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July 19, 2012  
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Special Classes in August

How to Keep Your Fundraising Legal
Wednesday, August 15, 10:00-11:30 am
This workshop will discuss the required paperwork and tax considerations of fundraising, plus a variety of fundraising models. Presented by Robyn Miller, staff attorney, Pro Bono Partnership of Atlanta, and Mindy Simon, associate general counsel, Emory University.

New Class: Understanding Collaboration,
Featuring a Panel Discussion

Thursday, August 16, 9:30-11:30 am
Our new free class, developed in partnership with La Piana Consulting, will walk you through the basics of collaboration and provide you with knowledge about the range of options for collaborating, as well as a framework for successful collaborations. After the class (at 10:30), guest speakers from nonprofit organizations will discuss their experiences.

Prevent Now! Child Sexual Abuse Prevention for
Youth-Serving Organizations

Thursday, August 16, 12:30-1:30 pm
As a provider of programming and services for youth, you can help to put an end to child sexual abuse by training your staff and volunteers and by implementing a comprehensive child protection program. Presented by Tiffany Sawyer, director of prevention services, Georgia Center for Child Advocacy.

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Foundation Center Classes in Your Neighborhood

Proposal Budgeting Basics
Saturday, July 21, 12:30-2:00 pm
At the Georgia Hill Branch of the Atlanta-Fulton Public Library System

Finding Foundation Support for Your Education
Monday, August 6, 6:30-8:00 pm
At the Southwest Branch of the Atlanta-Fulton Public Library System

Online Events

Live Chat: Are You a Social Entrepreneur?
Thursday, July 26, 2:00-3:00 pm ET
Join Abby Chroman of Ashoka and Nell Edgington, president of Social Velocity, for a discussion about the defining features of social entrepreneurship. They'll answer our questions about measuring impact, accomplishing social change, and more.

Webinar: Storytelling for Fundraising Success
Thursday, August 2, 1:00-2:00 pm ET
Every nonprofit has many stories to share, but how can you feature those stories that best connect with your donors in your printed and online materials?

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Free Classes in Our Learning Center

Proposal Writing Basics
Thursday, July 26
5:15-6:45 pm

Proposal Budgeting Basics
Thursday, July 26
7:00-8:00 pm

Before You Seek a Grant: A Checklist for New Nonprofits
Thursday, August 2
10:00-11:30 am

Grantseeking Basics
Tuesday, August 7
5:15-6:45 pm

Introduction to
Finding Funders

Tuesday, August 7
7:00-8:00 pm

Your Board and Fundraising: An Introductory Class
Thursday, August 9
10:00-11:15 am

Introduction to
Corporate Giving

Thursday, August 9
11:30 am-12:30 pm

Proposal Writing Basics
Tuesday, August 14
9:30-11:00 am

Proposal Budgeting Basics
Tuesday, August 14
11:15 am-12:15 pm

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