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Philanthropic Support for Black Male Achievement

An overview of the landscape for philanthropic support to black men and boys, and a tour of BMAFunders.org, the newly created portal that highlights the role of philanthropy in supporting black men and boys.  

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Building a Stronger Community Through Placemaking

Placemaking is "the active process of shaping an environment to improve social interaction and quality of life," according to Senior Program Officer Nelson Beckford of Saint Luke's Foundation in Cleveland, OH. In this video, he explains their program strategy and gives examples of its impact.

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Securing a Government Grant

Consultant Marilyn Hoyt and Jeff Rosenstock, Institutional Development and Major Gifts Officer of Queens College, explain how to set your project and organization apart from others and how to get that extra edge when applying for competitive government grants.

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Top 5 Do 's in Board Development with Lisa Hoffman

Lisa Hoffman, coach & consultant, shares her five tips for effective board development. Among her tips, Lisa emphasizes the need for ongoing recruitment, approaching accountability with grace, and developing a culture of appreciation between the board and staff. 

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Nonprofit Social Media Policy: Tips From a Nonprofit Lawyer

What is the most critical issue to cover in a nonprofit social media policy? What common mistakes do nonprofits make with social media policies, and how can they be solved? Learn from nonprofit lawyer, Gene Takagi, how you can keep your organization in-line, online. 

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