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Fundamentals of Fundraising Course – short course covers all aspects of successful nonprofit fundraising. Great opportunity for new fundraisers, or as a review course for seasoned professionals. Apply by August 12, 2016.

August 25 and 26, 2016 | United Way of Champaign County, 404 W Church St, Champaign, IL | map | Register
The instructors are senior fundraisers from the community including several who have achieved the CFRE designation.

The AFP Fundamentals of Fundraising Course is a 16-hour intensive program that will provide an overview of skills, techniques, and program components for individuals with 0 to 4 years of fundraising experience. The course consist of seven modules designed by experienced fundraising professionals to meet the real-world needs and challenges nonprofit organizations face every day. The course counts for 16.0 points of CFRE Credit for initial certification or recertification.
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Eventbrite - Fundamentals of Fundraising Course (presented by the AFP East Central Illinois)

~ Day 1 ~
Module I: Overview of Fundraising – Winnie Crowder, CFRE
Module II: Developing and Integrated Fundraising Program – Terry Goode, CFRE
Module III: Marketing for Ongoing Success – Tim Montague, M.S. CFRE
Module IV: Building and Sustaining Relationships – Becca Guyette, CFRE

~ Day 2 ~
Module V: Securing the Gift – Jackie Joines, CFRE
Module VI: Volunteers – Partners in Fundraising – Janice McAteer, MNA
Module VII: Management and Accountability – Julie Melton, MNA CFRE


~ Deadline Extended to October 31, 2016! ~  | Apply online

 Diversity Scholarships for Fundraisers Offered by AFPECI

 The AFP East Central Illinois is pleased to announce our new Diversity Initiative which includes several scholarship opportunities for individuals to join our Chapter. This includes scholarships for professionals, young professionals, retired professionals, and college students. Applications are being taken through July 15, 2016. Apply online -or- download PDF application

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