Financial Literacy

Campaign for Working Families Free Tax Sites Now Open

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April 15, 2015
Visit one of our free tax sites! Receive an accurate refund fast and free. We provide tax preparation to families with incomes less than $53,00 and individuals with incomes less than $20,000.

From January 26 until April 15, Campaign for Working Families (CWF) will be opening free tax sites throughout the city. A total of 20 free tax sites, staffed by IRS certified community volunteers, will offer e-filing and direct deposit. In addition, these locations will provide options to purchase saving bonds and pre-paid debit cards, and screenings for public benefits.

Meet the Funders Panel Discussion: The Nonprofit Center of Lasalle University's School of Business

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January 23, 2015
An all-star panel of grantmakers with a diverse array of funders, including Barra Foundation, Lenfest Foundation, and Samuel S. Fels Fund and many more.

On Thursday, January 23, 2015 from 8:30am-10:30am, The Nonprofit Center Of Lasalle University's School of Business will hold a "Meet the Funders" Panel Discussion. Attend to hear directly from top local funders about what makes a successful request. Get tips, learn trends, concentrate your energies in the right placees and share your business card. You will hear information you won't hear anyplace else. You get direct word on what funders are thinking and what they're looking for. You get answers to all your questions.

How to Plan a Successful Fundraising Event: Part 2

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December 5, 2014
Our October session SOLD OUT! Don't miss this one!

On Friday, December 5, 2014, Coalition U will present How to Plan a Successful Fundraising Event: Part 2 from 10am-12pm. If you weren't able to attend our premier event this past October, this is your opportunity to join UAC and its panel of nonprofit event planning and fundraising experts to learn how to create, plan and execute a successful fundraiser for your organization.

Having a signature fundraising event can gross your organization significant revenue, if executed properly! Our panel of experts will discuss the following topics:

Senior Financial Smarts

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November 14, 2014
Learn how to protect yourself financially and keep more in your pocket.

On Friday, November 14,  2014 from 9:30-11:30am, the Philadelphia Senior Center will host Senior Financial Smarts, a workshop designed for senior citizens but beneficial for all ages who want to protect their finances and assets and learn more about home improvement resources.

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How to Plan a Successful Fundraising Event

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October 31, 2014
Having a signature fundraising event can gross your organization significant revenue, if execute properly!

On Friday, October 31st, Coalition U will host "How To Plan a Successful Fundraising Event" at the Bowman and Partners office located at 1600 Market Street from 10:00 am-12:00 pm. The event will cover how to create, plan and execute a successful fundraising event that can gross significant revenue for your organization.