Queensland

 


Upcoming Events: Online State Events open to everyone!

Fundraising professionals have a wide selection of state events to attend via Zoom that offer insights and expertise on an array of relevant fundraising subjects. 

FIA’s online professional development events hosted by our State committees are available nationally. Don’t miss out on the opportunity to hear from speakers all over the country and interact with your fellow fundraisers interstate.

Visit our page here for the full list of events.

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QLD Schedule

QLD 2022 End of year celebration and Dave Rose Oration
Join us for the perfect opportunity to network with your fellow Queensland fundraisers.
After another crazy year, we’re excited to come together and celebrate our incredible achievements over the past twelve months.
 
Christine Anderson CFRE, FFIA, GAICD, will deliver this year’s Dave Rose Oration reflecting on the future and modern challenges of leadership in our sector. She will also share her insights and experiences as a fundraiser in Canada and Australia.
 
The Dave Rose Oration honours the important legacy that Dave Rose had in advancing ethical and effective fundraising in Queensland.
 
The evening will also showcase the best and brightest in fundraising as we’ll announce the winners of the Queensland State Awards and the Queensland finalists of all other categories for the FIA Awards for Excellence in Fundraising. Stay on to celebrate and network at the end of a fantastic year.
 
It will be a night to remember. Don’t miss your chance!
 
Date: Thursday 8 December 2022

Time: 5:00pm – 9:30pm AEST

Venue: Amore Events

Cost:

Member $45.00
Non-member $60.00

QLD The Joan and Ted Flack Scholarship 

FIA QLD in honour of Joan and Ted Flack, offers a scholarship to an early-career fundraiser to attend the 2023 FIA National Conference in Melbourne. Please see ‘Judging Criteria’ for further details. This scholarship is designed to provide educational opportunities to early career (less than 5 years in the industry) fundraisers to grow their knowledge and level of fundraising practice; provide encouragement to them to pursue a career in the field; and deliver benefits to their non-profit organisation and through them the wider community. 

Mandatory selection criteria include: 

  • Must be a financial member of FIA (Professional Membership or Staff of Organisational Membership) 
  • Early Career Fundraiser ie. Less than 5 years in a fundraising role. 
  • At least 50% of the applicant’s time is devoted to fundraising in a non-profit organisation in QLD. 
  • Applicant is responsible for all costs beyond the scholarship of one full conference registration. 
  • Applicant must agree to give a verbal report on their attendance, key lessons learned and implemented at an FIA Breakfast meeting in the 12 months following the Conference. 
  • The Scholarship must be repaid in full if the winner does not attend the Conference in the year of the Award. 

  • Demonstrated commitment to the non-profit sector through voluntary as well as paid service. 
  • Clear vision of the benefits of the scholarship and its contribution to their work/ongoing career. 
  • Benefit to the applicant’s organisation and achievement of mission, as well as the wider fundraising profession. 


Download the application here


Upcoming Education and Training

 

Online Training

 

FIA is pleased to offer the following core education courses online which are available to start anytime. Click below for more details.

 

Fundraising Essentials

Certificate in Professional Fundraising

Diploma in Professional 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.

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