Events

January 10, 2017 - 3:00pm - 3:45pm
Webinar, Anywhere, NC
$0.00

There is no one right way to ask for a donation. Some people take great care preparing well-organized and complete presentations. Others prepare with just a few talking points and then use the energy of the prospect to guide the conversation. You have your own Asking Style and when you learn to ask in your Style, you will be more comfortable, confident and successful as an asker.

Brian Saber, Asking Matters
January 11, 2017 - 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Webinar, Anywhere, NC
$0.00

Why do nonprofits so broadly fail to use their boards wisely? And how might they do better? Join this webinar to look at four interrelated board areas: membership (including recruitment, development, self-assessment), process (including structure, meetings), capacity, and fiduciary concerns.

Sam Frank, Synthesis Partnership
January 12, 2017 - 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Webinar, Anywhere, NC
$0.00

Many nonprofits struggle to create a fundraising plan, yet a written plan is critical to successful fundraising. In this webinar, you’ll learn: seven simple steps to creating a written plan so you can raise all the money you need to fully fund your budget in the coming year; how to let historical data guide you; the two goals most people DON’T set but are required for achieving success; and five tips to choosing the right fundraising strategies for your nonprofit.

 

Sandy Rees, Get Fully Funded
January 18, 2017 - 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Cumberland Community Foundation, Community Room Fayetteville, NC
$0.00

Join the North Carolina Center for Nonprofits and Cumberland Community Foundation for a Nonprofit Town Hall meeting 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
919-790-1555
January 18, 2017 - 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Webinar, Anywhere, NC
$0.00

Join this webinar to learn how to set your nonprofit up for success in 2017 with a month-by-month game plan that will help you create a 360º fundraising strategy to engage donors across mobile, social, digital and traditional channels and help you better communicate with your supporters to meet your fundraising goals.

888-661-8804
January 19, 2017 - 1:00pm - 2:30pm
Webinar Anywhere, NC
$0.00

Crowdfunding has quickly become a new tool in the fundraising toolbox to tap into your network to raise more money, faster, from a larger audience. Join us to learn how to incorporate crowdfunding to raise the bar on your fundraising initiatives. Dana Ostomel, Firespring's leading authority on crowdfunding, will walk you through the lifecycle of a campaign, from prep through appreciation, emphasizing how to engage new audiences. 

Dana Ostomel, Firespring
For everyone
877-447-8941
January 23, 2017 - 9:00am - 5:00pm
CVCC Corporate Development Center Hickory, NC
$197.00

This one-day workshop for beginners as well as practiced grant writers will cover:

  • Basic grant writing objectives, seven elements of almost every proposal, customizing proposals to the granting organization, developing relationships with funders, and grant management;
  • What you needed to begin and conduct successful grant research, time-saving skills for your searches, how to locate local, state and government grants, and how to navigate websites, grant databases and other resources that fit your specific needs;
  • Pitfalls to avoid, saving you time and frustration identifying funders whose priorities match your needs.

You will hear real stories from the nonprofit world, do’s and don’ts of grant writing, and review successfully funded proposals.

Registration includes one free review of a proposal by the instructor to gain more feedback and further develop your writing style and skills.

Amanda Pearce, Funding For Good
January 23, 2017 - 10:00am - 12:00pm
Foundation For The Carolinas Charlotte, NC
$0.00

Join the North Carolina Center for Nonprofits and Foundation For The Carolinas for a Nonprofit Town Hall meeting 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
January 24, 2017 - 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Webinar, Anywhere, NC
$25.00

Nonprofits capture lots of data as they fundraise, operate programs, and seek to maximize charitable investments in their work. Nonprofit leaders need to examine their data regularly in order to make informed strategic plans. Join this webinar to learn how to separate meaningful data from noise and get some tools to better track and gain insight from the data.