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To Ask or Not to Ask—Is that Even a Question? Inspiring Volunteers to Give

Although volunteers are among those most deeply engaged in your garden’s mission, there is a distinct reluctance by many institutions to ask for financial support from those who donate their time, energy, and hearts. Development and volunteer staff from three gardens offer perspectives on how to inspire your most loyal supporters to give, give again, and find joy in the process.

Approved for 1.5 CFRE Credit Hours

Presenters: E.C. Lane, The Marie Selby Botanical Gardens, Sarasota, Florida; M.W. Snyders, Denver Botanic Gardens, Denver, Colorado; A.E. Logan, The Marie Selby Botanical Gardens, Sarasota, Florida; E. Fleming, Denver Botanic Gardens, Denver, Colorado; D. McGill, Desert Botanic Garden, Phoenix, Arizona; R. Girvin-Argon, Marts & Lundy, Arlington, Virginia.

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