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Due to the concerns about COVID-19, many of the events listed below may be cancelled, postponed, or converted to a webinar/conference call. Please check each listing for more information.

2020 | AUGUST | SEPTEMBER | OCTOBER | NOVEMBER | DECEMBER

2021 | JANUARY | FEBRUARY

August 2020

Interim Executives Roundtable: The Interim & the Media Strategy
Wednesday, Aug. 5, 10:30 to 12:00 p.m.
Online
Presented by Third Sector Company
For more information and to register, visit https://bit.ly/3h2NJa3.

Sending Donor Thank You Letters Through QuickBooks (Desktop Version)
Wednesday, Aug. 5, 11:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
Online
Presented by QuickBooks Made Easy
For more information and to register, visit https://bit.ly/2WlezlC.

BIPOC Link-Up
Wednesday, Aug. 5, 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
Online
Presented by Seattle Works
For more information and to register, visit https://www.seattleworks.org/bipoc-linkup.

Executive Director Coffee Hour
Wednesday, Aug. 5, 12:00 to 1:00 p.m.
Online
Presented by Washington Nonprofits
For more information and to register, visit https://bit.ly/39vQQ81.

One River Nonprofit Network Meeting
Wednesday, Aug. 5, 2:00 to 3:00 p.m.
Online
Presented by Washington Nonprofits
For more information and to register, visit https://bit.ly/2CwNENk.

The Nonprofit Social Media Toolkit – Part 5: Measuring Your Social Media Efforts
Thursday, Aug. 6, 10:00 to 11:30 a.m.
Online
Presented by Tech Impact
For more information and to register, visit https://bit.ly/30cCaHU.

Sending Donor Thank You Letters Through QuickBooks (Online Version)
Thursday, Aug. 6, 11:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
Online
Presented by QuickBooks Made Easy
For more information and to register, visit https://bit.ly/2OuVzgu.

Certificate in Grantwriting
Thursdays, Aug. 6, 13, 20, 27, Sept. 3, 10, 17, & 24, 6:00 to 6:45 p.m.
Online
Presented by Spark The Fire Grantwriting
For more information and to register, visit https://www.sparkthefiregrantwriting.com.

Board Chairs Academy: Orientation
Friday, Aug. 7, 10:00 to 11:00 a.m.
Online
Presented by Third Sector Company
For more information and to register, visit https://bit.ly/3je6ZU2.

Interim Executives Information Exchange
Monday, Aug. 10, 10:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
Online
Presented by Third Sector Company
For more information and to register, visit https://bit.ly/2B5Juep.

Life Cycle of Volunteer Engagement Webinar Series – Session 2: Effective Volunteer Recruitment
Tuesday, Aug. 11, 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
Online
Presented by 501 Commons
For more information and to register, visit https://volunteer-engagement-aug2020.eventbrite.com.

Preferences and Reporting Features for Desktop Users
Tuesday & Wednesday, Aug. 11-12, 11:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
Online
Presented by QuickBooks Made Easy
For more information and to register, visit https://bit.ly/3h3zEJr.

Kittitas Nonprofit Network Meeting
Thursday, Aug. 13, 9:00 to 10:30 a.m.
Online
Presented by Washington Nonprofits
For more information and to register, visit https://bit.ly/30DSjEV.

The Nonprofit Social Media Toolkit – Part 6: Creating a Social Media Policy
Thursday, Aug. 13, 10:00 to 11:30 a.m.
Online
Presented by Tech Impact
For more information and to register, visit https://bit.ly/30cCaHU.

Life Cycle of Volunteer Engagement Webinar Series – Session 3: Volunteer Engagement
Tuesday, Aug. 18, 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
Online
Presented by 501 Commons
For more information and to register, visit https://volunteer-engagement-aug2020.eventbrite.com.

Settings and Reporting Features for Online Users
Tuesday & Wednesday, Aug. 18-19, 11:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
Online
Presented by QuickBooks Made Easy
For more information and to register, visit https://bit.ly/2ZuylNC.

Interim Executives Roundtable: The Interim as Humble Steward
Wednesday, Aug. 19, 10:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
Online
Presented by Third Sector Company
For more information and to register, visit https://bit.ly/3j9d2cj.

Digital Strategies for Today's Fundraising Landscape
Wednesday, Aug. 19, 11:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
Online
Presented by City University of Seattle - Sanford Institute of Philanthropy
For more information and to register, visit https://bit.ly/39VHCSm.

BIPOC Link-Up
Wednesday, Aug. 19, 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
Online
Presented by Seattle Works
For more information and to register, visit https://www.seattleworks.org/bipoc-linkup.

