Mission, Vision, History Impact

The Premier Program for Advancing Fundraising Effectiveness

Our Mission

The Sanford Institute of Philanthropy helps nonprofits to significantly increase their fundraising capabilities and the impact they have in their communities and society through a proven contemporary curriculum presented by world-class nonprofit leaders, best in class faculty, and renowned philanthropists.

Our Team

The Sanford Institute of Philanthropy team members are fundraising experts who work to further our mission on a daily basis.

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Our Vision

The Sanford Institute of Philanthropy offers educational and training programs that help nonprofits become more sustainable through better fundraising and capacity building. National in scope and regional in focus, the Institute seeks to strengthen the fundraising process with an innovative curriculum that blends business and sales strategies in a unique and powerful way.

Our History

The Sanford Programs provide innovative programs in the Pre-K-12 and nonprofit sectors. These programs include Sanford Inspire, which provides Pre-K-12 research-based resources and on-demand online modules that support inspiring teaching; Sanford Harmony, a social emotional learning program for Pre-K-6 boys and girls designed to foster intergender communication and understanding, connection, and community both in and outside the classroom; and Sanford Institute of Philanthropy, which helps support the preparation of nonprofit frontline fundraiser leaders to contribute to positive societal change.

Our Impact

The Sanford Institute of Philanthropy is changing the world by offering nonprofit leaders an opportunity to educate fundraisers and make their organizations more sustainable through better fundraising and enhanced capacity building.

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