Event Profiles

7th Annual Homeless Summit  Link
11/20/2013
Workshop Topics: Non-profit formation, Grant searching and development; Working with reentry agencies, Maneuvering through local health plans
6th Annual Homeless Summit "Bridging the Gaps of Homelessness"  Link
11/07/2012
Workshop Topics: Running Towards Runaways Hulen Place Grant and Proposal Writing for Non-Profits Alameda County
5th Annual Homeless Summit "Building the Way Home"  Link
11/16/2011
Workshop Topics: Fundraising Strategies Using Data to Support Systems Change Reducing Parolee Recidivism Annual Permormance Reports
GuideStar Webinar - The Seven Steps for Data-Driven Decision Making  Link
10/06/2011
High Desert Resource Network - Access Government Day  Link
10/06/2011
GuideStar Webinar - The Second Great Wave of Philanthropy  Link
10/05/2011
Homeless Provider Network  Link
07/20/2011
Nonprofit Executives' Network  Link
07/13/2011
The Nonprofit Executives' Network was first established to encourage executives from nonprofits to meet for the purpose of exchanging ideas, information and knowledge with each other. The Network has morphed over the past few years into an organization that includes executives as well as a wide variety of community-minded individuals such as senior staff of nonprofits, foundations, and governmental organizations. They meet to seek information, exchange ideas, and find ways to build the capacity of their nonprofit organizations through partnership, collaboration, and education.
How to Approach a Foundation Free Webinar  Link
05/31/2011
This webinar will cover strategies for effective communications with grantmakers, taking you through initial contact to what happens after you receive funding.
Proposal Budgeting Basics Free Webinar  Link
05/26/2011
This webinar is geared to the novice grantseeker and will answer budgeting questions such as: What kinds of expenses are covered under "personnel"? What level of detail do you need to include for non-personnel expenses? What types of expenses can be included in the "overhead" category? What is the relationship between the budget for your project and the overall budget for your nonprofit organization?
Proposal Writing Basics Free Webinar  Link
05/18/2011
In this webinar you will learn the basics of writing a proposal for your nonprofit organization. If you are new to proposal writing, you may be wondering: What are the key components of a proposal to a foundation or corporation? Who should sign a grant request? How should the proposal be packaged? Should you contact a funder if your proposal is turned down?
Your Board and Fundraising: An Introductory Class Free Webinar  Link
05/12/2011
This process involves some key elements: Understanding the role of your board; How to overcome board member concerns regarding fundraising; Ways the board can participate in the fundraising process; Tips for strengthening your fundraising board
Free Tax & Financial Seminar for Nonprofits  Link
05/11/2011
Sales and Use Taxes for Nonprofit Organizations; Property Tax Exemptions Exempt Organization Workshop Compliance for Exempt Organizations Regulation of Charities and Fundraisers Employment Taxes and the Nonprofit Organization
Introduction to Corporate Giving Free Webinar  Link
05/11/2011
This session will help answer questions such as: What are the motivations behind corporate giving? How do companies support nonprofit organizations? How can I match my organization's needs with the interests of a corporation? How can I make the most effective use of Foundation Center resources to locate corporate funders?
High Desert Resource Network Meeting  Link
05/05/2011
Speakers include representatives from funding sources including major foundations and corporations, as well as experts in nonprofit management issues.
Grant Seeking Basics Free Webinar  Link
05/04/2011
The webinar will cover: What you need to have in place before you seek a grant. What you need to know about grantmakers and how nonprofits are supported. How you identify funding partners. Resources for your grantseeking efforts.
How to Approach a Foundation Free Webinar  Link
04/28/2011
This webinar will cover strategies for effective communications with grantmakers, taking you through initial contact to what happens after you receive funding.
Proposal Budgeting Basics Free Webinar  Link
04/27/2011
This webinar is geared to the novice grantseeker and will answer budgeting questions such as: What kinds of expenses are covered under "personnel"? What level of detail do you need to include for non-personnel expenses? What types of expenses can be included in the "overhead" category? What is the relationship between the budget for your project and the overall budget for your nonprofit organization?
Before You Seek a Grant: A Checklist for New Nonprofits  Link
04/26/2011
This webinar will provide you with a step-by-step checklist approach to help increase your organization's readiness for foundation fundraising, addressing such questions as: What groundwork do I have to have in place before approaching foundations for funding? What are the steps to obtaining incorporation and nonprofit status and where can I get some help to do so? What are the characteristics of successful nonprofits?
Proposal Writing Basics Free Webinar  Link
04/21/2011
In this webinar you will learn the basics of writing a proposal for your nonprofit organization. If you are new to proposal writing, you may be wondering: What are the key components of a proposal to a foundation or corporation? Who should sign a grant request? How should the proposal be packaged? Should you contact a funder if your proposal is turned down?
HDRN: Fundraising Academy - Planned Giving Workshop  Link
04/14/2011
Overview of Planned Giving; Relationship to Annual Giving; Simple Steps; Getting Professional Help
Nonprofit Executives' Network  Link
04/13/2011
The Nonprofit Executives' Network was first established to encourage executives from nonprofits to meet for the purpose of exchanging ideas, information and knowledge with each other. The Network has morphed over the past few years into an organization that includes executives as well as a wide variety of community-minded individuals such as senior staff of nonprofits, foundations, and governmental organizations. They meet to seek information, exchange ideas, and find ways to build the capacity of their nonprofit organizations through partnership, collaboration, and education.
Introduction to Fundraising Planning Free Webinar  Link
04/07/2011
You'll learn how to: Conduct an assets inventory. Develop a case statement. Identify potential funding partners. Prepare a fundraising plan and calendar.
High Desert Resource Network Meeting  Link
04/07/2011
Speakers include representatives from funding sources including major foundations and corporations, as well as experts in nonprofit management issues.
Grant Seeking Basics Free Webinar  Link
04/05/2011
The webinar will cover: What you need to have in place before you seek a grant. What you need to know about grantmakers and how nonprofits are supported. How you identify funding partners. Resources for your grantseeking efforts.
Your Board and Fundraising: An Introductory Class Free Webinar  Link
03/30/2011
This process involves some key elements: Understanding the role of your board; How to overcome board member concerns regarding fundraising; Ways the board can participate in the fundraising process; Tips for strengthening your fundraising board
How to Approach a Foundation Free Webinar  Link
03/23/2011
This webinar will cover strategies for effective communications with grantmakers, taking you through initial contact to what happens after you receive funding.
Proposal Budgeting Basics Free Webinar  Link
03/22/2011
This webinar is geared to the novice grantseeker and will answer budgeting questions such as: What kinds of expenses are covered under "personnel"? What level of detail do you need to include for non-personnel expenses? What types of expenses can be included in the "overhead" category? What is the relationship between the budget for your project and the overall budget for your nonprofit organization?
Proposal Writing Basics Free Webinar  Link
03/17/2011
In this webinar you will learn the basics of writing a proposal for your nonprofit organization. If you are new to proposal writing, you may be wondering: What are the key components of a proposal to a foundation or corporation? Who should sign a grant request? How should the proposal be packaged? Should you contact a funder if your proposal is turned down?
Introduction to Corporate Giving Free Webinar  Link
03/15/2011
This session will help answer questions such as: What are the motivations behind corporate giving? How do companies support nonprofit organizations? How can I match my organization's needs with the interests of a corporation? How can I make the most effective use of Foundation Center resources to locate corporate funders?
Grant Seeking Basics Free Webinar  Link
03/10/2011
The webinar will cover: What you need to have in place before you seek a grant. What you need to know about grantmakers and how nonprofits are supported. How you identify funding partners. Resources for your grantseeking efforts.
Before You Seek a Grant: A Checklist for New Nonprofits Free Webinar  Link
03/09/2011
This webinar will provide you with a step-by-step checklist approach to help increase your organization's readiness for foundation fundraising, addressing such questions as: What groundwork do I have to have in place before approaching foundations for funding? What are the steps to obtaining incorporation and nonprofit status and where can I get some help to do so? What are the characteristics of successful nonprofits?
Nonprofit Executives' Network  Link
03/09/2011
High Desert Resource Network Meeting  Link
03/03/2011
Speakers include representatives from funding sources including major foundations and corporations, as well as experts in nonprofit management issues.
Introduction to Fundraising Planning Free Webinar  Link
02/24/2011
You'll learn how to: Conduct an assets inventory. Develop a case statement. Identify potential funding partners. Prepare a fundraising plan and calendar.
How to Approach a Foundation Free Webinar  Link
02/22/2011
This webinar will cover strategies for effective communications with grantmakers, taking you through initial contact to what happens after you receive funding.
Proposal Budgeting Basics Free Webinar  Link
02/18/2011
This webinar is geared to the novice grantseeker and will answer budgeting questions such as: What kinds of expenses are covered under "personnel"? What level of detail do you need to include for non-personnel expenses? What types of expenses can be included in the "overhead" category? What is the relationship between the budget for your project and the overall budget for your nonprofit organization?
Proposal Writing Basics Free Webinar  Link
02/16/2011
In this webinar you will learn the basics of writing a proposal for your nonprofit organization. If you are new to proposal writing, you may be wondering: What are the key components of a proposal to a foundation or corporation? Who should sign a grant request? How should the proposal be packaged? Should you contact a funder if your proposal is turned down?
Grantseeking Basics for Individuals in the Arts Free Webinar  Link
02/11/2011
If you are an individual involved in the arts and looking for funding to complete a project, mount an exhibition, put on a performance, conduct research, or anything else arts-related, this webinar will show you how to identify funders supporting individuals working in the arts. We will also touch on grantmaker motivations in funding individual artists, and the variety of support options available.
Legal Aspects of Human Resources  Link
02/09/2011
Discrimination - The many ways to discriminate. Sometimes unknowingly; Avoiding wrongful termination; Alternative work schedules - How to do it legally; Exempt & Non-exempt status - How to legally differentiate; Employee handbook - Policies and procedures done right; Volunteers - Are they covered by the same labor laws?
