Events, Fundraising & Partnerships
COVID-19 Event Guidelines for Chapters
During the COVID-19 outbreak, it is important that we follow the guidelines of our local authorities, which may mean making changes to our regular chapter activities to stay safe. Here is a helpful guide with UNA-USA’s recommendations.
Webisode Series: Guide to Guest Speakers
Watch the Guide to Guest Speakers, a four-part webisode series that will teach you how to enhance your next chapter event with a guest speaker.
Event Planning 101
Not sure where to start in planning your chapter’s next event? No worries! We’ve got you covered with this helpful guide.
Host an SDG Project Pitch Competition
Want to help empower the leaders in your chapter by addressing one (or more!) of the 17 United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) but not sure how to get started? This step-by-step guide is designed to help you host an SDG Project Pitch competition.
Guide to Hosting a March
One of the most effective ways to advocate around a certain issue is to host a march. From helpful tips to reviewing local legal procedures, our guide will walk you through the planning process!
Guide to Creative Virtual Events
Read the Guide to Creative Virtual Events, a toolkit that will inspire you to take advantage of virtual programming as you learn new ideas and best practices.
Webinar: UN Day Planning
The United Nations has declared climate change the defining issue of our time. That’s why our theme for UN Day 2019 is “Our Planet. Our Future.” This webinar features best practices for planning a successful UN Day event – from the planning and promotion process, to event implementation, to turning event attendees into chapter members. Make this UN Day celebration the best your chapter has seen in years!
SDG Volunteer Guide
We’ve created a go-to volunteer guide with creative ideas for events focused on each of the Sustainable Development Goals. Check it out!
How to Host a Free Event
This helpful guide will inform you on how to plan, organize, and implement a free event for your chapter.
Webinar: Advancing SDG 17
SDG 17 is “Partnerships for the Goals”. Hosted by UNA-USA’s Partnerships and Collaborations Committee, this webinar explores the value of creative, strategic partnerships with like-minded organizations. Are you interested in forming partnerships in your community but don’t know where to begin? This webinar is the perfect place to start.
Partner Vetting Procedure
This document should be used as a framework to assist UNA-USA chapters in vetting potential partners across relevant risk, value, and cost dimensions.
Partner Vetting Process Guide
This document helps UNA-USA members and chapters make informed decisions on prospective and potential partnerships.
Fundraising on a $0 Budget
It’s still possible to host fundraising events without a large budget. Download our guide for some helpful tips and ideas!
Fundraising and Grants
Learn how to reach donors, find new partners to support your mission, and stand out when applying for a grant. Everything you need to know about raising funds for your chapter is in this guide.