2020 Leadership Conference: Lead Courageously

Jessica Dvoracsek


  • 2020 Leadership Conference
    October 13, 2020
    8:30 am - 12:30 pm

October 13, 2020 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Eastern Time Join us virtually for the Nonprofit Leadership Center’s 10th Anniversary Leadership Conference featuring Neil Pasricha, New York Times best-selling author and leading authority on intentional living. CONFERENCE AGENDA 8:30 a.m.: Welcome and opening session State of the Sector | Emily H. Benham, CFRE, FAHP | CEO, Read More

Certificate in Volunteer Management (Virtual)

Laurel Westmoreland


  • Session 1
    October 21, 2020
    8:30 am - 12:30 pm
  • Session 2
    October 28, 2020
    8:30 am - 12:30 pm
  • Session 3
    November 4, 2020
    8:30 am - 12:30 pm

The Certificate in Volunteer Management teaches best practices relevant to today’s volunteer manager. Designed to address the challenges all volunteer managers encounter to recruit, retain and reward their volunteers, the curriculum is designed by Hands On Network, the volunteer-focused arm of Points of Light Institute. NLC Trainer Sara Leonard, MBA, CFRE  leads sessions that are interactive, Read More

Nonprofit Board Governance Rock Star Certificate Series (Virtual)

Laurel Westmoreland


  • How to be a Board Rock Star
    October 22, 2020
    5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
  • Essentials for a Rock Star Board Meeting
    October 29, 2020
    5:30 pm - 8:30 pm

The NLC’s Board Governance Rock Star Certificate is a 6-hour program over 2 virtual sessions that covers the fundamental governance concepts every nonprofit leader should understand and practice. During these interactive trainings, you’ll explore case studies and learn best practices for board structure and practices, the roles and responsibilities of board members, and financial and Read More

Certificate in Grant Writing (Virtual)

Laurel Westmoreland


  • Session 1
    October 29, 2020
    8:30 am - 12:30 pm
  • Session 2
    November 5, 2020
    8:30 am - 12:30 pm
  • Session 3
    November 12, 2020
    8:30 am - 12:30 pm
  • Session 4
    November 19, 2020
    8:30 am - 12:30 pm

This interactive and practical 4-day training program is designed for those who seek to acquire the knowledge and practice the skills necessary to succeed in today’s competitive grant writing environment. This program is specifically designed for those who are not grant writing professionals and who have little or no experience in grant writing. Experienced grant Read More

CFO Roundtable (Virtual)

Laurel Westmoreland


  • November 18, 2020
    8:30 am - 10:30 am

Great minds DON’T all think alike, thankfully. As nonprofit CFOs, getting fresh perspectives on pressing challenges can be just the push we need to propel us forward. Our CFO Roundtable, drawing on the collective wisdom of the group, will help you identify new ideas, tools, or strategies to help you meet or exceed your goals. The session will Read More

Is Your Nonprofit Prepared for a Cyber Attack? — How to Create a Culture of Cybersecurity Awareness (Virtual)

Laurel Westmoreland


  • December 3, 2020
    9:00 am - 12:30 pm

One of the most critical steps to protect your organization is to create a cybersecurity awareness culture. Cybersecurity isn’t a technology problem; it’s often a people problem. Understanding the current threats and what each employee can do to combat those threats is important at all levels of an organization. In this interactive virtual session, you Read More