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
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.
I've always loved to write and teach. I am proud to say I am an accomplished (and more importantly, published) author, having had twenty-five books published.
I am one of slightly more than 100 professionals worldwide to hold the Advanced Certified Fund Raising Executive designation. In my thirty years as a philanthropic consultant, I have managed capital campaigns, helped hundreds of nonprofit organizations achieve their development goals, and trained more than 40,000 development professionals in Canada, Mexico, Egypt, Bermuda, and most of the fifty states in the US, in addition to leading hundreds of virtual training programs with a world-wide audience.
I am especially proud of my affordable and comprehensive Linda Lysakowski's Nonprofit Courses, which I am adding to all the time!
I am a graduate of Alvernia University and a Master Teacher graduating from AFP’s Faculty Training Academy.