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Welcome to FIA Victoria
Discover great local events to enhance and grow your fundraising.
FIA Victoria Mentoring Program – NOW LAUNCHED
Kindly Supported by
FIA Victoria's pilot Mentoring Program for 2014/15 has now launched! Our program, kindly sponsored and supported by ASI, matches mentors to mentees over a networking session. Training and matching is currently underway. Mentees and Mentors will identify the best matches for their needs and experience. FIA Victoria will support the mentoring partnerships over a full year.
For more information contact Isobel Michael - email@example.com
Trusts & Foundations Special Interest Group
"Top Tips for Trust Applications" Panel Discussion
Around 20% of Trust applications are successful today. And with so many applications submitted to Trusts and Foundations, the competition is getting tougher and tougher. So how can your submission stand out from the crowd? What can you do that may get your submission read by the Trustees?
This is your opportunity to hear directly from three leading Trust managers on the content they would love to see, what more you can do to create a strong submission, and the tactics that are not acceptable when putting together your funding submission.
Date: Tuesday 25 November
Time: 12.00 - 1.30pm
Venue: Meeting Room 1, Mezzanine Level, Telstra, 242 Exhibition Street, Melbourne
Find out more and register here.
Member Network Night - FREE! SAVE THE DATE
Enjoy a drink after work, hear from one of our leading professional fundraising experts, Brian Holmes FFIA, CFRE, and discuss all things fundraising with colleagues.
Date: Wednesday 26 November
Time: 6.00 – 8.00pm
More information coming soon.
FIA State Awards
Nominations for the VIC state awards have now closed. Come along to the End of Year Event to find out who the state winners are for the Young Fundraiser of the Year and Volunteer of the Year. The state winners will then go on to compete for the national title which will be announced at the Fundraisers' Gala Awards Dinner on Thursday 19 February 2015 in Brisbane.
Please click here for more information on the 2015 FIA National Awards for Excellence in Fundraising.
Keep coming back to check for more information on upcoming FIA Victoria events.
FIA Victoria is proudly supported by:
Upcoming FIA Professional Development courses:
- Data Analytics - August
- Creative for Fundraisers - September
- Copywriting for Fundraisers - October
- Fundraising Essentials - October
- Executive Fundraising Leadership - November
- Online business skills courses - any time it suits you
Up to 320 scholarships are available to help NFP organisations enhance their governance.
EthicalJobs.com.au is giving away one free conference registration to attend the second annual Not-For-Profit People Conference.