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How to Connect Your Work to the Sustainable Development Goals

Jun 30, 2016  

More than 190 world leaders have committed to 17 Sustainable Development Goals that will help us fight extreme poverty, end inequality, and fix climate change across the world. If we want to have a chance at achieving these goals of a more equitable and sustainable world, we'll need your help because of the unique role you play in the social sector.

Introduction to Finding Grants

Apr 13, 2015  

Are you new to the field of grantseeking? Discover what funders are looking for in nonprofits seeking grants and how to find potential funders.

Model L: Using LLCs in Fiscal Sponsorship

Jan 21, 2015  

Learn how the use of LLCs (limited liability companies) in fiscal sponsorship can provide benefits of 501c3 status to nonprofit startup projects while limiting the fiscal sponsor’s liability, from attorneys Steven R. Chiodini and Gregory L. Colvin.

Crowdfunding in the Arts: How To Add This Essential Tool To Your Fundraising Mix

Oct 21, 2014  

This webinar will demystify the world of crowdfunding, specifically for people and organizations in the arts world, presented by Dana Ostomel, Founder and Chief Gifting Officer of Deposit a

How to Raise Money from Individuals

May 14, 2014  

Learn how to avoid some common mistakes in fundraising from individuals and take away specific language to make a strong ask, with Laurene Francois, Training Director at the Grassroots Institute for Fundraising Training (GIFT).

Virtual Coffee & Conversation with W.K. Kellogg Foundation

Apr 21, 2014  

Linda Jo Doctor, Program Officer of W.K. Kellogg Foundation, talks about the foundation's overall funding efforts, with an emphasis on its Healthy Kids Initiative, which aims to provide children with the healthy food they need for optimal development.

Can My Business Be a Nonprofit?

Feb 26, 2014  

Your business idea has some charitable aspects. Are they enough to qualify for nonprofit status? If so, should you still start a nonprofit? Get answers and guidance from Erin Bradrick, Senior Counsel of NEO Law Group.

Messaging What Matters: Making Meaning to Make a Difference

Nov 15, 2013  

Gain tools to strategically develop brand-level and program-level messages to guide your nonprofit’s communication efforts.  

Building Nonprofit-Business Partnerships for the 21st Century

Nov 12, 2013  

Learn how nonprofit leaders are crafting new sustainable relationships with businesses and corporations.

Focus on Arts: Virtual Coffee & Conversation with the Doris Duke Charitable Foundation

Oct 10, 2013  

Learn about Doris Duke Charitable Foundation’s arts grantmaking and its resources to help organizations explore innovative ways of developing audiences. This session includes a short demonstration on how to use Foundation Directory Online to identify other arts funders.

Powered by Pro Bono

Apr 16, 2013  

An overview of how pro bono can be just the answer you are looking for to help with your nonprofit's challenges.

Principios de la planificación para la procuración de fondos (Introduction to Fundraising Planning)

Feb 05, 2013  

Aprenda el proceso básico de planificación para lograr diversificar las fuentes de apoyo financiero de su organización.

Principios de la búsqueda de fondos (Grantseeking Basics)

Dec 17, 2012  

Este curso introductorio presenta una orientación al campo de la recaudación de fondos filantrópicos y demuestra cómo identificar posibles fuentes de apoyo.

Reality Fundraising: Lessons Learned from Successful Arts Organizations

Oct 22, 2012  

Hear about what’s really working now for actual arts groups around the country.

Storytelling for Fundraising Success

Aug 02, 2012  

How can you best feature nonprofit stories to connect with your donors for fundraising success?

La organización sostenible: Fundamentos para construir un éxito duradero (Nonprofit Sustainability)

Jul 16, 2012  

Orientación sobre los cuatro elementos básicos para mantener una organización sostenible a largo plazo.

Getting a Grip on Your Student Loans

Jun 17, 2013  

Heather Jarvis, Student Loan Expert, breaks down the process of managing student debt in this recorded webinar. 

How to Find and Win Scholarships and Fellowships

Jun 06, 2012  

Funding your education requires careful planning, persistence, and knowing how and where to look for funding.

Using Evaluation Frameworks to Communicate with Funders

Sep 28, 2011  

Gain knowledge of how evaluation frameworks can support communication with funders and jump-start internal evaluation efforts.

Elementos básicos del presupuesto de un proyecto (Proposal Budgeting Basics)

Dec 10, 2010  

Aprenda a preparar y presentar el presupuesto de un proyecto en su solicitud de fondos.

Fiscal Sponsorship for Artists and Arts Organizations

Oct 17, 2011  

Discussion of the fiscal sponsorship arrangement under which a charitable project without 501(c)(3) status might benefit from the tax-exempt status and administrative support of a sponsoring organization.

Principios de la redacción de propuestas (Proposal Writing Basics)

Jan 07, 2013  

Aprenda cómo se redacta una propuesta.

First Fundraising Strategies for Startup Organizations (Part 5 of The Foundation Center's Webinar Series for Nonprofit Startup Organizations)

Feb 18, 2008  

Tom O'Brien, Program Manager of Neighborhood Connections at The Cleveland Foundation, will present ways that organizations can bring in their first dollars and begin to fundraise for their future.

Effective Program Development for Startup Organizations (Part 4 of The Foundation Center's Webinar Series for Nonprofit Startup Organizations)

Feb 08, 2008  

Veteran fundraiser John F. O'Kane, CFRE, discusses how to create a business plan and to structure a program plan to enhance your organization's effectiveness. Part 4 of The Foundation Center's Webinar Series for Nonprofit Startup Organizations.

Defining Mission and Vision (Part 3 of The Foundation Center's Webinar Series for Nonprofit Startup Organizations)

Feb 01, 2008  

Consultant Oliver Tessier will explain the importance of distilling your message and offer ways to engage your board and staff in developing statements they can own.