Money and Power

Wednesday, September 21, 2016 10:00am - 4:00pm CDT
Tractorworks Building, 1st Floor, 800 Washington Ave N, Minneapolis MN 55401

Grantmaking for the 21st Century Series

What it takes to be a top-notch grantmaker now and for the future.

Are you a new staff or board member at a grantmaking organization? Have you worked in philanthropy for a while but never really received any formal training? Are you a seasoned grantmaker who wants to brush up on your knowledge and skills?

If so, join MCF for the Grantmaking for the 21st Century Series. Whether you’re working in finance/operations, grants administration, communications or programs, this series of interactive seminars will provide you with key concepts, field knowledge and concrete tools to excel in your role.

Participants will explore core concepts of philanthropy and learn to navigate power dynamics, build partnerships for success and evaluate impact. The series includes four, 6-hour sessions (available as a series or individually).

Wednesday, September 21 – Money and Power

Participants will gain:

  • Greater clarity around their personal and organizational views on money
  • An understanding of how to better navigate power dynamics between grantseekers and funders
  • Knowledge of financial ratio analysis and key things to understand about organizational context.

Thanks to our sponsors:

Thrivent Financial