New to Advancement

For those who are new to advancement, CASE offers a wide range of resources, sessions, and opportunities to learn more and gain the insight and skills to help propel your future as an advancement professional, whether your focus be on fundraising, marketing, alumni relations, stewardship, or the many other facets of this growing field.

At the CASE District VII Connect West conference in San Francisco, you may attend the Newcomers Pre-Conference Workshop, network at the conference receptions, meet others at Tales Over Cocktails, benefit from general networking opportunities, and benefit from the experience of colleagues speaking in a variety of sessions. Once the conference ends, the learning never stops. CASE provides resources that can found online at http://www.case.org such as Currents magazine, the library, eMentoring, webinars, and the CASE store. You'll be able to craft your team, advance your career, and get the latest news and information on issues affecting educational advancement worldwide.

CASE District VII is also pleased to offer scholarships (to cover the Connect West conference registration fee) to the winner of the Rising Star Award, as well as to the two runner-ups to attend the conference.

As the CASE website states: through CASE, you'll find "exactly what you need to advance education and transform lives."