The importance of major gifts to Catholic fundraising success has never been more essential. Whether you are just starting out or looking to expand your major gift efforts, explore how you can take advantage of proven strategies for major and planned gift fundraising.
In this workshop you will learn:
Beginner / Mid-Level
Principal and Managing Director
Thomas Kissane is Principal and Managing Director of CCS. Tom’s 27-year professional fundraising career has been exclusively with the firm and he has provided professional fundraising counsel to various nonprofits, including faith-based organizations, hospitals and medical centers, educational institutions, civic organizations, and cultural enterprises. He has designed, implemented and provided strategic oversight to over 1,000 fundraising initiatives.
As CCS Senior Director, David has engaged in and led CCS studies and campaigns for numerous faith-based nonprofits. Early in his career, David worked at Minnesota Public Radio and WNYC Radio as an in-house fundraising professional (membership, development, and underwriting). He was the Director of Development at Brooklyn College and Seton Hall Preparatory School. David received his BA at University of Wisconsin- Madison and David taught History of Broadcasting to undergraduate students while conducting his Master’s thesis research at Emerson College in Boston and in Maastricht, The Netherlands.