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The Leadership Circle for Executive Directors

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

Topic(s) Fundraising Foundation Giving Proposal Writing

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Preparing for the Worst - Before (and When) It Happens

Learn how to better protect your nonprofit and its brand before a crisis hits—and how to better manage one when it does.

Topic(s) Corporate Giving Foundation Giving Individual Giving Trust & Transparency Management Human Resources Staff Marketing & Communications

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

Learn how a new nonprofit can gain a following and communicate effectively.

Topic(s) Marketing & Communications Starting a Nonprofit

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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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Grants Research Lab

Grants Research Lab is a two-hour computer lab that offers the opportunity to receive staff help as you search for nonprofit grants using our electronic databases.

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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

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Managing, Leading, Coaching: Skills Training for Success

This three-session interactive workshop is designed to help you learn more about your own management style and how to strengthen it, to learn more about your colleagues and how to engage them more effectively.

Topic(s) Management Human Resources Staff

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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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Advanced Funder Research Lab

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

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Stewardship Success: 3 Strategies to Getting Foundation Staff Buy-in

Learn to create opportunities for partnering with foundation donors by effectively courtingand building solid relationships with program officers.

Topic(s) Fundraising Corporate Giving Foundation Giving Proposal Writing Donor Cultivation & Retention Planning

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Setting Your Development House Up for Success: A Virtual Peer Circle

The Setting Your Development House Up for Success is a monthly virtual convening of development professionals from nonprofit organizations designed to build community and create practical strategies for sustainability. This new circle was created based on the Conveners.org model of “advancing ecosystem-wide impact through collaboration.” Over six months, you will have the opportunity to build a community of practice, reduce isolation, and gain skills to facilitate discussion within your nonprofit organization. The convening circle will gather virtually via Zoom for six(6) Wednesdays from 9:30am-11:00am beginning May 22, 2019.

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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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Data Matters: Measuring and Understanding Your Impact

Learn how to articulate and measure clear and compelling program outcomes and strengthen existing impact measurement practices and systems, so you have the data you need to best assess your impact.

Topic(s) Fundraising Foundation Giving Find Foundation Donors Proposal Writing Management Impact, Outcomes, Evaluation Marketing & Communications

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990 Workshop with Hood & Strong CPAs

If you are a small Bay Area nonprofit and cannot afford professional tax advice, we invite you to come to this workshop, where members of Hood & Strong’s tax-exempt organizations tax practice will discuss the most common errors made on the forms, and provide hands-on practical recommendations.

Topic(s) Fundraising Collaboration Planning Starting a Nonprofit