New Handbook for Investor Campaigns for Oregon Main Street

We are very excited to be working with old friend and client, Sheri Stuart, State Coordinator of Oregon Main Street, to revise and expand a handbook she created about membership fundraising campaigns for Main Street organizations. Sheri first created this guide for her managers in 2013, because Main Street organizations need to develop a robust fundraising plan to build and sustain themselves with a diverse group of supporters. One of the most important aspects of this plan is a donor...

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New Handbook for Investor Campaigns for Oregon Main Street

We are very excited to be working with old friend and client, Sheri Stuart, State Coordinator of Oregon Main Street, to revise and expand a handbook she created about membership fundraising campaigns for Main Street organizations. Sheri first created this guide for her managers in 2013, because Main Street organizations need to develop a robust fundraising plan to build and sustain themselves with a diverse group of supporters. One of the most important aspects of this plan is a donor campaign,...

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35 Workshops and training opportunities available

Each year Heritage Consulting Inc. creates a listing of all the training topics we offer to historic sites and preservation and heritage organizations. This year we are offering 35 different training workshops specifically designed for historical societies, preservation organizations, historic house museums, and others in the public history field. Look at our listings - perhaps there is some training opportunity you would like to offer for your board, staff, or volunteers this year. Heritage...

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Year End Appeal Webinar September 5th

The Wisconsin Historical Society has been providing Local History Webinars, a series of weekly free webinars for several years on a variety of history-related topics and we are delighted that they have reached out to us to provide several topics in the coming months. All the Local History Webinars are FREE and open to anyone interested in local history and the tools needed to collect, preserve, and share your stories. On September 5th, we will be presenting a 45-minute webinar on Why...

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4.5 hours of Fundraising Instruction

We completed recording three 90-minute webinars this summer, on  Funding Revitalization Programs for the Main Street America Institute of the National Main Street Center. Part of a new series of online courses that take a deep dive into a specific topic, the course is being promoted as follows: “An essential piece of building a successful Main Street program or neighborhood commercial district entity is a robust, sustainable funding structure. From developing your prospects to...

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