Upcoming Workshops

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Webinar: Cybersecurity 101 - Five Steps to Safeguard your Nonprofit

11:00 - 12:00 pm

The world is changing, and so too is the threat landscape. This webinar will cover 5 key steps to take to reduce the risk of cybercrime.

Creating an Effective Fundraising Plan for your Organization

9:00 - 12:00 pm

Learning from our successful peers, we will explore the key ingredients found in effective nonprofit fundraising programs and how to use these to build an impactful annual development plan for your organization.

Building a More Powerful Board

9:00 - 11:30 am

This workshop will cover how to assess gaps, strategically find and recruit qualified candidates, set expectations and orient new members as well as tactics to keep your board highly engaged. This workshop is sponsored by City of Simi Valley and the Simi Valley Public Library!

Intermediate Proposal Writing - Two Module Series

This hands-on workshop is perfect for expanding your grant writing skills and dives into the art of proposal writing by exploring the planning phases and each component of a winning proposal.

Nonprofit Leadership Council - November

11:30 - 1:30 pm

Get up to date on current trends and topics, and network with colleagues at our November session of the Ventura County Nonprofit Leadership Council.

Media Relations 101

10:00 - 12:00 pm

The workshop includes specific tips, tactics and strategies to get you started or enhance your existing media efforts.

A Tailored Development Plan that is Right for You - Two Module Series

In this two-workshop session, you'll create or refine your plan to maximize the dollars you raise and even out the peaks and valleys of your income. You'll leave the workshop with an 18-month calendar that incorporates the right mix of fundraising methods.

Fiduciary Responsibilities for Board Members

10:00 - 12:00 pm

In this two-hour workshop with nonprofit legal expert, Casey Summar, attendees will explore what every board member should know - the fundamentals of board service.

Setting Expectations, Accountability & Learning: SEAL the Deal With Your Teams

9:00 - 12:00 pm

What happens when a member of the team doesn’t seem to understand or deliver what you expect from them? How do you feel when it’s time to write and deliver a performance evaluation? In this workshop, you will practice learning and dialogue techniques to achieve a greater sense of confidence and understanding.