Upcoming Events

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Jun 24th
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Advisors Consultants Funders Nonprofits

Get-to-Know Funders: Central Massachusetts

EVENT IS FULL - WE CAN'T ACCOMODATE WALK-INS DUE TO VENUE SECURITY POLICYJoin us for this 2024 edition of Get-to-Know Funders: Central Massachusetts! Admission to this program is free, thanks to...
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Jun 25th
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Advisors Consultants Funders Nonprofits

Welcome to Philanthropy MA: Get to know us!

Join Philanthropy MA staff as we walk participants through the varied programs and services we provide as Massachusetts’ statewide philanthropy serving organization (PSO). Whether you are new to the...
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Jun 27th
9:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Consultants Nonprofits

Workshop Your Next Grant Proposal: Two Part Series

Staring at a blank screen can be the hardest part of writing a grant. We’ve all been there and Philanthropy MA is here to help! Instructor Rachel Ross is highly experienced at helping...
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Jul 10th
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Advisors Funders

Program Staff Learning Network Meeting: Effective Board Engagement Techniques

One of the most important jobs as program officers is to effectively communicate information to trustees and grantmaking committees to facilitate their funding decisions. This becomes even more...
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Jul 12th
11:30 AM - 1:30 PM
Advisors Funders

Western MA Funders In-Person Network Meeting

Join fellow funder colleagues who fund in, and/or are based in, Western Mass (Berkshire, Hampden, Hampshire, and Franklin Counties) for a lunchtime conversation at the beautiful Norman Rockwell...
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Jul 12th
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Consultants Nonprofits

Fundraising Friday: Making AI Work for Your Fundraising Journey

This program is for AI skeptics and enthusiasts alike!Recent advances in AI technology promise to free us from time-consuming fundraising tasks like compiling reports, wordsmithing appeals, note...
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Jul 16th
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Advisors Funders

Behavioral Health and MA Arts Funders Meeting: Arts and culture creating and bridging whole-health solutions with communities and healthcare

In this meeting of the MA Arts Funders and Behavioral Health Funders Networks, facilitated by Mass Cultural Council, they and others will explore the benefits of arts, culture, and nature to existing...
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Jul 18th
1:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Consultants Nonprofits

Fall Appeal Jam: Two Part Series

Can you imagine how good it will feel to have the first draft of your appeal finished at the beginning of September instead of rushing it out the door at the last minute? Join expert fundraising...
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Jul 24th
10:00 AM - 11:30 PM
Advisors Funders

Amplifying Voices

Elevating the voices and experiences of those who have been historically silenced, misunderstood, or oppressed is critical if philanthropy wants to shift the inherent power imbalance that exists and...
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Jul 31st
9:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Consultants Nonprofits

Workshop Your Next Grant Proposal: Two Part Series

Staring at a blank screen can be the hardest part of writing a grant. We’ve all been there and Philanthropy MA is here to help! Instructor Rachel Ross is highly experienced at helping...
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Sep 12th
1:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Consultants Nonprofits

Fall Appeal Jam: Two Part Series

Can you imagine how good it will feel to have the first draft of your appeal finished at the beginning of September instead of rushing it out the door at the last minute? Join expert fundraising...
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Sep 17th
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Consultants Nonprofits

Introduction to Grants Research

With more than 30,000 nonprofits in Massachusetts, competition for funding is high. How does one get a leg up? The first step is to do your homework. It is vital to the success of your proposal...
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Oct 1st
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Consultants Nonprofits

Getting Started with Grants Using the Common Application Language

In the nonprofit world, securing the right funding is key to elevating your mission. Yet, many nonprofit leaders struggle to find the right words to authentically represent their nonprofit in a grant...
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Oct 22nd
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Consultants Nonprofits

Asking Without Anxiety - Major Gifts Workshop

In this lively three-hour workshop, you will learn tips and tricks for taming your anxiety in donor conversations and practice how to reach out to your donors to more fully engage them in the life of...
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Nov 13th
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Consultants Nonprofits

Understanding and Competing for Federal Grants

The U.S. government awards several trillion dollars in grants to qualified nonprofits and institutions of higher education annually. The odds of winning a federal grant for a specific competition is...
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Dec 11th
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Consultants Nonprofits

Introduction to Grants Research

With more than 30,000 nonprofits in Massachusetts, competition for funding is high. How does one get a leg up? The first step is to do your homework. It is vital to the success of your proposal...
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