Fundraising for the Arts
Gain an understanding of the basic principles of arts fundraising from both public and private sources, and learn the techniques, skills, and strategies for implementing an effective fundraising plan in challenging times. Learn how to assess organizational readiness and to make the “case.” Central issues discussed include recent fundraising trends; the roles and resources of the board, the staff, and volunteers; ways to identify potential supporters and to sustain relationships with public, private, and individual donors; and effective communication through written and oral presentations. Acquire the core competencies needed for a career in arts and cultural fundraising.
You'll Walk Away with
- Enhanced management skills applicable to arts institutions and nonprofits
- An understanding of fundraising principles
- Prospective and practicing arts professionals
- Art enthusiasts