Annual giving programs are the foundation of all fundraising plans. They secure unrestricted funds, acquire new donors and maintain donor commitment to the organization. Often overlooked, annual giving should be viewed as a detail-oriented, scientific aspect of fundraising that provides a healthy donor pipeline. Learn the strategy used to develop an annual development plan and will cover topics including: messaging, planning and creating a calendar, solicitation vehicles, staffing and volunteer involvement, and program evaluation.
Association of Fundraising Professionals (AFP) offers professional education scholarships to their membership.
Discounts are available for AFP, Apra and AASP members and Rice faculty, staff, students and alumni. Please contact us at 713-348-4803 or email@example.com to receive the appropriate discount code.
Due to the high demand for courses, registrations are considered final as of 10 working days before class starts. No refunds will be issued after these dates and credits will not be given for future classes. No refunds will be granted for participants who miss a portion of a program. Refund requests before the deadline are subject to a 10% processing fee and must be made in writing to firstname.lastname@example.org. Refunds for credit card payments will be processed as credits to the accounts from which they were paid and may not appear as a credit until the following statement. Refunds for enrollments paid by check take up to four weeks to be processed and mailed by the Rice University accounting office. There is a $30 charge for any check returned for insufficient funds.
Applies Towards the Following Certificates
- Fund Development Certificate : Fund Development Elective Courses