Fundraising for Nonprofit Organizations
Hours to Complete:
NOTE: You’ll receive instructions shortly on how to access your course. This can take up to 48 business hours.
What You’ll Learn:
- Compare and contrast fundraising through corporate donations versus foundation grants
Describe methods for evaluating annual campaign performance
Describe the key concepts related to nonprofit fundraising, such as annual campaigns, capital campaigns, and planned giving
Discuss how ethics applies to nonprofit fundraising
Discuss how nonprofit funds can be raised through direct mail and telemarketing
Explain how the Internet and social media channels may be used to generate donations
Explain the different sections of a grant application
Explain the importance of donor relations
Instructor:Rick Cramer, Subject Matter Expert
Rick holds an M.A. in Social Science from Binghamton University. He also holds a Ph.D. in Educational Technology. Although his formal education is not specifically targeted on Business, he has extensive life experience working for a couple of Fortune 500 companies as well as owning his own businesses. He is currently a pastor at a growing, multi-site church where he has the opportunity to use his business expertise and his passion for discipleship. He teaches several college-level courses at Clarks Summit University. He manages the Nonprofit Management certificate offered by Clarks Summit University in partnership with MindEdge.
Time to Complete:Learners will have 90 days from registration to complete the course. It is self-paced, with no need to be online at specific times.
Location Information:The login will be provided with instructions after registration.
This microcourse is licensed for individual use only; course content cannot be recorded or shared with non-registrants.
This course includes an “Ask the Expert” feature. You can use this feature to submit questions about course content. A subject matter expert will provide guidance or point you to additional resources for the topics you’re studying. Questions are answered as quickly as possible and usually within 48 hours.
Learners must achieve an average test score of at least 70% to meet the minimum successful completion requirement and qualify to receive IACET CEUs.