Black, Indigenous, People of Color Executive Directors Gathering
Wednesday, Aug. 19, 3:00 to 5:00 p.m.
Online
Presented by Washington Nonprofits
For more information and to register, visit https://bit.ly/30BKekn.

Executive Directors Unplugged
Wednesday, Aug. 19, 4:00 to 4:45 p.m.
Online
Presented by Nonprofit Network Southwest Washington
For more information and to register, visit https://secure.acceptiva.com/?cst=o7xaqV.

2020 Virtual Conference
Friday, Aug. 21, 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Online
Presented by AFP Advancement Northwest Washington Chapter
For more information and to register, visit https://conta.cc/3ipvVHD.

The Bridge: Board Training
Saturday, Aug. 22, 1:00 to 5:00 p.m.
Impact Hub Seattle, Seattle
Presented by Seattle Works
For more information and to register, visit https://www.seattleworks.org/bridge.

The Ultimate Grant Proposal Blueprint
Mondays, beginning on Aug. 24
At-your-own-pace video course
Presented by Washington Nonprofits
For more information and to register, visit https://bit.ly/2CSEkD7.

Full Impact: BIPOC Link-Up
Wednesday, Aug. 26, 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
Impact Hub Seattle, Seattle
Presented by Seattle Works
For more information and to register, visit https://www.seattleworks.org/POC-Meetup.

South Sound Lunchtime Program
Wednesday, Aug. 26, 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.
Hilltop Regional Health Center Community Room, Tacoma
Presented by Puget Sound Grantwriters Association
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/2Paiw8l.

August and other 2020 events will be posted as we learn about them. Check back, please.

September 2020

Interim Executives Roundtable: Organizational Culture
Wednesday, Sept. 2, 10:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
Online
Presented by Third Sector Company
For more information and to register, visit https://bit.ly/2WmA2e4.

BIPOC Link-Up
Wednesday, Sept. 2, 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
Online
Presented by Seattle Works
For more information and to register, visit https://www.seattleworks.org/bipoc-linkup.

What You Need to Know to Serve on a Board
Wednesday, Sept. 2, 12:00 to 1:00 p.m.
Online
Presented by Washington Nonprofits
For more information and to register, visit https://bit.ly/2ONz2vo.

One River Nonprofit Network Meeting
Wednesday, Sept. 2, 2:00 to 3:00 p.m.
Online
Presented by Washington Nonprofits
For more information and to register, visit https://bit.ly/3jtdXV7.

Interim Executives Academy: An Introduction to Interim Leadership
Tuesday, Sept. 8, 8:30 to 10:00 a.m.
Online
Presented by Third Sector Company
For more information and to register, visit https://bit.ly/2CG5jlc.

Board Chairs Academy: Series One Board Governance Presentation
Thursday, Sept. 10, 8:00 to 9:30 a.m.
Online
Presented by Third Sector Company
For more information and to register, visit https://bit.ly/2CUCUI9.

Board Chairs Academy (Class #23)
Thursdays, Sept. 10 to Feb. 18, 8:00 to 9:30 a.m.
Online
Presented by Third Sector Company
For more information and to register, visit https://bit.ly/2ZAuZc7.

Strategic Planning in Nonprofits
Thursday, Sept. 10, 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Nordic Lodge Hall, Coupeville
Presented by Washington Nonprofits
For more information and to register, visit https://bit.ly/39hNnd1.

TableTalks™ (4-session series) - Learning Lab: Fundraising Fundamentals
Thursdays, Sept. 10, Oct. 8, Nov. 5, and Dec. 10, 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
Online
Presented by Janet Boguch @ Wide Angle Coaching & Non-Profit Works
For more information and to register, visit http://janetboguch.com/tabletalks-peer-learning.

Executive Director Forum
Friday, Sept. 11, 8:30 to 10:30 a.m.
Online
Presented by 501 Commons
For more information and to register, visit https://edforum-sept2020.eventbrite.com.

Spokane Nonprofit Network Meeting
Monday, Sept. 14, 12:00 to 1:00 p.m.
Online
Presented by Washington Nonprofits
For more information and to register, visit https://bit.ly/3fS26hd.

Day of Caring
Monday to Friday, Sept. 14-18, all day
Various locations around King County
Presented by United Way of King County Volunteer Center
For more information and to register, visit https://www.uwkc.org/events/day-of-caring.

Interim Executives Academy (part 1): The Engagement Phase
Tuesday, Sept. 15, 8:30 to 10:00 a.m.
Online
Presented by Third Sector Company
For more information and to register, visit https://bit.ly/2CG5jlc.

