OUR PROGRAMS

Convenes nonprofit executive directors and board members from throughout the Fox Valley 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 Effectiveness activities include 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 Fox Cities Stadium or check out Board Connect Online

UPCOMING EVENTS

March 2020

CANCELLED: Board Chair/Vice-Chair Round Table

March 19 @ 7:30 am - 9:00 am
Fox Valley Technical College, Bordini Center, 5 N Systems Dr.
Appleton, WI 54914 United States

This session is being cancelled and will be rescheduled.

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April 2020

POSTPONED: Leadership Institute 2020 Graduation

April 24 @ 8:00 am - 10:30 am
WI United States

The Leadership Institute 2020 Graduation has been postponed. Due to the rapidly changing conditions and new information about the spread of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19), we are postponing the graduation and we will post the new information once it has been determined. Participants of the May 2019 through April 2020 class will receive a certificate in Nonprofit Management from the Nonprofit Leadership Initiative & Fox Valley Technical College

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Webinar – NPLI and Network for Good: 3 Ways Technology Driven Nonprofits Are Thriving During COVID

April 28 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
WI United States

NPLI is teaming up with Network for Good to provide, yes, another webinar, on fundraising during COVID-19 and beyond. For those nonprofits not taking this opportunity to reach out to your donors, this webinar may not be for you. For those of you that are, your work is ever more complicated as you need to figure out both technology and how to approach donor stewardship and campaigns right now. Our Network for Good trainer, Travis Centers framed this up for us…

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May 2020

Webinar – Leadership Forum-Nonprofit Finances: From Sustainability to Survivability

May 5 @ 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
WI United States

Training facilitated by Steve Zimmerman of Spectrum Nonprofit Services, LLC. Over the last month, nonprofit professionals have scrambled to devise new operating plans designed to serve as many constituents as possible while protecting and caring for employees. Revenue streams, from foundations to individuals and even fees for service, have been under extreme pressure. Indeed, for many executives, thoughts today are focused more on survivability than sustainability, and, as always, it is at these times our constituents need us most. As…

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Webinar – NPLI and Network for Good: Jumpstart Platform Information

May 12 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
WI United States

Who is invited: Community Foundation for the Fox Valley Region service area nonprofits. (Calumet, Outagamie, Shawano and Waupaca counties and the Neenah-Menasha area of Winnebago county.) Jumpstart is an immersive, yearlong program of Network for Good that helps nonprofits acquire, retain, and upgrade individual donors amidst everyday resource constraints, like limited time and technology. Over the past five years, the program has been deployed nationally to help cohorts of over 3,000 nonprofit leaders, providing them with the coaching, tools, and peer learning opportunities…

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Webinar – Leadership Forum-Making Remote Meetings Successful: Leveraging the Surprising Science of Meetings

May 20 @ 9:00 am - 9:30 am
WI United States

This 30-minute webinar brings a sharp and strategic light to the remote meeting as we quite simply cannot afford for them to be ineffective.  You will gain knowledge and resources on how to effectively lead remote meetings to promote effectiveness and innovation – tactics are grouped into three categories: 1) what to do prior to the meeting,2) running the meeting itself, and3) post meeting activity.   This session is designed for anyone being asked to run a remote meeting effectively.  Our…

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October 2020

Winning Your Donors Minds, Hearts and Wallets – Webinar Series

October 13 @ 8:30 am - 10:30 am
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One event on October 20, 2020 at 8:30am

WI United States

Nonprofit Webinar Series: Winning Your Donors’ Hearts, Minds, and Wallets October 13 and 20, 2020 Webinar8:30 – 10:30 a.m. CT Don't miss out on this opportunity to learn from Rachel Muir, CFRE, national speaker and fundraiser extraordinaire!  Day one – October 13  (Session 1 of 2)Using Technology to Deepen Donor RelationshipsJoin our special guest, Rachel Muir, CFRE, for a bounty of free and affordable tools and strategies to delight your donors, stand out, get (virtually) face-to-face, and know if your message…

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Winning Your Donors Minds, Hearts and Wallets – Webinar Series

October 20 @ 8:30 am - 10:30 am
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One event on October 20, 2020 at 8:30am

WI United States

Nonprofit Webinar Series: Winning Your Donors’ Hearts, Minds, and Wallets October 13 and 20, 2020 Webinar8:30 – 10:30 a.m. CT Don't miss out on this opportunity to learn from Rachel Muir, CFRE, national speaker and fundraiser extraordinaire!  Day one – October 13  (Session 1 of 2)Using Technology to Deepen Donor RelationshipsJoin our special guest, Rachel Muir, CFRE, for a bounty of free and affordable tools and strategies to delight your donors, stand out, get (virtually) face-to-face, and know if your message…

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November 2020

Get On The Same Page! – A Guide for Nonprofit Boards and Staff on Roles and Responsibilities – Webinar Series

November 5 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
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One event on November 10, 2020 at 1:00pm

WI United States

Get On The Same Page! - A Guide for Nonprofit Board and Staff on Roles and Responsibilities November 5 and 10, 2020 Webinar: 1:00 – 2:00 p.m. The board member – nonprofit staff member relationship is powerful and dynamic. Let’s make sure it’s as effective as possible! In this two-session, one-hour webinar series Mary Stelletello, Vista Global Consulting, will give board members and staff the building blocks they need to develop a relationship of mutual trust and communication. Flexibility is…

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Get On The Same Page! – A Guide for Nonprofit Boards and Staff on Roles and Responsibilities – Webinar Series

November 10 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
WI United States

Get On The Same Page! - A Guide for Nonprofit Board and Staff on Roles and Responsibilities November 5 and 10, 2020 Webinar: 1:00 – 2:00 p.m. The board member – nonprofit staff member relationship is powerful and dynamic. Let’s make sure it’s as effective as possible! In this two-session, one-hour webinar series Mary Stelletello, Vista Global Consulting, will give board members and staff the building blocks they need to develop a relationship of mutual trust and communication. Flexibility is…

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