The University of Iowa

Fundraising

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CFRE Refresher Course

Friday, May 20 at 4:00 p.m. is the registration deadline for the CFRE Refresher Course to be given on June 22, 2022.

The day-long course is presented by the Association of Fundraising Professionals Eastern Iowa Chapter. See the event website for details and registration.

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Date 
Friday, May 20, 2022 - 4:00pm
Location 
P.O. Box 1414
Cedar Rapids, IA 52406-1414
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CFRE Refresher Course

This one-day CFRE Refresher Course focuses on:

refreshing the fundraising knowledge, a professional already has and identifying and helping to fill in gaps in fundraising knowledge.

Location: Hills Bank, 3905 Blairs Ferry Rd NE, Cedar Rapids, IA 52402

Registration...

Date 
Wednesday, June 22, 2022 - 8:00am to 5:30pm
Location 
P.O. Box 1414
Cedar Rapids, IA 52406-1414
Event Category 

AFP ICON

Three days of professional development sessions, networking, keynote speakers, and more at this conference presented by the Association of Fundraising Professionals.

Unless otherwise indicated, conference activities are at the MGM Grand, 3799 Las Vegas Boulevard South, Las Vegas, NV...

Date 
Monday, May 2, 2022 - 8:00am to Wednesday, May 4, 2022 - 2:30pm
Location 
4200 Wilson Blvd.
Ste 480
Arlington, VA 22203
Event Category 

How to Attract and Keep Top Fundraisers

It’s no secret that turnover is a problem in fundraising. One study found that big-gift officers tend to stay in a job for less than two years. But these frontline fundraisers bring in as much as 90 percent of fundraising revenue, so holding onto those who excel is more important than ever....

Date 
Tuesday, May 24, 2022 - 1:00pm
Location 
1255 Twenty-Third St. NW
Washington DC, DC 20037
Event Category 

*Donor Stewardship: Follow-up that Fosters Loyalty

Did you know that most nonprofits lose nearly as many donors as they gain each year? Join us for this workshop to stop the churn! We’ll share tips for developing a donor retention plan based on proven cultivation and retention strategies....

Date 
Thursday, April 28, 2022 - 11:00am
Location 
1201 Infinity Court
Lincoln, NE 68512
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*Supercharge Your Fundraising Board

Your board will likely comprise individuals with diverse skill sets, backgrounds, and comfort levels with fundraising. This workshop will provide you with the tools to approach these conversations with your board, find the right fundraising fit for...

Date 
Tuesday, April 26, 2022 - 11:00am
Location 
1201 Infinity Court
Lincoln, NE 68512
Event Category 

*Handling Objections: Turning Donor Hesitation into Commitment

Join presenter Laura Rice, CFRE, and fill your fundraising toolbox with evidence-based closing tactics, strategies to shift donor hesitancy into commitment, a nuanced understanding of unsuccessful closing, and the ability to process and learn from...

Date 
Tuesday, April 26, 2022 - 3:00pm
Location 
1201 Infinity Court
Lincoln, NE 68512
Event Category 

*Fundraising Academy: Cause Selling Fundamentals

The Fundraising Academy: Cause Selling Fundamentals is a fully virtual fundraising certificate program that teaches and empowers emerging fundraisers to effectively identify, qualify, cultivate, and retain donors by building authentic, lasting relationships. Students connect and collaborate with...

Date 
Tuesday, June 7, 2022 - 1:00pm
Location 
32 Old Slip
New York, NY 10005
Event Category 

Building Ties with DAF Donors: Where to Start

Contributions to donor-advised funds continue to grow as more and more donors seek the tax benefits of these accounts. Yet critics claim that money often sits in DAFs rather than going to work for nonprofits. This may be in part because it is tricky for fundraisers to identify DAF account...

Date 
Thursday, April 28, 2022 - 1:00pm
Location 
1255 Twenty-Third St. NW
Washington D.C., DC 20037
Event Category 

CFRE Examination Preparation

This program will be held at Hills Bank in Cedar Rapids to help participants prepare for the CFRE exam. We will meet in person and all registrants will enjoy lunch, an exam preparation class, and networking. Our presenters will take participants through the journey to...

Date 
Tuesday, April 12, 2022 - 11:30am
Location 
P.O. Box 1414
Cedar Rapids, IA 52406-1414