A series of professional development workshops for individuals, artists and NFP organizations. All workshops take place at 7-8:30 PM at the Main Street Gallery, 213 Main Street, Huntington NY 11743. The Huntington Arts Council reserves the right to reschedule or cancel programs.
Registration: click here
$10 members and NYSCA DEC grant applicants
$20 ‘at the door’ for everyone
Demystifying a Grant Budget
MARCH 8— with Patrice Frank, Philanthropic Advisor and Development Professional for more than 30 years.
Understand how a budget should support your grant. Learn when a budget needs to tell a part of the grant story.
Turning New Contacts into Clients for Life
MARCH 22— with Adam Lenter, Founder/Executive Director Nonprofit Data Solutions
Business is all about building relationships. These relationships need to be strategically managed. Learn strategies for identifying and gathering useful information about your clients. Discover how to use that information to build lasting relationships with patrons or clients. Register here.
Strategic Communications Planning Can Help Drive Your Success
APRIL 5— with Michael Kornfeld, president of both the Folk Music Society of Huntington and the Northeast Regional Folk Alliance (NERFA) board of directors
A sound communications plan, like a good business plan, provides you with a roadmap for where you want to go. It outlines the steps you need to take and the resources you need to get there –including communications vehicles — and provides opportunities for tune-ups along the way. Register here.
Strategies for Social Media Storytelling
APRIL 19— with Kevin Ryan, the principal and lead consultant at KSRyan Group
Effective storytelling is essential in social media, but many organizations struggle to create content that inspires fans and grows their audience. Learn where to look for stories that will bring your social media to life. Register here.
“Get with the Program(s)” is made possible by the New York State Council on the Arts
with the support of Andrew Cuomo and the New York State Legislature.