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Principios de la redacción de propuestas webinar

Recorded Webinar  |  Free

Aprenda cuales son los componentes clave de una propuesta. Aprenda el proceso de escritura y envío de propuestas a fundaciones y corporaciones.

Introduction to Fundraising Planning Webinar

Recorded Webinar  |  Free

Does your organization need help directing its fundraising efforts? Planning focuses your organization by setting fundraising priorities and helps give staff and board members a roadmap to success.

Your Board and Fundraising Webinar

Recorded Webinar  |  Free

An introduction to strategies and ideas for actively engaging your nonprofit board in the fundraising process.

Introducción de presupuestos del proyecto

Self-Paced eLearning  |  Free

Aprenda a preparar y presentar el presupuesto de un proyecto en su solicitud de fondos.

Introducción a la planificación para el recaudo de fondos

Self-Paced eLearning  |  Free

Aprenda el proceso básico de planificación para lograr diversificar las fuentes de apoyo financiero de su organización.

Live Chat


Get Your Board to Raise Funds

Nov 30, 2011  

Replay the transcript of Darian Rodriguez Heyman, editor of Nonprofit Management 101: A Complete and Practical Guide for Leaders and Professionals, and Ann W. Lehman, co-author of Boards That Love Fundraising: A How-To Guide For Your Board, exploring why nonprofit board members should be actively involved in fundraising.

How to Thank Your Donors

Nov 18, 2013  

Your thank you letter can motivate donors to stay with (or leave) your organization. Learn the dos & don’ts of thanking your supporters from Andrea Berry, director of partnerships and learning at Idealware, and Lisa Sargent, president of Sargent Communications.

Turn Your Tryers Into Buyers, Donors, and Advocates

Oct 29, 2013  

How do you turn your single ticket attendees (“Tryers”) into loyal return/repeat customers (“Buyers”), and eventually into Donors and Advocates? Get answers from Joanne Steller, Vice President of Strategic Communications at TRG Arts.

Training Events


Introduction To Proposal Writing

May 29, 2018, 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Cleveland, Ohio | In-person

Are you new to proposal writing or want a quick refresher? If so, you don’t want to miss one of our most popular classes!


Brown Bag Lunch: Increasing Event Engagement Using Integrated Technology

May 31, 2018, 11:30 am - 1:00 pm
Cleveland, Ohio | In-person

Meet local expert Ceci Dadisman of The FORM Group and explore ways that digital technology can be used to engage, educate, or enrich individuals before, during, and after an event.


Introduction to Project Budgets

May 31, 2018, 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Washington, District of Columbia | In-person

Board Development for the Solo Fundraiser

May 31, 2018, 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Atlanta, Georgia | In-person

Are you the only person hired to fundraise on your team? Do you wear multiple hats and work tirelessly to fulfill your mission? Well, fundraising is a team sport! Each board member shares responsibility for securing your organization’s future. Learn creative ways to get full board participation in fundraising and overcome barriers to funding success. 


Impact Investing in the Creative Economy

May 31, 2018, 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

Impact investment targeting the creative economy represents a significant opportunity to supplement stagnating philanthropic support for the arts. But the window of opportunity may be closing. Find out why, and what you can do about it.


We Recommend

The Foundation Center's Guide to Proposal Writing, 6th Edition

The newest edition of our most popular Guide, with grantmaker perspectives on the latest trends in reviewing proposals.


Foundation Directory Online

90% of U.S. foundations don't have websites. To win grants, you need the most up-to-date, complete information you can get about grantmakers and the grants they've made. Put our powerful search tools and comprehensive database of 140,000+ funders to work for your project, organization, or client. 

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