Welcome to MCF’s new multimedia learning hub! Now you can learn about Minnesota philanthropy at the time and place most convenient for you.
Our webinars feature topics for grantmakers and grantseekers. Check out our initial offerings and watch for more programs to be added throughout the year.
2013 Minnesota Grantmaking Outlook Webinar
A virtual overview of giving trends and grantmakers’ outlook for the coming year, and a look how policy priorities at the state and federal level will impact the nonprofit and philanthropic sectors.
Techniques for Excellent Writing
In this 60-minute excerpt from MCF's Effective Grantmaking Series workshop with Stephen Wilbers, take a 15 point writing skills assessment, and learn the five elements of effective writing and five great tips for editing a document.
Bold Steps Toward Funding Equity
In this free members-only resource, three Minnesota grantmakers share their internal processes for selecting and concentrating resources on equity issues, and offer insights on how others can do the same.
Legal Basics for Community Foundations
Looking for legal guidance on managing endowments and donor-advised funds? Dive into these topics and more with J. Hazen Graves, partner, Faegre Baker Daniels.
Legal Basics for Corporate Grantmakers
Get the scoop on best practices for corporations when it comes to self-dealing, sponsorships, giving programs and more. With Gina M. Kastel, partner, Faegre Baker Daniels.
Legal Basics for Private Foundations
Cover the legal basics of endowment funds, family travel expenses, director and officer liability and other topics of interest to private foundations. With Claire Harkrider Topp, partner, Dorsey & Whitney.
Orders are fulfilled through PayPal. Upon purchase you will be emailed a link where you can download your video. Video is delivered in the .mov format — for best results, use QuickTime.