Boards on Fire! Inspiring Leaders to Raise Money Joyfully
Tuesday, Sept. 15, 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
Online
Presented by 501 Commons
For more information and to register, visit https://boards-on-fire-september2020.eventbrite.com.

BIPOC Link-Up
Wednesday, Sept. 16, 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
Online
Presented by Seattle Works
For more information and to register, visit https://www.seattleworks.org/bipoc-linkup.

Fundraising Talent and Changing Times
Wednesday, Sept. 16, 12:00 to 1:30 p.m.
Online
Presented by AFP Advancement Northwest Washington Chapter
For more information and to register, visit https://conta.cc/30dQ3W7.

Boards in Gear
Wednesday, Sept. 16, 12:00 to 1:30 p.m.
Online
Presented by Washington Nonprofits
For more information and to register, visit https://bit.ly/3hsGhFu.

TableTalks™ (4-session series) - Program Professionals
Wednesdays, Sept. 16, Oct. 14, Nov. 18, and Dec. 9, 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
Online
Presented by Janet Boguch @ Wide Angle Coaching & Non-Profit Works
For more information and to register, visit http://janetboguch.com/tabletalks-peer-learning.

TableTalks™ (4-session series) - Individual/Major Gifts Professionals
Thursdays, Sept. 17, Oct. 15, Nov. 12, and Dec. 10, 2:00 to 5:00 p.m.
Online
Presented by Janet Boguch @ Wide Angle Coaching & Non-Profit Works
For more information and to register, visit http://janetboguch.com/tabletalks-peer-learning.

TableTalks™ (4-session series) - Executive Leaders
Thursdays, Sept. 17, Oct. 15, Nov. 12, and Dec. 17, 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
Online
Presented by Janet Boguch @ Wide Angle Coaching & Non-Profit Works
For more information and to register, visit http://janetboguch.com/tabletalks-peer-learning.

TableTalks™ (4-session series) - Executive Leaders
Fridays, Sept. 18, Oct. 16, Nov. 13, and Dec. 18, 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
Online
Presented by Janet Boguch @ Wide Angle Coaching & Non-Profit Works
For more information and to register, visit http://janetboguch.com/tabletalks-peer-learning.

TableTalks™ (4-session series) - Development/Fundraising Professionals
Tuesdays, Sept. 22, Oct. 20, Nov. 17, and Dec. 15, 2:00 to 5:00 p.m.
Online
Presented by Janet Boguch @ Wide Angle Coaching & Non-Profit Works
For more information and to register, visit http://janetboguch.com/tabletalks-peer-learning.

Interim Executives Academy (part 2): The Diagnostic Phase
Tuesday, Sept. 22, 8:30 to 10:00 a.m.
Online
Presented by Third Sector Company
For more information and to register, visit https://bit.ly/2CG5jlc.

Effectively Engaging Skills-Based Volunteers
Tuesday, Sept. 22, 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
Online
Presented by 501 Commons
For more information and to register, visit https://skill-volunteers-sept2020.eventbrite.com.

Measuring and Communicating Volunteer Impact
Wednesday, Sept. 23, 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
Online
Presented by 501 Commons
For more information and to register, visit https://volunteer-impact-sept2020.eventbrite.com.

Seattle Lunchtime Program
Wednesday, Sept. 23, 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.
Pacific Tower (Panoramic Center), Seattle
Presented by Puget Sound Grantwriters Association
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/37ZOqNy.

BoardTalks™ 2.0 (4-session series)
Wednesdays Sept. 16, Oct. 21, Nov. 11, and Dec. 16, 5:00 to 7:30 p.m.
Online
Presented by Wide Angle Coaching & TableTalks Peer Learning Groups
For more information and to register, visit https://janetboguch.com/boardtalks-peer-learning-support.

Board Chairs Academy: Series One – Board Governance Group Discussion
Thursday, Sept. 24, 8:00 to 9:30 a.m.
Online
Presented by Third Sector Company
For more information and to register, visit https://bit.ly/2CUCUI9.

The Business of Freelance Grantwriting
Mondays, Sept. 28, Oct. 5, & 12, 6:00 to 6:45 p.m.
Online
Presented by Spark The Fire Grantwriting
For more information and to register, visit https://www.sparkthefiregrantwriting.com.

Interim Executives Academy (part 3): The Planning Phase
Tuesday, Sept. 29, 8:30 to 10:00 a.m.
Online
Presented by Third Sector Company
For more information and to register, visit https://bit.ly/2CG5jlc.

