Principles of Fundraising Course – Villanova

Principles of Fundraising Course = 30 CFRE Credits

Effective fundraising requires sophisticated methods of identifying, cultivating and soliciting potential donors.  This course provides an overview of the techniques needed to succeed.

We have selected faculty who are development professionals and/or experts in their field and willing to share their knowledge and extensive experience. Through this course you will develop an inventory of skills for meeting the challenges of the fundraising profession.

Registration is Now Open for Fall 2017!

Click here to register.

 

Please see below for the Fall 2017 course dates and detailed schedule:

 

Fall 2017 Class Location
Monday Evenings
Dates:
Monday, August 28-
November 27, 2017
Time: 6:30 - 9 pm
No class:
Monday, September 4, 2017
Monday, October 9, 2017
Villanova University
800 East Lancaster Ave.
Villanova PA, 19085
Main Campus
Fall 2017 Schedule
Starting a Development ProgramWeek 1 - August 28
Labor DayOFF - September 4
Annual GivingWeek 2 - September 11
Institutional FundraisingWeek 3 - September 18
Grant SeekingWeek 4 - September 25
Research, Cultivation and SolicitationWeek 5 - October 2
Semester BreakOFF - October 9
Accountability, Ethics & The LawWeek 6 - October 16
Campaign FundraisingWeek 7 - October 23
Basics of Planned GivingWeek 8 - October 30
Solicitation & The Donor's PerspectiveWeek 9 - November 6
The Board's RoleWeek 10 - November 13
Marketing, PR, & Social MediaWeek 11 - November 20
Putting it all TogetherWeek 12 - November 27

For more information and to register, visit Villanova’s Fundraising webpage.

Course Fees

AFP Members – $750.00

Nonmembers – $850.00

Fees include all instructional materials.

Parking is an additional fee.