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Fundraising Operations

Fundraising operations are an integral function of nonprofit organizations. Our fundraising operations courses allow nonprofit professionals to enhance their expertise in managing accounts. From individual online courses to earning a Fundraising Operations Certificate, participants discover tools to enhance their nonprofit organization.

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Conveniently offered online, fundraising operations courses include instruction from leading professionals in the nonprofit sector. Please note that you may take any of the six online operations courses to advance your skillset without committing to the full Fundraising Operations Certificate. The Fundraising Operations Certificate consists of six online fundraising operations courses and a capstone course. These courses and the capstone provide an indispensable understanding of fundraising operations functions.

Name Instructor Format Schedule start date AVAILABILITY

What Nonprofits Need to Know Before Giving Tuesday

Kristyna Torres-Cruz Online 10 a.m.-noon 20171108 Nov. 08, 2017 Closed

Fundraising Analytics: Leveraging the Power of Data

Joshua M. Birkholz, Amy S. Lampi, Kathy Howrigan, Sherrie Dodson Online 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. Central time 20180606 June 06, 2018 Open

Prospect Research and Analysis

Melissa Bank Stepno, Ali R. McLane Online 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. Central time 20180418 Apr. 18, 2018 Open

Donor Relations: Maintaining Strong Relationships With Your Donors

Lori Hood Lawson, Ali R. McLane Online 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. Central time 20180328 March 28, 2018 Open

Essentials of Gift Administration

Kate Goldberg, Clint Shipp Online 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Central time 20180226 Feb. 26, 2018 Open

Fundraising Systems Management, Reporting and Business Intelligence

Chris Cannon, Clint Shipp Online 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. Central time 20180207 Feb. 07, 2018 Open

Fundraising Operations Capstone

David VanLone, Diane Crane, Charles Headley Online 10 a.m.- 3 p.m. (one hour lunch break from noon-1 p.m.) 20170928 Sept. 28, 2017 Closed

Fundamentals of Constituent Relationship Management

Bond T. Lammey, Emily Walsh On-demand, Online On-Demand registration available now. 20180103 Jan. 03, 2018 Open

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Designed for nonprofit executives, future leaders and career-changers alike, the Leadership Institute for Nonprofit Executives gives you the confidence to propel your nonprofit organization to the next level.