Community Fundraising for Practitioners (6-Aug-24)

Community Fundraising
06 August 2024
10:00AM to 04:30PM

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Package Type Available To Price
Non-Individual Member Fee All Days Non Individual Members £257
Individual Member Fee All Days Individual Members £199

Community fundraising is about getting people involved, and supporting, assisting, advising and guiding those individuals & organisations who want to help you by raising money.

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Done well, community fundraising it can be a powerful tool for reaching out and engaging with new as well as existing supporters, as well as a solid source of long-term income. This course will be invaluable to fundraising practitioners as it will help you to maximise the opportunities that raising money from the community presents. In addition, it will provide an update on how organisations are pivoting their community engagement activities and operating in a hybrid environment. It’s a must for anyone who wants to be an effective community fundraiser in the current times.


The Chartered Institute of Fundraising's live virtual training is delivered by trainers who are leading experts in their chosen discipline. Each virtual course has been especially designed to deliver a rich virtual learning experience. Your course will feature:

  • Zoom platform learning environment
  • Interactive engagement with the trainer and peers
  • Group discussions and exercises
  • Real-life case studies and examples
  • Ample Q&A opportunities throughout the sessions


The course is being delivered via the online platform zoom. To enable you to interact with your tutor and your class you will need to have access to a microphone (or access to a landline phone) and ideally have a working video link via a camera. To test compatibility with your system, you can join a test meeting via this link

About your trainer

Gill Jolly FCIOF(Dip) has a background in psychology and over 30 years' experience in the charity sector working as a fundraiser, manager, director and trainer of fundraisers and support teams with a wide variety of sizes and types of organisation. She runs her own consultancy and works with not-for-profit organisations across the UK and Europe providing a wide range of bespoke fundraising and management consultancy services. Gill has worked with the Chartered Institute of Fundraising since 2000 delivering fundraising’s professional qualifications and leading courses on strategy, management and implementation.

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