• Discover best practices in fundraising
  • Learn from seasoned fundraisers

Courses & Schedule

All courses are held on Tuesdays from 6-8 p.m. at the Humboldt Bay Aquatic Center in Eureka. 

Fees:  $195 per course
NorCAN member special rate:  $165 per course

Courses may be taken individually; completion of certificate is not required.

The Overview

Tuesdays, January 21-February 11, 2014 (27583)

A comprehensive overview of the nonprofit sector including key factors that impact success, the case for support, management and budgeting.

Tools for Annual Giving

Tuesdays, Feb. 25-March 18, 2014 (27585)

An overview of all the tools and techniques used to raise annual funds for annual operations of a nonprofit organization.

Tools for Big Gifts

Tuesdays, March 25-April 15, 2014 (27587)

An overview of all the tools and techniques used to identify, cultivate and solicit big gifts and develop, market and manage capital campaigns, planned giving and major gifts programs. 

The People

Tuesdays, April 29-May 20, 2014 (27589)

A comprehensive overview of volunteer identification and recruitment, and best practices for developing and maintaining strong boards, the relation between board and staff and inspired team building.