Are you a volunteer, a director, or a staff member who has been charged with the responsibility of fundraising? If this is one of your roles and you want to develop your knowledge of fundraising, this is the workshop for you.
Topics to be covered include:
Legal and ethical considerations of fundraising
First Steps: Setting the Stage for Success
Basic approaches to: annual campaigns, special events, direct mail, major gifts, capital campaigns
Personal solicitation: Preparation is key
Who raises the money: staff or board?
What to include in a grant proposal
Donor's Bill of Rights
Key Pieces of a 'case statement'
Developing a strategic fundraising plan
Measuring fund development progress and success
Participants will need to bring materials from their organization to the workshop as well as information about sources and amounts raised in the previous year. This class will be structured in an interactive way so as to allow participants to learn from one another as well. Please bring your fundraising ideas to share!
What our participants said about the program:
"I'm excited to get to work tomorrow and start moving on some of these ideas!"
"Great information and perspective. Wonderful teacher."
Date/Time: Thursday, September 19, 2014 9:00AM - 4:00PM