Creating and Implementing the Annual Development Plan (Core Course)
The key to a successful fund raising effort is the annual development plan, which uses a variety of fund raising techniques spread over an entire year to provide the funds needed to carry out the organization’s mission. This course details each fund raising technique then teaches the student how to blend them into an annual development plan.
This Core course is held over four days. Next session will be held on:
Date: Winter 2015 Semester: March 6-7 & April 10-11, 2015
Fall 2015 Semester: Date to be determined.
All classes meet from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Applied Project: Annual development plan for agency’s next fiscal year
Fee Information: The course fee for this core class is $520. Credit/Non-Credit Options available for this course. To view a graduate credit fee schedule, click here.
Faculty: James Doyle, MPA is a Senior Fellow of the Midwest Center for Nonprofit Leadership and UMKC adjunct professor.
Textbook Information: Please note the two core courses use the same required textbooks:
Achieving Excellence in Fundraising Eugene R. Tempel (Editor), Timothy L. Seiler (Editor), and Eva E. Aldrich (Editor) Publisher: Jossey-Bass; 3 Edition ISBN: 9780470551738
It will be available at the UMKC University Bookstore located in the Student Union (5100 Cherry Street) by the beginning of the semester. You will find it in the Public Administration section (PA 5555A or B).
Location: University of Missouri - Kansas City (UMKC), Bloch School of Business & Public Administration, 5110 Cherry Street, Room 4, Kansas City, Missouri.
Note: We recommend taking the Organizing for Successful Fundraising course prior to the Creating and Implementing the Annual Development Plan course.
Full refunds will be given when cancellations are made at least five working days before the first class session. A $50 cancellation fee will be deducted from refunds when notification occurs fewer than five working days before class begins. No refunds will be made after the first session has begun.