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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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Iowa History 101: Glendale Cemetery

Historian Kate Levasseur presents this free webinar about the history of the Iowa capital's grand old Glendale Cemetery. She will share a few stories about its famous and not-so-famous inhabitants, from World War I soldiers to political leaders to others whose names rarely show up in the history...

Date 
Thursday, October 22, 2020 - 12:00pm
Location 
600 East Locust
Des Moines, IA 50319
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Drive Donor Decisions This #Giving Tuesday with Your Nonprofit Profile

Join Candid and GivingTuesday’s Chief Communications Officer, Caryn Stein, to learn simple and easy ways to maximize the fundraising potential of your nonprofit profile in preparation for #GivingTuesday.

By updating your profile before Tuesday, November 17 you can ensure giving platforms...

Date 
Monday, November 9, 2020 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm
Location 
32 Old Slip
New York, NC 10005
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How Grant Makers in the Arts are Addressing Current Challenges

Special guests: Adam Fong, Program Officer of Performing Arts, William and Flora Hewlett Foundation; Katrina DeBerry, Program Officer for Thriving Communities, Community Foundation for Greater Atlanta; Michelle D. Johnson, Senior Program Officer of the Arts and Culture Program, The Kresge...

Date 
Thursday, October 22, 2020 - 1:00pm to 2:30pm
Location 
32 Old Slip
New York, NY 10005
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Raising Funds and Rising Up: How to Raise Major Gifts Virtually and In-Person

AFP-certified Master Trainer and Advance Certified Fundraising Executive Amy Eisenstein is the trainer at this virtual event. Her presentation is entitled Raising Funds and Rising Up: How to Raise Major Gifts Virtually and In-Person. She will facilitate this split day virtual training that...

Date 
Tuesday, November 10, 2020 - 8:30am
Location 
P.O. Box 1414
Cedar Rapids, IA 52406
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Media Masters Webinar Series: Producing Like a Pro

Presenter: Nicolaas Bertelsen, Founder/Producer, CinemaWerks

The producer is one of the most important and misunderstood positions of any film or media production. In his session, we’ll dive into the creative, financial and physical logistics of producing a feature film. Nick will...

Date 
Saturday, November 7, 2020 - 10:00am
Location 
600 East Locust
Des Moines, IA 50319
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Media Masters Webinar Series: Working With Talent

Presenters: Joni Tackette, Owner, Joni Tackette Casting and Maureen O’Brien, Executive Director, SAG-AFTRA Missouri Valley Local

In this session two-hour session, Joni will explain how to conduct casting sessions to find local and national talent and offer a few tips on matching an actor...

Date 
Saturday, October 24, 2020 - 10:00am
Location 
600 East Locust
Des Moines, IA 50319
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Media Masters Webinar Series: Developing Docs & Digitals

This series of workshops is held on Saturdays from 10 a.m. to noon and focuses on the pre-production stage of film and media projects. Class size iss limited to 20 people in order to maximize interaction with each presenter.

In this session, presenter Kevin Christoffersen recaps his...

Date 
Saturday, October 17, 2020 - 10:00am
Location 
600 East Locust
Des Moines, IA 50319