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FOUNDATION CENTER WEST: The Sustainable Non-Profit: What Does it Really Cost to Achieve Impact?

February 7, 2017 @ 9:00 AM12:00 PM PST



This interactive and engaging workshop will help social sector leaders understand the key pieces of financial data that are critical to making better, more informed decisions that drive organizations sustainability. Featuring real world case studies and small group work, this workshop will increase the comfort level of nonprofit leaders in reading and interpreting nonprofit financial statements and will enhance their understanding of:

  • The challenges of nonprofit finance and barriers to scale and impact;
  • How to engage in discussions about financial management challenges; and
  • Ways to improve long-term sustainability and impact.

David Greco is a nationally recognized speaker, author and consultant on creating a more sustainable and effective social sector. David is currently leading the Real Cost Project a statewide initiative in California that aims to increase the number of funders providing real cost funding.

He brings more than 25 years of experience in in driving the growth and impact of social sector organizations. In 2013, David founded Social Sector Partners to provide training and development to funders and nonprofit organizations to develop a culture of sustainability that incorporates real cost, sustainable business and revenue models, and a focus on impact.

David has spoken at national conferences such as BoardSource, Grantmakers for Effective Organizations, Independent Sector, Social Enterprise Alliance, Association of Corporate Contribution Professionals, and Exponent Philanthropy as well as numerous local and regional conferences.


February 7, 2017
9:00 AM—12:00 PM PST
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Foundation Center West
312 Sutter Street
San Francisco, 94108 United States