There are many ways to find inspiration: books, newspapers, blogs or trend sites for example. However, listening to a testimony and sharing an experience remain the most profound means of change. We have selected a list of upcoming conferences and events where you could be a part of such an experience and find inspiration in the nonprofit domain.
Annual Conference of Grant Professionals | Nov 8-11 | San Diego, CA
It offers opportunities to attendees to network with over 600 other grant professionals from all the areas of practices. Grant writers, managers, consultants, officers, coordinators, Executive Directors, Development Directors, Financial Officers, Government Relations Officers, will all levels of experiences join this conference.
Nonprofit Storytelling Conference | Nov 9-11 | San Diego, CA
This conference will be a game-changer for organizations seeking to tell better stories across different areas of fundraising and donor communications. It will also focus on how to get new donors using stories, and how to use these stories to retain existing donors. If you want to connect with your donors through powerful stories, this is for you.
The conference tracks include: The fundamentals of nonprofit storytelling, online storytelling, direct mail storytelling, and major giving storytelling.
Leading Change Conference | Nov 13-14 | Pittsburgh, PA
Individual grant-makers have more power to make internal changes in their organization that leads to better results. At this program, participants will get opportunities to learn about what works so they can become a stronger advocate for and leader of change.
2017 NYS Funders Conference | Nov 13-15 |Buffalo, NY
The signature event will bring together funders and philanthropic advisors to learn, network, and consider new approaches to their work. Featured activities are: thought provoking plenary speakers, valuable networking time, interactive and informative breakout sessions, and a unique opportunity to see philanthropy at work.
2017 Annual ARNOVA Conference | Nov 16-18 | Grand Rapids, MI
The theme of this conference explores the roles that the nonprofit and philanthropic organizations play when they make attempt to strengthen local communities.
ARNOVA tracks include: The Role of Nonprofit and Philanthropic Organizations, Boards & Governance, Collaboration & Networks, Philanthropy, Fundraising & Giving, Innovation & Entrepreneurship, Management, Leadership & Strategy, Public Policy, Regulation and Advocacy, and Teaching and Education.
Writing Messages That Matter |Nov 17 | Washington, DC
This conference will focus more on ‘DIY’ approach to advocacy. You will be able to maximize your man-hours through the best practices and tips from experienced DIY-ers. Here, you will get experts guidance on what you can do with messaging to make an impact. If you want to reach your hill or grassroot audiences, it’s right place for you.