The University of Iowa

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Overcoming the Overhead Myth

When it comes to running your organization, most nonprofits feel pressured to do as much as possible with as little as possible. Donors still scrutinize nonprofits, wondering what percentage of their gift actually goes toward the “cause.” Today, it’s crucial to invest in your organization so you...

Date 
Wednesday, April 27, 2022 - 1:00pm
Location 
1201 Infinity Ct.
Lincoln, NE 68512
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Community Learning Series: Rebuilding the Soul of our Community

Join us on Zoom for this Community Learning Series event which will feature the resilience of the arts and culture sector in our community and how it contributes to our wellbeing, community vitality, and economy. The Community Learning Series is hosted by the Greater Cedar Rapids Community...

Date 
Wednesday, May 4, 2022 - 12:00pm
Location 
324 3rd St SE
Ste. 302
Cedar Rapids, IA 52401
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DonorConnect - Wonder Women: Transforming our Community Through Giving

Research reveals that women increasingly serve as the decision-makers directing charitable giving. Here in Greater Des Moines, we have long known women are influential players driving our community to be better together. Whether volunteering, engaging in collective giving with friends and...

Date 
Wednesday, April 20, 2022 - 4:00pm to 6:00pm
Location 
1915 Grand Ave.
Des Moines, IA 50309
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Remaking the Economy: How to Design Democratic Management

Increasingly, people in movement spaces are demanding to work in democratic workplaces. One model often overlooked—the worker-owned cooperative—offers the benefit of having had to grapple with questions of participation, management, and governance for decades. To...

Date 
Thursday, April 14, 2022 - 1:00pm
Location 
88 Broad Street
1st Floor
Boston, MA 02110
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Navigating the Global Civic Engagement Landscape in a Disrupted World

In early 2022, Points of Light engaged in global research to understand the current state of civic life as the world looks to move forward in the third year of a global pandemic. Join Points of Light’s President & CEO Natalye Paquin and Influence|SG’s Managing Director Derrick Feldman for a...

Date 
Tuesday, May 10, 2022 - 12:00pm
Location 
600 Means St. NW
Atlanta, GA 30318
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AFP Deep Dive: Sticky Teams: How to Recruit and Retain Teams That Stick (Virtual)

This is part two of a two-day workshop.

Have you been looking for a unicorn? Do you think it’s too hard to find diverse candidates to join your fundraising team so you’ve just stopped looking? In a recruiting environment where there is high demand for diverse talent but (what seems like...

Date 
Thursday, March 31, 2022 - 11:00am
Location 
P.O. Box 1414
Cedar Rapids, IA 52406-1414
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AFP Deep Dive: Sticky Teams: How to Recruit and Retain Teams That Stick (Virtual)

Have you been looking for a unicorn? Do you think it’s too hard to find diverse candidates to join your fundraising team so you’ve just stopped looking? In a recruiting environment where there is high demand for diverse talent but (what seems like) little supply and where everyone is worn out it...

Date 
Wednesday, March 30, 2022 - 11:00am to 4:00pm
Location 
P.O. Box 1414
Cedar Rapids, IA 52406-1414
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Remaking the Economy: Redefining the Risk

What is risk and who bears it? Typically, risk is assigned to those with the fewest resources. Investments to low-income communities and communities of color are often denied because they are deemed "too risky." In this webinar, participants challenge those...

Date 
Thursday, March 10, 2022 - 1:00pm
Location 
88 Broad Street
1st Floor
Boston, MA 02110
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*Stepping Forward to Build Collective Trust with Your Grantees

Transparency is a vital component of philanthropy and community-building. In this webinar, you’ll hear real-world stories about organizations that enabled growth by focusing first on fostering mutual trust. Then, we’ll discuss how you can do the same...

Date 
Wednesday, March 16, 2022 - 1:00pm
Location 
32 Old Slip
New York, NY 10005