Nonprofit Executives' Network  Link
02/09/2011
The Nonprofit Executives' Network was first established to encourage executives from nonprofits to meet for the purpose of exchanging ideas, information and knowledge with each other. The Network has morphed over the past few years into an organization that includes executives as well as a wide variety of community-minded individuals such as senior staff of nonprofits, foundations, and governmental organizations. They meet to seek information, exchange ideas, and find ways to build the capacity of their nonprofit organizations through partnership, collaboration, and education.
Grant Seeking Basics Free Webinar  Link
02/08/2011
The webinar will cover: What you need to have in place before you seek a grant. What you need to know about grantmakers and how nonprofits are supported. How you identify funding partners. Resources for your grantseeking efforts.
High Desert Resource Network Meeting  Link
02/03/2011
Speakers include representatives from funding sources including major foundations and corporations, as well as experts in nonprofit management issues.
Your Board and Fundraising: An Introductory Class Free Webinar  Link
02/02/2011
This process involves some key elements: Understanding the role of your board; How to overcome board member concerns regarding fundraising; Ways the board can participate in the fundraising process; Tips for strengthening your fundraising board
IRS Webinar- Small Busines Health Care Tax Credit  Link
02/02/2011
Customer Service  Link
01/27/2011
Professionalism is essential to achieve your career and organizational goals. Join us in this interactive professional development workshop presented by Margaret Hernandez of The ANROMA Group.We will focus on Successful Attitudes, Organization and Customer Service Communication techniques. Every recipient will leave with a refreshed look at his/her role, with a sharpened professional skill set. The purpose of this workshop is to reduce stress, motivate and empower each one of us to fulfill the goals in our place of employment, community and personal lives.
Before You Seek a Grant: A Checklist for New Nonprofits Free Webinar  Link
01/25/2011
This webinar will provide you with a step-by-step checklist approach to help increase your organization's readiness for foundation fundraising, addressing such questions as: What groundwork do I have to have in place before approaching foundations for funding? What are the steps to obtaining incorporation and nonprofit status and where can I get some help to do so? What are the characteristics of successful nonprofits?
Introduction to Corporate Giving Free Webinar  Link
01/20/2011
This session will help answer questions such as: What are the motivations behind corporate giving? How do companies support nonprofit organizations? How can I match my organization's needs with the interests of a corporation? How can I make the most effective use of Foundation Center resources to locate corporate funders?
Introduction to Fundraising Planning Free Webinar  Link
01/19/2011
You'll learn how to: Conduct an assets inventory. Develop a case statement. Identify potential funding partners. Prepare a fundraising plan and calendar.
Basic Grant Writing 101  Link
01/19/2011
Participants will learn about the different types of grants available such as project, program, general operating and continuation funding. Each type of funding will be explained and participants will learn how to best frame their proposal to potential funders. Participants will also learn how to research potential funders and identify the best funders for their organization, such as family foundation, corporate foundations and government sources.
HDRN: Fundraising Academy - Using the Internet for Fundraising Workshop  Link
01/13/2011
Website Optimization; Website Configuration for Fundraising; Use of Email and Snail Mail
HDRN: Fundraising Academy - Raising Funds Through Special Events Workshop  Link
01/13/2011
Relationship to Overall Funding Plan; Choosing the Best Event for Your Agency; Planning & Budgeting
How to Approach a Foundation Free Webinar  Link
01/13/2011
This webinar will cover strategies for effective communications with grantmakers, taking you through initial contact to what happens after you receive funding.
Tips & Tools to Starting a 501(c)3 Nonprofit Organization  Link
01/12/2011
Why apply for 501(c)3 status?; Who is eligible for 501(c)3 status?; What responsibilities accompany a 501(c)3?; What are the proper steps to apply for 501(c)3 tax exempt status?
Proposal Budgeting Basics Free Webinar  Link
01/12/2011
This webinar is geared to the novice grantseeker and will answer budgeting questions such as: What kinds of expenses are covered under "personnel"? What level of detail do you need to include for non-personnel expenses? What types of expenses can be included in the "overhead" category? What is the relationship between the budget for your project and the overall budget for your nonprofit organization?
Nonprofit Executives' Network  Link
01/12/2011
Proposal Writing Basics Free Webinar  Link
01/11/2011
In this webinar you will learn the basics of writing a proposal for your nonprofit organization. If you are new to proposal writing, you may be wondering: What are the key components of a proposal to a foundation or corporation? Who should sign a grant request? How should the proposal be packaged? Should you contact a funder if your proposal is turned down?
Grant Seeking Basics Free Webinar  Link
01/05/2011
The webinar will cover: What you need to have in place before you seek a grant. What you need to know about grantmakers and how nonprofits are supported. How you identify funding partners. Resources for your grantseeking efforts.
Proposal Budgeting Basics Free Webinar  Link
12/16/2010
This webinar is geared to the novice grantseeker and will answer budgeting questions such as: What kinds of expenses are covered under "personnel"? What level of detail do you need to include for non-personnel expenses? What types of expenses can be included in the "overhead" category? What is the relationship between the budget for your project and the overall budget for your nonprofit organization?
Your Board and Fundraising: An Introductory Class Free Webinar  Link
12/14/2010
This process involves some key elements: Understanding the role of your board; How to overcome board member concerns regarding fundraising; Ways the board can participate in the fundraising process; Tips for strengthening your fundraising board
Before You Seek a Grant: A Checklist for New Nonprofits Free Webinar  Link
12/10/2010
This webinar will provide you with a step-by-step checklist approach to help increase your organization's readiness for foundation fundraising, addressing such questions as: What groundwork do I have to have in place before approaching foundations for funding? What are the steps to obtaining incorporation and nonprofit status and where can I get some help to do so? What are the characteristics of successful nonprofits?
Proposal Writing Basics Free Webinar  Link
12/09/2010
In this webinar you will learn the basics of writing a proposal for your nonprofit organization. If you are new to proposal writing, you may be wondering: What are the key components of a proposal to a foundation or corporation? Who should sign a grant request? How should the proposal be packaged? Should you contact a funder if your proposal is turned down?
Nonprofit Executives' Network  Link
12/08/2010
Grant Seeking Basics Free Webinar  Link
12/07/2010
The webinar will cover: What you need to have in place before you seek a grant. What you need to know about grantmakers and how nonprofits are supported. How you identify funding partners. Resources for your grantseeking efforts.
High Desert Resource Network Meeting  Link
12/02/2010
Speakers include representatives from funding sources including major foundations and corporations, as well as experts in nonprofit management issues.
How to Approach a Foundation Free Webinar  Link
11/30/2010
This webinar will cover strategies for effective communications with grantmakers, taking you through initial contact to what happens after you receive funding.
Free Inland Empire Tax Seminar for Non Profit, Faith Based and Exempt Organizations  Link
11/30/2010
The New Form 990 Employment Taxes Latest Tax Law Issues Health Care Tax Credit Update Welfare/Property Tax Exemptions Recent Developments in Charity Law Compliance for Non Profit Organizations Sales and Use Tax for Non Profit Organizations
Proposal Budgeting Basics Free Webinar  Link
11/18/2010
This webinar is geared to the novice grantseeker and will answer budgeting questions such as: What kinds of expenses are covered under "personnel"? What level of detail do you need to include for non-personnel expenses? What types of expenses can be included in the "overhead" category? What is the relationship between the budget for your project and the overall budget for your nonprofit organization?
4th Annual Homeless Summit Day Two  Link
11/18/2010
Workshop Sessions: Track C C1: Panel: Social Security Administration and Internal Revenue Service - Information to Benefit the Homeless and People With Disabilities C2: Search Engines and Grant Writing Tips C3: Project 50: Permanent Housing Solutions for Chronically Homeless in Los Angeles County Track D D1: TAY Center: How to Achieve My Goals While Being Homeless D2: Anyone Can Fund Raise! Come Learn How D3: Health Care for Homeless Veterans and Operation S.A.V.E.
Network With Nonprofits  Link
11/18/2010
4th Annual Homeless Summit Day One  Link
11/17/2010
Annual Report 10 Year Strategy in Review "The New Face of Homelessness" Workshop Sessions: Track A A1: Homeless Parolees: Causes and Solutions A2: Homelessness Partnership Possibilities with the Housing Authority A3: Recuperative Care: Orange County Pilot Program Track B B1: Bridging with the Homeless Community During a Public Health Emergency: Volunteer Now B2: Post Meltdown Foreclosures in CA (How We Got Here and What Can We Do) B3: Using the Homeless Management Information System to Track Outcomes and Performance Management
Proposal Writing Basics Free Webinar  Link
11/17/2010
In this webinar you will learn the basics of writing a proposal for your nonprofit organization. If you are new to proposal writing, you may be wondering: What are the key components of a proposal to a foundation or corporation? Who should sign a grant request? How should the proposal be packaged? Should you contact a funder if your proposal is turned down?
National Philanthropy Day 2010  Link
11/17/2010
Introduction to Fundraising Planning Free Webinar  Link
11/16/2010
You'll learn how to: Conduct an assets inventory. Develop a case statement. Identify potential funding partners. Prepare a fundraising plan and calendar.
Grant Seeking Basics Free Webinar  Link
11/11/2010
The webinar will cover: What you need to have in place before you seek a grant. What you need to know about grantmakers and how nonprofits are supported. How you identify funding partners. Resources for your grantseeking efforts.
HDRN: Fundraising Academy - The Board & Fundraising  Link
11/11/2010
- Board / Staff Roles & Responsibilities - The Board’s Role in Fundraising - Realities They Should Know - Easy ways to Involve the Board in Fundraising
HDRN: Fundraising Academy - Becoming a Big Idea Organization Workshop  Link
11/11/2010
In this fun and energetic workshop, he will show you how to orient your organization to think big, act big and grow big.
Introduction to Corporate Giving Free Webinar  Link
11/10/2010
This session will help answer questions such as: What are the motivations behind corporate giving? How do companies support nonprofit organizations? How can I match my organization's needs with the interests of a corporation? How can I make the most effective use of Foundation Center resources to locate corporate funders?
Nonprofit Executives' Network  Link
11/10/2010
High Desert Resource Network Meeting  Link
11/04/2010
Speakers include representatives from funding sources including major foundations and corporations, as well as experts in nonprofit management issues.
