Involving Alumni Leaders in Fundraising

Recorded On: 12/15/2020


Whether you’re working with alumni boards, regional chapters, reunion committees, young alumni councils, special affinities or other groups, alumni leaders can play a critical role in fundraising. Talking with them about your institution’s philanthropic priorities, including them in your development efforts, and providing them with tips and techniques so they can be advocates for their alma mater will help yield a positive experience for your most important volunteers, as well as productive fundraising campaigns for your organization.

Register now for your entire team to learn how to involve alumni leaders in your fundraising efforts.

This webinar is eligible for 1.25 points of CFRE credit


  • Guidelines for defining roles and setting expectations for volunteer leaders
  • Tips for talking about the mechanics of fundraising and the role it plays at your organization
  • Tactics for including alumni leaders in your donor engagement and development efforts
  • Methods for stewarding volunteer leaders and assessing the effectiveness of your programs
  • Examples from other institutions, and more!

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Reggie Bustinza

Executive Director, Northern Illinois University Alumni Association

Reggie Bustinza is the Executive Director of the Northern Illinois University Alumni Association, where he oversees financial progress, works with campus partners, and manages a team of alumni relations and communications staff in order to meet association goals. In this role, he also serves as lead liaison to the NIUAA Board of Directors and cultivates potential board members. Reggie’s previous positions include alumni relations management at Lewis University and Bradley University. Reggie holds an M.B.A. in Business Administration & Management and a B.A. in Communication, both from Bradley University.


Involving Alumni Leaders in Fundraising
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