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iphone CalendarTake advantage of excellent learning and networking opportunities offered by service providers in the Nonprofit Resource Directory. Some events have a fee, but others are free!

This calendar is updated regularly. So bookmark it and check back often. Also, let event organizers know youfound their event in the Nonprofit Resource Directory.

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Due to the concerns about COVID-19, many of the events listed below may be subject to cancellation or postponement. Please check each listing for more information.

2022 | DECEMBER

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December 2022

Certificate in Grantwriting
On-demand webinar
Online
Presented by Spark the Fire Grantwriting Classes
For more information and to register, visit https://sparkthefiregrantwriting.com.

The Business of Freelance Grantwriting
On-demand webinar
Online
Presented by Spark the Fire Grantwriting Classes
For more information and to register, visit https://sparkthefiregrantwriting.com.

Board Chairs Academy – The Board & Fundraising (part 3 of 6)
Friday, Dec. 2, 8:00 to 10:00 a.m.
Online
Presented by Third Sector Company
For more information and to register, visit https://bit.ly/39s021p.

Executive Director Forum
Friday, Dec 2, 9:00 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.
Online
Presented by 501 Commons
For more information and to register, visit https://bit.ly/3Cawnpy.

Creating a Culture of Care to Support Employee Sustainability
Tuesday, Dec. 6, 12:00 to 1:30 p.m.
Online
Presented by Nonprofit Association of Washington
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/3O84G4u.

Shared Leadership Gathering
Tuesday, Dec. 6, 3:00 to 4:00 p.m.
Online
Presented by Nonprofit Association of Washington
For more information and to register, visit https://bit.ly/3cynrQp.

Goalmakers Annual Conference 2022
Wednesday to Thursday, Dec. 7 & 8, all day
Online and Bell Harbor International Conference Center (Seattle)
Presented by Global Washington
For more information and to register, visit https://bit.ly/3W42vlx.

Introduction to Interim Executives Academy
Wednesday, Dec. 7, 9:30 to 10:30 a.m.
Online
Presented by Third Sector Company
For more information and to register, visit https://bit.ly/3cMi7sx.

Unpacking Failed DEI Efforts
Wednesday, Dec. 7, 12:00 to 1:30 p.m.
Online
Presented by UW Tacoma Professional Development Center
For more information and to register, visit https://bit.ly/3NI6z72.

Boards in Gear
Wednesday, Dec. 7, 4:00 to 7:00 p.m.
Amara, Seattle
Presented by Nonprofit Association of Washington
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/3Ebg0bz.

Volunteer Management in Blue and Grey Skies: Disaster Preparedness and Recovery
Thursday, Dec. 8, 7:00 to 8:30 a.m.
Online
Presented by Nonprofit Association of Washington
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/3i3t7UI

Board EXCEL: Excellence in Community Engagement and Leadership
Thursday, Dec 8, 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
Online
Presented by 501 Commons
For more information and to register, visit https://bit.ly/3Cawnpy.

12th Annual South Sound Funders Forum
Friday, Dec. 9, 9:00 to 11:45 a.m.
Online
Presented by Puget Sound Grantwriters Association
For more information and to register, visit https://bit.ly/3U9Ub2u.

Nonprofit Holiday Social
Tuesday, Dec. 13, 4:30 to 7:00 p.m.
Location TBD
Presented by Nonprofit Network Southwest Washington
For more information and to register, visit https://bit.ly/3Uhxp8O.

Executive Director Coffee Hour
Wednesday, Dec. 14, 9:00 to 10:00 a.m.
Online
Presented by Nonprofit Association of Washington
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/3GhEbro.

Interim Executives Research to Practice Forum: AFP Fundraising Confidence Survey
Wednesday, Dec. 14, 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/3BjJjZD.

Fundraising Academy Monthly Webinar
Wednesday, Dec. 14, 11:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
Online
Presented by City University of Seattle - Sanford Institute of Philanthropy
For more information and to register, visit https://bit.ly/3sJcLmV.

