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2020 Nonprofit Finance & Sustainability Conference

2020 NONPROFIT FINANCE & SUSTAINABILITY CONFERENCE

April 14-14, 2020
Leadership is about strong relationships, emotional intelligence, and team work. At the same time, leadership is about fiscal transparency, ethical decision making, and taking a long-term view. At this year's Nonprofit Finance & Sustainability Conference, you'll have an opportunity to fo...

Oregon Nonprofit Leaders Conference

OREGON NONPROFIT LEADERS CONFERENCE

April 20-21, 2020
Enjoy spacious, newly renovated rooms and suites featuring comfortable, one-of-a-kind, retro-modern furnishings. Many rooms include private balconies with inspiring views of the surrounding Ashland hills. Adjoining rooms are available upon request. Ashland offers something for everyone, from golf cl...

ContentTECH Summit

CONTENTTECH SUMMIT

April 20-22, 2020
Our ContentTECH mission is clear: We want to show how the effective use of technology and better processes can help your strategic efforts to create, manage, deliver and scale your enterprise content and provide your customers with better digital experiences. Come to the ContentTECH Summit to learn ...

TNPA Fundraising and Marketing Conference

TNPA FUNDRAISING AND MARKETING CONFERENCE

April 21-23, 2020
In today’s challenging fundraising environment, how are Catholic organizations managing hurdles while staying true to our mission? How can we separate our organizations from crisis-focused news headlines? As congregations are turning to lay people for key staff positions, like development and ...

Nonprofit Labs

NONPROFIT LABS

April 02-02, 2020
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 past pa...

AMPLIFY PDX: Nonprofit Digital Marketing Conference

AMPLIFY PDX: NONPROFIT DIGITAL MARKETING CONFERENCE

April 01-01, 2020
Nonprofit fundraisers and marketers are invited to attend a one-day conference in downtown Portland on April 1, 2020, to gain an understanding of the current state of digital marketing and how your organization can maximize its fundraising opportunities and personalize communication with supporters ...

The Nonprofit Technology Conference (NTC) is the can’t-miss technology event for the nonprofit sector.

THE NONPROFIT TECHNOLOGY CONFERENCE (NTC) IS THE CAN’T-MISS TECHNOLOGY EVENT FOR THE NONPROFIT SECTOR.

March 24-26, 2020
Next spring in Baltimore, MD, gather together with more than 2,200 of your nonprofit colleagues to connect, learn, and find new ways to spark change with technology.

Nonprofit Workshop: Define Your Impact to Attract Funding

NONPROFIT WORKSHOP: DEFINE YOUR IMPACT TO ATTRACT FUNDING

March 26-26, 2020
Funders often see their grants as an investment in change. They want to know your track record, goals and the impact of your programs. In this workshop, we will help you script your theory of change using a logic model so that you can have a more competative case for grant funding.

 

Webinars

APR 14, 2020 | 1:00PM
COVID-19: HOW NONPROFITS ARE ADAPTING TO CHANGE
Please join BDO USA, LLP for the next session of our 2020 BDO KNOWLEDGE Nonprofit and Education Webinar Series, “COVID-19: How Nonprofits Are Adapting to Change." As nonprofit organizations continue adapting to the effects of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) in the U.S. and acro...
APR 14, 2020 | 1:00PM
LEADERSHIP STRATEGIES TO HELP YOUR NONPROFIT SURVIVE
The nonprofit world is in uncharted territory. What should nonprofit boards and staff be doing right now in order to give our organizations the best chance to make it through? In this interactive webinar, we'll provide a three-step framework for creating inclusive leadership to help yo...
APR 14, 2020 | 10:00AM
#GIVINGTUESDAYNOW: 4 WAYS TO MAXIMIZE YOUR MAY 5TH FUNDRAISING CAMPAIGN
Recently, Giving Tuesday announced the creation of a new movement—“a global day of giving and unity, set to take place on May 5, 2020 as an emergency response to the unprecedented need caused by COVID-19.” This is a major opportunity for us to join the global conversation...
APR 15, 2020 | 1:00PM
A PROVEN ROADMAP FOR RAISING MORE MONEY – 5 ESSENTIALS OF EFFECTIVE NONPROFIT MARKETING
Most nonprofits struggle with marketing. Are you frustrated that more people don't engage with your cause and donate? In this session, you'll discover the marketing secrets of charity: water, World Vision and other successful organizations - and how you can apply them to grow your ...
APR 15, 2020 | 3:00PM
2020 NONPROFIT CYBERSECURITY INCIDENT REPORT
Join CTO and Nonprofit Cybersecurity expert Matthew Eshleman as he walks through the second annual Community IT Nonprofit Cybersecurity Incident Report. This report looks at the different types of attacks that occur at small and mid-sized nonprofit organizations. Is your nonprofit prepared...
APR 16, 2020 | 1:30PM
SOCIAL MEDIA 101 FOR NONPROFITS
This session includes practical tips and tools for extending your cause and mission via social media. We cover the basics of using social media for your nonprofit organization and give you handy tips for the “big 3:” Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn. You may be surprised to learn...

