Australian Capital Territory

Upcoming Events:

ACT Digital or Extinction – The evolving role of DIGITAL in the fundraising and philanthropy mix

Respected Australian expert in fundraising and philanthropy, Lawrence Jackson is coming to Canberra to share his state-of-the-art overview of current digital fundraising situation. His presentation, The evolving role of DIGITAL in the fundraising and philanthropy mix, is the perfect opportunity for charities and the NFP sector to gain insights into global trends and how to harness digital to improve the performance of their fundraising programs. Join us for lunch and enjoy the chance to connect with Canberra’s professional fundraising community.

Date: Tuesday, 22 October 2019
Time: 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Location: No. 10 Restaurant
Ainslie Room, 10 Bowes St
Woden, ACT, 2606

Member: $45.00
Staff of Organisational Member: $50.00
Non-Member: $55.00

2019 ACT Schedule

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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.

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