Advancement Advisors Group

Advance Your Skills with Advancement Academy

In our dynamic, interactive seminars, participants in the Advancement Academy are empowered to become more effective fundraisers. Small class size fosters conversation and more customized content, participants leave armed with resources and strategies to implement immediately.

Advancement Advisors is proud to present Advancement Academy, an ongoing series of training courses for fundraising professionals.

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Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, no Advancement Academy courses are currently being scheduled.

Comments from participants at past Advancement Academy sessions:

“The Strategies for Uncertain Times webinar was so spot-on.

I’ve participated in several webinars during the corona pandemic and yours was by far the best. Thanks for the pertinent info that I’m already sharing with my clients.”

“Maureen has a real talent

for addressing the needs of the audience in a general way, but digging deeper so that individual interests and questions are addressed as well.

“This information was incredibly helpful

and presented in a manner that was easy to follow.”

“I came in knowing very little, and left very informed/knowledgeable.

It was just what I needed.”

“Very well done.

Both speakers were effective and highly knowledgeable. Truly, I expected it to be well done, but it exceeded my expectations.”

“You opened doors

that I didn’t even know existed. You also gave an opportunity to reflect, regroup and plan for future meetings.”

“It is always worthwhile to meet with peers and see the fabulous people who work in our sphere. I thought everything was very well paced and

the day was full of meaty material.”

“Thank you for developing
such a great class!

I feel more equipped, able and knowledgeable about major gifts.”

“This course was incredibly helpful.

I never sat through a day-long seminar and wished that it had been longer until now. I also really enjoyed the informal networking opportunity.”

“Speaker is very knowledgeable and speaks on a level

everyone can understand.”

“It’s always beneficial

to meet and discuss similar issues with colleagues in the field.”

“Advancement Academy is a wonderful asset to Pittsburgh’s nonprofit community. Maureen is so

knowledgeable and down to earth,

making her a very effective teacher. Janet is also wonderful and provides some great anecdotes from her own professional experience to supplement the material.”

“The session was great! I learned a lot and have a few action steps to start on as soon as possible. It was a wonderful way to spend the day!