The Wallis Presents

CENTER STAGE: A Fundraiser's Guide to Radical Philanthropy in 2020 & Beyond

Oct 26 | 10:00 AM

About the Panel Discussion

Join The Wallis for an invigorating and informative live virtual panel discussion moderated by CCS Fundraising, featuring prominent philanthropists and fundraising experts from Southern California and beyond. This FREE event, geared for the arts and culture community, explores the different ways the philanthropic sector is addressing the work of mission-building and fundraising with fresh ideas and new eyes during this critical time. 



Dr. Una Osili, keynote speaker
Associate dean for research and international programs at the Indiana University Lilly Family School of Philanthropy, the world’s first school dedicated to increasing the understanding of philanthropy and improving its practice worldwide

Lisa Greer, panelist
Philanthropist and author of Philanthropy Revolution: How to Inspire Donors, Build Relationships and Make a Difference

Kristin Sakoda, panelist
Director of the Los Angeles County Department of Arts & Culture 

Kendra Bracken-Ferguson, panelist
Entrepreneur, Founder and Transformative Brand Builder
Michael Fleming, panelist
Executive Director of the David Bohnett Foundation
Aashika Patel, moderator
CCS Fundraising Corporate Vice President

Rachel Fine, host
Executive Director & CEO of the Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts


Five event attendees will be selected at random to win a signed copy of Lisa Greer's newly published book, Philanthropy Revolution: How to Inspire Donors, Build Relationships and Make a Difference.