About WCFC

Consistently named one of EveryAction’s Best Nonprofit Conferences, WCFC offers a unique and incredibly affordable opportunity for you to connect with leading fundraising professionals working with charities and not-for-profit organizations around Western Canada.

Industry leading experts from Europe, the USA and across Canada will offer an unparalleled opportunity for learning and networking.

A carefully curated coterie of conference partners will also be on hand to share trusted products and services that enhance fundraising programs and donor relationships.

No matter if you work in a ‘big-shop’ or are a fundraising Swiss Army knife, WCFC will deliver value to your organization and your career. Our promise is compelling content for every professional: brand new go-getter, mid-career star and accomplished leader.

Astonishingly Affordable!

SAVE BIG with EARLY bird registration!

Hurry! Early Bird ends April 26th and space is extremely limited.

Do you want to pay by cheque and save on Eventbrite fees? Email us and we can arrange an invoice. Email and save!

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WCFC Award

Work for a charity with a tiny budget?  Come for FREE!

For Free?  For real!

Thanks to a generous gift from The Common Good, your small shop struggles could be your ticket to our award-winning conference!  Multiple awards available.  DEADLINE is May 10th!

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WCFC is teaming up wiitth CAGP in a big way this year! They’re bringing their sell-out Gift Planning Fundamentals course to Saskatoon for the first time ever on June 11th, 2019, the day before #WCFC2019 begins. It’s a fantastic way to super-charge your professional development while conserving your travel budget!

Plus, #WCFC2019 delegates receive an exclusive, incredible discounted price of $400 for this best-inclass course.  Instructions on reserving your special price will be included in your WCFC registration confirmation email.

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Conference Schedule

Please Note: the schedule is subject to changes and will be updated as we finalize speakers, sessions and other information.

CFRE Points

WCFC2019’s 2.5 days are jam-packed with learning and quality sessions.  Our conference offers the most concentrated learning in the shortest amount of time for the least money of any conference in Canada!

Full participation in WCFC2019 is applicable for 17.25 points in Category 1.B – Education of the CFRE International application for initial certification and/or recertification.

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Participation in WCFC2019 may assist you in learning or reviewing concepts covered on the Certified Fund Raising Executive (CFRE) examination as detailed on the Test Content Outline provided by CFRE International. CFRE International does not sponsor or endorse any educational programmes and WCFC2019 was not developed in conjunction with CFRE International.

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