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July 2017

    Introduction to Proposal Writing

    Jul 5, 2017 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm 
    New York, New York | In-person

    Learn more about the fundamentals of crafting an effective grant proposal.

    Introduction to Corporate Giving

    Jul 5, 2017 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm  ET
    Webinar

    Is your organization ready to seek corporate support?

    Introduction to Finding Grants @ Impact Hub DC

    Jul 5, 2017 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm  ET
    Washington, District of Columbia | In-person

    Introduction to Finding Grants

    Jul 6, 2017 10:00 am - 11:00 am  ET
    Cleveland, Ohio | In-person

    Are you new to the field of grantseeking? Discover what funders are looking for in nonprofits seeking grants and how to find potential funders.

    Introduction to Fundraising Planning

    Jul 6, 2017 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm  ET
    Washington, District of Columbia | In-person

    Learn a basic planning process for diversifying your organization’s base of support. 

    Introduction to Finding Grants

    Jul 6, 2017 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm 
    New York, New York | In-person

    Are you looking for grants? Discover what funders want in nonprofits seeking grants (It may surprise you) and how to find potential funders.  

    Ohio Biennial Budget 2018-2019: What Does It Mean for the Social Sector?

    Jul 7, 2017 9:00 am - 11:00 am  ET
    Cleveland, Ohio | In-person

    This briefing will feature an expert panel and lightning talks by key stakeholders who will discuss the budget through the lens of health/social services, education and economic/community development.

               

         

    Emerging Development Professionals Leadership Circle

    Jul 7, 2017 9:30 am - 11:00 am  PT
    In-person

    The Emerging Professionals Leadership Circle is a monthly peer group meeting of new development professionals of small organizations, to share challenges and strategies for personal and organizational success. In an informal, roundtable format, you will have an opportunity to share your insights, gain practical solutions, and alleviate any on-the-job isolation or stress that you might experience. 

    50/50 Summer Mix: Find Great Grants With Foundation Directory Online and Foundation Maps

    Jul 7, 2017 10:00 am - 11:15 am  ET
    New York, New York | In-person

    Foundation Directory Online Professional and Foundation Maps are easy-to-use data tools to help nonprofits find great grants. 

    *Special Program* Friday Film: What is Philanthropy?

    Jul 7, 2017 10:00 am - 12:00 pm  ET
    Washington, District of Columbia | In-person

    Friday Film: What is Philanthropy?

    Introduction to Finding Grants

    Monday, July 10 10:00am-12:00pm EST
    Cincinnati, Ohio | In-person

    Discover what funders are looking for in nonprofits seeking grants and how to find potential funders in this introductory course.

    Introduction to Fundraising Planning at the Wolf Creek Branch - Atlanta-Fulton Public Library System

    Jul 10, 2017 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm  ET
    Atlanta, Georgia | In-person

    Learn a basic planning process for diversifying your organization’s support.

    Introduction to Proposal Writing

    Jul 10, 2017 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm  ET
    Arlington, Virginia | In-person

    Introduction to Finding Grants

    Tuesday, July 11 9:00am-10:00am EST
    Boca Raton, Florida | In-person

    Are you new to the field of grantseeking? Discover what funders are looking for in nonprofits seeking grants and how to find potential funders in this introductory course.

    Is Starting a Nonprofit Right for You?

    Jul 11, 2017 9:00 am - 12:00 pm  ET
    Warren, Ohio | In-person

    Do you have a passion for doing good? Are you thinking of starting a nonprofit? Attend this session to explore the many options you can pursue on your way toward making a difference in your community.

    Mediating and Resolving Conflict in the Workplace

    Tuesday, July 11 9:00am-10:30am PST
    Richmond, California | In-person

    The Fertile Space Between Right and Wrong-Mediating and Resolving Conflict in the Workplace

    Danny Ceballos, Unleashed Consulting 

    Easy and Effective Communications Planning

    Jul 11, 2017 9:30 am - 12:30 pm  PT
    San Francisco, California | In-person

    Learn how to create quick, practical plans for better marketing and communications!

    *Special Program* Why Donors Give You Money

    Jul 11, 2017 11:00 am - 12:30 pm  ET
    Washington, District of Columbia | In-person

    Donors

    Introduction to Project Budgets

    Jul 11, 2017 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm 
    New York, New York | In-person

    Learn more about generating a standard project budget for a foundation proposal.

    Introduction to Finding Grants

    Tuesday, July 11 2:30pm-4:00pm PST
    Bend, Oregon | In-person

    10 tips for nonprofits seeking grants, plus an introduction to searching the Foundation Directory Online and other DPL nonprofit resources.

