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Featured Training & Networking Events

Opportunities to grow yourself & your org.

iphone CalendarTake advantage of excellent learning and networking opportunities offered by service providers in the Statewide Nonprofit Resource Directory. Some events cost a fee, but others are free!

This calendar is updated regularly. So bookmark it and check back often. Also, let event organizers know you found their event in the Statewide Nonprofit Resource Directory.

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2015│JANUARY | FEBRUARY | MARCH | APRIL | MAY | JUNE | JULY | AUGUST | SEPTEMBER | OCTOBER | NOVEMBER | DECEMBER |

NOVEMBER

Gratitude and "The Happiness Advantage"
Thursday, Nov. 20, 12:00 pm to 1:30 pm
Bridge Collins, Bellingham
Presented by Whatcom Council of Nonprofits
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/1mqGwAH.

Transform your Technology Landscape
Thursday, Nov. 20, 1:30 pm to 4:30 pm
HopeSparks, Tacoma
Presented by 501 Commons
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/1uDqsj1.

The Role of Effective Board Committees on Nonprofit Governance
Monday, Nov. 24, 9 am to 1 pm
DLA Piper, Columbia Tower, Seattle
Presented by Wayfind
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/1uwetVI.

More November and other 2014 events will be posted as we learn about them. Check back, please.

DECEMBER

The Pathway to Endowment: Learnings from Around the Region
Tuesday, Dec. 2, 10 am to 11 am
Online 
Presented by Collins Group
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/1AIKigA.

Finance Unlocked for Nonprofits (FUN): How to Elevate Finance Knowledge and Practice on Your Board
Tuesday, Dec. 2, noon to 1 pm
Online
Presented by Washington Nonprofits
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/1xO1G15.

Digging Into Program Data: A Three-Part Toolkit
Wednesday, Dec. 3, 10 am to 11:30 am
Online
Presented in partnership with 501 Commons and Washington Nonprofits
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/XSDsF1.

Global Washington's 6th Annual Conference
Wednesday, Dec. 3, 7:30 am to 5:30 pm
Bell Harbor Conference Center, Seattle
Presented by Global Washington
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/1DIzjTn.

Salesforce Essentials - Training for Nonprofit Organizations
Thursday, Dec. 4, 9 am to 12 pm
Bethaday Community Learning Space, Seattle
Presented by 501 Commons
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/1vNZA0j.

Prospect Research: Finding Donors Hiding in Plain Sight
Thursday, Dec. 4, 4 pm
Webinar
Presented by Little Green Light
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/1F8NgsG.

Explaining U.S. Immigration Policy: Featuring Sonia Nazario
Thursday, Dec. 4, 7 pm
Piggott Auditorium - Seattle University, Seattle
Presented by Global Washington and others
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/1qXryBm.

South Sound PSGA's Fourth Annual Funders Forum
Friday, Dec. 5, 8 am to 11:30 am
University of Puget Sound - Wheelock Student Center, Tacoma 
Presented by Puget Sound Grantwriters Association
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/1jOKFtC.

Facilitating Group Dynamics & Decision-Making for Boards and EDs
Tuesday, Dec. 9, 8:30 am to 11:30 am 
The 2100 Building, Seattle
Presented by United Way of King County
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/1yKvRZg.

Everyone At This Non-Profit Got a 30% Raise in One Year - What They Did And How You Can Do It Too
Tuesday, Dec. 9, 9 am to 11 am
Impact HUB, Seattle
Presented by Altruist Partners and 501 Commons
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/1wR7nZP.

Trauma Exposure & Compassion Fatigue: Building Resilience & Self-Care
Wednesday, Dec. 10, 9 am to 4:30 am
The 2100 Building, Seattle
Presented by Non-Profit Staff Development Coalition (NPSDC) Workshop
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/1say8Zh.

Best Practices in Raising Money for Your Organization
Wednesday, Dec. 10, 1 pm to 5 pm
Grays Harbor College, Aberdeen
Presented by Washington Nonprofits
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/1xO3qr9.

The Changing World of Philanthropy: Lessons from Professional Achievement Award Winners
Wednesday, Dec. 10, 5:30 pm
Hearing Speech and Deafness Center, Seattle
Presented by Northwest Development Officers Association
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/11k6cYh.

