outstanding peers from our rapidly changing profession.
--Reassess your development strategies in a private, productive setting, removed from the demands of your regular routine.
--Hear about the latest fundraising challenges and learn creative ways to take advantage of new opportunities.
--Reinvigorate your enthusiasm for higher education development.
Welcome to BTFRI! Since 1963, the Big Ten Fund Raisers Institute has been helping higher education’s leading development professionals hone their skills in a relaxed and intimate setting. As the first educational conference specifically designed for the most experienced college and university fundraisers, BTFRI has nurtured the careers of some of our field’s most respected leaders for more than four decades. Read More »
—Rodney P. Kirsch
Dean of BTFRI, Senior Vice President for Development and Alumni Relations, The Pennsylvania State University