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FIA Victoria 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:

RapidFIAr Social and digital strategies to grow your online fundraising

The rise of social media and digital strategies in fundraising is growing apace. While a few early adopters in the fundraising sector have been finding success in this area, many more are becoming interested and would like to learn more. Our RapidFIA Lunchtime Seminar is your chance to find out how you and your organisation can get a foothold in this important and essential area of fundraising.

Date: Wednesday, 25 May
Time: 11.00am – 1.00pm
Venue: NAB Health Banking Centre, Level 2 Boardroom, 151 Rathdowne Street, Carlton
Pricing: Members: $45; Staff of Organisational Members: $50; Non-Members: $55

Find out more and register here.

RapidFIAr How to increase revenue through donor communications

Tom Ahern is considered one of the world's top authorities on how to increase revenue through donor communications. Tom will be joining us via Skype for our Tuesday 21st June RapidFIAr Lunchtime Seminar to look at the importance of donor communications especially in the current environment where we are seeing donor trust faltering in several overseas markets and even indications trust is starting to waiver here in Australia.

Date: Tuesday, 21 June
Time: 12.00pm – 1.30pm
Venue: NAB Health Banking Centre, 151 Rathdowne Street, Carlton
Pricing: Members: $45; Staff of Organisational Members: $50; Non-Members: $60

Find out more and register here. 

Are you Privacy Compliant?

Many of us are struggling to understand if we are complying properly with the privacy principles. This is your opportunity to learn the key points so that you are adhering with the law and ask questions to one of the leading experts in this area – Rob Edwards, Chief Executive Officer of Fundraising Institute Australia. Rob will share insight into the key points of the Privacy Act and its principles, and answer your questions so you can leave confident that you are privacy compliant. This is a MUST attend Professional Development seminar for ALL fundraising, marketing and communication professionals. 

Date: Wednesday 22 June
Time: 7.00am – 9.00am
Venue: Kooyong Lawn Tennis Club, The Sir Norman Brookes & Davis Cup Rooms
Pricing: Members: $55; Staff of Organisational Members: $60; Non-Members: $70

Find out more and register here.

FIA Victoria Mentoring Program – REGISTER NOW!

Kindly Supported by

FIA Victoria's pilot Mentoring Program has been launched! 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 Isobel Michael - 

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 at 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:

  • 11 May - 5.00pm - 7.00pm
  • 22 June - 5.00pm - 7.00pm
  • 27 July - 5.00pm - 7.00pm
  • 24 August - 5.00pm - 7.00pm

Take the first step and register for the CFRE Study Group today by contacting Stephen Mally at 0430 500 524 or via email.


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