Print Page   |   Contact Us   |   Your Cart   |   Sign In   |   Join LANO!
Search LANO.org
Member News & Events Blog
Blog Home All Blogs
Sharing the news, tips, press releases, special offers and upcoming events posted by LANO members. Share your good news here! Feel free to cross post the blog links to your Facebook or other media pages, or to email them directly to friends.Please allow 1-2 business days for your blog to appear on the network.

 

Search all posts for:   

 

Top tags: Fundraising  nonprofit  non-profits  fund development  New Orleans  training  workshop  fund raising  CausePlanet  grants  funding  nonprofit sector  development  louisiana  grantwriting  Page to Practice  donations  donors  funds  fund  grant writing  grant  sustainability  Member Event  Execute Now!  workshop. grants  Finance Fundamentals  boards  volunteers  events 

Nonprofit workshop: Major Donor Development 101

Posted By Nora Ellertsen, The Funding Seed, LLC, Wednesday, October 16, 2013
Nonprofit fundraising workshop:
Major Donor Development 101
Tuesday, October 29
9:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Ashe Cultural Arts Center
1712 Oretha Castle Haley Blvd., New Orleans
Details & registration at www.thefundingseed.com.

Major donors can make a huge difference for your nonprofit.  This workshop covers the basics of major donor development: how to identify your donors, ways to build strong relationships with prospects, and what to say (and not say!) when asking for a big donation. 

Attendees will receive a certificate of participation for completing the workshop.

Registration $35.  Discounts available for students, AmeriCorps and for organizations registering two or more people.

Register online at www.thefundingseed.com.  For questions or to reserve your space and pay at the door, email info@thefundingseed.com.

 Attached Thumbnails:

Tags:  board  board of directors  boards  development  donations  donor management  donor retention  donors  fund  fund development  fund raising  funding  Fundraising  funds  grant  grant writing  grants  grantwriting  leadership  louisiana  Member Event  New Orleans  nonprofit  nonprofit sector  non-profits  setting goals  social fundraising  sustainability  training  Volunteer  Volunteers  workshop  workshop. grants 

Share |
PermalinkComments (0)
 

Nonprofit workshop: Grantwriting for Beginners

Posted By Nora Ellertsen, The Funding Seed, LLC, Tuesday, September 17, 2013
Nonprofit workshop:
Grantwriting for Beginners
Thursday, September 26
5:15-7:30 p.m.
Ashe Cultural Arts Center
1712 Oretha Castle Haley Blvd.
 
 

Are you involved with a nonprofit? Does your job require you to raise funds for your department or position? Do you want to add a valuable skill to your resume?

Consider grantwriting! Grantwriting for Beginners is an engaging workshop that gives you the basic tools you need to start writing grants. Participants will learn how to find funding opportunities, tools and tips for writing proposals and ways to make a program competitive for repeat funding.

Attendees will receive a certificate of participation after completing the workshop. Registration $35 per person. Discounts available for students, AmeriCorps and organizations registering two or more people.

For more information, visit www.thefundingseed.com. Email info@thefundingseed.com to inquire about discount codes or to reserve your space and pay at the door.

Tags:  development  donations  donors  fund  fund development  fund raising  funding  Fundraising  funds  grant  grant writing  grants  grantwriting  louisiana  New Orleans  nonprofit  non-profits  sustainability  workshop  workshop. grants 

Share |
PermalinkComments (0)
 

Nonprofit Workshop: Engaging Board Members & Volunteers in Fundraising

Posted By Nora Ellertsen, The Funding Seed, LLC, Tuesday, July 2, 2013

 
Is your board of directors expected to raise money for your nonprofit?

Are they performing the way you need them to?

Do your most dedicated volunteers help grow the funds for your organization?

This workshop will provide you with simple tools to help your board members and volunteers become engaged, excited and successful in fundraising.

 

[REGISTER]

 

Registration $35 per person. Discounts available for students, AmeriCorps and organizations registering two or more people.

Attendees will receive a Certificate of Participation for completing the workshop.

For questions, to inquire about discount codes, or to reserve your space and pay at the door, email info@thefundingseed.com.

While it is not required, we recommend that both a staff member and a board member from your organization attend this workshop for maximum effectiveness. Discounts are available.

Tags:  board  board of directors  boards  development  donations  donors  events  fund  fund development  fund raising  funding  fundraiser  Fundraising  funds  governance  grant  grant writing  grants  grantwriting  leadership  louisiana  Member Event  New Orleans  nonprofit  nonprofit sector  non-profits  social fundraising  sustainability  training  Volunteer  Volunteers  workshop  workshop. grants 

Share |
PermalinkComments (0)
 

Nonprofit workshop: Grantwriting for Beginners

Posted By Nora Ellertsen, The Funding Seed, LLC, Monday, June 10, 2013
 
Nonprofit workshop:
Grantwriting for Beginners
Thursday, June 20
1:00-3:30pm
Ashe Cultural Arts Center
1712 O.C. Haley Blvd., New Orleans
Details & registration at www.thefundingseed.com


 


Are you involved with a nonprofit?

