Engaging Your Board in Fundraising - Albuquerque

Center for Nonprofit Excellence

2340 Alamo SE, 2nd Floor
Albuquerque, NM 87106

Are you an executive director that wants to better engage your board members in fundraising? Invite them to join you at this interactive session that will leave everyone feeling more aware of their role in fundraising. 

Learning Objectives

  • Become knowledgeable about the various funding sources available for nonprofit organizations.
  • Understand the board and staff roles and responsibilities as it relates to philanthropic activities.
  • Learn how to become engaged in the fundraising cycle as a board member.


Congratulations on becoming a nonprofit board member! As part of your role, you will be involved in philanthropic activities for your nonprofit organization.  Through group exercises, you will learn that it is more to fundraising than asking for money. You will discover where funding comes from and how to become engaged in the fundraising cycle as a board member while understanding your partnership within the organization. As a board member, you will leave the session feeling much more confident about your role and what it means to be involved in philanthropy.




Board members and executive directors


Patti Ward, CFRE, is a consultant with over 25 years of experience working with nonprofits. As a Certified Fund Raising Executive, she has worked with all sizes of nonprofits in a variety of sectors, including faith-based, education, arts, health-related, and human services. She empowers nonprofits to deliver their mission in a bigger and better way and has successfully assisted organizations in implementing capital and endowment campaigns ranging from $1 million to $8 million.

Wednesday, 17 June, 2020


Center for Nonprofit Excellence

Phone: 5052451727