The University of Iowa

Fundraising

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*Craft an Annual Communications Plan That Pays Off at Year's End

Many nonprofits raise the bulk of their annual fundraising revenue in the last few months of the year. But to get the best results, it’s essential to lay a strong foundation for the giving season all year long. Join us to learn how to create a smart 12-month outreach calendar, coordinate your...

Date 
Thursday, February 10, 2022 - 1:00pm
Location 
1255 Twenty-Third St. NW
Washington D.C., DC 20037
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*Cut Costs and Get Creative in Crisis Mode with Nonprofit Appeals

Fundraising as we know it has shifted in these uncertain times. But that doesn’t mean we should stop asking for support. As nonprofits, we’re no stranger to cutting costs and finding ways to be creative.

If you’re in crisis mode, join us for this informative session with Firespring’s...

Date 
Wednesday, January 6, 2021 - 3:00pm
Location 
1201 Infinity Ct
Lincoln, NE 68512
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*8 Steps for Cultivating Relationships with Individual Donors

Strong donor relationships are critical to fundraising success at all stages of the development cycle. That’s a fact! Explore eight steps successful fundraisers take to reach and surpass their goals. These steps present proven techniques for connecting with donors, effectively communicating your...

Date 
Tuesday, March 8, 2022 - 12:00pm to 3:00pm
Location 
32 Old Slip
New York, NY 10005
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*Top Five Fundraising Trends to Capitalize on in 2022

Get insights into increasing donor engagement through personalized donor experiences and enhancing your hybrid events using technology. In our webinar, we'll also show you how to boost your fundraising by utilizing cryptocurrency and digital wallets...

Date 
Wednesday, January 19, 2022 - 1:00pm to 2:30pm
Location 
32 Old Slip
New York, NY 10005
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*Create a Fundraising Plan for Growth & Recovery

The economic outlook is improving, and many nonprofits are focused on rebuilding or even expanding in the year ahead. But it can be tricky to create an annual development plan with so much still in flux. Join us for a 75-minute webinar in which our expert guests will explain where to start when...

Date 
Thursday, January 20, 2022 - 1:00pm
Location 
1255 Twenty-Third St. NW
Washington DC, DC 20037
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*Diversity Your Fundraising Portfolio with Government Grants

Whether you’re new to grant writing or a seasoned grant writer, our 90-minute webinar will teach you how to effectively prepare for your next government grant. We’ll help you identify community partners and external stakeholders with whom you can...

Date 
Thursday, December 2, 2021 - 1:00pm
Location 
32 Old Slip
New York, NY 10005
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*Grow You Individual Giving Through Masterful Copywriting

Storytelling is one of the most important tools in an individual giving fundraiser’s toolkit. However, for as much time as fundraisers spend thinking about what stories to tell their donor community, they often don’t pay the same attention to how they’re telling it.

Yet focusing on the...

Date 
Tuesday, December 7, 2021 - 12:00pm to 3:00pm
Location 
32 Old Slip
New York, NY 10005
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*How to Host Hybrid Events Donors Want to Attend

With some supporters ready to gather in person and others preferring to stay socially distanced, some nonprofits are experimenting with hybrid fundraising events to engage donors and hit revenue goals. Join us for this 75-minute webinar to learn from your peers new and creative ways to put on a...

Date 
Thursday, December 9, 2021 - 1:00pm
Location 
1255 Twenty-Third St. NW
Washington DC, DC 20037
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*How to Defeat Fundraising's Silent Enemy: Donor Attrition

Jay Wilkinson, Founder and CEO of Firespring, presents this free session to help you learn how to step off of the donor acquisition treadmill and start revving up donor retention. Seven out of 10 donors give only once, but this doesn’t have to be your...

Date 
Tuesday, November 9, 2021 - 10:00am
Location 
1201 Infinity Court
Lincoln, NE 68512
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*Get Your Board to Help Fundraise -- Even if They Don't Wanna

Are you a nonprofit trying to fundraise? You have a board—and believe it or not, your board should function as a fundraising machine. If it runs more like a college clunker than a luxury sedan, this webinar’s for you.

Learn more at the event website.

Presenter: Kiersten Hill,...

Date 
Wednesday, November 3, 2021 - 3:00pm
Location 
1201 Infinity Ct.
Lincoln, NE 68512