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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...

The big charity digital conference

THE BIG CHARITY DIGITAL CONFERENCE

November 20-20, 2019
What a difference a year can make in digital. Our annual, sell-out digital conference will convene again this year to explore the latest changes, trends and innovations to help your charity thrive in the ever-evolving digital environment. This event is designed for charity digital, marketing and com...

Not-For-Profit and Health Care Conference

NOT-FOR-PROFIT AND HEALTH CARE CONFERENCE

November 19-20, 2019
The Not-For-Profit and Health Care Conference will cover areas like Multiple speakers. Multiple topics, Conferences give you a chance of access to multiple speakers, who each present a high-level update. WSCPA conferences feature nationally-recognized experts or local favourites who are known in the...

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...

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...

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...

Nonprofit Lab

NONPROFIT LAB

November 08-08, 2019
Our Nonprofit Labs are a deep dive day filled with networking, and learning best practices to bring back to your nonprofit.  The day is focused on providing practical strategies to help nonprofits be more effective in the fundraising, communications, board development and management. Hear what ...

 

Webinars

NOV 14, 2019 | 9:00 AM
RESEARCH FINDINGS FROM NCFP’S SECOND FAMILY PHILANTHROPY STUDY
What are new emerging issues facing philanthropic donors and families? How are families’ funding priorities, governance practices, and approaches to giving and decision-making evolving and changing? How are issues of founder participation, choice of lifespan, and the use of multiple ...
NOV 14, 2019 | 11:30AM
TOP 10 RED FLAGS YOUR NONPROFIT NEEDS TO KNOW ABOUT
There are many warning signs or “Red Flags” that might be happening with your nonprofit right now. The annual audit of a nonprofit organization’s financial statements and review of internal controls and systems can give board members and leadership important clues to the ...
NOV 14, 2019 | 1:00PM
AN INTRODUCTION TO ONLINE FUNDRAISING FOR SMALL AND MEDIUM-SIZED NONPROFITS
Online fundraising is the fasting growing segment of giving. Donors of all ages are using their smartphones, tablets, and computers to connect with causes and to give money to fundraising campaigns. During this free nonprofit webinar, you'll learn the tactics to successfully raise mone...
NOV 14, 2019 | 11:00AM
NONPROFIT SUCCESSION PLANNING MADE EASY
Even though the responsibility for sustainability and leadership transition lies with the board of directors and the organization’s leadership, succession planning is often lacking in nonprofit organizations. The perception that succession planning takes too much time and money (in a...
NOV 18, 2019 | 1:00PM
DONOR EXPERIENCE (DX): UNLOCK THE FUTURE OF YOUR FUNDRAISING RELATIONSHIPS
Put yourself in the donor’s shoes. They don’t want another lapel pin or bumper sticker. They want to know they make a difference to your institution and they are valued. Donor appreciation is not expensive, but neglecting it can be. Research shows that it is seven times more ex...
NOV 19, 2019 | 2:00PM
WHICH LEADERSHIP STYLE IS BEST FOR YOUR NONPROFIT FUNDRAISING?
Join us November 19th at 2pm ET for a webinar with fundraising coach Marc Pitman on how to harness your leadership style to create a strong culture of philanthropy.

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)....