Week 12: Corporate Philanthropy & Foundations

Hello all, this week is Corporate Philanthropy & Foundations. This week we have some quick pre-class readings, a brief pre-class assignment to prepare for our guest speaker, and a post-class breakout assignment again due a few days after class (Thursday March 26th). Some details are below: Agenda: 9:35 am –…

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Some Resources for the Group Project

  2019 University Giving Day Campaigns UF: 2019 Total Gifts: 16,993 Total Raised: 23,585,379 Columbia : 2019 Total Gifts: 18,622 Total Raised: 22,009,151 Purdue: 2019 Total Gifts: 21,420, Total Raised: 41,596,596 UCSD (2020 Campaign Site): 2019 Total Gifts: 3,523, Total Raised: $662,156 University of Miami  (2020 Campaign Site)   Other Resources / Blog-post-o-rama…

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Guest Speaker: Kara Schwartz, FLMNH

Hello all, Monday at 9:45 we will have a guest speaker: Kara Schwartz, the Annual Giving & Development Coordinator for the Florida Museum of Natural History. Please take a moment to look over the FLMNH’s Development Page (“Support Us”) and the different ways that they seek support for the Museum’s…

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Readings Week 10 & 11: Capital Campaigns, Annual Campaigns, Planned Giving

Hi all, Welcome back from Spring Break! Try to read 1-3 for Monday’s session, and then skim 4-7. They will be the subject of conversations both on Monday’s session and next week. Readings: Week 10: Capital campaigns FLMNH: How to Give CHE: Aiming for Billions FundsForNGOs: What is a capital campaign?…

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Our Crowdfunding Campaigns Are LIVE!

Our Crowdfunding Campaigns Are LIVE!

The TCD Fundraising Class has been hard at work preparing their crowdfunding campaigns…and they are now LIVE! Join them as they carry out some fantastic research or work with partner institutions to advance their conservation and development goals. Here are the links of Emily Khazan: Discovering and Monitoring Butterflies in…

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Readings Week 7: Social Media

UF Social Media Policy Bik HM, Goldstein MC (2013) An Introduction to Social Media for Scientists. PLoS Biol 11(4): e1001535: http://bit.ly/ZjhtV0 Beth Kenkel. Social media as a scientist: a very quick guide: http://tinyurl.com/y8f7ztag Pew Research Center Report on Global Use of Social Media [link to WEBSITE] The Rise in Social…

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Resources for making crowdfunding videos

RESOURCES FOR MAKING AN ENGAGING CROWDFUNDING VIDEO. 1. TUTORIALS ON HOW TO SHOOT A VIDEO. Here are some suggestions on how to do so to get started: Producing Your Own Video Program, an excellent overview by UF Faculty Member Ricky Telg. It’s part of a series he’s written on Video Production.…

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Reminder – no class Monday+other stuff

Hi all, The “course schedule” page has been updated with the slides form class on Monday and the links to the USA and Global Philanthropy reports. There’s no class on Monday, so see you on JANUARY 27th, when the following are due (Submitted via canvas).  If you want to discuss potential…

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