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July 2017


    Jul 3, 2017

    Foundation Center will be closed for the holiday, but you can explore GrantSpace and send questions to our Online Librarian team 24/7.  If you would like help in-person or wish to search Foundation Center resources for free, explore our map for nearby Funding Information Network locations with different hours of operation.

    Introduction to Corporate Giving

    Jul 5, 2017 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm  ET

    Is your organization ready to seek corporate support?

    Emerging Development Professionals Leadership Circle

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

    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. 

    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!

    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.

    Introduction to Fundraising Planning

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

    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.

    Assessing Your Organization’s Data Maturity

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

    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. 

    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. 

    Mobile 101: Taking Your Cause Mobile

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

    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.

    Moving Your Board Beyond Events-Based Fundraising

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

    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.

    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.

    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.