Fundraising 101: Understanding the Basics
Wednesday, July 10th, 2019
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM: Pre-Conference
Give your career a boost when you join us for this exhilarating daylong workshop, where you'll discover today's best practices for building long-term donor relationships to sustain and grow nonprofit organizations.
You'll learn from the experts how to develop fundraising strategies for a variety of nonprofit organizations and institutions covering a wide spectrum of fundraising, including annual giving, foundation and corporate giving, major and planned gifts, special events, social media and more. By the end of the day, you'll know more about the fundamentals of fundraising, including the need for a compelling case for support … an infrastructure for development … engaged boards and volunteers … regular donor communications … and a written development plan.
Learning Outcome #1
By attending this session participants will learn: 1. Review SWOT analysis, which will provide you an opportunity to begin assessing and analyzing your own organization.
Learning Outcome #2
By attending this session participants will learn: 2. Identify strategies that will best fit your organization's efforts to raise funds and engage donors.
Learning Outcome #3
By attending this session participants will learn: 3. Build donor relationships by understanding the cycles of gift solicitation, engaging your board and volunteers, and creating a rewarding donor stewardship program.
To enhance the attendee's learning experience, we are looking for a variety of presentation styles. Please indicate your style: Other