2022 Fundraising & Development Certificate Program (Starts March 2022)

March 4, 2022 all-day
Applications Coming Soon...
Common Good Vermont

Stay-tuned for 2022 program announcement and application information! 

Gain the confidence, knowledge, and skills necessary to strengthen your organization’s development program.

– Create (or update) a Development Plan for your organization.

– Learn appropriate strategies for fundraising during the pandemic.

– Get individualized coaching and feedback from experts.

– Network with nonprofit professionals from around Vermont & New England.

Designed for leaders, staff members, and volunteers at small to mid-sized nonprofits, this eight-month online program will demystify fundraising and give you the knowledge and tools needed to create a development plan and fundraise successfully for your organization.

You will learn in a collaborative and hands-on environment consisting of:

  • interactive trainings
  • cohort learning groups
  • & individualized coaching


We are currently finalizing plans for the 2022 Cohort. Applications open Fall 2021.


About the Lead Trainer:

Jenn Hayslett www.jennhayslett.com

Jenn brings 25 years of leadership experience as a successful fundraiser, manager, facilitator and trainer to her work as a coach and nonprofit consultant. Her specialty is in building and improving relationship-based fundraising programs.

As a leadership and professional development coach, Jenn specializes in partnering with Boards, Executive Directors, Development Directors, and other nonprofit staff members develop clear goals and design action plans to achieve them.​

Jenn has direct experience in all areas of fundraising and marketing for small to mid-sized nonprofits including annual funds, major gift solicitation and stewardship, capital campaigns, grant writing, community organizing, and volunteer management.​

Jenn’s engaging presentation style makes her a highly-rated trainer and presenter.  Jenn received her coach training through Coaches Training Institute (CTI) and is a certified trainer, facilitator and consultant.