Understanding the Budgeting Process  Link
11/03/2010
Upon completion of the workshop, attendees will be able to: •Discuss the fiscal capacity of their organization •Distinguish between the program budget and the organization overall budget •Evaluate various line items and understand their relevancy to the overall fiscal objective of the project or strategic plan •Determine contributions: in-kind, unrestricted/restricted
Your Board and Fundraising: An Introductory Class Free Webinar  Link
11/02/2010
This process involves some key elements: Understanding the role of your board; How to overcome board member concerns regarding fundraising; Ways the board can participate in the fundraising process; Tips for strengthening your fundraising board
Before You Seek a Grant: A Checklist for New Nonprofits Free Webinar  Link
10/28/2010
This webinar will provide you with a step-by-step checklist approach to help increase your organization's readiness for foundation fundraising, addressing such questions as: What groundwork do I have to have in place before approaching foundations for funding? What are the steps to obtaining incorporation and nonprofit status and where can I get some help to do so? What are the characteristics of successful nonprofits?
Proposal Budgeting Basics Free Webinar  Link
10/27/2010
This webinar is geared to the novice grantseeker and will answer budgeting questions such as: What kinds of expenses are covered under "personnel"? What level of detail do you need to include for non-personnel expenses? What types of expenses can be included in the "overhead" category? What is the relationship between the budget for your project and the overall budget for your nonprofit organization?
How to Approach a Foundation Free Webinar  Link
10/26/2010
This webinar will cover strategies for effective communications with grantmakers, taking you through initial contact to what happens after you receive funding.
Proposal Writing Basics Free Webinar  Link
10/21/2010
In this webinar you will learn the basics of writing a proposal for your nonprofit organization. If you are new to proposal writing, you may be wondering: What are the key components of a proposal to a foundation or corporation? Who should sign a grant request? How should the proposal be packaged? Should you contact a funder if your proposal is turned down?
Nonprofit Executives' Network  Link
10/13/2010
Nonprofit Executives' Network  Link
10/13/2010
Grant Seeking Basics Free Webinar  Link
10/12/2010
The webinar will cover: What you need to have in place before you seek a grant. What you need to know about grantmakers and how nonprofits are supported. How you identify funding partners. Resources for your grantseeking efforts.
Access Government Day  Link
10/07/2010
Grantseeking Basics for Individuals in the Arts Free Webinar  Link
10/06/2010
If you are an individual involved in the arts and looking for funding to complete a project, mount an exhibition, put on a performance, conduct research, or anything else arts-related, this webinar will show you how to identify funders supporting individuals working in the arts. We will also touch on grantmaker motivations in funding individual artists, and the variety of support options available.
Grant Writing USA Grant Writing Workshop  Link
10/05/2010
Grant Writing USA Grant Writing Workshop  Link
10/04/2010
Proposal Budgeting Basics Free Webinar  Link
09/30/2010
This webinar is geared to the novice grantseeker and will answer budgeting questions such as: What kinds of expenses are covered under "personnel"? What level of detail do you need to include for non-personnel expenses? What types of expenses can be included in the "overhead" category? What is the relationship between the budget for your project and the overall budget for your nonprofit organization?
Introduction to Fundraising Planning Free Webinar  Link
09/29/2010
You'll learn how to: Conduct an assets inventory. Develop a case statement. Identify potential funding partners. Prepare a fundraising plan and calendar.
Proposal Writing Basics Free Webinar  Link
09/24/2010
In this webinar you will learn the basics of writing a proposal for your nonprofit organization. If you are new to proposal writing, you may be wondering: What are the key components of a proposal to a foundation or corporation? Who should sign a grant request? How should the proposal be packaged? Should you contact a funder if your proposal is turned down?
Tips and Tools to Starting a 501(c)3 Nonprofit Organization  Link
09/23/2010
This workshop will cover topics such as: • Why apply for 501(c)3 status? • Who is eligible for 501(c)3 status? • What responsibilities accompany a 501(c)3? • What are the proper steps to apply for 501(c)3 tax exempt status? This workshop will also cover important steps to think about before starting your nonprofit organization.
How to Approach a Foundation Free Webinar  Link
09/22/2010
This webinar will cover strategies for effective communications with grantmakers, taking you through initial contact to what happens after you receive funding.
Grant Seeking Basics Free Webinar  Link
09/16/2010
The webinar will cover: What you need to have in place before you seek a grant. What you need to know about grantmakers and how nonprofits are supported. How you identify funding partners. Resources for your grantseeking efforts.
Introduction to Corporate Giving Free Webinar  Link
09/14/2010
This session will help answer questions such as: What are the motivations behind corporate giving? How do companies support nonprofit organizations? How can I match my organization's needs with the interests of a corporation? How can I make the most effective use of Foundation Center resources to locate corporate funders?
Before You Seek a Grant: A Checklist for New Nonprofits Free Webinar  Link
09/10/2010
This webinar will provide you with a step-by-step checklist approach to help increase your organization's readiness for foundation fundraising, addressing such questions as: What groundwork do I have to have in place before approaching foundations for funding? What are the steps to obtaining incorporation and nonprofit status and where can I get some help to do so? What are the characteristics of successful nonprofits?
13th Annual Nonprofit Conference  Link
09/10/2010
This year our 13th Annual Nonprofit Conference will include 4 different learning tracks: The Money Track- These educational workshops are designed to assist nonprofits with funding issues, grant writing, fund development and the importance of sustainability. The Outcomes Track- This workshop track is designed to assist nonprofits in looking at their programs in a highly logical manner and therefore creating better opportunities for future funding. Topics will include areas like logic models, creating successful evauations, program development and mission statements. The "Take Real Action" Track - This track is designed to get the nonprofit leaders to implement plans to grow their organizations. Topics will include developing marketing plans, delivering customer service, a panel on real life collaborations (sponsored by AEA) and strategic planning. The Personal Track - This track will include topics such as stress management, positive thinking and tactics to help professionals identify areas for dealing with day-to-day stressors.
HDRN Fundraising 101 Workshop  Link
09/09/2010
• Overview of Philanthropy & Current Realities • Sources of Money for Nonprofits • Annual Giving • Overview of Fundraising Planning & Diversification
Nonprofit Executives' Network  Link
09/08/2010
High Desert Resource Network Meeting  Link
09/02/2010
Speakers include representatives from funding sources including major foundations and corporations, as well as experts in nonprofit management issues.
How to Approach a Foundation Free Webinar  Link
08/26/2010
This webinar will cover strategies for effective communications with grantmakers, taking you through initial contact to what happens after you receive funding.
Proposal Budgeting Basics Free Webinar  Link
08/25/2010
This webinar is geared to the novice grantseeker and will answer budgeting questions such as: What kinds of expenses are covered under "personnel"? What level of detail do you need to include for non-personnel expenses? What types of expenses can be included in the "overhead" category? What is the relationship between the budget for your project and the overall budget for your nonprofit organization?
Proposal Writing Basics Free Webinar  Link
08/24/2010
In this webinar you will learn the basics of writing a proposal for your nonprofit organization. If you are new to proposal writing, you may be wondering: What are the key components of a proposal to a foundation or corporation? Who should sign a grant request? How should the proposal be packaged? Should you contact a funder if your proposal is turned down?
Grant Seeking Basics Free Webinar  Link
08/18/2010
The webinar will cover: What you need to have in place before you seek a grant. What you need to know about grantmakers and how nonprofits are supported. How you identify funding partners. Resources for your grantseeking efforts.
Introduction to Fundraising Planning Free Webinar  Link
08/05/2010
You'll learn how to: Conduct an assets inventory. Develop a case statement. Identify potential funding partners. Prepare a fundraising plan and calendar.
High Desert Resource Network Meeting  Link
08/05/2010
Speakers include representatives from funding sources including major foundations and corporations, as well as experts in nonprofit management issues.
Introduction to Corporate Giving Free Webinar  Link
07/29/2010
This session will help answer questions such as: What are the motivations behind corporate giving? How do companies support nonprofit organizations? How can I match my organization's needs with the interests of a corporation? How can I make the most effective use of Foundation Center resources to locate corporate funders?
Your Board and Fundraising: An Introductory Class Free Webinar  Link
07/28/2010
This process involves some key elements: Understanding the role of your board; How to overcome board member concerns regarding fundraising; Ways the board can participate in the fundraising process; Tips for strengthening your fundraising board
Conference on Philanthropy 2010  Link
07/28/2010
Core Essentials: The Annual Fund: Stay Afloat for the Long-Term Weather the Storm with Diversified Funding Streams Board Members & Volunteers: Keep Everyone On Board & Motivated Create a Roadmap to Successful Grant Writing Advanced Track: Discover New Worlds: How Social Media and Marketing Strategies Support Traditional Fundraising Don’t Leave Friends Behind – the Importance of Major Gifts Explore Your Strengths: Effective Leadership Defined Become a Captain of Industry: How Social Enterprise Can Help You Generate Profit While Advancing Your Mission
Proposal Budgeting Basics Free Webinar  Link
07/27/2010
This webinar is geared to the novice grantseeker and will answer budgeting questions such as: What kinds of expenses are covered under "personnel"? What level of detail do you need to include for non-personnel expenses? What types of expenses can be included in the "overhead" category? What is the relationship between the budget for your project and the overall budget for your nonprofit organization?
How to Approach a Foundation Free Webinar  Link
07/22/2010
This webinar will cover strategies for effective communications with grantmakers, taking you through initial contact to what happens after you receive funding.
Proposal Writing Basics Free Webinar  Link
07/20/2010
In this webinar you will learn the basics of writing a proposal for your nonprofit organization. If you are new to proposal writing, you may be wondering: What are the key components of a proposal to a foundation or corporation? Who should sign a grant request? How should the proposal be packaged? Should you contact a funder if your proposal is turned down?
