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Revitalizing Your Donor Relations Program

REVITALIZING YOUR DONOR RELATIONS PROGRAM

November 20-22, 2019
Develop a comprehensive donor relations strategy for each of your donor segments to improve the effectiveness of your recognition, engagement, and cultivation efforts. This conference will allow you to explore the four pillars of a sound donor relations strategy and help you: Assess strengths and we...

48th ANNUAL ARNOVA CONFERENCE

48TH ANNUAL ARNOVA CONFERENCE

November 21-23, 2019
We live in an increasingly polarized world—full of dichotomies and dualisms: Us versus them, the haves and the have nots, “light” versus “dark,” good versus evil. We see this in diverse settings around the globe: contested transitions of power in the Republic of Congo a...

Association for Research on Nonprofit Organizations and Voluntary Action Conference

ASSOCIATION FOR RESEARCH ON NONPROFIT ORGANIZATIONS AND VOLUNTARY ACTION CONFERENCE

November 21-23, 2019
Association for Research on Nonprofit Organizations and Voluntary Action Conference will focus on the good that our sector brings to the world through NGO relief organizations aiding the displaced, philanthropists donating to help the poor and disadvantaged, activists peacefully organizing to bring ...

GivingTuesday

GIVINGTUESDAY

December 03-03, 2019
GivingTuesday is a global day of giving fueled by the power of social media and collaboration. Celebrated on the Tuesday following Thanksgiving (in the U.S.) and the widely recognized shopping events Black Friday and Cyber Monday, GivingTuesday kicks off the charitable season, when many focus on the...

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...

The Philanthropy Northwest Annual Conference

THE PHILANTHROPY NORTHWEST ANNUAL CONFERENCE

November 18-19, 2019
We believe philanthropy is at its best when it is collaborative, transparent and equitable. Our annual conference - the largest convening of grantmakers in the Northwest - provides space for funders to learn from peers how philanthropy can build capacity in the social sector, commit to racial equity...

Grant Professionals Association

GRANT PROFESSIONALS ASSOCIATION

November 06-09, 2019
The Grant Professionals Association, a nonprofit membership association, builds and supports an international community of grant professionals committed to serving the greater public good by practicing the highest ethical and professional standards. Founded in 1997, GPA has grown to close to 2,000 a...

 

Webinars

NOV 20, 2019 | 1:30PM
ONLINE FUNDRAISING PERFORMANCE: DOES YOUR NONPROFIT MEASURE UP?
Online fundraising is managed most effectively when performance metrics are measured—something the most successful nonprofits do regularly. In this session, Firespring’s CEO Jay Wilkinson shares the best detailed formulas every nonprofit should use to track metrics and measure ...
NOV 20, 2019 | 11:00AM
STRENGTHENING NONPROFIT ACCOUNTABILITY THROUGH AUDIT-READY FINANCIALS
Whether you're an organization, association, foundation—or any other type of nonprofit—one thing is true: you're subject to an audit. Join Sage Intacct, provider of the only cloud financial management solution recommended by the AICPA, to learn how you can automate audi...
NOV 20, 2019 | 1:00PM
MULTI-CHANNEL FUNDRAISING TO AMP UP YOUR FUNDRAISING AND OTHER CAMPAIGNS
asked with developing a fundraising or awareness campaign? Effective storytelling has the power to inspire action. Storytelling is one of the most powerful and effective marketing tools available because they are easy to tell, easy to share, and easy to remember. Achieve your marketing and...
NOV 20, 2019 | 11:00AM
TAX RISKS FOR NONPROFIT ORGANIZATIONS
Many nonprofit organizations may be tax-exempt under IRC 501(c)(3), but this does not mean they are immune from tax risks and regulations. Continued governmental scrutiny of the exempt status of nonprofits coupled with the general exemption requirements mean that organizations need to unde...
NOV 20, 2019 | 1:00PM
NOT-FOR-PROFIT INDUSTRY GOVERNANCE & FINANCIAL MANAGEMENT WEBINAR SERIES
CohnReznick's 2019 Not-for-Profit Industry Perspectives Report indicates that technology is seen as both a savior and a conundrum as many not-for-profits struggle to keep up with rapidly changing technological advances. Yet, there is a bright future ahead for organizations that learn h...
NOV 20, 2019 | 11:00AM
SUCCESSFUL FUNDRAISING: 5 KEY MESSAGES TO RAISE MORE
One of the biggest challenges leaders in the nonprofit world face is raising enough money to have the mission impact they desire. Janeal will walk you through her signature 5 keys to raising more within your nonprofit organization without sacrificing your time and resources.

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)....