There is required homework before arriving, and there are practical assignments during the workshop.
To apply, go here: http://ywamheidebeek.org/relational-fundraising/
The primary goal is to change your way of thinking about raising financial support to see it as part of your ministry.
You will be equipped with confidence and tools to create your team of ministry partners.
The core training is 3.5 days, but you can also stay on for the extra Trainer’s Day – another 4 hours on Friday. I’m passionate about having others pass this on! Below is the content covered over 4 days:
Module 1 – The biblical view of fundraising
Introduction – my own story
Why do we do it like this in YWAM?
Bible Study feedback – The Biblical foundation
The spirituality of fundraising (Henri Nouwen): fundraising is ministry!
Understanding our hang-ups (wrong mindsets/strongholds) with fundraising:
What is the mammon factor?
Dealing with your wrong mindsets
Module 2 – Essential tools to communicate vision
Defining your passion/calling – your personal vision statement
Presenting your vision:
Make a presentation
Presenting your vision to the group
Role playing – inviting someone to partner with us
Module 3 – Your personal fundraising action plan
Becoming Faithful Communicators – newsletters, emails, blogs, TntMPD, create a Communication Plan, etc.
Develop a personal fundraising plan for full support: answer 6 questions
Get help: Accountability Partner, Create a Home Front Team
Minister to your partners (value, thank, inspire and involve them)
Module 4 – For those wanting to train others at their own base or elsewhere
Do first, then teach; Develop a long-term mindset;
Create a Training/Coaching program at your base;
Your Training Action Plan;
Set up accountability structures;
Be coached by Terry, join the Facebook Trainers Group;
How to use the online course to facilitate your training
March 20 – 24, 2017 in Heerde, The Netherlands