Gianneschi Summer School for Nonprofits  Link
07/16/2010
Marketing: Develop a Contributor Integrated Marketing Communication (IMC) Plan for Your NPO What Robert's Rules of Order Can Do For You Upgrading Your Communications Toolbox for Best Results Eliminate the Legal Pitfalls in Your HR Manual
Gianneschi Summer School for Nonprofits  Link
07/15/2010
What Gets Funded Corporations – Getting More of What They Give for Your Organization Risk Management and Liability for Nonprofits Lobbying and Advocacy: Articulating the Nonprofit Voice Boards and Fundraising Think Collaboratively Building Donors for Life Program Evaluation: Developing a Plan for Success
Grantseeking Basics for Individuals in the Arts Free Webinar  Link
07/15/2010
If you are an individual involved in the arts and looking for funding to complete a project, mount an exhibition, put on a performance, conduct research, or anything else arts-related, this webinar will show you how to identify funders supporting individuals working in the arts. We will also touch on grantmaker motivations in funding individual artists, and the variety of support options available.
Nonprofit Executives' Network  Link
07/14/2010
Before You Seek a Grant: A Checklist for New Nonprofits Free Webinar  Link
07/14/2010
This webinar will provide you with a step-by-step checklist approach to help increase your organization's readiness for foundation fundraising, addressing such questions as: What groundwork do I have to have in place before approaching foundations for funding? What are the steps to obtaining incorporation and nonprofit status and where can I get some help to do so? What are the characteristics of successful nonprofits?
Gianneschi Summer School for Nonprofits  Link
07/14/2010
Nonprofit Accounting and Auditing Exceeding Your Customer's Expectations Courting Corporate Sponsors: Six steps to “I do” CSUF Partner Agency Certification Sales Skills for Fundraising 101 The Nuts and Bolts of Events Planning with a Few New Tools Tapping Into University Resources
Gianneschi Summer School for Nonprofits  Link
07/13/2010
Presentations Include Property Tax Exemptions Sales and Use Taxes for Nonprofit Organizations Compliance for Existing Exempt Organizations Employment Taxes and the Nonprofit Organizations Regulation of Charities and Fundraisers IRS Form 990
Grant Seeking Basics Free Webinar  Link
07/13/2010
The webinar will cover: What you need to have in place before you seek a grant. What you need to know about grantmakers and how nonprofits are supported. How you identify funding partners. Resources for your grantseeking efforts.
Proposal Writing Basics Free Webinar  Link
06/30/2010
In this webinar you will learn the basics of writing a proposal for your nonprofit organization. If you are new to proposal writing, you may be wondering: What are the key components of a proposal to a foundation or corporation? Who should sign a grant request? How should the proposal be packaged? Should you contact a funder if your proposal is turned down?
Introduction to Fundraising Planning Free Webinar  Link
06/29/2010
You'll learn how to: Conduct an assets inventory. Develop a case statement. Identify potential funding partners. Prepare a fundraising plan and calendar.
Program Development Webinars: Developing Inclusive Recruitment Practices that Work  Link
06/29/2010
Identifying the Right Recruitment Partner and Understanding How To Work Together
Program Development Webinars: Developing Inclusive Recruitment Practices that Work  Link
06/28/2010
Engaging Volunteers with Disabilities as a Bridge to Long Term Service
Proposal Budgeting Basics Free Webinar  Link
06/24/2010
This webinar is geared to the novice grantseeker and will answer budgeting questions such as: What kinds of expenses are covered under "personnel"? What level of detail do you need to include for non-personnel expenses? What types of expenses can be included in the "overhead" category? What is the relationship between the budget for your project and the overall budget for your nonprofit organization?
How to Approach a Foundation Free Webinar  Link
06/23/2010
This webinar will cover strategies for effective communications with grantmakers, taking you through initial contact to what happens after you receive funding.
American Association of Grant Professionals Inland Empire Meeting  Link
06/22/2010
All Grant Professionals are welcome to attend this Luncheon Program and Meeting even if you are not yet members of AAGP.
Brand Raising  Link
06/17/2010
· Do you have a clear vision, mission, audience, and organizational strategy? · Is everyone on the same page to achieve your organizational goals? · Don't reinvent the wheel-learn how to maximize your budget to achieve results!
Your Board and Fundraising: An Introductory Class Free Webinar  Link
06/17/2010
This process involves some key elements: Understanding the role of your board; How to overcome board member concerns regarding fundraising; Ways the board can participate in the fundraising process; Tips for strengthening your fundraising board
Grant Seeking Basics Free Webinar  Link
06/09/2010
The webinar will cover: What you need to have in place before you seek a grant. What you need to know about grantmakers and how nonprofits are supported. How you identify funding partners. Resources for your grantseeking efforts.
Nonprofit Executives' Network  Link
06/09/2010
Proposal Writing Basics Free Webinar  Link
06/08/2010
In this webinar you will learn the basics of writing a proposal for your nonprofit organization. If you are new to proposal writing, you may be wondering: What are the key components of a proposal to a foundation or corporation? Who should sign a grant request? How should the proposal be packaged? Should you contact a funder if your proposal is turned down?
High Desert Resource Network Meeting  Link
06/03/2010
Speakers include representatives from funding sources including major foundations and corporations, as well as experts in nonprofit management issues.
Introduction to Corporate Giving Free Webinar  Link
06/02/2010
This session will help answer questions such as: What are the motivations behind corporate giving? How do companies support nonprofit organizations? How can I match my organization's needs with the interests of a corporation? How can I make the most effective use of Foundation Center resources to locate corporate funders?
Proposal Budgeting Basics Free Webinar  Link
05/26/2010
This webinar is geared to the novice grantseeker and will answer budgeting questions such as: What kinds of expenses are covered under "personnel"? What level of detail do you need to include for non-personnel expenses? What types of expenses can be included in the "overhead" category? What is the relationship between the budget for your project and the overall budget for your nonprofit organization?
Before You Seek a Grant: A Checklist for New Nonprofits Free Webinar  Link
05/25/2010
This webinar will provide you with a step-by-step checklist approach to help increase your organization's readiness for foundation fundraising, addressing such questions as: What groundwork do I have to have in place before approaching foundations for funding? What are the steps to obtaining incorporation and nonprofit status and where can I get some help to do so? What are the characteristics of successful nonprofits?
Proposal Writing Basics Free Webinar  Link
05/20/2010
In this webinar you will learn the basics of writing a proposal for your nonprofit organization. If you are new to proposal writing, you may be wondering: What are the key components of a proposal to a foundation or corporation? Who should sign a grant request? How should the proposal be packaged? Should you contact a funder if your proposal is turned down?
How to Approach a Foundation Free Webinar  Link
05/18/2010
This webinar will cover strategies for effective communications with grantmakers, taking you through initial contact to what happens after you receive funding.
Nonprofit Executives' Network  Link
05/12/2010
Grant Seeking Basics Free Webinar  Link
05/11/2010
The webinar will cover: What you need to have in place before you seek a grant. What you need to know about grantmakers and how nonprofits are supported. How you identify funding partners. Resources for your grantseeking efforts.
High Desert Resource Network Meeting  Link
05/06/2010
Speakers include representatives from funding sources including major foundations and corporations, as well as experts in nonprofit management issues.
Introduction to Fundraising Planning Free Webinar  Link
05/04/2010
You'll learn how to: Conduct an assets inventory. Develop a case statement. Identify potential funding partners. Prepare a fundraising plan and calendar.
Proposal Budgeting Basics Free Webinar  Link
04/29/2010
This webinar is geared to the novice grantseeker and will answer budgeting questions such as: What kinds of expenses are covered under "personnel"? What level of detail do you need to include for non-personnel expenses? What types of expenses can be included in the "overhead" category? What is the relationship between the budget for your project and the overall budget for your nonprofit organization?
Proposal Writing Basics Free Webinar  Link
04/28/2010
In this webinar you will learn the basics of writing a proposal for your nonprofit organization. If you are new to proposal writing, you may be wondering: What are the key components of a proposal to a foundation or corporation? Who should sign a grant request? How should the proposal be packaged? Should you contact a funder if your proposal is turned down?
Grant Seeking Basics Free Webinar  Link
04/22/2010
The webinar will cover: What you need to have in place before you seek a grant. What you need to know about grantmakers and how nonprofits are supported. How you identify funding partners. Resources for your grantseeking efforts.
How to Approach a Foundation Free Webinar  Link
04/20/2010
This webinar will cover strategies for effective communications with grantmakers, taking you through initial contact to what happens after you receive funding.
Before You Seek a Grant: A Checklist for New Nonprofits Free Webinar  Link
04/15/2010
This webinar will provide you with a step-by-step checklist approach to help increase your organization's readiness for foundation fundraising, addressing such questions as: What groundwork do I have to have in place before approaching foundations for funding? What are the steps to obtaining incorporation and nonprofit status and where can I get some help to do so? What are the characteristics of successful nonprofits?
Nonprofit Executives' Network  Link
04/14/2010
Introduction to Corporate Giving Free Webinar  Link
04/14/2010
This session will help answer questions such as: What are the motivations behind corporate giving? How do companies support nonprofit organizations? How can I match my organization's needs with the interests of a corporation? How can I make the most effective use of Foundation Center resources to locate corporate funders?
Your Board and Fundraising: An Introductory Class Free Webinar  Link
04/13/2010
This process involves some key elements: Understanding the role of your board; How to overcome board member concerns regarding fundraising; Ways the board can participate in the fundraising process; Tips for strengthening your fundraising board
Proposal Writing Basics Free Webinar  Link
04/07/2010
In this webinar you will learn the basics of writing a proposal for your nonprofit organization. If you are new to proposal writing, you may be wondering: What are the key components of a proposal to a foundation or corporation? Who should sign a grant request? How should the proposal be packaged? Should you contact a funder if your proposal is turned down?
Grantseeking Basics for Individuals in the Arts Free Webinar  Link
04/06/2010
If you are an individual involved in the arts and looking for funding to complete a project, mount an exhibition, put on a performance, conduct research, or anything else arts-related, this webinar will show you how to identify funders supporting individuals working in the arts. We will also touch on grantmaker motivations in funding individual artists, and the variety of support options available.
High Desert Resource Network Meeting  Link
04/01/2010
Speakers include representatives from funding sources including major foundations and corporations, as well as experts in nonprofit management issues.
