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Washington State Nonprofit Conference

Meydenbaur Center 11110 NE 6th St., Bellevue

  The Washington State Nonprofit Conference is the only annual statewide gathering for members of the nonprofit community. Take a day away from your desk to see your challenges from another perspective, meet nonprofit leaders from across the state, and visualize how you can lead the change for a better nonprofit sector. Come see me at the …

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Boards in Gear webinar

Presenting BOARDS IN GEAR with Ginny Lang and Nancy Bacon for Washington Nonprofits. Tuesday, April 10 at NOON. Join us for this free webinar that’s useful for people who work with nonprofits of every size and description.

Boards in Gear in Everett, WA

WAshington State University 915 North Broadway, Everett

I love presenting Boards in Gear, one of the most popular workshops from Washington Nonprofits. Join me in Everett on a June evening to talk about the importance of Boards and ways to make board service more effective and enjoyable. This live workshop is designed for board members and the people who work with them, …

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$20

Grantwriting – Level 1

Whatcom Community College 237 W. Kellogg Road, Bellingham

A BRAND NEW FORMAT! 2 sessions instead of  3   TWO Fridays September 20 and 27, 9 to noon – Take the mystery out of grant writing in this content-rich course designed to dramatically improve your grant writing skills. In this two-part workshop, you’ll learn how to research potential funders, analyze their requirements, and assemble …

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$115

Boards in Gear webinar

Presenting BOARDS IN GEAR with Ginny Lang and Nancy Bacon for Washington Nonprofits.  Wednesday, November 2 at NOON. Join us for this free webinar that’s useful for people who work with nonprofits of every size and description.  

Grantwriting Level 2

Whatcom Community College 237 W. Kellogg Road, Bellingham

Four Fridays, October 11 to November 1, 9 to 11. Roll up your sleeves and write a grant with the guidance of experienced grant writer Virginia Lang. From crafting a compelling narrative to creating a budget, you’ll work on an actual grant application, receive individualized feedback, and gain the confidence and skills to write grants …

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$159

Finance Unlocked for Nonprofits

Burlington Public Library Washington Avenue, Burlington

What happens when you bring a storyteller and nonprofit accountant together to address nonprofit financial literacy? Finance Unlocked for Nonprofits (FUN) represents a departure from existing finance trainings. It expands what staff and board members know and can do relates nonprofit finance through BINGO cards, video shorts featuring a Jet City Improv actor, and supporting …

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$20

Strategic Planning – An Overview

Whatcom Community College 237 W. Kellogg Road, Bellingham

What is strategic planning for nonprofits? Why is it important, and how can it help your organization do its best work? This overview of nonprofit strategic planning answers these questions and more.  

Skagit Animals in Need Retreat

Today I’m facilitating a board retreat in Mount Vernon, WA for SAIN - Skagit Animals in Need.     SAIN supports Animal Control and law enforcement in preventing animal cruelty through outreach, education, and advocacy programs, and by facilitating the fostering, rehabilitation, and rehoming of animals in need. 

Boards in Gear webinar

Presenting BOARDS IN GEAR with Ginny Lang and Nancy Bacon for Washington Nonprofits. Tuesday, January 28 at NOON. Join us for this free webinar that’s useful for people who work with nonprofits of every size and description.    

Free

Sharpen Your Presentation Skills

Whatcom Community College 237 W. Kellogg Road, Bellingham

  Does that presentation tomorrow keep you awake tonight? The good news is that sharpening your speaking skills doesn’t have to be complicated. It only requires learning some basic techniques and practice. This is your opportunity to gain skills, increase self-confidence, and grow as a leader. As an added bonus—your newfound skills will transfer to …

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$79

Grantwriting – Level 1

Whatcom Community College 237 W. Kellogg Road, Bellingham

THIS EVENT IS NOW VIRTUAL! Three Fridays March 13 to March 27, 9 to 11 am – Take the mystery out of grant writing in this content-rich course designed to dramatically improve your grant writing skills. In this three-part workshop, you’ll learn how to research potential funders, analyze their requirements, and assemble the components of …

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$119

Volunteer Management

Whatcom Community College 237 W. Kellogg Road, Bellingham

THIS EVENT IS NOW VIRTUAL! Learn how to recruit and retain a team of engaged and committed volunteers for your organization. We’ve all experienced the challenges of managing smart, capable people as they try to give their best for our organizations–whether board members, staff–anyone in a volunteer role. We’ll look at what attracts volunteers to …

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$59

Boards in Gear webinar

Presenting BOARDS IN GEAR with Ginny Lang and Nancy Bacon for Washington Nonprofits. Thursday, April 16 at NOON to 1:30. Join us for this free webinar that’s useful for people who work with nonprofits of every size and description.

Free

Boards in Gear in Burlington, WA

Burlington Public Library Washington Avenue, Burlington

THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED AND WILL BE RESCHEDULED LATER IN THE YEAR I love presenting Boards in Gear, one of the most popular workshops from Washington Nonprofits. Join me in Burlington on an April evening to talk about the importance of Boards and ways to make board service more effective and enjoyable. This live …

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$20

Grantwriting – Level 1

Whatcom Community College 237 W. Kellogg Road, Bellingham

THIS CLASS IS VIRTUAL Three Thursday mornings May 7 to May 21, 9 - 11am Take the mystery out of grant writing in this content-rich course designed to dramatically improve your grant writing skills. In this three-part workshop, you’ll learn how to research potential funders, analyze their requirements, and assemble the components of grant proposals …

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$115

Tools for Running an Effective Nonprofit on Whidbey Island

Nordic Lodge Hall, Coupeville, WA 63 Jacobs Road, Coupeville

A day-long workshop where we will cover the basics of running a nonprofit. We will draw on tested tips and tools, including Washington Nonprofits' four learning toolkits on boards, finance, law, and planning. You will leave with concrete next steps on how to strengthen your organization to better achieve your mission. Join us on this …

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