Does your job require you to raise funds for your department or position?Do you want to add a valuable skill to your resume?

Consider grantwriting!




Grantwriting for Beginners is an engaging workshop that gives you the basic tools you need to start writing grants. Participants will learn how to find funding opportunities, tools and tips for writing proposals and ways to make a program competitive for repeat funding.

Attendees will receive a certificate of participation after completing the workshop.

Registration $35 per person. Discounts available for students, AmeriCorps and organizations registering two or more people.

Email info@thefundingseed.com to inquire about discount codes or to reserve your space and pay at the door.

 Attached Thumbnails:

Tags:  board  board of directors  boards  development  donations  donors  events  foundations  fund  fund development  fund raising  funding  Fundraising  funds  grant  grant writing  grants  grantwriting  louisiana  Member Event  New Orleans  nonprofit  nonprofit sector  non-profits  sustainability  training  volunteers  workshop  workshop. grants 

Share |
PermalinkComments (0)
 

Nonprofit workshop: Fundraising Events 101

Posted By Nora Ellertsen, The Funding Seed, LLC, Friday, May 10, 2013
Nonprofit workshop: Fundraising Events 101
Thursday, May 23
1:00-3:30pm
Ashe Cultural Arts Center
1712 Oretha Castle Haley Blvd.
 

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. Registration $35. Discounts available for students, for AmeriCorps and for organizations registering two or more people.

Visit www.thefundingseed.com for more information. For discount codes or to reserve your space and pay at the door, email info@thefundingseed.com.

 Attached Thumbnails:

Tags:  board  board of directors  boards  development  donations  donors  events  fund  fund development  fund raising  funding  fundraiser  Fundraising  funds  grant  grant writing  grants  grantwriting  louisiana  Member Event  New Orleans  nonprofit  nonprofit sector  non-profits  social fundraising  Volunteer  workshop  workshop. grants 

Share |
PermalinkComments (0)
 

Call for Applications: The Funding Seed's Fundraising Intensive Program

Posted By Nora Ellertsen, The Funding Seed, LLC, Friday, May 3, 2013
Now accepting applications for enrollment in the 2013-2014 class of
The Fundraising Intensive Program:
A new training opportunity presented by The Funding Seed!


 

The Fundraising Intensive Program is a 10-month course that gives you tools to raise funds for your nonprofit. Through a combination of group learning and one-on-one coaching, participants will learn best practices and practical skills related to a range of fundraising activities.

Over the course of the program, the nonprofit staff, board members and volunteers involved will learn about:

  • Fundraising Planning
  • Individual Donor Development
  • Major Donors Fundraising Campaigns
  • Year-End Fundraising Fundraising by Mail and Email
  • Grant Research and Writing
  • Board and Volunteer Engagement

Participation is limited and applications are required.

If you are interested in joining The Funding Seed's Fundraising Intensive Program for the inaugural 2013-2014 class, please and complete the program application by Friday, May 24 at 5:00 p.m.

For questions, please call (504) 307-7220 or email info@thefundingseed.com, or visit www.thefundingseed.com.

Tags:  board  board of directors  boards  development  donations  donors  finance  foundations  fund  fund development  fund raising  funding  Fundraising  funds  grant  grant writing  grants  grantwriting  leadership  louisiana  New Orleans  nonprofit  nonprofit sector  non-profits  setting goals  social fundraising  strategic planning  sustainability  Volunteer  workshop  workshop. grants 

Share |
PermalinkComments (0)
 

Raise Funds with Centerplate at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome

Posted By Rashidah Williams, Centerplate, Thursday, May 2, 2013

Centerplate at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome and New Orleans Arena is looking for dedicated and enthusiastic nonprofit organizations to join its fundraising program.

Each season, members of nonprofit organizations from the local area and as far as Alabama take ownership of concession stands at both venues to raise money. One organization raised over $100,000 last season!

Centerplate will provide the following:

 
  • Exciting events that entice volunteers to work
  • Coordinated scheduling
  • Captured customer base
  • Food products and supplies to sell
  • Training in operations, safety, and sanitation
  • Provide supervision to help ensure success
  • A commission check 4-6 weeks after each event worked

 

This program provides opportunities for your organization to earn money at a variety of sports and entertainment events, such as Saints and Pelicans games, Essence Festival, Sugar Bowl, and NBA All-Star Game. We are proud to say that some of our groups have been with us for over 10 years.

 

For more information, please contact Tanja Rogers at tanja.rogers@centerplate.com or 504-558-6275.

