These are the five key elements your development plan should have if you want to boost your fundraising revenue.
Learn more about how to recruit and onboard change-agent board members.
Calling all nonprofits! In honor of National Nonprofit Day on Friday, August 17 we are holding a video contest to showcase the great work of the nonprofits we work with! Please submit a 3 minute video describing how Foundation Center’s resources have enabled your organization to achieve its mission! Did Foundation Center provide you with the tools for your nonprofit to thrive? Did our trainings make you a viable grant applicant and help you further your mission? Let us know in a 3 minute video and the winner will receive a $50 Visa card and recognition on our Foundation Center social media channels and GrantSpace blog!
Pro bono volunteers offer their professional skills to deliver a product that improves organizational capacity. This product can be a new marketing plan, a recommendation for a new technology, or a talent development strategy. The work can be done by a pro bono team funded by a corporation or a single professional with a passion for giving back.
Imagine you hear about a really interesting social impact organization that sounds like it’s doing important work in an area you have a lot of interest in. You’re immediately curious and want to know more. What’s one of the first things you do? Head right to their website.
First things first: ask yourself, when you’re reading online, are you actually reading? Or are you skimming? We live and work in an age when our attention span is… well, blink and it’s gone.
Welcome to the center of the social sector.
Foundation Center Midwest is pleased to announce the redesigned GrantSpace.org, our learning community for the social sector! GrantSpace delivers valuable insights and essential knowledge to aspiring and active social sector professionals, providing them with in-person and on-demand trainings, knowledge tools, and opportunities to convene with like-minded peers and experts in the industry.
Donor clubs can be a powerful tool to increase individual donor giving. Find out what a donor club is, and learn more about how to start one.
The best way to learn about a neighborhood or a place is by walking. When you walk, all of your senses are engaged. It is a not a neutral or passive act. You see the trees, hear kids playing, feel your feet on the sidewalk and smell the corner bakery. As a lead up to Common Ground, The Cleveland Foundation invites you to explore your surroundings by joining us for FredWalksCLE.