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Nonprofit Collaboration Agreements, Contracts, and MOUs

Collaboration agreements
Apr 12, 2012  
01:14:28

John Marzulli and Stephen Besen of Shearman & Sterling LLP address the main technicalities that you need to know about when putting your collaboration into writing. This program was presented in collaboration with New York Lawyers for the Public Interest.

Legal Considerations Before Starting a Nonprofit

Legal considerations
Jun 13, 2012  
01:05:23

Laura Butzel and Jean Tom from Patterson Belknap Webb & Tyler LLP discuss common legal issues that arise when starting a new nonprofit.  Presented in collaboration with New York Lawyers for the Public Interest.

Tom McLaughlin on Mergers and Acquisitions

Tom McLaughlin
Aug 08, 2012  
00:04:11

Tom McLaughlin, author of Nonprofit Mergers & Alliances, answers questions about mergers and acquisitions.

Tom McLaughlin on Administrative Collaborations

Tom McLaughlin
Jul 16, 2012  
04:00:00

Tom McLaughlin (author of Nonprofit Mergers & Alliances and the vice president of national customized services at the Nonprofit Finance Fund) answers questions about administrative collaborations. This is the first video of a three part series where Tom McLaughlin answers questions about different types of nonprofit collaborations.

Meet the Grantmakers: Picking up Steam with STEM

STEM
Jun 21, 2012  
01:44:01

Learn from a panel of grantmakers about STEM funding in the Bay Area.

Nonprofit Issues Forum: Was Tocqueville Right? Civil Society’s Critical Role in Democracy

Civil Society
Apr 20, 2012  
02:22:02

Bruce Sievers leads a panel discussion on how nonprofits and philanthropy can address civil society's role in holding democracy together.

Fiscal Sponsorship for Social Entrepreneurs and Emerging Nonprofits

TIDES
Mar 14, 2012  
01:09:41

Brad Luckhardt and Yvette Diaz of the Tides Center provide an overview of fiscal sponsorship and the range of services in the TIDES model.

Meet the Grantmakers: What’s Trending in the World of Foundations?

Meet the Grantmakers
May 31, 2012  
01:47:15

A panel of Bay Area grantmakers discuss timely topics in philanthropy after the 2012 Council on Foundations conference.

Top 10 Fundraising Tips as Featured in Nonprofit Management 101

Darian Rodriguez Heyman
Jan 27, 2012  
01:26:45

Darian Rodriguez Heyman, editor of Nonprofit Management 101: A Complete and Practical Guide for Leaders and Professionals, shares practical, tactical solutions to help you get the dollars you need.

Creating a Nonprofit Business Plan that Works

Launching a nonprofit series
Feb 22, 2012  
01:07:26

In this session, panelists Alvin J. Donius, Elaine Grogan Luttrull, and Fran Smyth explain the components of a professional business plan for nonprofits.

Launching a Nonprofit Organization: Effective Program Development and Community Relevance

Launching a Nonprofit series
Feb 08, 2012  
01:17:37

Danielle Lanyard, CEO and founder of Green Breakfast Club moderates the second panel discussion in our Lessons Learned series featuring case studies of real organizations.

Reality Fundraising: Lessons Learned From Successful Arts Organizations

Marilyn Hoyt
Jan 11, 2012  
01:14:49

Marilyn Hoyt, nonprofit consultant and Foundation Center instructor, discusses fundraising for arts organizations in the current economic landscape by looking at three case studies of arts nonprofits.

Health and Human Services Funding and the New Normal

Health and Human Services Grantmakers
Apr 26, 2012  
01:50:25

A panel of grantmakers from institutions that support health and human services organizations share best practices in working with foundations during challenging economic times.

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.