19
May 2022

Data Done Right Maximize Your Fundraising Intelligence

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Date
Thursday, May 19, 2022
Time
Noon - 1:00pm
Location
Virtual Event

Training Overview & Details

Prospect development consultant Regina Alhassan will address common challenges and answer the questions fundraisers ask most about data, research, and prospecting. Learners will explore keys elements of a data tune up and discover ways to maximize their donor database and other prospect development tools.

2
Jun 2022

The Power of Our Community Presentation

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Date
Thursday, June 2, 2022
Time
5:30pm - 8:30pm
Location
MVCC Alumni College Center
1101 Sherman Drive
Utica, NY 13501

Training Overview & Details

The Community Foundation of Herkimer and Oneida Counties invites community residents and nonprofit organizations to attend an update on the community’s equity initiative.
 
In 2020, our organization made a long-term commitment to racial equity and social justice, and we want to keep the community informed about what’s happened so far—and exciting things to come! This program will highlight an overview of the Community Foundation, neighborhood revitalization, and community partnerships. This extension of the community equity forum that was held in October is open to all—those who’ve been involved with us on this journey and those who are new and would like to get involved in the conversation. Please plan to join us!

Registration is required as seating is limited. 

30
Jun 2022

What Sponsors are Looking for in Partners

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Date
Thursday, June 30, 2022
Time
Noon - 1:00pm
Location
Virtual Event

Training Overview & Details

Join AFP’s Senior Director of Business Development, Chris Amos, as he moderates a panel of some big-name nonprofit sponsors to find out what sponsors are really looking for in partner organizations. Learn how to do your research, approach, and follow up to secure long lasting mutually beneficial partnerships.

8
Sep 2022

Key Ways to Boost Midlevel Giving

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Date
Thursday, September 8, 2022
Time
Noon - 1:00pm
Location
Virtual Event

Training Overview & Details

Fundraisers have long overlooked donors who give at a level in the middle, even though this group often accounts for more than a third of a nonprofit’s total donations. A few charities have recognized the potential of these important supporters and taken their midlevel-giving programs to the next level. Join us to learn from savvy fundraisers how to attract and engage middle donors, make them feel special, and inspire them to give more.

6
Oct 2022

Board Bloom: Real-life Strategies in Empowering Board Members to Get Involved, Impact and Influence Others

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Date
Thursday, October 6, 2022
Time
Noon - 1:00pm
Location
Virtual Event

Training Overview & Details

Based on recent doctoral research at Columbia University and a decade of working with nonprofit boards, this session will explore how board members learn to become impactful leaders in nonprofit organizations, while developing fruitful relationships with peers and staff.

8
Nov 2022

Nonprofit Media Training

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Date
Tuesday, November 8, 2022
Time
Noon - 1:00pm
Location
Virtual Event

Training Overview & Details

Join the Community Foundation and a panel of local nonprofit marketing practitioners as we discuss best practices in media relations for nonprofit organizations. The session will explore successful press release creation and distribution, the process of engagement with local media outlets, and how to follow through with media efforts on various platforms.

29
Nov 2022

How to Close Every End-of-Year Gift and Set Yourself Up for Success in 2023

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Date
Tuesday, November 29, 2022
Time
Noon - 1:00pm
Location
Virtual Event

Training Overview & Details

November is always crunch time to make sure that you have the systems in place, with the right communications and outreach so that you can close all the gifts you worked so hard to put in place by that magical moment – December 31! During this time, there are many competing interests to juggle: Reaching our donors in between the upcoming holidays throughout November and December; Giving Tuesday; End-of-Year mail campaigns; Special Events; and the day-to-day tasks of running the organization. This webinar will explore a structure for you to master your calendar and optimize the ideal times when you can reach your supporters.

13
Dec 2022

Crypto Philanthropy 101

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Date
Tuesday, December 13, 2022
Time
Noon - 1:00pm
Location
Virtual Event

Training Overview & Details

There is more money invested in Bitcoin than in Visa and Mastercard combined. With tens of millions of crypto donors poised to give this year, do you know how to reach the fastest-growing donor demographic? Crypto donors are young, tech-savvy, and their average donation is $11,000, more than 100 times higher than the industry average of $108. Learn how to reach these donors and accept Bitcoin donations.

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