IMFF Schedule

13 June- 17 June
Week 1

 13 June- Nonprofits & Fundraising 101 (In Person - Chicago)

 14 June- Consulting 101 (In Person - Chicago)

 15 June-  Fundraising Campaigns and Appeals

 16 June-  Fundraising Copywriting

                                  17 June-  Email Campaigns

20 June- 24 June
Week 2

  20 June- Intro to Givebutter

  21 June- Mastering Canva Design

  22 June- Social Media Marketing

  23 June- Nonprofit Advertising

                                    24 June- Training Wrap-Up & Personal Branding

27 June- 1 July
Week 3

Client and Landscape Assessment

Objectives- 1) Fellows review their nonprofit’s materials and research the local nonprofit landscape specific to their organization’s focus (i.e. early childhood education) 2) Nonprofits onboard to Givebutter 

 
4 July- 15 July
Week 4-5

Marketing and Fundraising Strategy Development 

Objectives: 1) Nonprofits and fellows outline goals for the fundraiser  2) Fellows support nonprofits in onboarding to Givebutter 3) Develop fundraising strategy and messaging around the campaign

 
18 July- 29 July
Week 6-7

Content Development

Objective: Fellows develop digital marketing and fundraising content ahead of Black Philanthropy Month

1 Aug- 12 Aug
Week 8-9

Campaign Launches / Black Philanthropy Month Begins

Objective: Campaign launches and nonprofit begins deploying social media and emails

15 Aug- 19 Aug
Week 10

Fellow Off-Boarding / Campaign Continues

Objective: Fellows will ensure nonprofits have everything needed to continue running the fundraising campaign through August

End of August
End of August

Fundraising Competition

As Black Philanthropy Month nears conclusion, one of our sponsors will donate to the top fundraising campaigns and IMFF will honor the fellows who supported those campaigns