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Introduction to Proposal Writing (formerly Proposal Writing Basics)

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Apr 21, 2015  
00:27:10

Are you new to proposal writing or want a quick refresher? If so, you don’t want to miss one of our most popular classes! Learn the basics of writing a grant proposal for your nonprofit.

Introduction to Finding Grants (formerly Grantseeking Basics)

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Apr 13, 2015  
00:29:55

Are you new to the field of grantseeking? Discover what funders are looking for in nonprofits seeking grants and how to find potential funders in this newly revised course that combines elements of Grantseeking Basics and Introduction to Finding Funders and replaces those two classes.

Model L: Using LLCs in Fiscal Sponsorship

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Jan 21, 2015  
00:58:52

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  
1:00:34

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 Gift.com.

How to Ask for Money from Individuals

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May 14, 2014  
1:09:30

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  
1:18:25

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.

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Responding to Negative Comments on Social Media

Dislike, Facebook style
Feb 12, 2015  

Learn how to appropriately respond to negative social media posts. This is a transcript of live tweet coverage of an in-person session at Foundation Center Atlanta.

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.

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Oct 16, 2014

Ask the Grantmakers

1:24:19

Lindsay Nichols
Oct 16, 2014

Telling Your Story: Maximizing Your Organization's Form 990

1:32:08

Alan Abramson
Sep 17, 2014

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

1:32:51

Darin McKeever
Jun 24, 2014

How to Attract and Sustain National/Large Grantmaker Support

00:20:47

Foundation Center Washington DC
Apr 03, 2014

Philanthropy: The Next 50 Years

1:53:00

Frances Kunreuther
Jun 21, 2013

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

00:09:18