Start the year strong with free webinars from the folks at 4Good.
Major Gifts Magic: Learn to Make Powerful ‘Moves’ and Passionate ‘Asks’
with Claire Axelrad
Wed, Jan 04, 2017 at 1pm EDT / 10am PDT
Asking is scary. As a result, too often nonprofits spend tons of time cultivating, cultivating and cultivating. But they never get to the ask! Or, if they do, they leave money on the table. To assure that you cut to the chase requires a plan and a disciplined approach. In this webinar we’ll learn the “magic” formulas: (1) How to powerfully cultivate donors so they’re predisposed to say “yes;” (2) When the time is ripe for the ask, and (3) How to do it so you get the most successful outcome…
Nonprofit Boards & Effective Governance
with Sam Frank
Wed, Jan 11, 2017 at 1pm EDT / 10am PDT
The nonprofit governing board has been described as an ineffective group of effective people. Why do nonprofits so broadly fail to use their boards wisely? And how might they do better? This webinar will touch upon a comprehensive range of issues in a way that will be relevant to almost every nonprofit board. We will look at four interrelated areas: membership (including recruitment, development, self-assessment), process (including structure, meetings), capacity, and fiduciary concerns….