Sponsored by U-Bank: Nonprofit Solutions, July 13, 2014, U-Bank Jerusalem Branch, Jerusalem Israel, Featuring Laura Solomon Esq.
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Reconstructionist Rabbinical College is a unique kind of organization in the contemporary Jewish landscape. RRC is a progressive rabbinical school where people of all backgrounds engage intensively with Jewish texts, thought, and practice. As of 2012, RRC is also the center for programs of the Reconstructionist congregational community—a Jewish community rooted in tradition and committed to egalitarianism and inclusion.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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 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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Pitch In for Baseball collects new and gently used baseball equipment and distributes the equipment to deserving kids and programs in the U.S. and throughout the world. In just four years of existence, PIFB has shipped or received equipment to/from all 50 States and over 70 countries, including this group of excited kids in Haiti who are now able to play the game they love.
Lessons from Z-Street: What Israeli Charities Need To Know About Forming & Protecting Their Funding Sources in the U.S.
CFA Society Annual Endowment, Foundation, and Philanthropy Conference
June 12, 2014, Sponsored by the CFA Society Philadelphia, The Hub at Cira Centre, Philadelphia, 8:30-4:30, Click here for more information
“Managing the Board-CEO Relationship”, 8:30-9:20AM, Laura Solomon Esq.
“The Power and Authority of the Attorney General’s Office”, 9:30-10:30AM, Laura Solomon Esq.
The Challenges of Mission Driven Investing
Co-sponsored by Laura Solomon & Associates and US Trust, June 10, 2014, 7:30-9:30AM, Laura Solomon Esq., For more information email Alicia Fantini firstname.lastname@example.org
“Law & Ethics of Fundraising in the Digital Age”
PICPA Nonprofit Conference, June 2, 2014, 8:00-5:00, Harrisburg, PA, Laura Solomon Esq. presenting (2:55-3:45), for more information click here
Legal and Ethical Responsibilities
Young Involved Philadelphia – Board Prep Program, May 13th, 2014, Laura Solomon Esq. presenting, This is a private event, For more information about the YIP Board Prep program click here
Slingshot Day 2014: Convene at the Center of Jewish Innovation
Monday, May 19, 2014, 8:30am-5:30pm, New York Marriott at the Brooklyn Bridge, Brooklyn, NY, Laura Solomon, Esq. – Holding “Office Hours” 11:00AM-1:00PM, Sponsored by Slingshot Fund, Click here for more information
Two Sessions – 1. Giving Guidance to Nonprofits and 2. Tax-Exempt Financing for Nonprofits (recorded)
PBI – 12th Annual Nonprofit Institute
May 28th, 2014, Sponsored by the Pennsylvania Bar Institute, Live at CLE Conference Center-Wanamaker Building, Philadelphia, PA and simulcast at location around the state, Click here for more details
10:25AM-11:25 – Part I – “Starting a PA 501 (c)(3) Charity”, Katherine Breslin, Esq.
11:35AM-12:35 – Part II – “Maintaining a PA 501 (c)(3)”, Katherine Breslin, Esq.
11:35AM-12:35 – “Nonprofit Strategic Collaborations – How to Structure and Get Them Funded!”, Laura Solomon, Esq.
“Nonprofits and the Political Process”
One of three great sessions at the PBI’s Nonprofit Series, March 28, 2014, Noon-4:15PM, Live and Webcast, Laura Solomon, Esq. presenting, Live location – Wannamaker Building, Philadelphia, PA, for more information see the PBI website
Nonprofit Leadership Forum – “Legal Issues for Nonprofits”
Laura Solomon Esq. presenting, February 26, 2014, 8:30AM-10:30, 237 Court St., Reading PA, Sponsored by the Berks County Community Foundation, click here for more information