AFP Fundamentals of Fundraising Course

This intensive 2-day course provides a complete overview of fundraising for individuals with less than 5 years of experience or those thinking about a career in fundraising. It is also a great review of fundamentals theory if you are studying for the CFRE exam! The 16-hour program includes case studies and projects for groups and individuals. Full participation is applicable for 16 points of CFRE Education Credit for the CFRE International application for initial certification and/or recertification.

Thursday, June 6, 2019 to Friday, June 7, 2019
BCIT Downtown Campus, 555 Seymour Street (Between Dunsmuir & Pender)

Fundamentals of Fundraising Course Faculty:

Rowena Veylan, CFRE – Director, Partnership & Engagement, MineravBC
Vanessa Abaya, CFRE – Director of Major Gifts, Oceanwise
Alex Oxenham – Senior Director, Community Partnerships & Executive Director, Canucks for Kids Fund
Darya Sawycky, CFRE – Associate Director, Gift & Estate Planning, University of British Columbia
Siobhan Aspinall, CFRE – Director of Philanthropy, Canuck Place Children’s Hospice
Amanda Sayfy, CFRE – Director, Development, Family Services of Greater Vancouver
David Mark, CFA, CFRE – Director, Donor & Information Services, BC Children’s Hospital Foundation
Cecilia Tupper, CFRE – Director, Major Gifts, St. Paul’s Hospital Foundation

Fundamentals of Fundraising Course Modules

Day 1:
Module I: Overview of Fundraising
Module II: Developing an Integrated Fundraising Program
Module III: Marketing for Ongoing Success
Module IV: Buildng & Sustaining Relationships

Day 2:
Module V: Securing The Gift
Module VI: Volunteers - Partners in Fundraising
Module VII: Management & Accountability

Click here to download the agenda.

Course Cost Information
Early Bird AFP Member - $395 + GST
Early Bird Non-Member - $450 + GST
(ends May 15, 9pm)

Regular Rate AFP Member - $450 + GST
Regular Rate Non-Member - $525 + GST

Please note Refund / Cancellation Policy:
- All cancellations 3 weeks prior or greater = $10 or 10% processing fee (whichever is greater)
- All cancellations between 2 weeks prior to 48 hours prior = $10 or 50% processing fee (whichever is greater)
- All cancellations within 48 hours prior = zero refund

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