The University of Iowa

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Webinar: Financial Leadership: Making Good Decisions in Unprecedented Times

In today's climate, we are making sense of new financial data on a daily basis. We are challenged to communicate complex decisions, even painful ones, to staff, board, and key stakeholders. Join us for an hour of very real talk among a panel of seasoned executives and nonprofit finance experts...

Date 
Thursday, May 7, 2020 - 2:00pm
Location 
88 Broad St.
Boston, MA 02110
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Grant Management

Beginning and experienced grant writers from city, county, and state agencies as well as nonprofits, K-12, colleges and universities are encouraged to attend. The sessions meet from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. both days with lunch on your own from noon to 1:00 p.m. Tuition includes workbook and access to...

Date 
Monday, August 10, 2020 - 9:00am to Tuesday, August 11, 2020 - 4:00pm
Location 
Des Moines Regional Police Academy
433 Army Post Road, Classroom 1
Des Moines, IA 50315
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Webinar: Special Resources Related to Covid-19 for Iowa's Arts, Culture and Creative Industries

Free webinar for Iowa artists, musicians, filmmakers, cultural organizations and creative businesses. Will provide assistance in navigating the new maze of grants, CARES Act funded programs, and other resources that have emerged amid the coronavirus pandemic. We will...

Date 
Wednesday, April 8, 2020 - 11:00am
Location 
State Historical Bldg., 3rd Floor West
600 E. Locust St.
Des Moines, IA 50319
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Grant Writing Workshop - Rescheduled

This workshop has been rescheduled for August 10-11. See the registration link for details.

Date 
Monday, May 18, 2020 - 9:00am to Tuesday, May 19, 2020 - 4:00pm
Location 
Des Moines Regional Police Academy
433 East Army Post Road
Des Moines, IA 50315
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Lean Concepts and Tools for Service-Oriented Organizations

Presenter: Robert Olinger, Owner and Lead Trainer, A+ Talent Development

The application of Lean principles and tools has grown in service-oriented organizations including medical, government, higher education, and nonprofits. The foundation of Lean, respect for people, is a natural fit...

Date 
Friday, May 29, 2020 - 9:00pm
Location 
ChildServe
5406 Merle Hay Road
Des Moines, IA 50131
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Raise the Bar: Improve Performance through Feedback and Coaching

Presenter: Libby Ehrig, ATW Training Solutions

One of the most important responsibilities of managers and supervisors is to provide employees with frequent, straightforward, and timely feedback and coaching. Unfortunately, many managers provide little feedback and coaching, or do so...

Date 
Thursday, April 30, 2020 - 1:00pm
Location 
ChildServe
5406 Merle Hay Road
Des Moines, IA 50131
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Introduction to the Foundation Directory Online

Please note that all Des Moines Public Library locations are closed as of March 18, and all programs have been canceled through May 1. Check with the library to see if this event will still be held.

Looking for funding for your nonprofit organization? The Foundation Directory Online...

Date 
Thursday, May 7, 2020 - 6:00pm
Location 
Central Library Computer Lab
1000 Grand Avenue
Des Moines, IA 50309