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Upcoming Events:


NSW Networking Evening

Are you seeking to expand your network of fundraisers or wish to discuss some hot new challenges you are facing in 2018? 

We are hosting our second networking event of the year on Wednesday, 6 June.

This night is a wonderful opportunity for fundraisers to make new friends and renew old friendships, as well as to share fundraising successes and challenges with those who are part of the sector. Last year's networking events were attended by more than 500 fundraisers from across metro Sydney. This year has started with a bang with 200 attendees at our first networking evening in February!

Please join us and share ideas with your peers over cocktails and nibbles.

Date: Wednesday, 6 June
Time: 6.00pm - 8.30pm
Venue: Garvan Institute, John Shine Room, 384 Victoria Street, Darlinghurst NSW

Pricing: 
Members: FREE
Staff of Organisational Member: FREE
Non-Member: $10

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A Director’s perspective: Cultivating a giving mindset and involvement in your major gift program

When it comes to fundraising and monetary support from your board, are you getting 100%? Join us on Wednesday 4 July to hear a panel of speakers discuss why for-purpose boards should be no different to private sector boards when it comes to giving; how advocacy comes from the bottom up; and how they see their role on these not-for profit boards, particularly in relation to their organisations’ major gift programs.

Date: Wednesday 4 July
Time: 7.45 - 9.30am
Location: Commonwealth Bank of Australia, Darling Park Tower, Sussex Street

Pricing:
Member: $38
Staff of Organisational Member: $44
Non-Member: $50

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 From Awareness to Advocacy: Your Peer 2 Peer Fundraising Journey

Join us and find out more about this interesting topic with experienced speaker Will Kirsop MFIA. This informative talk will provide a roadmap for P2P fundraisers looking to improve your existing event or launch a new one.

 Key topics covered will include:

  • Driving participant acquisition
  • Conversion of registrants into active fundraisers
  • Benefits acceleration through driving pledge-performance
  • Maximising retention and harnessing downstream revenue opportunities

Date: Wednesday 12 September
Time: 7.30 - 9.15am
Location: RCPA, 207 Albion St, Surry Hills, 2010

Pricing:
Member: $38
Staff of Organisational Member: $44
Non-Member: $50

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2018 NSW Schedule

Save the dates now!

Watch this space as more information becomes available on topics and speakers for 2018.

Date

Event Type

Pillar

4 July

PD Breakfast

Leadership

1 August

PD Breakfast

Using Digital and Social Media

12 September

PD Breakfast

Events

10 October

Networking Night

Change

7 November

PD Breakfast

The Art of Facilitation

5 December

End of Year and Awards Celebration

Holiday Celebration


FIA NSW Mentoring Program

REGISTER NOW!

Our Mentoring Program Members are invited to attend three workshops this year facilitated by leadership coach and mentoring expert Vanessa Fudge, founder of Leading Well Group.

Feedback from previous sessions has been overwhelmingly positive, so we encourage you to lock this session in your diary and come along! Each workshop offers the opportunity for you to meet your peers in the program and to learn how to be the best mentor or mentee possible.

Thursday, 19 July: 

Mentees:  3:00pm - 4:30pm
Mentors:   4:45pm - 6:15pm

Thursday, 25 October: 
Mentees:  3:00pm - 4:30pm
Mentors:   4:45pm - 6:15pm

Sessions are held at Garvan Research Foundation who kindly support us by providing the venue in kind.

Garvan Research Foundation 
384 Victoria Street, Darlinghurst NSW 2010

If you would like to join one of the above workshops, or are interested in the FIA mentoring program in general, please contact Charlotte Sangster or Julie-Anne MacIntyre via email:  charlotte.sangster@mdnsw.org.au or  Julie-Anne.Macintyre@curebraincancer.org.au  

This program has been made possible by our generous FIA Mentoring Program sponsor:


Upcoming In-Class Education and Training:

Certificate in Fundraising (Module 1)

22-23 August, FIA

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Fundraising Essentials 

22 May, Macquarie University

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Governance Foundations for Not-for-Profit Directors' Program

Sydney
7 - 8 June, NAB House - Level 15, 255 George Street

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Copywriting for Fundraisers

14 June, Beaumont People

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Gifts in Wills Fundamentals

27 June, Beaumont People

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Digital Fundraising

9 July, Beaumont People

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Major Gifts Masterclass

24 July, Beaumont People

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Donor Engagement to the Max!

21 August, Beaumont People

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Data Analytics for Empowered Fundraising

13 November, Beaumont People

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Fundraising Strategic Plan 

29 November, Beaumont People

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Gifts in Wills Masterclass

24 October, Beaumont People

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Online Training

FIA is pleased to offer the following core education courses online. Click below for more details.

Fundraising Essentials

Certificate in Fundraising

Diploma in Fundraising


FIA Code Course

We have the means to raise standards of ethical fundraising practice. Code training is where it starts.

Find out more and register

 


CFRE Study Group

Let us help you achieve your credential!

FIA offers a monthly study group, free of charge, for CFRE candidates. The study group covers: 

  • assistance completing and submitting your CFRE application.
  • insights into taking the CFRE exam.
  • advice on resources to study for the CFRE exam.
  • focused study sessions in a 'book club' format.

Almost 100 per cent of participants in the CFRE Study Group have passed the CFRE exam on their first attempt. 

This study group meets on the fourth Wednesday of each month via Google Hangouts.  

The group will meet on the following dates:

  • 23 May - 5.00pm - 7.00pm
  • 27 June - 5.00pm - 7.00pm

The Study Group will be co-chaired by Pamela Sutton-Legaud MFIA CFRE and Elizabeth Davis EMFIA CFRE.

To learn more about the CFRE Study Group and to reserve your spot, contact Pamela: p.legaud@askright.com or Elizabeth: edavis@humanfoundations.com.au.

Find out more here. 


Meet your State Committee

View a list of New South Wales Organisational Members

View a list of New South Wales Individual Members


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