Who Should Take This Program?
Advisors looking for specialized professional credentials through investment courses focusing on strategic philanthropy in order to develop plans with individuals and families interested in contributing to the charitable sector. This is an investment trend that is increasingly important to investors of all ages. Tapping into client's philanthropic goals, advisors will increase opportunities to build trust by better understanding the clients' values and critical personal causes.
Competencies and Proficiency:
The MFA-Philanthropy designation will address three key benefits for advisors and their clients:
- How to incorporate philanthropy into their practice in pragmatic terms
- How to focus on gift planning strategies and vehicles that are relevant to client's goals
- Practical experience with numerous working case studies that allow advisors to apply that knowledge.
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What is In the Program?
The MFA-Philanthropy designation requires completion of three online certificate courses over a period of 12 months:
Course 1: Introduction to Strategic Philanthropy
Course 2: Understanding the Charitable Sector
Course 3: Integrating Gift Planning Vehicles in Planning
This program features personal instructional support and includes all materials to complete the courses and testing requirements. Students can expect to spend approximately 100 hours on the three courses. Group study sessions may also be arranged.
How to Register?
You can pre-register now, online studies to commence in January of 2019.
Firms interested in enrolling their advisors in the MFA-Philanthropy designation may do so by scheduling an information session and establish firm-wide discounts by contacting Brad Offman at brad[at]spirephilanthropy.com.
Tuition Fees: $995.00 plus tax