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Focused Fundraising – Creating Your Annual Development Plan

January 24 @ 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Feeling scattershot in your fundraising efforts?  Feel like there is a better way to spend your energy? This class will provide a complete overview of preparing a tailored development plan including who to involve, what information to include, how to diversify your revenue streams, along with tips and tricks to create a manageable plan to share with the Board and with your leadership team.  By the end of class, you’ll be ready to put your plan together and then work your plan to maximize success.  No more worrying at the beginning of each month where to put your time and energy.

Learning objectives:

  • Identify information to review in preparation of writing a new plan.
  • Recognize the roles within the organization to include in the process.
  • Describe the effective elements of a development plan.
  • Schedule fundraising efforts in relation to other planned activities within the organization.

Course Outline:

  1. Development Planning- What You Need to Know and Who to Involve
  2. Elements of a Solid Development Plan
  3. Tailoring the Development Plan for Your Organization
  4. Calendaring Your Plan for Success

Program Level: Beginner to Advanced
Prerequisites: None, no advance preparation required
Instructional Method: Adult In-person classroom
Social Worker CEU Credits: 3 hours
CFRE Points: 3 Points

Cost: $65 member/$115 non-member
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    Kristina Jones, M.A., CFRE offers capacity building expertise including organizational assessments, development, coaching, facilitation and training.

Her experience includes businesses and non-profits both large and small.  Before re-establishing her consulting firm, Stronger Organizations, she served as the SW Regional Vice President for Boys & Clubs of America.  Throughout her career, Kristina contributed to significant growth in both capacity and in financial resources to leave each one in a strong position to maximize their mission. Kristina has served on numerous boards on the local, State and National levels.


January 24
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
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214.826.3470 or 817-334-0228


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