Florida Nonprofits’ May 2018 Wz New? newsletter.
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Learn more about Grants.gov, the website that assists in finding government grants
The Members’ tab on the Florida Nonprofits’ website offers lots of great resources to our members including tips on social media, ethics, marketing, governance, and links to Community and private foundations, and other grant resources. There are grants listed for each month and categorized for easy access.
The Foundation Center Funding Information Network is also a great resource for finding grants, and Florida Nonprofits is a Funding Information Network Partner.
Get great advice through the Sunshine Certificate in Nonprofit Management classes May 19 or July 12-15 on applying for (and winning) the grants you locate.
The nonprofit community lost a friend last month with the death of Richard Edsall, CPA.
You are cordially invited to a Meet & Greet networking event hosted by Florida Nonprofits. Please join us at Chima from 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm on Wednesday, May 23. Click here to register.
The Sunshine Certificate in Nonprofit Management provides motivating and stimulating classes to assist the professional development of anyone involved in the nonprofit sector. An intensive four-day session will be offered July 12-15, 2018 at the Marriott Harbor Beach Resort Fort Lauderdale. The monthly classes for May will cover Grantwriting and Evaluation and Accounting for Time and Money and will be May 19 from 9 am to 5 pm.
Grandissimo Arte Event
We had a great time at the “Interpressionism” exhibit by Florida Nonprofits’ member Master Painter Daniel Austin on May 11 at the Aftrican-American Research Library and Cultural Center.
From the April 2018 Florida Nonprofits’ Wz New? newsletter. Click on any headline to read more.
Google is offering a new site that enables people impacted by nonprofit programs to post images and comments about the nonprofit. Donors like knowing the information comes from the population served. Learn how to use the platform to find new donors, like Florida Nonprofits’ member Planet Startup did.
You are cordially invited to a Meet & Greet networking event hosted by Florida Nonprofits. Please join us at Anthony’s Runway 84 from 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm on Wednesday, April 18. Click here for more information or here to register.
The Sunshine Certificate in Nonprofit Management provides motivating and stimulating classes to assist the professional development of anyone involved in the nonprofit sector. The 11-class series is offered in two formats:
- an accelerated, intensive four-day session
- ongoing, (rolling) monthly classes that can be completed in five months
We are pleased to announce that the next intensive four-day session will be July 12-15, 2018 at the Fort Lauderdale Marriott Harbor Beach Resort & Spa in conjunction with the FSAE (Florida Society of Association Executives) 2018 Annual Conference.
Networking Event at Anthony’s Runway 84
April 18, 2018
Meatballs, martinis and networking with other nonprofit professionals; what could be better?
Networking Event at Modern Sixties Wine Lounge
February 28, 2018
We had a great time at the networking event at Modern Sixties Wine Lounge on February 28. Many thanks to Rebecca Brown for her hospitality, great wine and scrumptious nibbles. You can see us all having a great time in the fantastic photos taken by Don Parchment.
From the March 2018 newsletter
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TaxLeaf, an accounting franchise with multiple Florida offices and more opening soon, is offering multiple opportunities to nonprofits to use Taxleaf’s events, physical locations, PR, social media and connection with their clients for the benefit of nonprofits.
Florida Nonprofits applauds and supports the Greater Fort Lauderdale Chamber of Commerce’s recognition of nonprofits as an important sector of the small business community, by sponsoring the nonprofit category of the annual Small Business Awards.
The LAN Infotech GIFT team has offered to research and identify possible grant funding leads based on discussions of your mission. Join us at 10:45 am April 11, as LAN Infotech presents three case studies of Florida Nonprofits’ members using GIFT.
You are cordially invited to a networking event hosted by Florida Nonprofits Wednesday, April 18, 2018, 5:30pm to 7:30pm at Anthony’s Runway 84 in Fort Lauderdale.
The NonProfit Times has a new White Paper available free to nonprofits. The Ebook, called Metrics for Mission Impact, details how nonprofits can strengthen outcomes through quantitative measures. Click here to download.
Certificate in Nonprofit Management
The next Saturday class in the ongoing monthly series is April 19, 2018 and covers Grantwriting and Evaluation, and Accounting for Time and Money.
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or click here to register for April or
click here to register for the intensive July 12-15.
Click here for the complete CNM curriculum.
Please feel free to contact us with any questions.
This is an image, so the links are not active. Headlining this issue is a discussion of the many roles faced by a new entrepreneur or nonprofit executive director. Click here to read the article with active links.
From the January newsletter
In the first update to Florida Nonprofits membership dues in 27 years, there are new options to make budgeting easier while getting discounts.
Florida lost a greater percentage of banks during the recession than any other state, going from 308 to only 137 in the last ten years.
Florida Nonprofits is making our members’ search for funding easier.
Florida Nonprofits Celebrated the Holidays and Our Volunteers.
From the November/December newsletter
Florida Nonprofits searches for resources needed by nonprofits and provides the information to our members. Our latest find is the Taproot Foundation, which connects nonprofits with passionate professionals who share their expertise pro bono. Taproot programs allow nonprofits to access the marketing, strategy, HR, and IT solutions that they need to achieve their missions. Click here to read the article.
Florida Nonprofits is making our members’ search for funding easier. Click here to read the article.
Alternative Medicine at Adam Nous Academy
With global over-population, air and water pollution, medical and food shortages, drug-resistant diseases, and rising healthcare costs, many people want to know more about alternatives for physical, mental and spiritual well-being. Click here to read the article.
The Combined Federal Campaign is the world’s largest workplace giving program, reaching all employees of the US Federal government and armed services. The CFC raises millions of dollars annually for a variety of charities. Click here to read the article and learn how to get your nonprofit involved.
Congratulations to the 2017 graduates of the Sunshine Certificate in Nonprofit Management:
Dr. Rick Daniels
Dr. M. Tina Dupree
They are the future bright stars in nonprofit management and we hope you will join us in congratulating them on achieving this distinguished certification in coordination with the Nova Southeastern University (NSU) Fischler School of Education and Human Services and Broward College (BC).
It was inspiring to see their passion, willingness to work as a team and eagerness to master new skills and knowledge.
From the October newsletter
IRS Audit Guides
The IRS is sharing the Audit Technique Guides (ATGs) reviewers use when looking at 501(c)(3) public charities and other NPOs. Click here to read the article.
#GivingTuesday is a global day of giving powered by social media. It is the Tuesday after Thanksgiving, which this year is November 28. Click here to read the article on making the most of #GivingTuesday.
New Resource Available on the Art of the Ask
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Should your organization be featured on “How to Help” list after hurricanes of or other disasters in Florida? Get more notice through the SmartResponse website by Disaster Accountability Project.
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