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Find out more at http://goo.gl/ieCeRW QUT's Master of Business (Philanthropy and Nonprofit Studies) prepares you for a career in a nonprofit organisation, or work in the public or private sectors that engage with nonprofit organisations. Our scholarships, grants and bursaries are designed to assist your philanthropy studies and enhance your contribution to the nonprofit sector. The courses are available in class or via flexible delivery so you can study from anywhere in Australia. Develop tradeable knowledge and strategic thinking to advance or change your career. Develop critical skills, such as problem solving, creative thinking, negotiation, ethical practices, teamwork, leadership, networking and information management. Study ethics, fundraising development principles, legal issues a...
Find out more at http://ow.ly/jGVxA Our internationally regarded Australian Centre for Philanthropy and Nonprofit Studies is the first research centre in Australia to offer teaching programs specialising in philanthropy and nonprofit studies. Our students learn the principles of fundraising and develop skills specific to the nonprofit sector in the areas of marketing, corporate responsibility, management, governance, financial decision making and accounting. The courses can be tailored to meet your needs, with opportunities to pursue practical work-related projects and research.
Find out more: bit.ly/QUTACPNS Five accomplished graduates of the Australian Centre for Philanthropy and Nonprofit Studies talk about their experience studying and why they would encourage others to undertake studies as well.
Find out more at http://www.qut.edu.au/business/about/news/australian-centre-for-philanthropy-and-nonprofit-studies The Australian Centre for Philanthropy and Nonprofit Studies (ACPNS) is part of QUT Business School which is internationally recognised for its high quality teaching and research. ACPNS brings together academics and research students with expertise in philanthropy, nonprofit organisations, and the social economy. This, combined with our strong industry links and unique and practical teaching, ensures that we stay at the leading edge of knowledge, providing our students with a teaching and research environment that is up to date and relevant to the needs of students interested in pursuing careers in the philanthropic and nonprofit sectors.
Gates talks about the lack of funding and upstream research studies that are so critical to philanthropic endeavors/efforts. Subscribe to FORBES: https://www.youtube.com/user/Forbes?sub_confirmation=1 Stay Connected Forbes on Facebook: http://fb.com/forbes Forbes Video on Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/forbesvideo Forbes Video on Instagram: http://instagram.com/forbesvideo More From Forbes: http://forbes.com Forbes covers the intersection of entrepreneurship, wealth, technology, business and lifestyle with a focus on people and success.
Google Tech Talk July 12, 2010 ABSTRACT Presented by Christine Sherry. Anyone who has tried to give away money faces the question of how to evaluate a request for proposal for funds. How do you know that the group or the idea is one that you should support? This tech talk is designed for Googlers who want to be more effective and strategic in reviewing grant proposals for funding. It is designed for two groups of people: (1) those who want to know more about what to look for as they make choices in their personal philanthropy and (2) Googlers who want to submit a good grant proposal to the Google Corporate Giving Council for funding. Whatever your interest, this tech talk will guide you through what to look for in grant proposals. We will review the elements of a good proposal...
A new report from Credit Suisse and Rockefeller Philanthropy Advisors, entitled, "Strategic Philanthropy: Guide to Evaluation," provides greater context and clarity around evaluation, drawing from a review of best practices, interviews conducted by Rockefeller Philanthropy Advisors and examples from a variety of case studies, to address why philanthropists think about evaluation. The paper also gives an overview of the major trends and practices in evaluation, and provides suggestions on how philanthropists can make evaluation effective for their work. More information: https://www.credit-suisse.com/upload/news-live/000000022546.pdf
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ISAS is proud to announce the 4th Sarah Kailath Memorial Lecture - a lecture series on the theme of Women and Leadership. This lecture series has been established in memory of Sarah Kailath (February 5 1941 - October 15, 2008), a long-time supporter of CSAS’s mission and activities and in whose name the center holds an endowed chair titled the "Sarah Kailath Chair in India Studies." Our fourth Sarah Kailath Memorial lecture was delivered by Sudha Murty, Indian Social Worker, Philanthropist, and Chairperson, Infosys Foundation. Sudha Murty is the chairperson of the Infosys Foundation in India and a Trustee of the Infosys Foundation USA. She has a master's degree in electrical engineering from the Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore. She started her career as a development engineer with ...
Fundraising and philanthropy are constantly evolving and the pace of change is accelerating rapidly. This webinar will explore findings from various studies on philanthropy, shed light on the latest developments, and provide insights into how savvy development professionals can prepare and respond. By following trends, development programs can stay nimble and successful in our rapidly changing world.
Why do people give, and what determines their choices? Philanthropy is a critical and complex part of societies around the world. The motivations of people to give are as varied as the causes they support. Are there generational differences that affect the culture of giving? Lukas Haynes, executive director of the David Rockefeller Fund, will moderate a conversation on the psychology of philanthropy with leaders in the philanthropic world who represent diverse approaches to giving. The late Dr. Mona Riklis Ackerman taught The Psychology of Philanthropy at the NYU School of Professional Studies Heyman Center for Philanthropy and Fundraising. Her memory is honored through the generous support of this series by her children Ari Ackerman and Gila Ackerman Steinbock. Moderator: Lukas Haynes,...
A seminar presented by Zoltan Acs, Professor of Management, London School of Economics, and hosted and organised by the Oxford Centre for the Study of Philanthropy at Green Templeton College, University of Oxford, on 28 September 2015. Visit the OCSP website here: http://www.gtc.ox.ac.uk/research-centres/oxford-centre-for-the-study-of-philanthropy.html
SXSW Interactive 2012 panel on new trends in philanthropy. Leaders from top social networking sites share case studies to discuss the trend of social philanthropy. People around the world are using social media in engaging and creative ways to raise money for the causes that are most meaningful to them. Our distinguished panel will enlighten you on what's happening now and what's likely to happen next. Moderator: Cheryl Contee, Partner, Fission Strategy Panelists: - Claire Diaz Ortiz, Social Innovation at Twitter, Inc. - Michaelyn Elder Dir, Online Communications, United Nations Foundation - Ramya Raghavan, Nonprofits & Activism Mgr, Google/YouTube - Robert Wolfe, Co-founder, Crowdrise Video by Adriana Dakin, Strategist, Fission Strategy
Featuring: Dr. David Abramson Deputy Director, National Center for Disaster Preparedness, Columbia University Steve Dozier Vice President for Corporate Services, Walmart Bob Ottenhoff President and CEO, Center for Disaster Philanthropy (Read more at https://csis.org/events/toward-more-effective-disaster-philanthropy)
Strive Masiyiwa, by invitation of Stanford University's Africa Business Club and the Center for Entrepreneurial Studies, discussed entrepreneurship, philanthropy, and the story of how he founded Econet with GSB student Fatima Dicko.
Visit http://bit.ly/1LLU6XY to enroll today! Led by Stanford Law Emeritus Dean and Former President of the Hewlett Foundation, Paul Brest, this course will help students develop successful strategies to achieve their organization's goals and make strides towards meaningful impact.