Stewardship and Fundraising Workshop, April 29 (Greenwich, CT)

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Stewardship and Fundraising Workshop
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Christ Church Greenwich, Tomes-Higgins House
216 East Putnam Ave
Greenwich, Connecticut 06830
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This one-day workshop empowers clergy and lay leaders to lead parish stewardship and fundraising programs with confidence. Grounded in Christian stewardship, the session trains leaders in the best practices of fundraising for application in congregations and faith-based environments. Both informative and interactive learning techniques will be used. The program draws on the field’s best practices and is grounded in the beliefs that God calls us to live in abundance and without fear. The tailored agenda for the day will include:
~ Theological Foundation
~ Catechism Framework
~ Fundraising as Ministry
~ Clergy Role in Stewardship and Fundraising
~ Lay Leaders Role in Stewardship and Fundraising
~ Pastoral Considerations
Best Practices:
1. Special Events
2. Annual Giving (e.g. Pledge Programs)
3. Major and Planned Gifts
4. Capital Campaigns
5. Foundation Grants
The day includes basic solicitation guidance as well as case exercises. Materials and lunch will be provided.
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Suzanne M. Culhane