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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 you found their event in the Nonprofit Resource Directory.

For a searchable catalog of trainings, conferences, learning programs, and other offerings from Resource Directory providers and others, visit Learning Connections too.

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 | SEPTEMBER | OCTOBER | NOVEMBER | DECEMBER

2021 | JANUARY | FEBRUARY | MARCH

September 2020

Going Virtual: Redesigning Your Next Fundraising Event and Campaign
Wednesday, Sept. 16, 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/2Rfrsej.

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.

U.S. Chapter of International Association of Professional Health Logisticians (IAPHL) and the COVID-19 Work of Restart Partners Kick-Off Event
Wednesday, Sept. 16, 1:00 to 2:30 p.m.
Online
Presented by Global Washington
For more information and to register, visit https://bit.ly/3kFZ9D1.

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.

Charitable Solicitation: What Does It Take to be Compliant?
Thursday, Sept. 17, 10:00 to 11:00 a.m.
Online
Presented by Harbor Compliance
For more information and to register, visit https://bit.ly/3iCz3iz.

Setting Up and Hosting a Virtual Event
Thursday, Sept. 17, 12:00 to 1:00 p.m.
Online
Presented by Washington Nonprofits
For more information and to register, visit https://bit.ly/3bD3YsI.

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.

Interim Executives Information Exchange
Monday, Sept. 21, 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/33wMWJ6.

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.

Making the Ask with RANU
Wednesday, Sept. 23, 9:00 to 10:00 a.m.
Online
Presented by Renton Area Nonprofits United and City University of Seattle - Sanford Institute of Philanthropy
For more information and to register, visit https://bit.ly/3iOmKAg.

Strategic Planning in Nonprofits – Part 1: Getting Started with Strategic Planning
Wednesday, Sept. 23, 10:00 to 11:00 a.m.
Online
Presented by Washington Nonprofits
For more information and to register, visit https://bit.ly/32hrlFd.

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: Breaking Down Barriers in Grantseeking
Wednesday, Sept. 23, 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.
Online
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.

Child Labor Increasing Amid COVID-19 Pandemic
Friday, Sept. 25, 10:00 to 11:30 a.m.
Online
Presented by Global Washington
For more information and to register, visit https://bit.ly/3jKbvZO.

The Business of Freelance Grantwriting
Mondays, beginning Sept. 28
At-your-own-pace video course
Presented by Spark The Fire Grantwriting Classes
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.

Using GivingTuesday to Engage Your Mid-Level Donors
Tuesday, Sept. 29, 11:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
Online
Presented by Blackbaud and Campbell & Company
For more information and to register, visit https://bit.ly/2ZK8z7K.

Auditing Your Online Fundraising: Website and Donation Page
Wednesday, Sept. 30, 10:00 to 10:30 a.m.
Online
Presented by Campbell & Company
For more information and to register, visit https://bit.ly/3iBLImg.

Full Impact: BIPOC Link-Up
Wednesday, Sept. 30, 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.

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, beginning Oct. 6
At-your-own-pace video course
Presented by Seattle Central College - Continuing Education and Spark The Fire Grantwriting Classes
For more information and to register, visit https://www.sparkthefiregrantwriting.com.

Strategic Planning in Nonprofits – Part 2: Your North Star - Mission and Vision
Wednesday, Oct. 7, 10:00 to 11:30 a.m.
Online
Presented by Washington Nonprofits
For more information and to register, visit https://bit.ly/32hrlFd.

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 Governance 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.

Cultivating Major Gift Prospects Over Zoom
Wednesday, Oct. 14, 10:30 to 11:30 a.m.
Online
Presented by Campbell & Company
For more information and to register, visit https://bit.ly/2RAdi7v.

Full Impact: BIPOC Link-Up
Wednesday, Oct. 14, 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.

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.

Charitable Solicitation: What Does It Take to be Compliant?
Thursday, Oct. 15, 10:00 to 11:00 a.m.
Online
Presented by Harbor Compliance
For more information and to register, visit https://bit.ly/3iCz3iz.

Virtual Board Meetings
Thursday, Oct. 15, 12:00 to 1:30 p.m.
Online
Presented by Washington Nonprofits and Amanda Madorno at Roam Consulting LLC
For more information and to register, visit https://bit.ly/35iHkF9.

Navigating Amidst Overwhelming Times – Whether Because of Trauma, Crises, or Really, Really Hard Day
Friday, Oct. 16, 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
Online
Presented by AFP Advancement Northwest Washington Chapter
For more information and to register, visit https://conta.cc/33K9pCV.

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.

Auditing Your Online Fundraising: Email
Wednesday, Oct. 21, 10:00 to 10:30 a.m.
Online
Presented by Campbell & Company
For more information and to register, visit https://bit.ly/3iDE76R.

Strategic Planning in Nonprofits – Part 3: Rolling Up Your Sleeves - Plan, Executive, and Evaluate
Wednesday, Oct. 21, 10:00 to 11:30 a.m.
Online
Presented by Washington Nonprofits
For more information and to register, visit https://bit.ly/32hrlFd.

Board Chairs Academy: Series One – Board Governance 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.

Meeting Facilitation & Virtual Collaboration (part 1)
Thursday, Oct. 22, 10:00 to 11:30 a.m.
Online
Presented by Washington Nonprofits
For more information and to register, visit https://bit.ly/35dCGYW.

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.
Online
Presented by Seattle Works
For more information and to register, visit https://www.seattleworks.org/bipoc-linkup.

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, beginning Oct. 28
At-your-own-pace video course
Presented by Spark The Fire Grantwriting Classes
For more information and to register, visit https://www.sparkthefiregrantwriting.com.

Meeting Facilitation & Virtual Collaboration (part 2)
Thursday, Oct. 29, 10:00 to 11:30 a.m.
Online
Presented by Washington Nonprofits
For more information and to register, visit https://bit.ly/35dCGYW.

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

November 2020

The Business of Freelance Grantwriting
Mondays, beginning Nov. 2
At-your-own-pace video course
Presented by Spark The Fire Grantwriting Classes
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.

Make Your Virtual Event Accessible and Inclusive
Wednesday, Nov 4, 12:00 to 1:30 p.m.
Online
Presented by Washington Nonprofits
For more information and to register, visit https://bit.ly/35iq8PZ.

Board Chairs Academy: Series One – Board 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.

Auditing Your Online Fundraising: Social Media
Thursday, Nov. 12, 11:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
Online
Presented by Campbell & Company
For more information and to register, visit https://bit.ly/3kisySS.

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 – Board 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 – Resource Development 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, beginning Dec. 3
At-your-own-pace video course
Presented by Spark The Fire Grantwriting Classes
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 – Resource Development 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 – Succession Planning 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 – Succession Planning 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 – Board & Executive 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 – Board & Executive 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.

March 2021

Board Chairs Academy: Series One – Generative Board Presentation
Thursday, Mar. 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.

Board Chairs Academy: Series One – Generative Board Discussion
Thursday, Mar. 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.

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