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How They Did It: Virtual Events Donors Love

As social-distancing persists and donors grow tired of spending time online, how can your nonprofit create digital gatherings that attract supporters, keep them engaged, and meet fundraising goals? This webinar will offer advice and proven tactics from nonprofits that are running successful...

Date 
Thursday, November 19, 2020 - 1:00pm
Location 
1255 23rd Street NW
Washington DC, DC 20037
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Online Tools Every Nonprofit Needs to Simplify Their Life

The best tools breathe life into your nonprofit’s online presence. The question is which ones do you really need? There’s so much coming at you, it can feel like you’re drinking through a firehose. In this session, we’ll introduce you to the tools you need to build an effective online presence...

Date 
Wednesday, November 4, 2020 - 2:00pm
Location 
1201 Infinity Ct.
Lincoln, NE 68512
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Quick Tips for #GivingTuesday

We are in the one-month countdown to #GivingTuesday! Join us for a session to teach you how to maximize the time you have left and lay the foundation for a successful day of giving.

We’ll explore the important role your website plays, powerful tactics you still have time to implement and...

Date 
Thursday, November 5, 2020 - 12:00pm
Location 
1201 Infinity Ct.
Lincoln, NE 68512
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The 2020 Year-End Fundraising Playbook by NextAfter

Most fundraisers have already locked in their year-end direct mail appeals to hit print deadlines and mail delivery dates. But the beauty of online fundraising is that there is always time to optimize. In this data-driven webinar on online year-end fundraising, you’re going to discover specific...

Date 
Tuesday, November 3, 2020 - 1:00pm
Location 
1201 Infinity Ct.
Lincoln, NE 68512
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Social Media 102

So you’ve finally adopted social media as a legit way to connect with your target audiences, but now you want to use it to stand out from the crowd. In our Social Media 101 webinar, we covered the Big 3 (Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn) and walked through social media tools. Now it’s time to...

Date 
Thursday, October 29, 2020 - 2:00pm
Location 
1201 Infinity Ct.
Lincoln, NE 68512
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Convert Supporters with Powerful Landing Pages

With great landing pages, your donors, volunteers and supporters are 10 times more likely to donate, sign up, register or engage with your nonprofit. In this video session, we’ll share real-world landing page examples that increase conversions and what we’ve learned from studying hundreds of...

Date 
Wednesday, October 28, 2020 - 10:00am
Location 
1201 Infinity Ct.
Lincoln, NE 68512
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Exploring Key Data and Findings from the 2019 Columbus Survey

The annual Columbus Survey of community foundations is referred to by many as the “census of the community foundation field,” started by the Columbus Foundation in 1988 and administered by CF Insights since 2008. The Columbus Survey collects self-reported data from across the field to uncover...

Date 
Friday, November 13, 2020 - 1:00pm
Location 
32 Old Slip
New York, NY 10021
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Overcoming COVID-19 Through Sustainable Collaborations

Special guests: Jessica L. Cavagnero, Partner, SeaChange Capital Partners; Scott Cotenoff, Partner, La Piana Consulting; and Torrie A. Taj, CEO, Child Crisis Arizona Price: Free

With the impact of COVID-19 and the economic downturn, the amount of organizations considering mergers has...

Date 
Thursday, November 12, 2020 - 1:00pm
Location 
32 Old Slip
New York, NY 10005
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History Mystery: Live From the Museum Vault (Zoom)

Register to join museum staff on Zoom for a virtual version of the popular "History Mystery" program. The new digital format brings the museum and our thousands of pieces of Iowa history to your own living room. This digital program allows participants to examine artifacts and historic images to...

Date 
Saturday, November 7, 2020 - 10:00am
Location 
600 East Locust
Des Moines, IA 50319
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Meskwaki Food Sovereignty Initiative

Tune in online to learn about the history and evolving traditions of Meskwaki food culture. Shelley Buffalo from the Meskwaki Food Sovereignty Initiative will discuss the group’s work to promote local and indigenous foods and medicines to promote the health and wellbeing of the Meskwaki...

Date 
Thursday, November 19, 2020 - 12:00pm
Location 
600 East Locust
Des Moines, IA 50319