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Fundraising Conference

FUNDRAISING CONFERENCE

May 22-23, 2019
The Fundraising Conference offered a highly engaging delegate experience that explored major innovations across the digital space, individual giving, major donors, corporate partnerships, trusts and foundations and more.

Media Impact Funders Forum

MEDIA IMPACT FUNDERS FORUM

May 23-23, 2019
Cultural organizations are increasingly relying upon film and digital media to strengthen their programming onsite and to reach a broader audience online and in their communities. Innovative figures at museums and other arts organizations are leading the way, with significant support from philanthro...

Charity Law Seminar

CHARITY LAW SEMINAR

May 23-23, 2019
The Charity Law Seminar will explain the most important practical questions around the taxation of associations, foundations and the gGmbH and take up the current developments in charitable and donation law. The seminar is particularly suitable for participants who want to get involved systematicall...

Community Fundraising

COMMUNITY FUNDRAISING

May 29-30, 2019
Community Fundraising is a multi-faceted role requiring confident leadership and a strategic approach. This course will help the attendees to develop an effective community fundraising programme and embed this area of fundraising into their organisation. It will also assist them to manage and develo...

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...

Nonprofit Organizations Conference

NONPROFIT ORGANIZATIONS CONFERENCE

May 20-21, 2019
Nonprofit Organizations Conference is a unique platform for accountants in practice and industry who need an in-depth update of recent standards of particular importance to small business and nonprofit organizations.

Washington State Nonprofit Conference 2019

WASHINGTON STATE NONPROFIT CONFERENCE 2019

May 20-21, 2019
Join Washington Nonprofits for their annual state-wide conference in Bellevue, Washington on May 21, 2019. The pre-conference sessions will be on May 20, 2019, with deep-dive tracks that will focus on volunteer management, fundraising strategy and risk strategy. Meet with nonprofit leaders from acro...

 

Webinars

MAY 22, 2019 | 01:00 PM
SHOWCASING THE BEST OF DIGITAL FUNDRAISING
That’s right, we’re firing up the very best digital fundraising examples from nonprofits like yours. This session will inspire and equip you with concrete tactics you can implement in your next digital fundraising campaign. We’ll explore great content, unique thinking and...
MAY 22, 2019 | 10:00 AM
PROJECT MANAGEMENT TOOLS FOR NONPROFIT PROFESSIONALS
Here’s the scenario – you have too many tasks and too little time – what can you possibly do all the things on your plate within a 24 hour day?! While the Project Management Institute offers a distinct set of phases that serves as the global benchmark for all project mana...
MAY 22, 2019 | 01:00 PM
4 RECURRING GIVING BEST PRACTICES TO MAXIMIZE LIFETIME DONOR VALUE
We know recurring donors are five times more valuable than one-time donors, but that's not all. Recent data reveals recurring donors are highly engaged with your cause with 25% returning to give on top of their monthly subscription gift. Are you investing enough time in growing and ste...
MAY 23, 2019 | 11:00 AM
INTERPRETING THE 2019 FEDERAL ELECTION—WHAT DOES IT MEAN FOR NOT FOR PROFITS
A federal election is just weeks away. Whatever the result, your organisation needs to dissect the outcome. And, if there is a new Labor government in place, it will need to do a deep dive. Presented by former political adviser and CEO of award-winning communications and government en...
MAY 23, 2019 | 02:00 PM
HOW TO DO A STRATEGIC SELF-AUDIT OF NONPROFIT STRENGTHS & WEAKNESSES
Want a ticket to become a futurist leader? Then get off your status quo derriere and join us for a deep gaze into your own crystal ball! A SWOT analysis takes a structured approach that looks at where you are and where you’re headed, based on discernible internal and external factors...
MAY 29, 2019 | 2:00 PM
INTRODUCTION TO FINDING GRANTS
Discover what funders are looking for in nonprofits seeking grants and how to find potential funders in this introductory course. You will learn the 10 most important things you need to know about finding grants, including: Who funds nonprofits and what are their motivations.&nbs...

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.
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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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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)....