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Lean Concepts and Tools for Service-Oriented Organizations

Presenter: Robert Olinger, Owner and Lead Trainer, A+ Talent Development

The application of Lean principles and tools has grown in service-oriented organizations including medical, government, higher education, and nonprofits. The foundation of Lean, respect for people, is a natural fit...

Date 
Friday, May 29, 2020 - 9:00pm
Location 
ChildServe
5406 Merle Hay Road
Des Moines, IA 50131
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Raise the Bar: Improve Performance through Feedback and Coaching

Presenter: Libby Ehrig, ATW Training Solutions

One of the most important responsibilities of managers and supervisors is to provide employees with frequent, straightforward, and timely feedback and coaching. Unfortunately, many managers provide little feedback and coaching, or do so...

Date 
Thursday, April 30, 2020 - 1:00pm
Location 
ChildServe
5406 Merle Hay Road
Des Moines, IA 50131
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Introduction to the Foundation Directory Online

Please note that all Des Moines Public Library locations are closed as of March 18, and all programs have been canceled through May 1. Check with the library to see if this event will still be held.

Looking for funding for your nonprofit organization? The Foundation Directory Online...

Date 
Thursday, May 7, 2020 - 6:00pm
Location 
Central Library Computer Lab
1000 Grand Avenue
Des Moines, IA 50309
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(Webinar) Building a Talent Pipeline: Succession Planning for Nonprofits

This event will be offered as a webinar through Zoom.

People power is core to nonprofit success, so having a strategy around keeping -- and growing -- strong staff and volunteers is mission critical. Now, organizations are experiencing the retirement of legacy leaders and changing...

Date 
Tuesday, March 24, 2020 - 3:00pm
Location 
Community Foundation of Greater Des Moines
Des Moines, IA 50309
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Annual Giving 101

Annual giving is the cornerstone of your development program. Acquire, retain, upgrade and repeat again. When annual giving is strategic and donor focused, it forms the foundation of your institution’s philanthropic support. Presenter-Eric Weiler.

No charge for members; $25 for non-...

Date 
Tuesday, March 10, 2020 - 11:30am
Location 
Hills Bank & Trust
3905 Blairs Ferry Rd NE
Cedar Rapids, IA 52411
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Exploring Creative Careers

A networking event for students looking for internships, employment, freelance, or volunteer opportunities and who wish to explore career interests. Students planning to attend should RSVP at https://...

Date 
Friday, March 6, 2020 - 11:30am
Location 
Visual Arts Building
107 River St.
Iowa City, IA 52242
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Women in Public Management and Policy

Interested in pursuing a Master of Public Affairs at UI? Learn more at this panel discussion in room 345 (Homecoming Room) of the Iowa Memorial Union.

Panelists include:

Cori Burbach, Assistant City Manager, Dubuque Amal Eltahir, Assistant to the City Manager, Marion Ashley Monroe,...
Date 
Monday, March 2, 2020 - 3:30pm
Location 
Room #345, Iowa Memorial Union
UI Campus
Iowa City, IA 52242
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IMPACT Grant Lunch and Learn

As our Lee County communities grow and change so do our civic, social, and cultural needs. Nonprofit organizations in Lee County, Iowa have always been leaders in providing impacts and addressing needs in our communities. For the first time in 2020, The Lee County Charitable Fund will provide...

Date 
Wednesday, March 4, 2020 - 12:00pm
Location 
The Hawkeye Restaurant
105 N. Park Dr.
Keokuk, IA 52632