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*Is Starting a Nonprofit Right for You? (Online)

Starting a nonprofit can seem terrifically complicated. Is it worth it? This class can help you decide.

In this free, 90-minute session you’ll learn the legal and logistical elements necessary to start a successful nonprofit. You’ll also learn about possible alternatives to starting your...

Date 
Thursday, April 11, 2024 - 1:00pm
Location 
32 Old Slip
New York, NY 10005
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Key Nonprofit Trends to Watch in 2024 (Online)

Nonprofits and foundations face a broad array of challenges and opportunities in the year ahead. Join Chronicle CEO Stacy Palmer for a live reporters' roundtable to explore the key trends you need to know about, including the fundraising outlook for 2024, the steps nonprofits are taking to solve...

Date 
Tuesday, January 30, 2024 - 1:00pm
Location 
1255 Twenty-third St. NW
Washington D.C., DC 20037
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Collaborating to Reduce Food Insecurity in Central Iowa

The Central Iowa Food Security Planning Committee invites you to learn more about how you can stand alongside us to reduce food insecurity in our community. During the event, the Community Foundation of Greater Des Moines and United Way of Central Iowa will unveil a community-wide food...

Date 
Tuesday, February 6, 2024 - 1:30pm
Location 
1915 Grand Ave.
Des Moines, IA 50309
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Access Remaining COVID Relief Funds Before it is Too Late

Tens of billions of dollars are still available for charitable nonprofits, but only if state and local governments commit to spending those funds on nonprofits (as opposed to elsewhere) by the end of 2024. Otherwise, the federal government may claw back uncommitted funds. The networks of the...

Date 
Tuesday, January 30, 2024 - 2:00pm
Location 
1001 G Street NW
Suite 700 East
Washington D.C., DC 20001
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How Candid Helps Nonprofits (Online)

This free, 90-minute session is an overview for nonprofit professionals. Join us to learn who Candid is and how our resources can help your nonprofit thrive. With our trusted data and training, Candid has resources on important issues in the social sector. This orientation will introduce you to...

Date 
Thursday, January 18, 2024 - 1:00pm
Location 
32 Old Slip
New York, NY 10005
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*Seeking Support for General Operations: What to Know

It’s a vicious cycle. Program costs and salaries continue to rise as nonprofits struggle to operate within budget and retain talented staff; yet grant makers don’t often support “overhead” or increase their giving, even as expenses go up each year. Meanwhile experts say nonprofits shouldn’t be...

Date 
Thursday, February 29, 2024 - 1:00pm
Location 
1255 Twenty-third St. NW
Washington D.C., DC 20037
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Donor Connect: Better Together Fund Spotlight Series

Nonprofit partnerships can take many forms, but these collaborations aren’t just about mutual understanding; they’re key to transforming our community for the better. The Ballet Des Moines Campus for Arts and Education, Oakridge Neighborhood’s new Oakridge Studio, and Habitat for Humanity’s...

Date 
Friday, January 26, 2024 - 12:00pm
Location 
1915 Grand Ave.
Des Moines, IA 50309
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Donor Connect: Better Together Fund Spotlight Series

Nonprofit partnerships can take many forms, but these collaborations aren’t just about mutual understanding; they’re key to transforming our community for the better. The Ballet Des Moines Campus for Arts and Education, Oakridge Neighborhood’s new Oakridge Studio, and...

Date 
Thursday, January 25, 2024 - 12:00pm
Location 
1915 Grand Ave.
Des Moines, IA 50309
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Volunteer Iowa Day at the Capitol

Hosted by Volunteer Iowa (Iowa Commission on Volunteer Service) for our programs and partners each year, this event is designed to communicate the value of service and the public policy priorities of Volunteer Iowa to legislators and policy makers. Participants have the opportunity to talk with...

Date 
Thursday, February 1, 2024 - 11:00am
Location 
1007 E. Grand Ave.
South Rotunda
Des Moines, IA 50319