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Abbi L. Haggerty

Adjunct Assistant Professor, Nonprofit Studies

Member, AFAC

  • Profile
    • Presentations

      Values, culture, and joyful fundraising. Virginia Fund Raising Institute, July 2016

      Creating a culture for successful fundraising. Mitchell Wiggins Nonprofit Seminar Series, May 2016

      Supporting the third sector. VCU Berglund Seminar Series, May 2016

      Finding the right fundraising job for you. Virginia Fundraising Career Conference, April 2016

      Creating a culture for successful fundraising. Virginia Sexual and Domestic Violence Action Alliance Directors Forum, December 2015

      Turnover intentions of nonprofit fundraising professionals. Association for Research on Nonprofit Organizations and Voluntary Action, November 2015

      Successful careers in fundraising. Virginia Fund Raising Institute, July 2015

      The state of the fundraising profession. Young Nonprofit Professionals Network (YNPN) Richmond Chapter, June 2015

    • Memberships

      Association of Fundraising Professionals (AFP) Central Virginia Chapter


      Association for Research on Nonprofit Organizations and Voluntary Action (ARNOVA)


      Rogare - The Fundraising Think Tank, University of Plymouth

    • Professional Experience

      Director of Development (2016-Present)

      Richmond Performing Arts Alliance, Richmond


      Director of Development (2014-2016)

      Partnership for Nonprofit Excellence, Richmond


      Director of Development (2011-2014)

      John Tyler Community College Foundation, Midlothian, Va.


      Associate Director of Development (2007-2011)

      Richmond Performing Arts Alliance, Richmond