Upcoming Training and Events

Jan / 17 / 2019
Board Basics: A Toolkit of Best Practices for Nonprofit Boards Explore the components of a strong board including planning, governance, operations, corporate responsibility, fundraising, and more.
Jan / 23 / 2019
Building Values Based Human Resources Practices In this half-day workshop, you will spend time identifying and understanding which values are implicit, which are explicit and how the design of your current human resources systems helps to support or contradict those values.
Jan / 29 / 2019
Participatory Facilitation: A Healthy Approach to Reaching Your Goals Learn how participatory facilitation can create settings and conversations that cultivate leadership among people impacted by social injustice.
Feb / 5 / 2019
Roots of Migration: Focus on Central America Presented by the Center to Support Immigrant Organizing, this workshop will focus on the root causes of migration from Central America’s Northern Triangle. Participants will explore the conditions that are uprooting migrants from Guatemala, Honduras and El Salvador and why they are traveling north to Mexico and the United States.
Feb / 14 / 2019
Effective Supervision (Feb) Effective supervision contributes directly to mission effectiveness at your nonprofit. Through this highly participatory training designed for supervisors with all levels of experience, learn how provide strong supervision that builds a culture of mutual respect.
Feb / 27 / 2019
Gender Identity and Sexual Orientation: Creating Inclusive Environments Given the national discourse around LGBTQ+ rights and the #MeToo movement, many nonprofits are exploring how they can create more inclusive environments and foster greater gender equity in the workplace. This interactive, fun workshop will explore issues around gender bias, gender identity and sexual orientation and how biases around these topics can impact organizational policies and practices.
Mar / 5 / 2019
Community Organizing Center to Support Immigrant Organizing will introduce participants to the process of grassroots community organizing. Participants will learn about strategies and tactics to cultivate the leadership of those impacted by injustice.
Mar / 19 / 2019
Organizational Lifecycles and Leadership There are unique management and leadership needs at different stages in an organization’s lifecycle. How can you identify where you are, where you might be going and what’s the best way to help you get there? In this workshop, you’ll become familiar with two developmental organizational models, identify the stage of your organization, and consider the implications for management and leadership structures.
Mar / 26 / 2019
Battle for Hearts and Minds Frustrated by the way the public thinks and talks about the issues you care about? This workshop will break through the mystique of the public narrative, present clear strategies to identify the current state of hearts and minds around your cause, and offer ways you can begin to shift the way people think.
Apr / 4 / 2019
Implementing Racial Equity Through Human Resources Are you looking for ways to assess how well your organization is operationalizing its stated values around diversity, inclusion, and equity? Are you ready to take action to change organizational policies, practices and culture, but feel overwhelmed or unsure of where to start? This highly participatory workshop will draw on the experiences of participants, asking them to reflect on the current state of their organizations and plan how to move forward.