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May 2017

    Introduction to Fundraising Planning

    Monday, May 01 10:00am-11:00am EST
    West Palm Beach , Florida | In-person

    Does your organization need help directing its fundraising efforts? Planning focuses your organization by setting fundraising priorities and helps give staff and board members a roadmap to success.

    How to Start a Nonprofit at the Alpharetta Branch - Atlanta-Fulton Public Library System

    May 1, 2017 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm 
    Alpharetta, Georgia | In-person

    Learn the process of starting a nonprofit organization step-by-step.

    Introduction to Finding Grants

    Tuesday, May 02 9:00am-10:00am EST
    Boca Raton, Florida | In-person

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

    Introduction to Finding Grants

    Tuesday, May 02 2:00pm-4:00pm MST
    Salt Lake City , Utah | In-person

    Learn the 10 most important things you need to know about finding grants for your nonprofit, and start looking for funders right away with Foundation Directory Online.

    Introduction to Finding Grants at the Five Forks Branch - Gwinnett County Public Library

    May 2, 2017 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm 
    Lawrenceville, Georgia | In-person

    Introduction to Proposal Writing

    Tuesday, May 02 6:30pm-8:00pm EST
    Youngstown, Ohio | In-person

    This class will provide you with an overview of how to write a standard project proposal to a foundation.

    Nonprofit Navigator: How To Write Winning Proposals

    Wednesday, May 03 1:30pm-3:00pm MST
    Phoenix, Arizona | In-person

    Are you new to proposal writing or want a quick refresher? If so, you don’t want to miss one of our most popular classes!
    This class will provide you with an overview of how to write a standard project proposal to a foundation.

    Presented by Jeremiah Smith, Nonprofit Consultant

    Planning for Leadership Transitions in your Nonprofit Organizations

    Thursday, May 04 8:45am-10:30am EST
    Exton, Pennsylvania | In-person

    The session will include a discussion of “best practices” as it relates to leadership transitions, as well as information gained from leaders who have been involved in leadership transitions.

    Introduction to Proposal Writing

    Thursday, May 04 10:30am-12:00pm MST
    Denver, Colorado | In-person

    This class will focus on the different parts of grant proposals, and how to write them.  

    Grantmakers Panel for Nonprofits

    Thursday, May 04 11:00am-12:30pm PST
    Bend, Oregon | In-person

    Deschutes Public Library, in partnership with the Nonprofit Association of Oregon, is hosting a Grantmakers Panel for local nonprofits.

    Leveraging Social Media and Events to Engage Millennials

    May 4, 2017 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm  ET
    Webinar

    Seasoned fundraiser Darian Rodriguez Heyman rounds out the third webinar in our online fundraising series with straight talk and helpful tools for posting and promoting your upcoming event, leveraging Facebook and Twitter, and taking advantage of free scheduling, analysis, and optimization tools to help you work smarter, not harder.

    How to Build and Maintain an Effective Nonprofit Board

    Thursday, May 04 2:00pm-3:00pm MST
    Parker, Colorado | In-person

    Gain insights, tools and materials that will help your nonprofit organization build and maintain an effective and enthusiastic Nonprofit Board. Presented by nonprofit consultant Christine Tubbs. 

    Innerfluence

    Thursday, May 04 4:00pm-5:30pm PST
    Richmond, California | In-person

    Innerfluence,develop the insights for self-knowledge and the language to assert yourself.

    Jacqueline Wales, Leadership Coach

    Introduction to Fundraising Planning

    May 5, 2017 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm  ET
    Waldorf, Maryland | In-person

    Introduction to Proposal Writing

    Saturday, May 06 2:00pm-3:30pm EST
    Saginaw, Michigan | In-person

    This class will provide you with an overview of how to write a standard project proposal to a foundation.

    Finding Nonprofit Funding Online

    Monday, May 08 9:30am-11:00am EST
    East Lansing, Michigan | In-person

    Introductory session for nonprofit employees or individuals interested in helping nonprofit organizations raise money for activities or operations.

    Introduction To Finding Grants

    Tuesday, May 09 10:00am-11:00am EST
    Lexington, Kentucky | In-person

    Discover what funders are looking for in nonprofits seeking grants and how to find potential funders in this introductory course.

