Orchard Institute is a ministry of Orchard. Through classes, publications, and curricula, the Orchard Institute offers resources which strengthen the inner life of those who follow Jesus and provide inspirational and practical training for individuals and churches seeking to more effectively impact their communities for Christ.

Registration is now open for our spring Fundraising workshop!


Course details: 

Thursday, March 22nd

10 AM – 3 PM

Location: Orchard Offices

Instructors: Dan Hayes and Dudley Franklin 

Registration is $40 (including lunch) and space is limited so register today! COMPLETE THE FORM BELOW TO REGISTER.


We are excited to offer a newly enhanced fundraising workshop which will include many new topics and material, and promises to be engaging and interactive. Whether you work to raise funds for an organization, church, personal support, or other cause this one-day intensive workshop is for you!

This updated workshop will feature Orchard’s Founder and Executive Director, Dan Hayes, and Fundraising Consultant, Dudley Franklin (formerly the Development Director of Buckhead Christian Ministry). Together they have a combined 65 years of fundraising experience and have helped thousands of people find success in this process.

Course Topics Include:

The Biblical Basis for Fund Development
Developing and Annual Plan
Creating Your Case
Power of A Funding Prayer Team
Seeking contacts
Making the Appointment
The Art of the Ask
Follow Up

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