Educational Program and Meeting Archives

Monday, March 18, 2013 - 9:30am - 3:30pm
Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh – Main Library
Instructor - Janet C. Emery, CFRE This full-day course is for individuals who are new to grant seeking and proposal writing, or who want to update their skills. Participants will learn about: Overall grant seeking process Basic components of grant proposals What and how to write for...
Wednesday, March 13, 2013 - 9:30am - 12:30pm
Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh – Squirrel Hill
Instructor - Dr. Marsha Tongel This course will…   Define resource development through strategic alliances Talk about the importance of incorporating collaborative resource development projects in an organization’s fundraising and development efforts Discuss...
Monday, March 4, 2013 - 9:30am - 3:30pm
Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh – Main Library
Instructor - Sylvia K. Lynn & Randy Detweiler This full-day training will consist of the following two sessions: Volunteer Management from Start to Success –Learn how to plan, develop, recruit, interview, place, train, retain and supervise your valuable volunteers.  Handbook...
Thursday, February 21, 2013 - 11:30am - 1:30pm
Rivers Club - Oxford Center - Pittsburgh
    Marketing and multi-channel fundraising campaigns Learn about trends and improving your ROI through Personalized direct mail and Multi-Channel Campaigns. Register as a Member - $25 Register as a Guest - $35 Register to Pay by Check The Dilemmas for Fundraisers and Marketers...
Monday, February 11, 2013 - 9:30am - 3:30pm
Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh - Main Library
  Presented by: Katherine F.H. Heart Event fee: $30 Light continental breakfast Location: Classroom A - Main Library 4400 Forbes Avenue Pittsburgh, PA 15213   Contact: Foundation Center (412) 622-6277   For more information - Click here
Thursday, January 31, 2013 - 9:00am - 10:30am
Western Pennsylvania School for Blind
The Orientation will take place at the Western Pennsylvania School for the Blind, 201 North Bellefield Avenue in Oakland.  Parking is free and we will offer a continental breakfast.    There is no registration fee but please sign up using the on-line registration form.  ...
Tuesday, January 29, 2013 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Buckhead Saloon, Station Square
This first-of-its-kind event will provide young nonprofit professionals, job seekers and students with a networking opportunity and will feature a panel of distinguished representatives from the nonprofit sector that will discuss the emerging role of the next generation in the local field...
Wednesday, January 23, 2013 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Millvale Community Center
With so many exciting walkathons in the Pittsburgh area, sometimes it is difficult to decide on which ones to attend.  Have you ever thought, "I wonder how a particular nonprofit organizes its walk" or "how do they choose their sponsorship levels/"  Well, now is...
Thursday, January 17, 2013 - 11:30am - 1:30pm
Rivers Club - Oxford Center - Pittsburgh
PANO Partnership Presentation: Understanding and Reporting Fundraising Costs   Fundraising Practices: Track it right! Book it Right! Report it Right! √ What IS a fundraising expense? √ What is the right way to account for special events?  √ When are government...
Thursday, December 6, 2012 - 4:30pm - 7:30pm
Rodef Shalom
Chapter Annual Meeting and Holiday Party Rodef Shalom Congregation 4905 5th Avenue, Pittsburgh PA 15213   4:30 - 7:30 PM    
Thursday, November 29, 2012 - 9:00am - 1:00pm
Sisters of Divine Providence Kearns Spirituality Center
We can spend a great deal of time talking about major gifts, mining our database, identifying potential major donors, and cultivating donors, but in the end we must actually make the ask. As a follow up to “Major Gifts: Are You in the Mailbox or the Living Room?,” this workshop will...
Wednesday, November 28, 2012 - 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Carnegie Library Lecture Hall
Special program being offered by the Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh-Foundation Center    Registration is required for all our programs by calling 412-622-6277.  $5 Presented by the Grant Professionals Association, W. PA Chapter, and co-sponsored by Carnegie Library of...
Tuesday, November 20, 2012 - 9:30am - 3:30pm
Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh - Squirrel Hill
Special program being offered by the Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh-Foundation Center    Registration is required for all our programs by calling 412-622-6277.  $30 Laurie Anderson, Dir., Grants Administration, Pittsburgh Parks Conservancy  
Thursday, November 15, 2012 - 5:30pm - 8:00pm
Sheraton Station Square - Pittsburgh
National Philanthropy Day - See awardees Buy Your Tickets Now  
Monday, November 12, 2012 - 9:30am - 3:30pm
Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh - Main Library
Special program being offered by the Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh-Foundation Center    Registration is required for all our programs by calling 412-622-6277.  $30 Diane Wuycheck, independent consultant
Thursday, November 8, 2012 - 9:30am - 11:30am
Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh - Squirrel Hill
Special program being offered by the Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh-Foundation Center    Registration is required for all our programs by calling 412-622-6277.  $20 Dee Jay Oshry, CFRE
Thursday, November 8, 2012 - 8:35am - 9:30am
Four Panera Locations
Bagels and Conversations | No reservations needed | Open to guests – bring a friend – or your team! Join us for free bagels, coffee and conversation focused on fundraising. No registration is required and this event is open to members and nonmembers. Bring your entire development staff...
Thursday, November 8, 2012 - 8:00am - Friday, November 9, 2012 - 5:00pm
Animal Friends, 562 Camp Horne Rd, Pittsburgh, PA 15237
The course objectives for The AFP Fundamentals of Fundraising Course represent the "big picture" overview of the course. Under these objectives, for each course module there will be additional learning objectives that will lead to accomplishment of these overall course...
Tuesday, October 30, 2012 - 9:30am - 12:30pm
Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh - Squirrel Hill
Special program being offered by the Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh-Foundation Center    Registration is required for all our programs by calling 412-622-6277.  $20 Building Your Nonprofit’s Financial Health Kate Sphar, Senior Consultant, ParenteBeard   In this...
Thursday, October 25, 2012 - 1:00pm - 2:30pm
Three Rivers Youth - 6117 Broad St, Pittsburgh, PA 15206
  Clcik here to reserve your spot at this webinar at Three Rivers Youth. While philanthropy truly stands at the precipice of a Golden Age, today's climate feels anything but optimistic. And, with three generations of donors in play-Baby Boomers, Generation Xers, and Millennials-only one thing...