A career in professional fundraising has tremendous opportunities for growth. The rapid expansion in the number of non-profits founded each year coupled with the impending retirement of many experienced fundraisers over next decade will create great demand for talented fundraisers. Now is the time to gain the skills needed and learn to how position yourself to take the next step in your career!

At the conclusion of this session, participants will:
  • Learn how to gain the skills needed and how to position yourself to take the next step in your career
  • Learn ways to research and screen organizations and job opportunities
  • Learn the key questions to ask during interviews to find your best fit
  • Learn how to make your resume stand out to hiring managers

  • Target Audience Beginning to mid-career fundraisers who are interested in advancing their careers.

    About the Presenter:

    Adam Burk, CFRE was President of the Central Ohio Chapter of the Association of Fundraising Professionals in 2011 and has ten years of professional fund-raising experience in human services and the arts. As the Vice President of Philanthropy for the YMCA of Central Ohio, Adam is responsible for all aspects of the Y’s annual fund, capital and endowment fundraising, including hiring and managing the development team.
    Program Information
    Date Presented:
    May 08, 2013 1:00 PM Eastern
    1 hour, 30 minutes
    Doing Well While Doing Good: Advancing Your Career in Professional Fundraising
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    Member: $59.00
    Full Price: $79.00