Indiana University Lilly
Family School of Philanthropy's Lake
Institute on Faith & Giving is conducting its
Executive Certificate in Religious Fundraising (ECRF). The
certificate program will be hosted by Saint Meinrad Seminary and
School of Theology in 2018. Details on speakers and registration
will be available in January 2018.
The ECRF - a four-day intensive program with a practical
application project - provides the research, tools and customized
training to meet the growing needs of leaders in religious
communities and fundraisers of faith-based organizations. The focus
is on the cultural, organizational and philanthropic practices
unique to religious institutions that, in turn, enable donors to
experience the joy of generous giving.
Attendees include religious leaders in faith-based organizations
and institutions who wish to learn more about the spirituality of
fundraising and gain a core foundation in fundraising principles.
Enrollment in the program is open and specifically tailored to all
faith traditions. Typical attendees include clergy, laity,
judicatory executives, and development leaders and professionals at