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Dini Spheris FUNDRAISING CERTIFICATE
Leading Experts. World-class Curriculum. Designed by you.
CNM is partnering with nationally recognized fundraising consulting firm, Dini Spheris, to offer this innovative Fundraising Certificate program for busy nonprofit professionals. This fully customizable certificate program gives you the opportunity to design your own course of study by selecting the seminars that help you meet your career goals while working within your schedule.
CNM has curated a course catalog of public seminars covering the topics that experts view as critical for fundraising success. You must choose and attend six of these sessions to earn your certification. CFRE credits are available for each course.
All participants will have the opportunity to attend an “Invitation Only” event to celebrate completion of this new program and network with other program participants.
2020 Fundraising Certificate courses
June 11: Building an Annual Development Plan
June 16: Planned Giving
July 14: Philanthropy 101
July 31: Building a Culture of Philanthropy
August 11: Creating Compelling Fundraising Messages
August 12: Acquisition to Planned Giving
August 13: Building an Action Plan for Fund Development
September 2: Effective Fundraising Leadership
September 10: Building an Annual Fund Development Plan
September 15: How to Wake Up a Tired Board
September 29: Integrated Planned Giving Opportunities
October 8: Making the Ask: Major Gifts Discovery, Cultivation, and Solicitation
October 14: ABCs of Grant Seeking
October 20: Using Special Events in Fundraising
October 28: 15 Tools for Motivating Your Board
November 11: Managing the Development Office
November 17: Making Anniversaries Work
**You will receive instructions on how to register for your selected seminars upon registration for the Fundraising Certificate. Dates are subject to change.
Courses are online via Zoom until the end of September. CNM will continue to monitor the situation and will make a determination about October and November classes by September 1, 2020.
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CFRE points are available for each fundraising certificate designated course.