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Opportunities to grow yourself & your organization

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.

2015│JULY | AUGUST | SEPTEMBER | OCTOBER | NOVEMBER | DECEMBER

2016 |JANUARY| FEBRUARYMARCHAPRIL

JULY

Defining the Details for a Strong Proposal
Thursday, Jul. 30, 9 am to 10 am
Online
Presented by Washington Nonprofits, 501 Commons, the Nonprofit Network of Southwest Washingtonand Idealware
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/1J6Qb6S.

How to Grow Your WordPress Site
Thursday, July 30, 9 am to 1:30 pm
Pacific Tower, 8th floor conference room, Seattle
Presented by 501 Commons
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/1dz0mci.

Networking Happy Hour
Thursday, Jul. 30, 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Location TBD 
Presented by GlobalWA and others
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/1E03ncU.

Responsible & Accountable Governance: Policy Governance as a pathway for success
Friday, Jul. 31, 10 am to 1 pm
Pacific Tower - Panoramic Center, Seattle
Presented by 501 Commons
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/1ctZTGS.

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

AUGUST

Giving USA
Tuesday, Aug. 4, noon to 1 pm
Online
Presented by Washington Nonprofits in partnership with The Alford Group
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/1TObp0J.

Non-Apparent Disabilities
Wednesday, Aug. 5, 9 am to 4 pm
The 2100 Building, Seattle
Presented by Non-Profit Staff Development Coalition
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/1J4xhmk.

PSGA South Sound Meeting
Wednesday, Aug. 19, 11:30 am to 1:30 pm
Hilltop Regional Health Center, Seattle
Presented by Puget Sound Grantwriters Association
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/1jOKFtC.

Moving Beyond Spreadsheets to an HR Information System (HRIS)
Thursday, Aug. 20, noon to 1:30 pm
Pacific Tower, Seattle
Presented by 501 Commons
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/1O4u0C1.

Salesforce Essentials - Training for Nonprofit Organizations
Thursday, Aug. 20, 9:00 am to 12:00 pm
Pacific Tower, Seattle
Presented by 501 Commons
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/1MgjzwN

Around the World in Seattle (Film Premiere)
Thursday, Aug. 27, 5:30 pm to 7:00 pm
Wing Luke Museum, Seattle
Presented by GlobalWA and others
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/1eeUN2D.

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

SEPTEMBER

Arts Business Clinic
Wednesday, Sept. 2, 6 pm to 8 pm
Impact Hub, Seattle
Presented by Shunpike
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/1x140yd.

PSGA Seattle Meeting
Wednesday, Sept. 9, 11:30 am to 1:30 pm
Swedish Cultural Center, Seattle
Presented by Puget Sound Grantwriters Association
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/1jOKFtC.

Hive Mind #3: Cross-Pollination
Thursday, Sept. 10, 6 pm to 8 pm
Impact Hub, Seattle
Presented by Shunpike
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/1Jnp0rU.

King County ED Forum
Friday, Sept. 11, 8:30 am to 10:30 am
Pacific Tower, Seattle
Presented by 501 Commons
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/1DsViMS.

Legal Ins and Outs of Religious Organizations
Wednesday, Sept. 16, noon to 2 pm
The 2100 Building, Seattle
Presented by Wayfind
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/1LitRdc.

Succession Planning for Nonprofit Organizations
Wednesday, Sept. 16, 1 pm to 4 pm
Little Bit Therapeutic Riding Center, Redmond
Presented by Third Sector Company
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/QXswlV.

The Art of Nonprofit Leadership
Friday, Sept. 18, 8:30 am to noon
The Arc of King County, Seattle
Presented by Third Sector Company
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/1K4HCw6.

WordPress + Social Media = Engagement
Thursday, Sept. 24, noon to 1:30 pm
Pacific Tower, Seattle
Presented by 501 Commons
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/1JjgrPM.

Speed Reading Financial Statements: Efficient Review Practices for Board Members
Friday, Sept. 25, 8:30 am - noon 
The 2100 Building, Seattle
Presented by United Way of King County
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/1HU6vLZ.

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

OCTOBER

The Art of Nonprofit Leadership
Thursday, Oct. 1, 8:30 am to noon
Community Youth Services, Olympia
Presented by Third Sector Company
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/1MduDeS.

Volunteer Screening, Orientation and Placement: Using a Risk Management Lens
Thursday, Oct. 8, 8 am to 10 am
Kirkland City Hall, Kirkland
Presented by United Way of King County
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/1ALvLlW.

Golden 2015
Town Hall, Seattle
Friday, Oct. 9, 7:30 pm to 10 pm
Presented by Shunpike
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/1SoNdS4.

Succession Planning for Nonprofit Organizations
Wednesday, Oct. 14, 9 am to noon
Location TBD
Presented by Third Sector Company
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/QXswlV.

Creating and Annual Funding Plan
Thursday, Oct. 15, 11:30 am to 1:30 pm
Bellingham Golf & Country Club, Bellingham
Presented by Whatcom Council of Nonprofits
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/1mqGwAH.

Facebook Strategies for Nonprofits
Thursday, Oct. 15, noon to 1:30 pm
Pacific Tower, Seattle
Presented by 501 Commons
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/1LBMkFc.

