When Considering a Career in Fundraising…

This past week, the Association of Fundraising Professionals of Western New York held a panel on career moves in the non-profit sector. Each panelist found themselves in their current position through different means, but all had a few things in common.

1.Be passionate- Having commitment to the cause you are working for will give you the motivation to work long hours and meet a demanding schedule. The desire to make a difference and see the goals of the organization met can serve as a guiding force through your career. (more…)