Turnover in fundraising staff currently averages between 15-16 months. Many development directors report that the reasons they leave are that they are unsupported, unprepared and under-resourced in their position, leading them to look for opportunities with other organizations.
Because of this, we can hypothesize that nonprofit organizations become more dependent on fundraising events than they should be. But events can be costly, time-consuming and exhausting to deploy. What happens when the nonprofit fundraising event calendar is saturated by every cause in town? Is there a better way to raise money than the endless cycle of events that are competing with other forms of entertainment for donors’ attention?
Join us Friday, October 27 from 10:00 a.m. to Noon at the Community Foundation of Greater Fort Wayne as we tackle both of these important topics:
Staffing for Fundraising Success & The Truth About Fundraising Events
This interactive training will:
Seating is limited therefore registration is limited to no more than 3 people per organization. RSVP at https://www.eventbrite.com/e/staff-for-fundraising-sucess-and-the-truth-about-fundraising-events-tickets-37912445144 by Monday, October 23. Please note that each person attending the seminar will have to RSVP individually.