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Oakland Nonprofit Institute

OAKLAND NONPROFIT INSTITUTE

October 17-17, 2019
Oakland Nonprofit Institute features interactive workshops focusing on fundraising, donor relations, board and volunteer management, marketing, event planning, communications, social media, and more. The expert trainers offer information, guidance, and practical strategies to help nonprofits be more...

Nonprofit Lab

NONPROFIT LAB

October 17-17, 2019
Our Nonprofit Labs are a deep-dive day filled with networking and learning the best practices to bring back to your nonprofit.  The day is focused on providing practical strategies to help nonprofits be more effective in fundraising, communications, board development and management. Hear what p...

2019 National Forum on Family Philanthropy

2019 NATIONAL FORUM ON FAMILY PHILANTHROPY

October 16-18, 2019
The National Forum on Family Philanthropy is specifically designed for giving families. Registration is open to individual donors and family members, trustees and staff of family foundations, community foundation donors, family offices, family businesses, and community foundation CEOs or senior staf...

IFC 2019

IFC 2019

October 15-18, 2019
The IFC is the flagship annual event of the Resource Alliance. The IFC is a global community of fundraising professionals, representing nonprofits working in every continent of the globe. The conference draws in over 1,000 delegates and offers high-quality production values and advanced content sess...

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...

CEE FUNDRAISING CONFERENCE 2019

CEE FUNDRAISING CONFERENCE 2019

October 09-11, 2019
The CEE Fundraising Conference will take place on 9-11 October 2019. The conference creates networking and training opportunities for fundraisers, consultants, fundraising suppliers, Board members and CEOs of NGOs, semi-public or other private institutions. The meeting conveys inspirational ideas fo...

SiriusDecisions Summit Europe

SIRIUSDECISIONS SUMMIT EUROPE

October 10-11, 2019
SiriusDecisions Summit Europe is the must attend event for our community of sales, marketing and product innovators and trendsetters that drive growth in the most well-respected high-performing companies in the market today. We will showcase our theme; Achieving High Performance by Aligning the B-to...

 

Webinars

OCT 16, 2019 | 1:00PM
ENGAGING YOUR BOARD FOR BETTER FUNDRAISING
This webinar will explore a 3-step process for building board engagement in fundraising. You'll have the opportunity to reflect on what is and isn't working in engaging your board with fundraising, Then, you'll choose from a variety of possible next steps that will take your bo...
OCT 16, 2019 | 2:00PM
THE FOUR CORNERSTONES OF NONPROFIT BOARD GOVERNANCE WEBINAR
Wouldn’t it be great if every one of your board members knew exactly what they need to do and when? While it is your job to pick enthusiastic and experienced leaders, Funding for Good can help you educate them! Invite your team to join ours for a deep dive into the four cornerstones ...
OCT 17, 2019 | 1:00PM
SO YOUR NONPROFIT HAS BEEN HACKED…NOW WHAT?
Would you know what to do if your nonprofit organization was hacked by a cyber criminal? Find out how to identify if you've been hacked and what to do if it happens at our free webinar! While cybersecurity systems are improving every day, cyber criminals are becoming more and more soph...
OCT 22, 2019 | 12:00PM
12 GOLDEN RULES OF NONPROFIT FINANCE
Nonprofit financial health can seem like an elusive, nuanced and subjective judgment call. But when you break it all down, it boils down to 12 Golden Rules of nonprofit finance that help keep your organization healthy. From budgeting to operating reserves, if you follow these rules, you&rs...
OCT 22, 2019 | 2:00PM
NON-PROFIT ACADEMY
Join us every third Tuesday at 2:00PM of each month with topics included in the the following areas: Establishing your 501(c)3 status, Board Development and Governance, Grantwriting/Fundraising, Planning and Evaluation, Integrating Social Enterprise, Employment Law, Human Resource Developm...
OCT 22, 2019 | 12:00PM
UNLOCKING NEW FUNDRAISING CHANNELS BY CONNECTING YOUR COMMUNITY TO JOBS
In this webinar, Mathison will present a new program opportunity for nonprofits to unlock a new revenue stream by connecting the individuals they serve to job opportunities. Mathison is donating a software and staff support to help nonprofits participate in this model and will share how 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

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