skip to content

Calendar

Cleveland




September 2017

    FOUNDATION CENTER CLOSES AT 1:00 PM

    Sep 1, 2017

    Foundation Center will close at 1:00 pm for the holiday, but you can explore GrantSpace and send questions to our Online Librarian team 24/7. If you would like help in-person or wish to search Foundation Center resources for free, explore our map for nearby Funding Information Network locations with different hours of operation.

    FOUNDATION CENTER CLOSED FOR HOLIDAY

    Sep 4, 2017

    Foundation Center will be closed for the holiday, but you can explore GrantSpace and send questions to our Online Librarian team 24/7.  If you would like help in-person or wish to search Foundation Center resources for free, explore our map for nearby Funding Information Network locations with different hours of operation.

    Introduction to Finding Grants

    Sep 6, 2017 9:30 am - 11:00 am  ET
    Akron, Ohio | In-person

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

    Introduction to Fundraising Planning

    Sep 6, 2017 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm  ET
    Webinar

    Does your organization need help directing its fundraising efforts? Planning focuses your organization by setting fundraising priorities and helps give staff and board members a roadmap to success.

    Introduction to Finding Grants and Proposal Writing

    Sep 12, 2017 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm  ET
    Ashtabula, Ohio | In-person

    Are you new to finding grants and proposal writing or want a quick refresher? If so, you don’t want to miss one of our most popular classes. 

    Is Starting a Nonprofit Right for You? featuring Steph Buda of Kids of 216

    Sep 12, 2017 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm  ET
    Cleveland, Ohio | In-person

    Do you have a passion for doing good? Are you thinking of starting a nonprofit? Attend our free class, and explore if starting a nonprofit is the right course of action for you, and take the Nonprofit Startup Assessment.

    Introduction to Corporate Giving

    Sep 13, 2017 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm  ET
    Webinar

    Is your organization ready to seek corporate support?

    Keep Your Cash Flowing: Diversifying Revenue Streams

    Sep 14, 2017 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm  ET
    Webinar

    Learn how to set up your nonprofit for sustainable, long-term success by diversifying your revenue sources. Richard Brewster will provide practical guidance on how to plan an income diversification strategy and identify the best sources of revenue for your nonprofit. 

    AFP Fundraising Boot Camp and Career Fair

    Sep 16, 2017 8:15 am - 1:00 pm  ET
    Cleveland, Ohio | In-person

    Are you an emerging development professional eager for new ideas and methods for successful fundraising work? Experienced but looking to learn about some of the latest trends? Are you looking to make a professional connection? This workshop is for you!

               

         

    Introduction to Proposal Writing

    Sep 19, 2017 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm  ET
    Cleveland, Ohio | In-person

    Are you new to proposal writing or want a quick refresher? If so, you don't want to miss this vital class session!

    Corporate Sponsorship for Nonprofits: How to Put a Price Tag on What You Do

    Sep 19, 2017 2:00 pm - 3:15 pm  ET
    Webinar

    Do you know the vocabulary and approach needed for success in the world of corporate sponsorship? Even experienced fundraisers may need some guidance. Drawing on his twenty-plus years of nonprofit experience, Michael Savino provides tips for identifying your assets, making the pitch, and more.

    Introduction to Finding Grants

    Sep 20, 2017 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm  ET
    Webinar

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

    Coffee and Conversation: Community Responsive Grantmakers

    Sep 22, 2017 9:30 am - 11:00 am  ET
    Cleveland, Ohio | In-person

    How does a foundation respond to the changing needs of the communities it serves? Come hear from expert foundation managers who will discuss how they keep connected to current and potential grant recipients, and how they work to consistently improve their effectiveness.

               

         

    Introduction to Finding Grants for the Arts

    Sep 23, 2017 11:00 am - 1:00 pm  ET
    Cleveland, Ohio | In-person

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

    Fund Your Creative Project: Grant Writing for Visual, Literary and Performing Artists

    Sep 26, 2017 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm  ET
    Webinar

    In this webinar, artists and writers learn to take a good idea and transform it into a compelling grant proposal.

    Introduction to Proposal Writing and Project Budgeting

    Sep 27, 2017 9:30 am - 11:30 am  ET
    Akron, Ohio | In-person

    Are you new to proposal writing or want a quick refresher? If so, you don’t want to miss one of our most popular classes, along with an intensive review of the essentials of project budgeting.

    Visual Storytelling Strategies & Design for Nonprofits

    Sep 28, 2017 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm  ET
    Webinar

    Want to attract people to your cause? Then you’ll need to tell your story, and visual elements are key! Join us on September 28th for practical tools for telling a visually-engaging story, including how to create journey map and project roadmap to plan your story and how you’ll tell it.