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Featured Training & Networking Events

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2016 | SEPTEMBER | OCTOBER | NOVEMBER | DECEMBER

September 2016

TableTalks & BoardTalks—Peer Learning Groups™ – tailored cohort professional development for executive directors, program professionals; development directors/managers; events professionals and a special cohort for board members. (4-session series from September to December)
Non-Profit Works, Seattle
Presented by Janet Boguch @ Wide Angle Coaching & Non-Profit Works
For more information and to register, visit http://janetboguch.com/tt.html.

The New Overtime Regulations: What is Compensable Time?
Wednesday, Sept. 21, 9:00 to 10:00 a.m.
Webinar
Presented by Wayfind
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/2bpixQS.

Finance Unlocked For Nonprofits
Thursday, Sept. 22, 12:00 to 1:30 p.m.
Webinar
Presented by Washington Nonprofits
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/2axlul5.

Board Chairs Academy: The Art of Nonprofit Leadership
Thursday, Sept. 22, 8:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
United Churches of Olympia, Olympia
Presented by Third Sector Company
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/2azO7zz.

Networking Happy Hour with Friends of GlobalWA, Humanosphere and World Affairs Council
Thursday, Sept. 22, 6:00 to 8:00 p.m.
Cuadra No. 32, Seattle
Presented by Global Washington
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/2cHMj5Y.

Board Chairs Academy: The Art of Nonprofit Leadership
Friday, Sept. 23, 8:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
The Arc of King County, Seattle
Presented by Third Sector Company
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/2azO7zz.

Building Strong Volunteer Programs - Three-part webinar series
Tuesdays, Sept. 27 & Oct. 18, 12:00 to 1:00 p.m.
Online
Presented by Washington Nonprofits
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/2cp5Aeo.

Leading Edge: Lessons Big & Small Shops Can Learn from Each Other
Wednesday, Sept. 28, 7:30 to 9:30 a.m.
Mercer Island Community & Event Center, Mercer Island
Presented by AFP Advancement Northwest Washington Chapter
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/1OBYbQU.

Board Training in King County - Speed Reading Financial Statements: Efficient Review Practices
Wednesday, Sept. 28, 8:30 to 11:30 a.m.
Pacific Tower, Seattle
Presented by 501 Commons
For more information and to register, visit http://boardtraining2016-readingfinancialstatements.eventbrite.com.

Finance Unlocked for Nonprofits
Thursday, Sept. 29, 4:00 to 8:00 p.m.
SPSCC Lacey Campus, Lacey
Presented by Washington Nonprofits
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/293l9Y3.

Lean Strategy Deployment System (Visual Strategy)
Friday, Sept. 30, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
2100 Building, Seattle
Presented by Impact Consultancy LLC
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/291Nw5G.

Nonprofit Support Organization Convening
Friday, Sept. 30, 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
Pacific Tower, Seattle
Presented by Washington Nonprofits
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/2azUUJe.

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

October 2016

Nonprofit Leaders Conference for Coastal & SW Washington
Monday & Tuesday, Oct. 3 & 4, all day
Ocean Shores Convention Center, Ocean Shores
Presented by Nonprofit Leaders Conference for Coastal & SW Washington
For more information and to register, visit http://nonprofitleaders.info.

Averting the Crisis in Nonprofit Leadership
Tuesday, Oct. 4, 12:00 to 1:00 p.m.
Webinar
Presented by Washington Nonprofits
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/2agljq0.

Boards in Gear
Wednesday, Oct. 5, 9:00 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.
Brickworks, Friday Harbor
Presented by Washington Nonprofits
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/2akm16H.

2016 PSGA Annual Conference: Persuasion: Storytelling & More for Grantseeking Success
Thursday, Oct. 6, 7:15 a.m. to 4 p.m.
The Conference Center at the Washington State Convention Center, Seattle
Presented by Puget Sound Grantwriters Association
For more information and to register, visit http://www.grantwriters.org/annual-conference.

Northwest Washington Igniting Philanthropy Luncheon
Thursday, Oct. 6, 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.
Bellingham Golf & Country Club, Bellingham
Presented by AFP Advancement Northwest Washington Chapter
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/1OBYbQU.

Executive Director Forum
Friday, Oct. 7, 8:30 to 10:30 a.m.
Panoramic Center, Pacific Tower, Seattle
Presented by 501 Commons
For more information and to register, visit http://october2016edforum.eventbrite.com.

Golden 2016 - Shunpike's Annual Gala
Friday, Oct. 7, 8:00 p.m.
Town Hall Seattle, Seattle
Presented by Shunpike
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/2biZIxY.

Risk Management for Programs Serving Children: Preventing Sexual Misconduct
Tuesday, Oct. 11, 12:00 to 2:00 p.m.
2100 Building, Seattle
Presented by Wayfind
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/2b4ym3r.

Board Training in King County - Board EXCEL: Excellence in Community Engagement and Leadership
Wednesday, Oct. 12, 8:30 to 11:30 a.m.
Pacific Tower (Room 204), Seattle
Presented by 501 Commons
For more information and to register, visit http://boardtraining2016-boardexcel.eventbrite.com.

Building a Strong Board - Next Steps
Thursday, Oct. 13, 4:00 to 7:00 p.m.
Mason County PUD 3 (Johns Prairie Room), Shelton
Presented by Washington Nonprofits
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/2bxInEb.

Martini Monday: Communicate Your Cause with Compelling Results
Monday, Oct. 17, 5:00 to 6:30 p.m.
Orfeo, Seattle
Presented by AFP Advancement Northwest Washington Chapter
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/1OBYbQU.

Nonprofit Network Southwest Washington 2016 Annual Conference
Monday, Oct. 17, 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Heathman Lodge, Vancouver
Presented by Nonprofit Network Southwest Washington
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/2dez6AT.

