take flight

Our Fundraising Accelerator Take Flight program is intended to provide support for fundraising efforts that are already underway. It is ideal for organizations who have a solid foundation but are looking for support to take it to the next level. They have multiple staff members to participate in the program and the ability to action what is learned.


Recommended program participants include the lead fundraiser, CEO/Executive Director, and marketing / communications staff member.

what we'll cover

Course Sessions

of Fundraising

3 hours


Introduction to Fundraising

2 hours

leadership & marcomm

Working with Donors

3 hours

fundraiser & leadership

Diversifying Revenue

2 hours

fundraiser & marcomm

Developing Effective Communications

2 hours

fundraiser & marcomm

Guest Speakers

2 hours

attendees TBD

Coaching Sessions

Coaching Prep

Meeting with the lead instructor to talk through plan for 1:1 support

1/2 hour

Coaching Mini-Program

Three coaching sessions to move ahead with one priority area

3 hours

Next Steps

Meeting with the lead instructor to talk through next steps

1/2 hour

how is this delivered?

Theory and practical application course sessions

Community building amongst peers

1:1 coaching support to implement plans

Opportunity to further knowledge in specific areas

A Zoom connection that can support video is required for this program. If you are not able to connect by video through Zoom and are interested in participant, please contact the school at



Janet Edmison

Amanda Leier

Jen Love

Leigh Schumann

Joanne Veltri

Rowena Veylan

You can read all our instructors' bios here.


$1800 per organization


We are planning on holding this program in 2025.

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