The University of Iowa

Fundraising

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*Get Your Board to Help You 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.

Register for this fundraising webinar to:

Assess your board’s fundraising personality. Motivate your board members to fundraise. Set goals and kick...
Date 
Tuesday, April 27, 2021 - 3:30pm
Location 
1201 Infinity Ct.
Lincoln, NE 68512
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*Avoid These All-Too-Common Nonprofit Thank You Mistakes

When it comes to thanking donors, most nonprofits exhibit the Pareto 80/20 rule in reverse: 80% of resources are spent in acquisition mode; only 20% goes towards building a sense of trust, loyalty and relationship that will cause a donor to give again. The focus is more on the gift than the...

Date 
Thursday, April 22, 2021 - 2:00pm
Location 
1201 Infinity Ct.
Lincoln, NE 68512
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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, April 21, 2021 - 3:00pm
Location 
1201 Infinity Ct.
Lincoln, NE 68512
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*Tips for Getting Started with Corporate Grant Seeking

Covid-19, its economic fallout, and the national reckoning on racism have caused many companies to beef up giving and reassess philanthropic priorities. In 2020, corporations gave $9.4 billion to nonprofits according to one study, and about three-quarters of it was cash. Will this generosity...

Date 
Thursday, April 15, 2021 - 1:00pm
Location 
1255 Twenty-Third St. NW
Washington DC, DC 20037
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*Donor Retention After a Disaster

Join us for a discussion on how to recover from a disaster, raise funds, and retain donors.

Presenter: Salvation Army Captain Shawn DeBaar

Date 
Tuesday, April 13, 2021 - 11:30am
Location 
PO Box 1414
Cedar Rapids, IA 52406
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Package Your Signature Programs to Secure Corporate Sponsorships

Learn how to tap into corporate sponsors who are interested in programmatic impact. Join our webinar to get the tools you need to package your organization’s signature programs, as well as engage existing corporate sponsors and attract new ones.

Special guest: Kirk Brown, Chief...

Date 
Thursday, February 18, 2021 - 1:00pm
Location 
32 Old Slip
New York, NY 10021
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*Sustain Your Fundraising and Impact with Leadership Buy-In

This webinar will focus on the power of managing up in order to develop more effective ways to increase and track your organization’s impact when it comes to accomplishing strategic goals, including but not limited to fundraising. Join Russ Hodge, CFRE and CEO of The Hodge Group for this 90-...

Date 
Wednesday, March 31, 2021 - 1:00pm
Location 
32 Old Slip
New York, NY 10021
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*Upgrade Your Grant Budget to Attract Major Foundation Funders

If you assume that funder connections and your proposal narrative are the keys to winning large grants, you are not alone. Budgets are an often overlooked, last-minute add. But if you take that budget from an afterthought to a core storytelling tool, it can make your foundation proposal stand...

Date 
Thursday, March 25, 2021 - 1:00pm
Location 
32 Old Slip
New York, NY 10021
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*Launching Inclusive Online Fundraising Campaigns During a Crisis

Don’t let the prospect of online fundraising overwhelm you. Join this 90-minute webinar to discover how even small teams can implement a successful, inclusive, and empathetic fundraising strategy. Plus, you’ll learn ways to cultivate grassroots and major donors.

Qualifies for 1.5 CFRE...

Date 
Thursday, February 25, 2021 - 1:00pm
Location 
32 Old Slip
New York, NY 10021
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*Planned Giving Boot Camp: Part II

Join presenter Jody Pellerin for this 90-minute webinar. Finding the right donors for planned giving isn’t as hard as it sounds. Learn about effective marketing, stewardship, and best practices. Explore ways to analyze and evaluate your success as well as specifics on CLT, QRP, CGA, CRT,...

Date 
Tuesday, January 12, 2021 - 11:30am
Location 
PO Box 1414
Cedar Rapids, IA 52406