Are you looking for ways to improve your overall fundraising performance, or are you new to planned giving? Have you established an evaluation process for the roles of a major gift officer or development generalist? This class examines the correlation of the economy and fundraising as well as the fit for each vehicle used in gift planning. There is a special emphasis on ultimate gift planning and how to turn major gifts into ultimate gifts.

Course Details

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 gscs@rice.edu 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 cpnl@rice.edu. 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.

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Section Title
Planned Giving: The Essentials
9:00AM to 4:00PM
May 26, 2022
Schedule and Location
Contact Hours
  • Rice University Campus
Delivery Options
Course Fee(s)
* $285.00