Grant Seeking Basics Free Webinar  Link
03/31/2010
The webinar will cover: What you need to have in place before you seek a grant. What you need to know about grantmakers and how nonprofits are supported. How you identify funding partners. Resources for your grantseeking efforts.
Introduction to Fundraising Planning Free Webinar  Link
03/26/2010
You'll learn how to: Conduct an assets inventory. Develop a case statement. Identify potential funding partners. Prepare a fundraising plan and calendar.
Proposal Budgeting Basics Free Webinar  Link
03/23/2010
This webinar is geared to the novice grantseeker and will answer budgeting questions such as: What kinds of expenses are covered under "personnel"? What level of detail do you need to include for non-personnel expenses? What types of expenses can be included in the "overhead" category? What is the relationship between the budget for your project and the overall budget for your nonprofit organization?
How to Approach a Foundation Free Webinar  Link
03/18/2010
This webinar will cover strategies for effective communications with grantmakers, taking you through initial contact to what happens after you receive funding.
Proposal Writing Basics Free Webinar  Link
03/16/2010
In this webinar you will learn the basics of writing a proposal for your nonprofit organization. If you are new to proposal writing, you may be wondering: What are the key components of a proposal to a foundation or corporation? Who should sign a grant request? How should the proposal be packaged? Should you contact a funder if your proposal is turned down?
Nonprofit Executives' Network  Link
03/10/2010
Grant Seeking Basics Free Webinar  Link
03/09/2010
The webinar will cover: What you need to have in place before you seek a grant. What you need to know about grantmakers and how nonprofits are supported. How you identify funding partners. Resources for your grantseeking efforts.
Introduction to Corporate Giving Free Webinar  Link
03/04/2010
This session will help answer questions such as: What are the motivations behind corporate giving? How do companies support nonprofit organizations? How can I match my organization's needs with the interests of a corporation? How can I make the most effective use of Foundation Center resources to locate corporate funders?
High Desert Resource Network Meeting  Link
03/04/2010
Speakers include representatives from funding sources including major foundations and corporations, as well as experts in nonprofit management issues.
Before You Seek a Grant: A Checklist for New Nonprofits Free Webinar  Link
03/02/2010
This webinar will provide you with a step-by-step checklist approach to help increase your organization's readiness for foundation fundraising, addressing such questions as: What groundwork do I have to have in place before approaching foundations for funding? What are the steps to obtaining incorporation and nonprofit status and where can I get some help to do so? What are the characteristics of successful nonprofits?
Waitlist - Nonprofit Resource Seminar 2010  Link
02/26/2010
Grant Development Opportunities and Strategies, Recruiting Interns for Enhanced Service Delivery, E-Strategies for Nonprofits, Meet the Funders - Q&A with Local Funding Organizations
Nonprofit Resource Seminar 2010  Link
02/26/2010
Grant Development Opportunities and Strategies, Recruiting Interns for Enhanced Service Delivery, E-Strategies for Nonprofits, Meet the Funders - Q&A with Local Funding Organizations
Your Board and Fundraising: An Introductory Class Free Webinar  Link
02/25/2010
This process involves some key elements: Understanding the role of your board; How to overcome board member concerns regarding fundraising; Ways the board can participate in the fundraising process; Tips for strengthening your fundraising board
To Be or Not To Be a 501 ( c )  Link
02/25/2010
Proposal Writing Basics Free Webinar  Link
02/24/2010
In this webinar you will learn the basics of writing a proposal for your nonprofit organization. If you are new to proposal writing, you may be wondering: What are the key components of a proposal to a foundation or corporation? Who should sign a grant request? How should the proposal be packaged? Should you contact a funder if your proposal is turned down?
Grant Seeking Basics Free Webinar  Link
02/18/2010
The webinar will cover: What you need to have in place before you seek a grant. What you need to know about grantmakers and how nonprofits are supported. How you identify funding partners. Resources for your grantseeking efforts.
Transformational Fundraising for the 21st Century  Link
02/18/2010
Proposal Budgeting Basics Free Webinar  Link
02/17/2010
This webinar is geared to the novice grantseeker and will answer budgeting questions such as: What kinds of expenses are covered under "personnel"? What level of detail do you need to include for non-personnel expenses? What types of expenses can be included in the "overhead" category? What is the relationship between the budget for your project and the overall budget for your nonprofit organization?
Writing for Operational Support  Link
02/16/2010
Introduction to Fundraising Planning Free Webinar  Link
02/11/2010
You'll learn how to: Conduct an assets inventory. Develop a case statement. Identify potential funding partners. Prepare a fundraising plan and calendar.
Nonprofit Executives' Network  Link
02/10/2010
How to Approach a Foundation Free Webinar  Link
02/10/2010
This webinar will cover strategies for effective communications with grantmakers, taking you through initial contact to what happens after you receive funding.
High Desert Resource Network Meeting  Link
02/04/2010
Speakers include representatives from funding sources including major foundations and corporations, as well as experts in nonprofit management issues.
Grant Seeking Basics Free Webinar  Link
01/27/2010
The webinar will cover: What you need to have in place before you seek a grant. What you need to know about grantmakers and how nonprofits are supported. How you identify funding partners. Resources for your grantseeking efforts.
Introduction to Corporate Giving Free Webinar  Link
01/26/2010
This session will help answer questions such as: What are the motivations behind corporate giving? How do companies support nonprofit organizations? How can I match my organization's needs with the interests of a corporation? How can I make the most effective use of Foundation Center resources to locate corporate funders?
How to Approach a Foundation Free Webinar  Link
01/21/2010
This webinar will cover strategies for effective communications with grantmakers, taking you through initial contact to what happens after you receive funding.
Before You Seek a Grant: A Checklist for New Nonprofits Free Webinar  Link
01/20/2010
This webinar will provide you with a step-by-step checklist approach to help increase your organization's readiness for foundation fundraising, addressing such questions as: What groundwork do I have to have in place before approaching foundations for funding? What are the steps to obtaining incorporation and nonprofit status and where can I get some help to do so? What are the characteristics of successful nonprofits?
Are There Alternatives to Starting a Nonprofit? Live Question and Answer Session  Link
01/20/2010
Acting on your ideas for charitable programs requires careful planning, hard work, and financial resources. Where will those resources come from? Is a nonprofit organization a necessity for accomplishing your charitable goals? What are the alternatives?
Proposal Budgeting Basics Free Webinar  Link
01/19/2010
This webinar is geared to the novice grantseeker and will answer budgeting questions such as: What kinds of expenses are covered under "personnel"? What level of detail do you need to include for non-personnel expenses? What types of expenses can be included in the "overhead" category? What is the relationship between the budget for your project and the overall budget for your nonprofit organization?
Introduction to Fundraising Planning Free Webinar  Link
01/14/2010
You'll learn how to: Conduct an assets inventory. Develop a case statement. Identify potential funding partners. Prepare a fundraising plan and calendar.
Your Board and Fundraising: An Introductory Class Free Webinar  Link
01/13/2010
This process involves some key elements: Understanding the role of your board; How to overcome board member concerns regarding fundraising; Ways the board can participate in the fundraising process; Tips for strengthening your fundraising board
Nonprofit Executives' Network  Link
01/13/2010
Proposal Writing Basics Free Webinar  Link
01/12/2010
In this webinar you will learn the basics of writing a proposal for your nonprofit organization. If you are new to proposal writing, you may be wondering: What are the key components of a proposal to a foundation or corporation? Who should sign a grant request? How should the proposal be packaged? Should you contact a funder if your proposal is turned down?
High Desert Resource Network Planned Giving Workshop  Link
01/08/2010
• Overview of Planned Giving • Relationship to Annual Giving • Simple Steps • Getting Professional Help
High Desert Resource Network Earned Income Workshop  Link
01/08/2010
• Importance of Earned Income • Types of Earned Income • Developing an Earned Income Plan • Investing
Grantseeking Basics for Individuals in the Arts Free Webinar  Link
01/06/2010
If you are an individual involved in the arts and looking for funding to complete a project, mount an exhibition, put on a performance, conduct research, or anything else arts-related, this webinar will show you how to identify funders supporting individuals working in the arts. We will also touch on grantmaker motivations in funding individual artists, and the variety of support options available.
Grant Seeking Basics Free Webinar  Link
01/05/2010
The webinar will cover: What you need to have in place before you seek a grant. What you need to know about grantmakers and how nonprofits are supported. How you identify funding partners. Resources for your grantseeking efforts.
How to Approach a Foundation Free Webinar  Link
12/18/2009
This webinar will cover strategies for effective communications with grantmakers, taking you through initial contact to what happens after you receive funding.
Grant Seeking Basics Free Webinar  Link
12/15/2009
The webinar will cover: What you need to have in place before you seek a grant. What you need to know about grantmakers and how nonprofits are supported. How you identify funding partners. Resources for your grantseeking efforts.
High Desert Resource Network Collaboration and Funding Workshop  Link
12/11/2009
Why Collaborate; Choosing Partners; Planning & Maintaining the Collaboration; Joint Funding Appeals
Proposal Budgeting Basics Free Webinar  Link
12/11/2009
This webinar is geared to the novice grantseeker and will answer budgeting questions such as: What kinds of expenses are covered under "personnel"? What level of detail do you need to include for non-personnel expenses? What types of expenses can be included in the "overhead" category? What is the relationship between the budget for your project and the overall budget for your nonprofit organization?
High Desert Resource Network Grant Writing Basics Workshop  Link
12/11/2009
Overview of Grantwriting; Developing the “Boiler Plate”; The Budget; A Funder’s Perspective
Proposal Writing Basics Free Webinar  Link
12/10/2009
In this webinar you will learn the basics of writing a proposal for your nonprofit organization. If you are new to proposal writing, you may be wondering: What are the key components of a proposal to a foundation or corporation? Who should sign a grant request? How should the proposal be packaged? Should you contact a funder if your proposal is turned down?
Nonprofit Executives' Network  Link
12/09/2009
Introduction to Corporate Giving Free Webinar  Link
12/08/2009
This session will help answer questions such as: What are the motivations behind corporate giving? How do companies support nonprofit organizations? How can I match my organization's needs with the interests of a corporation? How can I make the most effective use of Foundation Center resources to locate corporate funders?
