Increased Impact through Strategic Partnerships

(Bundle of six 45-minute webinars for $60)


In today’s interconnected world, partnerships can help your nonprofit open new avenues to amplify your impact and extend your reach.


However, forging these alliances is not without its challenges. Many nonprofits struggle with identifying the right partners, navigating the complexities of diverse collaboration models, and managing these relationships effectively to ensure mutual benefit and success.


Over six interactive sessions, GrantStation President Alice Ruhnke will cover how to create productive partnerships across various sectors so you can increase your organization’s impact. Each webinar (Which include 30 minutes of practical teaching and 15 minutes of Q&A) will provide practical insights and actionable strategies, making it a useful resource for nonprofit leaders aiming to harness the power of partnerships for greater impact and success.


Series Topics & Dates

  • April 8 – Identify and Cultivate Meaningful Partnerships
  • April 22 – Maximize Growth by Partnering with Businesses
  • May 6 – Increase Your Impact Through Nonprofit Partnerships
  • May 20 – How to Cultivate Local Government Support
  • June  3 – Unlock Partnerships With Financial Institutions
  • June 17 – Partner with Communities of Faith for Social Impact


When you purchase your bundle, you can participate live or view a recorded version of each session. All sessions run from 2-2:45 PM ET. Registrants will receive a PDF copy of the presenter’s slides and a recording of the webinar.


Presenter Alice Ruhnke

Alice Ruhnke is the President of GrantStation. Having raised over $45 million from federal, state, and private grantmakers, she knows what it takes to get funded. As a former nonprofit program coordinator and director, and the Founder of The Grant Advantage, Alice has a deep understanding of the challenges that nonprofits face. Over the last 20 years she’s worked in the trenches with hundreds of nonprofit organizations to improve their capacity to raise funds. Alice is an author and educator with a passion to share her expertise. Her insightful trainings on grant proposal writing and development, community change models, service projects, and measuring outcomes have helped over 4,000 individuals positively impact their communities.

Increased Impact through Strategic Partnerships

(Bundle of six 45-minute webinars for $60)




April 8, 2024 
Identify and Cultivate Meaningful Partnerships

Effective partnerships have a lot of advantages, including making your applications more appealing to funders. But successful partnerships rarely “just happen.” During this TargetED, you’ll learn about different collaborative models your nonprofit can engage in to increase your odds of getting funded.


April 22, 2024
Maximize Growth by Partnering With Businesses
Corporate support can enhance your funding strategy, but the varied forms it takes—from foundations and sponsorships to donations and volunteerism—pose a challenge in effectively tapping into this resource. In this session, Alice Ruhnke will offer strategies to efficiently integrate corporate donations into your organization’s funding mix.


May 6, 2024
Increase Your Impact Through Nonprofit Partnerships
Collaborating with other nonprofits—from social service agencies and educational institutions to healthcare organizations and the media—can unlock powerful synergies, broadening the scope and reach of your efforts. During this webinar, you’ll learn ways to optimize nonprofit collaborations to increase your impact.


May 20, 2024
How to Cultivate Local Government Support 
Working with local and state governments could be a win-win situation for your organization. However, partnering with any level of government can feel intimidating to nonprofit organizations, especially those without much experience. During this webinar, you’ll see the steps and resources you need to create these impactful relationships and grow your organization.


June 3, 2024
Unlock Partnerships With Financial Institutions
Community banks can open up new avenues for funding, volunteer engagement, and community outreach. During this webinar, Alice Ruhnke will help you develop, maintain, and grow relationships with your community banks.


June 17, 2024
Partner with Communities of Faith for Social Impact
In this webinar, Alice Ruhnke, President of GrantStation, and Aretha Simons, President of Multiplying Talents, will delve into the dynamic potential of partnerships between nonprofits and faith-based organizations. You’ll see the transformative power that arises when these entities unite for the betterment of society.