July 27, 2010
Grassroots Fundraising: How to Raise Money in Your Community
Are you tired of operating on a shoestring budget? Could you serve more people if your organization had more dependable income? Chicago author Joan Flanagan will share how even the smallest and newest organization can create a base of annual givers and major donors. Practice ways to motivate your volunteers and help them actually enjoy fundraising. Take home a foolproof system to make $28,000 in two weeks. Find out how to get started with your first team of ten volunteers. At this workshop, any charity will leave with ways to raise unrestricted funds in ways that are consonant with the values of your organization.
Time: 9:30 AM- 12:30 PM
Location: UIC - Institute for Health Research and Policy
1747 West Roosevelt Road
Chicago, IL 60608
Parking is available in the lot on Wood and Taylor for about $12.00, or you may utilize meters around the building, which are $1.25 per hour for up to 10 hours. If you need a receipt and your organization will reimburse parking, the Wood Street lot is recommended.