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Events and Webinars

Expand your knowledge and exchange ideas with Foundation For The Carolinas. We regularly convene donors, clients and partners for virtual events and webinars on topics ranging from regional initiatives to investment trends to nonprofit management.

As our community continues its recovery from the pandemic, the Robinson Center for Civic Leadership is focused on some of the most pressing issues and needs such as mental health, housing and homelessness, racial equity and economic mobility. Join us for our monthly Community Conversations series where we will explore these issues with experts from our region and beyond.

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Setting Up Your Board for Success: Recruitment and Retention Tactics That Work

FFTC and AFP
Virtual Meeting
Charlotte, NC 28210
United States

10.21.21
12:30 pm - 1:00 pm

Foundation For The Carolinas and the Association of Fundraising Professionals invite you to join a webinar focused on board member recruitment and retention. Nonprofit and civic leaders will share their best practices and innovative strategies to leverage your board for successful engagement, development, mission fulfillment, and long-term sustainability.

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3rd Quarter in Review 2021 Investment Webinar

Foundation For The Carolinas
Zoom Webinar
Charlotte, NC 28202
United States

11.03.21
1:00 pm - 1:45 pm

Please join us for our 3rd quarter 2021 investment webinar, presented by Foundation For The Carolinas' investment consultant, Mercer Investments LLC. Travis Pruit and Tim Westrich will present a review of recent market activity and performance review for FFTC standard investment pools, as well as their outlook for the remainder of this year.

Please register online.

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Impacting Homelessness: Unique Strategies and Solutions

Foundation For The Carolinas
Zoom Webinar
Charlotte, NC 28202
United States

11.16.21
1:00 pm - 1:45 pm

You’re invited to an inside look at the current state of homelessness in our community. Join us as we highlight innovative solutions and support strategies, and the organizations that are working together to change systems and provide pathways to long-term stability.

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Career Pathways and Economic Mobility: Workforce Development in Our Community

Foundation For The Carolinas
Zoom Webinar
Charlotte, NC 28202
United States

12.07.21
1:00 pm - 1:45 pm

Join us for an inside look at the local organizations and initiatives that are facilitating job placement, job training and/or pathways toward long-term careers; and ways our community can build an educational infrastructure for a strong workforce that fosters economic mobility.

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Watch Now: Food Security - Innovation and Opportunity

Foundation For The Carolinas
Zoom Webinar
Charlotte, NC 28202
United States

10.12.21
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

How can innovation in food supply and delivery improve challenged communities? Can an increased focus on food security support economic mobility and positive health outcomes? Join us for a compelling discussion on local and national efforts to create better food access and eradicate food deserts.

Click here to watch the recording.
 

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Watch now - The Challenge for Business & Society: From Risk to Reward

Charlotte Community Affairs Professionals
Zoom Webinar
Charlotte, NC 28202
United States

09.14.21
11:00 am - 1:00 pm

On Sept. 14, Charlotte Community Affairs Professionals held a webinar presented by Stanley Litow, author of The Challenge for Business and Society: From Risk to Reward.

CCAP members and corporate fundholders to learned more about hot topics facing corporations and CSR professionals in today’s challenging times.

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Watch Now: Building a Dream Team - The Importance and Impact of Social Capital

Foundation For The Carolinas
Zoom Webinar
Charlotte, NC 28202
United States

09.14.21
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

You’re invited to a thoughtful conversation on the definitions and components of social capital, and ways it has been used, and can be used to help others. Hear from national experts who will share what it means to have a “dream team,” along with opportunities for our community to help facilitate economic mobility through social capital. Presented by the Robinson Center for Civic Leadership.

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Watch now: Challenges and Opportunities for Boys of Color

Foundation For The Carolinas
Zoom Webinar
Charlotte, NC 28202
United States

08.10.21
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Research shows that boys of color experience a variety of unique challenges as a result of pervasive educational, economic and social inequities. Join us on August 10 for an insightful discussion with national and local leaders on the factors that specifically impact boys of color, and opportunities to help facilitate positive outcomes.

Video: If you were unable to attend or would like to view this session again and/or share it, it is available here.

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Watch now: Youth Voice - A Discussion on Mental Health

Foundation For The Carolinas
Zoom Webinar
Charlotte, NC 28202
United States

06.15.21
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

On June 15, we hosted a conversation with adolescents in our community to discuss their mental health experiences and needs. We talked directly with youth about the impact of COVID-19, racially traumatic events, unique school environments, and ways that parents, leaders and organizations can help empower youth and develop resilience.

Watch the recording.

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Watch Now: Celebration of Arts and Philanthropy

Foundation For the Carolinas
Virtual Event
Charlotte, NC 28202
United States

06.10.21
5:30 pm - 6:15 pm

On June 10, FFTC held a virtual community celebration of the arts and philanthropy with a major announcement regarding the public and private-sector campaign for the arts.

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AACF 2021 Grantwriting Series

African American Community Foundation
Zoom Meeting
Charlotte, NC 28202
United States

06.02.21
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Foundation For Black Philanthropy, formerly known as the African American Community Foundation, held a series of grantmaking workshops in the spring of 2021.

Click the title of the event to view recordings for each session.

 

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Watch now: Are our Kids OK?

Foundation For The Carolinas
Zoom Webinar
Charlotte, NC 28202
United States

05.25.21
1:00 pm - 1:45 pm

On May 25, a virtual discussion was held about the impact of COVID-19, the resulting academic disruption and economic insecurity, and racially traumatic events on the mental health of youth and adolescents in our community.

This compelling conversation featured local experts who provided insights and lessons from the pandemic, and shared ways for parents, providers, educators, philanthropists and community members to support our youth now and in the future.

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