Workshop Title: Keys to Successful Fundraising
Speaker: Cassie Jaeger
Title: President | Director of Development
Organization: Women in Development
LinkedIn: Cassie Jaeger
Cassie Jaeger attended Rutgers University’s School of Social Work for both her Bachelor’s and Master’s, the latter of which is in nonprofit management. Her passion for social justice and advocating for working-class communities led her to the development world. Cassie has had the opportunity to work in reproductive rights, domestic violence, housing, and health care.
Using her knowledge of best practices in the development field, as well as her writing and graphic design skills, she has raised funds through appeal writing, individual asks, Capital Campaigns, grant writing, and events. Today, she is honored to be the Director of Development at Planned Parenthood Northern, Central, and Southern, New Jersey.
In addition, Cassie is the President of Women in Development New Jersey (WID-NJ). Under her leadership, WID-NJ has expanded to become a state-wide organization. Cassie continues to work with the board to grow membership benefits including resources, networking, and learning opportunities to support the advancement of women in their fundraising and nonprofit careers.