WHEN:Friday, December 14, 2018, 9:30 am – 12:30 pm WHERE:MASSHIRE Metro North Career Center, Cambridge,formerly Career Source Career Center 186 Alewife Brook Parkway, Cambridge, MA.
Want to help your non-profit, religious organization, special cause? Seeking entry into the non-profit world? This workshop will help. It covers the essential topics of successful fundraising and is especially created for organizations operating on a shoe-string budget. Topics include donor relations, prospect management, new lead generation, special event planning, major gifts, e-newsletters, creating and managing a Board of Directors, volunteer and staff management, online auctions, social media marketing, holiday appeals, planned gifts, corporate sponsorship and much more. Please note that grant writing is offered in two separate Professional Development Collaborative classes for those interested in this important topic.
Participants Will Learn:
How to develop a fundraising plan appropriate to your organization’s capabilities
How to cultivate prospects for planned gifts and engage them with your organization
How to use social media to convey your mission, build your brand and organize special events
How to build your Board and enlist corporate sponsors