Build a Dream Team of Fundraising Volunteers

Approved for 3.5 CFRE Hours

If you are involving volunteers in any form of fundraising, you’re one step ahead. But for many organizations, fundraising volunteers are only involved in special events and menial support tasks. This four-lessons course will help you involve volunteers in more meaningful fundraising role. You will learn:

How to involve volunteers in all your fundraising activities

How to find the right volunteers for the right task

How to orient, train, and educate volunteers

How to keep them coming back

And more

Lesson Summary:

Lesson One: Why Volunteers are Important in Fundraising—there are many reasons to involve volunteers in your fundraising including the fact that lend credibility to your efforts

Lesson Two: How to Involve Volunteers in Fundraising—volunteers are looking for meaningful roles they can play in every aspect of your fundraising from planning to planned giving

Lesson Three: Recruiting Fundraising Volunteers—from finding volunteers to how to approach them and get them to say yes

Lesson Four: Working with Volunteers--keeping your good volunteers by training and educating them, providing them with the support they need, and recognizing their efforts.

Your Instructor

Linda Lysakowski
Linda Lysakowski

Linda Lysakowski, ACFRE, is the author of Recruiting and Training Fundraising Volunteers; The Development Plan; Fundraising as a Career: What, Are You Crazy?; Capital Campaigns: Everything You NEED to Know; Are You Ready for a Capital Campaign workbook, Raise More Money from Your Business Community; Raise More Money from Your Business Community—The Workbook; Fundraising for the GENIUS; a contributing author to The Fundraising Feasibility Study—It’s Not About the Money and YOU and Your Nonprofit Board; co-editor of YOU and Your Nonprofit and The Nonprofit Consulting Handbook; and co-author of The Essential Nonprofit Fundraising Handbook, The Leaky Bucket: What’s Wrong With Your Fundraising…And How You Can Fix It, Nonprofit Strategic Planning, CharityChannel’s Quick Guide to Creating Your Development Plan, CharityChannel’s Quick Guide to Developing Your Case for Support, and The New Donor. Her latest book, CharityChannel’s Quick Guide to Board Giving will be released this spring. She has also written in the fiction realm, having published The Matriarch and The Face of Jesus. Linda has more than thirty years’ experience in the nonprofit sector and has created dozens of development plans.

Frequently Asked Questions

When does the course start and finish?
The course starts now and never ends! It is a completely self-paced online course - you decide when you start and when you finish.
How long do I have access to the course?
How does lifetime access sound? After enrolling, you have unlimited access to this course for as long as you like - across any and all devices you own.
What if I am unhappy with the course?
We would never want you to be unhappy! If you are unsatisfied with your purchase, contact us in the first 30 days and we will give you a full refund.

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