SGD7 - Fundraising, Outreach and Advocacy

Course Description One of the responsibilities of the nonprofit board is to ensure the efficient and effective mobilisation of resources to fulfil the organisation’s mission. This session will focus on the ways in which boards provide leadership in fundraising and stakeholder management, using case examples. Participants will explore fundraising strategies and stakeholder management options and determine directions that ensure organisational sustainability.
Course Objectives
  1. Explore the board’s role in fundraising approaches and practices in getting financial support.
  2. Understand fundraising concepts and frameworks related to human resources, and learn to evaluate fundraising success.
  3. Examine fundraising policies for better governance.
  4. Learn effective advocacy and outreach strategies through case presentation, to improve reach to targeted groups. 
Course Outline • Board’s role in fundraising.
• Fundraising costs and regulations.
• Presenting your case for support.
• Community partner sharing.
• Case study.
• Panel discussion.
Level Essentials.
Target Audience
Aspiring, new and current directors of nonprofit organisations (NPOs).
Course Duration Half day.
Delivery Presentation, discussion and case study-based learning.
Cost
$400/module (excl. GST); $428/module (incl. GST).

This course is subject to approval for the VWOs-Charities Capability Fund (VCF) training grant. All exempt, registered charities and institutions of a Public Character (IPCs) can apply for VCF funding. Registration is on a first-come-first-served basis, with priority to VCF-funded applicants.

For more details on the VCF funding, please click here.

CPD Hours 4 hours.

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