 

About Centerplate: Centerplate is one of the largest hospitality companies in the world with 250 North American sports, entertainment and convention venues. We are the largest food service provider for the NFL, a major provider to professional baseball, and we partner with six of the top ten most active convention centers. No stranger to marquee events, we’ve hosted countless landmark occasions, including 12 Super Bowls, 20 World Series, 15 official U.S. Presidential Inaugural Balls, more than 100 major College Bowl Games and the largest plated dinner in history at the Alpha Kappa Alpha Centennial Celebration. We attribute this continued growth and success to an unwavering commitment to our E3 formula: Executing Extraordinary Experiences.

 

 

 

 

 

Tags:  Centerplate  fund raising  fundraiser  Fundraising  Mercedes-Benz Superdome  New Orleans  New Orleans Arena  nonprofit  non-profits  Superdome  youth 

Share |
PermalinkComments (0)
 

Nonprofit fundraising workshop: Annual Fund Campaigns 101

Posted By Nora Ellertsen, The Funding Seed, LLC, Wednesday, April 3, 2013
 
 
Nonprofit fundraising workshop:
Annual Fund Campaigns 101

Friday, April 19, 9:30am-12:00pm

Ashe Cultural Arts Center
1712 Oretha Castle Haley Blvd., New Orleans

Details and registratiom at www.thefundingseed.com.

Annual fund campaigns are a great way to jumpstart a nonprofit's fundraising.  But how do you get started?  How can you help your campaign raise more money?

This workshop will walk you through the process of running your annual fund campaign, from Day One to the Victory Party.  
 
 
Registration $35.  Discounts available for students, AmeriCorps and organizations registering two or more people.

For questions, to inquire about discount codes or to reserve your seat and pay at the door, email info@thefundingseed.com.

 
Attendees will receive a certificate of participation for completing the workshop.

 Attached Thumbnails:

Tags:  board  board of directors  boards  development  donations  donors  events  finance  foundations  fund  fund development  fund raising  funding  fundraiser  Fundraising  funds  grant  grant writing  grants  grantwriting  louisiana  New Orleans  nonprofit  nonprofit sector  non-profits  setting goals  social fundraising  sustainability  volunteers  workshop  workshop. grants 

Share |
PermalinkComments (0)
 

Nonprofit workshop: Grantwriting for Beginners

Posted By Nora Ellertsen, The Funding Seed, LLC, Monday, March 4, 2013
 
 
 
 
Nonprofit Workshop:
Grantwriting for Beginners
Friday, March 15
9:30 a.m.- 12:00 p.m.
Ashe Cultural Arts Center
1712 Oretha Castle Haley Blvd., New Orleans
Details & registration at www.thefundingseed.com.

Are you involved with a non-profit?  
Does your job require you to raise funds for your department or position?  
Do you want to add a valuable skill to your resume? 

Consider grantwriting!

Grantwriting for Beginners is an engaging workshop that gives you the basic tools you need to start writing grants.  Participants will learn how to find funding opportunities, tools and tips for writing proposals and ways to make a program competitive for repeat funding.

Attendees will receive a certificate of participation for completing the workshop.

Registration $35 per person.  Discounts available for students, AmeriCorps and organizations registering two or more people.

Email info@thefundingseed.com to inquire about discount codes or to reserve your space and pay at the door.

Tags:  admin cost  board  boards  development  donations  donors  financial  fund  fund development  fund raising  funding  fundraiser  Fundraising  funds  grant  grant writing  grants  grantwriting  louisiana  New Orleans  nonprofit  nonprofit sector  non-profits  social fundraising  sustainability  workshop  workshop. grants 

Share |
PermalinkComments (0)
 

Nonprofit fundraising workshop: Creating & Managing an Individual Donor Program

Posted By Nora Ellertsen, The Funding Seed, LLC, Thursday, January 31, 2013
Nonprofit fundraising workshop:
Creating & Managing an Individual Donor Program
Thursday, February 21
1:00-3:30 p.m.
Ashe Cultural Arts Center
1712 Oretha Castle Haley Blvd.
 
$35 per person; student & group discounts available
Details & registration at www.thefundingseed.com


Individual donors give three quarters of all private charitable donations- more than foundation grants and corporate gifts combined.

How can your nonprofit find individual donors to support your work?

This workshop will help your organization to raise money from the best funding source: people.


Attendees will receive a Certificate of Participation for completing the workshop.

For questions, to inquire about discount codes, or to reserve your space and pay at the door, email info@thefundingseed.com

 Attached Thumbnails:

Tags:  board  board of directors  boards  development  donations  donors  events  finance  fund  fund development  fund raising  funding  fundraiser  Fundraising  funds  grant  grant writing  grants  grantwriting  louisiana  Member Event  New Orleans  nonprofit  nonprofit sector  non-profits  setting goals  social fundraising  sustainability  workshop  workshop. grants 

Share |
PermalinkComments (0)
 
Page 8 of 10
 |<   <<   <  3  |  4  |  5  |  6  |  7  |  8  |  9  |  10
more Calendar

7/23/2019
The Funding Seed Intermediate Grantwriting

Association Management Software Powered by YourMembership  ::  Legal