Advanced Fundraising Certificate (2021)

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Designed for those with several years' experience working in nonprofit fundraising, this series equips current nonprofit fundraising professionals with the knowledge and resources to an advanced career in Nonprofit Development. Students learn how and when to effectively apply the different fundraising tools to applicable situations. This certificated program will provide immediate application of session topics.

**Participants must attend all six modules in order to obtain the Certificate in Advanced Fundraising.

** Full participation in the Certificate in Advanced Fundraising is applicable for - up to 36.0 credit hours - in Category 1.b - Education of the CFRE International application for initial certification and/or recertification.

Certificate Topics

  • Annual Giving Programs: This module will focus on the early-stage fundraising elements which every fundraising effort must employ. Included will be in-depth discussion of Special Events and Direct Mail as well as tribute programs, giving clubs, honor societies and online giving.

  • Capstone Strategies - Ethics: Public confidence and trust lie at the heart of successful philanthropy. Ethical conduct requires complying with the law, developing a Corporate Compliance Policy, full transparency, and being faithful to donor's wishes.

  • Major Gifts, Relationship Management, & Stewardship: This module is designed to remove and reduce anxiety over implementing a major gifts program and prepare the nonprofit professional or volunteer to develop relationships and solicit potential major gift prospects.

  • Capital Campaigns: You will learn the foundation needed to prepare, direct, and complete a campaign. Topics include campaign readiness, case development, feasibility study, process, volunteer and leadership engagement, and stewardship during/after a campaign.

  • Planned Giving: Energizing the World of Philanthropy - The Power of Gift Planning. This session will discuss how to create exciting and comprehensive "Gift Plans" for your donors.

  • Leadership – Staff, Volunteers, & Boards: Whether leading staff members or leading volunteers/board members (or both), many skills are required of today's fund raiser. Through presentations and interaction with peers, learn which skills are most important and how you can maximize the performance of your organization.

    Cancellation Policy

    As a courtesy to our trainers, all cancellations must be made by phone or email at least 48 hours in advance to receive a full refund. No refunds will be given for late cancellations or no-shows for any course. For organizations with an Annual Learning Subscription, cancellations made past the 48-hour grace period will result in a $25 late cancellation fee. If you do not cancel your registration and miss the training, you will be charged a $50 no-show fee.

Purchase $450 / Non-Member

Advanced Fundraising Certificate (2021)

Course Sessions:

  • Instructor/Facilitator: OneOC Training Instructor
  • 09/01/2021
  • 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
  • Timezone: Pacific Standard Time
  • Location: To Be Determined
  • Maximum Seats: 25
  • Available Seats: 25

  • Instructor/Facilitator: OneOC Training Instructor
  • 09/08/2021
  • 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
  • Timezone: Pacific Standard Time
  • Location: To Be Determined
  • Maximum Seats: 25
  • Available Seats: 25

  • Instructor/Facilitator: OneOC Training Instructor
  • 09/15/2021
  • 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
  • Timezone: Pacific Standard Time
  • Location: To Be Determined
  • Maximum Seats: 25
  • Available Seats: 25

  • Instructor/Facilitator: OneOC Training Instructor
  • 09/22/2021
  • 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
  • Timezone: Pacific Standard Time
  • Location: To Be Determined
  • Maximum Seats: 25
  • Available Seats: 25

  • Instructor/Facilitator: OneOC Training Instructor
  • 09/29/2021
  • 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
  • Timezone: Pacific Standard Time
  • Location: To Be Determined
  • Maximum Seats: 25
  • Available Seats: 25