Webinar

Skills for Overcoming Burnout – Refueling the Fire

This live, online training will enable participants to cultivate resilience-based practices in their own lives and in their organizations, address stress and burnout, and create a culture of sustainable activism.

Topic(s) Management Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Human Resources Staff

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Major Gifts for Small Shops

Get expert advise on how smaller development teams, even those with one staff, can integrate major gifts into their fund development program.

Topic(s) Fundraising Foundation Giving Proposal Writing

Webinar

Funding Information Network (FIN) Information Session

Learn how the Funding Information Network program can help your nonprofit resource center, community foundation, or library support your local nonprofit and small business economy.

Topic(s) Fundraising Foundation Giving Proposal Writing

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Diversify Your Funding with Government Grants

Learn the basics of how to incorporate a government funding strategy into your overall development plan and be a competitive applicant for local, state, and federal funds.

Topic(s) Fundraising

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Leadership Circle for Emerging Development Professionals

The Leadership Circle for Emerging Development Professionals is a monthly peer group meeting of new development professionals (0-3 years of experience) from small nonprofit organizations to share challenges and strategies for personal and organizational success.

Topic(s) Fundraising

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Lean Innovation for Social Good

Businesses, nonprofits and government leaders are invited to learn about the Lean Impact model and how its best practices can be applied for maximum impact.

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Nonprofit Formation Fundamentals, Part I: Legal Considerations Before Starting a Nonprofit

Learn the initial legal steps involved in creating a nonprofit organization.

Topic(s) Starting a Nonprofit Fiscal Sponsorship Social Enterprise

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Engagement is Everything: Fundraising & Friend-raising

This interactive half-day workshop helps you explore what’s necessary to attract, sustain, cultivate and diversify the support and participation on which your organization depends.

Topic(s) Fundraising Foundation Giving Proposal Writing

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Advanced Funder Research Lab

Take a deep dive into the advanced searching options available in the Foundation Directory Online.

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Introduction to Fundraising Planning

Topic(s) Fundraising Planning Finances

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Foundation Center Midwest Closed

The Library will be closed today (4/3) due to parking restraints from the Indians day game.

Topic(s) Fundraising Foundation Giving Proposal Writing

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Partner Up! Smart Strategies to Build Corporate Partnerships

Learn how to prospect companies for partnership, build corporate relationships and pitch mutually beneficial partnerships.

Topic(s) Fundraising Corporate Giving Corporate Social Responsibility Corporate Sponsorship Find Corporate Donors

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The Breakfast Club: A Leadership Circle for Directors of Small Development Shops

A monthly support group for development directors working in small shops.

Topic(s) Fundraising Corporate Giving Foundation Giving Government Giving Individual Giving Management