We decided to involve the Board in our success.If we raise awareness for Santa Fe College, we can inspire the community’s leaders.And our new campaign was born…
How do you get from development to fundraising?We are in the relationship businessWe want to increase our guest list and friends of Santa FeShowcase our campus, programs and students to the community one guest at a timeRaise awareness in our communityWe came up with a new concept…The magic mirror
We have highlighted different areas and programs on campus that have need and might touch someone’s heartstrings.We decided to hang the posters in the Development Office as the “Magic Mirror Walk” for “Inspiring Education.”
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Resource Development Chuck ClemonsVice President for Development Santa Fe College
Chuck Clemons• UF College of Journalism and Communication• Florida Gateway College• Chartered Financial Consultant• 5th generation Floridian• Alachua County Commissioner, 1996- 2000• Presidential appointee-led a Federal agency in Florida and USVI, 2001-2007
Perry Center(in Alachua on US Hwy441) There is an educational facility within reach of every student in Alachua and Bradford counties. Each of the centers were established with successful fund raising efforts – with individuals and organizations.
Santa Fe College• 1966• 84,729 graduates (1966-2012)• 18,000 students• Bradford, Alachua County• 7 campuses• Gateway to the Gators• League for Innovation• 70 Career and Technical programs• “Our Communities’ College”
Santa Fe College Foundation• Established 1969• 27 volunteer members, Board of Directors• Assets of $43 million
Of the 7 campus/centers, 4 were built with 100% private funding.
Observations• Believe in the mission• Find the joy• Pay attention to everything• Build partnerships• Serve first• Cultivate creative thinking
How do you get fromdevelopment to fundraising?
Partnerships• Student groups• Advisory groups• Donors and potential donors• Foundation Board of Directors• Board of Trustees• Community organizations• Local and federal government representatives and liaisons
Charles W. Clemons, Sr.Vice President for Development3000 NW 83 Street, Room F-207 Gainesville, FL 32606 Phone: 352-395-5200 Fax: 352-395-5197 email@example.com