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If you are new to fundraising, or know someone who is, don't miss this opportunity to join us for a special professional development course! The Association of Fundraising Professionals of Oregon and SW Washington is bringing to Portland AFP International's acclaimed Fundamentals of Fundraising Course, combining seven customized modules comprising 16-hours of intensive programming to build the foundations of the philanthropic development sector. Each module is designed to feature the real world needs and challenges that nonprofits face every day, featuring a presentation by regional and national experts, as well as case studies, group discussion, and take-home reading. 

FUNDAMENTALS OF FUNDRAISING COURSE
Thursday & Friday, September 20th & 21st
8:00 am - 5:00 pm both days
OMSI
1945 SE Water Street
Portland, OR 97214

The AFP Fundamental of Fundraising Course is designed for fundraising professionals with 0 to 4 years of experience.  This may also include others who have responsibility for the development function such as:

Fundraising Staff 
Executive Directors
Program Managers
Special Events Staff 
Board & Development Volunteers Leadership Team 
 
Individuals who are transitioning into the sector and those new to the development field will learn how to organize and manage fundraising programs, gain basic skills in a variety of techniques, and prepare for a career in development. Trustees and CEOs will discover useful tools to change the direction and clarify the expectation of the development office. Volunteers will find this course a valuable preparation for gift solicitation. 
 
THE MODULES ARE:
* Module 1: Overview of Fundraising
* Module 2: Developing an Integrated Fundraising Program 
* Module 3: Marketing for Ongoing Success 
* Module 4: Building & Sustaining Relationships 
* Module 5: Securing the Gift 
* Module 6: Volunteers- Partners in Fundraising 
* Module 7: Management & Accountability

Lunch and parking included!

 
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$ 290 AFP Members ($390 after August 15)
$ 390 Nonmembers ($490 after August 15)
$ 100 discount for additional registrations from same organization
 
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This Course is approved for 16 hours of CFRE credit towards a qualifying CFRE application or as continuing education for recertification.
Thank you to our generous sponsor for supporting this year's Fundamentals of Fundraising course!

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