    Introduction to Proposal Writing

    Tuesday, July 11 4:00pm-5:00pm EST
    Old Fort, North Carolina | In-person

    Ideal for those new to grant proposal writing or in need of a quick refresher. 

    Introduction to Finding Grants

    Jul 12, 2017 9:30 am - 11:30 am  ET
    Charlotte, North Carolina | In-person

    Are you new to the field of grantseeking? Discover what funders are looking for in nonprofits seeking grants and how to find potential funders in this introductory course.

    AFP Broadcast - 10 Secrets to Optimizing Your Online Donation Process Results for Maximum Dollars Raised and Retained

    Jul 12, 2017 10:00 am - 11:30 am  PT
    San Francisco, California | In-person

    In this session, we will examine 10 simple, research-backed fixes that any fundraiser can make to their online donation process.

    Special Program: Engage, Persuade, Motivate!: Maximizing Impact With Digital Content

    Jul 12, 2017 10:00 am - 12:00 pm 
    New York, New York | In-person

    Learn more about creating longform content for your organization.

    Introduction to Finding Grants

    Jul 12, 2017 10:30 am - 12:00 pm  ET
    Atlanta, Georgia | In-person

    Are you new to the field of grantseeking? Discover what funders are looking for in nonprofits seeking grants and how to find potential funders in this introductory course.

    Introduction to Fundraising Planning

    Jul 12, 2017 11:00 am - 1:00 pm  ET
    Lexington Park, Maryland | In-person

    Introduction to Fundraising Planning

    Wednesday, July 12 11:00am-1:00pm EST
    Lexington Park, Maryland | In-person

    This introductory class will provide you the basic steps for developing a fundraising plan.

    Introduction to Corporate Giving

    Jul 12, 2017 12:30 pm - 2:00 pm  ET
    Atlanta, Georgia | In-person

    Explore the world of corporate support and tools and resources on corporate giving.

    Basic Tips For Using Foundation Directory Online Professional

    Jul 12, 2017 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm  ET
    New York In-person

    Learn how to use Foundation Directory Online Professional

    Introduction to Fundraising Planning

    Jul 12, 2017 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm  ET
    Webinar

    Does your organization need help directing its fundraising efforts? Planning focuses your organization by setting fundraising priorities and helps give staff and board members a roadmap to success.

    Xpo Wednesday: Introduction to Finding Grants

    Wednesday, July 12 5:15pm-6:15pm EST
    Roanoke, Virginia | In-person

    Join Nathan Flinchum and Whitney Kramer from the Roanoke Public Library to learn more about Foundation Center, a tool available at the Main Library that can help your nonprofit find grant opportunities.

    Introduction to Proposal Writing

    Jul 13, 2017 10:00 am - 11:00 am  ET
    Cleveland, Ohio | In-person

    Are you new to proposal writing or want a quick refresher? If so, you don't want to miss this vital class session!

    Introduction to Proposal Writing

    Jul 13, 2017 10:30 am - 12:00 pm  ET
    Washington, District of Columbia | In-person

    Introduction to Project Budgets

    Jul 13, 2017 11:00 am - 12:00 pm  ET
    Cleveland, Ohio | In-person

    Learn the basic elements of how to draft a project budget with confidence!

    Introduction to Project Budgets

    Jul 13, 2017 12:30 pm - 2:00 pm  ET
    Washington, District of Columbia | In-person

    Assessing Your Organization’s Data Maturity

    Jul 13, 2017 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm  ET
    Webinar

    Understand where you are on the data maturity spectrum and how to move forward. This webinar from Idealware will include appropriate tools and tactics and what to expect based on your current stage. 

    Introduction to Project Budgets

    Thursday, July 13 2:00pm-3:30pm EST
    Marysville, Ohio | In-person

    Learn how to create a budget for your foundation grant requests.

    Beyond Compliance: Making Events and Workplaces Accessible for People with Disabilities

    Jul 13, 2017 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm  PT
    San Francisco, California | In-person

    This workshop will explore opportunities and strategies for making your events and workplaces more accessible for people with disabilities with an aim to go beyond "compliance" and instead celebrate the important perspective disabled people bring to our workplaces. 

    New York Library Orientation

    Jul 14, 2017 10:00 am - 11:00 am  ET
    New York In-person

    Attend our New York Library Orientation and receive an introduction to Foundation Center’s activities and the resources of our New York Library.

    Introduction to Finding Grants

    Jul 14, 2017 10:30 am - 12:00 pm  ET
    Washington, District of Columbia | In-person

    Are you new to the field of grantseeking? Discover what funders are looking for in nonprofits seeking grants and how to find potential funders.  

