The MotorCities National Heritage Area is pleased to offer a dynamic learning series set up to empower you and your organization in becoming a “Driving Force” in the community.
for a downloadable version of 2013 Lunch & Learn Schedule.
-10:30 a.m.-1:00 p.m.
The Inn at St. John’s
44045 Five Mile Rd., Plymouth, MI
Before your organization is ready to knock on doors to raise funds you need the basic building blocks of organizational management, case statements and strategic planning.
The Fundamentals: Basics of Non-Profit Fundraising
Nancy Darga, Managing Director, MotorCities National Heritage Area
The Importance of Endowment: Creating and Building a Lasting Partnership with the Community Foundation of Southeast Michigan
Randy Ross, Manager, Philanthropic Services & Lindsey Rossow-Rood, Philanthropic Services Officer, Community Foundation of Southeast Michigan
Start planning for your organization’s future today! Using an endowment as a planning tool for the long-term viability of your non-profit.
The Henry Ford-Benson Ford Research Center
20900 Oakwood Blvd., Dearborn, MI
Investing Strategically in Today’s Market - Road to Recovery
Kevin Gebhard, Financial Advisor, Merrill Lynch
Basic tips for examining your non-profit financial management and investment portfolio in this ever changing fiscal climate.
Finance 101: How Are You Managing Your Money?
Ramona Oliverio, Accountant, MotorCities National Heritage Area
Ramona will share best practices from her experience as an accountant and auditor in the profit and non-profit sectors.
October 9th- 12:00-2:30pm
Packard Proving Grounds
49965 Van Dyke Ave.
Shelby Township, MI
Simply Strategies on Marketing and Branding
Kevin Woods, Principal & CEO & Sam Chiodo, Principal & CMO, Driven Solutions Inc.
How can we improve our message? Are we reaching the correct audience? What options are out there? With a combined 50+ years of marketing experience, the two co-founders of Drive Solutions may have the answers for you.
BANG FOR THE BUCK: Museum Presentations on a Small Budget
Joe Hines, Principal, Project Arts & Ideas
Expressive presentations in museums and exhibits can be created without spending a lot of money. Joe Hines will explore affordable strategies and tools to give a “voice” to cultural heritage and enhance the value of the community. You’ll be asked to share your successes and struggles.
If you wish to pay via check, make check payable to MotorCities National Heritage Area. If you have any further questions regarding the seminar or payment, please contact the Desirae Tolbert at (313) 259-3425 x 306 or email@example.com
for more information on any of these sessions.
We look forward to you joining the Lunch & Learn sessions as we unite our efforts to transform our region!
Registration for the March 13th event is now closed.
Stay tuned for our next Lunch & Learn on July 10th, 2013.