About

Whether you’re passionate about education, animal rights, or cleaning up the environment, starting your own charity or nonprofit organization is the perfect way to have a direct impact on an important cause. Creating a nonprofit, whether big or small, will allow you to control fund allocation, turn your ideas into reality, and inspire change and growth.

In this course, we’ll walk you through all the steps of creating your own charity or nonprofit, from conception through execution. You'll learn about legal responsibilities, marketing and public relations, fundraising, event planning, and community engagement.

Good intentions are the starting point, but you’ll need to rely on business savvy and long-term planning for your charity to enjoy meaningful, longstanding success. Start gaining these skills today by enrolling in Charity and Fundraising.

What you will learn:

  • How to lay the groundwork for your charity with a mission statement, risk management, and budgeting
  • How to spread the word with marketing and PR strategies
  • The intricacies of fundraising, investor options, and crowdfunding
  • How to plan successful fundraisers and events
  • Ways you can engage the community and bring on volunteers

Requirements

Eventtrix courses are designed for anyone with an interest in learning. No formal qualifications are required. Our courses are suitable if you want to learn new skills, start a new career, or if you’re already working in a particular industry and wish to upgrade your talents and enhance your resume.

Lessons

Module 1: Laying The Groundwork For Your New Charity

  • How to Start a Nonprofit Organization: Identifying the Problem and Solution
  • Your Mission Statement and Values
  • Legal Responsibilities and Ethical Obligations
  • Registering Your Charity
  • Establishing Governance and Risk Management
  • Managing Budgets, Taxes, and Accounting

Module 2: Spread The Word! Marketing And Public Relations Strategies

  • Building a Brand: Logos, Slogans, and Culture
  • Website 101 for Design, Content, and Traffic
  • Digital Marketing: Ads, SEO, and Emails
  • Smart Social Media Marketing
  • Low-Cost Advertising That Works!
  • Generate Buzz with Media and Press

Module 3: Money Talks: Become A Fundraising Phenomenon

  • What Are Your Investor Options?
  • Establishing Corporate Sponsorships
  • Using Crowdfunding Channels
  • Writing Successful Pitches and Proposals
  • Planning Your Fundraising Campaign

Module 4: Planning Successful Fundraisers And Events

  • Types of Events for Non-Profits
  • Crash Course in Event Planning
  • Your Role as the Host
  • How to Attract Media, Press, and Local Partners
  • Leveraging Affiliates and Sponsors
  • How to Network like a Pro

Module 5: Community And Volunteer Engagement

  • Recruitment Strategies for Volunteers and Staff
  • Your Responsibilities as a Non-Profit Employer
  • 20 Best Teambuilding and Leadership Tips
  • Getting Support from Your Community
  • Tools and Resources

    Career

    Who is this course for?

    • Anyone who has the passion and drive to stand up for their specific cause and wants to put their ideas into action
    • Volunteers for a particular cause who wants to make a bigger impact
    • Anyone who feels frustrated that an issue does not get the attention or funding it deserves
    • Everyone who feels compassion towards others and is fulfilled when they help them
    • People who want to gain valuable business or management experience

    Career path

    If your charity is financially successful, you can earn a salary as a board member, CEO, or other role. While the point isn’t to line your own pockets, you can earn a comfortable living by going from volunteer to employee. Here are other possible career paths for people who start their own charitable organization.

    • Working for large NGOs, who usually require previous experience in the nonprofit sector
    • Becoming an entrepreneur or small business owner
    • Working with the government in various capacities that can be related to your cause or field of interest
    • Management positions, where your experience managing volunteers, budgets, and events will enhance your resume or CV
    • Teaching, health care, law enforcement, and other fields where you can feel good about making a difference

    Certification

    Certification details

    You will be required to complete each lesson in full, and answer exams at the end of each course module. If your pass rate exceeds 55% on each exam then you will receive a certificate of completion, to recognize your achievement. You can immediately download your PDF course certificate from Eventtrix.

    Most of our courses will earn you credits through Continuing Education (CE) / Continuing Professional Development (CPD). CE/CPD points are accepted and recognized by professional member bodies and academic institutions across the US and internationally. All courses are accredited by the International Council for Online Educational Standards (www.icoes.org).

    When successfully completing a course, students can choose to purchase an ICOES certificate that recognizes the achievement, from this third-party institution.

