Monthly Meetings & Events

FREML generally meets the second Tuesday of every month (except July and August) at Beargrass Christian Church in St. Matthews. Coffee and networking begins at 8:00 a.m.; the program presentation begins about 8:20 and wraps up around 9:00. Visitors and guests are welcome!

  • 8:00 a.m. – Coffee and networking
  • 8:20 a.m. – Program presentation

Beargrass Christian Church

4100 Shelbyville Road
(Corner of Shelbyville Road and Browns Lane in St. Matthews)
Park in front and enter through the glass double doors.

March 14th, 2017
Engaging Millennial Volunteers
Speaker: Ben Reno-Weber

February 14, 2017
The Dark Side of Special Events (tax implications)
Speakers: Anne Monell, Heather Singleton, and Stephanie Ubelhart

January 10th, 2017
Crowd Funding
Speaker: Darcy Thompson, Louisville Story Program

December 13th, 2016
Holiday Breakfast
Share Your Fundraising Tips

November 8th, 2016 (hosted at Family and Children’s Place)
Have You Heard the Story About the Non-Profit?
Speaker: Mary Beth Kerekes

October 11th, 2016 (at Beargrass Christian Church)
Discussion on Donor Database
Speaker: Travis Kerns

September 6th,  2016 (Donor Retention Summit)
Half day workshop with Bloomerang
Location: Spalding University
College Street Building – Spalding Campus
812 2nd Street 40203

August 9th, 2016 (FIELD TRIP)
Meeting and tour at Speed Museum
Speaker: Joanne Caridis

July 12, 2016 (NO MORNING MEETING)
Summer Social
at 8UP Elevated Drinkery & Kitchen
(4:30 – 6:00 pm)

June 14th, 2016
Direct Mail for Nonprofit Fundraising
Speaker: Karen Olson

May 10th, 2016
Developing Annual Sustainability
Speakers: FREML Scholarship Winners

April 12th, 2016
What every nonprofit should know about Donor Advised Funds
Speaker: Mike Schultz

March 8th, 2016
Beyond Social Media- Engaging Young Professionals in Board Service
Speaker: Emma Brown

February 9th, 2016
Speaker: Barry Allen

January 12th, 2016
New Donor Cultivation
Speaker: Meg Gammage-Tucker