Get better search results for your ads with the help of Google Gurus, identify recruitment strategies to transform your board and connect with Washtenaw County funders to learn how they support the community.
AdWords for Nonprofits
Thursday, May 16, 9:30-11a.m.
Hannan House, 4750 Woodward (Detroit)
Create Ads, keywords (words or phrases related to your organization) and learn the most effective ways to get your Ad to appear in online search results. At the end of the workshop, attendees will receive a free one-on-one consultation with a Google Guru, who work pro-bono. Register now.
Transforming Your Board Through Strategic Recruitment
Tuesday, May 21, 4 – 6 p.m.
NEW Center, 1100 N Main St. (Ann Arbor)
In this workshop, you’ll learn innovative strategies for recruiting board members, best practices for growing your board, governance models and board composition. The workshop will examine the importance of the board in resource development and what an organization may expect from board members. Additionally, it will review the importance of term limits and the structures needed to recruit, nominate, orient and retain quality and engaged board members. Register now.
Get Connected: Meet the Funders -- a Conversation with Washtenaw County Funders and Philanthropists
Thursday, May 30, 9 - 11a.m.
United Way of Washtenaw County, 2305 Platt Rd. (Ann Arbor)
The funding community plays a vital role in ensuring that nonprofit organizations are able to make an impact in the communities they serve while tackling often insurmountable challenges. In this panel discussion, you'll learn about trends in the nonprofit sector, best practices for applying for grants and what is involved in the decision making process. The panel will include representatives from the Ann Arbor Area Community Foundation, Arts Alliance, Washtenaw County, United Way of Washtenaw County and Zingerman's. Following a brief introduction from our panelists, there will be a question and answer session.