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Google Tech Talk July 12, 2010 ABSTRACT Presented by Christine Sherry. Anyone who has tried to give away money faces the question of how to evaluate a request for proposal for funds. How do you know that the group or the idea is one that you should support? This tech talk is designed for Googlers who want to be more effective and strategic in reviewing grant proposals for funding. It is designed for two groups of people: (1) those who want to know more about what to look for as they make choices in their personal philanthropy and (2) Googlers who want to submit a good grant proposal to the Google Corporate Giving Council for funding. Whatever your interest, this tech talk will guide you through what to look for in grant proposals. We will review the elements of a good proposal...
Find out more at http://goo.gl/ieCeRW QUT's Master of Business (Philanthropy and Nonprofit Studies) prepares you for a career in a nonprofit organisation, or work in the public or private sectors that engage with nonprofit organisations. Our scholarships, grants and bursaries are designed to assist your philanthropy studies and enhance your contribution to the nonprofit sector. The courses are available in class or via flexible delivery so you can study from anywhere in Australia. Develop tradeable knowledge and strategic thinking to advance or change your career. Develop critical skills, such as problem solving, creative thinking, negotiation, ethical practices, teamwork, leadership, networking and information management. Study ethics, fundraising development principles, legal issues a...
Gates talks about the lack of funding and upstream research studies that are so critical to philanthropic endeavors/efforts. Subscribe to FORBES: https://www.youtube.com/user/Forbes?sub_confirmation=1 Stay Connected Forbes on Facebook: http://fb.com/forbes Forbes Video on Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/forbesvideo Forbes Video on Instagram: http://instagram.com/forbesvideo More From Forbes: http://forbes.com Forbes covers the intersection of entrepreneurship, wealth, technology, business and lifestyle with a focus on people and success.
Fundraising and philanthropy are constantly evolving and the pace of change is accelerating rapidly. This webinar will explore findings from various studies on philanthropy, shed light on the latest developments, and provide insights into how savvy development professionals can prepare and respond. By following trends, development programs can stay nimble and successful in our rapidly changing world.
Find out more at http://ow.ly/jGVxA Our internationally regarded Australian Centre for Philanthropy and Nonprofit Studies is the first research centre in Australia to offer teaching programs specialising in philanthropy and nonprofit studies. Our students learn the principles of fundraising and develop skills specific to the nonprofit sector in the areas of marketing, corporate responsibility, management, governance, financial decision making and accounting. The courses can be tailored to meet your needs, with opportunities to pursue practical work-related projects and research.
Christian Sarkar is the founder of several entrepreneurial ventures, a marketing consultant, and the co-founder of the $300 House Project. He is also the Director of Innovation for Enterprise for a Sustainable World. Christian works with businesses, non-profits, and leading thinkers to challenge assumptions, grow good ideas, and develop ecosystematic business models. He is also the co-author of Inclusivity: Will America Find its Soul Again? In his spare time, Christian is an online business strategist and the founder of Double Loop Marketing, a thought leadership agency for individuals and organisations. Learn more at christiansarkar.com --- In the spirit of ideas worth spreading, TEDx is a program of local, self-organized events that bring people together to share a TED-like experience...
Why do people give, and what determines their choices? Philanthropy is a critical and complex part of societies around the world. The motivations of people to give are as varied as the causes they support. Are there generational differences that affect the culture of giving? Lukas Haynes, executive director of the David Rockefeller Fund, will moderate a conversation on the psychology of philanthropy with leaders in the philanthropic world who represent diverse approaches to giving. The late Dr. Mona Riklis Ackerman taught The Psychology of Philanthropy at the NYU School of Professional Studies Heyman Center for Philanthropy and Fundraising. Her memory is honored through the generous support of this series by her children Ari Ackerman and Gila Ackerman Steinbock. Moderator: Lukas Haynes,...
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Find out more: bit.ly/QUTACPNS Five accomplished graduates of the Australian Centre for Philanthropy and Nonprofit Studies talk about their experience studying and why they would encourage others to undertake studies as well.
Find out more at http://www.qut.edu.au/business/about/news/australian-centre-for-philanthropy-and-nonprofit-studies The Australian Centre for Philanthropy and Nonprofit Studies (ACPNS) is part of QUT Business School which is internationally recognised for its high quality teaching and research. ACPNS brings together academics and research students with expertise in philanthropy, nonprofit organisations, and the social economy. This, combined with our strong industry links and unique and practical teaching, ensures that we stay at the leading edge of knowledge, providing our students with a teaching and research environment that is up to date and relevant to the needs of students interested in pursuing careers in the philanthropic and nonprofit sectors.
A new report from Credit Suisse and Rockefeller Philanthropy Advisors, entitled, "Strategic Philanthropy: Guide to Evaluation," provides greater context and clarity around evaluation, drawing from a review of best practices, interviews conducted by Rockefeller Philanthropy Advisors and examples from a variety of case studies, to address why philanthropists think about evaluation. The paper also gives an overview of the major trends and practices in evaluation, and provides suggestions on how philanthropists can make evaluation effective for their work. More information: https://www.credit-suisse.com/upload/news-live/000000022546.pdf
Philanthropy plays an outsized role in American K–12 education today. From charter schooling to teacher quality to the Common Core State Standards, philanthropic investment in education has been pivotal in shaping policy, reform, and research. Along the way, philanthropy and philanthropists have frequently become lightning rods for criticism from the left and right. What does research tell us about the nature and scope of philanthropic giving today, what have philanthropists learned about school reform, and what are the positive and negative aspects of philanthropy-fueled school reform? We welcome you to join us at AEI as Rick Hess, editor of the seminal volume “With the Best of Intentions: How Philanthropy Is Reshaping K–12 Education” (Harvard Education Press, 2005), and Teachers Colleg...
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Featuring: Dr. David Abramson Deputy Director, National Center for Disaster Preparedness, Columbia University Steve Dozier Vice President for Corporate Services, Walmart Bob Ottenhoff President and CEO, Center for Disaster Philanthropy (Read more at https://csis.org/events/toward-more-effective-disaster-philanthropy)