Webinar

Get to Know GrantStation

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When: 
02/05/2019 - 11:00am America/Los_Angeles
Duration: 
60 minutes

GrantStation is your one-stop solution for federal, state, and private grants research. Hear Jeremy Smith, GrantStation's Communications Director, and Sara Kennedy, Director of Online Education, take you on a tour of the GrantStation website. This tour provides tips on the most effective way to use all of the valuable resources the website offers, including the extensive funder databases that can help you identify the grantmakers most likely to fund your programs or projects.

TechSoup Tour: How to Access Donations, Discounts, and Resources

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When: 
01/15/2019 - 11:00am America/Los_Angeles
Duration: 
60 minutes

Want to better understand how TechSoup can help your library? Join us for our free webinar on how your organization can access TechSoup's wide variety of product discount and donation programs. We'll show you how to access our many learning resources to help you optimize technology for your organization. During this tour and Q&A session, we will highlight the ways you can make the most of the donation and discount programs for hardware, software, cloud applications, and services available to eligible organizations.

Payroll for Nonprofits and Libraries: 2018 Law Changes That Affect You

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When: 
12/11/2018 - 11:00am America/Los_Angeles
Duration: 
60 minutes

In 2018, state, federal, and city governments together placed hundreds of new labor laws into effect, and they apply to workers in every industry, including the nonprofit sector and libraries. These recent changes affect fringe benefits, health insurance, paid time off, overtime, and more. Responding to these changes appropriately enables your organization to best serve your employees and to properly comply with legal standards.

Q and A: How Can a Nonprofit Best Utilize Remote Tech Support?

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When: 
12/10/2018 - 11:00am America/Los_Angeles
Duration: 
60 minutes

More people, companies, and nonprofit organizations are discovering the cost-effective advantages of having tech support just one online call away. Remote technicians now can resolve nearly any day-to-day technical problem, so nonprofit organizations can focus on their mission activities and not technical emergencies. When does it makes sense to leverage this resource? What are the best practices for relying on tech support? We ask you, the TechSoup community, to send in your questions for our hosts to answer.

How to Plan a Record Breaking End-of-Year Fundraising Push

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When: 
12/04/2018 - 11:00am America/Los_Angeles
Duration: 
60 minutes

Between #GivingTuesday, fundraising galas, last-minute donations, and annual appeals, the end of the year can be incredibly difficult to navigate. But it's by far the most important fundraising season of the year. This webinar is designed to help your nonprofit take full advantage of the end-of-year fundraising rush, improve your online fundraising strategy, and surpass your goals with actionable and digestible tips and tricks. During this webinar, we will discuss:

Why Developing Technology Skills is Essential for Nonprofits

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When: 
11/20/2018 - 11:00am America/Los_Angeles
Duration: 
60 minutes

As the pace of change accelerates and technology continues to evolve, organizations across all industries are struggling to keep up — and the nonprofit sector is no exception. Technology skills are critical to building the solutions that solve the greatest challenges for nonprofits. But developing technology skills starts by creating a culture of lifelong learners. For enterprise organizations and nimble nonprofits alike, learning is an indispensable element of success.

From Desktop to the Cloud: Why Organizations Are Converting

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When: 
11/19/2018 - 11:00am America/Los_Angeles
Duration: 
30 minutes

On-prem vs. cloud? What solution is right for your organization? In this 30-minute webinar, we will focus on the current desktop environment and the factors that will drive increased cloud adoption over the next several years. We will also review why nonprofits need to be thinking about their digital transformation now.

What Open Source Is and How Your Nonprofit Can Benefit

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When: 
10/30/2018 - 11:00am America/Los_Angeles
Duration: 
60 minutes

Open-source software allows anyone to freely read, study, modify, and redistribute a software's source code with little restriction other than that free access is maintained. For a nonprofit, open source represents a fantastic opportunity to tap into some of the best technology out there, to engage with entirely new allies, and to reduce long-term technology costs for an organization. Join the Case Foundation's vice president of interactive strategies, John Jones, for a webinar where he will cover the following topics:

Intro to Building PDF Forms

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When: 
11/13/2018 - 11:00am America/Los_Angeles
Duration: 
60 minutes

With the world transitioning away from paper processes, a majority of forms are now going digital to improve efficiency and convenience. In this webinar, you will learn how to use the Adobe Document Cloud to:

Maximize Your Giving Tuesday Fundraising and Engagement

Events: 
When: 
11/01/2018 - 11:00am America/Los_Angeles
Duration: 
60 minutes

As Giving Tuesday has grown to a global day of giving, this is a unique opportunity to engage with your donors, supporters, and volunteers — and raise some money! To help you get the most out of Giving Tuesday, this webinar will discuss:

  • Picking a campaign theme
  • Focusing on your audiences
  • Getting the timing right
  • Inspiring millennials
  • Making it viral
  • Using video
  • Harnessing social media
  • Making your campaign multichannel