Keep an eye on this page for more networking and professional development events coming up in Queensland.
Last year the first Superbolt struck Brisbane, selling out in just three days! This year, Superbolt has struck again and will be bringing a unique development opportunity back to Brisbane - 10 industry leaders delivering 10 minute “lightning” presentations on ways to literally “supercharge” every area of your fundraising program.
Thursday 14 June
Seminar: 1.30 - 5.00pm
Location: Powerhouse Brisbane, 119 Lamington St, New Farm, QLD
Networking: 5.30 - 7.00pm
Location: Bittersuite, 2/75 Welsby St, New Farm, QLD
Securing the gift: Mid-value to Major donor program
Flex your muscles and get ready to lift your donors!
Join us for a lovely breakfast on the Gold Coast during which the LifeFlight Foundation CEO and Executive Manager will present their case study on lifting mid-value donors to major donors.
Their program's success is based on the past five years of tailoring targeted communications and producing an impressive major donor program.
This session will provide practicial communication tools to support your mid-value donors and great stewardship concepts to retain these donors for your organisation.
Date: Friday, 22 June
Time: 7.30am - 10.30am
Venue: Southport Golf Club, Slatyer Avenue, Southport
Staff of Organisational Member: $65
This event is proudly sponsored by:
2018 QLD Schedule
Save the dates now!
Watch this space as more information becomes available on topics and speakers for 2018.
|Date||Event Type||Event Topic|
|22 June||PD Breakfast (Gold Coast)||Mid-Level Donors|
|10 July||PD Breakfast||Grants|
|14 August||PD Breakfast||Regular Giving|
|24 August||Workshop (Gold Coast)||Social Media|
|11 September||Masterclass||Corporate Fundraising|
|9 October||PD Breakfast||Community Fundraising|
|13 November||PD Breakfast||FIA/ACPNS|
|11 December||Dave Rose Oration||End of Year Celebration|
Upcoming In-Class Education and Training:
Certificate in Fundraising (Module 1)
22-23 August, QIMR Berghofer Medical Research Institute
24 May, QIMR Berghofer Medical Research Institute
Gifts in Wills Fundamentals
6 June, Scripture Union Queensland
Copywriting for Fundraisers
7 June, Scripture Union Queensland
Governance Foundations for Not-for-Profit Directors' Program
7-8 June, NAB House - Level 15, 255 George Street
11 July, Scripture Union Queensland
Major Gifts Masterclass
20 July, Scripture Union Queensland
Donor Engagement to the Max!
7 September, Scripture Union Queensland
Gifts in Wills Masterclass
11 October, Scripture Union Queensland
Fundraising Strategic Plan
26 October, Scripture Union Queensland
Data Analytics for Empowered Fundraising
27 November, Scripture Union Queensland
FIA is pleased to offer the following core education courses online. Click below for more details.
FIA Code Course
CFRE Coaching Sessions & Study Groups
Let us help you achieve your credential!
Do you want to demonstrate your professional achievement and support the growth of fundraising as a trusted profession? Do you want a credential that offers a common understanding of what you need to know in fundraising?
The Certified Fund Raising Executive (CFRE) credential sets the standard for knowledge, experience and ethics and is held in high regard by fundraising professionals worldwide.
To assist you in achieving your CFRE credential, FIA offers Queensland CFRE candidates the benefit of attending a CFRE Coaching Session and/or the CFRE Study Group free of charge.
About the QLD CFRE Coaching Sessions
Join Nigel Harris FFIA CFRE in a coaching session which will set you on your path to achieving your CFRE. Nigel has been running CFRE coaching sessions for the last eight years.
Their coaching sessions provide you with:
- assistance completing and submitting your CFRE application
- assistance with setting up study arrangements.
To register your interest in attending the next coaching session, contact Nigel Harris.
About the CFRE Study Group
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 upcoming 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 the FIA Education Team on 1300 889 670 or email email@example.com.
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