Preparing an organization for a successful fundraising campaign is like preparing a child for
university. A child cannot start in kindergarten and advance directly to a university – he or she must build a foundation of knowledge, maturity, and resilience.
Similarly, it is important that a business founder, builds a foundation of knowledge upon which the organization can grow and thrive.
The best way to ensure a successful fundraising campaign is to build the organization’s capacity by methodically and thoughtfully working through several key areas of preparation.
GetFundedAfrica has developed a crash-course; you could even call it a “cheat-sheet” that will enable business founders build a knowledge base to achieve successful fundraising.
The following lessons form part of the first module focused on a basic framework of investor readiness.