Upcoming Events

Feb 22nd
Audience:
All, Consultant, Grantmaker, Grantseeker, Nonprofit, Philanthropic Advisor

This session is designed to provide you an overview of best practices when it come to investments. A large focus of the presentation will center on properly assessing the risk in any investment strategy and some common sense rules to avoid costly mistakes. Many real-life examples will be used to...

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Mar 7th
Audience:
Grantseeker, Nonprofit

With over 30,000 nonprofits in Massachusetts, competition for funding is high. How does one get a leg up? The first step is doing one's homework. Foundations have missions just the same as nonprofits, so it is vital to the success of your proposal that you find those funders who are...

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Mar 8th
Audience:
Consultant, Grantseeker, Nonprofit

Did you know that only 28% of nonprofits have a current logic model, which experts consider to be the foundation for promising evaluation capacities? Come learn how this tool provides the foundation for a quality program design! You will learn about logic models for program planning, program...

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Mar 13th
Audience:
Grantseeker, Nonprofit

Having regular and consistent donors making regular gifts to your organization - it's the dream of every nonprofit! Getting to that point takes thoughtful relationship-building, donor-centered education, and continual communication. In other words, it's a lot of work! In this workshop we...

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In Philanthropy

February 13th, 2018
Source: AGM Blog
The decennial census is a nonpartisan exercise and a cornerstone of our democracy.  Every 10 years, the US Constitution requires that all residents, including non-citizens and undocumented immigrants, be counted through a nationwide census. Collecting accurate Census data is an essential part in... More »
February 8th, 2018
Source: The Nonprofit Quarterly
For the uninitiated, donor-advised funds, or “DAFs,” are funds set up with “charitable sponsors” to allow donors to get a charitable deduction at the point of their funding while charitable grants are made from them over time at the donor’s direction. As most NPQ readers know, DAFs have... More »
January 30th, 2018
Is it the Super Bowl, or the Do-Gooder Bowl? Hyundai is using an expensive 60-second ad spot in Sunday's game to plug an organization dedicated to fighting childhood cancer, the automaker said today, following the decision by Anheuser-Busch InBev to dedicate two big-game berths to its philanthropic... More »
January 25th, 2018
Source: Inside Philanthropy
It’s not often that a nonprofit touts how much it isn't doing to help low-income Americans, but that’s a key pitch of the Family Independence Initiative (FII). And funders are listening. More »

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