Skip To Content
Nonprofit Skills and trade;: Fundraising for Board Members

Nonprofit Skills and trade: Fundraising for Board Members

Time limit: 90 days

$99 Enroll

Full course description

This course provides an overview of the knowledge and skills required for effective nonprofit fundraising for board members. Topics covered include the key fundraising roles and responsibilities of nonprofit boards along with best practices to support various types of fundraising. The role of the development committee, board giving, and board fundraising engagement are also discussed. Tips for networking, asking for support, and maintaining lasting relationships with donors are provided. Learners will also gain an understanding of how to develop the plans and policies that nonprofit board members use to oversee fundraising and will learn about ways to maintain high ethical standards in their organizations.


Learning Outcomes:

Explain the role of the board in nonprofit fundraising

Describe different skills board members use to support fundraising efforts

Explain how to manage board giving and keep board members engaged in fundraising

Describe how to build and lead a strong development committee

List best practices for different types of fundraising

Describe how board members can develop a fundraising plan for their organization

List ways to maintain strong donor relationships

Explain how board members can prevent ethical lapses related to fundraising



IACET CEUs: 0.3 (Contact Hours: 3 hours)

HRCI Credits: 3 (Type: General)



Estimated time to complete: 3 hours