Wednesday, November 1st, 2017
Ramkota River Centre, Pierre, SD

Full agenda to be posted soon.

Keynote Speaker 

Brian Bonde

Brian Bonde is a nationally recognized expert in not-for-profit management and fundraising. He is an Advanced Certified Fundraising Executive (ACFRE), one of only 106 professionals worldwide to hold this distinguished designation from the Association of Fundraising Professionals (AFP). 

He has been involved in raising over $100 million for several organizations. He has been recognized by Association of Healthcare Philanthropy (AHP) with the Showcase Award for Planned Giving and by the Association of Fundraising Professionals  with the prestigious national Award for Excellence in Fundraising. He has been in senior leadership positions for Sanford Health, Children's Care/Lifescape Foundation and Augustana University and is a noted consultant and trainer to non-profit organizations. 

Brian has been on various non-profit boards for over 40 contiguous years and is currently chair of the AFP U.S. Foundation for Philanthropy and on the boards of South Dakota Arts Council, Arts Midwest, Sioux Falls Jazz & Blues Society, and founded/chairs Arts South Dakota.  


Conference Location

This year's Philanthropy Conference will be held at the Ramkota River Centre in Pierre, SD. We will be in Gallery B.  Map and directions are below.  


2017 SDCF Philanthropy Conference Registration

To register for the 2017 SD Philanthropy Conference, please complete the fields below. Deadline to register is Wednesday, October 25th. We look forward to seeing you in November. If you have additional questions, please call 800.888.1842 or email Jamie Farmen, SDCF Community Development Coordinator here.


Thank you for registering for the 2017 South Dakota Philanthropy Conference!  We look forward to seeing you in Pierre on Wednesday, November 1st.