Upcoming Events

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Events and Webinars

Expand your knowledge and exchange ideas with Foundation For The Carolinas. We regularly convene donors, clients and partners for virtual events and webinars on topics ranging from regional initiatives to investment trends to nonprofit management.

As our community continues its recovery from the pandemic, the Robinson Center for Civic Leadership is focused on some of the most pressing issues and needs such as mental health, housing and homelessness, racial equity and economic mobility. Join us for our monthly Community Conversations series where we will explore these issues with experts from our region and beyond.

Upcoming Events

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1st Annual Nonprofit Fair

The Mint Museum
500 South Tryon Street
Charlotte, NC 28202
United States

09.29.22
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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Share your mission with prospective donors at Foundation For The Carolinas’ 1st Annual Nonprofit Fair, presented in partnership with The Mint Museum. This unique event will allow you to introduce your organization to individuals, families and corporations who direct their charitable giving through FFTC. Attendees will also be able to meet and network with colleagues from regional nonprofits.

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2022 Annual Meeting

Charlotte Convention Center
501 S. College Street
Charlotte, NC 28202
United States

10.19.22
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

Please join us for a celebration of philanthropy at the 2022 Foundation For The Carolinas Annual Meeting. After a three-year hiatus, we are delighted that we will return to an in-person Annual Meeting this year.

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Past Events

Recordings of past virtual events can be found below.

2nd Quarter in Review 2022 Investment Webinar

FFTC
GoToWebinar
Charlotte, NC 28202
United States

08.04.22
1:00 pm - 1:45 pm

Please join us for our 1st quarter 2022 investment webinar, presented by Foundation For The Carolinas' investment consultant, Mercer Investments LLC. Travis Pruit and Tim Westrich will present a review of recent market activity and performance review for FFTC standard investment pools, as well as their outlook for the remainder of this year.

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2022 Market Volatility Investment Webinar

Foundation For The Carolinas
8300 Prince George Rd
Charlotte, NC 28202
United States

05.26.22
12:00 pm - 12:45 pm

Please join us for an investment webinar presented by Foundation For The Carolinas' investment consultant, Mercer Investments LLC. Travis Pruit and Tim Westrich will present a review of the recent market volatility and discuss their strategy for managing portfolios under these challenging conditions. They will also address their outlook for the remainder of 2022.

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Our Community's Collaborative Capacity

Foundation For The Carolinas
Zoom Webinar
Charlotte, NC 28202
United States

03.24.22
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Collaboration is more than just a buzzword. Learn how regional partnerships can help your organization be successful and sustainable.

Join Foundation For The Carolinas for this virtual program to hear from nonprofit leaders and funders on how they use partnerships in their service delivery and leverage cooperation for maximum impact.

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COVID-19 In Our Community - Past, Present and Future

Foundation For The Carolinas
Zoom webinar
Charlotte, NC 28202
United States

01.25.22
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Join the Robinson Center for Civic Leadership for an insightful discussion about the impact of COVID-19 on our community. We’ll talk with nonprofit leaders about collaborative response and relief efforts, important findings and lessons learned, and the path forward for renewal and recovery.

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Prospect Development 101

Foundation For The Carolinas
Zoom Webinar
220 N Tryon St
Charlotte, NC 28202
United States

11.16.21
2:30 pm - 3:30 pm

Learn how to use data science and visualization in your prospect development strategies with Foundation For The Carolinas and Apra Carolinas.

Discussion topics include:

  • Development terms and technologies
  • Free resources for finding and analyzing useful information about your prospective donors (e.g., biographical and financial)
  • How data can be used to formulate gift capacities and inform fundraising operations
  • Excel tips and tricks

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Watch Now: Food Security - Innovation and Opportunity

Foundation For The Carolinas
Zoom Webinar
Charlotte, NC 28202
United States

10.12.21
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

How can innovation in food supply and delivery improve challenged communities? Can an increased focus on food security support economic mobility and positive health outcomes? Join us for a compelling discussion on local and national efforts to create better food access and eradicate food deserts.

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Watch now - The Challenge for Business & Society: From Risk to Reward

Charlotte Community Affairs Professionals
Zoom Webinar
Charlotte, NC 28202
United States

09.14.21
11:00 am - 1:00 pm

On Sept. 14, Charlotte Community Affairs Professionals held a webinar presented by Stanley Litow, author of The Challenge for Business and Society: From Risk to Reward.

CCAP members and corporate fundholders to learned more about hot topics facing corporations and CSR professionals in today’s challenging times.

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Watch Now: Building a Dream Team - The Importance and Impact of Social Capital

Foundation For The Carolinas
Zoom Webinar
Charlotte, NC 28202
United States

09.14.21
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

You’re invited to a thoughtful conversation on the definitions and components of social capital, and ways it has been used, and can be used to help others. Hear from national experts who will share what it means to have a “dream team,” along with opportunities for our community to help facilitate economic mobility through social capital. Presented by the Robinson Center for Civic Leadership.

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Watch now: Challenges and Opportunities for Boys of Color

Foundation For The Carolinas
Zoom Webinar
Charlotte, NC 28202
United States

08.10.21
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Research shows that boys of color experience a variety of unique challenges as a result of pervasive educational, economic and social inequities. Join us on August 10 for an insightful discussion with national and local leaders on the factors that specifically impact boys of color, and opportunities to help facilitate positive outcomes.

Video: If you were unable to attend or would like to view this session again and/or share it, it is available here.

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Watch now: Youth Voice - A Discussion on Mental Health

Foundation For The Carolinas
Zoom Webinar
Charlotte, NC 28202
United States

06.15.21
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

On June 15, we hosted a conversation with adolescents in our community to discuss their mental health experiences and needs. We talked directly with youth about the impact of COVID-19, racially traumatic events, unique school environments, and ways that parents, leaders and organizations can help empower youth and develop resilience.

Watch the recording.

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