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    About

    Whether you’re passionate about education, animal rights, or cleaning up the environment, starting your own charity or nonprofit organization is the perfect way to have a direct impact on an important cause. Creating a nonprofit, whether big or small, will allow you to control fund allocation, turn your ideas into reality, and inspire change and growth.

    In this course, we’ll walk you through all the steps of creating your own charity or nonprofit, from conception through execution. You'll learn about legal responsibilities, marketing and public relations, fundraising, event planning, and community engagement.

    Good intentions are the starting point, but you’ll need to rely on business savvy and long-term planning for your charity to enjoy meaningful, longstanding success. Start gaining these skills today by enrolling in Charity and Fundraising.

    What you will learn:

    • How to lay the groundwork for your charity with a mission statement, risk management, and budgeting
    • How to spread the word with marketing and PR strategies
    • The intricacies of fundraising, investor options, and crowdfunding
    • How to plan successful fundraisers and events
    • Ways you can engage the community and bring on volunteers

    Requirements

    Eventtrix courses are designed for anyone with an interest in learning. No formal qualifications are required. Our courses are suitable if you want to learn new skills, start a new career, or if you’re already working in a particular industry and wish to upgrade your talents and enhance your resume.

    Lessons

    Module 1: Laying The Groundwork For Your New Charity

    • How to Start a Nonprofit Organization: Identifying the Problem and Solution
    • Your Mission Statement and Values
    • Legal Responsibilities and Ethical Obligations
    • Registering Your Charity
    • Establishing Governance and Risk Management
    • Managing Budgets, Taxes, and Accounting

    Module 2: Spread The Word! Marketing And Public Relations Strategies

    • Building a Brand: Logos, Slogans, and Culture
    • Website 101 for Design, Content, and Traffic
    • Digital Marketing: Ads, SEO, and Emails
    • Smart Social Media Marketing
    • Low-Cost Advertising That Works!
    • Generate Buzz with Media and Press

    Module 3: Money Talks: Become A Fundraising Phenomenon

    • What Are Your Investor Options?
    • Establishing Corporate Sponsorships
    • Using Crowdfunding Channels
    • Writing Successful Pitches and Proposals
    • Planning Your Fundraising Campaign

    Module 4: Planning Successful Fundraisers And Events

    • Types of Events for Non-Profits
    • Crash Course in Event Planning
    • Your Role as the Host
    • How to Attract Media, Press, and Local Partners
    • Leveraging Affiliates and Sponsors
    • How to Network like a Pro

    Module 5: Community And Volunteer Engagement

    • Recruitment Strategies for Volunteers and Staff
    • Your Responsibilities as a Non-Profit Employer
    • 20 Best Teambuilding and Leadership Tips
    • Getting Support from Your Community
    • Tools and Resources

      Career

      Who is this course for?

      • Anyone who has the passion and drive to stand up for their specific cause and wants to put their ideas into action
      • Volunteers for a particular cause who wants to make a bigger impact
      • Anyone who feels frustrated that an issue does not get the attention or funding it deserves
      • Everyone who feels compassion towards others and is fulfilled when they help them
      • People who want to gain valuable business or management experience

      Career path

      If your charity is financially successful, you can earn a salary as a board member, CEO, or other role. While the point isn’t to line your own pockets, you can earn a comfortable living by going from volunteer to employee. Here are other possible career paths for people who start their own charitable organization.

      • Working for large NGOs, who usually require previous experience in the nonprofit sector
      • Becoming an entrepreneur or small business owner
      • Working with the government in various capacities that can be related to your cause or field of interest
      • Management positions, where your experience managing volunteers, budgets, and events will enhance your resume or CV
      • Teaching, health care, law enforcement, and other fields where you can feel good about making a difference

      Certification

      Certification details

      You will be required to complete each lesson in full, and answer exams at the end of each course module. If your pass rate exceeds 55% on each exam then you will receive a certificate of completion, to recognize your achievement. You can immediately download your PDF course certificate from Eventtrix.

      Most of our courses will earn you credits through Continuing Education (CE) / Continuing Professional Development (CPD). CE/CPD points are accepted and recognized by professional member bodies and academic institutions across the US and internationally. All courses are accredited by the International Council for Online Educational Standards (www.icoes.org).

      When successfully completing a course, students can choose to purchase an ICOES certificate that recognizes the achievement, from this third-party institution.