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Featured Training & Networking Events

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

MARCH

Finance Unlocked for Nonprofits (FUN)
Friday, Mar. 27, 1 pm to 4 pm
Mason County PUD #3, Shelton
Presented by Washington Nonprofits
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/1wKTR97.

The Legal Considerations You Need to Know When Putting on a Special Event
Monday, Mar. 30, 9 am to 1 pm
DLA Piper, Seattle
Presented by Wayfind
For more information and to register, visit http://goo.gl/iMkHl.

OMB Update - Procurement: Understanding Federal Requirements for Purchasing Goods and Services
Tuesday, Mar. 31, 10 am to 11 am
Online
Presented by Washington Nonprofits and others
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/1xLbisu.

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

APRIL

Social Media Jumpstart: Building Long-Term Social Media Success
Wednesday, Apr. 1, 10 am to 11:30 am
Online
Presented in partnership by Idealware, Washington Nonprofits, 501 Commons, and Nonprofit Network Southwest Washington
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/1EGeslQ.

Arts Business Clinic
Wednesday, Apr. 1, 6 pm to 8 pm
Impact Hub, Seattle
Presented by Shunpike
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/1yk102K.

The Bridge 201
Wednesday, Apr. 1, 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm
Hearing, Speech & Deafness Center, Seattle
Presented by Seattle Works
For more information and to register, visit http://www.seattleworks.org/bridge201.

MOUs and Community Partnerships (South King County Only)
Thursday, Apr. 2, 5:30 pm to 8:30 pm
Green River Community College, Kent
Presented by Wayfind
Stay tuned for more information.

It's Your Turn: The Role of the Board Chair
Tuesday, Apr. 7, 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/1y5nKqb.

Racism and Self Care
Thursday, Apr. 9, 3 pm to 5 pm
Wellspring Family Services, Seattle
Presented by Non-Profit Anti-Racism Coalition
For more information and to register, visit https://www.facebook.com/NPARCSeattle.

Board Chairs Academy - The Strategic Board of Directors
Friday, Apr. 10, 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/1mlP112.

PSGA South Sound Meeting
Wednesday, Apr. 15, 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.

The Legal Ins and Outs of Private Foundations
Wednesday, Apr. 22, 9 am to noon
The 2100 Building, Seattle
Presented by Wayfind
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/1wcnE9g.

Essentials of Effective Volunteer Resources Management 101
Thursday, Apr. 23, 9 am to 4:30 pm
The 2100 Building, Seattle
Presented by United Way of King County
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/1IxcowC.

501 Talks Tech: Storytelling using Data
Thursday, Apr. 23, noon to 1:30 pm
Pacific Tower, Seattle
Presented by 501 Commons
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/1OQOL6q.

Operations Day 2015
Friday, Apr. 24, 8:30 am to 4:30 pm
Heathman Lodge, Vancouver
Presented by Nonprofit Network Southwest Washington, 501 Commons, and others
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/1CUXoZ3.

OMB Update - Staff Time and Effort - What Difference Does the Super Circular Make?
Tuesday, Apr. 28, 10 am to 11 am
Online
Presented by Washington Nonprofits and others
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/1FbgbSg.

Techtacular - STEMpunk
Wednesday, Apr. 29, 5:30 - 8:30 pm
Pacific Tower, Seattle
Presented by 501 Commons
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/1EqDtji.

Does Your Board Really Understand Fundraising Success? How to Define, Measure and Achieve it
Thursday, Apr. 30, 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/1ImumSC.

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

MAY

The Bridge
Saturday, May 2, 9 am to 5 pm
Location TBD, Seattle
Presented by Seattle Works
For more information and to register, visit http://www.seattleworks.org/bridge.

Social Purpose Corps, Nonprofit, or For-Profit - Which one is best for my situation?
Tuesday, May 5, noon to 2 pm
Impact Hub, Seattle
Presented by Wayfind
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/1Hhu0LH.

Arts Business Clinic
Wednesday, May 6, 6 pm to 8 pm
Impact Hub, Seattle
Presented by Shunpike
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/17I9gkz.

Funders Forum
Friday, May 8, 7:30 am to 10:45 am
Doubletree Suites, Tukwila
Presented by Puget Sound Grantwriters Association
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/1GUJmFL.

2015 Washington State Nonprofit Conference
Tuesday, May 12 - Pre-conference Tracks
Wednesday, May 13 - Conference
Meydenbauer Center, Bellevue
Presented by Washington Nonprofits with the support of others 
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/14AVqy4.

Serving Your Community Without Being Served a Summons: Governance Responsibilities of Not-for-Profit Boards
Thursday, May 14, 9 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/1GLRPLn.

Succession Planning for Nonprofit Organizations
Saturday, May 16, 8:30 am to 11:30 am
Location TBD
Presented by Third Sector Company
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/1EyQCpT.

The Ethics of Serving Nonprofits
Wednesday, May 20, 12 pm to 2 pm
Spokane, WA
Presented by Wayfind
Stay tuned for more information.

Facilitating Group Dynamics & Decision - Making for Boards and EDs
Thursday, May 21, 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/1CRvXAJ.

Engaging the Board in your Major Giving Program
Thursday, May 21, 11:30 am to 1:30 pm
Bellingham Golf & Country Club, Bellingham
Presented by Whatcom Council of Nonprofits, The Alford Group, and others
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/1mqGwAH.

PSGA Seattle Meeting
Wednesday, May 27, 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.

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

JUNE

Arts Business Clinic
Wednesday, Jun. 3, 6 pm to 8 pm
Impact Hub, Seattle
Presented by Shunpike
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/1DG9hmb.

Financial Oversight for Board Members: Internal Controls, Monitoring and a bit of taxes beyond the 990
Tuesday, Jun. 9, 8:30 am to 11:30 am
Location TBD
Presented by United Way of King County
More details coming soon.

King County ED Forum
Friday, Jun. 12, 8:30 am to 11 pm
Pacific Tower, Seattle 
Presented by 501 Commons
More details coming soon.

PSGA South Sound Meeting
Wednesday, Jun. 17, 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.

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

JULY

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

PSGA Seattle Meeting
Wednesday, Jul. 22, 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.

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

AUGUST

Succession Planning for Nonprofit Organizations
Thursday, Aug. 13, 5 pm to 8 pm
Location TBD
Presented by Third Sector Company
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/1EyQCpT.

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.

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.

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

PSGA Seattle Meeting
Wednesday, Sept. 23, 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.

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

OCTOBER

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/1EyQCpT.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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/1EyQCpT.

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

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

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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.