Darian Rodriguez Heyman
Your conference leader for “Effective Foundation & Government Fundraising: How to Identify Prospects, Get in the Door, Secure Invitations to Apply, and Write Killer Proposals” is Darian Rodriguez Heyman. Mr. Heyman is an accomplished fundraiser, social entrepreneur, and best-selling author. His work “helping people help” started during his five-year tenure as executive director of Craigslist Foundation, after which he edited the best-selling book, Nonprofit Management 101
(Wiley & Sons). More recently, he authored the best-selling Nonprofit Fundraising 101
, the first truly comprehensive yet practical guide to all aspects of fundraising for your cause, and stepped into the executive director role at Numi Foundation, where he oversees its clean water and curriculum development programs. Mr. Heyman also co-founded the only global conference series dedicated to social media for social good, Social Media for Nonprofits
, as well as Sparrow: Mobile for All
. Mr. Heyman is an in-demand fundraising consultant and board retreat facilitator, and a frequent keynote speaker at social impact events around the globe.