How to Use Inspiring Stories to Steward Donors
Thursday, Dec. 11, noon to 1 pm
Online
Presented by Washington Nonprofits
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/1v5aP37.

Succession Planning for Nonprofit Organizations
Thursday, Dec. 11, 1 pm to 4 pm
American Red Cross, Seattle
Presented by Third Sector Company
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/QXswlV.

King County ED Forum
Friday, Dec. 12, 8:30 am to 10:30 am
Pacific Tower, Seattle
Presented by 501 Commons in partnership with Global Washington and sponsored by Beneficial State Bank.
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/1yYSoki.

Board Chairs Academy - The Science of Board Development
Friday, Dec. 12, 8:30 am to 12 pm
The Arc of King County, Seattle
Presented by Third Sector Company
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/1mlP112.

More December and other 2014 events will be posted as we learn about them. Check back, please.

JANUARY

Board Chairs Academy - Board Involvement in Fundraising
Friday, Jan. 9, 8:30 am to 12 pm
The Arc of King County, Seattle
Presented by Third Sector Company
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/1mlP112.

Leadership Agility: Understanding, Managing and Leading Change
Friday, Jan. 9, 9 am to 4:30 pm
The 2100 Building, Seattle
Presented by Non-Profit Staff Development Coalition Project (NPSDC) at the Center for Learning Connections
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/1FjEUQN.

2015 NDOA Winter Conference
Wednesday, Jan. 21, Save the Date
Washington State Convention Center
Presented by Northwest Development Officers Association
Stay tuned for more information.

Shake Up Your Meeting Style
Thursday, Jan. 22, 12:00 pm to 1:30 pm
Bridge Collins, Bellingham
Presented by Whatcom Council of Nonprofits
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/1mqGwAH.

Boards in Fire! Inspiring Leaders to Raise Money Joyfully
Tuesday, Jan. 27, 8:30 am to 11:30 am
The 2100 Building, Seattle
Presetned by United Way of King County
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/1AIIfJx.

More January and other 2015 events will be posted as we learn about them. Check back, please.

FEBRUARY

Speed Reading Financial Statements: Efficient Review Practices for Board Members
Tuesday, Feb. 3, 8:30 am to noon
The 2100 Building
Presented by United Way of King County
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/149vkmc.

Board Chairs Academy - Essential Elements of Succession Planning
Friday, Feb. 13, 8:30 am to 12 pm
The Arc of King County, Seattle
Presented by Third Sector Company
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/1mlP112.

Creative Conflict Resolution
Thursday, Feb. 26, 12:00 pm to 1:30 pm
Whatcom Center for Philanthropy, Bellingham
Presented by Whatcom Council of Nonprofits
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/1mqGwAH.

More February and other 2015 events will be posted as we learn about them. Check back, please.

MARCH

Board Chairs Academy - CEO Performance Planning and Review
Friday, Mar. 13, 8:30 am to 12 pm
The Arc of King County, Seattle
Presented by Third Sector Company
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/1mlP112.

More March and other 2015 events will be posted as we learn about them. Check back, please.

APRIL

Board Chairs Academy - The Strategic Board of Directors
Friday, Apr. 10, 8:30 am to 12 pm
The Arc of King County, Seattle
Presented by Third Sector Company
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/1mlP112.

More April and other 2015 events will be posted as we learn about them. Check back, please.

MAY

More May and other 2015 events will be posted as we learn about them. Check back, please.

JUNE

More June and other 2015 events will be posted as we learn about them. Check back, please.

JULY

More July and other 2015 events will be posted as we learn about them. Check back, please.

AUGUST

More August and other 2015 events will be posted as we learn about them. Check back, please.

SEPTEMBER

More September and other 2015 events will be posted as we learn about them. Check back, please.

OCTOBER

More October and other 2015 events will be posted as we learn about them. Check back, please.

NOVEMBER

More November and other 2015 events will be posted as we learn about them. Check back, please.

DECEMBER

More December and other 2015 events will be posted as we learn about them. Check back, please.

Other Events for Nonprofits

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The King County Library System's Nonprofit & Philanthropy Resource Center also provides a calendar of nonprofit events.

Promoting Your Events

Nonprofit specialists listed in the Resource Directory are invited to promote their events here. Email details of your upcoming events – events geared for WA State nonprofits – to matt@501commons.org.