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CEN TRAINING | Fundraising Basics - Level 101 | Redwood City, 4/25
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April 25, 2017 | -



Fundraising Basics - Level 101


Discounts available for Santa Clara County nonprofits. (Details Below)





For many of us, just thinking about fundraising can be daunting. Sound familiar? Then join us for this workshop, and learn how you can take the fear out of nonprofit fundraising! Participants will explore the basic fundraising process, gain a framework for building a comprehensive fundraising plan, and will learn how to develop a case for support and then strategies to communicate it effectively to donors. We will also touch on the Board's role in fundraising and how best to support these efforts. The session will leave you with the templates and resources you need to begin fundraising more strategically.

Intended Audience: Nonprofit staff leaders, Executive Directors, and board members that are new to fundraising and/or seeking a better understanding of the process.


  • Gain an understanding of the nonprofit fundraising process
  • Explore common fundraising activities and how to assess ROI for each
  • Leave with a roadmap to identify support materials needed and develop a fundraising plan for your organization
  • Take away tools to help get your entire board more comfortable with - and involved in! - fundraising efforts


When: April 25th, 2017 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Where: 330 Twin Dolphin Drive, Redwood City, CA 94065 (Harbor)

Cost: CEN Members - $75*, Non-members - $150

Instructor: Jennifer Simmons


*Discounts Available


For Santa Clara County Nonprofits:

Applied Materials Foundation Discount: CEN Members - $20 | Non-members - $40

Starting in September 2016, thanks to the generosity of the Applied Materials Foundation, all Santa Clara County nonprofits (staff & board) can take advantage of deep discounts to any of CEN's new nonprofit professional development workshops. Please APPLY HERE and receive a discount code on your registration.


For CEN Members:

Up to an additional 50% in scholarships is available to CEN members. Click HERE to check your organization's membership status and APPLY TO: CHRISTINE@CEN.ORG.

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