Raising Money for Your Organization: Fundraising Fundamentals (Effingham)

Thursday, March 28, 2019 -
10:00am to 12:00pm CDT
Roy Schmidt Honda
1705 W Fayette Ave, Effingham, Illinois 62401
This event is open to: 

Grantmaker and Operating Nonprofit members of Forefront, and the general public.

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Your Board has asked you to spend more of your time raising money for the organization. Where do you begin? This session will cover the basics of raising money and provide basic tips on how you can maximize your efforts. Topics will include:

•            Developing gift acceptance policies

•            Reviewing the importance of using a consistent message during your friend raising efforts

•            Crafting an effective year-end appeal message

•            Identifying and approaching donors for a major gift

•            Clarifying the role of special events and corporate gifts in your overall fundraising program

•            Recognizing your donors

•            Establishing a robust donor stewardship program

Full participation in Raising Money for Your Organization: Fundraising Fundamentals  is applicable for 2 points in Category 1.B – Education of the CFRE International application for initial certification and/or recertification.


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