Schedules, Fees & Registration

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Quality programs and services is only half of a successful organization. Funding it is the other. VMG's Fundraising Training Program offers entry- and mid-level nonprofit employees the opportunity to develop new skill sets to strenghthen their fundraising program. This program is excellent for entry- and mid-level nonprofit employees, individuals contemplating or intending to change their career into fundraising, individuals hoping or considering to start a nonprofit, and students in undergraduate or graduate school trying to decide on a particular concentration in the field for a career path.

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The online training programs consist of 8 live, instructor-led, 120-minute internet-based sessions. Each individual course includes a lecture and a "VMG Challenge Assignment" which students complete as homework and turn in to their instructor. The Challenge Assignments must be completed to receive certification. Constructive feedback and critique of the assignment will be provided by the instructor. Assignments are relevant to the course lecture and provide students with real-life learning experiences.

Training Options
Upcoming online training listed below.
Upcoming classroom
For on-site training, submit an email with your request or call 917-745-8901.

For one-on-one training, submit an email or call 917-745-8901.


Technology Requirments: To participate in an online webinar, you must have internet access and a functioning email account. No software purchase is required. Registrants will be emailed a URL link, login and password to access the online WebEx classroom. To hear the lecture, use your computer speakers or call in to the conference call number. Students can communicate in class discussions by using the chat feature, VOIP or telephone.

After your registration is processed by VMG you will receive an email invitation with a link to the virtual meeitng space for class participation and to download lecture materials. You will need to set up a Webex profile for yourself at There is no additional charge for Webex.


Registration: Download registration form below (red button). Registration form is required even if paying online. 

Payment Methods

FALL 2016 - WEDNESDAYS & THURSDAYS - ONLINE - Each class in 2-parts.
Day Date Time (EDT) Instructor Grant Writing Training Curriculum PAY ONLINE1
Wed. & Thurs. Sept. 21 & 22 4pm - 5pm Julie Marks Propspect Research VIP Member - Add to cart
Wed. & Thurs. Sept.28 & 29 4pm - 5pm Julie Marks Successful Grant Writing VIP Member - Add to cart
Wed. & Thurs. Oct. 5 & 6 4pm - 5pm Julie Marks Proposal Writing: Putting Pen to Paper VIP Member - Add to cart
Wed. & Thurs. Oct. 12 & 13 4pm - 5pm Julie Marks PR, Marketing & Social Media VIP Member - Add to cart
Wed. & Thurs. Oct. 19 & 20 4pm - 5pm Julie Marks Effective Communications  VIP Member - Add to cart
Wed. & Thurs. Nov. 2 & 3 4pm - 5pm Julie Marks Intro to Corporate Philanthropy  VIP Member - Add to cart
Wed. & Thurs. Nov. 9 & 10 4pm - 5pm Julie Marks Developing Corporate Partners  VIP Member - Add to cart
Wed. & Thurs. Nov. 16 & 17 4pm - 5pm Julie Marks Development, Planning & Fundraising  VIP Member - Add to cart

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8-course Fundraising Certificate Program - Standard Registration2

$899 - Add to cart

8-Course Fundraising Certificate Program -Special Member Registration2,3

$849 - Add to cart

linked_in_logo.png8-Course Fundraising Certificate Program - VMG on LinkedIn Member Registration2,4

$799 - Add to cart

1Individual course registration available to VMG VIP Members only. 
2Additional $20 registration processing fee added at check-out.
3Volunteer Management Group (VMG) is proud to be affiliated with the select organizations, resources and industry leaders. Active members of the organizations listed on the Special Members page are eligible for the Special Member Discounts available throughout the Volunteer Management Group Web site. All memberships will be confirmed with the corresponding organization. Please mark off the Special Member group you are associated with on the Registration Form.
4Members of VMG for Nonprofit Professionals Group on LinkedIn registering for 8-course program.