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How to use visual tools to fund & sell your mission

How to use visual tools to fund & sell your mission

In the Bridge breakout session led by CNM's Community Strategist Kim Carpenter Drake, participants will learn how visuals and graphics can play an important role in funding and selling your mission.

Your program does great work - how can you show it?

Your program does great work - how can you show it?

Learn more about the Bridge to Excellence breakout session led by a team from TechBridge, "Transforming Your Technology and Data Management Strategy."

3 Ways to Make Data Collection Less Terrible

3 Ways to Make Data Collection Less Terrible

Look, y’all. We know evaluation can be a challenge. We know that you have all sent countless surveys and questionnaires, only to be left staring at your computer screen wondering where all your responses are. We know that folks see the run-of-the-mill satisfaction survey and hit “delete” faster than you can say “data collection.” -read more about this Bridge to Excellence breakout session in this blog post

Donor feedback: 50 secrets with Pam Brown and Taylor Cochran

Donor feedback: 50 secrets with Pam Brown and Taylor Cochran

Gathering from 25 years of experience working with philanthropists, Pam Brown and Taylor Cochran have the secrets to successful stewardship. Actually, they have 50 secrets.

Q&A on board fundraising with CNM expert Jennifer Chalos

Q&A on board fundraising with CNM expert Jennifer Chalos

CNM fundraising expert Jennifer Chalos is moderating a breakout session panel at Bridge to Excellence: "War Room Tactics: Real-life Board Fundraising."

Is your organization ready to "be transformational"?

Is your organization ready to

D.C. Dreger (ACFRE) and Christa Mannarino are leading a breakout session at Bridge to Excellence about how to create big social changes through alignment, advocacy, and alliances.

How can you utilize your untapped resources?

How can you utilize your untapped resources?

Chances are, your nonprofit possesses resources that are not fully utilized - your board of directors, for example. So how can you realize your board's complete potential? One answer: negotiation theory.

Tackling the Elephants in Your Board Room

Tackling the Elephants in Your Board Room

Do you ever lie awake at night trying to figure out solutions for your biggest board challenges? by Bridge to Excellence breakout speaker Stacey Wedding