    Visualize Funding Data: Introduction to Foundation Maps

    Tuesday, May 09 10:00am-11:00am EST
    Boca Raton, Florida | In-person

    Learn how to use Foundation Maps Professional, the Foundation Center's premier data visualization tool and interactive mapping tool. It is the best and the easiest way to see who is funding what and where around the world. 

    Introduction to Finding Grants

    Tuesday, May 09 10:30am-12:00pm PST
    Bend, Oregon | In-person

    10 tips for nonprofits seeking grants, plus an introduction to searching the Foundation Directory Online and other DPL nonprofit resources.

    University of Arkansas Nonprofit Marketing Presentations: Google AdWords Campaigns

    Tuesday, May 09 12:30pm-3:00pm CST
    Fayetteville, Arkansas | In-person

    The University of Arkansas Nonprofit Marketing students will present their Google AdWords campaigns on Tuesday, May 9 at 12:30 pm in the Walker Community Room at the Fayetteville Public Library.

    Introduction to Finding Grants

    Tuesday, May 09 2:30pm-4:00pm CST
    St. Paul, Minnesota | In-person

    Discover what funders are looking for in nonprofits seeking grants and how to find potential funders in this introductory course.

    Introduction to Finding Grants

    Tuesday, May 09 4:00pm-5:00pm EST
    Old Fort, North Carolina | In-person

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

    Find It, Fund It for Nonprofits

    Wednesday, May 10 10:00am-11:30am CST
    Fayetteville, Arkansas | In-person

    Find It, Fund It is a comprehensive introduction to the Foundation Directory Online for nonprofit groups. 

    Brattleboro Area Development Directors Meeting

    Wednesday, May 10 11:30am-1:00pm EST
    Brattleboro, Vermont | In-person

    Introduction to Foundation Center Databases with Richard Wizansky of Bold Moves Consulting and Jeanne Walsh of the Brooks Memorial Library

    Grant Writing Basics

    Wednesday, May 10 11:30am-1:00pm MST
    Albuquerque, New Mexico | In-person

    Learn the essentials of preparing a competitive grant application to foundations that fund nonprofits.

    Introduction to Finding Grants

    Wednesday, May 10 2:00pm-3:30pm EST
    Charlotte, North Carolina | In-person

    Learn the basics of successful grant seeking and how to get started using Foundation Directory Online to find potential private foundation funders for your nonprofit. Please phone 704-416-0128 or email ltowery@cmlibrary.org to register.

    Introduction to Finding Grants

    Wednesday, May 10 6:15pm-8:15pm EST
    Cincinnati, Ohio | In-person

    Discover what funders are looking for in nonprofits seeking grants and how to find potential funders in this introductory course.

    Introduction to Proposal Writing

    Thursday, May 11 2:00pm-3:30pm EST
    Marysville, Ohio | In-person

    Learn how to write a grant proposal to foundations.

    Nonprofit/Corporate Partnerships: How Tipping Point Community Ensures Success for Its Grantees

    May 11, 2017 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm  ET
    Livestream

    Learn the ins and outs of corporate partnerships as we hone in on a local Bay Area example.

    Introduction to Finding Grants

    Thursday, May 11 7:00pm-8:30pm CST
    Columbus, Nebraska | In-person

    This is the Foundation Center’s basic introduction to the grantseeking process.

    Introduction to Finding Grants

    Friday, May 12 3:00pm-4:00pm EST
    Marion, North Carolina | In-person

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

    Introduction to Proposal Writing and Budgeting

    Tuesday, May 16 10:00am-12:00pm EST
    Mansfield, Ohio | In-person

    Brian Schultz from the Foundation Center will discuss the element of a grant proposal and how to go about creating a budget to submit with the proposal. This is a great beginner's class for those new to working for nonprofit organizations.

    Finding Grants for Nonprofits

    Tuesday, May 16 1:00pm-2:00pm EST
    Vienna, Virginia | In-person

    Learn how to use Foundation Directory Online to search for funding opportunities.

    Choosing a Donor Management System

    May 16, 2017 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm  ET
    Webinar

    Join us for a practical, tactical webinar led by the authors of the Consumer’s Guide to Low Cost Donor Management Systems, that will answer these questions and more.

    Financial Literacy for Nonprofit Boards

    Tuesday, May 16 2:00pm-4:00pm PST
    Las Vegas, Nevada | In-person

    What do board members need to know about finances?

