The Road Ahead: Campaign Planning and Prospect Research
*Please note that due to building security policies, walk-ins will not be accepted for this event. Make sure to pre-register!*
Friday, March 15, 2013
2:30 pm - 4:00 pm
This session will examine how Prospect Research can play a vital role in planning for a capital campaign. Join Ian T. Wells of Boston College for this program providing strategies on how to best support your organization’s campaign efforts. Topics will include: building gift pyramids, creating campaign development plans, partnering with executive leadership, and evaluating your success. Through forward thinking and thorough planning, prospect researchers can help their organizations take the most effective steps to attain their campaign goals.
Ian T. Wells serves as Director of Prospect Development at Boston College. He currently sits on NEDRA’s board of directors, and is active as the chairman of its Membership Committee and co-chairman of its Marketing Committee. He was previously Associate Director of Development, Prospect Research at Massachusetts General Hospital. Prior to joining Mass General, Mr. Wells held several positions at the Children’s Hospital Trust, the fundraising arm of Boston Children’s Hospital, where he first entered the industry as a Development Associate of Prospect Research. Mr. Wells is an alumnus of Boston College.
NOTE: When you arrive outside 126 High Street, proceed to the door to the left of the revolving doors - you will be buzzed in. Once in the door, please proceed to the front desk and give your name to the security guard, who will check you in. Once Security gives you a visitor's pass, please proceed through the turnstiles and take the elevator to the 9th floor. Once off the elevator, take a right and proceed down the hall - the conference center will be on your right.
From South Station (Red Line, Silver Line, Commuter Train)
On Summer Street, cross Purchase Street and go one (short) block to High Street. Turn right on High Street, 126 is about three blocks up on the left.
From Park Street Station (Green, Red and Orange Lines):
Walk down Winter Street toward Downtown Crossing. At Washington Street, keep going straight ahead on Summer Street (Winter Street becomes Summer Street) for about four to five blocks to High Street. Turn left onto High Street, 126 is about three blocks up on the left.
Driving:NOTE: If using GPS, input zip code 02110 if possible. CJP is in Boston's Financial District, NOT Charlestown!
From the North
Take 93 South to exit 23, Purchase Street. At top of ramp turn slight right onto Purchase Street/Surface Road. Take first right onto Pearl Street. Turn right onto High Street, 126 will be on your immediate left.
From the South
Take 93 North (Expressway) to exit 18, Frontage Road. Drive straight on Atlantic Avenue/Surface Artery, passing South Station on your right. Turn left onto Pearl Street. Turn right onto High Street, 126 is on your immediate left.
From the West
Take the Massachusetts Turnpike (I-90) to exit 24A, I-93/US-1/MA-3. Continue straight toward Atlantic Avenue/Surface Artery, passing South Station on your right. Turn left onto Pearl Street. Turn right onto High Street, 126 is on your immediate left.
Parking is located at the following locations:
- One International Place (entrance is on Purchase Street between High and Oliver Streets)
- The Rowes Wharf/Boston Harbor Hotel Garage
- 125 High Street Garage (immediately across street, entrance on Purchase Street, between Oliver and Pearl Streets)
Please note: Parking prices vary from $7 per hour to $28 per day.
NEDRA Members: $85