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Students analyse and synthesize the necessary components of major gift and capital campaigns. Institutional readiness, prospect management from identification to stewardship, volunteer recruitment and retention, and management of the program are stressed.
Students are permitted to register up until the first week without approval. Please note that the lecture component for this course is asynchronous; you are not required to meet each week at a specific time, however, there will be specific timelines for assignments and exams. It is important you have a stable and consistent internet connection to access course content. Course content, type and quality of assignments, and general standards for this online course are the same as classroom courses. To be successful in this online course, plan to spend 7-10 hours per week on your studies, or more for a condensed course, starting Week 1. Important course information will be sent to your myBCIT account prior to your course start date.
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Upon successful completion of the course, the student will be able to:
Assess an organization’s readiness to undertake major gifts fundraising and capital campaigns
Develop a major gifts initiative at any size of organization
Develop and execute a capital campaign
Explain the relationship between major gifts, capital campaigns and other fundraising channels
Recruit, train and develop leadership volunteers
Identify, research, solicit and steward prospective donors
Understand how to apply ethical considerations to major gifts fundraising
Understand how to start or advance a career in major gifts fundraising
Effective as of Fall 2016
FUND 2315 is offered as a part of the following programs:
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