Supervisor Coaching Labs: Sharpen Your Supervision – Performance Evaluation to Performance Learning (part 6 of 6)
Thursday, Dec. 15, 12:00 to 1:00 p.m.
Online
Presented by Nonprofit Association of Washington and Minnesota Council of Nonprofits
For more information and to register, visit https://bit.ly/3Ru4xtB.

Board Chairs Roundtable: Executive Performance Reviews
Friday, Dec. 16, 8:00 to 9:30 a.m.
Online
Presented by Third Sector Company
For more information and to register, visit https://bit.ly/3S5lTNN.

December 2022 Shoptalk
Friday, Dec. 16, 9:30 to 10:30 a.m.
Online
Presented by Puget Sound Grantwriters Association
For more information and to register, visit https://bit.ly/3zBYkF7.

December 2022 Stafftalk
Friday, Dec. 16, 9:30 to 10:30 a.m.
Online
Presented by Puget Sound Grantwriters Association
For more information and to register, visit https://bit.ly/3b9y0Zu.

Nonprofit Office Hour: Fundraising Events
Friday, Dec. 16, 12:00 to 1:00 p.m.
Online
Presented by Nonprofit Association of Washington
For more information and to register, visit https://bit.ly/3qIJ9oe.

December and other 2022 events will be posted as we learn of them. Check back, please.

January 2023

Certificate in Grantwriting
On-demand webinar
Online
Presented by Spark the Fire Grantwriting Classes
For more information and to register, visit https://sparkthefiregrantwriting.com.

The Business of Freelance Grantwriting
On-demand webinar
Online
Presented by Spark the Fire Grantwriting Classes
For more information and to register, visit https://sparkthefiregrantwriting.com.

Introduction to Interim Executives Academy
Wednesday, Jan. 4, 10:00 to 11:00 a.m.
Online
Presented by Third Sector Company
For more information and to register, visit https://bit.ly/3cMi7sx.

Certificate in Grantwriting (8-part series)
Tuesdays, Jan. 10 to Feb. 28 (afternoon or night course)
Online
Presented by Spark the Fire Grantwriting Classes
For more information and to register, visit https://sparkthefiregrantwriting.com.

What You Need to Know to Serve on a Board
Tuesday, Jan. 10, 12:00 to 1:00 p.m.
Conference call
Presented by Nonprofit Association of Washington
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/3UWFXT1.

National Interim Executives Roundtable: Looking Forward to 2023
Wednesday, Jan. 11, 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/3gZZ5RB.

Strategic Planning in Nonprofits (part 1 of 3)
Wednesday, Jan. 11, 4:00 to 5:30 p.m.
Online
Presented by Nonprofit Association of Washington
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/3g6qssP.

HR & Financial Strategy in the New Economy
Thursday, Jan. 12, 10:00 to 11:30 p.m.
Online
Presented by Nonprofit Association of Washington
For more information and to register, visit https://bit.ly/3Uls9kE.

Emotional Intelligence for Interim Leaders
Wednesday, Jan. 18, 8:00 to 10:00 a.m.
Online
Presented by Third Sector Company
For more information and to register, visit https://bit.ly/3TQtSi0.

Risk Management for Programs Serving Children and Youth
Wednesday, Jan. 18, 12:00 to 2:00 p.m.
Online
Presented by Nonprofit Association of Washington
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/3OasRPU.

Strategic Planning in Nonprofits (part 2 of 3)
Wednesday, Jan. 18, 4:00 to 5:30 p.m.
Online
Presented by Nonprofit Association of Washington
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/3g6qssP.

January 2023 Shoptalk
Friday, Jan. 20, 9:30 to 10:30 a.m.
Online
Presented by Puget Sound Grantwriters Association
For more information and to register, visit https://bit.ly/3B40CgZ.

January 2023 Stafftalk
Friday, Jan. 20, 9:30 to 10:30 a.m.
Online
Presented by Puget Sound Grantwriters Association
For more information and to register, visit https://bit.ly/3R7MvMY.

Nonprofit Office Hour: Policy & Advocacy
Friday, Jan. 20, 12:00 to 1:00 p.m.
Online
Presented by Nonprofit Association of Washington
For more information and to register, visit https://bit.ly/3BnrQhi.

