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Featured Training & Networking Events

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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.

2017 | MAY | JUNE | JULY | AUGUST | SEPTEMBER | OCTOBER | NOVEMBER | DECEMBER

May 2017

Building Better Websites with Web Accessibility
Thursday, May 18, 12:00 to 1:30 p.m.
Pacific Tower (Panoramic Center), Seattle
Presented by 501 Commons
For more information and to register, visit https://501TalksTechMay2017.eventbrite.com.

Human-Centered Design Workshop
Friday, May 19, 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
2100 Building, Seattle
Presented by Impact Consultancy LLC
For more information and to register, visit https://www.impactconsultancy.org/events.

Make a Difference Network
Monday, May 22, 11:00 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.
Pacific Continental Bank, Vancouver
Presented by Nonprofit Network Southwest Washington
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/2pscX9Y.

Board Advocacy: Are You Ready to Stand For Your Mission?
Tuesday, May 23, 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 http://bit.ly/2mWL9Lf.

Turning Your Good Ideas into Great Grant-Funded Programs
Tuesday, May 23, 1:00 to 5:00 p.m.
Holiday Inn Express & Suites Chehalis-Centralia, Chehalis
Presented by Washington Nonprofits
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/2oPNmJ4.

Boards in Gear
Tuesday, May 23, 4:00 to 8:00 p.m.
Phinney Neighborhood Association, Seattle
Presented by Washington Nonprofits
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/2pxZsDL.

Hidden Treasure - Mid-Level Donors and Meeting Them on Their Journey
Wednesday, May 24, 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.
2100 Building, Seattle
Presented by AFP Advancement Northwest Washington Chapter
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/2iXdE86.

Boards in Gear
Wednesday, May 24, 4:00 to 7:30 p.m.
Innovative Services NW, Vancouver
Presented by Washington Nonprofits
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/2qwmwCs.

Coaching for Self Sufficiency
Thursday, May 25, 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Seattle University, Seattle
Presented by Non-Profit Staff Development Coalition Project (NPSDC) at the Center for Learning Connections
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/2p4SlnH.

Social Purpose Corporations: What is it and how is it different from Nonprofits and For-Profits?
Thursday, May 25, 12:00 to 2:00 p.m.
2100 Building, Seattle
Presented by Wayfind
For more information and to register, visit http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/2921473.

Getting the Most Out of Your Board
Wednesday, May 31, 12:00 to 1:00 p.m.
Online
Presented by Washington Nonprofits
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/2oYjmWH.

May and other 2017 events will be posted as we learn about them. Check back, please.

June 2017

Northwest Washington Igniting Philanthropy Luncheon: Multichannel Fundraising: Effective Strategies
Thursday, June 1, 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.
TBD
Presented by AFP Advancement Northwest Washington Chapter
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/2neVaCG.

Let's Go Legal! Employment Law for Nonprofits
Thursday, June 1, 12:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m.
Yakima Valley Museum, Yakima
Presented by Wayfind
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/2oLKtY5.

The Lean Learning Series (Session 2)
Thursday, June 1, 9:00 to 10:00 a.m.
2100 Building, Seattle
Presented by Impact Consultancy LLC
For more information and to register, visit https://www.impactconsultancy.org/events.

Executive Directors Forum
Friday, June 2, 8:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.
Pacific Tower (Suite #810), Seattle
Presented by 501 Commons
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/2k1xaAQ.

Specialized Training for Experienced Grantwriters: Considering a Freelance Career?
Friday, June 2, 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
2100 Building, Seattle
Presented by Puget Sound Grantwriters Association
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/2qAvrCU.

Building Strong Volunteer Programs
Friday, June 2, 1:00 to 5:00 p.m.
Willapa Harbor Community Center, South Bend
Presented by Washington Nonprofits
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/2qpyCOk.

The Best Way to Tell a Story (4-part online course)
Fridays, June 2, 9, 16, and 23, 9:30 to 10:30 a.m.
Online
Presented by Washington Nonprofits
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/2oYiam6.

Lobbying and Advocacy: What Your Nonprofit Needs To Know
Tuesday, June 6, 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
Seattle University, Seattle
Presented by Wayfind
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/2pCAXFe.

Essential Grantwriting
Wednesday, June 7, 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
2100 Building, Seattle
Presented by Spark the Fire Grantwriting
For more information and to register, visit http://sparkthefiregrantwriting.com.

Finance Unlocked for Nonprofits Webinar
Thursday, June 8, 12:00 to 1:30 p.m.
Online
Presented by Washington Nonprofits
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/2i8czH9.

Let's Go Legal: Getting on the Right Road to Compliance and Protection
Monday, June 12, 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
South Puget Sound Community College, Lacey
Presented by Wayfind
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/2p96b8F.

Nonprofit Board Membership 101
Tuesday, June 13, 4:00 to 8:00 p.m.
Green River Community College, Kent
Presented by Wayfind
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/2qbXVDw.

Anatomy of a Website Redesign
Wednesday, June 14, 11:00 a.m.
Online
Presented by MRW Web Design, Mark Root-Wiley and NTEN (Nonprofit Technology Network)
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/2pEkmR7.

Social Network Analysis: Mapping Your Nonprofit's Connections
Thursday, June 15, 12:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m.
Pacific Tower
Presented by Lawson Knight and 501 Commons
For more information and to register, visit https://501talkstechjune2017.eventbrite.com.

