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Fundraising for Independent Filmmakers

Aug 10, 2011  

Get concrete advice and ideas from experienced filmmakers about fundraising for your independent projects.

Beyond the American Dream: An Interview with Habitat for Humanity and The Fuller Center for Housing Co-founder Linda Fuller

Beyond the American Dream
Sep 30, 2011  

Dr. Jamil S. Zainaldin, president of the Georgia Humanities Council, speaks with Mrs. Linda Fuller about her late husband Millard Fuller’s new memoir, Beyond the American Dream.

Environmental Funding: A Conversation with John Mitterholzer

John Mitterholzer
Dec 09, 2011  

John Mitterholzer, senior program officer for the environment at the George Gund Foundation, discusses the local environmental funding landscape.

Internal Fundraising Audits: A Conversation with Tim McCormick

Tim McCormick
Dec 13, 2011  

Tim McCormick of McCormick Consulting sheds light on how organizations can learn to diversify funding streams through an internal fundraising audit.

State of the Arts with Lisa Cremin, Director of the Metropolitan Atlanta Arts Fund

State of the Arts – 2011-10-03
Oct 03, 2011  

Lisa Cremin, director of the Metropolitan Atlanta Arts Fund at the Community Foundation for Greater Atlanta, provides insights on recent trends in the arts.

How To Be Seen: The ABCs of Outreach with Hermione Malone

Hermione Malone
Nov 09, 2011  

Hermione Malone, Manager of Community Outreach for University Hospitals Seidman Cancer Center speaks about successful communications and outreach strategies.

Funding for Education: A Conversation with William Hiller of The Martha Holden Jennings Foundation

Dr. William Hiller
Oct 21, 2011  

Dr. William Hiller, Executive Director, Martha Holden Jennings Foundation talks about funding for education and gives tips on approaching funders.

What is Personal Branding? A Conversation with Cynthia Klug

Cynthia Klug
Oct 26, 2011  

What is personal branding, and how does it benefit you and your organization? Cynthia Klug answers these questions, and more, with expert tips from Positive Edge Consulting.

Advancing Your Development Career: Tips for Success

Advancing Your Development Career panel
Sep 13, 2011  

Learn from a panel of development experts how to take steps to advance your career in fundraising.

Is Fundraising the Career for You? Assessment Strategies for Jobseekers

Dr. Beth Ross
Aug 26, 2011  

Guest speaker Dr. Beth Ross helps you learn how to assess your own career goals, job skills, and professional experience to see if they align with a career in fundraising.

Emerging Arts Professionals: A Conversation with Adam Fong

Adam Fong
Oct 20, 2011  

Adam Fong, Co-Founder of Emerging Arts Professionals (EAP), SF Bay Area, discusses the importance of networking and building community among fellow arts professionals.

What is Fiscal Sponsorship?: A Conversation with Dianne Debicella, Fractured Atlas

Diane Debicella
Oct 12, 2011  

Dianne Debicella, Fractured Atlas, defines fiscal sponsorship and discusses why an individual artist or emerging arts organization may opt for fiscal sponsorship.

Best Practices for High-Impact Nonprofits with Heather McLeod Grant

Heather McLeod Grant
Oct 07, 2011  

Heather McLeod Grant, senior consultant at the Monitor Institute, and co-author of the book Forces for Good, discusses high-impact nonprofits. Heather was a guest speaker at the Foundation Center's 2011 Network Days, which took place in San Francisco, CA.

Nonprofit Strategic Alliances: A Conversation with Kate Dewey

Kate Dewey
Oct 24, 2011  

Forming a strategic alliance can be a difficult undertaking for an organization. Kate Dewey of Dewey & Kaye Nonprofit & Foundation Consultants discusses some strategies and “red flags” to watch out for when forming an alliance.

Deb Hermann of Ghostlight Productions Shares Tips on Special Event Planning

Deb Hermann
Oct 21, 2011  

Many non-profits struggle to throw successful special events. Deb Hermann of Ghostlight Productions shares tips on how to throw the right event for your organization.

Nonprofits and Social Media: A Conversation with John Kenyon

John Kenyon
Oct 07, 2011  

John Kenyon, Nonprofit Technology Educator & Strategist, discusses the dos and don’ts of social media for nonprofits. John was a visiting speaker at Network Days, 2011.

Using Your Social Networks to Create Impact: A Conversation with JD Lasica

JD Lasica
Jul 20, 2011  

JD Lasica, founder of Socialbrite, answers the question: “What are the top three social media musts for nonprofits?” and forecasts the next hottest tool.

Scholarship and Education Funding: The United Negro College Fund

Scholarship and Education Funding: The United Negro College Fund
Sep 16, 2011  

Vallery Gaines, Area Development Director of UNCF (United Negro College Fund), talks about scholarship and educational funding.

Outcome Thinking and Management: A Conversation with John La Rocca

Outcome Thinking and Management: A Conversation with John La Rocca
Sep 27, 2011  

John La Rocca talks about the important of an outcome management-based approach.

Nonprofit Collaborations: Focus on Mergers

Jul 27, 2011  

This panel discussion centers around nonprofit mergers and the legal and leadership issues involved in this type of collaboration.

Changing Careers: Making the Transition to Nonprofit Fundraising

Changing careers
Jul 20, 2011  

Panelists discuss their own experiences with nonprofit fundraising, give information on where to learn more about fundraising in general and share tips on how to break into the field.

The Changing World of Philanthropy: A Conversation with Glenmede

Aug 26, 2011  

Linda Olejko and Melanie Quackenbush of Glenmede’s Philanthropic Advisory Services talk about how they assist grant seekers and foundations in effective, strategic grantmaking and collaboration.

Nonprofit Issues Forum - After the Great Recession: Governments and Nonprofits in Crisis

Government and nonprofits in crisis
Apr 01, 2011  

Tim Delaney, President and CEO, National Council of Nonprofits, discusses issues facing nonprofits and the public policy questions that must be addressed in order to preserve the viability and effectiveness of nonprofit organizations. A panel discussion follows.

Raising Money Over the Internet: Diversifying Fundraising Efforts With Online Tools

Raising Money Over Internet
Jul 13, 2011  

Panelists share personal experience and insight into the world of online fundraising, offering advice on overseeing online fundraising campaigns, managing the technology, the best venues through which to conduct your fundraising and tips on getting started.

Meet the Scholarship Funders: Financing Your Education

Meet the Scholarship Funders
Jul 11, 2011  

Learn about various sources of financial aid and effective application strategies from program directors and scholarship recipients.