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Elizabeth Le'anani Coffee

Community engagement facilitator, H.E. Butt Foundation

Elizabeth Le'anani Coffee is the community engagement facilitator at the H.E. Butt Foundation in San Antonio, Texas. Before that she served as South Texas Regional Coordinator at the Baptist General Convention of Texas, developing relationships with innovative, emerging Christian leaders across the state and designing new leadership development initiatives in the Rio Grande Valley. She is a graduate of Abilene Christian Unversity and a member of the Board of Advocates at Truett Theological Seminary at Baylor University.

Coffee serves on the Advisory Council of Leadership Education at Duke Divinity.

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Scholarships available for Executive Certificate in Religious Fundraising course

Lake Institute on Faith & Giving will award 12 half-tuition scholarships to be used for one of the 2023 Executive Certificate in Religious Fundraising online cohorts. Applications will be accepted through October 3, 2022.

The Executive Certificate in Religious Fundraising (ECRF) is designed for religious leaders in faith-based organizations and institutions who wish to learn more about the spirituality of fundraising and gain a core foundation in fundraising principles. Typical titles of attendees include: clergy, judicatory executives, development leaders, professionals at faith-based organizations and lay leaders who have some responsibilities with funding or finances. Scholarship criteria include both demonstrated financial need as well as the potential for applying course learnings in your current professional context.

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