Fund Development


AFP SW/Central Minnesota Chapter Conference

Join AFP SW/Central Chapter and presenter Sandy Rees of Get Fully Funded as she presents on Messaging Matters. This training is all about finding the right words to attract donors and prospects. In it, Sandy shares several easy to follow formulas for messaging that every non-profit needs. Register today! See the attached PDF for more details

Annual Fund Partner Training

We’ll host our annual training for fund partners on Wednesday, Nov. 4th at Prairie’s Edge Casino Resort near Granite Falls, starting at noon with lunch and ending by 6:00 p.m. You won’t want to miss this! The speaker for the 6-figure fundraising topic is Sandy Rees, CEO (Chief Encouragement Officer) of Get Fully Funded. And, the speakers for […]

Empowered By Change: Fund Partner Training

Prairies Edge Convention Center 5616 Prairies Edge Lane , Granite Falls , MN

YOU WON'T WANT TO MISS THIS YEAR'S Fund Partner Training! Our sessions will help you and your fellow board members take your local projects and fundraising to a new level of success. You’ll leave educated, empowered and energized for the work you do in your community! In one day, we’ll cover common sense reminders, effective strategies […]


The Million Dollar Question: Fund Partner Training (Olivia)

Max's Grill West Highway 212, Olivia , MN

All Southwest Initiative Foundation fund partners are invited to this workshop with nationally known speaker Marcy Heim, CFRE, PLCC. Join us on Wednesday, October 3, for an interactive and refreshing look at how board and staff can be ambassadors for your mission and artfully grow the resources you need.  11:30 a.m. - Registration Noon - Lunch and networking 1 to […]

Fund Partner Training (Granite Falls)

Prairies Edge Convention Center 5616 Prairies Edge Lane , Granite Falls , MN

We're hosting a training for our fund partners with a focus on planned gifts. This will be a great opportunity for advisory board members to learn how to grow their funds through wills, bequest and assets other than cash. The day will include: A keynote address by Dana Holt, creator of Turning Wealth into what Matters. […]

Fund Partner Zoom Meeting


Fund partners can join us for a Zoom conference meeting on Wednesday, March 25, at 10 a.m. using the link provided below. Joining by computer (with video, if you have a webcam) or your smartphone will be the best option as you will be able to see how the technology works and how you might […]