European Fundraising School

The Austrian Fundraising Association – in partnership with CFRE International, the American recognized certification in fundraising – is offering this customized and innovative training program: the European Fundraising School.

Taking place from 24th to 28th June 2019 in Vienna it accommodates the recent educational needs and emphasizes the core principles of successful fundraising and fundraising innovation. Led by internationally renowned trainers Eva Aldrich and Alex Buchinger, the School will use the latest research and international best practice examples to help you maximize your organization’s  fundraising efforts.




3-Day Intensive Course in Vienna

Fundraising Intensive - improve your fundraising impact!
with Alex Buchinger
24th to 26th of June, 2019
Your organization is depending on you to lead the way to fundraising success! In this course you will learn how to create a fundraising plan, develop a case for support, understand donor behavior and motivation and much more!



2-Day Workshop in Vienna

Raising more money with Major Gifts
with Eva Aldrich

27th to 28th of June, 2019

Every organization has the opportunity to raise more and bigger gifts from major donors.  In this course, you will learn how to work with major donors effectively, identify their potential, keep them engaged and organize your major gift program.


Your Trainers

Your trainers - Eva Aldrich (Ph.D., CFRE) and Alex Buchinger - are looking forward to meeting you!


    Good reasons for your attendance

Who should attend the European Fundraising School and why. Good reasons for your attendance.



Make sure to make use of our Early-Bird discount and have a look at the prices of this years European Fundraising School.


Information  & Contact

Find out how to register and further details about the location and accomodation.




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Sabine Prenn
Geschäftsführerin, Licht für die Welt

“It is not only essential to know things in theory, but also to reflect on your experiences with others. For that reason I can highly recommend the European Fundraising School.”

Sofia Papadakaki
Trusts & Foundations Officer, CERN

“The European Fundraising School was one of the most useful courses I have attended. I gained valuable knowledge and practical skills that I can share within my organisation.”

Sandrine Guivarch
Responsable Mécénat et Partenariats, Handicap International

“I highly appreciated the knowledge and expertise of Eva Aldrich. It has been a great pleasure to follow her lessons and learn from her!”

Noel Maddhichetty
Director, Don Bosco Network South Asia

"The participation at the European Fundraising School enhanced my capacity for resource development. I did profit much from the expertise of  Eva Aldrich.  In the past two years, I have drawn much inspiration to impact the Don Bosco Network in South Asia."