Course at a Glance

Foundations for Fundraising (.5 unit credit)
August 15 to September 9

Foundations for Fundraising (.5 unit credit)

TBA: Fall 2022 (credit)

With Kelsie Hower

Explore the multi-disciplinary process of fundraising. Topics include the history of fundraising, ethics, environmental trends, strategic planning methodologies and how to engage volunteers in fundraising plans.

Fall 2022: Mon., Aug. 15-Fri., Sept. 9

Registration available in May 2022.

Mon., Aug. 23-Sat., Sept. 18, 2021

This is an online course. You may access it at any time after midnight on the start date.

$275 includes .5 unit credit, Class #: 43787/43792 (credit)

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Kelsie Hower

Kelsie Hower

Kelsie Hower has been leading successful, multi-million dollar fundraising campaigns for non-profits and political candidates since 2012. She currently serves as CEO and co-founder of River Co., a boutique consulting firm specializing in non-profit development, political fundraising, and event management. Prior to co-founding River Co., Hower was the development director for Unite America, a non-partisan political non-profit, where she led the effort to increase the national organization’s revenue from $300,000 in the 2016 cycle to $3.5 million in 2018. Hower began her fundraising career at the Starboard Group, where she worked with local, state, and federal campaigns, political action committees, as well as a wide range of 501c3 and 501c4 non-profit organizations. Hower graduated from Colorado State University and currently lives in Denver, Colorado with her husband and two dogs.