Full Impact: BIPOC Link-Up
Wednesday, Sept. 30, 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
Impact Hub Seattle, Seattle
Presented by Seattle Works
For more information and to register, visit https://www.seattleworks.org/POC-Meetup.

September and other 2020 events will be posted as we learn about them. Check back, please.

October 2020

Graduate Programs Open House
Friday, Oct. 2, 4:00 to 6:00 p.m.
Seattle University Student Center, Seattle
Presented by Nonprofit Leadership at Seattle University
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/2tFSJdG.

Interim Executives Academy (part 4): The Intervention Phase
Tuesday, Oct. 6, 8:30 to 10:00 a.m.
Online
Presented by Third Sector Company
For more information and to register, visit https://bit.ly/2CG5jlc.

Certificate in Grantwriting
Tuesdays, Oct. 6, 13, 20, 27, Nov. 3, 10, 17, & 24, 6:00 to 6:45 p.m.
Online
Presented by Spark The Fire Grantwriting
For more information and to register, visit https://www.sparkthefiregrantwriting.com.

One River Nonprofit Network Meeting
Wednesday, Oct. 7, 2:00 to 3:00 p.m.
Online
Presented by Washington Nonprofits
For more information and to register, visit https://bit.ly/2OPDI3X.

Board Chairs Academy: Series One – Board Development Presentation
Thursday, Oct. 8, 8:00 to 9:30 a.m.
Online
Presented by Third Sector Company
For more information and to register, visit https://bit.ly/2CUCUI9.

Swank Gala & Auction
Saturday, Oct. 10, 6:00 to 11:00 p.m.
Fremont Studios, Seattle
Presented by Seattle Works
For more information and to register, visit https://www.seattleworks.org/Swank.

Interim Executives Academy (part 5): The Succession Phase
Tuesday, Oct. 13, 8:30 to 10:00 a.m.
Online
Presented by Third Sector Company
For more information and to register, visit https://bit.ly/2CG5jlc.

Board Chairs Academy (Class #24)
Tuesdays, Oct. 13 to Mar. 23, 4:00 to 5:30 p.m.
Online
Presented by Third Sector Company
For more information and to register, visit https://bit.ly/2WpAYhZ.

Finance Unlocked for Nonprofits
Wednesday, Oct. 14, 12:00 to 1:30 p.m.
Online
Presented by Washington Nonprofits
For more information and to register, visit https://bit.ly/30RmVmP.

Interim Executives Academy (part 6): The Pivot Phase
Tuesday, Oct. 20, 8:30 to 10:00 a.m.
Online
Presented by Third Sector Company
For more information and to register, visit https://bit.ly/2CG5jlc.

Board Chairs Academy: Series One – Board Development Group Discussion
Thursday, Oct. 22, 8:00 to 9:30 a.m.
Online
Presented by Third Sector Company
For more information and to register, visit https://bit.ly/2CUCUI9.

The Bridge: Board Training
Saturday, Oct. 24, 1:00 to 5:00 p.m.
Impact Hub Seattle, Seattle
Presented by Seattle Works
For more information and to register, visit https://www.seattleworks.org/bridge.

Interim Executives Academy (part 7): The Facilitative Leader
Tuesday, Oct. 27, 8:30 to 10:00 a.m.
Online
Presented by Third Sector Company
For more information and to register, visit https://bit.ly/2CG5jlc.

Full Impact: BIPOC Link-Up
Wednesday, Oct. 28, 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
Impact Hub Seattle, Seattle
Presented by Seattle Works
For more information and to register, visit https://www.seattleworks.org/POC-Meetup.

South Sound Lunchtime Program
Wednesday, Oct. 28, 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.
Hilltop Regional Health Center Community Room, Tacoma
Presented by Puget Sound Grantwriters Association
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/33MGmwa.

Certificate in Grantwriting
Wednesdays, Oct. 28, 4, 11, 18, 25, Nov. 4, 11, 18, & 25, 6:00 to 6:45 p.m.
Online
Presented by Spark The Fire Grantwriting
For more information and to register, visit https://www.sparkthefiregrantwriting.com.

October and other 2020 events will be posted as we learn about them. Check back, please.

November 2020

The Business of Freelance Grantwriting
Mondays, Nov. 2, 9, & 16, 6:00 to 6:45 p.m.
Online
Presented by Spark The Fire Grantwriting
For more information and to register, visit https://www.sparkthefiregrantwriting.com.

One River Nonprofit Network Meeting
Wednesday, Nov. 4, 2:00 to 3:00 p.m.
Online
Presented by Washington Nonprofits
For more information and to register, visit https://bit.ly/32QVUCB.