Forum on Strategic Fundraising
Thursday-Friday, June 15-16, all day
Washington State Convention Center, Seattle
Presented by AFP Advancement Northwest Washington Chapter
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/2jwrIH3.

Serve Unites
Tuesday through Friday, June 20-23, all day
Washington State Convention Center, Seattle
Presented by Points of Light
For more information and to register, visit http://www.volunteeringandservice.org.

South Sound Lunchtime Meeting
Wednesday, June 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/2qAvrCU.

Master of Nonprofit Leadership Information Session
Wednesday, June 28, 12:00 to 1:00 p.m.
Online
Presented by Nonprofit Leadership at Seattle University
For more information and to register, visit https://www.seattleu.edu/artsci/nonprofit-graduate.

Nonprofit Data for Beginners
Wednesdays, June 28, July 12, and 19, 10:00 to 11:30 a.m.
Online
Presented by Washington Nonprofits
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/2oY6Ma5.

June and other 2017 events will be posted as we learn about them. Check back, please.

July 2017

The Lean Learning Series (Session 3)
Monday, July 10, 9:00 to 10:00 a.m.
2100 Building, Seattle
Presented by Impact Consultancy LLC
For more information and to register, visit https://www.impactconsultancy.org/events.

Martini Monday: I Gave at the Office: How to Maximize Workplace Giving Results
Monday, July 10, 5:00 to 6:30 p.m.
TBD
Presented by AFP Advancement Northwest Washington Chapter
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/2iWjMvh.

Onboarding, Supervising, and Evaluating for Success
Tuesday, July 18, 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.
TBD
Presented by AFP Advancement Northwest Washington Chapter
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/2iWomcW.

QuickBooks Made Easy
Thursday, July 20, Part 1: Essentials (9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.), Part 2: Advanced (1:30 to 4:30 p.m.)
2100 Building, Seattle
Presented by 501 Commons and QuickBooks Made Easy
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/2q01ImD.

Arts Business Clinic
Tuesday, July 25, 6:00 to 8:00 p.m.
TBD
Presented by Shunpike
For more information and to register, visit http://www.shunpike.org/programs-services/arts-business-clinic.

Seattle Lunchtime Meeting
Wednesday, July 26, 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.
Pacific Tower, Seattle
Presented by Puget Sound Grantwriters Association
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/1TKr0jV.

July and other 2017 events will be posted as we learn about them. Check back, please.

August 2017

CFRE Overview Session
Tuesday, Aug. 1, 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.
TBD
Presented by AFP Advancement Northwest Washington Chapter
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/2j1SbJr.

South Sound Lunchtime Meeting
Thursday, Aug. 24, 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/2qAvrCU.

August and other 2017 events will be posted as we learn about them. Check back, please.

September 2017

Essential Grantwriting
Wednesday, Sept. 13, 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
2100 Building, Seattle
Presented by Spark the Fire Grantwriting
For more information and to register, visit http://sparkthefiregrantwriting.com.

Day of Caring
Friday, Sept. 15, all day
Presented by United Way of King County Volunteer Center
For more information and to register, visit https://www.uwkc.org/events/day-of-caring.

Essential Grantwriting
Tuesday, Sept. 26, 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Bainbridge Public Library, Bainbridge Island
Presented by Spark the Fire Grantwriting
For more information and to register, visit http://sparkthefiregrantwriting.com.

Seattle Lunchtime Program
Wednesday, Sept. 30, 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/2qAvrCU.

September and other 2017 events will be posted as we learn about them. Check back, please.

October 2017

Arts Business Clinic
Tuesday, Oct. 3, 6:00 to 8:00 p.m.
TBD
Presented by Shunpike
For more information and to register, visit http://www.shunpike.org/programs-services/arts-business-clinic.

Executive Directors Forum
Friday, Oct. 6, 8:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.
Pacific Tower (West Panoramic Center), Seattle
Presented by 501 Commons
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/2k4ZeE0.

Puget Sound Grantwriters Association 2017 Annual Conference
Thursday, Oct. 12, all day
Washington State Convention Center (The Conference Center), Seattle
Presented by Puget Sound Grantwriters Association
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/2qAvrCU.

The BoardSource Leadership Forum
Thursday and Friday, Oct. 19-20, all day
Sheraton Seattle Hotel, Seattle
Presented by BoardSource
For more information and to register, visit https://boardsource.org/nonprofit-sector-news/boardsource-leadership-forum.

South Sound Lunchtime Meeting
Thursday, Oct. 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/2qAvrCU.

October and other 2017 events will be posted as we learn about them. Check back, please.

November 2017

WordCamp Seattle 2017
Saturday & Sunday, November 4-5, all day
Washington State Convention Center, Seattle
Presented by WordCamp Seattle, featuring MRW Web Design, Mark Root Wiley
For more information and to register, visit https://2017.seattle.wordcamp.org.

The Business of Freelance Grantwriting
Friday, Nov. 10, 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
2100 Building, Seattle
Presented by Spark the Fire Grantwriting
For more information and to register, visit http://sparkthefiregrantwriting.com.

November and other 2017 events will be posted as we learn about them. Check back, please.

December 2017

Executive Directors Forum
Friday, Dec. 1, 8:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.
Pacific Tower (West Panoramic Center), Seattle
Presented by 501 Commons
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/2jqWVdn.

December and other 2017 events will be posted as we learn about them. Check back, please.