Patrick M. Rooney, Ph.D., Associate Dean for Academic Affairs and Research at the Lilly Family School of Philanthropy at Indiana University
This program coincides with the national release of the 2017 Giving USA: The Annual Report on Philanthropy. As the longest running annual report on U.S. charitable giving, it provides fundraisers, nonprofit leaders, donors, volunteers and others who work in or with the philanthropic community with the most comprehensive charitable giving data available.
Dr. Rooney offers a first look at the new report and provides critical observations about current trends and where philanthropy is headed in the United States. Rooney is a nationally recognized expert on philanthropy and charitable giving. He speaks frequently across the country on issues related to philanthropy and management of nonprofit organizations.
A program of the 501(c) Success National Speaker Series. This series brings prominent thought leaders to Kansas City to discuss the latest nonprofit research and trends.