School leaders face a multitude of challenges to ensure their dollars cover their institutions’ academic goals, enrichment programs and standards for educating each student. Join expert Kellogg faculty and seasoned school fundraisers to learn about the core principles of fundraising in a school setting and walk away with new strategies for energizing your donors.
Specifically designed for small shops, those new to school fundraising and heads of school who are new to overseeing the fundraising function, participants will learn how to build sustainable giving programs while maximizing resources. Ensure you have all the key elements of a sustainable and scalable giving program. Learn to leverage your events and campaigns to reach your fundraising goals while involving your full school team.
Craft the messages that will resonate with donors
Living Your Brand
Development Plans that WORK...so you don't have to work so hard
Annual Fund - Maximize Your Year-End Giving
Major Gifts in a Small Shop: A Roadmap
Leveraging Your Digital Channels for Fundraising
Amy Stewart Smith - Academic Director; Director of Nonprofit Executive Programs
Mary Foley - Managing Director, Christian Brothers Services
Gina Fong - Adjunct Lecturer of Marketing; Principal of Fong Insight
Megan Kashner - Clinical Assistant Professor & Director of Social Impact, Kellogg Public-Private Interface; Founder and CEO, Benevolent
Liz Livingston Howard - Clinical Professor of Management; Director of Nonprofit Executive Education
Robert Miller - Vice President for Advancement, Loyola Academy
Nonprofit Management Programs are held at Northwestern University's Chicago Campus.
340 East Superior Street
Chicago, IL 60611
Chicago Campus Parking Map - Please Note: the Huron Superior Parking A lot and the Erie Ontario Parking C & D lots are available to the public and should be used when attending programs at Wieboldt Hall.
The deadline for registration is 10:00 am one business day prior to the program start date.
Up to 50% scholarships are available for all of our nonprofit executive education programs for those working in nonprofit organizations. All applications are initially submitted at the full list price. Each is reviewed by our registrar and any scholarships granted will be reflected in the amount applied to your invoice or charged to your credit card.
Hospitality during the Program
We strive to provide healthy meal choices for our participants for breakfast, lunch and breaks. We typically provide a range of choices, including some vegetarian-friendly and gluten-avoidant selections. We cannot meet all dietary preferences, but we will do our best to accommodate health restrictions, religious restrictions and food allergies.
Participants are responsible for booking their hotel accommodations during their stay in Chicago.
Participants must notify the Program Manager five business days in advance of the program start date if they are unable to attend. Otherwise, participants will be charged 20% of the stated program fees.
When canceling a program registration, participants may choose to rollover their payment to a future program or receive a refund. Participants are allowed three rollovers, after the third rollover, participants forfeit the money paid to the Center for Nonprofit Management.
*Refund or rollover must be requested at the time of the program cancellation. Once a program payment has been rolled over, a monetary refund is no longer an option. The participant must continue with the rollover process.
THIS PROGRAM IS APPROVED BY THE CFRE TO AWARD CONTINUING EDUCATION CREDITS
Full participation in this Kellogg Nonprofit Executive Education program entitles you to 14 points in Category 1.B—Education of the CFRE International application for initial certification and/or recertification.
Note: Participants who wish to apply for continuing education points on their CFRE application for initial certification and/or recertification will be able to access a tracking form on the course site, once they register for the program.
Please email or call us if you would like additional information about Nonprofit Programs
November 2-3, 2020
Start: November 2 at 8:30 AM
End: November 3 at 5:30 PM
November 9-10, 2021
Start: November 9 at 8:30 AM
End: November 10 at 5:30 PM