8:00 AM - 9:15 AM
KCI Philanthropy’s Popular Podcast Comes to Convene Canada
Join KCI Philanthropy and your fellow Convene Canada participants for a live recording of KCI’s monthly podcast “The Ask” during the Friday morning general session. Nicole Nakoneshny, SVP, KCI Philanthropy and host of The Ask with guests Ted Garrard, CEO, Sick Kids Foundation and Meaghan Stovel McKnight, Senior Vice President and COO, Trillium Health Partners Foundation and Doug Rankmore, CEO, Kelowna General Hospital Foundation.
The expert panel will explore fundraising in the hospital sector from a variety of angles, including how to make the case for capital, donor acquisition, diversification of revenue, using data to set strategy among other topics.
Host: Nicole Nakoneshny
Senior VP & Partner, KCI
In addition to working with clients to develop customized strategies and solutions that meet their unique challenges and opportunities, Nicole leads KCI’s Thought Leadership activities as Editor of its online publication, Philanthropic Trends Quarterly and as Host of its monthly podcast, The Ask.
As part of KCI’s commitment to advancing philanthropy, her work on Philanthropic Trends Quarterly and The Ask focuses on identifying key and emerging trends in fundraising and philanthropy in Canada and around the world, as well as curating the knowledge that KCI generates through its various practices …ultimately seeking to translate all of that into useful and timely insights for charities and fundraisers.
An active volunteer, Nicole has served as a talking books narrator for the Canadian National Institute for the Blind for more than twenty years and she is also a member of the Board of Directors of the Tim Horton Children’s Foundation.