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Live Chat Replay: Decoding the COVID-19 Stimulus Package

Did you miss our live chat Wednesday, going over the COVID-19 Stimulus Package? Our CEO Jim McCarthy chatted with Sibi Thomas, a Partner in the Nonprofit, Government & Healthcare Group at Marks Paneth LLP and an expert in accounting, auditing, tax and consulting experience in the nonprofit industry.  You can catch the replay to learn:  How independent contractors and small nonprofits can use the programs. Why applying at more than one bank may be a good idea.  What the limitations …

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Live Chat — Decoding the COVID-19 Stimulus Package With Sibi Thomas

Please join us for a live chat about how your organization can make use of the CARES Act with Sibi Thomas, a Partner in the Nonprofit, Government & Healthcare Group at Marks Paneth LLP, and our CEO Jim McCarthy on Wednesday, April 15 at 4:00pm Eastern/1:00pm Pacific.  An expert in accounting, auditing, tax and consulting experience in the nonprofit industry, Thomas will provide an overview of the CARES Act and what applies to small businesses and the live entertainment industry. …

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“The worst times are the best times to think of arts and culture.”

If you missed it, Jim welcomed BAM President Emerita Karen Brooks Hopkins for a live chat about “Fundraising During a Crisis.” With more than 30 years in the fundraising field, Karen shared expert actionable advice to help organizations now. Catch the replay to see: How to work with your board and top donors to come out of this stronger than ever. Why you need to be using this data resource: https://culturaldata.org/. A clever way to engage with donors online (it involves cocktails). And, yes, she …

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Live Chat — Raising Donations in a Crisis on April 8

Please join us this Wednesday, April 8, at 4pm EDT/1pm PDT for a live chat with Karen Brooks Hopkins and our CEO Jim McCarthy. Karen Brooks Hopkins, Brooklyn Academy of Music President Emerita, has more than 30 years of experience in fundraising and is the author of Successful Fundraising for Arts & Cultural Organizations. She served as President of the Brooklyn Academy of Music from 1999 until her retirement in 2015 and was an employee of the institution since 1979. Hopkins served as the chair …

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Live Chat With Lynda Carter (TV’s Wonder Woman) — Ask Her Anything!

Actor-singer Lynda Carter will sit down for a Coffee With Goldstar chat on Wednesday, March 16 at 3:00pm EST/Noon PST. You can ask Carter anything. The Coffee With Goldstar chat will last 30 minutes. To join, just go to Coffee With Goldstar on YouTube. (Register for free on the page to submit questions.) Four decades after becoming a worldwide sensation as TV’s Wonder Woman, Lynda Carter’s name is still synonymous with that iconic role — a role she loved playing. But it’s …

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Join Us Today! Live Video Chat With Actor, Pianist and Playwright Hershey Felder

Actor, pianist and playwright Hershey Felder­, star of Hershey Felder as Irving Berlin, will be available to answer questions online in real time today at 3:00pm ET/Noon PT in the latest installment of “Coffee With Goldstar.” He’ll be chatting live from Mountain View, Calif., where his show is currently running. “Whether it’s on mobile or desktop, anyone with access to the internet can simply join in the fun and ask Hershey Felder anything they want,” says Goldstar CEO Jim McCarthy. …

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Join Us! Live Video Chat With George Takei of Star Trek and Broadway’s Allegiance

On December 3 at 3:00pm, you can ask George Takei anything in the first “Coffee With Goldstar” live video chat. Click here to join the chat! And read more about Takei’s new musical Allegiance below: Tony Award winner Lea Salonga (Miss Saigon, Aladdin, Mulan) makes her highly anticipated Broadway return alongside TV star and social media icon George Takei (Star Trek, Heroes) and Telly Leung (Godspell, Glee) in the new musical Allegiance. Inspired by Takei’s true-life experience, Allegiance is the …

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Come Chat With Jim on Twitter: Customer Service as Powerful Sales Tool

Are you interested in increasing your revenue? Building a bigger audience? On September 25 at noon ET, Jim @goldstarjim will be leading a chat on Twitter about customer service and its effect on revenue. To join the conversation, go to Twitter and search #auddev (that’s “audience development”). The conversation will be moderated by Shoshana Fanizza of Audience Development Specialists @AudienceDevSpec. The chat will run one hour. We’d love to see your questions and comments. Just use #auddev to participate. Hope …

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