Events

March 1, 2017 - 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Webinar, Anywhere, NC
$0.00

501(c)(3). It's a tax status, not a business plan. But are you prepared to run the business of your nonprofit? Join this webinar to discuss the critical functions of budget and finance, operations (such as insurance and office management) and human resources, as well as programs, strategic planning, fundraising, marketing, and governance. You'll also review strategies for determining what to outsource and what to do in-house and how to evaluate and choose vendors.

Adrienne Rubin, Give Something Back Foundation
March 2, 2017 - 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Webinar, Anywhere, NC
$50.00

December is done. With your biggest online fundraising campaign behind you, what will you do to inspire donors to give online beyond December? A few strategic, seasonal campaigns can help you not only boost fundraising throughout the year but also help you test techniques, strategies and messaging for your next year-end online fundraising campaign. Join this webinar to see success stories and hear helpful planning advice for online campaigns.

Kerri Karvetski, Company K Media and NonprofitMarketingGuide.com
March 3, 2017 - 10:00am - 12:00pm
Goodwill Career Connections Center Asheville, NC
$0.00

Join the North Carolina Center for Nonprofits, WNC Nonprofit Pathways, and United Way of Asheville and Buncombe County for a Public Policy Briefing to get a preview of major trends, threats, and opportunities for nonprofits in 2017.  As policymakers head to Raleigh and Washington full of new ideas (along with some recycled ones), many of their top priorities will involve issues of critical importance to nonprofits.

David Heinen, Vice President for Public Policy and Advocacy, North Carolina Center for Nonprofits
For everyone
919-790-1555
March 3, 2017 - 11:30am - 1:00pm
Live Webcast, Anywhere, NC
$0.00

By 2060, it is estimated that the population of Americans over 65 will climb to 98.2 million – double the estimated population in 2015, according to the U.S. Census Bureau. A soon-to-be released Giving USA Special Report, Giving and the Golden Years: The Role of Private Giving in Aging Services Organizations, questions how aging services organizations (ASO’s) will be able to fiscally bear that growth. Join this live webcast during which a panel of philanthropy experts will discuss the report and its findings.

March 7, 2017 - 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Webinar Anywhere, NC
$120.00

Every nonprofit needs a solid online communications foundation. This course will help you define your communications goals, practices, and strategies. We’ll help you refine your “SMART” communications goals, learn what kind of content engages your stakeholders, understand the purpose and best use of each online communications channel, develop an editorial calendar, track success against goals, and choose how to invest your time and money. By the end of this course you’ll have a firm understanding of how to create an online communications plan that meets your goals, connects with your audience, and drives engagement.

Debra Askanase, Engagement Strategist, Idealware
March 7, 2017 - 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Webinar, Anywhere, NC
$0.00

Do the words design and brand guidelines make your toes curl and teeth grind? Does design lingo make you think you need to hire a professional designer or go to design school? Join this webinar to learn about the importance and value of branding your organization and identify core elements of your brand guidelines to help your nonprofit or library create a strong brand.

Gopika Prabhu, Elefint
March 7, 2017 - 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Webinar, Anywhere, NC
$50.00

To kick off National Women’s Month, Foundation Center will convene a panel of women leaders in the nonprofit sector to share their experiences and advice on creating more inclusive organizations.

March 7, 2017 - 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Webinar, Anywhere, NC
$0.00

In a 2016 poll, 78 percent of voters said they want charitable organizations to play a greater role in working with the federal government to solve problems. Are you meeting that expectation? If your organization is ready to walk the walk and use your voice to speak out on behalf of your mission and your community, you are ready to build your advocacy capacity. Join this webinar to hear from nonprofit leaders about how to begin positioning your organization for advocacy success by engaging your board, aligning your staff, and leveraging coalitions.

Anne Wallestad, BoardSource; Gary Bass, Bauman Foundation; Allison Grayson, Independent Sector
March 8, 2017 - 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Webinar, Anywhere, NC
$0.00

Achieving your organization’s goals often requires understanding and alignment across multiple stakeholders. Board members, staff, donors, and stakeholders of all types need to be engaged in the planning and implementation of new strategies and actions. But how can you do this efficiently when there may be many different views and priorities? Join this webinar for key principles and tools for building dialogue and alignment across diverse groups, including: 

• Creating effective dialogue on difficult decisions,
• Generating constructive input on plans and proposals, and
• Improving alignment and commitment to any decisions reached.

Rick Lent, Independent Consultant and Author