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

February 2017

Boards in Gear
Wednesday, Feb. 22, 12:00 to 1:30 p.m.
Online
Presented by Washington Nonprofits
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/2jSrMOJ.

Re-Thinking Your Story and The Way You Tell It
Wednesday, Feb. 22, 4:30 to 8:30 p.m.
Fellow Coworking, Spokane
Presented by Washington Nonprofits
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/2hSsWbt.

Nonprofit Bylaws Workshop
Thursday, Feb. 23, 12:00 to 2:00 p.m.
Online
Presented by Washington Nonprofits
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/2j5CvrL.

Finance Unlocked for Nonprofits
Thursday, Feb. 23, 1:30 to 4:30 p.m.
St. Luke's Community Health Education Center, Bellingham
Presented by Washington Nonprofits
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/2k4pePW.

Emotional Intelligence: Effective Communication & Influence
Monday, Feb. 27, 9:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
2100 Building, 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/2icQmaG.

Legal Ins and Outs of Nonprofit Fundraising
Tuesday, Feb. 28, 9:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
2100 Building, Seattle
Presented by Wayfind
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/2lkfCk5.

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

March 2017

Essential Grantwriting
Wednesday, Mar. 1, 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
The Olympia Center, Olympia
Presented by Spark the Fire Grantwriting
For more information and to register, visit http://sparkthefiregrantwriting.com.

Board Training in King County: Speed Reading Financial Statements: Efficient Review Practices
Thursday, Mar. 2, 8:30 to 11:30 a.m.
Pacific Tower (Panoramic Center), Seattle
Presented by 501 Commons
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/2efcL8o.

Governance Matters: Creating a more powerful board through Policy Governance®
Thursday, Mar. 2, 5:00 to 8:00 p.m.
Pacific Tower (Room 810), Seattle
Presented by 501 Commons
For more information and to register, visit https://501commons-policy-governance.eventbrite.com

Nonprofit Legal Checklist
Tuesday, Mar. 7, 12:00 to 1:30 p.m.
Online
Presented by Washington Nonprofits
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/2dD6rUs.

TableTalks™ (4-session series) - Executive Leaders
Choose either the Thursday or Friday cohort:
Thursdays, March 9, April 6, May 11, and June 8, 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
Fridays, March 10, April 7, May 12, and June 9, 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
Non-Profit Works, Seattle
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
Choose either the Thursday or Friday cohort:
Thursdays, March 9, April 6, May 11, and June 8, 2:00 to 5:00 p.m.
Fridays, March 10, April 7, May 12, and June 9, 2:00 to 5:00 p.m.
Non-Profit Works, Seattle
Presented by Janet Boguch @ Wide Angle Coaching & Non-Profit Works
For more information and to register, visit http://janetboguch.com/tabletalks-peer-learning.

Central Washington Nonprofit Network Lunch & Learn
Tuesday, Mar. 14, 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
Yakima Chamber of Commerce, Yakima
Presented by Washington Nonprofits
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/2eC0avG.

Nonprofit Budgeting
Tuesday, Mar. 14, 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/2m4Os1Q.

TableTalks™ (4-session series) - Special Events Professionals
Tuesdays, March 14, April 11, May 16, and June 13, 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
Non-Profit Works, Seattle
Presented by Janet Boguch @ Wide Angle Coaching & Non-Profit Works
For more information and to register, visit http://janetboguch.com/tabletalks-peer-learning.

Designing Your Development Plan
Wednesday, Mar. 15, 7:30 to 9:30 a.m.
TBD
Presented by AFP Advancement Northwest Washington Chapter
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/2jbg7K4.

TableTalks™ (4-session series) - Program Professionals
Wednesdays, March 15, April 26, May 17, and June 28, 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
Non-Profit Works, Seattle
Presented by Janet Boguch @ Wide Angle Coaching & Non-Profit Works
For more information and to register, visit http://janetboguch.com/tabletalks-peer-learning.

Master of Nonprofit Leadership Information Session
Wednesday, Mar. 15, 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.

TableTalks™ Learning Lab (4-session series) - Fundraising Fundamentals
Thursdays, March 16, April 13, May 18, and June 15, 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
Non-Profit Works, Seattle
Presented by Janet Boguch @ Wide Angle Coaching & Non-Profit Works
For more information and to register, visit http://janetboguch.com/tabletalks-peer-learning.

What You Need to Know to Serve on a Nonprofit Board
Thursday, Mar. 16, 12:00 to 1:30 p.m.
Conference call (no computer required)
Presented by Washington Nonprofits
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/2h4LSXK.

