As an AFP member, you can master the basics for free.
AFP, in partnership with Blackbaud University, is excited to offer introductory-level courses on fundraising and relevant nonprofit topics at no charge to AFP members!
Each course is short and self-paced.
Explore these topics and start learning today:
Basics of Fundraising: Learn about implementing fundraising strategies, using case statements, acquiring major gifts, retaining donors, and leveraging the donor life-cycle.
Basics of Marketing: Marketing is the cornerstone of social-good success. Is your organization continuing to spread your message and tell your story? Learn how to not only stand out as an organization, but also shine.
- Basics of Finance: Acquire the skills to translate nonprofit financial jargon, complete financial tasks and procedures, run common financial reports, and understand goals and objectives of the finance office.
Basics of Nonprofit Organizations: Understanding the hierarchy and structure is essential for all healthy nonprofit organizations. Learn about the individual roles and responsibilities of nonprofit leaders: board of directors, executive director, development director, finance director,
and programming director.
Have a question? Let us know at ProfessionalDevelopment@afpglobal.org.
PLEASE NOTE DUE TO LENGTH THESE COURSES ARE NOT ELIGIBLE FOR CFRE EDUCATION POINTS.