Faith-Based Fundraising

Tuesday, January 25, 2022 - 2:30 pm EasternTime

A GrantNewswatch Program

Click Here to Register for Live Program $79

Click Here to Register for Live Program and Receive Recording $119

For Religious Organizations and Secular Not-for-Profits

Although often overlooked, Faith-based communities offer a significant source of support for both religious and non-religious not-for-profits.

Highlights Include:

  • The dynamics of Faith-based fundraising
  • Developing a Win-Win plan for turning congregants into donors
  • Cultivating relationships with religious organizations in your community
  • Engaging Lay leadership and Clergy
  • Trends in Faith-based giving to secular not-for-profits
  • Understanding how religious tenets and philosophy impact giving habits
  • The "How To" of Faith-based prospect research
  • Non-monetary giving options:  Creating volunteer opportunities for congregants at your organization
  • Timing your Faith-based fundraising

This 75 minute seminar includes a Q&A and discussion of strategic problem solving and Development How To’s.


Bill Edelstein is a consultant specializing in helping not-for-profits develop diversified revenue streams. He holds Advanced Degrees in Education and Not-for-Profit Development. His professional work is focused on Donor Relations and Fundraising. Bill is an adjunct professor at John Jay College of the City University of New York.

Bill Edelstein