The Science of Board Development
Friday, Oct. 16, 8:30 am to noon
The Arc of King County, Seattle
Presented by Third Sector Company
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/1K4HCw6.

PSGA South Sound Meeting
Wednesday, Oct. 21, 11:30 am to 1:30 pm
Hilltop Regional Health Center, Seattle
Presented by Puget Sound Grantwriters Association
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/1jOKFtC.

2015 PSGA Annual Conference
Thursday, Oct. 22 
Washington State Convention Center, Seattle
Presented by Puget Sound Grantwriters Association
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/1Hko8Qn.

The Science of Board Development
Thursday, Oct. 29, 8:30 am to noon
Community Youth Services, Olympia
Presented by Third Sector Company
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/1MduDeS.

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

NOVEMBER

Arts Business Clinic
Wednesday, Nov. 4, 6 pm to 8 pm
Impact Hub, Seattle
Presented by Shunpike
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/14AqgqH.

The Art of Nonprofit Leadership
Thursday, Nov. 5, 9 am to 12:30 pm
Little Bit Therapeutic Riding Center, Redmond
Presented by Third Sector Company
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/1Kb2IvL.

Nonprofit Bylaws Workshop
Thursday, Nov. 5, noon to 2 pm
Online
Presented by Wayfind
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/1H3Pbi0.

Board Involvement In Fundraising
Thursday, Nov.12, 8:30 am to noon
Community Youth Services, Olympia
Presented by Third Sector Company
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/1MduDeS.

Hive Mind #4: Buzz
Thursday, Nov. 12, 6 pm to 8 pm
Impact Hub, Seattle
Presented by Shunpike
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/1GWkPmG.

Board Involvement In Fundraising
Friday, Nov. 13, 8:30 am to noon
The Arc of King County, Seattle
Presented by Third Sector Company
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/1K4HCw6.

Fiscal Sponsorship
Thursday, Nov. 19, noon to 2 pm
Online
Presented by Wayfind
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/1I2JXXT.

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

DECEMBER

Arts Business Clinic
Wednesday, Dec. 2, 6 pm to 8 pm
Impact Hub, Seattle
Presented by Shunpike
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/17Ib1hH.

The Science of Board Development
Thursday, Dec. 3, 9 am to 12:30 pm
Little Bit Therapeutic Riding Center, Redmond
Presented by Third Sector Company
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/1Kb2IvL.

Succession Planning for Nonprofit Organizations
Tuesday, Dec. 8, 1 pm to 4 pm
Location TBD
Presented by Third Sector Company
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/QXswlV.

GlobalWA 7th Annual Conference - Disruptive Development
Thursday, Dec. 10, 8 am to 5 pm
Bell Harbor International Conference Center, Seattle
Presented by Global Washington
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/1P04WM0.

King County ED Forum
Friday, Dec. 11, 8:30 am to 11:30 pm
Pacific Tower, Seattle
Presented by 501 Commons
More details coming soon.

Essential Elements of Succession Planning
Friday, Dec. 11, 8:30 am to noon
The Arc of King County, Seattle
Presented by Third Sector Company
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/1K4HCw6.

Essential Elements of Succession Planning
Thursday, Dec. 17, 8:30 am to noon
Community Youth Services, Olympia
Presented by Third Sector Company
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/1MduDeS.

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

January 2016

Board Involvement In Fundraising
Thursday, Jan. 7, 9 am to 12:30 pm
Little Bit Therapeutic Riding Center, Redmond
Presented by Third Sector Company
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/1Kb2IvL.

Chief Executive Performance Planning & Review
Thursday, Jan. 14, 8:30 am to noon
Community Youth Services, Olympia
Presented by Third Sector Company
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/1MduDeS.

Chief Executive Performance Planning & Review
Friday, Jan. 22, 8:30 am to noon
The Arc of King County, Seattle
Presented by Third Sector Company
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/1K4HCw6.

More January and other 2016 events will be posted as we learn about them. Check back, please.

February 2016

Essential Elements of Succession Planning
Thursday, Feb. 4, 9 am to 12:30 pm
Little Bit Therapeutic Riding Center, Redmond
Presented by Third Sector Company
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/1Kb2IvL.

The Strategic Board of Directors
Thursday, Feb. 11, 8:30 am to noon
Community Youth Services, Olympia
Presented by Third Sector Company
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/1MduDeS.

The Strategic Board of Directors
Friday, Feb. 19, 8:30 am to noon
The Arc of King County, Seattle
Presented by Third Sector Company
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/1K4HCw6.

More February and other 2016 events will be posted as we learn about them. Check back, please.

March 2016

Chief Executive Performance Planning & Review
Thursday, Mar. 3, 9 am to 12:30 pm
Little Bit Therapeutic Riding Center, Redmond
Presented by Third Sector Company
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/1Kb2IvL.

More March and other 2016 events will be posted as we learn about them. Check back, please.

April 2016

The Strategic Board of Directors
Thursday, Apr. 7, 9 am to 12:30 pm
Little Bit Therapeutic Riding Center, Redmond
Presented by Third Sector Company
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/1Kb2IvL.

More April and other 2016 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.