Save the Date: East Bay Gives 2017 to Take Place May 4

Save the Date: East Bay Gives 2017 to Take Place May 4

November 7, 2016

East Bay Gives 2017, a 24-hour online giving day that supports the important work of the region’s nonprofits, will take place on Thursday, May 4, 2017, the East Bay Community Foundation announced today. For the 4th annual day of giving, East Bay Gives aims to mobilize more than 15,000 people to give $5 million to support 1,000 nonprofits in East Bay, Silicon Valley and San Francisco.

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Silent Auctions: A How-To Guide For Raising More Money

October 24, 2016

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.

Next Week at Foundation Center San Francisco (October 24-28)

October 21, 2016

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