About this course

Proficiency Area: Revenue Generating.

Staff Fundraising is a nonprofit staff's knowledge, motivation, and skills to effectively fundraise.

In the first lesson toward your silver Merit badge, you'll explore:

  • How action planning can kick off fundraising improvement, answering the basic question "Who will do what by when?"

  • How staff "clusters" can activate their fundraising abilities in different strategic ways.

  • Ways to define fundraising and resource generation in terms of both success and performance.

Course curriculum

  • 1

    Welcome!

    • What you can expect in this badge

    • Before we begin...

    • Putting Your Staff Fundraising Abilities Into Practice

  • 2

    Activating Your Staff Fundraising Capacity

    • Action Planning: Building Staff Fundraising Abilities in Yourself

    • Action Planning: Building Staff Fundraising Abilities in Your Organization

    • Check your learning

  • 3

    Closing thoughts...

    • Improving Staff Fundraising Practices in Your Nonprofit

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