Convenes nonprofit executive directors from throughout the Fox Cities in a professional network to discuss issues, and to learn from each other.
Education on critical leadership, management, technical and governance topics and earn a Nonprofit Management Certificate.
The Board Support program includes resources, tools and training for those serving on boards in Appleton, Wisconsin and the Fox Valley.
To learn about board, committee or task force service to our local community, join us at one of our events at the Timber Rattler’s Stadium.
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Nonprofits to be in attendance include: Feeding America, Loaves & Fishes Fox Valley, St. Joseph Food Pantry, and Riverview Gardens. To be held at Riverview Gardens, 5-7 p.m.More details »
Morning 1/2 workshop for executive directors and board members. What needs to be in place to begin a Strategic Plan? How to ensure you plan stays on track. Executive directors - bring your board members!More details »
Tips and tools for smaller to medium-sized nonprofits. Importance of endowments and reserves.More details »
To be held at the 5th Quarter Sports Bar and Banquet Hall, Little Chute, WI. 9-11 a.m. and 5-7 pm Co-hosted by Nonprofit Leadership Initiative and the Heart of the Valley Chamber of Commerce of Kaukauna, WI. Nonprofits seeking board members with the following skills: Marketing/Communication; Accounting; Fundraising; Event Planning; and Human Resources. Panel participants include: CAP Services, Community Benefit Tree, Jake’s Diapers, Center for Suicide Awareness and Girls Scouts. Other Heart of the Valley Chamber Member nonprofits will be…More details »
Topics: The “real” roles and responsibilities of a board. Compare board roles versus executive director and/or staff. Expectations of board members in meeting the needs of the nonprofit. Board recruitment and evaluation.More details »
7:30 am - 8:00 am: Registration and Breakfast 8:00 am - noon: Presentation by Clark & Gotzler, Attorneys at Law, LLC In this half-day session, you will learn how your organization can live your mission through the Human Resource function. (The trainers ensure me they have enough material for the full time frame.) Executive Directors: Even if you are a staff of one, the principles learned in this session will help you with all of your stakeholders. Board Members: Even…More details »
IS BOARD SERVICE THE MISSING PIECE OF YOUR COMMUNITY INVOLVEMENT? AS A NONPROFIT BOARD, COMMITTEE OR TASK FORCE MEMBER YOU WILL: Add or expand your critical thinking and communications skills, Develop a better understanding of organizational dynamics, Improve your ability to work collaboratively and within a team, Expand your visibility within the community and provide great networking opportunities, Gain leadership experience that you can use in all areas of your life, and Be part of something that is making a…More details »
“I learned much more from the Fundraising session than I could have hoped or expected.”
“With the Personal Leadership training I am now able to embrace conflict and encourage it in team meetings. Conflict brings opportunity!”