New Designs for Fundraising: Tools for Big Gifts begins March 25 and runs every Tuesday from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the Humboldt Bay Aquatic Center in Eureka. An overview of all the tools and techniques used to identify, cultivate and solicit big gifts and develop, market and manage capital campaigns, planned giving and major gifts programs.

The format of this course is four weekly evening meetings with a combination of lecture, interactive exercises and discussion groups. The cost is $165 for NorCAN members and $195 for non-members. Call 707-661-4665, for information or go to guiamar@northcoast.com, or www.humboldt.edu/fundraisingcertificate.