Upcoming Events:

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Virtual Learning Lunch: What does evidence-based research tell us about how to motivate donors? with Leo Orland

14 Jul 202012:00 - 13:00


This presentation by Leo Orland focuses specifically on scientific based research into what motivates donors to give and how these findings can be applied in the real-world fundraising environment.

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Virtual Learning Lunch: Coordinated non-event, non-solicitation engagement opportunities with Donor Guru Lynne Wester

23 Jul 202012:00 - 13:00


In a new virtual environment, join us as we explore non-asking, non-event engagement ideas together. Sometimes referred to as the Olivia Pope of fundraising, Lynne helps organizations when they need it the most – when crisis or opportunity arrive.

Educational Fundraising Webinar - Three Panelists

Educational Fundraising Webinar - Three Panelists

4 Aug 202012:00 - 13:00


Three panelists present an Educational Fundraising Webinar

Clare Bridle

Virtual Learning Lunch: Fundraising Performance Reporting with AskRIGHT's Clare Bridle

11 Aug 202012:00 - 13:00


How do we define fundraising success? In this webinar, Clare will explore fundraising performance reporting for management and governance, with a focus on communicating effectively to achieve buy-in.

FINZ National AGM 2020

FINZ National AGM 2020

26 Aug 202012:00 - 12:30


Wellington - Via Zoom, Findex House Christchurch - Via Zoom, Auckland - Via Zoom,

Andrew Sabatino

Virtual Learning Lunch: How to drive better EDM results with Andrew Sabatino

27 Aug 202012:00 - 13:00


In this session, Andrew Sabatino of Donor Republic will outline how any charity can instantly improve their EDM results.

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Virtual Learning Lunch: Regular Giving with Fiona McPhee

23 Sep 202011:00 - 13:00

Multiple venues

Fiona McPhee presents a session on Retaining & Growing Your Regular Givers - What makes regular giving programs flourish

SPACE ODYSSEY - 2020 FINZ Conference

SPACE ODYSSEY - 2020 FINZ Conference

6 Oct 2020 (8:00) - 8 Oct 2020 (16:00)

Auckland, New Zealand

Take your next giant leap, learn more about the best three days of fundraising training in New Zealand...

FINZ Event Calendar:

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  • 6-8: FINZ 2020 Conference - AKL
  • FINZ Learning Lunch w/Rumi Shivas - AKL, WGTN & CHCH
  • Membership Renewal
  • Spring FINZ Magazine released


  • FINZ Speaker Tour
  • FINZ Learning Lunch - AKL, WGTN & CHCH
  • 2021 FINZ Conference Booking & Scholarships Open
  • 2021 FINZ Fundraising Excellence Awards Open


  • FINZ Regional Christmas Parties

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.

Keep on top of your education with this handy CE Tracker, provided by CFRE International:


Any questions, please contact CFRE International directly: learn@cfre.org