About the course
The University of Notre Dame will be hosting a 6-day certificate education program entitled “Money for Your Mission.” This program provides a comprehensive overview of fundraising for full-time professionals and/or volunteers working in the nonprofit sector. This program will be a lively, highly interactive, and practical learning experience. Together, we will explore donor acquisition, retention, upgrades, moves management, and stewardship. Participants will also get realistic and evidence-based benchmarks of success to help them evaluate and improve their agency’s development plan for their agency based on the research, tools, techniques and strategies covered in this program. If you want to create a sustainable and renewable stream of philanthropic revenue for your agency, you’ll want to sign-up for this program.
Commit your nonprofit to professional and personal growth.
The Nonprofit Professional Development certificate programs allow busy nonprofit leaders to keep up with the changing face of nonprofit. Through custom and online program offerings, you’ll gain the business and management skills you need to compete in the sector.
This program is perfect for professionals and students from different disciplines who are looking to increase their knowledge and understanding of how to better their nonprofit. Plus, with continuous education in demand in this sector, this program is a great way to stay ahead of the game.
Highlights: Your Program Experience
As a busy nonprofit professional, you don’t have time to commit to another year’s-long degree. This is why Notre Dame collaborates with Mendoza College of Business faculty and subject experts to design quality custom programs specific to your needs and which align with the needs of different networks and service providers, ultimately giving you the best opportunity for success.
A Program that Fits Your Schedule
Choose from a list of topics that line up with your specific needs and can accommodate your busy schedule.
Consolidate Your Learning
Get the accelerated learning you need, when you need it. Plus, we’ve got a rolodex of topics just for nonprofit use.
Empower your Future
Get a mix of visionary leadership skills and new tools for better organizational management designed to help you lead your organizations toward your goals.
Elevate Your Career
This program is more than just a certification. Notre Dame offers not only the programs, courses and curriculum for you to succeed, but also the extra support and guidance after you complete the program. Benefits include:
Be the front-runner of your peers. The knowledge and skills you’ll accumulate during this certification program will help move you up the ladder when it comes to career opportunities.
Go ahead, reach out to that instructor or go to that event. Notre Dame instructors will help and encourage you to take advantage of all opportunities to network and build your contact list.
What You’ll Learn
Programs are available in both custom and online formats, giving you the opportunity to choose from a variety of offerings that will best suit your needs.
Custom Program Offerings
Programs custom-designed for your organization’s needs.
Designed with a highly adaptable approach, Notre Dame’s custom programs are a proven way to help nonprofit leaders strengthen business and management skills. We will work with your leadership team to create effective and efficient programs, drawing from many topics including:
- Business Communications
- Social Media Marketing
- Public Relations and Media Training
- Fund Development
- Grant Proposal / Writing
- Strategic Planning
Mark Germano is a seasoned nonprofit executive with more than 40 years of experience at the local, state and national levels. He has raised more than $650,000,000 of philanthropic revenue, through more than 25,000 individual, corporate and foundation solicitations. He has also raised venture phil...
Because of COVID-19, many providers are cancelling or postponing in-person programs or providing online participation options.
We are happy to help you find a suitable online alternative.