Announcements

Katharine Briar-Lawson and two students from the UAlbany School of Social Welfare Please join us: 8th Annual Scholarship Luncheon on December 4th

The School of Social Welfare will celebrate its scholarship awardees and donors at a luncheon on December 4, 2014 from 12 noon to 2 pm at the First United Universalist Society of Albany (405 Washington Avenue, Albany, NY). There is no charge for this luncheon but reservations are required. For reservations or more information, please contact Cathie Gifford (cgifford@albany.edu). We hope you will join us.

Save the Dates! Nonprofit Fall 2014 Seminar Series on October 31st & December 5th

UAlbany’s School of Social Welfare, School of Public Health, and Rockefeller College of Public Affairs & Policy announce the Fall 2014 Seminar Series in the Nonprofit Sector. There are two seminars.

October 31, 2014 from 8:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. “Fundraising for Social Change” at the First Unitarian Universalist Society of Albany, 405 Washington Avenue in Albany.

The Keynote Speaker is Kim Klein, Klein and Roth Consulting, Oakland, CA, an internationally known speaker and author. The agenda will include a Nonprofit Leader Panel on development and fundraising initiatives and techniques and Roundtable Discussions with presenters and UAlbany faculty. Many nonprofit organizations struggle to fund social change projects, especially in tough economic times. Beyond grant writing, this seminar examines what social change and advocacy nonprofits can do to raise revenue while building support for the cause in a competitive funding environment.

December 5, 2014 from 8:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. “Health Care Reform and the Nonprofit Sector: What Happened and What’s Next?” at the UAlbany School of Public Health, 1 University Place, Rensselaer, NY 12144.

The Keynote Speaker is Donna Frescatore, Executive Director, NY State of Health. The agenda will include a Nonprofit Leader Panel and Roundtable Discussions with presenters and UAlbany faculty.

COST: The cost of each seminar is $25.00; both seminars is $45. Register online.