Fundraising Certificate Program

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Temple University Harrisburg in partnership with Fundraising Master Trainer, Chad Barger, CFRE, is offering an online, 10-week certificate program to help you take your fundraising to the next level. Learn the basics of fundraising with this immersive self-paced certificate course that utilizes two virtual sessions and 8 online modules to assess your knowledge on your journey to earning the FCP Certificate. 

In this 10-week, fully online certificate course, participants will:

  1. Learn and articulate fundraising best practices.
    Participants will study all areas of nonprofit fundraising including:

    • Direct mail

    • Events

    • Major giving

    • Grants

    • Sponsorship

    • Online fundraising

    • Donor stewardship

  2. Understand the importance of donor-centric communication and implement it throughout all fundraising writing and communication.

  3. Demonstrate the ability to execute an effective integrated, multi-channel fundraising program.


Fall Cohort
Virtual Session #1: September 14, 2020 from 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm (eastern time) 
Virtual Session #2: November 18, 2020 from 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm (eastern time)
8 online modules will be self-paced with weekly learning and assessment of knowledge

Online sessions are self-paced with weekly modules and assessments of knowledge



Jennifer Donahue
Jennifer Donahue

Program Specialist