    Grants Professionals Association Meeting

    Jul 14, 2017 11:30 am - 1:00 pm  ET
    Cleveland, Ohio | In-person

    Introduction to Project Budgets

    Friday, July 14 3:00pm-4:00pm EST
    Mahopac, New York | In-person

    This class will provide you with step-by-step instructions on how to generate a standard project budget for a foundation proposal. We will discuss:
    -The basic components of a project budget including income and expenses
    -How to estimate the realistic cost of a project
    -What other financial documents you may also need to submit with your proposal

    Introduction to Proposal Writing

    Friday, July 14 3:00pm-4:00pm EST
    Marion, North Carolina | In-person

    Ideal for those new to grant proposal writing or in need of a quick refresher.

    Introduction to Proposal Writing

    Monday, July 17 10:00am-12:00pm EST
    Cincinnati, Ohio | In-person

    This class will provide you with an overview of how to write a standard project proposal to a foundation. 

    Elevating Your Pitch: Make the Case for Your Cause on Video - CLOSED

    Jul 18, 2017 8:00 am - 5:00 pm 
    New York, New York | In-person

    Gain a stronger grasp on your organizational elevator pitch, and get a professionally produced video of your results.

    2-Day Grant Writing Workshop & Introduction to Foundation Center Online Resources

    Tuesday, July 18 9:00am-4:00pm MT
    Salt Lake City, Utah | In-person

    A two-day workshop for organizations interested in grant writing and program development. 

    Presented by Pauline Zvonkovic, Senior Management Analyst in the office of Field Policy and Management for HUD’s Salt Lake office.

    Conversations: 10 Tips -Your Board and Your Budget

    Jul 18, 2017 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm  ET
    Cleveland, Ohio | In-person

    Join Allison Motz and Earl Pike from Ascend Advisors for an in-depth look at board engagement strategy for effective budget development

    Introduction to Corporate Giving

    Jul 18, 2017 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm  ET
    Washington, District of Columbia | In-person

    Mobile 101: Taking Your Cause Mobile

    Jul 18, 2017 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm  ET
    Webinar

    There are now more cell phones than toothbrushes. Is your nonprofit ready to use the most popular tool in history to change the world? Join us for a quick primer and leave with a checklist of the most important tips and tools for making smartphones work for your cause.

    Introduction to Proposal Writing

    Tuesday, July 18 2:00pm-3:00pm EST
    Lake Worth, Florida | In-person

    Are you new to proposal writing or want a quick refresher? This class will provide you with an overview of how to write a standard project proposal to a foundation.

    Introduction to Fundraising

    Tuesday, July 18 4:00pm-5:00pm EST
    Old Fort, North Carolina | In-person

    Fundraising is the vehicle that lets nonprofits do their work. 

    Writing Nonprofit Fundraising Letters

    Tuesday, July 18 5:00pm-7:00pm PST
    Las Vegas, Nevada | In-person

    Writing fundraising letters is an essential task every nonprofit must perform.

    *Special Program* Startup Fundraising: How to Jumpstart and Sustain Support for your Cause

    Jul 19, 2017 10:00 am - 11:30 am  ET
    Washington, District of Columbia | In-person

    Startup Fundraising: How to Jumpstart and Sustain Support for your Cause

    Visualize Funding Data: Basic Tips For Using Foundation Maps

    Jul 19, 2017 10:00 am - 11:00 am  ET
    New York, New York | In-person

    Foundation Maps Professional is Foundation Center's premier data visualization tool and the easiest way to see who is funding what and where around the world. Attend our New York Library Orientation on Using Foundation Maps and learn basic ways to use this interactive mapping tool.

    Introduction to Finding Grants

    Wednesday, July 19 10:00am-11:00am EST
    West Palm Beach, Florida | In-person

    Are you new to the field of grantseeking? Discover what funders are looking for in nonprofits seeking grants and how to find potential funders in this introductory course.

    New York Library Orientation: Scholarship Resources

    Jul 19, 2017 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm  ET
    New York, New York | In-person

    Learn about library resources, including how to use Foundation Grants to Individuals Online, for seeking scholarships for higher education. 

    *Special Program* Conducting Audience Research on a Dime

    Jul 20, 2017 9:00 am - 10:30 am  ET
    Washington, District of Columbia | In-person

    Audience Research

    Advanced Grantseeking for Government and Foundation Grants - REGISTRATION CLOSED

    Jul 20, 2017 9:00 am - 12:00 pm  ET
    Warren, Ohio | In-person

    Get your grantseeking in gear!! Learn the best ways to enhance your grantseeking using Foundation Directory Online and other essential tools on our computers.

