Morrie Warshawski is a consultant, facilitator and writer who has spent 30 years specializing in the nonprofit sector. His work is characterized by a commitment to the core values of creativity, thoughtfulness, tolerance and transparency. Warshawski works with nonprofits that are having difficulty achieving their goals. He helps them reach their dreams through strategic planning
Long Range Strategic Planning-Design and
Implementation of the Planning Process
Facilitation of Meetings and Retreats
Research and Writing
Consulting on all Aspects of Nonprofit
Administration (board development, staff training,
grantsmanship, foundation relations)
Warshawski's clients represent an eclectic mix of agencies large and small, throughout the US. Recent assignments have come from: Habitat for Humanity San Francisco, President's Commission on the Arts and Humanities, Sacramento Metropolitan Arts Commission, The National Endowment for the Arts, National Assembly
of State Arts Agencies, Mississippi Arts Commission (for complete listing see RESUMÉ/CLIENTS page).
His writing/editing credits include: A STATE ARTS AGENCY PLANNING TOOLKIT (National Assembly of State Arts Agencies); creation of LESSONS LEARNED: A PLANNING TOOLSITE for the National Endowment for the Arts;
SHAKING THE MONEY TREE: HOW TO GET GRANTS AND DONATIONS FOR FILM AND VIDEO, and THE FUNDRAISING HOUSEPARTY; and articles in a number of publications (Grantmakers in the Arts Newsletter, San Francisco Examiner, Foundation News and many others).
here to listen to "How to Throw a Fundraising House Party" -a segment
by Morrie Warshawski that first appeared on NPR's Marketplace Radio.
Morrie's interview on Blog Talk Radio, May 5, 2009 http://www.blogtalkradio.com/beyondexp
Listen in on two NAMAC telesalon's hosted by Morrie about
"Breaking Through Assumptions about Boards" and "Strengthening the Board Chair/ED
Relationship" available for your listening pleasure at:
SHAKING THE MONEY TREE: The Art of Getting Grants and Donations for Film and Video Projects - 3rd Edition - now ON SALE!. This 3rd edition- completely rewritten, with a foreword by Barbara Kopple and sidebars by 15 experts in the field, has just been published. Order now and get a 25% discount off the cover price of $26.96! You can use your credit card at Paypal or, send check or money order for just $20.21, plus $4 postage = $24.21 to: Morrie Warshawski, 1480 Cedar Avenue, Napa, CA 94559. INTERNATIONAL ORDERS, please contact me first for a quote on your postage rate - $4 is for domestic orders only.
Read a review of SHAKING... at Charity Channel http://charitychannel.com/charitychannel-press/we-review-book-reviews/article/1499/shaking-the-money-tree-the-art-of-getting-grants-and-donations-for-film-and-vid
EXPANDED VERSION OF "THE FUNDRAISING HOUSEPARTY: HOW TO PARTY WITH A PURPOSE AND RAISE MONEY FOR YOUR CAUSE - 2nd Edition" available NOW!
You can order your signed copies now.
Use Paypal, or send $19.95 per copy plus postage ($4 first copy, $1 each additional copy) to: Morrie Warshawski, 1480 Cedar Avenue, Napa, CA 94559).
Read a recent review of THE FUNDRAISING HOUSEPARTY at Step by Step Fundraising: http://stepbystepfundraising.com/fundraising-houseparty/