Fundraising and Development

NTPT6208 - Fundraising and Development

Learn the best practices for developing and executing an effective fundraising strategy. Discuss various fund development techniques with a diverse group of speakers from key community not-for-profit organizations.


  • Major giving, planned giving and annual funds
  • Fundraising methods and programs
  • Cultivate, solicit and steward donorship
  • Laws and ethics related to fundraising 

What to Expect

This is an interactive course; you will engage online with your class and instructor through our online learning management system. Plan to log into your course regularly throughout the week.

Real-time Learning

There will be four live Zoom sessions in this course.

March 23 - 11:30am - 12:45pm ET
March 30 - 11:30am - 12:45pm ET
April 6 - 11:30am - 12:45pm ET
April 13 - 11:30am - 12:45pm ET

Completion Requirements

This is a graded course where a complete or incomplete will be issued. Evaluation will be based on participation and completion of course activities. You must attend at least three of the four scheduled live Zoom sessions.


  • Jackie Ellefsen


No textbook is required for this course.



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