Boards in Gear
Tuesday, Jan. 24, 4:00 to 5:30 p.m.
Online
Presented by Nonprofit Association of Washington
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/3EdYSSu.

Bringing Healing to Our Equity Work
Wednesday, Jan. 25, 1:00 to 4:00 p.m.
Online
Presented by Nonprofit Association of Washington
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/3tyriSd.

Strategic Planning in Nonprofits (part 3 of 3)
Wednesday, Jan. 25, 4:00 to 5:30 p.m.
Online
Presented by Nonprofit Association of Washington
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/3g6qssP.

Tools for Running an Effective Nonprofit Series (part 1 of 3)
Thursday, Jan. 26, 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
Online
Presented by Nonprofit Association of Washington
For more information and to register, visit https://bit.ly/3cxTsb9.

Finance Unlocked for Nonprofits
Tuesday, Jan. 31, 4:00 to 7:00 p.m.
Amara, Seattle
Presented by Nonprofit Association of Washington
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/3UKnYiX.

January and other 2023 events will be posted as we learn of them. Check back, please.

February 2023

Certificate in Grantwriting
On-demand webinar
Online
Presented by Spark the Fire Grantwriting Classes
For more information and to register, visit https://sparkthefiregrantwriting.com.

The Business of Freelance Grantwriting
On-demand webinar
Online
Presented by Spark the Fire Grantwriting Classes
For more information and to register, visit https://sparkthefiregrantwriting.com.

Tools for Running an Effective Nonprofit Series (part 2 of 3)
Thursday, Feb. 2, 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
Online
Presented by Nonprofit Association of Washington
For more information and to register, visit https://bit.ly/3cxTsb9.

Interim Executives Academy (Class #15) – An Introduction to Interim Leadership (part 1 of 8)
Tuesday, Feb. 7, 8:00 to 10:00 a.m.
Online
Presented by Third Sector Company 
For more information and to register, visit https://bit.ly/3DN8Afz.

Tools for Running an Effective Nonprofit Series (part 3 of 3)
Thursday, Feb. 9, 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
Online
Presented by Nonprofit Association of Washington
For more information and to register, visit https://bit.ly/3cxTsb9.

Interim Executives Academy (Class #15) – The Engagement Phase (part 2 of 8)
Tuesday, Feb. 7, 8:00 to 10:00 a.m.
Online
Presented by Third Sector Company 
For more information and to register, visit https://bit.ly/3DN8Afz.

Let's Go Legal
Thursday, Feb. 16, 4:00 to 7:00 p.m.
Amara, Seattle
Presented by Nonprofit Association of Washington
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/3Ezcfhr.

Diversity, Equity, Inclusion for Board Leaders
Friday, Feb. 17, 8:00 to 10:00 a.m.
Online
Presented by Third Sector Company 
For more information and to register, visit https://bit.ly/3U7vaEY.

February 2023 Shoptalk
Friday, Feb. 17, 9:30 to 10:30 a.m.
Online
Presented by Puget Sound Grantwriters Association
For more information and to register, visit https://bit.ly/3fmlt6Z.

February 2023 Stafftalk
Friday, Feb. 17, 9:30 to 10:30 a.m.
Online
Presented by Puget Sound Grantwriters Association
For more information and to register, visit https://bit.ly/3UewRAA.

Nonprofit Office Hour: Strategic Planning
Friday, Feb. 17, 12:00 to 1:00 p.m.
Online
Presented by Nonprofit Association of Washington
For more information and to register, visit https://bit.ly/3dl1hS2.

Interim Executives Academy (Class #15) – The Diagnostic Phase (part 3 of 8)
Tuesday, Feb. 21, 8:00 to 10:00 a.m.
Online
Presented by Third Sector Company 
For more information and to register, visit https://bit.ly/3DN8Afz.

Role of the Board Chair (part 1 of 4)
Wednesday, Feb. 22, 12:00 to 1:00 p.m.
Online
Presented by Nonprofit Association of Washington
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/3Ak7qpL.

