The Business of Nonprofits - Executive Series: Cultivating New Funding Avenues
Come hear what the experts have to say from the strategy, accounting, legal, financial and corporate perspective that will help you gain the advantage in your efforts to cultivate new funding avenues.
In this panel discussion, you will learn about:
- Corporations - how nonprofits may engage them
- Strategic partnerships
- New organizational structures and how you can use them
- Unrelated Business Income and IRS Audit Concerns
- Investment Options
9:00am to 9:15am: Continental Breakfast
9:15am to 10:45am: Panel discussion, followed by Q&A
10:45am to 11:00am: Networking
The event is in the Sherman Oaks Galleria, Community Room - located on the 1st floor of the Rotunda, next to Paul Mitchell the School and just beyond the Bank of America ATM.
Parking: Park in the Sherman Oaks Galleria lot. Validation included.
Additional Event Information:
Admission for the event is $15. The net proceeds from the event will be donated to the Kiwanis Entertainment Industry Group Studio City Foundation.
We advise that you rsvp asap, as seating is limited.
Kristine Pacifico - Corporate Philanthropy
Kristine Pacifico is the Director of Philanthropy for Warner Bros. Entertainment, overseeing worldwide charitable contributions and activities for the company. She has served over 17 years with the studio, previously working in Human Resources.
Mary Archibald, CPA - Accounting and Reporting
Mary Archibald, CPA has been a senior partner in the accounting firm Frith-Smith and Archibald LLP. She specializes innon-profit sector performing audits, Al33 compliance audits, Yellow Book audits and tax consulting and preparation services. She has served as past President of the California Entrepreneur Women, Inc. Mary is currently a member of the California Society of CPA's, American Institute of CPA, Vistage, and Provisor.
Mitch Dorger - Nonprofit Strategy
Mitch Dorger is the principal of Dorger Consulting. He is a nonprofit board effectiveness specialist and has special expertise in nonprofit corporate governance, volunteer management, financial planning and management, government relations and event management. Mitch's prior experiences include serving as Chief Executive Officer of the Pasadena Tournament of Roses and as Executive Vice President of the Claremont University Center.
Kevin Farrell - Investments
Kevin Farrell is a registered investment advisor and Certified Financial Planner with FarrellFinancial Inc. With over 20 years of experience, Kevin consults with non-profits to bettermanage their money as well as their retirement plans such as the 403b, 457 and 401k.Kevin is a member of the Financial Planning Association, the FPA of Ventura County andProvisors. Kevin lives in Thousand Oaks CA and enjoys coaching his children’s sports.
Cian S. Mitsunaga, Esq. - Legal Issues
Cian Mitsunaga is a partner at M.E.T.A.L. Law Group. She represents nonprofits in the areas of nonprofit law, contracts and employment law matters. She also serves on the Board of Directors for the UCLA Internship Alulmni Network. She is a recipient of the Outstanding Case Award - Honorable Mention from the County of Los Angeles and the Distinguished Service Award from Kiwanis.
Kiwanis Entertainment Industry Group Foundation is a 501(c)(3) charity (Tax ID# 27-0153111) based in the Southeastern San Fernando Valley of Los Angeles. It is a Service Club whose intention is to bring together Entertainment Industry professionals and business leaders to support programs that empower youth and to support the community.
Event Sponsor Information:
Principal Financial Group is a leading global financial company offering business, individual and institutional clients a wide range of financial products and services. Their range of products and services include retirement solutions, insurance, wellness programs, and investment and banking products.
When & Where
Kiwanis Entertainment Industry Group Studio City
The Kiwanis Entertainment Industry Group is Service Club in the South Eastern San Fernando Valley of Los Angeles. We are based in the Los Angeles community of Studio City, CA 91604.