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Western Australia

Western Australia 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.

Call for nominations for your State Committee

FIA's quality and strength comes from members who volunteer to be a part of their state committee. Is that you? Download nomination form here.

Upcoming events:

Special Interest Group - Health Futures 

The Health Futures WA Special Interest Group, supported by Fundraising Institute Australia (FIA), welcomes professionals working towards a better health future to a regular informal mentoring and collaboration session.

Date: Friday 28 October
Time: 9.00am
Venue: Coffee Anatomy, Harry Perkins Building, QEII Precinct, 6 Verdun St Nedlands
Price: Free 

Find out more and register here.

Free Networking Drinks

Join industry colleagues and fundraising experts to network and hear the most up-to-date philanthropy reports!

Date: Wednesday 9 November
5.30pm - 7.30pm
Subiaco Hotel, Courtyard (ground floor), 465 Hay Street, Subiaco Hotel
Free for all attendees

Find out more and register here.

Fundraising Change Leadership

Look at leadership through the lens of fundraising practice and problems. Using a mix of theory and practice, you will examine real case studies that provide practical insight, instruction and a clear pathway toward your development as a fundraising change leader.

Date: Monday 28 November
8.45am - 4.30pm
VisAbility (formerly Association for the Blind of WA)
Member: $495; Staff of Organisational Member: $560; Non-Member: $660

Find out more and register here.

 Save the date on these upcoming events:

  • Thursday, 24 November 2016: Awards & Christmas Function - Celebrating Our Members' Achievements (5.30pm-7.30pm)

CFRE Study Group

Let us help you achieve your credential

FIA offer 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:

  • 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 Whybourne on 0412 507 985 or via email.

Meet your State Committee

View a list of Western Australia Organisational Members

View a list of Western Australia Individual Members