Webinar

Look Before You Leap: What You Need to Know Before You Write That Grant

Events: 
When: 
09/20/2018 - 11:00am America/Los_Angeles
Duration: 
60 minutes

Jumping into grant writing without an understanding of the process and obligations can be a costly mistake for many nonprofit organizations. During this webinar, Alice Ruhnke, founder and owner of The Grant Advantage, will discuss common misconceptions in the grantseeking process. She will address the requirements most funders expect nonprofit organizations to fulfill and how to move from simply being eligible to creating strong, competitive applications.

Get to Know GrantStation

Events: 
When: 
09/18/2018 - 11:00am America/Los_Angeles
Duration: 
60 minutes

GrantStation is your one-stop solution for federal, state, and private grants research. Hear Jeremy Smith, GrantStation's Communications Director, and Sara Kennedy, Director of Online Education, take you on a tour of the GrantStation website. This tour provides tips on the most effective way to use all of the valuable resources the website offers, including the extensive funder databases that can help you identify the grantmakers most likely to fund your programs or projects.

Technology and Scale in Microenterprise: Lessons Learned from Grameen America

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When: 
10/11/2018 - 11:00am America/Los_Angeles
Duration: 
60 minutes

In its 10th anniversary year, Grameen America is reaching the milestone of investing $1 billion in the businesses of more than 100,000 low-income women entrepreneurs. The microfinance organization is on an upward and continued trajectory of growth, and they have been able to expand due to a number of factors that include investing in strong leadership, highly-skilled human capital, a culture of innovation, and, not least of all, technological platforms and tools that facilitate efficiency and financial sustainability.

Communications Made Beautiful with Adobe

Events: 
When: 
09/11/2018 - 11:00am America/Los_Angeles
Duration: 
60 minutes

When running a campaign for your nonprofit, it’s important to have consistency when it comes to branding and design. In this 60-minute webinar, we’ll cover how you can use Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop to brighten up your collateral and create consistency across brochures, social media posts, web banners and any other relevant collateral. This webinar is appropriate for those who are new to design and need a few tips & tricks to get started!

Digital Fundraising Tools and Trends for 2018

Events: 
When: 
03/27/2018 - 11:00am America/Los_Angeles
Duration: 
60 minutes

Get to Know GrantStation

Events: 
When: 
01/30/2018 - 11:00am America/Los_Angeles
Duration: 
60 minutes

Learn all the tips and tricks of GrantStation through our one hour guided tour.

Getting Started with Adobe Design:Tips and Tricks for Your Next Annual Report

Events: 
When: 
01/09/2018 - 11:00am America/Los_Angeles
Duration: 
60 minutes

Learn how to use Adobe tools to create annual reports! We’ll share popular annual report format and templates.

Going Deeper with Social Media

Events: 
When: 
12/19/2017 - 11:00am America/Los_Angeles
Duration: 
90 minutes

Learn how to take the next steps toward amplifying your library’s social media program. During this third webinar in our social media series, we’ll discuss best practices in growing your library's social media program and managing user engagement. We’ll also cover tips on assessing your library’s audience based on their preferred platforms and converting your in-person library community into an online community.

Social Media Analytics: What to Measure and Why

Events: 
When: 
11/30/2017 - 11:00am America/Los_Angeles
Duration: 
90 minutes

Don't know where to start when planning your social media metrics? Join us to learn the best methods to measure your library's social media outcomes. During this event, you will learn how to establish measurable goals, identify key performance indicators (KPIs), and understand how to evaluate your social media results. Presented by: Molly Bacon, Social Media Manager, TechSoup for Libraries; and Cherise Mead, Librarian III, Mesa Public Library (AZ).

Getting Started with Social Media for Your Library

Events: 
When: 
10/24/2017 - 11:00am America/Los_Angeles
Duration: 
90 minutes

Social media has the potential to increase community engagement with new and existing library patrons. Join us to learn how libraries can effectively use social media tools with limited staff and time, identify the appropriate social media platforms to market library services and events, and integrate best social media practices in your library's marketing plan. This event will help you build a foundation for your social media strategy and provide practical ideas and practices for immediate use in your library.