Category: Money for Our Movements conference

If You Build It They Will Come: Creating a Culture of Fundraising

Does creating a culture of fundraising seem like an insurmountable task at your organization? Beth Rayfield shows us how we can overcome challenges and get on the path towards greater financial sustainability.

All Aboard: Boards That Work

Building off the 2014 Money for Our Movements debate, Kim Klein and Stephanie Roth argue that we can have the boards we want and need, and offer ideas for how to achieve them. From the Nov-Dec 2014 Grassroots Fundraising Journal, v33 n6.

Boards: A Historic Relic?

This issue of “Dear Kim” is focused on a topic that many of the questions directed to us are some variation on: can a board of directors really be effective?  GIFT and I hear varieties of this question so often that we decided to make it the topic of the debate at this year’s Money for […]

A Special Message from Ryan Li & Laurene

Retweet @GIFT_Tweets #mfom14 #abundancenotscarcity #grassrootsfundraising! GIFT staffers Ryan Li Dahlstrom & Laurene Francois share their excitement for this year’s Money for Our Movements conference: Please donate today so Money for Our Movements will be relevant and accessible to all of our communities!

Thank You for Joining Us at Money for Our Movements

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11.1 Keynote Speeches from Money for Our Movements 2012

From the November/December 2012 Grassroots Fundraising Journal, Measuring Our Success. Check out the full issue. Read excerpts from the speeches of three inspiring plenary speakers at GIFT’s 2012 Conference. Saru Jayaraman, co-founder of the Restaurant Opportunities Center United, champions the need for social justice organizations to widen our audience. Attica Woodson Scott of the Louisville […]

7.21 Top ten reasons why you should come to Money for Our Movements!

The Money for Our Movements conference is right around the corner—here’s our top ten list for why you should register today! 10. You’ll get top-notch fundraising training on online fundraising, boards, special events, databases, and more! 9. Our keynote speakers, Saru Jayaraman and Attica Woodson Scott, will inspire you with new ideas for how we […]

7.19 Discussions by & for organizing infrastructure institutions @ GIFT’s Money for Our Movements conference!

Center for Media Justice, DataCenter, GIFT (Grassroots Institute for Fundraising Training), and SOUL (School of Unity & Liberation) invite you to join us for an interactive, collaborative, real-time ‘mapping’ of today’s national landscape of organizing infrastructure institutions! We, the co-convenors, identify as ‘grassroots organizing infrastructure’ institutions of the social justice movement and share a vision […]

6.19 Double your gift to Money for Our Movements!

Our very generous consultants and trainers packaged together a “challenge grant” to motivate our supporters to give.  They have put their faith in our grassroots fundraising skills (hey, that’s what we are all about, right?) and believe we can raise $8,000 in one week–and we agree.  This week only, every dollar given by our donors […]

5.24 Hey DC Metro Area Peeps!

Whether you come out for the waffles, the fundraising tips or the art-making at Pyramid Atlantic, hope you can join us on Saturday June 9th at Pyramid Atlantic in Silver Spring!  Please pass on to anyone in the DC metro area you think would be interested.  Hope to see you there… Event: Grassroots FUNdraising Training […]