Debbie Geraghty, Executive Director of Plymouth Music Zone, explains how doing a fundraising course led her down some unexpected paths...
It was more like being a student again than I’d imagined: there were late nights, there was swearing, there were tears, there were emotional highs and lows throughout the whole year.
I recently suggested to a colleague that they might find studying for the Diploma or Certificate in Fundraising very useful. This colleague is very talented and keen to develop, so I was a little surprised when they questioned me on what value the qualification would add to their future career prospects.
With the launch of the Advanced Diploma in Fundraising, Paul Marvell explains why fundraising qualifications are vital for the sector and the individuals taking them.