|Field of Study:||Non-Profit/Public/Organizational Management
|Description:||This is the only full-time program on fundraising in the Toronto area. Hands-on projects and case studies teach students to design and run organized, highly-effective campaigns. One intensive year covers the latest trends in ethical philanthropy: how to get grants, run special events, create direct marketing materials, and research donors. Instructors are experienced non-profit leaders who inspire, share information and develop strategies that work in real situations - small classes lets them work closely with students. Courses cover how fundraisers achieve success in co-operation with volunteers, boards of directors and staff through: relationship building, presentations, and human resources management. Students also learn the latest fundraising software (including The Raiser's Edge), in computer labs. Networking opportunities are plentiful through assignments with charities, guest speakers and participation in major professional events.