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2019 Funders Institute

2019 FUNDERS INSTITUTE

July 22-24, 2019
Funders Together to End Homelessness is excited to present our annual Funders Institute, held in conjunction with the National Conference on Ending Homelessness in Washington, D.C. The Funders Institute is our largest event for funders to learn from each other and experts about philanthropy’s ...

2019 Summer Institute in Educational Fundraising

2019 SUMMER INSTITUTE IN EDUCATIONAL FUNDRAISING

July 21-25, 2019
Be a part of the tradition and kick off your career in advancement. CASE's flagship training programs are for early-career professionals in educational fundraising. This unique and intensive learning experience provides you with the foundation you need to further your career and impact your inst...

MCN Nonprofit Fundraising Conference

MCN NONPROFIT FUNDRAISING CONFERENCE

July 25-25, 2019
The MCN Nonprofit Fundraising Conference is designed for the entire philanthropic community and it provides the attendees with the opportunity to find valuable learning and networking and all individuals who participate or are looking to better understand the grand task of philanthropy are encourage...

2019 Nonprofit Fundraising Conference

2019 NONPROFIT FUNDRAISING CONFERENCE

July 25-25, 2019
The savvy nonprofit development professional knows that fundraising is a lot more than just writing grants. It's cultivating individual donors, nurturing networks, building relationships, clearly communicating your mission, and motivating people toward action. It's thinking outside the box t...

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...

2019 Forum Annual Conference

2019 FORUM ANNUAL CONFERENCE

July 15-17, 2019
ForumCon19 will bring together the leadership and staff of all regional and national philanthropy-serving organizations (PSOs) working to advance, inform and support the nation’s philanthropic sector. It’s the only conference where we can delve into our unique role as CEOs and staff of P...

High Value Fundraising - Unlocking Trusts and Major Donors

HIGH VALUE FUNDRAISING - UNLOCKING TRUSTS AND MAJOR DONORS

July 17-17, 2019
After a highly popular Trusts and Foundations Masterclass in 2018, we are bringing it back and expanding to a whole day of high value giving covering both trusts and major donors with the fabulous Emma Beeston and Mike Bartlett. Suitable for fundraisers of all levels, CEOs, trustees and organis...

 

Webinars

JUL 23, 2019 | 01:00 PM
GIVING TUESDAY 2019: HOW TO LAUNCH A CAMPAIGN THAT BRINGS IN MORE DONORS AND DOLLARS
We know that organizations on Classy raise 13x more money and acquire 4x more new donors on Giving Tuesday than on a typical day of the year. We also know that those Giving Tuesday donors are 150% more likely to give multiple times in one day than on other days during year-end fundraising....
JUL 24, 2019 | 01:00 PM
THE FUTURE OF PHILANTHROPY AND WHY DIVERSITY MATTERS
The IUPUI Lilly Family School of Philanthropy released a new report called Women Give 2019: Gender and Giving Across Communities of Color. This report examines the giving patterns, priorities, and attitudes of America’s wealthiest households and, in particular, explores the intersect...
JUL 24, 2019 | 02:00 PM
IS STARTING A NONPROFIT RIGHT FOR YOU?
Starting a nonprofit can seem terrifically complicated is it worth it this class can help you decide. In this session you will learn the legal and logistical elements necessary to start a successful nonprofit. You will also learn about possible alternatives to starting your own nonprofit t...
JUL 24, 2019 | 1:30 PM
ONLINE TOOLS THAT HELP NONPROFITS LEARN, LISTEN & ENGAGE
Every day you learn about a new mobile app or piece of software that will “change your life.” There’s so much coming at you, it sometimes feels like you’re drinking through a fire hose. Learn how to make technology your friend. In his most revealing session, Jay tak...
JUL 24, 2019 | 1:00PM
2019 PURSUANT GIVING OUTLOOK
Every nonprofit leader wants to be a confident decision maker. For years, industry reports and fundraising benchmarks have provided insight into what’s happening in the industry. But with so many industry reports circulating, it can be hard to know what to do with all the information...
JUL 24, 2019 | 11:00AM
GIVING WISELY – HOW TO APPLY A PROACTIVE APPROACH TO FINDING & EVALUATING CHARITIES
Over last the century, philanthropy has played a pivotal role in underwriting social change Generous giving has impacted many vital areas of our lives, including the eradication of polio in the United States and then across most of the world, reduction of smoking rates in the US by more 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 ...

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)....