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Conferences

NGO Insight 2017

NGO INSIGHT 2017

November 28-28, 2017
Be part of this unique forum for discussing the specific challenges facing organisations working in international development. Participate in lively panel debates, join targeted roundtable discussions and benefit from expert technical briefings.



Western Slope Nonprofit Summit

WESTERN SLOPE NONPROFIT SUMMIT

November 29-29, 2017
This Conference focuses on connecting the whole organization to fundraising and developing an understanding and collaborative mindset around philanthropy. It will cover 5 steps to building a culture of philanthropy:Demonstrate the impact and wonder of philanthropy,Address the different ways non-deve...

Charity Investment Forum London

CHARITY INVESTMENT FORUM LONDON

November 29-29, 2017
Our annual investment conference will feature a range of high quality presentations from investment experts and charity specialists. This year we will be focusing on investment themes in the morning and hosting a selection of break out sessions in the afternoon, on topics of interest to charity inve...

Making the news: generating positive PR for your charity

MAKING THE NEWS: GENERATING POSITIVE PR FOR YOUR CHARITY

November 30-30, 2017
In a fast-changing media landscape what are the best ways to generate interest and attention for your charity? And how do you turn a moment in the spotlight to best advantage, however it comes about? Join us for top tips, best practice case studies and fresh thinking on how to earn coverage, develop...

Fundraising Live 2017

FUNDRAISING LIVE 2017

February 09-09, 2017
Sponsored
We are delighted to announce that our Fundraising Live conference will return for its third year on 9th February 2017. Following a year of significant disruption across the charity sector, it feels like we have reached a turning point for fundraising. This year’s programme is testament to the ...

BRAND INNOVATORS CONTENT MARKETING IS PUTTING THE MARKETING AND MEDIA INDUSTRIES ON REVIEW.

BRAND INNOVATORS CONTENT MARKETING IS PUTTING THE MARKETING AND MEDIA INDUSTRIES ON REVIEW.

November 25-26, 2016
Sponsored
Content marketing has come of age. Over the past few years, electronic publishing has evolved from a novelty to a core competency and crucial strategy for leading brands. From outsourcing to content marketing factories to building full-fledged newsrooms, brands are creating and distributing more con...

2017 Housing Central – BC’s Non-Profit Housing Conference

2017 HOUSING CENTRAL – BC’S NON-PROFIT HOUSING CONFERENCE

November 19-19, 2017
The 2017 Housing Central Conference will represent collaboration between the housing sector to take action on housing affordability. To be held at the Sheraton Vancouver Airport Hotel in Richmond, BC, from November 19-21, it will bring together key stakeholders in affordable housing to connect direc...

ARNOVA’s 46th Annual Conference

ARNOVA’S 46TH ANNUAL CONFERENCE

November 16-18, 2017
The 2017 ARNOVA conference theme explores the roles that nonprofits and philanthropic organizations take when they attempt to strengthen local communities. How does theory guide our understanding of the intersection between place and nonprofit activity? What methods and models for place-based work a...

 

Webinars

NOV 28, 2017 | 11:30 PM
NEW! USING THE PHONE WITHOUT FEAR: HOW TO MAKE FUNDRAISING PHONE CALLS AND ASK FOR GIFTS
This webinar will give you the confidence you need to pick up the phone and start making effective fundraising calls.Whether it’s asking for money over the phone or using the call to get that all-important meeting with a potential major donor, you’ll learn how to structure and ...
NOV 28, 2017 | 1:30AM
HOW TO START A SUCCESSFUL TWITTER PROGRAM FOR YOUR NONPROFIT!
Large and small nonprofits are using Twitter to achieve their communications goals. Goals such as increasing brand awareness, building influencer networks, and better serving their donors and volunteers.In this live interactive webinar, you will learn:What is Twitter and why it matters to ...
NOV 29, 2017 | 1:00 pm
WEBINAR: DONOR ADVISED FUNDS: A STRATEGIC PHILANTHROPIC JOURNEY
This webinar will detail how integral Donor Advised Funds can be for the Planned Giving ecosystem, whether you’re a small shop or big shop. Donors, their Professional Advisors and the Charities they love come together for collective impact. Donor Advised Funds are offered by Communit...
NOV 30, 2017 | 1:00PM
PROCRASTINATORS UNITE! LAST-MINUTE STRATEGIES FOR YEAR-END GIVING
It's the end of November...so what are you doing for year end giving? If you're in a panic because you neglected to plan for the next 31 days, it's not too late! We'll talk about key things to maximize your fundraising that you can still do now.Here is what you will learn b...
NOV 30, 2017 | 1:00PM
NONPROFIT 911: THE PROCRASTINATOR'S GUIDE TO END OF YEAR FUNDRAISING
What about your year-end fundraising campaign? Did all your efforts to plan early fall short? We've got your back. Join us and our special guest Rachel Muir, CFRE, for the procrastinator's survival guide to year-end fundraising. This webinar is loaded with last-minute tips to boost...
DEC 01, 2017 | 1:00 PM
AN INTRODUCTION TO ONLINE FUNDRAISING FOR SMALL AND MEDIUM-SIZED NONPROFITS
Online fundraising is the fasting growing segment of giving. Donors of all ages are using their smartphones, tablets, and computers to connect with causes and to give money to fundraising campaigns.This webinar will detail the basics of an online fundraising campaign;  how social medi...
DEC 05, 2017 | 1:00PM
BEST PRACTICES TO OPTIMIZE YOUR DONOR DATABASE
Join us for this one-hour webinar where you'll get tips and best practices for evaluating data hygiene, implementing a data clean-up plan, and performing regular database maintenance. With a comprehensive data clean-up plan in place, you'll be well on your way to joining the thousa...

