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February 2024

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

Boards in Gear
Wednesday, Feb. 21, 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
Stanwood-Camano Area Foundation, Stanwood
Presented by Nonprofit Association of Washington
For more information and to register, click here.

Interim Executives Research to Practice Forum: The Nonprofit Workforce
Thursday, Feb. 22, 9:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
Online
Presented by Third Sector Company
For more information and to register, click here.

Break Into Tech (In-Person)
Thursday, Feb. 22, 6:00 to 7:30 p.m.
Northeastern University Seattle (Room #110), Seattle
Presented by Northeastern University Seattle
For more information and to register, click here.

The Powerful Process of Building Budgets
Tuesday, Feb. 27, 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
Hoquiam Timberland Library, Hoquiam
Presented by Nonprofit Association of Washington
For more information and to register, click here.

Finance Unlocked for Nonprofits
Wednesday, Feb. 28, 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
Salkum Timberland Library, Salkum
Presented by Nonprofit Association of Washington
For more information and to register, click here.

Nonprofit Innovation Summit: Liberatory Boards
Thursday, Feb. 29, 1:00 to 5:00 p.m.
Online
Presented by Nonprofit Association of Washington
For more information and to register, click here.

Women in Data Science Pre-conference Session
Thursday, Feb. 29, 5:00 to 6:30 p.m.
Northeastern University Seattle, Seattle
Presented by Northeastern University Seattle
For more information and to register, click here.

Alumni-Led Information Session
Thursday, Feb. 29, 5:30 to 6:30 p.m.
Online
Presented by University of Washington Cascade Executive Programs
For more information and to register, click here.

February and other 2024 events will be posted as we learn of them. Check back, please.

March 2024

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

Idaho Nonprofit Regional Conferences (Coeur d'Alene)
Monday & Tuesday, Mar. 4-5, 8:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. (CT)
Human Rights Education Institute, Coeur d'Alene
Presented by Idaho Nonprofit Center
For more information and to register, visit https://www.idahononprofits.org/regionals.html.

The Science of Story for Nonprofits
Tuesday, March 5, 11:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. (PT)
Online
Presented by Results Lab
For more information and to register, visit https://lu.ma/c641j9o2

Let's Go Legal
Tuesday, Mar. 5, 4:00 to 6:00 p.m.
Online
Presented by Nonprofit Association of Washington
For more information and to register, click here.

The Board-Executive Relationship: A Partnership that Works (2-part series)
Wednesdays, Mar. 6 & 13, 12:00 to 2:00 p.m.
Online
Presented by Nonprofit Association of Washington
For more information and to register, click here.

Idaho Nonprofit Regional Conferences (Pocatello)
Thursday & Friday, Mar. 7-8, 8:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. (CT)
Idaho Central Credit Union, Chubbuck
Presented by Idaho Nonprofit Center
For more information and to register, visit https://www.idahononprofits.org/regionals.html.

Board Chairs Academy Class #29 (6-part series)
Fridays, Mar. 8 to Dec. 6, 8:00 to 10:30 a.m.
Online
Presented by Third Sector Company
For more information and to register, click here.

Board Chairs Academy - Governance as Stewardship: The Art of Governing a Community Cause
Friday, Mar. 8, 8:00 to 10:30 a.m.
Online
Presented by Third Sector Company
For more information and to register, click here.

TableTalks™ (4-session series) – Individual/Major Gifts Professionals
Fridays, Mar. 8, Apr. 12, May 10, & June 14, 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
Non-Profit Works, Seattle
Presented by Wide Angle Coaching & TableTalks Peer Learning Groups
For more information and to register, click here.

Sustainable Futures: Redefining Education, Workforce, and Communities
Friday, Mar. 8, 4:30 to 7:00 p.m.
Northeastern University Seattle, Seattle
Presented by Northeastern University Seattle
For more information and to register, click here.

TableTalks™ (4-session series) – Individual/Major Gifts Professionals
Mondays, Mar. 11, Apr. 15, May 13, & June 17, 2:00 to 2:00 p.m.
Non-Profit Works, Seattle
Presented by Wide Angle Coaching & TableTalks Peer Learning Groups
For more information and to register, click here.

Idaho Nonprofit Regional Conferences (Twin Falls)
Tuesday & Wednesday, Mar. 12-13, 8:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. (CT)
Magic Valley Arts Council, Twin Falls
Presented by Idaho Nonprofit Center
For more information and to register, visit https://www.idahononprofits.org/regionals.html.

