Be a Fundraising Extraordinaire!

Worksite Location
CCE Steuben County
Project Dates
Summer 2020
Field Mentors/Supervisors
Carla Dawejko
Stipend
$5,000
Project Summary and Intended Outcomes

Support is needed in order to help us grow our capacity as fundraisers. We are in need of someone to help us get organized and to be innovative with how we fundraise.

Roles and Responsibilities

Research ways that have worked for other nonprofits to raise funds (events, mailings, etc) Create and organize database of donors Create a template for a donation letter for annual appeal Create a template and gather data for a value proposition to provide donors Create procedures around fundraising events

Qualifications and Previous Coursework
Benefits and Skills

This project will help a student learn more about the nonprofit world, fundraising, project management and budgets. Although CCE is a nonprofit - we are still an entity that provides a service that provides a value to the community. The student will learn the importance of communicating that value in order to bring additional funds into an organization.