Before You Seek a Grant: A Checklist for New Nonprofits Free Webinar  Link
12/04/2009
This webinar will provide you with a step-by-step checklist approach to help increase your organization's readiness for foundation fundraising, addressing such questions as: What groundwork do I have to have in place before approaching foundations for funding? What are the steps to obtaining incorporation and nonprofit status and where can I get some help to do so? What are the characteristics of successful nonprofits?
High Desert Resource Network Meeting  Link
12/03/2009
Speakers include representatives from funding sources including major foundations and corporations, as well as experts in nonprofit management issues.
Introduction to Fundraising Planning Free Webinar  Link
12/02/2009
You'll learn how to: Conduct an assets inventory. Develop a case statement. Identify potential funding partners. Prepare a fundraising plan and calendar.
Marketing and Public Relations  Link
12/01/2009
Preparing your marketing campaign; Strategies for developing marketing objectives; Tips for boosting referrals; Ways to make sure your business keeps coming back; Relationship building strategies for your organization; 12 guidelines for creating successful Marketing Materials; The 5 F's of what customers want; The 7 C's of customer service; The benefits of using PR for your organization; What are PR opportunities that you can tap into; 12 points of Free distribution; How to work with the Media...and more!
Grant Seeking Basics Free Webinar  Link
11/20/2009
The webinar will cover: What you need to have in place before you seek a grant. What you need to know about grantmakers and how nonprofits are supported. How you identify funding partners. Resources for your grantseeking efforts.
Creating Collaborative Partnerships  Link
11/19/2009
Participants will develop a working knowledge of the following areas: 1: The nature of relationships 2: The building blocks of relationships 3: The qualities of partnerships 4: Resolving barriers and conflict 5: Maintaining lasting partnerships 6: The benefits of partnership on the organization
How to Approach a Foundation Free Webinar  Link
11/17/2009
This webinar will cover strategies for effective communications with grantmakers, taking you through initial contact to what happens after you receive funding.
High Desert Resource Network Board & Fundraising Workshop  Link
11/13/2009
The Board’s Role in Fundraising; Realities They Should Know; Developing a Fundraising Board; Evaluating the Fundraising Program
High Desert Resource Network Grant Seeking Research Workshop  Link
11/13/2009
Importance of Research; How to; Where to; Using The Foundation Center Cooperating Collection
Proposal Budgeting Basics Free Webinar  Link
11/12/2009
This webinar is geared to the novice grantseeker and will answer budgeting questions such as: What kinds of expenses are covered under "personnel"? What level of detail do you need to include for non-personnel expenses? What types of expenses can be included in the "overhead" category? What is the relationship between the budget for your project and the overall budget for your nonprofit organization?
Grants, the Spark, the Oxygen and the Fire Grant Writing Class Day 2  Link
11/12/2009
Proposal Writing Basics Free Webinar  Link
11/11/2009
In this webinar you will learn the basics of writing a proposal for your nonprofit organization. If you are new to proposal writing, you may be wondering: What are the key components of a proposal to a foundation or corporation? Who should sign a grant request? How should the proposal be packaged? Should you contact a funder if your proposal is turned down?
Nonprofit Executives' Network  Link
11/11/2009
Finding Foundation Support for Your Education Free Webinar  Link
11/06/2009
What you need to know before approaching foundations The different sources of funding How to create a personal profile to attract funders Online resources that provide information on scholarships from foundations The application process, including tips on how to make your application successful.
High Desert Resource Network Meeting  Link
11/05/2009
Speakers include representatives from funding sources including major foundations and corporations, as well as experts in nonprofit management issues.
Grants, the Spark, the Oxygen and the Fire Grant Writing Class Day 1  Link
11/05/2009
Your Board and Fundraising: An Introductory Class Free Webinar  Link
11/03/2009
This process involves some key elements: Understanding the role of your board; How to overcome board member concerns regarding fundraising; Ways the board can participate in the fundraising process; Tips for strengthening your fundraising board
Funding Trends in Arts and Culture Free Webinar  Link
10/30/2009
The presenters will explore the funding outlook for arts and culture, providing the latest data on both foundation and public funding. Don't miss this opportunity to gain knowledge from leaders in the field.
Introduction to Fundraising Planning Free Webinar  Link
10/30/2009
You'll learn how to: Conduct an assets inventory. Develop a case statement. Identify potential funding partners. Prepare a fundraising plan and calendar.
Introduction to Corporate Giving Free Webinar  Link
10/28/2009
This session will help answer questions such as: What are the motivations behind corporate giving? How do companies support nonprofit organizations? How can I match my organization's needs with the interests of a corporation? How can I make the most effective use of Foundation Center resources to locate corporate funders?
Grant Seeking Basics Free Webinar  Link
10/27/2009
The webinar will cover: What you need to have in place before you seek a grant. What you need to know about grantmakers and how nonprofits are supported. How you identify funding partners. Resources for your grantseeking efforts.
Before You Seek a Grant: A Checklist for New Nonprofits Free Webinar  Link
10/22/2009
This webinar will provide you with a step-by-step checklist approach to help increase your organization's readiness for foundation fundraising, addressing such questions as: What groundwork do I have to have in place before approaching foundations for funding? What are the steps to obtaining incorporation and nonprofit status and where can I get some help to do so? What are the characteristics of successful nonprofits?
How to Approach a Foundation Free Webinar  Link
10/21/2009
This webinar will cover strategies for effective communications with grantmakers, taking you through initial contact to what happens after you receive funding.
Proposal Budgeting Basics Free Webinar  Link
10/20/2009
This webinar is geared to the novice grantseeker and will answer budgeting questions such as: What kinds of expenses are covered under "personnel"? What level of detail do you need to include for non-personnel expenses? What types of expenses can be included in the "overhead" category? What is the relationship between the budget for your project and the overall budget for your nonprofit organization?
Recruiting Board Members to Optimize Success in Your Non Profit  Link
10/15/2009
Nonprofit Executives' Network  Link
10/14/2009
Proposal Writing Basics Free Webinar  Link
10/13/2009
In this webinar you will learn the basics of writing a proposal for your nonprofit organization. If you are new to proposal writing, you may be wondering: What are the key components of a proposal to a foundation or corporation? Who should sign a grant request? How should the proposal be packaged? Should you contact a funder if your proposal is turned down?
Grantseeking Basics for Individuals in the Arts Free Webinar  Link
10/09/2009
If you are an individual involved in the arts and looking for funding to complete a project, mount an exhibition, put on a performance, conduct research, or anything else arts-related, this webinar will show you how to identify funders supporting individuals working in the arts. We will also touch on grantmaker motivations in funding individual artists, and the variety of support options available.
7th Annual High Desert Funding Forum  Link
10/01/2009
"Corporate Giving in Today's Economy" and "Raising Funds in Tough Times"
Grant Seeking Basics Free Webinar  Link
10/01/2009
The webinar will cover: What you need to have in place before you seek a grant. What you need to know about grantmakers and how nonprofits are supported. How you identify funding partners. Resources for your grantseeking efforts.
Grantwriting: Concepts and Approaches Day 3  Link
09/30/2009
• Researching funding sources effectively • Discerning between “suspects” and true prospects for grants • Funding patterns in private sector grant making • How to approach potential funding sources and how to communicate with them • What funding sources expect in a proposal—10 crucial questions • Proposal writing: content and style • Writing goals and objectives • Foundations’ point of view • Budgeting • Grant award or denial follow-up • Reporting
Foundations and Their Role in Philanthropy Free Webinar  Link
09/30/2009
This session will help answer questions such as: What is a private foundation? What are the unique segments of the private foundation community? What do foundations do and how do they do it? Who gets foundation grants? Are there other types of grantmakers? And more... Prior attendance at the Grantseeking Basics webinar is strongly recommended.
Grantwriting: Concepts and Approaches Day 2  Link
09/29/2009
• Researching funding sources effectively • Discerning between “suspects” and true prospects for grants • Funding patterns in private sector grant making • How to approach potential funding sources and how to communicate with them • What funding sources expect in a proposal—10 crucial questions • Proposal writing: content and style • Writing goals and objectives • Foundations’ point of view • Budgeting • Grant award or denial follow-up • Reporting
Grantwriting: Concepts and Approaches Day 1  Link
09/28/2009
• Researching funding sources effectively • Discerning between “suspects” and true prospects for grants • Funding patterns in private sector grant making • How to approach potential funding sources and how to communicate with them • What funding sources expect in a proposal—10 crucial questions • Proposal writing: content and style • Writing goals and objectives • Foundations’ point of view • Budgeting • Grant award or denial follow-up • Reporting
Proposal Writing Basics Free Webinar  Link
09/24/2009
In this webinar you will learn the basics of writing a proposal for your nonprofit organization. If you are new to proposal writing, you may be wondering: What are the key components of a proposal to a foundation or corporation? Who should sign a grant request? How should the proposal be packaged? Should you contact a funder if your proposal is turned down?
Introduction to Fundraising Planning Free Webinar  Link
09/23/2009
You'll learn how to: Conduct an assets inventory. Develop a case statement. Identify potential funding partners. Prepare a fundraising plan and calendar.
Introduction to Corporate Giving Free Webinar  Link
09/18/2009
This session will help answer questions such as: What are the motivations behind corporate giving? How do companies support nonprofit organizations? How can I match my organization's needs with the interests of a corporation? How can I make the most effective use of Foundation Center resources to locate corporate funders?
How to Approach a Foundation Free Webinar  Link
09/17/2009
This webinar will cover strategies for effective communications with grantmakers, taking you through initial contact to what happens after you receive funding.
Grant Writing Class  Link
09/15/2009
Proposal Budgeting Basics Free Webinar  Link
09/15/2009
This webinar is geared to the novice grantseeker and will answer budgeting questions such as: What kinds of expenses are covered under "personnel"? What level of detail do you need to include for non-personnel expenses? What types of expenses can be included in the "overhead" category? What is the relationship between the budget for your project and the overall budget for your nonprofit organization?