Faculty Workshop Series: Charting a Course to Quantum Computing
Wednesday, Mar. 13, 5:30 to 7:00 p.m.
Online
Presented by Northeastern University Seattle
For more information and to register, click here.

Nonprofit Technology Conference
Wednesday to Friday, Mar. 13-15, all day
Portland (OR) and online
Presented by NTEN
For more information and to register, visit https://www.nten.org/gather/ntc.

Nonprofit Innovation Summit: Re-visioning Nonprofit Finance: Aligning Finance with Mission
Thursday, Mar. 14, 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Online
Presented by Nonprofit Association of Washington
For more information and to register, click here.

TableTalks™ (4-session series) – Executive Leaders
Fridays, Mar. 15, Apr. 26, May 17, & June 21, 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
Online
Presented by Wide Angle Coaching & TableTalks Peer Learning Groups
For more information and to register, click here.

March 2024 Shoptalk
Friday, Mar. 15, 9:30 to 10:30 a.m.
Online
Presented by Puget Sound Grantwriters Association
For more information and to register, click here.

March 2024 Stafftalk
Friday, Mar. 15, 9:30 to 10:30 a.m.
Online
Presented by Puget Sound Grantwriters Association
For more information and to register, click here.

TableTalks™ (4-session series) – Development/Fundraising Professionals
Tuesdays, Mar. 19, Apr. 16, May 14, & June 25, 2:00 to 5:00 p.m.
Online
Presented by Wide Angle Coaching & TableTalks Peer Learning Groups
For more information and to register, click here.

Finance Unlocked for Nonprofits
Wednesday, Mar. 20, 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
Stanwood-Camano Area Foundation, Stanwood
Presented by Nonprofit Association of Washington
For more information and to register, click here.

TableTalks™ (4-session series) – Development/Fundraising Professionals
Wednesdays, Mar. 20, Apr. 17, May 15, & June 26, 2:00 to 5:00 p.m.
Online
Presented by Wide Angle Coaching & TableTalks Peer Learning Groups
For more information and to register, click here.

Women Who Empower
Thursday, Mar. 21, time TBA
Northeastern University Seattle, Seattle
Presented by Northeastern University Seattle
For more information and to register, click here.

Seattle Husky Hackathon
Friday, Mar. 22, time TBA
Northeastern University Seattle, Seattle
Presented by Northeastern University Seattle
For more information and to register, click here.

Tools for Running an Effective Nonprofit
Tuesday, Mar. 26, 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Gladish Community center, Pullman
Presented by Nonprofit Association of Washington
For more information and to register, click here.

The 4 R's of Volunteer Management: Recruitment, Recognition, and Retention = Revenue!
Tuesday, Mar. 26, 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
Hoquiam Timberland Library, Hoquiam
Presented by Nonprofit Association of Washington
For more information and to register, click here.

Let's Go Legal
Wednesday, Mar. 27, 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
Salkum Timberland Library, Salkum
Presented by Nonprofit Association of Washington
For more information and to register, click here.

Trailblazing Together: Nonprofit Event Trends
Thursday, Mar. 28, 4:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.
Pacific Tower, Panoramic Room
1200 12th Avenue South, Seattle, WA
Presented by 501 Commons and GFS Events
For more information and to register, visit bit.ly/Nonprofit_Event_Trends.

Faculty Workshop Series: TinyML
Saturday, Mar. 30, 10:00 to 11:30 a.m.
Northeastern University Seattle, Seattle
Presented by Northeastern University Seattle
For more information and to register, click here.

March and other 2024 events will be posted as we learn of them. Check back, please.

April 2024

Certificate in Grantwriting
The Business of Freelance Grantwriting
Executive Certificate in Grantwriting
Bundle Certificate in Grantwriting + The Business of Freelance Grantwriting

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

Foundations of Compensation: Understanding the Basics (3-part series)
Apr. 1, Apr 15, & Apr. 29, from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. (PT)
In-person
Presented by 501 Commons
For more information and to register, visit https://bit.ly/FoundationsOfCompensation

Find Calm in the Chaos: Webinar for Nonprofit Leaders in Complicated Times
Apr. 4, Apr 11, Apr 18, 10:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. (PT) and Apr 25, from 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. (PT)
Online
Presented by Civic Reinventions and 501 Commons
For more information and to register, visit https://bit.ly/FindCalmInTheChaos

Board Chairs Academy - The ABCs of Developing a Nonprofit Board: Evolving a Board to Its Potential
Friday, Apr. 5, 8:00 to 10:30 a.m.
Online
Presented by Third Sector Company
For more information and to register, click here.

