Wed, Dec 02, 2015 at 1pm EDT / 10am PDT
What will happen the next time you have the opportunity to connect with an elected official or other potential sponsor? Imagine that s/he is standing in front of you, curious and asks: "How can I help?" What will you say?
To create lasting and sustainable change, you need strong advocacy and... (continued)
Wed, Nov 04, 2015 at 1pm EDT / 10am PDT
Does your mission statement differentiate your nonprofit clearly and concisely? Could it describe any of several other organizations? If you're clear about your value to your community, stakeholders and/or cause, why bother to “wordsmith” your mission statement? The answers to these questions can... (continued)
Wed, Jan 20, 2016 at 1pm EDT / 10am PDT
Finding Foundation Funders – In this valuable workshop you will learn about researching private foundations and their grants, and develop an ability to ascertain motivations for foundation support. The workshop provides simple steps to seeking foundation support, including how to do foundation research, approaching a... (continued)
Wed, Jul 01, 2015 at 1pm EDT / 10am PDT
Creating long-lasting relationships and inspiring donors to give again and again is not as easy as you might think. What do donors want? It’s simple really: to feel truly appreciated with a heartfelt thank you. However, it’s deceptively simple. Why? You want your donors to feel... (continued)
Completed by: Desiree Del-Zio, David Drazenovich, Suzanne Person, Ashley Rodriguez
Although MAAC has successfully operated Casa, and a similar facility for men, empowering individuals to achieve the goal of long-term sobriety, the organization wants to better understand if Casa fits within the mission of MAAC, and to assess its... (continued)
Remus Badea received a BM and MM under full scholarship in Violin Performance from Univ. of Cincinnati - College Conservatory of Music (CCM), where he studied under world-renowned teacher, Dorothy Delay. Previous teachers include Mihaela Ashkenazi of the Chicago Symphony Orchestra, Won-Bin Yim and Piotr Milewski. Mr. Badea performs solo concerts and recitals,... (continued)
At Gill Consulting (officially Gill Nonprofit Consulting), we like to take up challenges. Created and managed by Iffat R.Gill, the motivation behind our work is to design solutions that sparks positive change!
What we do?
Do you have a problem with engaging your donors, volunteers or your target audiences? With... (continued)
Wed, Oct 15, 2014 at 1pm EDT / 10am PDT
Experiencing generational communication challenges and problems? You are not alone! Sherri Petro of VPI Strategies shares her top 10 generational gems gleaned from the over 250 generational workshops she has conducted. You will increase your generational quotient and reduce the misunderstandings that abound with multiple... (continued)
Joel is the author of "Keep On Voting After The Election - How ordinary people get what they want from government" the grass roots manual used by associations. The book is designed to help organizations recruit, educate, motivate and activate a powerful grass roots army.
That book and others feature success stories and advice from elected officials, lobbyists,... (continued)
Do you want, or need, to up your game as a grantwriter? Maybe you’re thinking about entering the field? If you have strong writing skills (even if you were not an English major), ask yourself if you have the other characteristics it takes to shine!
- Content knowledge as a specialist or generalist in your field: Of course,... (continued)
Is your organization a Dust Collector, Compliance Officer, or Coach? Ideally, your performance measurement initiatives result in desired outcomes, such as improved performance, increased funding, and improved public relations. Has this been your experience? Or are you like many organizations... (continued)
Successful major gift development is both methods and mindset; this book gives you the tools you need to build solid major-gift development mindset that turns your board, volunteers, and staff into active participants and partners in the process.
With her dynamic and enlightening seminars and... (continued)
Tue, Jul 08, 2014 at 1pm EDT / 10am PDT
Your organization's website is critical to your success. It's the place to tell the world about your mission and motivate visitors to take action - whether it's making a donation or signing up for your services. For many organizations, it's difficult to know where to start. What do you do next with your website and how... (continued)
Motivated by Christ, our mission is to end domestic abuse.
Safe Haven Ministries, located in Grand Rapids, Michigan, believes in a multi-faceted approach to solving the problem of domestic abuse in our community.
We offer confidential emergency shelter for women and children fleeing domestic violence; support... (continued)
Everyone at your nonprofit would like to earn more revenue and raise more funds. Boards, seeking to motivate staff and create momentum, tend to set optimistic income goals. Staffs, recognizing implementation challenges, seek conservative ones. When expectations differ, challenges result!
Shellye L. Lyons is a native of Muskogee, Oklahoma. As Owner/Business Manager of Paradise Legal Support & Secretarial Services, she provides specialized business support services to a variety of individuals, authors, attorneys, corporations, nonprofit organizations, and small to medium business owners. She also serves as Executive Director of the National... (continued)
Wed, May 21, 2014 at 1pm EDT / 10am PDT
The essential success of a nonprofit organization is dependent upon leadership--both volunteer and professional. In this fast-paced webinar, we will focus on the core responsibilities of the board--both individually... (continued)
Wed, May 07, 2014 at 1pm EDT / 10am PDT
Does your board refuse to accept their fundraising responsibility? Are they willing but not educated/trained in fundraising? Does the board lack enthusiasm for fundraising? Have you wondered if it is time for an extreme makeover of your board?
If so, this webinar is for you. In this session, we will discuss the role... (continued)
Started 2014-04-30T19:00:00ZWednesday, April 30, 2014 at 07:00PM UTC, lasted for about 1 hour
Want to revolutionize your fundraising? Figure out which donors are right for you. Concentrate on the ones who give, advocate, and adore your nonprofit, its mission, and its programs. Avoid those DOA's - donors who are dead on arrival - who make you sorry you won their gifts in the first place. Sounds easy,... (continued)
Annual Appeal Writing Buddy
The Annual Appeal Writing Buddy is one of our most helpful lists of useful tips and proven tools to use when constructing your next annual appeal.
10 full pages chock-full of information.
Included in your Buddy will be:
-helpful tips on the questions to ask before you write;... (continued)
Your nonprofit's mission statement drives and defines your organization. It should act as the motivation for staff, leadership and all of your supporters. If you're not sure what a mission statement is, read Montana Nonprofit Association's short article Q&A - Vision, Mission, Values Defined . Take these three... (continued)
It is time to face some hard realities in the government and nonprofit sectors. Things are not going to get easier if the sector maintains the status quo. Waiting for the economy to rebound is no longer a valid excuse for making radical changes to the way business is done. Even though the economy is getting better, the social... (continued)
How are you ensuring your organization's longevity? One strategy is making sure that the next generation is ready. Use these tools shared on 4Good.org to reach across the generation gap.
Communication breakdown is often sited as a challenge to engaging younger staff and supporters. Read... (continued)