Current Event

Wednesday, MAY 27, 2020
10:30AM to Noon
Ask the Experts: Real-Time Answers to Your Development Questions

This webinar is FREE but you must register
Registration closes at Noon on 5-26-20
The link to the webinar will be sent on 5-26-20


Got a question? Ask it here. Real-time consulting for all your pressing development questions answered in this “Ask the Experts” session!

LIVE Q & A via Zoom with experts Elliot Levin and Melissa Irish. As PRG consultants, they see it all. They hear it all. They have tried it all. They know what works, what doesn’t. Leading your organization to expand revenue, facilities and ultimately your programs – that’s what they do, all day every day. So, who better than PRG consultants to answer your pressing questions about donor communications, appeals, events, capital fundraising, stewardship and more?!

Questions will be taken and answered LIVE through a facilitated “CHAT” feature in Zoom!

Sending questions in advance is encouraged to ensure a smooth running session and so that as many questions as possible can be answered. Send questions in advance to or ask them during the session using the Zoom CHAT feature.

Registration is required for this FREE distance learning event.
Zoom details will be emailed the day before.


Founded by Elliot Levin in 1990, PRG draws upon Elliot’s extensive background in public-private partnerships and the collective experiences of the entire PRG team that span almost two centuries. Elliot crafts powerhouse teams hat work with non-profit organizations to create effective plans tailored to the specific needs facing the organization’s leadership, particularly as they relate to growth and expansion. Prior to founding PRG, Elliot managed nonprofits in Chicago, L.A. and San Francisco. His last position was CEO of one of the Bay Area’s largest, United Jewish Community Centers. Elliot is joined by PRG’s experienced team of professionals lending their energy, passion and expertise to your project. 

Melissa Irish is a seasoned professional with 20 years of experience raising private sector funds for nonprofits with budgets of $250,000 to $10 million. She spent a decade as a senior fund development staffer in health and human services, workforce development and environmental organizations before completing her MBA. Following that, she established a consulting practice to serve nonprofits, from strategic planning, campaign counsel and development audits and plans, to feasibility studies for capital campaigns. Melissa specializes in creating effective individual giving programs, excelling in helping organizations build their capacity to raise major gifts.

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