Association of Fundraising Professionals Fort Lauderdale/Broward is a thriving chapter serving more and more people each year with a passion for philanthropy. Guided by an active board of fundraising professionals and community members, our chapter has more than 30 years of experience offering innovative educational programs that encourage ethical and effective fundraising practices. With our community, we celebrate giving in South Florida.
Bold Voices explores Broward's biggest issues. You'll get to know some of the people and organizations creating a bold impact in our community, and take a deeper dive into the world of local philanthropy with the experts at the Community Foundation of Broward. Are you ready to BE BOLD?
BoardSource is the recognized leader in nonprofit board leadership research, leadership, and support. We provide leaders with an extensive range of tools, resources, and research data to increase board effectiveness and strengthen organizational impact, and serve as the national voice for inspired and effective board leadership.
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Online and live training classes on governance, nonprofit management, fundraising, proposal writing, and starting a nonprofit
The CSC's mission is to provide leadership, advocacy, and resources necessary to enhance the lives of the children of Broward County and empower them to become responsible, productive adults through collaborative planning and funding of a continuum of quality care.
Join Cathy Brown, Angelica Rosas, Cassandra Burrell, and Tina Hudson for an exploration of the 2023 Grantmaking Framework for the Community Foundation of Broward.
Florida's Nonprofit State Association - Florida Nonprofit Alliance (FNA) provides a collective voice for nonprofits at the local, state, and federal levels to inform, promote, and strengthen the influence of the nonprofit sector. FNA serves as a central resource and referral center for all nonprofits to gather, analyze, and share important sector data, fostering statewide nonprofit communication and collaboration.
With Foundation Directory Online, you can put Candid's extraordinary database and fundraising expertise to work for your organization, project, or client, while uncovering information on all 242,000 U.S. Foundations. It's the smartest, fastest way to win more funding.
Giving USA published by Giving USA Foundation is the longest-running, most comprehensive analysis of the sources and uses of U.S. charitable giving. This periodical rigorously estimates donations by individuals, corporations, foundations, and bequests to 1.1 million charities and 220,000 U.S. religious organizations.
Great Grant Seeking Podcast is hosted by Lauren Steiner, grant seeking and fundraising expert and founder of the country’s leading grants consulting firm, Grants Plus. Lauren helps nonprofit organizations elevate their grant seeking programs, taking them from underperforming to highly efficient and effective fundraising machines.
Join Cathy Brown for an overview of next steps once you receive grant funding.
Join Cathy Brown for a brief overview on developing and refining a project idea into a fundable proposal.
Broward Center for Nonprofit Excellence has partnered with MindEdge Learning, a leading provider of online higher education and professional development, to offer their full suite of on-demand, self-paced certificates and courses. These courses are designed for adult learners, combining interactive exercises, videos, and real-world examples or case studies. In addition, you will have access to an expert in a related field who will answer your questions—usually within 24-hours—through MindEdge's "Ask the Expert" feature. These courses and programs have been approved for CFRE, CEU, SHRM, PDU, and HRCI credits.
The Nonprofit Executive Alliance of Broward consists of Chief Executive Officers of a broad cross section of Broward's most respected health and human services organizations.
helpful resources for starting a nonprofit, such as checklists, nonprofit associations, legal support, and government agencies.
Free Online Learning on Your Terms This program was developed for emerging nonprofit leaders and those new to the sector. The content is designed to broaden awareness across a breadth of management topics in a flexible, online offering. Learn from faculty and practitioners and apply these nonprofit management essentials to your position. Nonprofit Management Essentials is fully funded by The Allstate Foundation and powered by content from the Kellogg School Center for Nonprofit Management.
The Social Impact Council is a collective council comprised of charitable organizations and businesses working together for social good. As a council, they are intentionally focused on aligning intersections of collaboration to better serve and build a stronger, more robust community.
The Fund Raising School offers the First Day Podcast! Highlighting current news and research, this weekly 10 minute podcast provides fundraisers with the latest information in fundraising and philanthropy.
The National Council of Nonprofits produces and curates tools, resources, and samples for nonprofits. View the most recent additions, browse by category or tag, or search for the specific information you are looking for
We provide classes, workshops and training sessions along with opportunities to attend convenings, peer roundtables and other issues-driven events that help you learn, forge collaborations and gain insights that grow your skills and amplify your impact.
Please contact Director Cathy Brown to learn more about how the Broward Center for Nonprofit Excellence can provide training, grants and other critical resources to help you amplify your impact in our community.