- Classes will be held at the Thomas Nelson Workforce Center in Williamsburg on Fridays from 9 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. Classes will be five hours with a hour for lunch and two 15-minute breaks.
- Participants will receive .5 CEUs per class plus 5 CFRE points per class.
- The pilot year will include classes for participants to complete a Certificate in Fundraising Management and/or a Certificate in Nonprofit Leadership. Some classes can also be applied to additional Certificate programs which will be added in subsequent years. These will include Certificates in Resource Development, Organizational Development, Financial/Legal Management, Volunteer Management, and Board Education. Ultimately, students will have an opportunity to pursue a Certificate in Nonprofit Management by completing a number of courses in each of the Certificate Programs.
Jan. 18, 2019 – Fundraising 101 – The Essentials of Fundraising* (Fundraising Management)
Feb. 15, 2019 – The Role of the Board in Fundraising (Fundraising Management & Board Education)
March 15, 2019 – Building an Annual Campaign (Fundraising Management)
April 12, 2019 – Online Fundraising & 21st Century Philanthropy (Fundraising Management)
May 10, 2019 – Developing a Major Gifts Program (Fundraising Management)
Aug. 23, 2019 – Conflict Resolution (Nonprofit Leadership and Volunteer Management)
Sept. 13, 2019 – Team Building Techniques & Creative Facilitation (Nonprofit Leadership and Volunteer Management)
Oct.11, 2019 – Board Governance (Nonprofit Leadership and Board Education)
Nov. 8, 2019 – Essentials of Human Resource Management (Nonprofit Leadership and Organizational Development)
Dec. 6, 2019 – Time & Meeting Management (Nonprofit Leadership)
*This class is required for anyone working toward the Certificate in Fundraising Management who has less than 3 years of experience in a fundraising position.
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A limited number of training funds are available via multiple sources. click here for details and application.
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Register for classes online using the Thomas Nelson Workforce Development registration system.