OSV Institute Webinar: Fundraising During a Crisis

03 Apr 2020

Wednesday, April 15, 1:00 pm EST

We know this is a time of struggle for many organizations, especially non-profits and those dependent on the support of others to serve their mission.

Hosted by Matt Smith, Director of Strategic Alliances, OSV Institute presents this webinar, bringing together fundraising experts, to provide tips and answer your questions on how to continue Fundraising During a Crisis.


Speakers Include:



Matt Smith

OSV Institute, Director of Strategic Alliances

As Director of Strategic Alliances, Matt manages existing relationships while generating new opportunities on a national basis with Catholic institutions, service providers, start-up businesses, and Catholic ministries.


Jason Shanks

OSV Institute, President

OSV Institute provides support for new innovation and to serve as an incubator for new efforts supporting the Catholic Church. Three areas of special interest for funding are Re-Captivating Millennials, Hispanic Experience and Supporting Parents.


Jeremy Beer

American Philanthropic, Principal Partner

Jeremy works closely with philanthropies and nonprofit clients in such areas as organizational strategy, board development, program analyses and audits, leadership and staff training, and campaigns.


Andrew Robison

Petrus Development, Owner and President

Andrew Robison is the Owner and President of Petrus Development, a Texas-based organization dedicated to empowering Catholic and faith-based non-profits in building sustainable fundraising programs. Since 2005, Petrus has worked with ministries, parishes, and dioceses all over the country to develop the strategies and communications necessary to garner financial support. Petrus Development is driven by the simple ideal - ministries with more money can accomplish more.