Boards in Gear
Thursday, Apr. 11, 12:00 to 2:00 p.m.
Online
Presented by Nonprofit Association of Washington
For more information and to register, click here.

Tools for Running an Effective Nonprofit
Saturday, Apr. 13, 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Create Art Center, Newport
Presented by Nonprofit Association of Washington
For more information and to register, click here.

Let's Go Legal
Wednesday, Apr. 17, 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
Stanwood-Camano Area Foundation, Stanwood
Presented by Nonprofit Association of Washington
For more information and to register, click here.

Faculty Workshop Series: Designing IoT Systems
Thursday, Apr. 18, 6:00 to 7:30 p.m.
Online
Presented by Northeastern University Seattle
For more information and to register, click here.

Succession Planning Re-Imagined: Leadership Continuity to Sustain Your Mission (2-part series)
Thursday, Apr. 18 & 25, 12:00 to 1:30 p.m.
Online
Presented by Nonprofit Association of Washington
For more information and to register, click here.

Tools for Running an Effective Nonprofit
Friday, Apr. 19, 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Mason County Senior Activities Association, Shelton
Presented by Nonprofit Association of Washington
For more information and to register, click here.

April 2024 Shoptalk
Friday, April 19, 9:30 to 10:30 a.m.
Online
Presented by Puget Sound Grantwriters Association
For more information and to register, click here.

April 2024 Stafftalk
Friday, April 19, 9:30 to 10:30 a.m.
Online
Presented by Puget Sound Grantwriters Association
For more information and to register, click here.

Introduction to Interim Executives Academy
Thursday, Apr. 25, 10:00 to 11:00 a.m.
Online
Presented by Third Sector Company
For more information and to register, click here.

21st Annual Seattle Funders Forum
Friday, April 26, 9:00 to 11:45 a.m.
Online
Presented by Puget Sound Grantwriters Association
For more information and to register, click here.

April and other 2024 events will be posted as we learn of them. Check back, please.

May 2024

Certificate in Grantwriting
The Business of Freelance Grantwriting
Executive Certificate in Grantwriting
Bundle Certificate in Grantwriting + The Business of Freelance Grantwriting

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

Finance Unlocked for Nonprofits
Thursday, May 2, 12:00 to 2:00 p.m.
Online
Presented by Nonprofit Association of Washington
For more information and to register, click here.

Board Chairs Academy - The Board & Executive Relationship: A Leveraged Partnership in Service to Others
Friday, May 3, 8:00 to 10:30 a.m.
Online
Presented by Third Sector Company
For more information and to register, click here.

GiveBIG 2024
Tuesday & Wednesday, May 7-8, midnight to midnight
Online
Presented by 501 Commons
For more information and to register, visit wagives.org.

Faculty Workshop Series: Power Laws in Economics and AI
Wednesday, May 8, 6:00 to 7:30 p.m.
Online
Presented by Northeastern University Seattle
For more information and to register, click here.

Succession Planning Consultant Bootcamp
Thursday & Friday, May 9-10, 9:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
Online
Presented by Third Sector Company
For more information and to register, click here.

Washington State Nonprofit Conference
Tuesday to Thursday, May 14-16, all day
Online
Presented by Nonprofit Association of Washington
For more information and to register, click here.

May 2024 Shoptalk
Friday, May 17, 9:30 to 10:30 a.m.
Online
Presented by Puget Sound Grantwriters Association
For more information and to register, click here.

May 2024 Stafftalk
Friday, May 17, 9:30 to 10:30 a.m.
Online
Presented by Puget Sound Grantwriters Association
For more information and to register, click here.

Idaho Leads: Nonprofit Leadership Development
Monday to Wednesday, May 20-22, all day
Online and in-person
Presented by Idaho Nonprofit Center
For more information and to register, click here.

Cash Forecasting
Wednesday, May 29, 12:00 to 1:00 p.m.
Online
Presented by Nonprofit Association of Washington
For more information and to register, click here.

May and other 2024 events will be posted as we learn of them. Check back, please.

June 2024

Certificate in Grantwriting
The Business of Freelance Grantwriting
Executive Certificate in Grantwriting
Bundle Certificate in Grantwriting + The Business of Freelance Grantwriting

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

Interim Executives Academy (Class #19)
Tuesdays, June 4 to July 23, 9:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
Online
Presented by Third Sector Company
For more information and to register, click here.

June 2024 Shoptalk
Friday, June 21, 9:30 to 10:30 a.m.
Online
Presented by Puget Sound Grantwriters Association
For more information and to register, click here.

June 2024 Stafftalk
Friday, June 21, 9:30 to 10:30 a.m.
Online
Presented by Puget Sound Grantwriters Association
For more information and to register, click here.

