Vision-Driven Fundraising Plans
A well-crafted fundraising plan enables your programs and activities to be led by vision instead of limited by budget realities. But, where do you start? In this Mission Increase workshop you’ll leave with a framework for your annual fundraising plan.
This was one of the workshops at the Connect PDX Conference in Portland, Oregon in September 2019.
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Mission Increase Team:
Alan Greene serves as Director of Training/Coaching & Collaborative Events for Next Generation Alliance (NGA) seeking to identify, equip, and mobilize evangelists to reach the next generation for Christ. Alan is a passionate author, speaker, and the founder of LifeLight Communications. He sits on the cabinet of the Next Generation Alliance. Alan has committed himself to pursuing God’s call on his life by combining his experience in both ministry and business to share the Gospel message with as many people as possible and encourage the ongoing work of evangelism and missions in keeping with Acts 1:8. Alan’s wife, Vicki, is the co‐founder of LifeLight Communications, and the couple enjoy time with their 3 daughters, 2 sons‐in‐law, and 5 grandchildren in their home of Sioux Falls, South Dakota.
Tracy Nordyke currently serves as the Vice President of Training and Curriculum Development, working to develop Transformational Giving training materials and coaching the Area Director taff. Tracy has worked in fundraising for over twenty-five years including consulting in marketing, communications, and donor discipleship with ministries in virtually every sector of the Christian nonprofit world. Tracy earned a BA in History at the University of California Irvine. Tracy is passionate about sharing the message of biblical generosity and partners with Women Doing Well. She and her husband, Kevin, live in Portland, Oregon.
Kevin Whitman is the Area Director for Mission Increase Oregon, coming with 30 years of experience in the non‐ profit sector including both church and para‐church organizations. He has enjoyed working in development, administration, education, communications, missions, and pastoral roles. His passion is to train and develop leaders, helping them thrive in their individual areas of strength. He received a Bachelor of Arts in Biblical Education from Life Pacific College, and pursued his MBA from Azusa Pacific University. Kevin lives in Clackamas with his wife, Kim, and their three children