Winter 2017 quarter
This considers methods, techniques, and directed experiences in fund raising and resource development practices. Theories of fund raising, donor motivation, leadership and ethical considerations are highlighted. The purpose of this course is to provide a foundation of knowledge about methods and techniques by which voluntary, nonprofit organizations plan, budget and raise funds. This is accomplished through an exploration of the theories and practice of philanthropy, non-profit operations and leadership. Students will also develop a deeper sense of abundance and scarcity of resources as well as the historical significance of philanthropy in American society.
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