The Power of Community: Why and How to Build It in the Workplace
Wednesday, Feb. 22, 1:30 to 3:00 p.m.
Online
Presented by 501 Commons
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/3Ujg8vJ

Interim Executives Academy (Class #15) – The Planning Phase (part 4 of 8)
Tuesday, Feb. 28, 8:00 to 10:00 a.m.
Online
Presented by Third Sector Company 
For more information and to register, visit https://bit.ly/3DN8Afz.

Finance Unlocked for Nonprofits
Tuesday, Feb. 28, 4:00 to 5:30 p.m.
Online
Presented by Nonprofit Association of Washington
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/3X3NXmW.

February and other 2023 events will be posted as we learn of them. Check back, please.

March 2023

Certificate in Grantwriting
On-demand webinar
Online
Presented by Spark the Fire Grantwriting Classes
For more information and to register, visit https://sparkthefiregrantwriting.com.

The Business of Freelance Grantwriting
On-demand webinar
Online
Presented by Spark the Fire Grantwriting Classes
For more information and to register, visit https://sparkthefiregrantwriting.com.

Role of the Board Chair (part 2 of 4)
Wednesday, Mar. 1, 12:00 to 1:00 p.m.
Online
Presented by Nonprofit Association of Washington
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/3Ak7qpL.

Interim Executives Academy (Class #15) – The Intervention Phase Pt. 1 (part 5 of 8)
Tuesday, Mar. 7, 8:00 to 10:00 a.m.
Online
Presented by Third Sector Company 
For more information and to register, visit https://bit.ly/3DN8Afz.

Role of the Board Chair (part 3 of 4)
Wednesday, Mar. 8, 12:00 to 1:00 p.m.
Online
Presented by Nonprofit Association of Washington
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/3Ak7qpL.

Interim Executives Academy (Class #15) – The Intervention Phase Pt. 2 (part 6 of 8)
Tuesday, Mar. 14, 8:00 to 10:00 a.m.
Online
Presented by Third Sector Company 
For more information and to register, visit https://bit.ly/3DN8Afz.

Role of the Board Chair (part 4 of 4)
Wednesday, Mar. 15, 12:00 to 1:00 p.m.
Online
Presented by Nonprofit Association of Washington
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/3Ak7qpL.

Introduction to Board Chairs Academy
Friday, Mar. 17, 8:00 to 9:00 a.m.
Online
Presented by Third Sector Company 
For more information and to register, visit https://bit.ly/3sJbJH2.

March 2023 Shoptalk
Friday, Mar. 17, 9:30 to 10:30 a.m.
Online
Presented by Puget Sound Grantwriters Association
For more information and to register, visit https://bit.ly/3DoQJKG.

March 2023 Stafftalk
Friday, Mar. 17, 9:30 to 10:30 a.m.
Online
Presented by Puget Sound Grantwriters Association
For more information and to register, visit https://bit.ly/3DLyuR4.

Nonprofit Office Hour: Finance
Friday, Mar. 17, 12:00 to 1:00 p.m.
Online
Presented by Nonprofit Association of Washington
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/3OgbGws.

Interim Executives Academy (Class #15) – The Succession Phase (part 7 of 8)
Tuesday, Mar. 21, 8:00 to 10:00 a.m.
Online
Presented by Third Sector Company 
For more information and to register, visit https://bit.ly/3DN8Afz.

Interim Executives Academy (Class #15) – The Pivot Phase (part 8 of 8)
Tuesday, Mar. 28, 8:00 to 10:00 a.m.
Online
Presented by Third Sector Company 
For more information and to register, visit https://bit.ly/3DN8Afz.

Let's Go Legal
Tuesday, Mar. 28, 4:00 to 5:30 p.m.
Online
Presented by Nonprofit Association of Washington
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/3g9IgDm.

March and other 2023 events will be posted as we learn of them. Check back, please.

April 2023

Certificate in Grantwriting
On-demand webinar
Online
Presented by Spark the Fire Grantwriting Classes
For more information and to register, visit https://sparkthefiregrantwriting.com.