Board Chairs Academy: Series One – Resource Development Presentation
Thursday, Nov. 5, 8:00 to 9:30 a.m.
Online
Presented by Third Sector Company
For more information and to register, visit https://bit.ly/2CUCUI9.

Eat, Drink & Be Generous
Thursday, Nov. 12, time TBA
Location TBA
Presented by United Way of King County Volunteer Center
For more information and to register, visit https://www.uwkc.org/events/eat-drink-be-generous.

Let's Go Legal! Getting on the Right Road to Compliance and Protection
Wednesday, Nov. 18, 12:00 to 1:30 p.m.
Online
Presented by Washington Nonprofits
For more information and to register, visit https://bit.ly/3fYsKFm.

Board Chairs Academy: Series One – Resource Development Group Discussion
Thursday, Nov. 19, 8:00 to 9:30 a.m.
Online
Presented by Third Sector Company
For more information and to register, visit https://bit.ly/2CUCUI9.

Full Impact: BIPOC Link-Up
Wednesday, Nov. 25, 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
Impact Hub Seattle, Seattle
Presented by Seattle Works
For more information and to register, visit https://www.seattleworks.org/POC-Meetup.

November and other 2020 events will be posted as we learn about them. Check back, please.

December 2020

One River Nonprofit Network Meeting
Wednesday, Dec. 2, 2:00 to 3:00 p.m.
Online
Presented by Washington Nonprofits
For more information and to register, visit https://bit.ly/3eMGfq4.

Board Chairs Academy: Series One – Succession Planning Presentation
Thursday, Dec. 3, 8:00 to 9:30 a.m.
Online
Presented by Third Sector Company
For more information and to register, visit https://bit.ly/2CUCUI9.

The Business of Freelance Grantwriting
Mondays, Dec. 3, 10, & 17, 6:00 to 6:45 p.m.
Online
Presented by Spark The Fire Grantwriting
For more information and to register, visit https://www.sparkthefiregrantwriting.com.

Executive Director Forum
Friday, Dec. 4, 8:30 to 10:30 a.m.
Online
Presented by 501 Commons
For more information and to register, visit https://edforum-dec2020.eventbrite.com.

Board Chairs Academy: Series One – Succession Planning Group Discussion
Thursday, Dec. 17, 8:00 to 9:30 a.m.
Online
Presented by Third Sector Company
For more information and to register, visit https://bit.ly/2CUCUI9.

Full Impact: BIPOC Link-Up
Wednesday, Dec. 30, 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
Impact Hub Seattle, Seattle
Presented by Seattle Works
For more information and to register, visit https://www.seattleworks.org/POC-Meetup.

December and other 2020 events will be posted as we learn about them. Check back, please.

January 2021

Board Chairs Academy: Series One – Board & Executive Presentation
Thursday, Jan. 7, 8:00 to 9:30 a.m.
Online
Presented by Third Sector Company
For more information and to register, visit https://bit.ly/2CUCUI9.

MLK Day of Service
Monday, Jan. 18, all day
Various locations around King County
Presented by United Way of King County Volunteer Center
For more information and to register, visit https://www.uwkc.org/events/mlk-day-of-service.

Board Chairs Academy: Series One – Board & Executive Group Discussion
Thursday, Jan. 21, 8:00 to 9:30 a.m.
Online
Presented by Third Sector Company
For more information and to register, visit https://bit.ly/2CUCUI9.

Graduate Programs Open House
Saturday, Jan. 30, 9:30 to 11:30 a.m.
Seattle University Student Center, Seattle
Presented by Nonprofit Leadership at Seattle University
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/2tFSJdG.

January and other 2021 events will be posted as we learn about them. Check back, please.

February 2021

Board Chairs Academy: Series One – Generative Board Presentation
Thursday, Feb. 4, 8:00 to 9:30 a.m.
Online
Presented by Third Sector Company
For more information and to register, visit https://bit.ly/2CUCUI9.

Up Your Understanding of Nonprofit Financial Statements
Thursday, Feb. 11, 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
Pacific Tower (Panoramic Center), Seattle
Presented by 501 Commons
For more information and to register, visit https://bit.ly/2ADl4sv.

Board Chairs Academy: Series One – Generative Board Group Discussion
Thursday, Feb. 18, 8:00 to 9:30 a.m.
Online
Presented by Third Sector Company
For more information and to register, visit https://bit.ly/2CUCUI9.

February and other 2021 events will be posted as we learn about them. Check back, please.