The AFP Fundamentals of Fundraising Course is now offered at the Chapter level. This course was developed with a foundation from the Essentials of Fundraising Program and the First Course and is composed of seven modules that have been designed by experienced fundraising professionals to meet the real-world needs and challenges non-profit organizations meet every day. The AFP Fundamentals of Fundraising Course offers a complete overview of the development function, featuring the most current information and techniques.
This intensive program will provide an overview of skills, techniques, and program components for individuals with 0-4 years of fundraising experience. Full participation in the AFP Fundamentals of Fundraising Course is applicable for 16 points of CFRE Credit in Category 1.B – Education of the CFRE International application for initial certification and/or recertification.
Two 2017 Courses
Two Fundamentals of Fundraising courses will be offered in 2017. The first will be a condensed version with all modules being covered in two working days in the spring. The second will be a more extensive program offered over seven days in the fall.
Dates: April 21 – 22
Friday, April 21st: 7:30 am Registration, 8:00 am – 4:30 pm Modules 1-4
Saturday, April 22nd: 8:00 am Registration, 8:30 am – 3:00 pm Modules 5-7
Module 1: Overview of Fundraising
Date: August 15, 2017
Module 2: Developing an Integrated Fundraising Program
Date: August 29, 2017
Module 3: Marketing for Ongoing Success
Date: September 12, 2017
Module 4: Building and Sustaining Relationships
Date: September 26, 2017
Module 5: Securing the Gift
Date: October 10, 2017
Module 6: Volunteers – Partners in Fundraising
Date: October 24, 2017
Module 7: Management and Accountability
Date: November 7, 2017
Each session runs 8:30 a.m. Registration, 9:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m.Program;
Coffee and breakfast are provided.
Down Syndrome Assoc of Greater Cincinnati, 4623 Wesley Ave., Cincinnati, OH 45212
*Note: Google Maps will take you to the old location on Lynn St. This is not the location of the class.
$405 AFP Members, $505 Non AFP-Members
*Please note, this class is a financial commitment.
CFRE Continuing Education Points: 16
There will be a 20% cancellation fee if you cancel your reservation within 7 days of this event. Please contact the AFP office at firstname.lastname@example.org or 513-939-2652. Thank you for understanding.