Board Training in King County: Does Your Board Really Understand Fundraising Success? How to Define, Measure, and Achieve It
Wednesday, Mar. 22, 8:30 to 11:30 a.m.
Pacific Tower (Panoramic Center), Seattle
Presented by 501 Commons
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/2f1im33.

TableTalks™ (4-session series) - Development/Fundraising Professionals
Choose either the morning or afternoon cohort:
Wednesdays, March 22, April 12, May 24, and June 21, 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
Wednesdays, March 22, April 12, May 24, and June 21, 2:00 to 5:00 p.m.
Non-Profit Works, Seattle
Presented by Janet Boguch @ Wide Angle Coaching & Non-Profit Works
For more information and to register, visit http://janetboguch.com/tabletalks-peer-learning.

Essentials of Effective Volunteer Resources Management, A Course for Volunteer Management Professionals
Thursday, Mar. 23, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
2100 Building, Seattle
Presented by United Way of King County Volunteer Center
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/2ebb1gQ.

Prospect Development: Leading Your Small Shop to the Next Level
Thursday, Mar. 23, 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/2iWlaxZ.

A "Taste" of Board Chairs Academy
Tuesday, Mar. 28, 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.
Goodwill - Milgard Work Opportunity Center, Tacoma
Presented by Third Sector Company, in partnership with United Way of Pierce County and Greater Tacoma Community Foundation
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/2kyzGeO.

Essential Grantwriting
Wednesday, Mar. 29, 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
East Central Community Center, Spokane
Presented by Spark the Fire Grantwriting
For more information and to register, visit http://sparkthefiregrantwriting.com.

Seattle Lunchtime Meeting
Wednesday, Mar. 29, 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/1EvISco.

Client and Donor Information: What Your Nonprofit Needs to Know About Privacy and Data Collection
Thursday, Mar. 30, 12:00 to 2:00 p.m.
2100 Building, Seattle
Presented by Wayfind
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/2m8QQlg.

Essentials of Effective Volunteer Resources Management, A Course for Volunteer Management Professionals
TBD, late March, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
2100 Building, Seattle
Presented by United Way of King County Volunteer Center
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/2ebb1gQ.

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

April 2017

Truth Be Told: Campaigns Affect Annual Giving...and How
TBD, April, 7:30 to 9:30 a.m.
TBD
Presented by AFP Advancement Northwest Washington Chapter
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/2jwr8J3.

14th Annual Seattle Funders Forum
Friday, Apr. 7, 9:00 to 11:30 a.m.
Doubletree Suites, Seattle
Presented by Puget Sound Grantwriters Association
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/2i8dREI.

Overview of Fundraising and Your Career
Thursday, Apr. 13, 4:30 to 6:30 p.m.
TBD
Presented by AFP Advancement Northwest Washington Chapter
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/2ibYnzK.

Master of Nonprofit Leadership Information Session
Wednesday, Apr. 19, 5:30 to 6:30 p.m.
Seattle University, Seattle
Presented by Nonprofit Leadership at Seattle University
For more information and to register, visit https://www.seattleu.edu/artsci/nonprofit-graduate.

Northwest Washington Igniting Philanthropy Luncheon: Multi-Channel Fundraising: Effective Strategies
Thursday, Apr. 20, 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/2jmCuLx.

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

May 2017

What You Need to Know to Serve on a Nonprofit Board
Thursday, May 4, 12:00 to 1:00 p.m.
Conference call (no computer required)
Presented by Washington Nonprofits
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/2h4HGHy.

Martini Monday: How to Have a Great Informational Interview
Monday, May 8, 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/2ixuAyW.

Essential Grantwriting
Thursday, May 11, 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Firstenburg Community Center, Vancouver, WA
Presented by Spark the Fire Grantwriting
For more information and to register, visit http://sparkthefiregrantwriting.com.

Seattle Lunchtime Meeting
Wednesday, May 17, 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.

Essential Grantwriting
Wednesday, May 24, 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Yakima YMCA, Yakima
Presented by Spark the Fire Grantwriting
For more information and to register, visit http://sparkthefiregrantwriting.com.

Hidden Treasure - Mid-Level Donors and Meeting Them on Their Journey
Wednesday, May 24, 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/2iXdE86.

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

June 2017

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.

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.

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.

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

July 2017

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.

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.

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

September 2017

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

October 2017

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.

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

November 2017

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.