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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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Watch now: Prospect Development 101

Foundation For The Carolinas
Zoom Webinar
220 N Tryon St
Charlotte, NC 28202
United States

11.16.21
2:30 pm - 3:30 pm

Learn how to use data science and visualization in your prospect development strategies with Foundation For The Carolinas and Apra Carolinas.

Discussion topics include:

  • Development terms and technologies
  • Free resources for finding and analyzing useful information about your prospective donors (e.g., biographical and financial)
  • How data can be used to formulate gift capacities and inform fundraising operations
  • Excel tips and tricks

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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.

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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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