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Outdoor Explorer Series (Leadership Course): Budgeting, Fundraising, & Foundation Accounts

Thursday, Sep 15, 2022 (5:00 pm - 6:00 pm)

Leaders: David Elsmo
Grace Thomas
Dan Dunne

Event Information


Are you new in your Hoofer Leadership role?

Do you get a headache when you look at your club's budget? 

Looking for new ways to get money for your club?

Maximize your potential as a club leader and minimize your stress >>> COME TO THIS TRAINING!


This version of the Outdoor Explorer Series is specifically geared toward new Hoofer club leaders who are hoping to gain knowledge on the four areas of expertise that will make their lives as trip leaders much easier. These four areas are:   

Planning Events & Travel
Intro to RecHub
Equipment Management
Budgeting, Fundraising, & Foundation Accounts

*** All classes will be in Mendota Lodge ***


This course will focus on Budgeting, Fundraising, & Foundation Accounts.  The learning outcomes for this course are:

  • Big picture view of how the budget impacts you and your club
  • How to read financial statements
  • Building budgets: what you need to know
  • Other budgeting protips
  • Alumni outreach 
  • Fundraising tips - (getting dat $$$)
  • Foundation - (where dat $$$ go? how do I get it?)
  • Where to go for questions (, Senior club members, VP trips, Advisors)
  • Next steps in your Hoofer Leadership development? 

Have any questions or special requests for content to be covered in this training? Please contact Dan

We hope to see you there!

Event Type
Educational Event (passive learning, no rating)
Cancellation, Reschedule, and Refund Information
In the event that the course is cancelled by Outdoor UW, full refunds will be issued. Refunds will not be issued if participants cancel within 24 hours of event.
Equipment/ Gear Required by Participant
Please dress for the weather for any course that has an outdoor portion indicated in the description. All technical gear will be provided.
Food and Equipment Information

Registration Count

Registration Type Registrations Remaining
All Participants 9 51