Fundamentals of Fundraising series

Fundamentals of Fundraising series

Arts Court and online
Ticket price: $125
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October 2 to November 27, 2018
(8 weekly sessions)

Join us for the Fundamentals of Fundraising Certificate program, which will equip you with tangible tools to elevate your organization’s fundraising!

This series is designed for arts organizations, though is open to all arts professionals.

Through weekly online group-based learning and networking, participants will master skills in sponsorship, grant writing, developing fundraising plans, and board engagement strategies.

What will you get out of this program?

  • A tailored Fundraising Plan including strategies for success and action plans
  • An understanding of the fundamentals of fundraising – people giving to people, why people give, how to build fundraising relationships
  • The ability to run profitable fundraising events (50% profit or more)
  • Skills in building grant templates and writing successful grant applications
  • Techniques to galvanize your Board of Directors behind fundraising
  • A deeper understanding of sponsorship, including:
    • Clarity of who you represent and what you can offer a sponsor
    • Building a solid prospect list
    • How to get sponsorship meetings, and how to have impactful sponsorship discussions with a prospect
    • Develop corporate relationships and secure long-term commitments


Download the outline for Fundraising Fundamentals.

For more information

Sharon Diamond


Presented by Jenny Mitchell, CFRE from Chavender Fundraising

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We would like to acknowledge funding support from the Ontario Arts Council, an agency of the Government of Ontario.
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