A Fundraising Conference
for Nonprofit Professionals.

Tickets are sold out for the second annual San Diego Fundraising Conference. On September 20, we will “Navigate the Future of Philanthropy” together with a full day of learning.

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“An event like this really brings people together to meet people and connect with those you know. We’re all committed to the same thing – elevating impact and philanthropy in San Diego.”

Javier Guerrero
President & CEO at Coastal Roots Farm

2024 Speakers

Experience a transformative day including two internationally renowned voices in fundraising: Kim Klein, the visionary behind Fundraising for Social Change, and Karen E. Osborne, who has spent 40+ years helping nonprofits raise money, build great boards and lead effectively.

“Being able to create equity and belonging to those entry level and middle management positions will allow for fundraisers to look like me in the near future.”

Rosa María Hernández
Vice President, Programs at Reality Changers


Friday, September 20, 2024

Time Session Speaker
8:00 AM - 8:15 AM Welcome Mark A. Stuart
8:15 AM - 9:30 AM Opening Keynote Kim Klein
9:40 AM - 10:35 AM Breakout Sessions 1 Speakers To Be Announced
10:45 AM - 11:40 AM Breakout Sessions 2 Speakers To Be Announced
11:40 AM - 12:40 PM Lunch and Exhibit Hall
12:40 PM - 2:05 PM Keynote Presented by PNC Bank Karen E. Osborne
2:15 PM - 3:10 PM Breakout Sessions 3 Speakers To Be Announced
3:20 PM - 4:30 PM Closing Session Speakers To Be Announced
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM New This Year: Exhibit Hall & Networking Reception

“My cup was filled in the most motivational way! A great balance of optimism and foundational tools to put into practice.”

2023 San Diego Fundraising Conference Attendee

“The quality of speakers and the content of the sessions cannot be beat! Plus, the price point was a tremendous value.”

2023 San Diego Fundraising Conference Attendee


San Diego Fundraising Conference sponsors help keep this conference affordable for local development and fundraising professionals and increase local capacity for our region’s community-based organizations. Contact us today for sponsorship and acknowledgement opportunities.

Presenting Sponsor

PNC Bank

Community Sponsors

Alliance Healthcare FoundationAlliantAssociation of Fundraising Professionals San Diego ChapterBlair Search PartnersBQuest FoundationCampbell & CompanyCCS FundraisingDavid C. Copley FoundationFundraising Academy at National UniversityThe Fundraising SchoolManpowerMoss AdamsNordsonPeacemakers Fund at San Diego FoundationPhoenix PhilanthropiesPrice PhilanthropiesThe Raymond FoundationRegional AffiliatesSDGEUC San Diego

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If you have questions about the San Diego Fundraising Conference, please contact sdfconference@sdfoundation.org.