Welcoming & the SDGs: Advancing Inclusion Through Community Philanthropy

Online

FREE! Join our conversation with representatives from the Community Foundation of Southeast Michigan, the Michigan Immigrants Rights Center, and Welcoming America to learn how community philanthropy and multi-sector stakeholders can work together to build inclusive, welcoming communities.

Do No Harm: Recognizing Trauma in the Social Sector

Online

This three-part leadership lab series is for nonprofit leaders, including board and staff members, foundation leaders, program staff, and community stakeholders. We'll explore not only how we show up to our work, but how our work impacts the communities we serve.

Philanthropy 101

Online

Philanthropy 101 is a two-day, online learning experience designed to ground new professionals in the basics of foundations, nonprofits, grantmaking, the field of philanthropy, and how philanthropy interacts with other sectors — namely, business and government.

Activating Seniors in Volunteer Service

Online

FREE! This workshop presented in partnership with the Michigan Community Service Commission Volunteer Generation Fund is designed to help nonprofits engage and activate seniors in volunteer service.

Beginner’s Guide to Reading Form 990

Online

This workshop is designed to ground you in the basics of Form 990 — including practical and purposeful ways to leverage information from a 990 with a nonprofit, financial, or foundation lens.

Basic Grantwriting

Online

Join other grantseekers and nonprofit professionals in this two-part workshop designed to help develop your grantwriting skills.

Philanthropy’s Quest for Equity: Past. Present. Future.

Online

This session will present a historical timeline to describe and examine milestones in the history of American philanthropy, weaving perspectives to analyze modern philanthropy’s quest for equity as practice, process, and vision.

Intermediate Guide to Reading Form 990

Online

This session is ideal for funders or for nonprofit professionals keen to understand the funding perspective and how to use the 990 as a tool to assess organizational or collective impact.

Proposal Analysis in Grantmaking

Online

This course from The Grantmaking School is designed to challenge grantmakers to learn as much about the grantee organization, program, and community as possible so that opportunities to build capacity and partnerships are recognized and supported.

Introduction to Board Service

Online

This 4-hour session is designed for people interested in board service or those looking to strengthen and refresh their knowledge and skills, and for executive directors to more effectively work with their boards.

Grantmaker Risk Management

Online

From The Grantmaking School comes this workshop exploring a trust-based, risk-tolerance/management framework that both honors the grantee partnership and leads to increased impact.