Training Details

Tuesday, April 23, 2019

9:30 am - 11:30 am ET

Foundation Center Northeast
32 Old Slip
24th Floor
New York, NY

Free

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About

For emerging nonprofit organizations, the question of fundraising is both a necessary and a daunting one. In this introductory workshop, participants will explore:

  • definition of fundraising and dynamics of philanthropy;
  • how to engage in effective fundraising; and
  • ways to approach setting up a realistic fundraising plan.

Learn about diverse methods for fundraising and activities to get the resources your organization needs.

Speaker:

Jessica James
Consultant & Facilitator, Support Center

About The Nonprofit Formation Fundamentals Series:

New York Lawyers for the Public InterestCandid., and Support Center are running our third Nonprofit Formation Fundamentals Series to help individuals gain a basic understanding and the skills needed to start a nonprofit organization. If you are thinking about starting a nonprofit, recently established a nonprofit, or are new to the sector and want to learn more, join us for this special FREE series. Participants are encouraged to attend all sessions to receive maximum benefit. Feel free to sign up for as many as you are able to attend:

Tuesday, April 2: Part I: Legal Considerations Before Starting a Nonprofit
Tuesday, April 9: Part II: Financial Management Basics for Newly Established Nonprofits
Tuesday, April 16: Part III: Best Practices for Good Governance and Board Development
Tuesday, April 23: Part IV: Fundraising Essentials for Newly Established Nonprofits
Tuesday, April 30: Part V: Communications Planning and Marketing Basics for Newly Established Nonprofits

 

Outcomes

  • Learn what makes fundraising different for a new versus long-established nonprofit
  • Discover how to make a compelling case for support as a new organization

Intended Audience

Beginner
Board members
CEOs, executive directors, upper management
Fundraising & development staff
Nonprofit startups
Program directors and staff