May nonprofit fundraising workshop: Fundraising Events 101 Tuesday, May 10 9:00am-12:00pm Ashe Cultural Arts Center 1712 Oretha Castle Haley Blvd., New Orleans Learn to create events that raise money for your non-profit!
This fun, hands-on workshop covers:
* choosing what kind of event is best for you
* working with volunteers
* identifying event sponsors
* and much more!
Attendees will receive a Certificate of Participation for completing the workshop. Discounts available for students, for AmeriCorps and for organizations registering two or more people. For discount codes or to reserve your space and pay at the door, email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Through The Funding Seed, Nora applies the parable, “Teach a man to fish and he has food for a lifetime,” to fundraising. Nora Ellertsen is founder of The Funding Seed, a New Orleans-based company that teaches people how to raise money for nonprofit groups. In the ten years she worked in the nonprofit and fundraising field, she helped to raise nearly one million dollars through grassroots fundraising, grant writing, event planning and major donor development. Since founding The Funding Seed in 2010, she has worked with over 50 nonprofit agencies to help them develop the resources they need to do their work. By coaching nonprofit staff, board members and volunteers, she works to make each organization confident, strategic and self-sufficient when it comes to raising money.
For details and registration, visit www.thefundingseed.com.