WORKSHOPS 2017-09-20T14:45:50+00:00

LOW COST LEARNING

Workshops are generally conducted in morning or afternoon sessions. Each session lasts two hours, with a short break midway. Attendees are asked to check-in at least 15 minutes prior to the session. Class materials are crafted for each workshop and pre-registration is required. To register for a workshop simply click on the workshop link. Ask about hosting a specific workshop for your group or community.

NONPROFIT BOARD MEMBER BOOT CAMP

DATE: Saturday, September 23, 2017
TIME: 7:30 AM – 11:45 AM MST / 7:00AM Check In and Continental Breakfast
LOCATION: Better Business Bureau Arizona
1010 East Missouri Avenue, Phoenix, AZ 85014
COST: $149 per person  /  Buy 5 Get 1 FREE

The Nonprofit Board Boot Camp is a half day training that educates, prepares and inspires Board members of nonprofits to achieve mission success.  During the half-day intensive training, key issues that empower and nurture effective Board leadership include:
•Best Board governance practices
•Financial issues and Board member legal responsibilities
•Differences between development and fundraising
•Donor relationship cultivation and Board impact
•Board Ambassadorship, Board job descriptions, accountability
•Creating the Relationship Pipeline
•How CEOs lead and how Board members engage
•Cultivating stronger Board members, Board diversity and measurements
•Network with other nonprofit Board members

Each attendee receives a workshop book with presentation notes from sections taught plus added tools.  Additional materials include Board evaluations, measurement worksheets, task sheets, infographics for sharing, recommended reading list and a custom designed Lexicon of nonprofit terminology that Board members need to understand in order to succeed in their service.

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THE MILLENNIAL MIND: YOUR STAFF, VOLUNTEERS AND DONORS

DATE: Tuesday, September 26, 2017
TIME: 9:30 AM – 11:30 AM MST
LOCATION: Better Business Bureau Arizona
1010 East Missouri Avenue, Phoenix, AZ 85014

COST: $39

The Millennial Generation now accounts for 1 in 3 American workers.  Millennials are vastly different from other generations resulting in the need for different management approaches.  Learn what motivates this market segment that is having such a major impact in the nonprofit sector.  The following topics are covered in this workshop:
• What are Millennials engaging in when it comes to nonprofits
• The power of digital media in relationship to fundraising
• Communication standard practices
• Volunteer engagement hot buttons
• Millennial profiles and the transference of wealth
• Demographics of Millennials and what influences their decisions
• The Millennial definition of philanthropy and social engagement

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PREPARING FOR A SPONSORSHIP ASK

DATE: Wednesday, September 27, 2017
TIME: 9:30 AM – 11:30 AM MST
LOCATION: Foundation for Senior Living
1201 East Thomas Road, Phoenix, AZ 85014

COST: $39

Before your organization goes before an individual or corporate donor for a sponsorship ask there are specific tools that should be in place. Begin your sponsorship ask with all the materials and strategies ready to go. Get specific tools that once created, will allow your organization to move quickly and efficiently through sponsorship ask process. Understanding how sponsorships work and what corporations get excited about when it comes to event sponsorships is critical. Get new strategies that will increase your success rate. In this workshop learn:

• What corporate donors look for in terms of benefits
• How individual donors want to engage in sponsorships
• Types of sponsorships that should be structured
• How to leverage social media
• Determine how to prepare a sponsorship deck

 

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WHAT CORPORATE SPONSORS REALLY WANT

DATE: Thursday, September 28, 2017
TIME: 9:30 AM – 11:30 AM MST
LOCATION: Foundation for Senior Living
1201 East Thomas Road, Phoenix, AZ 85014

COST: $39

Long term relationships with corporate partners can be a game changer. When you know what corporate partners value your relationships are mutually beneficial, stronger and long lasting. What corporate partners expect from their partnerships might be astonishing. In this workshop learn about:
• How corporate partners value and measure ROI
• The value of media in relationship to corporate sponsors
• Funding cycles and how to manage applications
• Social media factors
• Employee engagement issues and volunteer opportunities
• Board leadership interests

 

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NONPROFIT BOARD MEMBER BOOT CAMP

DATE: Saturday, October 28, 2017
TIME: 7:30 AM – 11:45 AM MST / 7:00AM Check In and Continental Breakfast
LOCATION: Better Business Bureau Arizona
1010 East Missouri Avenue, Phoenix, AZ 85014
COST: $149 per person  /  Buy 5 Get 1 FREE

The Nonprofit Board Boot Camp is a half day training that educates, prepares and inspires Board members of nonprofits to achieve mission success.  During the half-day intensive training, key issues that empower and nurture effective Board leadership include:
•Best Board governance practices
•Financial issues and Board member legal responsibilities
•Differences between development and fundraising
•Donor relationship cultivation and Board impact
•Board Ambassadorship, Board job descriptions, accountability
•Creating the Relationship Pipeline
•How CEOs lead and how Board members engage
•Cultivating stronger Board members, Board diversity and measurements
•Network with other nonprofit Board members

Each attendee receives a workshop book with presentation notes from sections taught plus added tools.  Additional materials include Board evaluations, measurement worksheets, task sheets, infographics for sharing, recommended reading list and a custom designed Lexicon of nonprofit terminology that Board members need to understand in order to succeed in their service.

REGISTER