on-BOARD Fundraising: Charging Up the Champions


BYOB … Bring Your Own Board-members

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Session Description: A strategic engaged board fosters successful fund development.  Board champions inspire large investors.  This session will help individuals discover what vital role they can play even if the thought of asking for money causes cold sweats.  Mine the treasures of a highly functioning board/staff team.  Strengthen your charity’s case and help organizational leaders make requests that rock.  Join Cynthia Armour, CFRE as she presents best board fundraising practices and provides practical tips and tools to help identify, cultivate and steward your organization’s most generous donors.

Presenter: Cynthia Armour CFRE

Cynthia Armour


Cynthia Armour is a Certified FundRaising Executive (CFRE) and principal of Elderstone
Resource Development
. For more than twenty years she has served as a facilitator, trainer and
coach to voluntary sector leaders. An honours graduate of York University’s Nonprofit
Management and Leadership Program, she brings a life-long learning perspective to her research
and work. Cynthia is an adult educator who specializes in governance, fundraising and
marketing. She is recognized for her expertise with small and rural charities while offering
solutions to organizations of every size.
She has volunteered on numerous boards and mentored through Big Sisters. Cynthia currently
authors a monthly Fundraising column for Charity Village and is also a Subject Matter Expert
with CFRE International. She lives on her farm “Neverdun” with two horses and two cats.

Click here for Cynthia. Armour’s background and achievements



  1. Wendy Suel says:

    Hi Cynthia,
    I am eager to take my fundraising skills to the next level and look forward to learning from your experience.
    Is there a cost for this service? and
    Is this event recorded so that there is an opportunity to listen later?

    Thank you,

    • connie says:

      Hi Wendy,

      Thanks so much for your interest in Cynthia’s session on-BOARD Fundraising: Charging Up the Champions.

      The event will be recorded so that you can listen and review at a later date. We also provide the presentation slides.

      You may register at http://onboardfundraising.eventbrite.com/ The Early Bird rate of $49.95 is in effect until Friday. After that the registration does increase by $10.00.

      Please let me know if I can help in any way.

      Kind regards

      Connie Hubbs

  2. Fran Lloyd says:

    I will not be able to do the seminar as I am traveling . Can I still get the info somehow? Thanks

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