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Nonprofit Organizations Primer

NONPROFIT ORGANIZATIONS PRIMER

January 23-24, 2020
The conference will feature nationally recognized experts from private foundations, public charities, law, finance, and government discussing the latest tax, legislative and governance issues affecting nonprofit organizations.

2020 Nonprofit Organizations Institute

2020 NONPROFIT ORGANIZATIONS INSTITUTE

January 20-24, 2020
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Not-for-profit forum 2020

NOT-FOR-PROFIT FORUM 2020

February 10-11, 2020
Financial sustainability and digital disruption are influencing the future of NFPs. Be equipped to lead through complex change by attending Canada’s premiere event for not-for-profit leaders.

Yale Philanthropy Conference

YALE PHILANTHROPY CONFERENCE

February 14-14, 2020
Yale Philanthropy Conference is a student-run convening, and host to philanthropic and nonprofit leaders who seek to tackle the social sector's most pressing challenges. It is an interdisciplinary forum for current and future leaders focused on the business of social change.

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...

42nd Annual Nonprofit Conference (NYC)

42ND ANNUAL NONPROFIT CONFERENCE (NYC)

January 09-16, 2020
This Conference will Provide an Update on Key and New Developments for Organizations Within the Not-for-Profit Sector. Our Speakers will Help You Navigate the Latest Issues Affecting NYS Nonprofits.

NP-LEAD: Envision

NP-LEAD: ENVISION

January 06-06, 2020
NP–LEAD: Envision will be held in conjunction with the 2020 Alliance Management Institute (AMI) in Kansas City on January 5-7, 2020. Hear from Kishshana Palmer, Founder and CEO of Kishshana & Co., as well as other nationally recognized speakers. Attend workshop sessions that focus on the m...

 

Webinars

JAN 22, 2020 | 2:00PM
WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT DONOR-ADVISED FUNDS IN 2020
Although they aren’t “new,” donor-advised funds sure are a “hot” topic of discussion. The first donor-advised funds date back to the 1930’s, and regulatory recognition came in the form of the Tax Reform Act of 1969. Why are DAFs such a frequent topic of ...
JAN 22, 2020 | 3:00PM
NONPROFIT TECHNOLOGY TRENDS ROUNDTABLE WEBINAR: 2020
Join four Community IT Innovators experts for the first webinar of 2020. We present an “ask the experts” free-wheeling discussion–a nonprofit technology trends roundtable 2020 on trends we expect to deliver new impact this year. Of course we will touch on IT Cybersecurity...
JAN 22, 2020 | 12:00PM
CREATING AND USING DONOR PERSONAS FOR ONLINE FUNDRAISING
Your donor base is far from uniform. Each supporter comes to you with a unique set of motivations, priorities, and interests. So why would you use a one-size-fits-all approach to online fundraising? The first half of the session will introduce personas and lay out a framework for creating ...
JAN 22, 2020 | 11:00AM
HOW TO BECOME A DATA-DRIVEN NONPROFIT FINANCE LEADER
As a nonprofit finance leader, you need fact-based data analytics to provide lines of sight across the organization and enable you to make informed decisions. You need to transition from historical scorekeeper to future-focused data-driven strategist, but how?
JAN 23, 2020 | 12:00PM
HOW TO GET MORE VISITS WITH POTENTIAL DONORS
Face-to-face meetings are one of the most important components in engaging donors and raising funds. It’s absolutely critical for major gift work and corporate giving. And yet, getting those meetings in today’s fast-paced, busy world can be incredibly difficult.
JAN 23, 2020 | 2:00PM
3 FUNDRAISING TRENDS TO CAPITALIZE ON IN 2020
With the year-end giving season behind you, the New Year presents an opportunity to press pause and evaluate what’s working, what’s not working, and opportunities to improve. To help nonprofits up-level their annual fundraising strategies, the team at Classy is joining us to sh...

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 ...

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.
In a news ...

Private-equity investors are combining the nation's largest security-guard services into a single giant company. In the biggest merger, announced this morning, AlliedBarton Security Services, the ...

The Board of Trustees of the Financial Accounting Foundation (FAF) has appointed five new members to the Financial Accounting Standards Advisory Council (FASAC)....