Workshop Series: Master Classes for Nonprofit Leaders
Master Classes are designed to give you the tools you need to implement what you learn.
March 19, 2019
Developing a Communications Strategy
Communication for nonprofit organizations is essential. Organizations can not depend on an informal, haphazard approach to communicating with donors, volunteers or clients. Learn about tools and strategies to stay connected and to ensure the public is hearing the messages you want them to hear, messages that define you and your work. We will discuss the role of a communications strategy, the tools to communicate effectively and how to measure the return on your investment. By communicating just the right message at just the right time, you can have engagement from just the right people to ensure organizational sustainability.
April 30, 2019
Peak Performance for the Board of Directors
Every organizational leader wants a board that is performing optimally. However, what defines optimal or peak performance varies from organization to organization. Learn how to help the board of directors function at a higher level to take the organization higher. We will discuss helping boards fulfill their roles and move toward a governing board. Participants will leave with clear strategies to implement immediately for a peak performing board of directors.
September 10, 2019
Fundraising Essentials from
A to Z
All organizations need money to fulfill their mission. Unfortunately, financial issues often plague nonprofits. As a result, it may seem that their mission is really one of raising money. Join us as we discuss fundraising basics and essentials to reach our ideal donors and keep them. End the year financially strong and begin 2020 with a fundraising plan that enables you to have the budget to fulfill your mission. Fundraising doesn’t have to be uncomfortable or slimy. Learn the strategies you need to know to have donors who are excited about the work you are doing.
October 22, 2019
Can Sustainability be a Reality?
Everyone talks about nonprofit sustainability but no one really believes it. While money is one key to sustainability, there are others. Sustainable organizations are strong and vibrant and living out their mission. Does your organization have a sustainability plan in place? We will discuss the steps you can take to help your organization become stronger and more sustainable. Participants will leave with an action plan for sustainability.