CROWDFUNDING 101: FUNDRAISING PAGES THAT DRIVE DONATIONS
What's the secret to designing a fundraising campaign that grabs the attention of supporters and motivates people to donate? We're revealing the characteristics of hundreds of Classy Crowdfunding campaigns that have raised over $1 million since May 2016. WHAT YOU'LL LEARN IN TH...
GOOGLE AD GRANTS FOR NONPROFITS: HOW TO MAXIMIZE YOUR FREE ADVERTISING SPEND
Did you know that most nonprofits are only able to spend $300 per month out of the $10,000 available through the free Google Ad Grant?  To help you maximize your free advertising spend, we've invited Classy Certified Consultant, Community Boost, to teach you how to set up your Ad ...
THE FORMULA TO DESIGNING A BEAUTIFUL #GIVINGTUESDAY CAMPAIGN
Stand out this #GivingTuesday and design a fundraising campaign that stops your supporters in their tracks.Sign up and learn what elements are unique to successful #GivingTuesday campaigns, why Crowdfunding can support your campaign goals, and strategies to market and promote your #GivingT...
CRUSH YOUR FUNDRAISING GOALS WITH MODERN MARKETING ESSENTIALS
here's no such thing as a successful fundraising campaign without a solid communications plan. Time after time, nonprofits launch a campaign and expect people to just find out about it and take action. In this webinar, we'll cover the fundamentals of a communications plan that work...
PEER-TO-PEER: GROW YOUR DONOR BASE BY LAUNCHING A POWERFUL MOVEMENT
Launching a Peer-to-Peer campaign is a powerful way to empower your supporters to share your message and attract new supporters. It’s also one of the most effective ways to generate new revenue for your organization.
SUSE IN EDUCATION & NON PROFIT
Introduction - Adam Kitcat (SUSE)  Getting the most out of your OES/SUSE entitlement - David Frost (ST FOUR)  SUSE Subscription model - Adam Kitcat (SUSE)
IBM WEBINAR: PREDICTIVE ANALYTICS FOR UNIONS & NON-PROFITS
Unions and Non-profits share a common core: success is critically dependent on their ability to maintain active and involved supporters as well as continuously attracts new participation. With increased competition for support and limited resources available, organizations must be smart an...

RESOURCES

Throughout my career, I worked with accountants who had definite instructions from our owners to collect financial information that would allow them to accurately report “profit and loss” ...

Uber has been pushing to reach profitability in the US and Canada by the second quarter of 2016, and the company now says it's made that goal, according to a new report by Bloomberg's Eric New...

Lawmakers are cracking down on them for shady business practices. But sociology professor Tressie McMillan Cottom says bigger forces are at play....

The nation’s banks are making more money.
Profit rose 12.9 percent to $45.6 billion for the three months that ended Sept. 30, according to the Federal Deposit Insurance Corp.
Just ...

Software giant Oracle (ORCL) reports fiscal Q2 results this Thursday, December 15th, after the closing bell, and several analysts are offering up their views on what to expect.

Street c...

First Solar has undergone a number of changes this year. The company has announced big changes in its module format, with plans to launch two new module designs on the back of impressive technology pr...

Up until now, I think it's been growth, growth growth," Par-Jorgen Parson told Reuters. Parson is a general partner with venture capital firm Northzone, and one of Spotify's first investo...

Uniqlo sold a solid amount of clothes over the past nine months, but the amount of money it pocketed from those sales was a bummer by comparison.Despite a 6.4 percent rise in revenue to ¥1.4346 tr...

Shares of disk-drive and NAND flash chip maker Western Digital  (WDC) are surging in late trading as the company raises its fiscal Q2 outlook for three months ended in December.
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