The Business of Freelance Grantwriting
On-demand webinar
Online
Presented by Spark the Fire Grantwriting Classes
For more information and to register, visit https://sparkthefiregrantwriting.com.

Board Chairs Academy (Class #28) – Board Governance (part 1 of 6)
Friday, Apr. 7, 8:00 to 10:00 a.m.
Online
Presented by Third Sector Company
For more information and to register, visit https://bit.ly/3XRtQZG.

April and other 2023 events will be posted as we learn of them. Check back, please.

May 2023

Certificate in Grantwriting
On-demand webinar
Online
Presented by Spark the Fire Grantwriting Classes
For more information and to register, visit https://sparkthefiregrantwriting.com.

The Business of Freelance Grantwriting
On-demand webinar
Online
Presented by Spark the Fire Grantwriting Classes
For more information and to register, visit https://sparkthefiregrantwriting.com.

GiveBIG
Tuesday & Wednesday, May 2-3, midnight to midnight
Online
Presented by 501 Commons
For more information and to register, visit https://www.wagives.org.

Board Chairs Academy (Class #28) – Board Development (part 2 of 6)
Friday, May 5, 8:00 to 10:00 a.m.
Online
Presented by Third Sector Company
For more information and to register, visit https://bit.ly/3XRtQZG.

May and other 2023 events will be posted as we learn of them. Check back, please.

June 2023

Certificate in Grantwriting
On-demand webinar
Online
Presented by Spark the Fire Grantwriting Classes
For more information and to register, visit https://sparkthefiregrantwriting.com.

The Business of Freelance Grantwriting
On-demand webinar
Online
Presented by Spark the Fire Grantwriting Classes
For more information and to register, visit https://sparkthefiregrantwriting.com.

Board Chairs Academy (Class #28) – The Board & Fundraising (part 3 of 6)
Friday, June 2, 8:00 to 10:00 a.m.
Online
Presented by Third Sector Company
For more information and to register, visit https://bit.ly/3XRtQZG.

June and other 2023 events will be posted as we learn of them. Check back, please.

July 2023

Certificate in Grantwriting
On-demand webinar
Online
Presented by Spark the Fire Grantwriting Classes
For more information and to register, visit https://sparkthefiregrantwriting.com.

The Business of Freelance Grantwriting
On-demand webinar
Online
Presented by Spark the Fire Grantwriting Classes
For more information and to register, visit https://sparkthefiregrantwriting.com.

Board Chairs Academy (Class #28) – Leadership Succession (part 4 of 6)
Friday, July 7, 8:00 to 10:00 a.m.
Online
Presented by Third Sector Company
For more information and to register, visit https://bit.ly/3XRtQZG.

July and other 2023 events will be posted as we learn of them. Check back, please.

August 2023

Certificate in Grantwriting
On-demand webinar
Online
Presented by Spark the Fire Grantwriting Classes
For more information and to register, visit https://sparkthefiregrantwriting.com.

The Business of Freelance Grantwriting
On-demand webinar
Online
Presented by Spark the Fire Grantwriting Classes
For more information and to register, visit https://sparkthefiregrantwriting.com.

Board Chairs Academy (Class #28) – The Board & Executive Relationship (part 5 of 6)
Friday, Aug. 4, 8:00 to 10:00 a.m.
Online
Presented by Third Sector Company
For more information and to register, visit https://bit.ly/3XRtQZG.

August and other 2023 events will be posted as we learn of them. Check back, please.

September 2023

Certificate in Grantwriting
On-demand webinar
Online
Presented by Spark the Fire Grantwriting Classes
For more information and to register, visit https://sparkthefiregrantwriting.com.

The Business of Freelance Grantwriting
On-demand webinar
Online
Presented by Spark the Fire Grantwriting Classes
For more information and to register, visit https://sparkthefiregrantwriting.com.

Board Chairs Academy (Class #28) – The Generative Board (part 6 of 6)
Friday, Sept. 8, 8:00 to 10:00 a.m.
Online
Presented by Third Sector Company
For more information and to register, visit https://bit.ly/3XRtQZG.

September and other 2023 events will be posted as we learn of them. Check back, please.