Australian Capital Territory

Upcoming Events:

Essential Member Update

Please save the date for our new annual update for FIA members. The FIA Essential Member Update will provide FIA members with key sector information that impacts you and your organisation including government and regulatory issues, privacy and data concerns, findings of the FIA Code Authority, fundraising trends and more. A white paper outlining the key issues will also be available following the update.

The FIA Essential Member Update is open to all professional members, organisational members (2 per organisation) plus those who are additional staff members through their organisation.

The update will be delivered by FIA CEO Katherine Raskob and other sector professionals and will take place in all state capitals and the ACT; Zoom sessions will also be available for members in regional areas.

Please join us to hear about the critical issues and trends in our sector today.

Friday, 17 May 2019
8.30am – 10.30am
FREE for Members

ACT Volunteers Week Celebration

FIA invites ACT charities and their volunteers to celebrate National Volunteer Week 2019. Join us at this lunch event with special guest Alex Sloan AM to celebrate the efforts and achievements of the volunteers that support your organisation.

Date: Wednesday, 22 May 2019
Time: 12:00 pm – 2:30 pm

Location: Lemon Grass Thai Restaurant
Corner Corinna & Ball Streets,
Woden, ACT, 2606

Member: $45.00
Staff of Organisational Member: $45.00
Non-Member: $45.00

Click here to register.

2019 ACT Schedule

Save the dates now!

Watch this space as more information becomes available on exact dates, topics and speakers for 2019.

Upcoming In-Class Education and Training:

Keep an eye on this page for Education and Training opportunities in ACT.

Online Training

FIA is pleased to offer the following core education courses online. Click below for more details.

Fundraising Essentials

Certificate in Fundraising

Diploma in Fundraising

FIA Code Course

We have the means to raise standards of ethical fundraising practice. Code training is where it starts.

Find out more and register.

CFRE Study Group

Let us help you achieve your credential!

FIA offers a monthly study group, free of charge, for CFRE candidates. The study group covers:

  • assistance completing and submitting your CFRE application.
  • insights into taking the CFRE exam.
  • advice on resources to study for the CFRE exam.
  • focused study sessions, in a ‘book club’ format.

Almost 100 per cent of participants in the CFRE Study Group have passed the CFRE exam on their first attempt.

This study group meets on the fourth Wednesday of each month via Google Hangouts.

The Study Group is co-chaired by Pamela Sutton-Legaud MFIA CFRE and Elizabeth Davis EMFIA CFRE.

To learn more about the CFRE Study Group and to reserve your spot, contact the FIA Education Team on 1300 889 670 or

Find out more here.

View a list of ACT Organisational Members