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How to Connect Your Work to the Sustainable Development Goals

Jun 30, 2016  

More than 190 world leaders have committed to 17 Sustainable Development Goals that will help us fight extreme poverty, end inequality, and fix climate change across the world. If we want to have a chance at achieving these goals of a more equitable and sustainable world, we'll need your help because of the unique role you play in the social sector.

Introduction to Finding Grants

Apr 13, 2015  

Are you new to the field of grantseeking? Discover what funders are looking for in nonprofits seeking grants and how to find potential funders.

Model L: Using LLCs in Fiscal Sponsorship

Jan 21, 2015  

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

Oct 21, 2014  

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

How to Ask for Money from Individuals

May 14, 2014  

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

Apr 21, 2014  

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.

Can My Business Be a Nonprofit?

Feb 26, 2014  

Your business idea has some charitable aspects. Are they enough to qualify for nonprofit status? If so, should you still start a nonprofit? Get answers and guidance from Erin Bradrick, Senior Counsel of NEO Law Group.

Messaging What Matters: Making Meaning to Make a Difference

Nov 15, 2013  

Gain tools to strategically develop brand-level and program-level messages to guide your nonprofit’s communication efforts.  

Building Nonprofit-Business Partnerships for the 21st Century

Nov 12, 2013  

Learn how nonprofit leaders are crafting new sustainable relationships with businesses and corporations.

Focus on Arts: Virtual Coffee & Conversation with the Doris Duke Charitable Foundation

Oct 10, 2013  

Learn about Doris Duke Charitable Foundation’s arts grantmaking and its resources to help organizations explore innovative ways of developing audiences. This session includes a short demonstration on how to use Foundation Directory Online to identify other arts funders.

How to Apply to Creative Capital

Oct 28, 2013  

View the recording of an information session on Creative Capital's upcoming grant round.

Focus on Higher Education: Virtual Coffee & Conversation with Lumina Foundation

Jun 20, 2013  

Learn about Lumina Foundation’s proactive grantmaking, collaborative work, and new strategic plan. This session also includes a short demonstration on how to use the Foundation Directory Online to locate other education funders.

Powered by Pro Bono

Apr 16, 2013  

An overview of how pro bono can be just the answer you are looking for to help with your nonprofit's challenges.

Principios de la planificación para la procuración de fondos (Introduction to Fundraising Planning)

Feb 05, 2013  

Aprenda el proceso básico de planificación para lograr diversificar las fuentes de apoyo financiero de su organización.

Principios de la búsqueda de fondos (Grantseeking Basics)

Dec 17, 2012  

Este curso introductorio presenta una orientación al campo de la recaudación de fondos filantrópicos y demuestra cómo identificar posibles fuentes de apoyo.

Applying to the National Endowment for the Arts

Nov 27, 2012  

This special presentation will introduce you to the National Endowment for the Arts' mission, programs, and application processes

Reality Fundraising: Lessons Learned from Successful Arts Organizations

Oct 22, 2012  

Hear about what’s really working now for actual arts groups around the country.

Storytelling for Fundraising Success

Aug 02, 2012  

How can you best feature nonprofit stories to connect with your donors for fundraising success?

La organización sostenible: Fundamentos para construir un éxito duradero (Nonprofit Sustainability)

Jul 16, 2012  

Orientación sobre los cuatro elementos básicos para mantener una organización sostenible a largo plazo.

Getting a Grip on Your Student Loans

Jun 17, 2013  

Heather Jarvis, Student Loan Expert, breaks down the process of managing student debt in this recorded webinar. 

How to Find and Win Scholarships and Fellowships

Jun 06, 2012  

Funding your education requires careful planning, persistence, and knowing how and where to look for funding.

Estrategias para la investigación de fundaciones donantes (Introduction to Finding Funders)

May 23, 2012  

Orientación a una de las herramientas en línea más útiles para la investigación de fundaciones donantes, Foundation Directory Online Professional.

Finding Common Ground

Sep 28, 2011  

Gain knowledge of how evaluation frameworks can support communication with funders and jump-start internal evaluation efforts.

Elementos básicos del presupuesto de un proyecto (Proposal Budgeting Basics)

Dec 10, 2010  

Aprenda a preparar y presentar el presupuesto de un proyecto en su solicitud de fondos.

The Networked Nonprofit

Jan 26, 2011  

Allison Fine, co-author of the The Networked Nonprofit, explores how nonprofits are operating in an increasingly connected world.