Opportunity and Inclusion

CASE International is committed to growing the diversity of the advancement profession by helping institutions connect with their diverse constituencies and create future pathways for current and future advancement professionals of diverse backgrounds.

CASE District III supports this diversity initiative and seeks to identify opportunities that foster and promote diversity in the Advancement and communication professionals, focusing on our district. We are committed to embracing our differences in under-represented populations, including but not limited to gender, ethnicity, religious affiliations, socioeconomic status, sexual orientation, veteran status, and/or physical and mental capabilities.

We aim to advocate for and provide programming and networking opportunities in support of those colleagues and organizations who seek to create a vibrant diverse work force that properly reflects their organizational culture and institutional values.

Strategic Initiatives

To create training, development, and awareness program that supports a diverse advancement pool;

To develop and maintain an active support network for advancement professionals from diverse backgrounds;

To recognize and celebrate those individuals and organizations that represent our ideals. 

Our Commitment

CASE III in partnership with CASE International will support a number of initiatives to help diversify the profession, they include:

  • The Annual District Conference
  • The Annual District Awards Program
  • Minority Advancement Institute Conference sponsored by CASE International
  • CASE's Jupiter Fellowship Program
  • CASE District III Inclusion and Diversity Leadership Award
  • CASE International/AADO Conference for Diverse Philanthropy & Leadership

For more information about Opportunity & Inclusion and to get involved on the O&I Committee/Task Force, email Reshunda Mahone, CFRE.