MKE Planners & Grant Writers Roundtable

What drives people to GIVE, to VOLUNTEER, to TAKE ACTION?

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October 16, 2014 – Milwaukee Planners & Grantwriters Roundtable, Nonprofit Center of Milwaukee
9-11am at the Greater Milwaukee Foundation

Join us for a dynamic panel discussion exploring the psychology behind giving and how savvy marketing initiatives can take your mission to the next VIRAL level.

Panelists:
Kevin Tissot, LPC
Pathways Counseling Center

LaShawndra Vernon, United Way of Greater Milwaukee
LIHF – Lifecourse Initiative Healthy Families

Scott Marshall, Hunger Task Force
Director of Development

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Turning Business Connections into Corporate Partnerships

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The magic to corporate-nonprofit partnership is in the nexus of interests. How well does the nonprofit’s mission align with how the corporation sees itself and its role in the community? We’ll be getting down to the brass tacks of partnership development with an exciting and knowledgeable panel:

Debbie Knepke, Corporate and Events Manager
Nonprofit Center of Milwaukee, Inc.

Pamila Brown, Community Investment Specialist – Corporate Affairs
Manpower Group

Meg McKenna, Director of Development
VISIT Milwaukee

Wednesday, July 30th, 9-11am – Register Here

MANPOWER PLACE, MILWAUKEE
100 Manpower Place

Parking available on the street and in Visitor Parking Lot. Visitor parking is located on the 1st level of the parking structure located at the northeast corner of Dr. Martin Luther King Drive and Cherry Street. Enter the structure off of Cherry Street.

Crisis Communication & You

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Great dialogue, exchange of ideas and information at yesterday’s Planners and Grant Writers Roundtable session exploring the ins and outs of crisis communication!

Special thanks to United Way of Greater Milwaukee for graciously hosting; and we’re especially grateful to our panelists: Andi Elliott of Community Advocates, Georgia Pabst of Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, Anthony McHenry of Silver Spring Neighborhood Center and Anne Curley of Curley Communications.

Crisis Communication: How to Avoid “Hair on Fire” Reactions and Act like a Pro in the Face of Organizational Calamity

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Milwaukee Planners & Grant Writers Roundtable will meet on Thursday, April 30th from 9-11am at the United Way of Greater Milwaukee to discuss Crisis Communication.  No organization is immune to bad things happening; only smart organizations know how to handle the unexpected. Learn from organizations that have gracefully survived hard times with their community standing intact; get concrete tips from those in the know:

  • Ann Curley, Owner – Curley Communications
  • Georgia Pabst, Reporter – Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
  • Andi Elliot, Interim CEO – Community Advocates
  • Anthony McHenry, Executive Director, Silver Spring Neighborhood Center

Learn more and register online today!

 

 

About Milwaukee Planners & Grant Writers Roundtable:
This group of nonprofit planning and grant writing professionals is organized through the Non Profit Center of Milwaukee.  We share successes, challenges and keep current on events and technology that impact your work. Sessions are held quarterly.