Regional Foundation Center announces February workshops

The Regional Foundation Center at the Free Library of Philadelphia has announced its series of workshops for nonprofits for February.

Introduction to Fundraising Planning
Tuesday, February 5 | 10:00am - 12:00pm
Parkway Central Library | 4th Floor | Skyline Room
Does your organization need help directing its fundraising efforts? Planning focuses your organization by setting fundraising priorities and helps give staff and board members a road map to success. Start thinking about your organization's fundraising strategies! More...

Introduction to Corporate Giving
Tuesday, February 12 | 10:00am - 12:00pm
Parkway Central Library | 4th Floor | Skyline Room
Is your organization ready to seek corporate support? Corporate grantmakers are different from traditional foundations in many ways. This class provides a basic overview of: The different types of corporate giving; what motivates corporations to give; How to find potential corporate partners. More...

Expert Office Hours: Fundraising
Wednesday, February 13 | 11:30am - 2:15pm (choose one time slot)
Parkway Central Library | 4th Floor | Skyline Room
The Regional Foundation Center is pleased to offer Expert Office Hours with Volunteer Executive Consultants (VEC) from RSVP. On the second Wednesday of each month, VECs will be available for one-on-one 45-minute management consulting sessions to assist you with a project or goal related to the month's topic. This month's topic Fundraising! Space is limited so register today! More...

Introduction to Prospect Research
Tuesday, February 19 | 10:00am  12:00pm
Parkway Central Library | 4th Floor | Skyline Room
Prospect research plays a strategic role in fundraising. This workshop will outline the basics of prospect research that can help your organization uncover funding opportunities within your donor base. More...

Nonprofit Nerds Meetup: Beyond Buzzwords - Equitable & Inclusive Hiring Practices for Nonprofits
Monday, February 25 | 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Parkway Central Library | 2nd Floor | BRIC
How can Philadelphia's nonprofit community promote hiring practices that are equitable and inclusive for all job applicants, especially freelancers? In this special #FreelanceFebruary panel, we'll hear from nonprofit professionals about the obstacles faced by candidates from various backgrounds and life experiences. More...

Get your Pitch On! Nonprofit Edition
Tuesday, February 26 | 10:00am-12:00pm
Parkway Central | 2nd Floor | BRIC
Pitching isn't just for entrepreneurs and venture capitalists! Nonprofits need to have their elevator pitch ready to go in order to effectively advocate for their organization and mission. This interactive workshop will include pitching best practices, dos and don'ts, team activities, and information on the Pitch Corner. More...

Registration is required for all programs. Please click the program links for registration information.