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DonorConnect: Nonprofit Resilience as We Face the Future

Over the past year our local nonprofits have stepped up and leaned in to meet the needs of our community in the face of tremendous challenges. Join us as we learn from our panel of nonprofit and foundation leaders as they share the ways in which the nonprofit sector pivoted to listen and learn...

Date 
Wednesday, April 28, 2021 - 11:00am
Location 
1915 Grand Ave.
Des Moines, IA 50309
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*Nonprofit Training Day (Virtual)

This year, our theme is centered on "Thriving Today: as a Leader, as a Team Member, and as a Volunteer." We are excited to announce that Heather Woody whose keynote address will start the day before we move into 90-minute breakout sessions. As always, the event's sessions will share skills and...

Date 
Tuesday, May 25, 2021 - 8:00am to 4:00pm
Location 
P.O. Box 10847
Cedar Rapids, IA 52410-0487
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Virtual Summit for Nonprofit Changemakers: Being the Change

How are nonprofit professionals driving change? As leaders, we are responsible for developing strategies and leading impactful change. Learn from more than 30 nonprofit experts over 3 days as they address critical issues facing nonprofits today in fundraising, organizational culture, development...

Date 
Tuesday, March 23, 2021 - 8:00am to Thursday, March 25, 2021 - 4:00pm
Location 
88 Broad Street
Boston, MA 02110
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Donor Connect: Collective Vision for a Resilient and Strong DSM (Virtual)

As we reflect on the challenges of the past year, our panel of community leaders will discuss how they have found inspiration and wisdom to set vision and strategy to build back stronger. While we faced many obstacles in 2020, what remained constant was our commitment to addressing each hurdle...

Date 
Tuesday, March 30, 2021 - 11:00am
Location 
1915 Grand Ave.
Des Moines, IA 50309
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HR Insight Series: Understanding Employer Implications with COVID-19

Let’s dig deep into the burning issues keeping HR Reps up at night. Join us for Best Care EAP’s HR Insight talk webinar series, focusing on the complex issues facing HR Professionals today, led by experts in the business!

Presenters: Randy (R.J.) Stevenson & Kelli P. Lieurance,...

Date 
Tuesday, March 9, 2021 - 12:00pm
Location 
1111 North 13th St.
Ste 213
Omaha, NE 68102
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Building a Learning Strategy to Expand Reach, Revenue, and Impact

You deliver trainings. You might also produce a few checklists, templates, or white papers to help people get what they need. You struggle to figure out the business model to cover the costs of your programs, let alone maximize their impact across your community. It is time for a learning...

Date 
Tuesday, March 9, 2021 - 11:00am
Location 
1111 North 13th St.
Ste 213
Omaha, NE 68102
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Merger: A Strategy for Nonprofit Sustainability on Zoom

Merger and other forms of organizational alignment are time-tested strategies for nonprofits to increase mission impact, improve financial health and enhance long-term sustainability. During the current public health and economic crisis, merger is a timely and viable option for many...

Date 
Thursday, March 4, 2021 - 12:00pm
Location 
1111 North 13th St.
Ste 213
Omaha, NE 68102
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Give Back Iowa Challenge

Give Back Iowa is an eight-week challenge that runs from April 1 through May 31 each year to engage Iowans in employer-supported volunteering, both during and outside of the workday. There is no cost to register or participate; and, it doesn’t matter whether an employer has a formal volunteer...

Date 
Thursday, April 1, 2021 - 8:00am to Monday, May 31, 2021 - 5:00pm
Location 
1963 Bell Ave.
Suite 200
Des Moines, IA 50315
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Priority Management in Hectic Times

Even in the best of times, we nonprofit leaders can feel like we are spinning plates as we strive to move our missions forward. If your to-do list never seems to shrink, determining what you can do today to make the most difference tomorrow is critically important. Through this interactive...

Date 
Tuesday, March 30, 2021 - 8:00am
Location 
1915 Grand Ave.
Des Moines, IA 50309
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Community Circles & Conversations

Community Circles & Conversations are monthly convenings that seek to build trusting relationships and share knowledge and resources with the Central Iowa nonprofit sector. Featuring a mix of timely local topics and issues relevant to nonprofit professionals, participants will hear from...

Date 
Wednesday, March 3, 2021 - 8:30am
Location 
1915 Grand Ave.
Des Moines, IA 50309