Northwest Washington Igniting Philanthropy Luncheon: Planned Giving Panel
Tuesday, Oct. 18, 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.
Bellingham Golf & Country Club, Bellingham
Presented by AFP Advancement Northwest Washington Chapter and Whatcom Community Foundation
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/2czCJCv.

South Sound Lunchtime Meeting
Wednesday, Oct. 19, 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/1EvISco.

Inland Northwest Conference for the Greater Good
Thursday, Oct. 20, all day
Spokane Convention Center, Spokane
Presented by Washington Nonprofits
For more information and to register, visit http://www.inwconference.org.

Board Chairs Academy: The Science of Board Development
Friday, Oct. 21, 8:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
The Arc of King County, Seattle
Presented by Third Sector Company
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/2azO7zz.

Preparing for FLSA Overtime Rule Change (Tacoma)
Tuesday, Oct. 25, 10:00 to 11:30 a.m.
The News Tribune (Baker Room), Tacoma
Presented by 501 Commons
For more information and to register, visit http://flsarulechange-tacoma.eventbrite.com.

Board Training in King County - Board Development
Wednesday, Oct. 26, 8:30 to 11:30 a.m.
Pacific Tower (Room 204), Seattle
Presented by 501 Commons
For more information and to register, visit https://boardtraining2016-boarddevelopment.eventbrite.com.

Leading Edge: How Good is Your Governance Triangle? Essential Traits of Strong Nonprofit Leadership Teams
Thursday, Oct. 27, 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.
Seattle University, Seattle
Presented by AFP Advancement Northwest Washington Chapter
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/1OBYbQU.

Techtacular 2016: ZaptheGap
Thursday, Oct. 27, 6:00 to 8:00 p.m.
Panoramic Center, Pacific Tower, Seattle
Presented by 501 Commons
For more information and to register, visit https://techtacular2016.eventbrite.com.

Nonprofit Law Institute's Serving Nonprofits from the Inside and Out
Friday, Oct. 28, 1:00 to 5:00 p.m.
The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, Seattle
Presented by Wayfind
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/2ckIHIY.

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

November 2016

The New Overtime Rules: What Your Nonprofit Needs to Know
Tuesday, Nov. 1, 12:00 to 2:00 p.m.
2100 Building, Seattle
Presented by Wayfind
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/2cXvYtS.
Boards in Gear
Wednesday, Nov. 2, 9:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.
United Way of Benton and Franklin Counties, Kennewick
Presented by Washington Nonprofits
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/2cp7egd.
Central Washington Nonprofit Network Lunch & Learn
Tuesday, Nov. 9, 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
Yakima Chamber of Commerce, Yakima
Presented by Washington Nonprofits and the Central Washington Nonprofit Network in partnership with the Greater Yakima Chamber of Commerce
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/2bcGAlh.
National Philanthropy Day
Wednesday, Nov. 9, 12:00 to 1:30 p.m.
The Westin Seattle, Seattle
Presented by AFP Advancement Northwest Washington Chapter
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/1OBYbQU.
Generosity & Gratitude: A Guide to Joyful Fundraising
Thursday, Nov. 10, 1:00 to 5:00 p.m.
Location TBA, Spokane
Presented by Washington Nonprofits
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/2bciZG5.
Board Chairs Academy: Board Involvement in Fundraising
Friday, Nov. 11, 8:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
The Arc of King County, Seattle
Presented by Third Sector Company
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/2azO7zz.

Essentials: The Path to a Fulfilling Fundraising Career
Wednesday, Nov. 16, 4:30 to 6:30 p.m.
Mercer Island Community & Event Center, Mercer Island
Presented by AFP Advancement Northwest Washington Chapter
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/1OBYbQU.

2016 Independent Sector National Conference
Wednesday to Friday, Nov. 16-18, all day
Washington Hilton, Washington D.C.
Presented by Independent Sector
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/1OMNAb0.

Finance Unlocked for Nonprofits
Thursday, Nov. 17, 12:00 to 1:30 p.m.
Webinar
Presented by Washington Nonprofits
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/2ayXyPZ.

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

December 2016

Executive Director Forum
Friday, Dec. 2, 8:30 to 10:30 a.m.
Panoramic Center, Pacific Tower, Seattle
Presented by 501 Commons
For more information and to register, visit http://december2016edforum.eventbrite.com.

PSGA 6th Annual South Sound Funders Forum
Friday, Dec. 2, 8:00 to 11:15 a.m.
University of Puget Sound, Wheelock Student Center, Tacoma
Presented by Puget Sound Grantwriters Association
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/1EvISco.

Board Training in King County - Let's Go Legal: Getting on the Right Road to Compliance and Protection
Wednesday, Dec. 7, 8:30 to 11:30 a.m.
Pacific Tower (Room 204), Seattle
Presented by 501 Commons
For more information and to register, visit http://boardtraining2016-letsgolegal.eventbrite.com.

Global Washington's 8th Annual Conference
Thursday, Dec. 8, 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Bell Harbor International Conference Center, Seattle
Presented by Global Washington
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/1YFKXIa.

The Accidental Grantwriter
Thursday, Dec. 8, 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Northeast Community Center, Spokane
Presented by Washington Nonprofits
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/2bZJXSr.

Board Chairs Academy: Fostering Leadership Continuity
Friday, Dec. 9, 8:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
The Arc of King County, Seattle
Presented by Third Sector Company
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/2azO7zz.

Leading Edge: Leadership: Working Together for Change in the Sector
Tuesday, Dec. 13, 4:30 to 6:30 p.m.
Hearing, Speech and Deafness Center, Seattle
Presented by AFP Advancement Northwest Washington Chapter
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/1OBYbQU.

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