Mastering Media for Nonprofits Workshop

CommonPoint Nonprofit Center 164 N L Streeet, Livermore, CA

  After the resounding success of our community program in January, we are excited to present, Mastering Media for Nonprofits – a comprehensive half-day session designed to take your nonprofit's media presence to new heights and answer the question, "Why doesn't the news media cover our nonprofit events?"  In this engaging and informative workshop, Barbara and Tim Daly of Daly Video Services will lead a deeper exploration into the strategies and tactics outlined in their previous program. This half-day session is tailored to provide you with an in-depth understanding of how to navigate the media landscape effectively, ensuring your nonprofit gets the attention it deserves. With their experience as video producers, Tim and Barbara Daly have worked with dozens of nonprofits who are frustrated by the lack of media attention for their really important work. As long-time media professionals, the Dalys’ have been in the newsroom when decisions are being

March 2024 Community Program – In Conversation with Tri-Valley Mayors

Bankhead Theater 2400 First Street, Livermore, CA, United States

     Join us for TVNPA’s March Community Program, In Conversation with Tri-Valley Mayors. In this annual program in its fourth year, we explore the symbiotic relationship between civic and community engagement featuring the mayors of Danville, Dublin, Livermore, Pleasanton, and San Ramon. This panel discussion will delve into strategies for enhancing the connection between cities and local nonprofits in the dynamic landscape of 2024. As we navigate the challenges and opportunities of today's society, we will explore proactive measures to strengthen collaboration and foster mutual understanding. Doors open at 9:30am for registration and refreshments. The program begins at 10:00am.   We’re celebrating our 10 Year Anniversary! We warmly invite you to stay around afterward for some cake and a toast in commemorating a decade of community impact and collaboration. This milestone celebration will take place immediately following the program, offering you the chance to connect with fellow members and

Philanthropy Institute 2024 – Is Starting a Nonprofit Right for You?

Zoom

Is Starting a Nonprofit Right for You Starting a nonprofit can seem terrifically complicated—is it worth it?  This class can help you decide. In this session you’ll learn the legal and logistical elements necessary to start a successful nonprofit.  You’ll also learn about possible alternatives to starting your own nonprofit that you may not have considered.  Finally, you’ll be introduced to a tool that will help you assess your own readiness to move forward.   Explore the entire list of coursework presented in 2024 by The Philanthropy Institute!

Philanthropy Institute 2024 – Intro to Finding Grants

Zoom

Are you new to the field of grant seeking? Discover what funders are looking for in nonprofits seeking grants and how to find potential funders in this introductory course.* This class is a prerequisite to: Introduction to the Foundation Directory Online. Explore the entire list of coursework presented in 2024 by The Philanthropy Institute!

Philanthropy Institute 2024 – Intro to Foundation Directory Online

Zoom

Are you Looking for grants for your nonprofit? Join us to learn how to use Foundation Directory Online (FDO), the most comprehensive prospect research tool for fundraisers, with over 239,000+ grant-maker profiles. You will learn how to search for grant-makers who have funded organizations working on causes and with communities similar to those you serve.*     Explore the entire list of coursework presented in 2024 by The Philanthropy Institute!

Philanthropy Institute 2024 – Intro to Proposal Writing

Zoom

Are you new to proposal writing or want a quick refresher? If so, you don’t want to miss one of Candid’s most popular classes! This class will provide you with an overview of how to write a standard project proposal to a foundation.       Explore the entire list of coursework presented in 2024 by The Philanthropy Institute!

Philanthropy Institute 2024 – Intro Corporate Giving

Zoom

Is your organization ready to seek corporate support? Corporate grantmakers are different from traditional foundations in many ways. This class provides a basic overview of pursuing corporate philanthropy.         Explore the entire list of coursework presented in 2024 by The Philanthropy Institute!

Philanthropy Institute 2024 – Intro Project Budgets

Zoom

Are you ready to start fundraising for your project or idea, but don’t know what and how much to ask for? If preparing a budget for your foundation grant is holding you back, come learn the basic elements of how to draft a project budget with confidence. This class will provide you with step-by-step instructions on how to generate a standard project budget for a foundation proposal.           Explore the entire list of coursework presented in 2024 by The Philanthropy Institute!