February 4, 2015, 2:00PM, Laura Solomon Esq. on Webcast sponsored by Donor Perfect. Click here for registration
As a nurse, Rita recognized her symptoms as multiple sclerosis. In 2000, when her MS progressed and she needed more care, she came to Inglis House – “to live in a good place.” She embodies Inglis’ mission to enable people with disabilities to achieve their goals and live life to the fullest. She is a resident advocate, trains staff about MS and enjoys cooking classes and movies. She is also writing a book about her experiences with MS and long term care. (www.inglis.org)
Mummers Fancy Brigades Association – The Philadelphia tradition of Mummery has been in existence since 1901. The Mummers Day Parade is the culmination of a year’s worth of community events, fundraising initiatives, and dedication to perpetuate the tradition of Mummery. Elaborate performances with costumes, music, and dance are the attractions that allow the Fancy Brigade Association to raise funds for charitable organizations in the region.
Philly Improv Theater embraces the art of improvisation as an end rather than a means. To further this philosophy, PHIT offers a full curriculum of classes for performers of all skill levels taught by local talent and through master classes with distinguished performers and teachers from all over the world.
Since 1990, Theatre Ariel has been entertaining audiences by celebrating the laughter and lessons of life and the shared human experience, our plays illuminate the social, cultural and spiritual heritage of the Jewish people.
The Nonprofit Center at La Salle University is in the business of nonprofits – to strengthen the capacity of nonprofit organizations in the Greater Philadelphia, South Jersey, Northern Delaware region. NCLSU offers workshops and consulting in Leadership Development, Fundraising, Financial Management, Human Resources and more.
Jewish Farm School – Jewish Farm School is dedicated to teaching about contemporary food and environmental issues through innovative trainings and skill-based Jewish agricultural education. JFS trains Jewish farmers, educators, and food justice activists, as well as inspires and supports Jewish agricultural education experiences for the broader Jewish community.
The Sculpture Foundation, Inc. is a private operating foundation dedicated to providing exhibitions and contemporary landmark public artworks for a broad range of communities including urban centers, small towns, regional parks and cultural institutions.
Israel Guide Dog – The Israel Guide Dog Center for the Blind raises funds and gives grants to provide independence and mobility to people who are visually impaired, through the use of faithful guide dog companions. These amazing “Partnerships” last for approximately eight years – and although the cost is approximately $25,000 per dog – the clients pay nothing.
The Digital Stone Project is a unique high tech stone sculpture studio where the newest digital technology is used to cut and shape the oldest, most abundant, and most varied material on earth. The DSP offers classes, internships, artists residencies, and more.
One of Becky’s biggest goals was to be able to walk more and use the wheelchair less – Her fear of falling has kept her wheelchair- or house-bound for too long – but with Calvin’s help, she has been able to walk for entire outings, even taking on a huge set of steps. Canine Partners for Life is dedicated to training service dogs, home companion dogs, and residential companion dogs to assist individuals who have a wide range of physical and cognitive disabilities.
WolfPAC – Wolf Performing Arts Centeris dedicated to enriching the lives of young people through learning, experiencing, and creating theatre. We provide students with opportunities to grow through theatre, developing confidence and creativity while strengthening the community’s appreciation of theatre.
Little Smiles’ mission is to help kids escape the reality of their unfortunate circumstances, even if it’s for a short period of time. Little Smiles puts a smile back on their faces by responding to their needs and providing whatever possible to make a child’s day a little brighter.
When A. and her two children, arrived from the Dominican Republic almost three years ago, a series of unfortunate circumstances led her to seek refuge in shelters. After enrolling in Dignity Housing’s program, she has become fluent in English through Dignity’s assistance, moved on to rental housing, and seen her children succeed in school. She continues to save money and her future goals include going back to school for a teaching degree and owning her own home.
Camp Choconut was founded in 1896 as one of the first summer camps in the country. It provides a setting for boys where outdoor activities such as camping, backpacking, canoeing, and sports help to instill the values of cooperation, teamwork, responsibility, and friendship. The camp philosophy is to “grow the whole boy.”
Dedicated to music, education and support for artists, Live Connections offers innovative programs for kids, hosts concerts for the community, and helps artists build their careers.
Donor Perfect Presents: Ask the Legal Expert
Successful Nonprofit Strategic Collaboration
My Big Fat Nonprofit Wedding – What your Foundation Needs to Know About Funding Nonprofit Collaborations
Law & Ethics: Board Roles and Responsbilities
At Business on Board 2015, Sponsored by the Arts and Business Council of Greater Philadelphia, January 30th, 2015, 10:00am – Noon, National Museum of Jewish History, Laura Solomon Esq. presenting, Click here for more info
Is a 501c3 Right for Your Club?
At “Peace, Projects, and Pfun”, November 14, 2014, 10:50AM – 11:50AM, Sponsored by The Rotary and Guy Gundaker Foundation, Villanova Conference Center, Randor, PA, Laura Solomon, Esq. presenting, click here for more information
CNJG Investment Forum for Foundations and Endowments Program
Laura Solomon Esq. Presenting, November 5, 2014, 10:00AM, The Somerset Palace, 333 Davidson Ave. Somerset NJ, Sponsored by Council of New Jersey Grantmakers, See website for more details
Ethics & Legal Issues in Fundraising
Sponsored by the Nonprofit Center at LaSalle University’s School of Business, October 30, 2014, 9:00-11:00AM, 1600 Market St. Philadelphia PA, For more information click here
Give Together Now!…But How?
October 21, 2014, 11:30AM – 1:00PM, Union League of Philadelphia, Laura Solomon Esq. presenting, Sponsored by – The Philadelphia Foundation. To RSVP, email firstname.lastname@example.org
2014 United Way Finance and Talent Management Forum
October 6, 2014, Astor Crowne Plaza, New Orleans, LA, Laura Solomon, Esq. presenting, See website for information and sign up
1. 12:45PM – Giving Guidance: A Legal Review of Donations, Sponsorships and Co-Ventures
2. 2:15PM – What Would You Do? – Workshop on Critical Non-Profit Issues
Tweet, Blog, Post and Fundraise! How your Nonprofit Can Use Social Media Legally and Effectively
Community Network Conference, September 16, 2014, 10:15AM, Laura Solomon, Esq. and Katherine Breslin, Esq. presenting, Sponsored by Donor Perfect. See website for more information.