Members of the Nonprofit Endowment Cohort meet over eight months, from September through April. Rose Community Foundation staff supports the group and facilitates its meetings. All meetings held at Rose Community Foundation unless otherwise noted.

2019-2020 Schedule

September 2019 Cohort, 8:00-9:30 a.m.

Sept. 5, 2019 | Orientation / Introduction to Endowments
8:00 – 10:00 a.m. (please note that this session is 30 minutes longer than the others)

Oct. 3, 2019 | The Case Statement: Your Role as an Essential Community Resource; Gifts that Build Endowments

Nov. 7, 2019 | Marketing, Communications and Donor Stewardship

Nov. – Dec. 2019 | Individual coaching sessions with member organizations

Jan. 23, 2020 | Making the Ask: The Art of Solicitation

Feb. 20, 2020 | Gift Acceptance and Endowment Building Policies

March, 2020 | Individual coaching sessions with member organizations

April 16, 2020 | Presentations by participating organizations: Sustaining the Momentum to Build Your Endowment and Ensure Your Mission for the Future

May 7, 2020 | Cohort Completion Celebration!

Location and time TBD

September 2019 Cohort, 11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

Sept. 5, 2019 | Orientation / Introduction to Endowments
11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. (please note that this session is 30 minutes longer than the others)

Oct. 3, 2019 | The Case Statement: Your Role as an Essential Community Resource; Gifts that Build Endowments

Nov. 7, 2019 | Marketing, Communications and Donor Stewardship

Nov. – Dec. 2019 | Individual coaching sessions with member organizations

Jan. 23, 2020 | Making the Ask: The Art of Solicitation

Feb. 20, 2020 | Gift Acceptance and Endowment Building Policies

March, 2020 | Individual coaching sessions with member organizations

April 16, 2020 | Presentations by participating organizations: Sustaining the Momentum to Build Your Endowment and Ensure Your Mission for the Future

May 7, 2020 | Cohort Completion Celebration!

Location and time TBD

January 2020 Cohort, 11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

Jan. 30, 2020 | Orientation / Introduction to Endowments
11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. (please note that this session is 30 minutes longer than the others)

Feb. 27, 2020 | The Case Statement: Your Role as an Essential Community Resource; Gifts that Build Endowments

March 26, 2020 | Marketing, Communications and Donor Stewardship

March – April 2020| Individual coaching sessions with member organizations

April 30, 2020 | Making the Ask: The Art of Solicitation

May 28, 2020 | Gift Acceptance and Endowment Building Policies

June, 2020 | Individual coaching sessions with member organizations

June 25, 2020 | Presentations by participating organizations: Sustaining the Momentum to Build Your Endowment and Ensure Your Mission for the Future

June 25, 2020 | Cohort Completion Celebration!

Location and time TBD