Month: September 2020

SVP “Fast Pitch” Annual Event September 29 – October 1

Social Venture Partners Cincinnati is presenting Fast Pitch 2020, Greater Cincinnati’s original nonprofit pitch competition, September 29 – October 1. The virtual event highlights finalists in the Fast Pitch contest, and ticket purchasers will go directly toward cash prizes for all finalists. Congratulations to 2020 finalists: Boys Hope Girls Hope of Cincinnati, Brew Haus Bakery, Cincinnati Youth Collaborative, Cindependent Film Festival, Girls’ Health Period, Lincoln Heights Outreach Inc., MedMentor, Partnership for Innovation in Education, Samaritan Car Care Clinic, Social Circus, Visually Impaired Preschool Services and Your Store of the Queen City. More information here.

Free Fundraising Course Through Interact for Health and IUPUI:

Interact for Health is offering “Fundraising for Small Nonprofits”, a three-week online course by IUPUI The Fundraising School, starting Monday, October 5, 9:00 a.m.- noon. Limited registrations are available, and the course is fully subsidized by Interact for Health. There is a late cancellation fee for nonattendance or for cancelling registration after September 28, 2020. Click for here more information.

New Accounting Rules on Tech Expense Can Lower Overhead

A recent blog by TechSoup highlights changes by the Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB) made relating to cloud computing services and other big technology expenses that can help nonprofits lower overhead. Read more here.

Essential Nonprofit Fundraising Guide for 2020

Fast Company published an interesting article on “The Essential Nonprofit Fundraising Guide for the Rest of 2020.” Running out of ideas for your own campaign? Click here to see their suggestions.

NKU Communication Major Internship Requirement

NKU students majoring in a wide range of communication majors are required to have an internship in order to graduate, and are actively seeking opportunities for engagement. You can post internship opportunities through “HireNKU” school-wide job search site, or you can also email Tracey Songer, Assistant Professor and Internship Coordinator in NKU’S Department of Communications.