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Webinar: Western New York Perspectives on Philanthropy: Insights from Giving USA 2020 & Regional COVID-19 Response
Virtual Meeting
Wednesday, June 17, 2020, 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM EDT
Category: Webinars

Western New York Perspectives on Philanthropy: Insights from Giving USA 2020 & Regional COVID-19 Response

Program Description

Every year, CCS Fundraising hosts Perspectives on Philanthropy events around the country to inform and elevate the nonprofit sector with philanthropic data. This year, we are pleased to invite you to our Western New York Perspectives on Philanthropy virtual event where we will discuss national and local philanthropic trends. This discussion will cover:

  • A review of the newly released data from Giving USA 2020, a publication of the Giving USA Foundation. This report will feature a look back at charitable giving data from 2019.
  • An in-depth look at regional philanthropic infrastructure and giving trends in Western New York. 
  • The philanthropic response to the COVID-19 pandemic in Western New York.
  • A panel discussion of local organizations offering fundraising insights from their COVID-19 response.

BONUS! Receive a copy of both the Western New York Philanthropic Landscape as well as the 2020 Snapshot of Today’s Philanthropic Landscape, 9th Edition after the event!


Laurie Krajna
Director of Development,
Salvation Army WNY

Jennifer Merlette
Director of Development,
Burchfield Penney Art Center

Amy Popadick
Executive Director,
The BISON Children's Scholarship Fund


CCS Presenters

Sarah Krasin

Corporate Vice President,

CCS Fundraising

Brian Nevins

Principal and Managing Director, CCS Fundraising

Registration Fee