Tackling Finance in the Social Sector: From Fundraising to Impact Investment

In these uncertain times, the financial viability of your project or organization is more important than ever.

This course will teach you how to get the funds you need to start, sustain and create a bigger impact with your work.

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OCTOBER 25TH START

4-week online course

A certificate from the University for Peace, established by the UN General Assembly

ONLY 15 SPOTS AVAILABLE

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OCTOBER 25TH START

4-week online course

A certificate from the

University for Peace,

established by the

UN General Assembly

ONLY 15 SPOTS AVAILABLE

Register now!

A financial plan and budget projection for your new or growing organization

The skills and mindset to cultivate, grow and retain strong relationships with funders, investors and partners

Marketing materials to sell your ideas to social good purchasers

Close communication with your course facilitator to gain crucial, personalized feedback

Deep relationships with a tight-knit, international network of alumni

A certificate from the Centre for Executive Education within the United Nations established University for Peace.

This course is designed with a flexible schedule to accommodate working professionals and includes personalized feedback from your instructor.

This course is designed with a flexible schedule to accommodate working professionals and includes personalized feedback from your instructor.

Flexible schedule and compelling content

With an average of 5-9 hours of work per week, this online course is made for your busy schedule. It includes videos, live webinars, articles, and forums for discussions.

week 01 Introducing the Lean Canvas
Effective Strategies to Prove Our Work is a Worthwhile Investment

week 02 Introducing Segmentation 2.0
Relationships: Exploring Experience, Journey and Jobs to be Done

week 03 Crunching Numbers and Impact Investing
Budgets and Financial Projects, Crash Course in Impact Investing

week 04 Communications
Marketing and Relationships Building Inside and Outside of Your Organization

We offer flexible payment plans should it be helpful. Get in touch!

The course cost is

$595

Enroll with a friend a receive a 10% discount!

The facts

The facts

98% of participants found the course inspiring

95% of participants would recommend this course to a friend

92.3% of participants love the online learning platform

97% of participants have returned to participate in another course

Meet the Facilitator!

Shelly Galvin is the Director of Corporate Social Responsibility and Engagement at the technology learning company CBT Nuggets’. She is a pioneer of modern corporate philanthropy. She has worked as a fundraiser and consultant globally with nonprofit organizations, NGOs, and social entrepreneurs. She also worked on proposal and business development teams with small companies in Africa and the Middle East competing for USAID project funding.

Shelly has won funding for projects large and small, from a $5,000 campaign for diversity in education training for local teachers to a $300M infrastructure project for USAID West Bank/Gaza. Most recently, she helped NGO Drop in the Bucket win $100,000 from Coca Cola to aid South Sudanese refugees, the first time Coca Cola’s philanthropic arm has supported disaster relief efforts. Shelly holds a diploma in Social Innovation from the University for Peace Centre for Executive Education.

Shelly Galvin is the Director of Corporate Social Responsibility and Engagement at the technology learning company CBT Nuggets’. She is a pioneer of modern corporate philanthropy. She has worked as a fundraiser and consultant globally with nonprofit organizations, NGOs, and social entrepreneurs. She also worked on proposal and business development teams with small companies in Africa and the Middle East competing for USAID project funding.

Shelly has won funding for projects large and small, from a $5,000 campaign for diversity in education training for local teachers to a $300M infrastructure project for USAID West Bank/Gaza. Most recently, she helped NGO Drop in the Bucket win $100,000 from Coca Cola to aid South Sudanese refugees, the first time Coca Cola’s philanthropic arm has supported disaster relief efforts. Shelly holds a diploma in Social Innovation from the University for Peace Centre for Executive Education.

The University for Peace, an institution established by the UN General Assembly

The world looks to the United Nations for solutions to complex problems everywhere; from ending conflict and alleviating poverty, to combating climate change and defending human rights. As a UN-established institution, the University for Peace works tirelessly to contribute to world peace and progress. Our professional development programs give you the skills to have positive impact on this world, contributing directly to this mission.

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