OSWEGO, NY â€“ Representatives from charitable organizations throughout Oswego County recently attended an informational forum regarding fundraising by charities.
Hosted by the SUNY Oswego Office of Business and Community Relations and the United Way of Greater Oswego County, the seminar addressed a number of pertinent topics including:
- Legal Requirements
- What to know before Hiring a Fundraiser
- Negotiating the Contract
- Monitoring the Campaign
- After the Campaign Ends
In addition, attendees were introduced to a number of other state and federal resources regarding guidelines and information on fundraising.
The forum was the first in a series that will be presented by the SUNY Oswego Office of Business and Community Relations and the United Way of Greater Oswego County.
The next forum will be held Sept. 15 at 10 a.m. at SUNY Oswegoâ€™s Phoenix Extension.
The focus of the forum will be Mergers and Property Transactions by Charities and will address topics such as the role of attorney general, transactions requiring attorney general review, cindering a transaction, preparing for a transaction, preparing filings for the court, and review by the attorney generalâ€™s office.
For more information or to register, call 593-1900, ext. 201.