A pared down list for December that includes:
Making Volunteer Engagement Everyone’s Job Tuesday, 6 December 2011 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM (Eastern)
Too often engaging volunteers falls to the volunteer program manager, and it’s not uncommon to hear the phrase “your volunteers” used in organizations. How do you make volunteer engagement everyone’s job? This VolunteerMatch webinar will provide you with the tools to become an advocate for volunteer engagement. Learn how to create a step by step communication plan to reinforce the importance of volunteer engagement to important stakeholders within your organization.
How Strategic Public Relations Can Help Nonprofits Break Through the Media Clutter Wednesday, 7 December 2011 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM (Eastern)
Many non-profits don’t understand the benefits of public relations to help put their organization and mission into the spotlight of public opinion. Public Relations counsel can assist non-profits in boosting donations, increasing visibility for their leadership and getting mainstream support for their organization. In addition, success stories (case studies) of individuals who were helped by the non-profit can increase the numbers of volunteers they receive and boost their chances for grant monies. Takeaways for this NonprofitWebinars.com session include:
•How public relations differs from advertising •How can public relations help non-profits boost their image to the public •Executive visibility opportunities maximize the image of the organization and helps boost donations
How to Make Your Grant Proposal Stand Out from the Pack Monday, 19 December 2011 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM (Eastern)
With more than $40 billion in grant money given away each year in the U.S. by private foundations alone, you know that there’s competition for those dollars. But how can you make YOUR organization stand out from the crowd and make that grant funder want to fund YOU? What can you do to find favor with grant funders and how do you even make them notice you – much less fund you? Your proposal is normally the first impression a grant funder has of your organization. In this CharityHowTo webinar you’ll learn how to make the best impression you can so that funders will sit up and take notice. This is finally your opportunity to learn valuable tactics that will take your grant proposals from so-so to great!