Grant Writing Class  Link
09/14/2009
Your Board and Fundraising: An Introductory Class Free Webinar  Link
09/10/2009
This process involves some key elements: Understanding the role of your board; How to overcome board member concerns regarding fundraising; Ways the board can participate in the fundraising process; Tips for strengthening your fundraising board
Grant Seeking Basics Free Webinar  Link
09/09/2009
The webinar will cover: What you need to have in place before you seek a grant. What you need to know about grantmakers and how nonprofits are supported. How you identify funding partners. Resources for your grantseeking efforts.
Before You Seek a Grant: A Checklist for New Nonprofits Free Webinar  Link
09/08/2009
This webinar will provide you with a step-by-step checklist approach to help increase your organization's readiness for foundation fundraising, addressing such questions as: What groundwork do I have to have in place before approaching foundations for funding? What are the steps to obtaining incorporation and nonprofit status and where can I get some help to do so? What are the characteristics of successful nonprofits?
High Desert Resource Network Meeting  Link
09/03/2009
Speakers include representatives from funding sources including major foundations and corporations, as well as experts in nonprofit management issues.
Proposal Writing Basics Free Webinar  Link
09/01/2009
In this webinar you will learn the basics of writing a proposal for your nonprofit organization. If you are new to proposal writing, you may be wondering: What are the key components of a proposal to a foundation or corporation? Who should sign a grant request? How should the proposal be packaged? Should you contact a funder if your proposal is turned down?
Introduction to Fundraising Planning Free Webinar  Link
08/20/2009
You'll learn how to: Conduct an assets inventory. Develop a case statement. Identify potential funding partners. Prepare a fundraising plan and calendar.
Grant Seeking Basics Free Webinar  Link
08/19/2009
The webinar will cover: What you need to have in place before you seek a grant. What you need to know about grantmakers and how nonprofits are supported. How you identify funding partners. Resources for your grantseeking efforts.
How to Approach a Foundation Free Webinar  Link
08/18/2009
This webinar will cover strategies for effective communications with grantmakers, taking you through initial contact to what happens after you receive funding.
High Desert Resource Network Fundraising 101 Workshop  Link
08/14/2009
• Overview of Philanthropy & Current Realities • Sources of Money for Nonprofits • Annual Giving • Overview of Fundraising Planning & Diversification
Proposal Budgeting Basics Free Webinar  Link
08/13/2009
This webinar is geared to the novice grantseeker and will answer budgeting questions such as: What kinds of expenses are covered under "personnel"? What level of detail do you need to include for non-personnel expenses? What types of expenses can be included in the "overhead" category? What is the relationship between the budget for your project and the overall budget for your nonprofit organization?
High Desert Resource Network Meeting  Link
08/06/2009
Speakers include representatives from funding sources including major foundations and corporations, as well as experts in nonprofit management issues.
Proposal Writing Basics Free Webinar  Link
08/05/2009
In this webinar you will learn the basics of writing a proposal for your nonprofit organization. If you are new to proposal writing, you may be wondering: What are the key components of a proposal to a foundation or corporation? Who should sign a grant request? How should the proposal be packaged? Should you contact a funder if your proposal is turned down?
Finding Foundation Support for Your Education Free Webinar  Link
08/04/2009
What you need to know before approaching foundations The different sources of funding How to create a personal profile to attract funders Online resources that provide information on scholarships from foundations The application process, including tips on how to make your application successful
Introduction to Fundraising Planning Free Webinar  Link
07/30/2009
You'll learn how to: Conduct an assets inventory. Develop a case statement. Identify potential funding partners. Prepare a fundraising plan and calendar.
Grant Seeking Basics Free Webinar  Link
07/28/2009
The webinar will cover: What you need to have in place before you seek a grant. What you need to know about grantmakers and how nonprofits are supported. How you identify funding partners. Resources for your grantseeking efforts.
Proposal Budget Basics Free Webinar  Link
07/23/2009
This webinar is geared to the novice grantseeker and will answer budgeting questions such as: What kinds of expenses are covered under "personnel"? What level of detail do you need to include for non-personnel expenses? What types of expenses can be included in the "overhead" category? What is the relationship between the budget for your project and the overall budget for your nonprofit organization?
How to Approach a Foundation Free Webinar  Link
07/22/2009
This webinar will cover strategies for effective communications with grantmakers, taking you through initial contact to what happens after you receive funding.
Latino Health Collaborative Monthly Meeting  Link
07/22/2009
Summer School for Nonprofits Day 4  Link
07/17/2009
See Website
Summer School for Nonprofits Day 3  Link
07/16/2009
See Website
Proposal Writing Basics Free Webinar  Link
07/16/2009
In this webinar you will learn the basics of writing a proposal for your nonprofit organization. If you are new to proposal writing, you may be wondering: What are the key components of a proposal to a foundation or corporation? Who should sign a grant request? How should the proposal be packaged? Should you contact a funder if your proposal is turned down?
Foundations and Their Role in Philanthropy Free Webinar  Link
07/15/2009
This session will help answer questions such as: What is a private foundation? What are the unique segments of the private foundation community? What do foundations do and how do they do it? Who gets foundation grants? Are there other types of grantmakers? And more... Prior attendance at the Grantseeking Basics webinar is strongly recommended.
Summer School for Nonprofits Day 2  Link
07/15/2009
See Website
Summer School for Nonprofits  Link
07/14/2009
See Website
Grant Seeking Basics Free Webinar  Link
07/09/2009
The webinar will cover: What you need to have in place before you seek a grant. What you need to know about grantmakers and how nonprofits are supported. How you identify funding partners. Resources for your grantseeking efforts.
Nonprofit Executives' Network  Link
07/08/2009
Your Board and Fundraising: An Introductory Class Free Webinar  Link
07/08/2009
This process involves some key elements: Understanding the role of your board; How to overcome board member concerns regarding fundraising; Ways the board can participate in the fundraising process; Tips for strengthening your fundraising board
Grantseeking Basics for Individuals in the Arts Free Webinar  Link
07/07/2009
If you are an individual involved in the arts and looking for funding to complete a project, mount an exhibition, put on a performance, conduct research, or anything else arts-related, this webinar will show you how to identify funders supporting individuals working in the arts. We will also touch on grantmaker motivations in funding individual artists, and the variety of support options available.
Grants Office, LLC Training (County Employees Only)  Link
07/01/2009
The training will teach County Employees how to use Grants Office, LLC products in order to efficiently research grant opportunities.
Before You Seek a Grant: A Checklist for New Nonprofits Free Webinar  Link
07/01/2009
This webinar will provide you with a step-by-step checklist approach to help increase your organization's readiness for foundation fundraising, addressing such questions as: What groundwork do I have to have in place before approaching foundations for funding? What are the steps to obtaining incorporation and nonprofit status and where can I get some help to do so? What are the characteristics of successful nonprofits?
Grants Office, LLC Training (County Employees Only)  Link
07/01/2009
Grants Office, LLC Training (County Employees Only)  Link
07/01/2009
Grants Office, LLC Training (County Employees Only)  Link
07/01/2009
Grants Office, LLC Training (County Employees Only)  Link
07/01/2009
Introduction to Fundraising Planning Free Webinar  Link
06/30/2009
You'll learn how to: Conduct an assets inventory. Develop a case statement. Identify potential funding partners. Prepare a fundraising plan and calendar.
Bank of America Neighborhood Initiative Grant Deadline  Link
06/30/2009
Proposal Writing Basics Free Webinar  Link
06/26/2009
In this webinar you will learn the basics of writing a proposal for your nonprofit organization. If you are new to proposal writing, you may be wondering: What are the key components of a proposal to a foundation or corporation? Who should sign a grant request? How should the proposal be packaged? Should you contact a funder if your proposal is turned down?
How to Approach a Foundation Free Webinar  Link
06/25/2009
This webinar will cover strategies for effective communications with grantmakers, taking you through initial contact to what happens after you receive funding.
Grant Seeking Basics Free Webinar  Link
06/17/2009
The webinar will cover: What you need to have in place before you seek a grant. What you need to know about grantmakers and how nonprofits are supported. How you identify funding partners. Resources for your grantseeking efforts.
Proposal Budget Basics Free Webinar  Link
06/16/2009
This webinar is geared to the novice grantseeker and will answer budgeting questions such as: What kinds of expenses are covered under "personnel"? What level of detail do you need to include for non-personnel expenses? What types of expenses can be included in the "overhead" category? What is the relationship between the budget for your project and the overall budget for your nonprofit organization?
Nonprofit Executive Network Meeting  Link
06/10/2009
Strategic Leadership  Link
06/09/2009
High Desert Resource Network Meeting  Link
06/04/2009
Speakers include representatives from funding sources including major foundations and corporations, as well as experts in nonprofit management issues.
Proposal Writing Basics Free Webinar  Link
06/03/2009
In this webinar you will learn the basics of writing a proposal for your nonprofit organization. If you are new to proposal writing, you may be wondering: What are the key components of a proposal to a foundation or corporation? Who should sign a grant request? How should the proposal be packaged? Should you contact a funder if your proposal is turned down?
Elementos básicos del presupuesto de un proyecto: Seminario virtual  Link
05/29/2009
Este seminario virtual está diseñado para principiantes en el tema de la recaudación de fondos. Después de tomar el curso, podrá contestar este tipo de preguntas acerca de los presupuestos: ¿Qué tipo de gastos se incluyen en la categoría de "personal"? ¿Qué cantidad y tipo de detalles se deben incluir para los gastos no destinados al personal? ¿Qué tipo de gastos se permiten incluir en el renglón de "costos administrativos"? ¿Cuál es la relación entre el presupuesto que se desarrolla para un proyecto y el presupuesto general de la organización sin fines de lucro?
Your Board and Fundraising: An Introductory Class Free Webinar  Link
05/28/2009
This process involves some key elements: Understanding the role of your board How to overcome board member concerns regarding fundraising Ways the board can participate in the fundraising process Tips for strengthening your fundraising board
Introduction to Fundraising Planning Free Webinar  Link
05/27/2009
You'll learn how to: Conduct an assets inventory. Develop a case statement. Identify potential funding partners. Prepare a fundraising plan and calendar.
