Blog posts from October 2016
With the 2016 Election around the corner, we are interested in examining the social sector’s role in American democracy. This week, we speak with Nancy Berlin, policy director at CalNonprofits. Calnonprofits is a statewide membership organization that brings nonprofits together to advocate for the communities they serve.
Every nonprofit has to think about their development strategy. Money is always on all of our minds and is always a challenge.
“In God we Trust…all others, bring data.” Funny, sure, but daunting if you need to show a nonprofit’s accomplishments.
Silent auctions have been a staple of event fundraising for years, and for good reason. They’re highly engaging events that require plenty of audience participation and have the potential to help organizations raise a lot of money. This article covers 5 strategies to get you on your way to silent auction success.
Here's what's coming up at Foundation Center San Francisco!
Living the Cause: Founders Share Their Startup Stories
Tuesday, October 25, 11:00 am-12:00 pm
How to Apply to the Creative Work Fund
Tuesday, October 25, 6:00-7:00 pm
Introduction to Finding Grants
Wednesday, October 26, 11:00 am-12:00 pm
Who Helps the Helpers? Self-care and Your Nonprofit Career
Thursday, October 27, 11:00 am-12:00 pm
A Roadmap to Impact Measurement
Thursday, October 27, 3:00-4:30 pm
With the 2016 Election around the corner, we are interested in examining the social sector’s role in American democracy. This week, we speak with Virginia Mosqueda, senior program officer at The James Irvine Foundation.
With the 2016 Election around the corner, we are interested in examining the social sector’s role in American democracy. This week, we recap a recent SF Tech4Good panel discussion that examined the intersection between technology and democracy.
Starting your own nonprofit is exciting, but navigating state and IRS requirements is a significant challenge. Despite these challenges, the journey to creating a 501(c)(3) to serve an unmet need is well worth the investment.