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

June 2017

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.

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.

Giving USA 2017 Northwest Perspective
Wednesday, June 21, 10:00 to 11:00 a.m.
Online
Presented by Collins Group, a division of Campbell & Company
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/2thy0el.

Networking Happy Hour with Friends of GlobalWA, Humanosophere and World Affairs Council
Thursday, June 22, 6:00 to 8:00 p.m.
Cuadra No. 32, Seattle
Presented by Global Washington
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/22K3aXJ.

Making a Compelling Presentation
Wednesday, June 28, 11:00 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.
City University of Seattle, Seattle
Presented by City University of Seattle - Sanford Institute of Philanthropy
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/2rylmJT.

Looking to Start with Federal Grants? This Panel Will Get You Started!
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, 501 Commons, and Idealware
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 Ultimate Grant Proposal Blueprint
Mondays, July 10, 17, 24, 31, Aug. 7, 14, 21, & 28, new videos released weekly
Online
Presented by Washington Nonprofits and GrantsMagic U
For more information and to register, visit http://www.grantsmagic.org/blueprint-WN.

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.

Nonprofit Board Membership 101
Tuesday, July 11, 4:00 to 8:00 p.m.
Green River Community College, Kent
Presented by Wayfind
For more information and to register, visit http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/2915235.

Webinar: Free Up Hidden Capacity & Improve Outcomes
Wednesday, July 12, 9:00 to 10:00 a.m.
Online
Presented by Impact Consultancy LLC
For more information and to register, visit https://www.impactconsultancy.org/events

Community Caucusing & Social Hour
Thursday, July 13, 4:00 to 5:30 p.m.
Puget Sound Community School, Seattle
Presented by Non-Profit Anti-Racism Coalition (NPARC)
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/2s3b6YM.

Improving Education & Human-Service Outcomes Using Human Centered Design
Monday, July 17, 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

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.

AFP Advancement Northwest's 2017 Summer Social
Thursday, July 27, 6:00 to 8:00 p.m.
Pyramid Brewing, Seattle
Presented by AFP Advancement Northwest
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/2qUpL75.

Roundtable for New Nonprofit Executives
Friday, July 28, 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.
Pacific Tower, Seattle
Presented by 501 Commons
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/2qQoX3h.

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.

Essentials: Audience Development for Events
Tuesday, Aug. 15, 7:30 to 9:30 a.m.
Hearing, Speech and Deafness Center, Seattle
Presented by AFP Advancement Northwest
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/2sAWnnA.

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.

Essentials: Winning Online Content: Digital Marketing and Communication Techniques to Captivate Donors
Tuesday, Sept. 19, 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.
Hearing, Speech and Deafness Center, Seattle
Presented by AFP Advancement Northwest
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/2sBdaHi.

Seattle Lunchtime Program
Wednesday, Sept. 20, 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.

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.

Leading Edge: Connecting the Dots: Engaging Your Board with Financial Reports
Wednesday, Sept. 27, 7:30 to 9:30 a.m.
TBD
Presented by AFP Advancement Northwest
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/2sAMINP.

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.

Northwest Washington Igniting Philanthropy Luncheon: The 6 Superpowers of a Small Shop Fundraiser
Thursday, Oct. 5, 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.
Bellingham Golf & Country Club, Bellingham
Presented by AFP Advancement Northwest
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/2ryvQJb.

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.

Martini Monday, Pitch Perfect: Crafting Your Quick Pitch
Monday, Oct. 16, 5:00 to 6:30 p.m.
TBD
Presented by AFP Advancement Northwest
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/2sBcr8P.

AFP Fundamentals of Fundraising Course
Thursday and Friday, Oct. 19-20, all day
City University of Seattle, Seattle
Presented by AFP Advancement Northwest
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/2s1H62b.

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.

Maximizing and Diversifying Support Through Planned Gifts
Thursday, Oct. 26, 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.
TBD
Presented by AFP Advancement Northwest
For more information and to register, visit http://bit.ly/2ryxaf5.

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.

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.