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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.

2014│OCTOBER | NOVEMBER DECEMBER |

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

OCTOBER

2014 PSGA Annual Conference
Wednesday, Oct. 29, 7:30 am to 5 pm
Washington State Convention Center, Seattle
Presented by Puget Sound Grantwriters Association
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/1un6abS.

Set Up and Manage an AdWords Campaign!
Thursday, Oct. 30, 12 pm to 1:30 pm
The 2100 Building, Seattle
Presented by 501 Commons
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/1tLvCLw.

Creating a Roadmap for Leadership Succession - part 1
Friday, Oct. 31, 9:30 am to noon
Greenbridge Development Center, Seattle
Presented by 501 Commons
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/1icU0yn.

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

NOVEMBER

Fast-Track Strategic Planning
Monday, Nov. 3, 9:30 am to 12:00 pm
HopeSparks, Tacoma
Presented by 501 Commons
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/1psbB8C.

The Language of Impact: Using Words to Make the World a Better Place
Tuesday, Nov. 4, 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/1p30SRr.

How to Effectively Include Planned Gifts in Your Campaign
Tuesday, Nov. 4, 10 am to 11 am
Webinar
Presented by Collins Group
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/1CSww9J.

Nonprofit Legal Checklist (South King County Location)
Tuesday, Nov. 4, 11:30 am to 2 pm
Angel Lake Family Resource Center, SeaTac
Presented by Wayfind and others
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/OsP3pl.

2014 National Philanthropy Day
Wednesday, Nov. 5, Save the Date
Westin, Seattle
Presented by Northwest Development Officers Association and Association of Fundraising Professionals - Washington Chapter (AFP - WA)

Creating a Roadmap for Leadership Succession - part 2
Friday, Nov. 7, 9:30 am to noon
Greenbridge Development Center, Seattle
Presented by 501 Commons
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/1icU0yn.

Stop Chasing Pennies for Your Mission - Simple Steps You Can Take Right Now to Raise the Big Bucks for Your Non-Profit
Tuesday, Nov. 11, 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/1oqeaVe.

Nonprofit Legal Checklist
Tuesday, Nov. 12, 12 pm to 1:30 pm
Webinar
Presented by Wayfind and others
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/1vi73nW.

Broadcast Email Providers
Wednesday, Nov. 12, 12 pm to 1:30 pm
The 2100 Building, Seattle
Presented by 501 Commons
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/1DBal8m.

Nonprofit Network Annual Conference
Thursday, Nov. 13, 8 am to 4:30 pm
Hilton Conference Center, downtown Vancouver
Presented by Nonprofit Network Southwest Washington
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/1qauZbB.

Serving Your Community Without Being Served a Summons: Governance Responsibilities of Not-for-Profit Board
Thursday, Nov. 13, 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/1BGIWAT.

Executive Director Roundtable
Thursday, Nov. 13, 12 pm to 1 pm
GlobalWA Office, Seattle
Presented by Global Washington
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/1sYpw6O.

Board Chairs Academy - The Art of Nonprofit Leadership
Friday, Nov. 14, 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.

Fundamentals of Supervision
Friday, Nov. 14, 9 am to 4:30 pm
The 2100 Building, Seattle
Presented by Non-Profit Staff Development Coalition (NPSDC) Workshop
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/1vPrtm0.

Independent Sector National Conference
Sunday - Tuesday, Nov. 16 - 18, 7:30 am to 6:00 pm
Sheraton, Seattle
Presented by Independent Sector
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/1q6KfRT.

It's Your Turn: How to Be an Effective Board Chair
Tuesday, Nov. 18, 8:30 am to 11:30 am
The 2100 Building, Seattle
Presented by United Way of King County and Amanda Madorno at Roam Consulting
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/1sT51Jl.

Growing Your Development Program
Tuesday, Nov. 18, 11:30 am to 1 pm
Hearing Speech and Deafness Center, Seattle
Presented by Northwest Development Officers Association
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/IYd6t7.

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.

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

DECEMBER

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, all day
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.

South Sound PSGA's Fourth Annual Funders Forum
Friday, Dec. 5, 8 am - 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.

Succession Planning for Nonprofit Organizations
Thursday, Dec. 11, 1 pm to 4 pm
Hearing Speech Deafness Center, 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
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.

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.

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

FEBRUARY

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.

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.