Fundraising in
the USA

Crash course

Did you know that the United States has a $410 billion giving market? This number is not only stunning, but it is also constantly growing by $10 billion each year.


Training overview

There are plenty of funding opportunity to be explored across the Atlantic. In this training, we will guide you through some of the best fundraising options for international entities in the USA. We will not only explore how to find opportunities there, but also how to seize those opportunities. We have first-hand experience in the matter and will be happy to share it with you.

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What you will learn

  • How to navigate the US foundations landscape.
  • What is the amount a funding available and which kind has gone to you country or topic.
  • Whether you need an office or staff member in the USA.
  • What means 501(c)3 and whether you need it.
  • Which are the alternatives to a 501(c)3.
  • How to develop a solid strategy to help you find entry points and opportunities.
  • What are the keys to building and maintaining relations on a distance that result in funding.

Training details

  • One-day training from 10.00am to 5.00pm
  • Introductory level training aimed at fundraising/NGO professionals from outside the USA. No specific prior education is required.
  • Lunch, drinks and training material included.
  • Pre-enroll now and we will get in touch about suitable training dates!

Enroll now

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Looking for customized capacity development?

We can facilitate all of our trainings normally advertised for the public as in-company trainings specific to your organization needs.
Contact us for more information on our specialized training options and available offers!

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