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New South Wales is excited about all the great local professional development and networking events we are creating for you - check back regularly to see what’s on.

Upcoming events:

A new era of corporate partnership - solving social problems together

A rare behind-the-scenes look at how the Vodafone Foundation reformulated its mission, searched (and found) three new partners and how these partnerships are helping to reshape Australia’s health issues. Partnerships featured are Hello Sunday Morning, Baker IDI ‘Rise & Recharge’ and Garvan’s ‘DreamLab’.

Date: Wednesday 7 September
Time: 7.45am - 9.30am
Venue: Garvan Medical Research Institute, Level 6, 384 Victoria Street, Darlinghurst
Pricing: Member: $38; Staff of Organisational Member: $44; Non-Member: $50

Find out more and register here.

Include a Charity Week Seminar and Workshop

Include a Charity Week will be held this year from 5 - 11 September. We will be holding breakfast seminars and workshops around Australia featuring international speaker Stephen George, UK fundraising and leadership consultant and coach.

Date: Friday 9 September
Time: Seminar: 8.00am - 9.30am, Workshop: 10.00am - 12.30pm (workshop open to Include a Charity campaign supporters only)
Venue: Legacy, 47 York Street, Sydney

Find out more and register here.

Digital Masterclass: Fast Ways to Double Your Digital Income

This fast paced half-day masterclass will transform your digital fundraising strategy. Martin Gill and Meredith Dwyer from leading UK digital fundraising agency, Homemade Digital, will take you through practical steps, critical trends and world-class case studies on donation and landing page optimisation, social media advertising strategy, marketing automation, mobile readiness, contactless donation payment innovations and the analytics you need to know.

Date: Thursday 6 October
Time: 8.30am - 1.00pm
Venue: Microsoft, 1 Epping Road, North Ryde
Pricing: Member: $150; Staff of Organisational Member: $170; Non-Member: $200

Find out more and register here.

Save the date on these upcoming events:

  • Wednesday, 2 November 2016: Direct Marketing - It's all about the data (7.45am-9.30am)
  • Tuesday, 6 December 2016: End of Year Awards & Fundraising Celebration (6.00pm-9.30pm)

FIA New South Wales Mentoring Program – REGISTER NOW!

Kindly Supported by

FIA New South Wales’ Mentoring Program was re-launched in 2014 and is continuing to grow. We thank ASI for kindly sponsoring our Mentoring Program and taking an active role in our training and matching days. If you would like to be mentored or offer yourself as a mentor, please contact Julie-Anne Slatter –  

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 to complete chapters in texts with peers also taking the exam.

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

The CFRE Study Group is chaired by Stephen Mally CFRE, Director of FundraisingForce. 

The group meets in person (Salvation Army) for those in Sydney and is offered via Skype access to those in other locations. 

Meeting dates are:

  • 24 August - 5.00pm - 7.00pm
  • 14 September - 5.00pm - 7.00pm
  • 26 October - 5.00pm - 7.00pm
  • 23 November - 5.00pm - 7.00pm
  • 14 Deecmber - 5.00pm - 7.00pm

Take the first step and register for the CFRE Study Group today by contacting Maree Wybourne on 0412 507 985 or via email.

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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