June and other 2024 events will be posted as we learn of them. Check back, please.

July 2024

Certificate in Grantwriting
The Business of Freelance Grantwriting
Executive Certificate in Grantwriting
Bundle Certificate in Grantwriting + The Business of Freelance Grantwriting

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

July 2024 Shoptalk
Friday, July 19, 9:30 to 10:30 a.m.
Online
Presented by Puget Sound Grantwriters Association
For more information and to register, click here.

July 2024 Stafftalk
Friday, July 19, 9:30 to 10:30 a.m.
Online
Presented by Puget Sound Grantwriters Association
For more information and to register, click here.

Executive Director Confab! 2024 (July - November)
Online series dates & time: 7/30, 8/20, 9/10, 10/1, 10/22 from 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. (PT)
In-person Capstone 11/21-22 (time & location TBD)
Presented by 501 Commons and Incite! Consulting
For more information and to register, visit https://bit.ly/Confab2024_July_November

July and other 2024 events will be posted as we learn of them. Check back, please.

August 2024

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

August 2024 Shoptalk
Friday, Aug. 16, 9:30 to 10:30 a.m.
Online
Presented by Puget Sound Grantwriters Association
For more information and to register, click here.

August 2024 Stafftalk
Friday, Aug. 16, 9:30 to 10:30 a.m.
Online
Presented by Puget Sound Grantwriters Association
For more information and to register, click here.

Introduction to Interim Executives Academy
Tuesday, Aug. 20, 10:00 to 11:00 a.m.
Online
Presented by Third Sector Company
For more information and to register, click here.

August and other 2024 events will be posted as we learn of them. Check back, please.

September 2024

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

September 2024 Shoptalk
Friday, Sept. 20, 9:30 to 10:30 a.m.
Online
Presented by Puget Sound Grantwriters Association
For more information and to register, click here.

September 2024 Stafftalk
Friday, Sept. 20, 9:30 to 10:30 a.m.
Online
Presented by Puget Sound Grantwriters Association
For more information and to register, click here.

September and other 2024 events will be posted as we learn of them. Check back, please.

October 2024

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

Board Chairs Academy - Leadership Succession Planning: Assuring a Continuity of Leadership for Your Organization
Friday, Oct. 11, 8:00 to 10:30 a.m.
Online
Presented by Third Sector Company
For more information and to register, click here.

October 2024 Shoptalk
Friday, Oct. 18, 9:30 to 10:30 a.m.
Online
Presented by Puget Sound Grantwriters Association
For more information and to register, click here.

October 2024 Stafftalk
Friday, Oct. 18, 9:30 to 10:30 a.m.
Online
Presented by Puget Sound Grantwriters Association
For more information and to register, click here.

October and other 2024 events will be posted as we learn of them. Check back, please.

November 2024

Certificate in Grantwriting
The Business of Freelance Grantwriting
Executive Certificate in Grantwriting
Bundle Certificate in Grantwriting + The Business of Freelance Grantwriting

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

Board Chairs Academy - The Board & Fundraising: Building Community Equity for Sustainable Impact
Friday, Nov. 8, 8:00 to 10:30 a.m.
Online
Presented by Third Sector Company
For more information and to register, click here.

November 2024 Shoptalk
Friday, Nov. 15, 9:30 to 10:30 a.m.
Online
Presented by Puget Sound Grantwriters Association
For more information and to register, click here.

November 2024 Stafftalk
Friday, Nov. 15, 9:30 to 10:30 a.m.
Online
Presented by Puget Sound Grantwriters Association
For more information and to register, click here.

November and other 2024 events will be posted as we learn of them. Check back, please.

December 2024

Certificate in Grantwriting
The Business of Freelance Grantwriting
Executive Certificate in Grantwriting
Bundle Certificate in Grantwriting + The Business of Freelance Grantwriting

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

Board Chairs Academy - Cultivating a Generative Board: Facilitating a Culture of Evolution & Innovation
Friday, Dec. 6, 8:00 to 10:30 a.m.
Online
Presented by Third Sector Company
For more information and to register, click here.

December 2024 Shoptalk
Friday, Dec. 13, 9:30 to 10:30 a.m.
Online
Presented by Puget Sound Grantwriters Association
For more information and to register, click here.

December 2024 Stafftalk
Friday, Dec. 13, 9:30 to 10:30 a.m.
Online
Presented by Puget Sound Grantwriters Association
For more information and to register, click here.

December and other 2024 events will be posted as we learn of them. Check back, please.