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MEETING  DATE: Tuesday,  June 7, 2016  *Note – this is a joint meeting with the Southern Minnesota/Rochester Club. This is not our typical 2nd Tuesday of the month meeting date.

RSVP: Please RSVP for the meeting via this link:

*RSVP deadline is Thursday, June 2 at 5:00pm. *You will not be automatically included in the head count for lunch. If you RSVP and cannot attend and do not cancel, you will be invoiced or reminded to pay.

*Members lunch cost is $15/person. ($15 in cash or check made payable to AFP Southern Minnesota; credit card processing available for small charge).

LOCATIONCenterstone Plaza Hotel - Soldiers Field, Alpine Room - 401 6th St SW, Rochester, MN 55902

TIME: 11:45am - Registration, 12:00pm - Lunch, 12:30pm - Program, 1:15pm - Adjourn              

PROGRAM:  To Text or Not to Text – presented by Rose Reinhart

In the age of evolving technology, the way we engage and communicate with our donors is also evolving. Hear from an organization that recently embarked on a new adventure using mobile devices to go to new levels with its donors.  

Rose Reinert currently serves as the Development Director at YWCA La Crosse, whose mission is dedicated to eliminating racism, empowering women, and promoting peace, justice, freedom and dignity for all.   Rose grew up in La Crosse and moved back to the area last spring to help her mother after her father’s passing a year prior. While she had it in her plans to move in the summer, the job at YWCA La Crosse came up and she knew she had to take that chance.  Rose lives in La Crosse in an intergenerational home with her mother and two boys, ages 7 and 9.  She received her undergraduate degree in Social Work from Viterbo University and her Masters of Management in Non-Profit Administration from North Park University. Rose spent much of her career working within Boys & Girls Club including serving as Executive Director of Boys & Girls Club of Elgin, IL for seven years. 

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