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Model L: Using LLCs in Fiscal Sponsorship

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Jan 21, 2015  

Learn how the use of LLCs (limited liability companies) in fiscal sponsorship can provide benefits of 501c3 status to nonprofit startup projects while limiting the fiscal sponsor’s liability, from attorneys Steven R. Chiodini and Gregory L. Colvin.

Crowdfunding in the Arts: How To Add This Essential Tool To Your Fundraising Mix

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Oct 21, 2014  

This webinar will demystify the world of crowdfunding, specifically for people and organizations in the arts world, presented by Dana Ostomel, Founder and Chief Gifting Officer of Deposit a

How to Ask for Money from Individuals

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May 14, 2014  

Learn how to avoid some common mistakes in fundraising from individuals and take away specific language to make a strong ask, with Laurene Francois, Training Director at the Grassroots Institute for Fundraising Training (GIFT).

Virtual Coffee & Conversation with W.K. Kellogg Foundation

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Apr 21, 2014  

Linda Jo Doctor, Program Officer of W.K. Kellogg Foundation, talks about the foundation's overall funding efforts, with an emphasis on its Healthy Kids Initiative, which aims to provide children with the healthy food they need for optimal development.

Introduction to Finding Funders

Introduction to Finding Funders
Apr 16, 2014  

This session provides an introduction to one of the key online tools for finding funders, Foundation Directory Online Professional.

Can My Business Be a Nonprofit?

Can My Business Be a Nonprofit?
Feb 26, 2014  

Your business idea has some charitable aspects. Are they enough to qualify for nonprofit status? If so, should you still start a nonprofit? Get answers and guidance from Erin Bradrick, Senior Counsel of NEO Law Group.

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Build Your Matching Gift Mojo

Adam Weinger
Brett Tidwell
Jun 18, 2014  

What efforts should you focus on to maximize the matching gifts that your organization can get? Answers from Adam Weinger, president of Double the Donation, and Brett Tidwell, Coordinator of Matching Gifts for The Association of Former Students, Texas A&M University.

Get Grants for Using Corporate Volunteers

Adam Weinger
Mar 27, 2014  

What are "Dollars for Doers" corporate grants? If your org has employed volunteers, you might qualify for them. Learn about them from Adam Weinger, president of Double the Donation.

How to Choose a Fiscal Sponsor

Ellis Carter
Jonathan Spack
Jan 30, 2014  

When choosing a fiscal sponsor, what should you look for (or avoid)? What questions should you ask? Get answers from attorney Ellis Carter of Carter Law Group, P.C., and Jonathan Spack, steering committee chair for  National Network of Fiscal Sponsors and executive director of Third Sector New England.


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Oct 16, 2014

Ask the Grantmakers


Lindsay Nichols
Oct 16, 2014

Telling Your Story: Maximizing Your Organization's Form 990


Alan Abramson
Sep 17, 2014

The Puzzle of the DC Region's Modest-Size Foundation Sector in a Wealthy Area


Darin McKeever
Jun 24, 2014

How to Attract and Sustain National/Large Grantmaker Support


Frances Kunreuther
Jun 21, 2013

Philanthropy Chat - Vision for Change: Frances Kunreuther Discusses Challenges and Opportunities for Next Gen Nonprofit Leadership


Ted Mitchell
Jun 14, 2013

Philanthropy Chat - Unlocking Gaming Potential: Ted Mitchell on the NewSchools Venture Fund/ Learning Games Accelerator