▶ Prasad Consulting & Research enables nonprofit organizations to maximize their income by raising major and capital gifts.
Since 1989, the firm has counseled more than 100 charities -- with operating budgets ranging from $50,000 to $2.5 billion -- throughout the country and around the world.
“With giving by individuals remaining the greatest driver of nonprofit growth, the importance of understanding the capacity and interest of your individual donors and prospects continues to be critical to the success of every type of nonprofit.”
Founder and President
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September 25 - 26
12:00 - 5:00 pm EDT
Free Nonprofit Fundraising and Technology Virtual Summit
dotorgStrategy will be offering a free 2-day online summit where attendees can learn from fundraising experts on everything that has to do with fundraising in the digital era. The summit will feature 10 in-depth webinar sessions, and audience members will receive a digital bundle of templates, workbooks, guides, and more. Click here to secure your free ticket to the summit!
Thursday, October 3, 2019
5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Manhattanville Campus Columbia University School of Professional Studies
One in Ten: The Crucial Nonprofit Workforce in America,
its Pipeline and its Future
We welcome renowned expert on national service and nonprofit policy Shirley Sagawa for an evening addressing the critical role of and challenges for the nonprofit workforce in our communities and civil society, its continuing professionalization and need for pipeline development, and implications for policy as an often invisible, albeit crucial, workforce demographic.
To attend the live webcast, click here.
Please RSVP by Sunday, September 29th, 2019
Thursday, October 17, 2019
New York Hilton, Midtown
The 74th annual Alfred E. Smith Foundation Dinner
Named after the first Roman Catholic presidential candidate, the dinner raises funds to support the neediest children in the New York area, regardless of race, creed, or color. Each year, luminous guest speakers have stepped from the world stage to honor and entertain audiences with their light humor and political savvy. The event is also aired live around the country and the world.
Wednesday, November 6th, 2019
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
National Philanthropy Day
Join the Association of Fundraising Professionals for an evening celebrating inspiring leaders and nonprofit trailblazers in New York and throughout the world, and the power of inspirational stories to motivate generosity.
With nearly 2,000 attendees Fundraising Day 2019 is A Success!
Research Track Co-Chairs George Hartman and Poonam Prasad want to send a big THANK YOU to all of our attendees!
Research Track speaker handouts are available on the FRDNY website.
Also check out this article about Sree Sreenivasan’s session written by The NonProfit Times.
The widely-requested Recording:
Charitable giving in the United States has been on the decline since the 2008 economic crisis. Though giving in dollars is increasing, the number of Americans that donate and volunteer is dropping at a significant rate. Want to learn more? Check out the Morning and Afternoon session live-streamed recordings of the the Panel Discussion at The Foundation Center The Future of Philanthropy: Thriving in a World of Change.
Breaking News from Sinop Kale Excavations:
Exciting developments in the last few months have brought Sinop Kale Excavations several steps closer to uncovering the magnificent center of the Classical city of Sinope on the Black Sea coast of north central Turkey. Check out the project's Facebook page here for more information!
PCR uses its expertise in research and strategy development from crafting solicitation strategies to maximize ask levels and identify the best people to make the approach to setting up and building major gift programs, capital and special campaigns, and design and implement fund-raising programs for new nonprofits.
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PCR was hired to conduct an audit of the development department’s research operations to assess its readiness to support fundraising efforts for an upcoming capital campaign.
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