How to shift the culture of philanthropy to one where funders understand they are part of—rather than in control of—social movements and systems-change work.
Mastering Effective Communications for Causes: Public Interest Communications & the Science of Story
This unique two-part, 180-minute e-certification program offers you valuable training on effective communications strategy and methods for promoting your social cause. In the first session, “Developing a Public Interest Communications Strategy,” we examine the best ways to transcend the interest of any one organization to achieve real and lasting change on a particular issue. In the second session, “The Science of Story Building,” we explore the research that tells us what makes one story more memorable, sharable, and inspiring than another. Get ready for an engaging, hands-on digital workshop that includes activities, illustrative examples, and case studies. This program is produced in conjunction with the Center for Public Interest Communications at the University of Florida.Access this webinar
SSIR is pleased to announce a new series that provides hands-on, implementable game plans on various “critical functions” for leaders of nonprofit organizations. This three-part series consists of three 90-minute sessions (April 11, 18, & 25, 2018). These sessions will explore donor-centric fundraising, ways to improve board relationships, and strategies for more effective measurements and analysis.Access this webinar
Building Movement Mindsets: Tools and Frameworks for Transforming Communities, States, and Countries
This SSIR Live! webinar will help organizations to better understand the process of building and strengthening movements, identify their unique role within a broader field of networked organizations, and partner with others to build synergistic force.Access this webinar
In this SSIR Live! webinar, Bill Meehan, Lafayette Partners Lecturer in Strategic Management, Stanford Graduate School of Business and Kim Jonker, President & Chief Executive Officer, King Philanthropies, will explore key ideas and tools for nonprofits that will enable them to pursue their work more strategically.Access this webinar
Why global philanthropists can no longer afford to overlook the importance of supporting government capacity in developing countries—and what they can do about it.
This complimentary SSIR Live! webinar will help nonprofits and funders identify and pursue new approaches for growing their impact. The session will provide examples of civic tech organizations that faced seemingly overwhelming challenges but successfully scaled, and will share how they did so.Access this webinar
In this SSIR Live! webinar, we’ll give you six guideposts to help you be more successful by making the work you’re already doing more compelling. You’ll develop techniques to make your target communities care as much about your idea as you do. And you’ll learn the science behind great storytelling, compelling messaging, and effective communication strategy.Access this webinar