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NAPSF 2022 Fall Conference
Monday, November 7, 2022
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Thompson Alumni Center
6705 Dodge St, Omaha, NE 68182

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Join us for our annual conference and annual meeting! This conference is designed for school foundation staff, foundation board members, and school district staff interested in school foundations.

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Conference Agenda

8:15am Registration and Breakfast

9:00am-9:30am Opening and Introductions

9:30am-10:15am Keynote: Senator Lynne Walz, District 15, Education Committee Chairperson

10:15am-10:30am Break

10:30am -11:30am Breakout Sessions

     a.  Managing Up - How to work with your supervisor, even if they are not a fundraiser

          Randall Hallett, Hallet Philanthropy 
          Breakout will take place in the Main Room.

     b.  National Public Private Partnerships in K-12 Education

          Toba Cohen-Dunning, E.D. Omaha Public Schools Foundation, Past President National Association of Education Foundations
           Breakout will take place in the boardroom.

     c.  Planned Giving and Starting an Endowment

          Chip DeBuse, Vice President of Development,  Legacy Planning
           Breakout will take place in the Small Conference Room.

11:30am-12:30pm Lunch

12:30pm - 12:35 I Love Public Schools

12:35pm-12:50pm NAPSF Annual Meeting

12:50pm - 1:00pm Break

1:00pm - 2:00pm Breakout Sessions

     a. Gifts of Agriculture

         Sara Martin, School District 145 Foundation for Education & Lisa Reese Parrish, Kearney Public Schools Foundation 
         Breakout will take place in the Small Conference Room.

     b. Board Engagement - Understanding their role, metrics, ROI and modeling behavior

         Randall Hallett, Hallet Philanthropy 
         Breakout will take place in the Main Room.

     c. Nebraska Arts Council Opportunities

         Jennifer Dreibelbis, Grants & Database Administrator at Nebraska Arts Council 
         Breakout will take place in the Board Room

2:00pm - 2:15pm Break

2:15pm - 3:15pm Roundtable Discussions

3:15pm Closing & Drawings


NAPSF Annual Meeting

The conference will include the Nebraska Association of Public School Foundations annual meeting.

Thank you to our Presenting Sponsor:

Thank you to our Gold Sponsor:

Thank you to our Bronze Sponsor:

Bennington Public Schools Foundation Millard Public Schools Foundation