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2024 MIE National Conference for Legal Aid Fundraising and Communications



2024 MIE National Conference for
Legal Aid Fundraising and Communications

Level Up: More Knowledge, More Money, More Impact

July 24 - 25, 2024
The Georgian Terrace, Atlanta, GA

Registration will open in early April 2024.

Join MIE for a conference designed to enhance your skills as a fundraising and/or communications professional in your legal aid organization. Connect with your peers as we explore relevant and timely topics that will help you "Level Up" your program's development work. This conference will offer a "Fundraising Foundations" training track for newer fundraisers, as well as many sessions to choose from addressing more advanced and nuanced areas of fundraising and communications work.


Executive Directors and Directors of Development -- plan to stay with us through Friday morning, July 26, for a special add-on workshop in which you can design a development plan for your organization, facilitated by an expert presenter and informed by best practices in communicating, cultivating, and stewarding prospect and donor relationships.


Propose a Session for the Conference!

Have an idea for an engaging topic that should find a home at our 2024 conference? Submit your session proposal today! Session proposals are welcome across a variety of topics related to fundraising and communications, and from a variety of levels of leadership and types of expertise. Sessions will be 1 hr. 15 min. in length. Submit your proposal here by December 20, 2023.


Please send any questions or ideas for consideration to Jared Smith, MIE Director of Programs, at




Registration Rates
Each registration fee covers one participant. 
MIE Subscribers, July 24 & 25 Fundraising & Communications Conference: $700
Non-subscribers, July 24 & 25 Fundraising & Communications
Conference: $800

MIE Subscribers, July 26 Add-on Workshop: $125
Non-subscribers, July 26 Add-on Workshop: $175

Presenters will receive a 50% discount on registration.

Registration will open in early April.

Registration Information & Policies
Deadline: Register and Reserve Your Room by TBA
Registration is open until TBA

Registration fees are non-refundable. MIE will provide a credit for the full amount of the registration fee, which may be used by any staff at your organization for any future MIE events (trainings, conferences, webinars) or MIE subscription payments. Credits do not expire. An event registration may be transferred to a colleague at the same program at no additional cost. In most cases, registration transfers may be made at any time prior to the start of an event. Please notify MIE of substitutions as soon as possible. If a registration transfer is not practicable, credit will be provided instead. Registrants who do not cancel before the start of an event will not be credited, however, they will receive access to the event materials. 

If you need assistance during the registration process, please contact Erica M. Szuplat, Administrative Assistant, MIE, at  

Photo and Hotel Consent MIE may need to speak to hotel staff regarding room reservations in our block for the training. In addition, we will be taking photographs during the training that may be used in publicity efforts, including future MIE communications, social media, the MIE Journal, or at the MIE website. By registering, you're confirming that you allow MIE to speak with hotel staff regarding your room reservation and understand that your photo may be taken during the training and used for publicity efforts.

Current CDC COVID-19 recommendations can be found here. Please take any steps you deem necessary to protect your health and those around you, and be comfortable in our training environment.

The Georgian Terrace, Atlanta
659 Peachtree Street NE
Atlanta, Georgia 30308

Room Rate: $TBA
(404) 897-1991
Online Reservation Link TBA

July 24th, 2024 8:00 AM to July 26th, 2024 12:00 PM
Atlanta, GA
United States