The University of Iowa

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Youth Volunteerism Focus Group

Volunteer Iowa staff invite interested youth to take part in a listening session. Young people will have the opportunity to share their thoughts and experiences related to volunteer work they have done in their communities. We will discuss barriers to youth volunteering, service-learning and...

Date 
Friday, September 11, 2020 - 4:00pm
Location 
1963 Bell Ave.
Ste. 200
Des Moines, IA 50315
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Virtual Youth Volunteer Fair

This 45-minute session will feature live presentations from representatives of organizations from all over Iowa. The presentations can inspire you to serve in your own community even if no organizations from your community are present. We are also working on ways to connect youth with virtual...

Date 
Thursday, September 10, 2020 - 4:00pm
Location 
1963 Bell Ave.
Suite 200
Des Moines, IA 50315
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Make it Okay: To Be Human in a Pandemic

This is the second of a six-week virtual mental health series led by the Healthiest State Initiative in tandem with the Greater Des Moines Partnership and Capital Crossroads.

See the event website for a partial list of participants and featured speakers.

Date 
Thursday, August 27, 2020 - 12:00pm
Location 
700 Locust St.
Ste. 100
Des Moines, IA 50309
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Make it OK & Back to School

This is the first of six free online sessions in the "6 Weeks of Make It OK" series. The goal is to have conversations around mental health that look at how we cope with our own well-being. Collective and individual mental health is fundamental to how we think, work, and interact with our...

Date 
Thursday, August 20, 2020 - 12:00pm
Location 
700 Locust St.
Ste. 100
Des Moines, IA 50309

Iowa Economic Development Authority and Volunteer Iowa

The program will provide short-term relief to nonprofit organizations that have seen reduced revenue and/or increased costs as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic. Eligible nonprofits may be awarded a grant of up to $25,000, based on income, expenses, outstanding obligations and other state and...

Application Deadline 
Friday, August 14, 2020

Online application procedure, details, restrictions, and other information is on the Iowa Nonprofit Recovery Fund website

 

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Webinar: Psychological Wellness in the Workplace

Mental Health. Psychological wellness. It’s a subject that is not openly talked about. Add the special stressors of being a nonprofit development officer, and the issues can become unmanageable. In this free webinar, learn about AFP’s 2020 initiative to address psychological health and safety in...

Date 
Tuesday, June 9, 2020 - 11:45am
Location 
P.O. Box 1414
Cedar Rapids, IA 52406
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Webinar: Leveraging Digital Platforms During a Crisis

We know these are tough times for nonprofits. COVID-19 is affecting your staff, operations, finances, and most importantly, the people you serve. In this free AMPcast, we'll give you tips on how to navigate the online world and leverage it for your organization.

Topics:

How your...
Date 
Wednesday, June 10, 2020 - 1:00pm
Location 
6711 Chancellor Drive
Cedar Falls, IA 50613
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Webinar: Grant Writing Palooza

Grant writing is a critical skill for nonprofit professionals. Participants will learn from local experts, hear from funders, and network with peers to share ideas on grant writing best practices. Sessions will be presented on Zoom. Topics include: planning, proposals, measuring outcomes,...

Date 
Monday, July 6, 2020 - 9:00am to Friday, July 10, 2020 - 3:00pm
Location 
1111 North 13th St.
Ste. 213
Omaha, NE 68102
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Webinar: How to Get the Most out of Your Nonprofit Website

This free webinar will cover:

How to use the latest in marketing automation to engage your donors. How to boost your website conversion with powerful landing pages. The key fundamentals for creating a nonprofit website that works harder than a brochure site. What to consider regarding...
Date 
Wednesday, June 24, 2020 - 1:30pm
Location 
1201 Infinity Ct.
Lincoln, NE 68512