POSTPONED - Board Fundamentals: Fund Development (CNVI)

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Learn best practices and concrete ideas to support your organization's fundraising efforts.

Boards have a critical role to play in fund development, yet many board members don't feel they have the experience or confidence to be effective in promoting their organization.

This workshop is targeted to board members who want to learn how to develop a culture of fund development within their organization.

Program Details:

Date & Time: Monday April 6, 2020 | 5:30pm - 8:30pm
Location: Virtual / Online Learning via Zoom
Price: Members - $95 - $115

Learning Outcomes

By the end of this session you will:

  • Understand the current limitations and opportunities in fund development and be able to assess which fundraising approaches would work best for your organization
  • Be able to bring more prospective donors to your organization
  • Increase your confidence in talking to prospective donors about funding opportunities
  • Have concrete tools for increasing donor retention

Workshop Content

The workshop will cover the following topics in an interactive, discussion-filled format:

  • Fundraising success factors
  • Types of Fundraising
  • Strategic relationship building
  • Making the ask
  • Donor retention through stewardship

Bring a Team Member for Free!

We are gathering knowledge on the local not-for-profit ecosystem in your community to serve you better. Complete this survey and your organization will be eligible for a 2-for-1 complimentary registration on one of the workshops in the CNVI this year. You can bring a board member or staff with you and learn together!

Step 1: Fill out the survey here:
Step 2: Register for one participant online
Step 3: Our Provincial Outreach Coordinator will contact you to register a second particpant for free!


*Please note: The City of Vancouver bursary is only applicable to workshops and labs within the city of Vancouver.

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Date: April 6, 2020 5:30 pm to 8:30 pm
Virtual / Online
Nanaimo, BC
City of Vancouver Bursary
*Not Available*
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Erica Mattson

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Erica Mattson has 20 years of experience helping not-for-profits and public sector organizations deliver successful programs and create transformative change for the organizations, citizens, communities, clients and stakeholders they serve. She’s worked as a not-for-profit Executive Director, as well as in senior communications, marketing, and fundraising roles in the public sector and non-profit sector. She now works as a consultant and contractor specializing in research, strategic planning, communications, stakeholder engagement, and fundraising.

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