If you want to improve your commitment to ethical fundraising, strengthen your marketing strategy or learn how to work with volunteers as partners in fundraising, taking the Fundamentals of Fundraising Course will help you accomplish this and more. This fundraising certification curriculum course, developed and presented by the Association of Fundraising Professionals, is taught by local fundraisers who have achieved their CFRE certification.
Seven modules presented over two days offer an overview of skills, techniques, and program components for fundraising professionals with 0 to 4 years of experience or others who have responsibility for the development function such as: executive directors, vice presidents of development, program managers, special event coordinators and leadership volunteers for local nonprofits and foundations. Participants will receive a comprehensive course manual that includes all materials from the program. Additionally, if you attend all the sessions, you’ll receive certification as well as 16.0 points of CFRE credit.
Course topics include:Module 1: Overview of Fundraising Module 2: Developing an Integrated Fundraising Program Module 3: Marketing for Ongoing Success Module 4: Building & Sustaining Relationships Module 5: Securing the Gift Module 6: Volunteers – Partners in Fundraising Module 7: Management & AccountabilityClick here to view: AFP Fundamentals of Fundraising Course Objectives