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Upcoming Events in 2021:

Michelle Berriman and Fi McPhee, both in black, smiling

Impact, Insights and Practical Actions to Help You and Your Charity Navigate the Demise of Cheques

14 Apr 202110:00 - 11:30

Online

Concerned about the removal of cheques as a payment option for your donors? Want to know the most up-to-date information from banks and service providers who can support you? Join FINZ as we explore what is happening, where you can get help, what other organisations are already doing and how you can tackle the challenge with your donors. FREE Event. Speakers: Fi McPhee & Michelle Berriman

Jen, on the left, smiles warmly. John, on the right, looks sternly into the camera. Both in dark colours they look ready to talk business.

Virtual Micro Masterclass: Forever and a Day with John Lepp and Jen Love

15 Apr 202112:00 - 13:30

Online

Explore the crucial connection between your annual fundraising program and your legacy program. This Micro Masterclass will be presented by some of the Best of industry global changemakers: John Lepp and Jen Love, Agents of Good. 1.5 CFRE Pts.

Michelle Jennings is dressed in white, she is outside and smiling

Virtual Learning Lunch: Get good with change. Your introduction to futures thinking with Michelle Jennings

27 Apr 202112:00 - 13:00

Online

A simple, effective, and entertaining workshop to help you not only grapple with change and disruption but use it to develop fresh strategies and create opportunities to innovate. Learn the basics of futures thinking with Strategic Foresight and Innovation specialists ROGUE. Speaker: Michelle Jennings of Rougue. 1 CFRE Pt.

Hailey is bold and colourfully dressed, she has a wide smile

Virtual Learning Lunch: When it comes to corporate partnerships do you want to be a cook or a Masterchef? with Hailey Cavill-Jaspers

4 May 202112:00 - 13:00

Online

Winning corporate partners isn’t easy, and winging it won’t cut it in the post-pandemic recessionary corporate environment. Why wouldn’t you want to follow a proven recipe that’s forged hundreds of corporate partnerships across Australia and upskilled changemakers across Australia and New Zealand? Speaker: Hailey Cavill-Jaspers, BePartnerReady

Alan, Adrian and Sylvia

Virtual Micro Masterclass: The Great Fundraising Festival Part 1

13 May 202111:00 - 12:30

Online

Philanthropy and Fundraising ANZ & FINZ present the Great Fundraising Festival as part of the FINZ Micro-Masterclass series. A 90 minute ‘TedX style’ session, presented by Alan Clayton and his team from Philanthropy & Fundraising across the globe. 1.5 CFRE Pts. Part 1 May 2021, Part 2 July 2021.

FINZ Otago/Southland: Mix and Mingle

FINZ Otago/Southland: Mix and Mingle

13 May 202116:30 - 18:30

Aberdeen Bar, King's Gate Hotel, 10 Smith Street, Dunedin, 9016, New Zealand

Come and join your fellow fundraisers and colleagues for the FINZ Otago/Southland Region’s first Mix & Mingle for 2021. Drop in and catch up on the latest movements in your fundraising community. This event is free for all interested people from the fundraising sector.

FINZ Virtual AGM 2021

FINZ Virtual AGM 2021

25 May 202112:00 - 12:30

Online

Time TBC. The FINZ AGM is 100% virtual and will be hosted via Zoom. A link will be available from this webpage, and all those who register will be sent a link to attend directly.

Global Changemaker Series

Virtual Micro Masterclass: The Great Fundraising Festival Part 2

1 Jul 2021 (0:00) - 31 Jul 2021 (0:00)

Online

Date and Time TBC. Philanthropy and Fundraising ANZ & FINZ present the Great Fundraising Festival as part of the FINZ Micro-Masterclass series. A 90 minute ‘TedX style’ session, presented by Alan Clayton and his team from Philanthropy & Fundraising across the globe. Part 1 May 2021, Part 2 July 2021.

Dave Marsh, he is bearded and in glasses

Virtual Learning Lunch: Standing out from the crowd: How to prepare and position your organisation for grants success with Dave Marsh

13 Jul 202112:00 - 13:00

Online

Grant fundraising is a competitive environment in Aotearoa with a large number of charities vying for a finite amount of funding. Requests to trusts and foundations far outweigh the funds that are available. Speaker: Dave Marsh.

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Virtual Micro Masterclass: Asking Without Anxiety: Confidence-Building Strategies for Raising Major Gifts with John Greenhoe

19 Aug 202112:00 - 13:30

Online

Many are fearful of the thought of asking for money. This is unfortunate, because asking, face to face, is by far the most efficient and effective method of raising significant financial resources for your charity. This Micro Masterclass is presented by one of the Best of industry global changemakers: John Greenhoe. 1.5 CFRE Pts.

FINZ 2021 Conference

FINZ 2021 Conference

22 Sep 2021 (8:00) - 24 Sep 2021 (17:00)

Wellington, New Zealand

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FINZ Core Education: Ethics Module

FINZ Core Education: Ethics Module

1 Oct 2021 (0:00) - 31 Dec 2021 (17:00)

Online

Take the opportunity to add to your CV and complete our Ethics Module. Designed to provide members with a practical understanding of fundraising ethics and how to conduct fundraising in accordance with best practice.

FINZ: Education OnDemand

FINZ: Education OnDemand

1 Oct 2021 (0:00) - 31 Dec 2021 (23:59)

Online

Take the opportunity to add to your CV and enjoy your Education OnDemand. Learning opportunities on your own terms and timing. Brush up on some skills that you may not have had a chance to investigate before!

FINZ Core Education: Fundraising Essentials

FINZ Core Education: Fundraising Essentials

1 Oct 2021 (0:00) - 31 Dec 2021 (23:59)

Online

Take the opportunity to add to your CV and complete our Fundraising Essentials Course. Designed to bring you up to speed, whether that is as a newbie to the sector or consolidating your fundraising knowledge. As a learner, you are valued.

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CFRE Accreditation

A voluntary credential that is recognized worldwide, the CFRE signifies a confident, ethical fundraising professional.

CFRE is used by fundraisers across the globe to show accountability, service, and commitment to making a difference for good. The CFRE credential is vital to a fundraiser’s professional growth and that it sets the standard for ethical practice in the sector.

All FINZ Events are CFRE certified, and the points from these can go towards your CFRE accreditation.

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