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Remaking the Economy: Indigenous Perspectives on Climate Justice

NPQ’s latest webinar in our Remaking the Economy series builds on this quarter’s edition of the Nonprofit Quarterly magazine, which, in partnership with the First Nations Development Institute (“First Nations”), lifts up indigenous voices to explore environmental justice and its connection to...

Date 
Thursday, October 15, 2020 - 1:00pm
Location 
88 Broad Street
Boston, MA 02110
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Susan Howlett on How to Fuel Your Board

Susan Howlett, author, consultant, and faculty member in the University of Washington Fundraising Certificate Program, will facilitate this free, 90-minute session. Nonprofit board members and fundraising committees, development staff, leaders, and executives will find this session helpful....

Date 
Wednesday, October 14, 2020 - 11:30am
Location 
1915 Grand Ave.
Des, IA 50309
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Nonprofit Summit of the Midlands

The summit is being offered virtually this year. All sessions will be recorded and available to NAM members on NAM's Learning Management System.

Keynote speaker is Leslie Crutchfield, author and Executive Director, Georgetown Business for Impact at Georgetown University's McDonough...

Date 
Thursday, November 12, 2020 - 9:00am to Friday, November 13, 2020 - 3:00pm
Location 
1111 North 13th St.
Suite 213
Omaha, NE 68102
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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 brought to you by Goldie's Kids Club. 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...

Date 
Saturday, October 3, 2020 - 10:00am
Location 
600 East Locust
Des Moines, IA 50319
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Imagine: Racial Healing in the CFGD Region (Zoom)

Understanding the dynamics of racial equity and systemic racism in rural Iowa communities is a complex journey. This free series of four interactive, online conversations will give leaders in our small, rural towns knowledge and tools to apply in their work bringing the community together around...

Date 
Thursday, October 22, 2020 - 12:00pm
Location 
700 Locust St.
Suite 195
Dubuque, IA 52001
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Service Enterprise Initiative informational webinar

An informational one-hour webinar about the Service Enterprise Initiative. The webinar leverages some of the research and proven practices of Points of Light’s Service Enterprise Initiative to help non-profit leadership and volunteer engagement professionals be innovative and agile in their...

Date 
Friday, September 25, 2020 - 10:00am
Location 
1963 Bell Ave
Suite 200
Des Moines, IA 50315
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Virtual 5K Fun Run

Families Helping Families of Iowa presents our first ever Virtual Super Hero Bash 5K and One Mile Fun Run/Walk! This event includes a virtual costume contest with prizes and fun t-shirts! Choose your own route and log your distance between October 1 and October 31. T-Shirts and prizes will be...

Date 
Thursday, October 1, 2020 - 12:00am to Saturday, October 31, 2020 - 12:00pm
Location 
3516 Center Point Rd NE
Cedar Rapids, IA 52402
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Youth Volunteerism Focus Group

Volunteer Iowa staff invite interested youth to take part in a listening session. Young people will have the opportunity to share their thoughts and experiences related to volunteer work they have done in their communities. We will discuss barriers to youth volunteering, service-learning and...

Date 
Friday, September 11, 2020 - 4:00pm
Location 
1963 Bell Ave.
Ste. 200
Des Moines, IA 50315
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Virtual Youth Volunteer Fair

This 45-minute session will feature live presentations from representatives of organizations from all over Iowa. The presentations can inspire you to serve in your own community even if no organizations from your community are present. We are also working on ways to connect youth with virtual...

Date 
Thursday, September 10, 2020 - 4:00pm
Location 
1963 Bell Ave.
Suite 200
Des Moines, IA 50315
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Cultivate Midlevel Donors

Generous supporters often fall through the cracks simply because they don’t qualify as major donors, and they don’t receive targeted messages sent to those who give small amounts via direct-mail or email appeals. But many nonprofits have found that middle donors who get personalized attention...

Date 
Thursday, October 8, 2020 - 1:00pm
Location 
1255 23rd St. NW
Washington D.C., DC 20037