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Emerging Development Professionals Leadership Circle

The Emerging Development Professionals Leadership Circle 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. In an informal, roundtable format, you will have an opportunity to share your insights, gain practical solutions and alleviate any on-the-job isolation or stress that you might experience.

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 Major Gifts

Special
Event
In-Person

The Leadership Circle for Executive Directors

Destress and learn from fellow nonprofit executive directors in this monthly support group.

In-Person

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

A monthly support group and peer circle for development directors.

Topic(s) Fundraising Individual Giving Donor Cultivation & Retention Find Individual Donors Major Gifts

In-Person

Spring Series: Is Starting a Nonprofit Right for You?

Are you thinking of starting a nonprofit? Attend our free class and explore if starting a nonprofit is the right course of action.

Topic(s) Planning Starting a Nonprofit Fiscal Sponsorship

Webinar

Funding Information Network (FIN) Informational Session

Candid’s national network of partners connects nonprofits to the resources they need to thrive in the zip codes of every major city and many points in between.

Topic(s) Fundraising

Webinar

Introduction to Fundraising Planning- Live Webinar- 5/27/2020

Planning focuses your organization by setting fundraising priorities and helps give staff and board members a roadmap to success.

Topic(s) Fundraising Planning Finances

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Webinar

Move Your Annual Report into the 21st Century

Discover ways you can make your annual reports stand out, so they’re not a formulaic and boring rehashing of your financials and a few key accomplishments.

Topic(s) Fundraising Find Individual Donors Major Gifts Marketing & Communications

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In-Person

Nonprofit Formation Fundamentals, Part V: Communications Planning and Marketing Basics for Newly-Established Nonprofits

Join us for a rich discussion in which our panel of communications experts will give you the tools and layout next steps to start telling your organization’s story.

Topic(s) Fundraising Marketing & Communications Starting a Nonprofit

Webinar

What’s next at Candid?

Join Candid’s president Brad Smith for an open conversation about Candid’s strategy, lessons learned, and insights.

Topic(s) Governance Planning Trust & Transparency Management Staff

In-Person

Introduction to FDO

Looking for grants for your nonprofit? Come learn how to use Foundation Directory Online (FDO) to search for grantmakers interested in causes like yours.

Topic(s) Fundraising Foundation Giving Find Foundation Donors

In-Person

Introduction to Proposal Writing

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!

Topic(s) Fundraising Foundation Giving Proposal Writing

Webinar

Is Starting a Nonprofit Right for You?- Live Webinar- 6/10/2020

Are you thinking of starting a nonprofit? Attend our free class and explore if starting a nonprofit is the right course of action.

Topic(s) Planning Starting a Nonprofit Fiscal Sponsorship

Special
Event
Webinar

Cultivating Donors in a Time of Crisis

Learn specific strategies for keeping donors of any size or type engaged in and committed to your organization, and growing your prospect pipeline, in the midst of the coronavirus (COVID-19).

Topic(s) Fundraising

In-Person

Introduction to Corporate Giving

Corporate grantmakers are different from traditional foundations in many ways. Is your organization ready to seek corporate support?

Topic(s) Fundraising Corporate Giving Find Corporate Donors

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Webinar

Community Foundations as a COVID-19 Resource: How to Leverage Donor-Advised Funds

Learn from leaders at the San Francisco Foundation, the Denver Foundation, and Candid about how to access local donor-advised funds (DAFs), and hear them discuss their responses to the current coronavirus (COVID-19) crisis.

Topic(s) Foundation Giving Individual Giving

In-Person

VIRTUAL: Meet the Funders 2020

Meet the Funders is back in 2020 with its largest panel to date, with representatives from the Arkansas Economic Development Commission, Art Feeds, United Way, Arkansas Community Foundation, Walmart Foundation, Bentonville Soup, Arkansas Arts Council, and Arkansas Humanities Council.

Topic(s) Fundraising Donor Cultivation & Retention

Webinar

Introduction to Corporate Giving- Live Webinar- 6/24/2020

Corporate grantmakers are different from traditional foundations in many ways. Is your organization ready to seek corporate support?

Topic(s) Fundraising Corporate Giving Find Corporate Donors

Webinar

Funding Information Network (FIN) Informational Session

Candid’s national network of partners connects nonprofits to the resources they need to thrive in the zip codes of every major city and many points in between.

Topic(s) Fundraising

Webinar

Do’s and Don’ts of Communicating with Your Community During COVID-19

Learn the do’s and don’ts of communicating with the communities you serve and communicating with your potential supporters using your GuideStar Nonprofit Profile.

Topic(s) Fundraising Foundation Giving Individual Giving Trust & Transparency Forms 990 Impact, Outcomes, Evaluation Marketing & Communications

In-Person

Proposal Writing Boot Camp - Atlanta - July 8th - July 10th, 2020

Join us for this three-day immersion course focused on the essential knowledge and skills fundraisers need to develop effective foundation proposals.

Topic(s) Fundraising Foundation Giving Proposal Writing