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*Are Your Events Accessible?

What does accessibility really mean? Participants will discuss the term and examine different types of events and whether or not they are accessible.

Speaker: Rachel Cohen, Direrctor of Development & Communications at the Catherine McAuley Center

Location: Hills Bank, 590...

Date 
Tuesday, June 11, 2024 - 11:30am
Location 
P.O. Box 1414
Cedar Rapids, IA 52406-1414
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*Practical Prospect ID: A Fundraiser's Guide

Presenters for AFP's April program are Janet Weimar, Executive Director of Prospect Development and Katie Sturgell, Senior Director of Development from the University of Iowa Center for Advancement.

Lunch provided at 11:30 am with program starting at 12:00 pm.

Please note: The...

Date 
Tuesday, April 9, 2024 - 11:30am
Location 
P.O. Box 1414
Cedar Rapids, IA 52406-1414
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Simple Answers for Big Dumb Questions

Someone says, “This may be a dumb question, but…” and the presenter graciously replies, “There’s no such thing as a dumb question,” before providing the obvious answer. But then, maybe just to yourself, you have to admit you were wondering about the same thing. Our donors and clients have plenty...

Date 
Wednesday, April 24, 2024 - 11:30am
Location 
PO Box 1163
Cedar Rapids, IA 52406
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*Nonprofit Know-How: Artificial Intelligence

Join the conversation about how Artificial Intelligence is impacting nonprofit work. More information about the presenter and format of this session will be posted as it becomes available along with cost and registration link.

We will meet in Beems Auditorium A/B at the Cedar Rapids...

Date 
Wednesday, December 11, 2024 - 9:30am
Location 
324 3rd St. SE
Cedar Rapids, IA 52401
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Nonprofit Know-How: Library Resources for Nonprofits

Join Public Service Librarians Nancy Geiger and Rebecca Vernon with the Cedar Rapids Public Library to hear about the free resources available for nonprofits at the library, including the grant search engine Foundation Center online and others that might be helpful for training and development....

Date 
Wednesday, August 14, 2024 - 9:30am
Location 
324 3rd St. SE
Cedar Rapids, IA 52401
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*How to Deal with the "No" and Deal with "No" (Virtual)

How do you handle rejection? Can you comfortably advocate for your needs? Assertiveness means expressing your point of view clearly and directly while still respecting others. Whether you'd like to ask for a raise, set a boundary with a co-worker, or build confidence with gift asks, this session...

Date 
Tuesday, February 13, 2024 - 11:45am
Location 
P.O. Box 1414
Cedar Rapids, IA 52401
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*Nonprofit Know-How: 2024 Grants at the Community Foundation

Linn County nonprofit professionals who are interested in learning more about grant programs at the Community Foundation are encouraged to attend this learning opportunity. At this session:

Meet the grants staff and our new Vice President of Community Impact Joe Heitz. Hear a brief overview...
Date 
Tuesday, January 30, 2024 - 9:00am
Location 
324 3rd St. SE
Cedar Rapids, IA 52401

Big Grove for Good

Giving back to our local community is central to our mission at Big Grove Brewery. We strive to be intentional with our “good giving” and have committed the majority of our charitable efforts to focus on three core categories -- Trees, Trails, & Water: The work to enhance our recreational...

Application Deadline 
Sunday, December 31, 2023

See the Big Grove for Good website for application information specific to each of the three counties in which grants are considered. 

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Catherine McCauley Center Immigration and Business Luncheon

The Immigration and Business Luncheon will take place at the Radisson Hotel, 1200 Collins Rd NE, Cedar Rapids, IA 52402. This recognition and fundraising event will feature an educational session, keynote speaker, and ceremony to honor the extraordinary achievements of immigrants in business and...

Date 
Thursday, February 29, 2024 - 11:30am
Location 
1220 5th Ave. SE
Cedar Rapids, IA 52403
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Courageous Leadership Workshop: Let go of What Was and Make Room for What Will Be

There is a difference between a full life and an overwhelming one. Life is filled with requests, demands and distractions that take us away from what’s most important and can rob us of peace and joy. We all need time and space to consider how we are investing our time, money and energy. To...

Date 
Thursday, December 7, 2023 - 8:30am to 1:00pm
Location 
Indian Creek Nature Center
5300 Otis Rd SE
Cedar Rapids, IA 52403