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February 2020

Giving Day Training on Peer to Peer Fundraising

February 4 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Peer-to-Peer Fundraising leverages your most passionate supporters to fundraise on behalf of your organization. This training will provide the tools you need to recruit and empower champions for your cause by enabling them to share their personal stories with their own networks. Learn how P2P fundraising can expand your reach, introducing new donors and additional donations to your organization. Register today!

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March 2020

POSTPONED: Giving Day Nonprofit Debrief via Virtual Webinar

March 26 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
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POSTPONED: Human Resources 201 via Virtual Webinar

March 31 @ 10:00 am - 12:30 pm
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You will be provided with login information at a later date. Learn about Performance Management from FCCF’s Director of Human Resources, Tara Berlingo. This training will focus on the Performance management process. Topics will include: Implementing a strong performance management system either within word/excel or with software, setting realistic, achievable expectations that allow for informal feedback to employees at any time and how to properly deliver positive or negative feedback. Featured Speaker Tara Berlingo Director, Human Resources Fairfield County's Community…

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April 2020

SOLD OUT – Understanding Federal and State Support for Nonprofits during the Covid-19 Crisis

April 9 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Thursday, April 9, 2020 2:00PM – 3:00PM Please join us on a teleconference featuring United States Congressman Jim Himes; Deputy Commissioner of Connecticut’s Department of Economic and Community Development, Glendowlyn Thames; and Chair of the Governor’s Office's Emergency Management Recovery/Immediate Needs Subgroup, Lisa Tepper Bates. This conversation is being brought to you by FCCF's Center for Nonprofit Excellence and our co-sponsor, Near and Far Aid.  Our esteemed guests will share information on the ways your organization can take advantage of the federal and…

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Families First Coronavirus Response Act and Emergency Family and Medical Leave Act presentation featuring Pro Bono Partnership

April 16 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

April 16, 2020 11:00am - 12:00pm This conversation is being brought to you by FCCF's Center for Nonprofit Excellence and our co-sponsor Near and Fair Aid. Please join us on our upcoming presentation to address the Families First Coronavirus Response Act (FFCRA) and Emergency Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA), put in place in response to the Covid-19 crisis. Our featured speakers are Maurice Segall, Pro Bono Partnership’s New York and Fairfield County Program Director; and Jennifer Grudnowski, Pro Bono…

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Emergency Fundraising Teleconference Featuring the Connecticut Council of Philanthropy

April 23 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

This conversation is being brought to you by FCCF's Center for Nonprofit Excellence and our co-sponsor Near and Fair Aid. Please join us on our upcoming teleconference to address emergency fundraising in response to the COVID-19 crisis. Featured speakers include Karla Fortunato, President of the Connecticut Council on Philanthropy, who will provide recommendations for nonprofits fundraising for COVID-19 relief efforts. You’ll also hear from FCCF’s Mike Rosen, Chief Revenue and Business Development Officer and Karen Brown, Vice President of Development and…

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May 2020

Fundraising Now: Reach Out and (Virtually) Touch Someone!

May 14 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

Please join us on our upcoming interactive Zoom webinar addressing how fellow nonprofit organizations are navigating the COVID-19 crisis, and advice for continuing fundraising success during these unprecedented circumstances. Hear from seasoned professional fundraisers Jamie Renwick, of Jamie Renwick Advisors; and Liz Duffy, of Greenwich Country Day School. They will share strategies being implemented to pivot short and long-term fundraising plans in light of COVID-19. You will be provided login information at a later date. Register today!

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10 Things To Do To Prevent Online Donation Fraud

May 26 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

Online donations are designed to be easy for donors to use. Unfortunately, they can be easy targets for thieves too, seeking a testing place for stolen credit card data to make false donations, hundreds of them in a flash. On holiday weekends and in times of crisis, there is an upswing in nonprofits being attacked online. When you discover your donation site has been compromised, you feel vulnerable, lacking full control, and worst of all, must explain to your management…

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June 2020

LinkedIn Marketing Techniques for Nonprofit Professionals

June 9 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am

Over 690+ million people are LinkedIn all around the world; this session will train attendees to optimize the predominant social networking platform among business-minded nonprofit professionals. You will learn best practices to express “why you do what you do” when you re-work your personal profile page, how to locate and network with donors, prospective board members, potential givers, referrers and others to further reflect your persona and the organization’s brand. This seminar is designed for those seeking pragmatic techniques, recognizing…

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Webinar to introduce our Immigrant Success Fund (ISF) Grant Cycle

June 24 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am

Fairfield County's Community Foundation (FCCF) is proud to announce the inaugural grant cycle for the new Immigrant Success Fund. We are referring to ISF’s first grant cycle as “responsive grants.” The ISF responsive grant cycle will be open for applications on/around July 1, 2020, and will focus on three categories of grants: (1) critical needs; (2) capacity building; and (3) collaborative action plans. In order to provide potential applicants with more information and answer any questions, FCCF will provide an…

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