INTRO TO SNAPCHAT FOR NONPROFITS
In this free webinar, we’ll dive into an introduction to Snapchat for nonprofits. We’ll look at hownonprofits can get started on Snapchat, what they can/should post, and who’s already using Snapchat.
NONPROFIT SECRETS TO RAISING CORPORATE DOLLARS
You’ve been diversifying your development efforts for a while, grants, and individual donors, and earned revenue. But it’s time to take advantage of one more funding avenue: corporate dollars. Not sure where to start? Find out how to reach those local business funds in our reco...
3 KEYS TO SETTING UP YOUR FUNDRAISING CALENDAR FOR SUCCESS
Now that the 2015 giving season is over, you’re probably knee deep into planning your fundraising calendar for 2016. We invited special guest Brad Davies, Fundraising Expert from NextAfter to share his experience and talk through a specific strategy on how to grow your organization t...
NONPROFIT INSIGHTS PART 2 – PLANNING FOR THE FUTURE: BUILDING A STRONG BOARD
Board members play a critical role in the success of all sizes and types of organizations—yet most haven’t been properly trained. In this webinar we’ll discuss governance/policies, legal and ethical responsibilities, self-evaluation, committees and recruitment. We’l...
FUNDRAISING TIPS FOR DIRECTORS OF NONPROFIT ORGANISATIONS WEBINAR
In small to medium organisations, CEOs and Board Members have a key role to play in fundraising. Not everything can be allocated to staff, and there are things that only Directors can do. This webinar is designed for organisations with at least one fundraising staff member.
GREAT NONPROFIT BOARDS AND HOW TO BUILD YOURS
At Tides, we see the important contributions that a highly functioning board can have in the growth and stability of a nonprofit. Likewise, we also have seen the problems that arise when there are misunderstandings, misaligned expectations, and a lack of investment into board purpose and h...

RESOURCES

Here we are all living in the new normal that is the COVID-19 pandemic. Most organizations are worried about or are already struggling financially in the wake of COVID-19. The looming economic recessi...

With the spread of COVID-19, businesses and nonprofits around the world are forced to change the way we communicate during a crisis. This poses an existential risk for nonprofits who rely on galas and...

Philanthropy has always been centered on individuals giving back to causes that ignite an emotional response. In recent years, this emotional connection to important causes combined with controversial...

In-person peer-to-peer events — like runs, walks and rides — have been a fundraising staple for nonprofits for years. Today, virtual peer-to-peer fundraising events and campaigns have a cr...

It’s estimated that Americans donated more than $427.71 billion to US charities in 2018, according to The Annual Report on Philanthropy for 2019. Consequently, many accountancy firms specialise ...

Twice this week, I have heard from nonprofit organizations that boards of directors have “forbidden” them to conduct any type of fundraising during this period of Coronavirus-induced uncer...

For the majority of nonprofits, you can’t afford to pause your fundraising efforts, even in the midst of a global pandemic. It just means you have to be more creative with your methods and strat...

The Coronavirus Aid Relief and Economic Security Act (the “CARES Act”) provides important public funding to small businesses. The following are some of the highlights of the Paycheck Prote...

Nonprofits often overlook one fundraising goldmine hidden right under their noses: the office place! With the rise of corporate social responsibility, many companies actually want to fundraise for cha...