Villanova's Principles of Fundraising certificate provides students with the tools and data driven solutions for their development needs. Effective fundraising requires sophisticated techniques for identifying, cultivating, and soliciting potential donors. Through this course, students develop a portfolio of strategies and skills to implement goal setting, strategic outreach and communication with donors.
Under the guidance of a team of exceptional faculty practitioners, students gain hands-on experience that is immediately applicable to their workplaces. Additionally, they connect with a network of other professionals in the industry.
Who should take this course?
- Professional fundraisers who want to broaden their skills and knowledge
- Those seeking to enter the development profession or have just started a new position in development
- Executive directors of nonprofit organizations
- Volunteers engaged in fundraising activities