Fundraising 101; Understanding the basics
Wednesday, July 10th, 2019
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM: Pre-Conference
This day-long workshop covers today's best practices for building long-term donor relationships in order to sustain and grow nonprofit organizations. Learn what is needed - a compelling case for support, an infrastructure for development, an engaged board and volunteers, regular donor communications, and a written development plan - to insure 2
The panel will share their significant experience in developing fundraising strategies for a variety of nonprofit organizations and institutions including annual giving, foundation and corporate giving, major and planned gifts, special events, social media, and more.
Learning Outcome #1
By attending this session participants will learn: 1. Role of development ina nonprofit organization. Review SWOT analysis which will provide an opportunity for the attendees to begin assessment and analyze their own organization.
Learning Outcome #2
By attending this session participants will learn: Various methods of raising funds and engagement with donors. Further discussion will assist in identifying strategies that will best fit attendees' organizations.
Learning Outcome #3
By attending this session participants will learn: 3. Cycle/steps of gift solicitation. In addition, we will review strategies to engage board and volunteers in donor relationship-building. Major emphasis will be placed on donor stewardship.
To enhance the attendee's learning experience, we are looking for a variety of presentation styles. Please indicate your style: Other