The University of Iowa

Fundraising

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*Fundraise Your Way to Post-Pandemic Stability

Everyone has had to adapt to the restrictions and challenges that are the result of years of the COVID-19 pandemic. Luckily, there are lessons from this experience that can actually make fundraising stronger for nonprofits and teach them how to better communicate their mission to donors. This...

Date 
Thursday, December 1, 2022 - 1:00pm
Location 
32 Old Slip
New York, NY 10005
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*Secure Project Funding in Six Weeks with a Solid Giving Tuesday Campaign

In this webinar, we will outline a six-week roadmap to raise funding for a specific project with an eye on devising a Giving Tuesday campaign. This session is appropriate for staff at all levels of experience in fundraising and development; marketing, communications and external affairs; and...

Date 
Thursday, October 13, 2022 - 1:00pm
Location 
32 Old Slip
New York, NY 10005
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Jump Start Your Fourth Quarter with Year-End Appeals That Work

End your 2022 fundraising on a high note and learn how to optimize your short-term fundraising campaigns.

You’ll explore:

The important role your website plays. Powerful fundraising tactics you can implement. The essentials for an integrated communications plan.

Upgrade your year...

Date 
Thursday, September 15, 2022 - 3:00pm
Location 
1201 Infinity Ct.
Lincoln, NE 68512
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*Key Ways to Boost Midlevel Giving

Fundraisers have long overlooked donors who give at a level in the middle, even though this group often accounts for more than a third of a nonprofit’s total donations. A few charities have recognized the potential of these important supporters and taken their midlevel-giving programs to the...

Date 
Thursday, October 13, 2022 - 1:00pm
Location 
1255 Twenty-third St. NW
Washington DC, DC 20037
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Smart Fundraising: How Savvy Groups are Streamlining and Innovating

The critical year-end fundraising season is here. How have the past two years reshaped the tools and tactics nonprofits need to meet ambitious revenue goals and help their organizations accomplish their larger missions? Hear how top nonprofit development executives are adapting to the changing...

Date 
Thursday, September 8, 2022 - 1:00pm
Location 
1255 Twenty-third St. NW
Washington DC, DC 20037
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*Build a Culture of Fundraising to Raise More Money

Landing big gifts often requires collaboration among fundraisers, leaders, trustees, and program staff at a nonprofit. But board members and employees who are not fundraisers don’t always know how to help — or feel comfortable — asking for money. As the giving season approaches, it’s critical to...

Date 
Thursday, October 27, 2022 - 1:00pm
Location 
1255 Twenty-third St. NW
Washington DC, DC 20037
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Why You Should Care About Ethical Fundraising

Join us to discuss the most critical aspects of ethical fundraising. You’ll increase your understanding of ethical practices and learn how transparency inspires donor confidence. You will be directed to helpful resources to expand your knowledge, and content to share with colleagues, board...

Date 
Tuesday, September 13, 2022 - 11:30am
Location 
PO Box 1414
Cedar Rapids, IA 52406
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Resiliency in Fundraising (Zoom)

Preparing your donors for an end-of-year ask generates more gifts and gifts of larger amounts. Some nonprofits simply send out an ask in December and are disheartened when it falls flat. It can seem discouraging to see results falter, but it doesn't have to be this way. There are specific...

Date 
Monday, September 12, 2022 - 11:30am
Location 
1915 Grand Ave.
Des Moines, IA 50309
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Lead Generation Q&A Session

Some of the most common questions we hear from our nonprofit clients are:

How do we get people to donate or volunteer when they don’t even know about our organization? We have a good number of donors and volunteers, but it’s the same list of people every year. How do we expand? How does...
Date 
Tuesday, August 23, 2022 - 2:00pm
Location 
1201 Infinity Ct.
Lincoln, NE 68512
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Cultivating Major Donors: What's Working Now

America’s biggest givers donated more than $33 billion in 2021 – a 35 percent increase from the previous year according to the Chronicle’s annual ranking of the most generous U.S. donors. But many fundraisers worry that generosity may wane in the coming months as the pandemic recedes and...

Date 
Thursday, September 15, 2022 - 1:00pm
Location 
1255 Twenty-third St. NW
Washington DC, DC 20037