fundraising and development

black and white drawing of a very fluffy light haired cat sitting
From Hill’s album of biography and art / by Thomas E. Hill (1887)

128th chat, Tuesday April 21 2020: fundraising and development
6 pm Pacific / 7 pm Mountain / 8 pm Central / 9 pm Eastern

moderated by @shhh_librarian & @evangelestia
Wakelet (compilation of tweets) (pdf) by @violetbfox

discussion questions:

  • Q1. How does your library define fundraising and what critical functions does it entail? Who does that type of work in your library? #critlib
  • Q2. Who gets a say on who funds your library? Who doesn’t get a say? What challenges does that entail? #critlib
  • Q3. In efforts to fundraise for your library, what works in creating relationships? What hasn’t worked? #critlib
  • Q4. How can we adapt our fundraising efforts to integrate diversity, equity, and inclusion into our operations? #critlib
  • Q5. How can we build structures that strengthen the future of fundraising for libraries? #critlib