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Social Enterprise & Sustainability: A Conversation with Paul Lamb

Paul Lamb
Apr 19, 2012  
00:01:51

Paul Lamb, Principal, Man On A Mission Consulting, defines social enterprise and sustainability and offers a few tips on assessing your nonprofit’s social enterprise readiness.

Collaborating for Good

Collaborating For Good
May 01, 2012  
00:06:41

Find out how nonprofits are collaborating, what's motivating them, and how foundations are supporting them.

Exponential Fundraising: A Conversation with Jennifer McCrea

Jennifer McCrea
Apr 04, 2012  
00:06:01

Hauser Center senior research fellow Jennifer McCrea aims to alter the buyer-seller dynamic that often characterizes donor-fundraiser relationships.

Taking in the View From the Cliff: A Conversation with Daniel Stid

Daniel Stid
Apr 25, 2012  
00:02:03

Daniel Stid, Partner at The Bridgespan Group, shares key findings from the recent report, "View from the Cliff: Government-Funded Nonprofits Are Looking Out on Steep Cuts and an Uncertain Future."

Foundation Center Training: Welcome Aboard

Welcome Aboard
Apr 19, 2012  
00:01:27

Please fasten your seatbelts and prepare to learn the skills that will help your nonprofit succeed. Welcome aboard!

Social Media Tactics for Nonprofits: A Conversation with Authors Chad Norman & Melanie Mathos

Chad Norman and Melanie Mathos
Apr 05, 2012  
00:03:23

Chad Norman and Melanie Mathos, co-authors of 101 Social Media Tactics for Nonprofits, offer practical social media advice for nonprofits strapped for time and money. 

Doing Well & Doing Good: Hybrid Models for Social Impact

Hybrid models
Mar 20, 2012  
01:45:13

The wall separating purpose from profit is a thing of the past, as entrepreneurs and investors build newer, more nuanced organizational models combining social impact with market mechanisms and returns.

Mobile Giving: A Conversation With Jenna Snyder

Jenna Snyder
Mar 22, 2012  
00:06:14

Jenna Snyder from United Way of Greater Cleveland shares the successes and challenges of mobile giving.

Bay Area Arts Grantmaking in a Time of Change

Bay Area Arts Grantmaking
Oct 20, 2011  
02:02:51

Panelists describe their funding priorities, share current regional arts funding trends, and reflect on best practices for approaching foundations for support during challenging economic times.

Take a Tour of WASHfunders.org

WASHfunders
Mar 20, 2012  
00:02:45

WASHfunders.org is a robust new web portal powered by the Foundation Center that helps funders working on water, sanitation, and hygiene to collaborate and to learn from one another.

Susan Howlett Discusses the Barriers to Getting Your Board Fundraising

Susan Howlett
Feb 28, 2012  
00:01:36

Author and consultant Susan Howlett discusses the barriers that exist when getting boards to fundraise and how to overcome those barriers.

Beth Kanter Discusses Social Fundraising

Beth Kanter
Feb 28, 2012  
00:01:36

Beth Kanter, prominent nonprofit author, trainer, fundraiser, and technologist, discusses her social fundraising experiences.

Launching a Nonprofit Organization: Lessons Learned from Successful Founders

Launching a Nonprofit
Jan 05, 2012  
01:03:03

Moderator Danielle Lanyard, CEO and Founder of Green Breakfast Club leads a panel discussion with Mallory King, Executive Director of Arts to Grow and Richard Webb, Executive Director of Pro World Foundation.

Robert Eckardt Talks About The Cleveland Foundation

Robert Eckardt
Feb 10, 2012  
00:56:43

Robert Eckardt, Executive Vice President at The Cleveland Foundation, talks about the Foundation's grantmaking and priorities.

Bill Leamon Talks About The Business of Good Foundation

Bill Leamon
Jan 27, 2012  
00:36:51

Bill Leamon, Managing Director for The Business of Good Foundation, discusses the Foundation's capacity building efforts for those who serve the poor.

Announcing GrantSpace Mobile! Take a 50 Second Tour

GrantSpace mobile
Feb 27, 2012  
00:00:43

GrantSpace Mobile helps you get in the know while you're on the go.

Tapping Into Talent: Jeff Griffiths from HandsOn Northeast Ohio Talks Volunteer Management

Jeff Griffiths
Feb 08, 2012  
00:10:01

Jeff Griffiths, Executive Director of HandsOn Northeast Ohio, shares tips on volunteer management and retention at Grassroots Networking Night.

What Advice Do You Have for Organizations That You Turn Down?

Amy Barger
Dec 07, 2011  
00:01:19

Grantmakers share their insights and advice on proposals, relationships with nonprofit organizations, and more.

What Are Potential Red Flags When You Are Reviewing Proposals?

John Colborn
Dec 07, 2011  
00:01:25

Grantmakers share their insights and advice on proposals, relationships with nonprofit organizations, and more.

What Advice Do You Have for Organizations Approaching You For the First Time?

Richard Brown
Dec 07, 2011  
00:00:54

Grantmakers share their insights and advice on proposals, relationships with nonprofit organizations, and more.

What Makes a Proposal Stand Out From Others?

John Colborn
Dec 02, 2011  
00:00:54

Grantmakers share their insights and advice on proposals, relationships with nonprofit organizations, and more.

What Is the Most Common Mistake You See in a Proposal?

Amy Barger
Dec 06, 2011  
00:01:41

Grantmakers share their insights and advice on proposals, relationships with nonprofit organizations, and more.

Making Time for Making Change: Terri Sandu Talks Strategic Planning

Terri Sandu
Dec 14, 2011  
00:07:02

Terri Sandu, executive director of Hard Hatted Women, talks about strategic planning.

Your Organization’s Financial Statements and the Stories They Tell

Financial statements
Sep 28, 2011  
01:42:16

Learn how to use your organization's financial statements as management and communications tools.

Fiscal Sponsorship for Artists

Dianne Debicella
Aug 11, 2011  
01:18:53

Learn about fiscal sponsorship arrangements and what an application for fiscal sponsorship might look like.