Grant Seeking Basics Free Webinar  Link
05/26/2009
The webinar will cover: What you need to have in place before you seek a grant What you need to know about grantmakers and how nonprofits are supported How you identify funding partners Resources for your grantseeking efforts
Before You Seek a Grant: A Checklist for New Nonprofits Free Webinar  Link
05/19/2009
This webinar will provide you with a step-by-step checklist approach to help increase your organization's readiness for foundation fundraising, addressing such questions as: What groundwork do I have to have in place before approaching foundations for funding? What are the steps to obtaining incorporation and nonprofit status and where can I get some help to do so? What are the characteristics of successful nonprofits?
Proposal Budget Basics Free Webinar  Link
05/15/2009
This webinar is geared to the novice grantseeker and will answer budgeting questions such as: What kinds of expenses are covered under "personnel"? What level of detail do you need to include for non-personnel expenses? What types of expenses can be included in the "overhead" category? What is the relationship between the budget for your project and the overall budget for your nonprofit organization?
Proposal Writing Basics Free Webinar  Link
05/14/2009
In this webinar you will learn the basics of writing a proposal for your nonprofit organization. If you are new to proposal writing, you may be wondering: What are the key components of a proposal to a foundation or corporation? Who should sign a grant request? How should the proposal be packaged? Should you contact a funder if your proposal is turned down?
High Desert Resource Network Meeting  Link
05/07/2009
Speakers include representatives from funding sources including major foundations and corporations, as well as experts in nonprofit management issues.
Grant Seeking Basics Free Webinar  Link
05/07/2009
The webinar will cover: What you need to have in place before you seek a grant What you need to know about grantmakers and how nonprofits are supported How you identify funding partners Resources for your grantseeking efforts
Proposal Writing Basics Free Webinar  Link
04/29/2009
In this webinar you will learn the basics of writing a proposal for your nonprofit organization. If you are new to proposal writing, you may be wondering: What are the key components of a proposal to a foundation or corporation? Who should sign a grant request? How should the proposal be packaged? Should you contact a funder if your proposal is turned down?
Program Effectiveness: How Do You Define Success? Webinar  Link
04/29/2009
California Volunteers: Surviving & Thriving During Tough Times  Link
04/28/2009
Introduction to Fundraising Planning Free Webinar  Link
04/28/2009
You'll learn how to: Conduct an assets inventory. Develop a case statement. Identify potential funding partners. Prepare a fundraising plan and calendar.
Foundation Center is sponsoring a FREE Webinar for Health and Human Service Organizations  Link
04/20/2009
Find and Apply for Government Grants Using Grants.gov: A Webinar for Health and Human Service Organizations
Your Board and Fundraising: An Introductory Class Free Webinar  Link
04/17/2009
This process involves some key elements: Understanding the role of your board How to overcome board member concerns regarding fundraising Ways the board can participate in the fundraising process Tips for strengthening your fundraising board
Proposal Budget Basics Free Webinar  Link
04/16/2009
This webinar is geared to the novice grantseeker and will answer budgeting questions such as: What kinds of expenses are covered under "personnel"? What level of detail do you need to include for non-personnel expenses? What types of expenses can be included in the "overhead" category? What is the relationship between the budget for your project and the overall budget for your nonprofit organization?
California Volunteers: Surviving & Thriving During Tough Times  Link
04/16/2009
California Volunteers: Surviving & Thriving During Tough Times  Link
04/15/2009
Before You Seek a Grant: A Checklist for New Nonprofits Free Webinar  Link
04/15/2009
This webinar will provide you with a step-by-step checklist approach to help increase your organization's readiness for foundation fundraising, addressing such questions as: What groundwork do I have to have in place before approaching foundations for funding? What are the steps to obtaining incorporation and nonprofit status and where can I get some help to do so? What are the characteristics of successful nonprofits?
Grant Seeking Basics Free Webinar  Link
04/14/2009
The webinar will cover: What you need to have in place before you seek a grant What you need to know about grantmakers and how nonprofits are supported How you identify funding partners Resources for your grantseeking efforts
California Volunteers: Surviving & Thriving During Tough Times  Link
04/09/2009
Proposal Writing Basics Free Webinar  Link
04/09/2009
In this webinar you will learn the basics of writing a proposal for your nonprofit organization. If you are new to proposal writing, you may be wondering: What are the key components of a proposal to a foundation or corporation? Who should sign a grant request? How should the proposal be packaged? Should you contact a funder if your proposal is turned down?
California Volunteers: Surviving & Thriving During Tough Times  Link
04/08/2009
Nonprofit Executive Network Meeting  Link
04/08/2009
Foundations and Their Role in Philanthropy Free Webinar  Link
04/08/2009
This session will help answer questions such as: What is a private foundation? What are the unique segments of the private foundation community? What do foundations do and how do they do it? Who gets foundation grants? Are there other types of grantmakers? And more... Prior attendance at the Grantseeking Basics webinar is strongly recommended.
Grantseeking Basics for Individuals in the Arts Free Webinar  Link
04/03/2009
If you are an individual involved in the arts and looking for funding to complete a project, mount an exhibition, put on a performance, conduct research, or anything else arts-related, this webinar will show you how to identify funders supporting individuals working in the arts. We will also touch on grantmaker motivations in funding individual artists, and the variety of support options available.
Stimulus Update: Energy Efficiency and Conservation Block Grant Funding Teleconference  Link
04/03/2009
The call will provide an overview of the program, a discussion on eligible EECBG activities, deadlines for applications, news on additional competitive funding, etc.
California Volunteers: Surviving & Thriving During Tough Times  Link
04/02/2009
High Desert Resource Network Meeting  Link
04/02/2009
Speakers include representatives from funding sources including major foundations and corporations, as well as experts in nonprofit management issues.
Introduction to Fundraising Planning Free Webinar  Link
03/27/2009
You'll learn how to: Conduct an assets inventory. Develop a case statement. Identify potential funding partners. Prepare a fundraising plan and calendar.
The Foundation Center: Securing Corporate Partnerships  Link
03/26/2009
-Why corporations contribute to nonprofits -The scope of corporate resources available to nonprofits, and their characteristics -Identifying and articulating your nonprofit's assets and values to corporate partners -Finding corporate partners for various needs -Understanding corporate culture, hierarchy, and vocabulary -Preparing for a successful corporate partnership; strategies for maintaining it
Grant Seeking Basics Free Webinar  Link
03/26/2009
The webinar will cover: What you need to have in place before you seek a grant What you need to know about grantmakers and how nonprofits are supported How you identify funding partners Resources for your grantseeking efforts
Proposal Budget Basics Free Webinar  Link
03/25/2009
This webinar is geared to the novice grantseeker and will answer budgeting questions such as: What kinds of expenses are covered under "personnel"? What level of detail do you need to include for non-personnel expenses? What types of expenses can be included in the "overhead" category? What is the relationship between the budget for your project and the overall budget for your nonprofit organization?
Free Tax Seminar for Nonprofit and Exempt Organizations  Link
03/24/2009
Property Tax Exemptions Sales and Use Taxes for Nonprofit Organizations Compliance for Existing Exempt Organizations Employment Taxes and Nonprofit Organization Regulation of Charities and Fundraisers
Proposal Writing Basics Free Webinar  Link
03/24/2009
In this webinar you will learn the basics of writing a proposal for your nonprofit organization. If you are new to proposal writing, you may be wondering: What are the key components of a proposal to a foundation or corporation? Who should sign a grant request? How should the proposal be packaged? Should you contact a funder if your proposal is turned down?
Project Homeowner Workshop at the Riverside Convention Center  Link
03/21/2009
Inland Empire Chapter AFP March membership meeting  Link
03/17/2009
SAVE THE DATE: Important Inland Empire Report Release  Link
03/11/2009
The Foundation Center: Proposal Writing Seminar  Link
03/10/2009
-Cover letter, executive summary; your message to the grantmaker -Statement of need; choosing data to support your case -Comprehensive project descriptions; your proof of project planning -Organizational overview, conclusion, appendices -Researching the funder to position your proposal -The grantmaker's proposal review process
Christopher & Dana Reeves Foundation Quality of Life Grants Deadline  Link
03/01/2009
S. Mark Taper Foundation Letter of Inquiry Acceptance  Link
02/28/2009
Arts/cultural programs; public education; environment; violence prevention; housing/shelter; hunger; children, youth and family services; homelessness; reproductive rights; the disabled; aging; women; people with AIDS; economically disadvantaged; and others.
Meet the Funders Forum  Link
02/13/2009
Funder's Panel, Board Development, and Researching Data & Statistics
Grant Writing 101: Day 2 of 2  Link
01/16/2009
Grant Writing 101: Day 1 of 2  Link
01/15/2009
How to Respond to a Request for Proposals  Link
12/11/2008
Responding to Request for Proposals
How to Respond to a Request for Proposals  Link
11/18/2008
Responding to Request for Proposals
How to Respond to a Request for Proposals  Link
11/06/2008
Responding to Request for Proposals
eCivis Training  Link
10/23/2008
How to Use eCivis.com
2008 Nonprofit Summit titled “S.O.S. – Strategies of Success”  Link
09/25/2008
Board Development, Sustainability, Program Development, Collaboration, Grant Writing, Marketing
Grant Development and Management  Link
08/21/2008
o Grant Proposal Planning and Development o Grant Writing for the Private Sector o Grant Writing for the Public Sector
Grant Development and Management  Link
08/13/2008
o Grant Proposal Planning and Development o Grant Writing for the Private Sector o Grant Writing for the Public Sector
Grant Development and Management  Link
08/07/2008
o Grant Proposal Planning and Development o Grant Writing for the Private Sector o Grant Writing for the Public Sector
Meet the Funders  Link
06/06/2008
Fund Development, Budgeting for Nonprofits
Contact Us

Otis Greer
Grants Coordinator
Otis.Greer@cao.sbcounty.gov

County Government Center
385 North Arrowhead Avenue, Fourth Floor
San Bernardino, CA 91415-0120
GrantsOffice@cao.sbcounty.gov
909.387.0281
909.387.4202 fax


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