Back by popular demand, the United Way Fundraising for Impact Summit will take place in New Orleans, Louisiana February 3-5, 2015. Our annual Fundraising Summit is an opportunity for mid-senior level United Way fundraisers, particularly those in medium-sized and larger United Ways, to learn more about our enterprise-wide strategy and five Bold Plays and how they can drive revenue growth and strengthen donor and corporate relationships.
The goals of the Fundraising for Impact Summit are to:
Featured Learning Solution
Ideal for CEOs, community impact/investment vice presidents, and senior staff planning for community impact, The Harwood Public Innovators Lab is co-sponsored by The Harwood Institute and United Way Worldwide December 16-18, 2014. The Institute has a 25-year track record of success in helping United Ways, individuals, and communities accelerate their change efforts and achieve their strategic goals. This three-day lab, being held at the Mary M. Gates Learning Center in Alexandria, Virginia from December 16-18 is open to all community leaders who are engaged in building a community's capacity for change. This experience will help you get on the path to deepening your relationship to your community so that you can create more impact and have greater relevance and trust.
United Way of Chittenden County (Burlington, VT) will be hosting a Center of Excellence October 28-29 on their strategic initiative, “Working Bridges.” This program brings together different partners to address family financial stability. Receive an in-depth look at the Working Bridges model and discuss how it has changed their United Way’s relationship with businesses. Participants will visit businesses to speak directly with employers and will see how it has improved the lives of employees.
Coming together as a network to learn, share and rejuvenate is an essential part of United Way’s collective impact work. Conferences, events and learning solutions allow for the sharing of best practices through a multitude of formal and informal networking opportunities that strengthen us as an interdependent network. Together, these learning solutions and events provide the opportunity for United Ways and their partners to transform lives and communities and inspire millions of people to give, advocate and volunteer.
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