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NDANO offers live in-person and online learning opportunities for nonprofits, often with partners. Members receive discounted rates on all NDANO events. All times are Central unless otherwise indicated.

Do you have a learning opportunity or event for North Dakota nonprofits to add to our calendar? Email NDANO with the details.

Introduction to Foundation Directory Online

Wednesday, December 8, 2021
1:00 pm2:00 pm

Presenter: Candid Learning
Cost: Free


Looking for grants for your nonprofit?

Come learn how to use Foundation Directory Online (FDO), the most comprehensive prospect research tool for fundraisers, with over 235,000+ grantmaker profiles. You will learn how to search for grantmakers who have funded organizations working on causes and with communities similar to those you serve.

NOTE: This class is for nonprofit organizations looking for funding. It is not geared to individuals seeking grants. Candid Learning recommend you take their free one-hour course, Introduction to Finding Grants, before attending.

Learning Objective:
-Explain what FDO is
-Identify your needs in preparation for searching for potential grantmakers in FDO
-Research potential grantmakers using a project-based search in FDO
-Evaluate prospects for strong or weak fit using FDO
-Identify the options for accessing FDO
-Access resources for getting help with FDO

About the Presenters: Laura Bergman
Program Assistant - West Candid