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Nonprofit Resource Center

Basic Proposal Writing Workshop

Tuesday, September 9, 2014  
9:30 AM - 3:30 PM

Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill

Summary: This full-day course is for individuals who are new to grant seeking and proposal writing for nonprofit organizations, or for those who want to update their skills.

Annual Giving Techniques That Will Make You Shine!

Wednesday, September 17, 2014  
9:30 AM - 3:30 PM

Directions to this location: East Liberty

Summary: Participants will learn about every phase of a comprehensive annual giving program for a nonprofit organization. Topics includes prospect identification, solicitation techniques, stewardship responsibilities, and more.

Orientation to the Nonprofit Resource Center

Friday, September 19, 2014  
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Summary: This session introduces attendees to the kinds of resources and services available through the Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh - Nonprofit Resource Center, a Funding Information Network partner of the Foundation Center in New York.

Building a Peak-Performing Board

Tuesday, September 30, 2014  
9:30 AM - 12:00 PM

Directions to this location: Classroom A - Main Library

Summary: Participants will learn how to recruit and retain peak-performing board members for their nonprofit. Tips will also be given on how to enliven your board meetings and make them more productive.

Using Twitter to Fundraise & Engage

Wednesday, October 8, 2014  
9:30 AM - 12:30 PM

Directions to this location: East Liberty

Summary: In this class, we will look at how nonprofits can harness the power of this social media tool in order to boost their fundraising goals and increase their capacity to attract and engage followers.