    Introduction to Proposal Writing

    Tuesday, May 16 4:00pm-5:00pm EST
    Old Fort, North Carolina | In-person

    Ideal for those new to grant proposal writing or in need of a quick refresher. This class will provide you with an overview of how to write a standard project proposal to a foundation.

    Are We Ready to Write Grants

    Wednesday, May 17 10:00am-12:00pm EST
    Rochester, New York | In-person

    This workshop is designed to increase your competitiveness for grant proposals.

    Introduction to Project Budgets

    Wednesday, May 17 2:30pm-4:00pm EST
    Hamilton, Ohio | In-person

    Learn the elements of writing a project budget with confidence.

    Grant Writing Basics

    Wednesday, May 17 3:00pm-4:30pm MST
    Albuquerque, New Mexico | In-person

    Learn the essentials of preparing a competitive grant application to foundations that fund nonprofits.

    Introduction to Proposal Writing

    Wednesday, May 17 6:15pm-8:15pm EST
    Cincinnati, Ohio | In-person

    This class will provide you with an overview of how to write a standard project proposal to a foundation.

    Mission Based Strategic Planning

    Thursday, May 18 9:00am-11:00am EST
    Boca Raton, Florida | In-person

    Is your organization using a mission-based strategy to maximize results and achieve impact? In this workshop, you will learn how to leverage a strategy that is mission-based and focused on achieving outcomes for your investors and beneficiaries. 

    Finding Funders for your nonprofit: it's all about the match

    Thursday, May 18 1:00pm-2:30pm PST
    Bellingham, Washington | In-person

    Learn how to use the Foundation Directory Online (FDO) to find grant money for your nonprofit.

    Grant Writing Basics

    Thursday, May 18 3:00pm-4:30pm MST
    Albuquerque, New Mexico | In-person

    Learn the essentials of preparing a competitive grant application to foundations that fund nonprofits.

    Guide to Online Grantseeker Resources & Introduction to Finding Grants

    Friday, May 19 10:00am-12:00pm EST
    Randolph, New Jersey | In-person

    Lynee Richel Dokus, Foundation Information Network Manager at County College of Morris, will present a 2 hour long free workshop on Grantspace and the Foundation Directory Online.

    Introduction to Proposal Writing

    Friday, May 19 3:00pm-4:00pm EST
    Marion, North Carolina | In-person

    Ideal for those new to grant proposal writing or in need of a quick refresher. This class will provide you with an overview of how to write a standard project proposal to a foundation.

    Introduction to Project Budgets

    Monday, May 22 10:00am-12:00pm EST
    Cincinnati, Ohio | In-person

     Come learn the basic elements of how to draft a project budget with confidence.

    Introduction to Finding Grants

    Tuesday, May 23 10:00am-11:00am EST
    West Palm Beach, Florida | In-person

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

    Introduction to Finding Grants

    Tuesday, May 23 5:30pm-7:00pm EST
    Richmond, Virginia | In-person

    Are you new to the field of grantseeking?

    Discover what funders are looking for in nonprofits seeking grants and how to find potential funders in this introductory course.

    Introduction to Finding Grants

    May 23, 2017 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm  ET
    Alexandria, Virginia | In-person

    Polk Grants Alliance Meeting and Presentation

    Thursday, May 25 9:30am-11:30am EST
    Bartow, Florida | In-person

    The Polk County Grants Alliance will have a guest speaker from the GiveWell organization to speak about basic proposal writing tips, and to answer any questions.

    Introduction to Finding Grants

    Thursday, May 25 2:00am-3:30pm CST
    San Antonio, Texas | In-person

    This introductory session will be led by Jenna Gonzales who will highlight the electronic and print resources available for your free use at the San Antonio Area Foundation, a partner in the Foundation Center’s Funding Information Network. 

    Advanced Grant Writing

    Thursday, May 25 3:00pm-4:30pm MST
    Albuquerque, New Mexico | In-person

    Go beyond the essentials with this Grant Writing Basics follow-up workshop. 

    Introduction To Proposal Writing

    May 31, 2017 9:30 am - 11:30 am  ET
    Charlotte, North Carolina | In-person

    Learn the basics of writing a proposal for your nonprofit organization, including executive summary, program description, program budgeting and more. Register required.

    Introduction to Proposal Writing at the Decatur Library - DeKalb County Public Library

    May 31, 2017 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm 
    Decatur, Georgia | In-person