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Program Evaluation that Works

Get practical program evaluation tools that shape effective action and demonstrates your true impact.

Topic(s) Planning Management Impact, Outcomes, Evaluation

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Outcomes Thinking & Management: Shifting Focus from Activities to Impact

Topic(s) Fundraising Foundation Giving Proposal Writing Governance Planning Management

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Going Solo, Going Big: What You Need to Know to Launch a Consulting Business

This session highlight how best to get started as a new consultant, from marketing to securing clients to setting fees.

Topic(s) Fundraising Collaboration Planning Starting a Nonprofit

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Nonprofit Networking Night

Network with fellow DC area nonprofiteers!

Topic(s) Fundraising Collaboration Planning Starting a Nonprofit

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Introduction to Fundraising Planning

Topic(s) Fundraising Planning Finances

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Lunch & Learn: Nonprofit Financial Oversight

Learn best practices for providing transparent and reliable financial reporting to organizational stakeholders.

Topic(s) Governance Planning Trust & Transparency Management Finances

Webinar

From Preparedness to Recovery: Fundraising for Natural Disasters

Because no place is immune from natural disasters, learn how to strategically position your organization to fundraise ahead of and after an event to help communities rebuild, recover, and restore hope.

Topic(s) Fundraising Corporate Giving Foundation Giving Individual Giving Collaboration Planning Marketing & Communications Starting a Nonprofit

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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

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Develop Strategic Planning Savvy to Roadmap Your Organization’s Future

This session will begin with a look at strategic planning in general terms. Then we will dive deeper into key aspects of developing a strategic plan. We will look at creating and managing the process resulting in a quality strategic plan. We will also cover the role of the board, staff and key stakeholders in the process, as well as how to address common obstacles in creating an effective strategic plan.

Topic(s) Fundraising Collaboration Planning Starting a Nonprofit

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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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Transitioning From Fiscal-Sponsorship: Is It Right for You?

Your fiscally-sponsored project is making an impact and able to raise sustainable funds. Learn if it's time to get your own 501(c)(3). Join us to understand which questions will help you determine if it is the the right time for this critical transition.

Topic(s) Fundraising Governance Planning Management Finances Human Resources Impact, Outcomes, Evaluation Marketing & Communications Fiscal Sponsorship

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Introduction to Fundraising Planning

Topic(s) Fundraising Planning Finances

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Catalysts for Change: Non Governing Boards as Pipelines for Diverse, Equitable, and Inclusive Leadership

Join us to learn how to leverage non-governing boards (such as junior boards, young professional boards, or advisory councils) to build pipelines for diversity and cultivate the next generation of talented leaders at your nonprofit.

Topic(s) Fundraising Corporate Giving Find Corporate Donors Individual Giving Donor Cultivation & Retention Find Individual Donors Governance Boards Collaboration Planning Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Human Resources Volunteers

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Nonprofit Formation Fundamentals, Part III: Best Practices for Good Governance and Board Development

Learn the essentials of assembling a founding board and practicing good governance.

Topic(s) Governance Boards Planning Trust & Transparency Management Starting a Nonprofit

Knowledge Base

Where can I learn more about fundraising planning?

Foundation grants account for only a small percentage of the overall funding picture in the nonprofit world. It is therefore essential for nonprofit organizations to investigate and incorporate a variety of potential revenue sources. This process is known as fundraising planning.

Topic(s) Fundraising Planning