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January 2019


Running for Office: A Primer for Nonprofit Leaders

Nonprofit VOTE
Jan 11, 2019 2-3 p.m. | Online | Community
Nonprofits play a key role in democracy building through voter engagement efforts, ensuring the people they serve are registered to vote and educated on the issues and races on the ballot. But nonprofit staff, leaders, and board members don't need to sit on the sidelines of governance. Individuals working with nonprofits can and should consider running for office.

On January 31st Nonprofit VOTE is bringing in speakers from Vote Run Lead and Run for Office for a webinar focused on how to pipeline leaders of the nonprofit sector who are ready to run for office. They'll explain how the campaign process should go for 501c3 workers as well as what nonpartisan programs are available to assist and develop emerging candidates and propel them to success.

OAC presents Make Your Marketing More Accessible

Ohio Arts Council
Jan 17, 2019 2 p.m. | Webinar | Build Your Business
Your marketing connects you with the community. Traditional and digital marketing are how people learn about your opportunities, engage with your organization, and understand your public value. Naturally, you want as many people as possible to understand your message.

This webinar will share strategies to make your marketing strategies accessible to people with all kinds of dis/abilities. From universal design to digital documents to expanding the Twitter character limit, small tweaks can make a big difference in helping people see, hear, and interact with your marketing content. Register today for this presentation led by Erin J. Hoppe, executive director of VSA Ohio!

At Its Very Best screens at Third Fridays

Arts Cleveland
Jan 18, 2019 6 - 9 p.m. | CAN Journal offices at 78th Street Studios | Community
"At Its Very Best" will make its second debut at Third Fridays in January at the CAN Journal office on the 2nd floor.

Cultural Planning Made Simple: Lessons from the Cleveland Playbook

Americans for the Arts: Arts U
Jan 24, 2019 3 p.m. EST | Arts U Webinar | Community
Cultural planning is a great tool for bringing a diverse array of stakeholders into alignment around arts and culture priorities. Well-constructed processes that are community- and data-driven can yield impressive long-term results that foster the health and vitality of your community’s arts and cultural assets and create opportunity for broader community development. Join Arts Cleveland staff as they discuss their new resource to the field, Elevating the Influence of Arts and Culture: A Cleveland Playbook, which documents their cultural plan journey, including how they engaged community members and elected officials, built strategic partnerships, and their frustrations and triumphs along the way.