workshops and events

Board Service Fundamentals - SOLD OUT!!

Friday, October 19, 2018 (9:30am-4:00pm) Healy Senior Center in Redway

This workshop is facilitated by Bobbie Good and will take place at the Healy Senior Center in Southern Humoldt. In this workshop we will explore board legal duties, holding effective meetings, relating to other board members, strategies for managing difficult conversations, fundraising, and being an engaged leader for your organization.  Lunch is included with the fee. We created an event discount for organizations that send 3 or more people; check out the registration pages fee tab to learn more about that. Members $55 & Not-Yet Members $70


Crafting the Best Grant Proposals of Your Life

(or at least making them a little better!)

Tuesday, October 23, 2018 (1:00pm-5:30pm)

Come to our first ever grantwriting class focused on improving writing skills. Join facilitator Erika Wright as she reveals common grantwriting mistakes, helps you develop strong & succinct arguments, and even evaluates one of your proposals. There is a mandatory homework component to this workshop; check out the registration pages to learn more. We will provide coffee & tea. Members $85 & Not-Yet-Members $100


The Accidental Designer:
How to Design Images Like a Pro

Thursdays, October 25 - November 8 (10:00am-1:30pm) online with Idealware

Does your nonprofit need to create graphics for your website or social media pages? Would you like to be able to lay out posters or flyers? A graphic designer can be expensive. What if you could learn what you need to know to lay out your own collateral? Join our friends at Idealware for this 3 week online opportunity to learn the theories and techniques behind designs that communicate, illustrate, and inspire. Become a NorCAN Member to take advantage of the NorCAN Rate! Members $95 & Not-Yet-Members $120


November Board Leadership Roundtable

Growing a Healthy Board Culture
Monday,November 5, 2018 (11:30am-1:00pm)

Join consultant and nonprofit board mentor Bobbie Good and your nonprofit peers to explore if your board's culture is propelling or restricting organizational success. Bring your own lunch and come join the conversation; we will provide tea & coffee. Members $10 & Not-Yet-Members $20


February Board Leadership Roundtable

Organizational Performance & Sustainability
Monday, February 4, 2019 (11:30am-1:00pm)

Join consultant Byrd Lochtie and your nonprofit peers to consider how your board is currently measuring performance, sustainability, and success. Together we will look at mobilizing resources, financial performance, effectiveness in doing the work, and progress in fulfilling the mission.  Bring your own lunch and join the conversation; we will provide tea & coffee. Members $10 & Not-Yet-Members $20



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