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Fundraising for Social Change: What’s New, What’s Hot; What’s Over, What’s Not


Internationally known trainer, speaker and author Kim Klein will look at the challenges and opportunities for fundraising in the next few years. 

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Get Your Board to Raise Funds

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Replay the transcript of Darian Rodriguez Heyman, editor of Nonprofit Management 101: A Complete and Practical Guide for Leaders and Professionals, and Ann W. Lehman, co-author of Boards That Love Fundraising: A How-To Guide For Your Board, exploring why nonprofit board members should be actively involved in fundraising.

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Turn Your Tryers Into Buyers, Donors, and Advocates

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Proposal Writing Bootcamp

Join us for three days of immersion into the proposal writing process, including how to craft a well-organized budget and develop a targeted list of foundation funding prospects.

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Classes & Events


First Time Authors Reveal All

Oct 12, 2015, 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
San Francisco, California | Classroom

First Time Authors Reveal All

Oct 12, 2015, 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

Debut authors share the inspirational and informative true stories behind their paths to publication, from working with the largest mainstream publishing houses to breakthrough new ways to reach readers. Learn about the many options available to authors today. Bring questions! 


Your Board and Fundraising: An Introductory Class

Oct 13, 2015, 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
Washington, District of Columbia | Classroom

Learn how to engage your board in fundraising.


The Future of Fundraising is Peer-to-Peer

Oct 13, 2015, 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

This webinar combines stories from successful peer-to-peer fundraising initiatives with the latest nonprofit research to give you the tools you need to execute your organization’s next peer-to-peer fundraising campaign. 


AFP Webinar: Social Media and Ethics in Fundraising

Oct 14, 2015, 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
San Francisco, California | Classroom

Co-sponsored with Association of Fundraising Professionals (AFP) - Golden Gate Chapter


Online Classes


Introduction to Finding Grants Webinar

Recorded Webinar  |  Free

This brief recording captures the key concepts of the course. For more expansive discussion of the topic, we suggest attending a live webinar or in-person session. Note the recording is captioned for individuals with hearing impairments.

Introduction to Finding Grants Online

Self-Paced eLearning  |  Free

This online course is self-paced and includes video, graphics, and interactive quizzes. Compatible with updated versions of all browsers and mobile-friendly!


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Peter Kim
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Nicole Hanrahan
Apr 16, 2009

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