    Locating Private Foundation Funding

    Thursday, July 20 10:00am-12:00pm CST
    Springfield, Illinois | In-person

    Free community workshop on locating private foundation funding & introduction to the Central Illinois Nonprofit Resource Center's resources.

    Moving Your Board Beyond Events-Based Fundraising

    Jul 20, 2017 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm  ET
    Webinar

    Do your board members help only with special events fundraising? Learn how to turn special events into a launching point for your board members to recruit new supporters (particularly for major gifts), deepen existing relationships, and get out and ask year-round.

    Introduction to Corporate Giving

    Jul 20, 2017 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm 
    New York, New York | In-person

    Learn more about accessing corporate support for your organization.

    Introduction to Fundraising Planning

    Thursday, July 20 2:00pm-4:00pm EST
    Boynton Beach, Florida | In-person

    Does your organization need help directing its fundraising efforts? Planning focuses your organization by setting fundraising priorities and helps give staff and board members a roadmap to success.

    Introduction to Proposal Writing

    Jul 21, 2017 11:00 am - 1:00 pm  ET
    Laurel, Maryland | In-person

    Introduction To Fundraising

    Friday, July 21 3:00pm-4:00pm EST
    Marion, North Carolina | In-person

    Fundraising is the vehicle that lets nonprofits do their work.

    Introduction to Finding Grants

    Monday, July 24 6:30pm-8:00pm EST
    Tampa, Florida | In-person

    Discover what funders are looking for in nonprofits seeking grants and how to find potential funders.  

    Proposal Writing Boot Camp

    Jul 25, 2017 9:00 am - Jul 27, 2017   4:00 pm 
    New York, New York | In-person

    Join us for three days of immersion into the proposal writing process and discover how to craft a compelling proposal package. You’ll become familiar with the components of a competitive grant proposal and a well-organized budget, and you’ll develop a targeted list of foundation funding prospects.

    *Special Program* LinkedIn: Launch & Grow Your Own Professional Network While Enhancing Your Nonprofit’s Reputation

    Jul 25, 2017 10:00 am - 11:30 am  ET
    Washington, District of Columbia | In-person

    Introduction to Proposal Writing

    Jul 25, 2017 10:30 am - 12:00 pm  ET
    Atlanta, Georgia | In-person

    Learn the key components of a proposal to a foundation.

    Introduction to Project Budgets

    Jul 25, 2017 12:30 pm - 2:00 pm  ET
    Atlanta, Georgia | In-person

    Learn to prepare and present a budget in a grant proposal.

    Video Strategy for Do-Gooders

    Jul 25, 2017 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm  PT
    San Francisco In-person

    This 60 minute workshop will help your organization craft an effective and integrated video strategy that will give you a solid ROI.

    Video Strategy for Do-Gooders

    Jul 25, 2017 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm  ET
    Livestream

    This 60 minute workshop will help your organization craft an effective and integrated video strategy that will give you a solid return on your investment.

    Introduction to Fundraising Planning

    Jul 26, 2017 10:00 am - 12:00 pm  ET
    Charlotte, North Carolina | In-person

    Does your organization need help directing its fundraising efforts? Planning focuses your organization by setting fundraising priorities and helps give staff and board members a roadmap to success.

    Foundation Center Orientation & Introduction to Foundation Directory Online

    Jul 27, 2017 9:00 am - 10:00 am  PT
    San Francisco, California | In-person

    Discover what resources we offer and learn about Foundation Directory Online.

    Mediating and Resolving Conflict in the Workplace

    Thursday, July 27 9:00am-10:30am PST
    Richmond, California | In-person

    The Fertile Space Between Right and Wrong:Mediating and Resolving Conflict in the Workplace

    Facilitator: Danny Ceballos, Unleashed Consulting

    10 Questions to Help Keep Your Nonprofit Out of Legal Trouble

    Jul 27, 2017 10:30 am - 12:00 pm  ET
    Atlanta, Georgia | In-person

    Identify unknown legal risks to the organization

    Speed Networking

    Thursday, July 27 5:30pm-7:30pm EST
    Waldorf, Maryland | In-person

    Join CCPL and Charles County Chamber of Commerce's Young Professionals Group for speed networking. Meet mentors and future employers while learning success tips that could take you to the next level in your career; attendees will rotate between various business insiders. Don't miss this opportunity to obtain insight that will help you reach your full potential!

    Introduction to Fundraising Planning

    Jul 28, 2017 11:00 am - 12:30 pm 
    New York, New York | In-person

    Learn more about the basic steps for developing a fundraising plan.

    Introduction to Finding Grants

    Monday, July 31 2:00pm-4:00pm MT
    Salt Lake City, Utah | In-person

    Learn the 10 most important things you need to know about finding grants for your nonprofit.