Training, Facilitation, & Leadership


Do you create webinars? We review best practices for participant engagement, content creation, great visuals and marketing tips. Anyone can create a webinar but getting people to want to attend is a different problem to solve!

Creating Webinars That People Want to Attend

Upcoming Dates

August 13, September 10

Need help designing online curriculum? This workshop helps you create a collaborative, online environment. We demonstrate how to create a clear structure for online training, how to engage participants, and the curriculum design process for an online format.

How to Create and Design Curriculum for an Online Format

Upcoming Dates

August 13, August 26

This workshop covers best practices for online facilitation. We review how to lead engaging activities and create or re-design activities for an online platform. This training includes instantaneous feedback and active participation.

How to Facilitate A Group Online: Fostering Meaningful Conversation and Building Community Online

Upcoming Dates

September 2, October 7

This training is for professionals transitioning to online platforms for meetings and trainings. We will cover popular platforms, how to choose the best meeting platform for your team, and tips on how to transition online.

How to Handle the "Tech" of Online Meetings and Events

Upcoming Dates

August 25, September 16

This 90-minute live webinar covers effective approaches to online meetings and trainings. We cover how to make great slides, how to keep your adult participants engaged, and best practices for live virtual meetings and trainings.

How to Lead Better Online Meetings and Trainings

Upcoming Dates

August 20, September 9

This advanced-level training is similar to our in-person Train the Trainer workshop, but virtual! We cover: virtual room management, learner engagement, slides/visuals creation, adult learning methods, and other ways to create an engaging online learning experience! Get ready for active participation in this cohort based training! 

Train the Trainers Workshop: Virtual Edition

Upcoming Dates

Many sessions available



Board Development

This training provides nonprofit boards with tools and strategies to strengthen their effectiveness in the context of the uncertainty caused by COVID-19. We cover challenges for boards now: conducting business remotely, providing effective support for the executive leadership, fundraising, and direction. 

Calling All Board Members and Leaders: Governing Through Times of Crisis

Upcoming Dates

August 12, September 2

We consider effective strategies for engaging donors from the first touch until the log-off from the virtual experience and provide a framework for donor communications from start to finish, sharing a template for communications planning

Authentic Donor Engagement Strategies for Your Online Event

Upcoming Dates

August 25, September 17

Is your organization considering how and when to begin hosting in-person events again? This workshop will cover marketing, safety, expectation management, and everything else involved in taking this step towards gathering safely. 

Hosting Events When it's Safe to Gather: Marketing, Managing Expectations, and Scenario Planning

Upcoming Dates

August 18, September 15

Feeling overwhelmed by all the logistics that go into organizing an online event? In this workshop, we will offer practical strategies and tips for running a successful virtual event, and ensure that you are equipped to host a seamless experience for your guests, staff and volunteers.

Online Event Logistics: How to Plan, Prepare, and Execute Virtual Experiences

Upcoming Dates

August 17, September 15

If your nonprofit is shifting fundraisers to an online format, this webinar is for you! Our trainer will cover a variety of virtual event ideas, promotional strategies, timeline recommendations, and a number of unique ways for you to create an engaging experience. 

Virtual Gala: Engaging Donors in their Homes

Upcoming Dates

August 18, September 15

Volunteer Management

Do you rely on volunteers? This live webinar covers online platforms to manage volunteers, virtually recruit, interview and train new volunteers, and best practices to engage volunteers and manage their projects virtually. 

How to Successfully Manage & Engage Volunteers Virtually

Upcoming Dates

August 18, September 17

This training covers how to prepare for a virtual volunteer training make sure it aligns with the goals of your volunteer program. We analyze instructional design and leave time to  practice training techniques that you could use in your own volunteer training program.

How to Virtually Train Volunteers: From Self Guided Learning Modules to Deep Dive Trainings

Upcoming Dates

August 20, September 10


In this webinar, we offer suggestions for how to evaluate quality and effectiveness in these disrupted times. Topics include: what to do with incomplete or missing data, what to do when the data you want is no longer available, how to switch to digital data collection, and how to get the most from your online program platform.

Program Evaluation Amidst Change: How to Evaluate Quality, Outcomes and Impact

Upcoming Dates

August 17, August 31

How do you predict your budget when everything is unpredictable?  We will walk through the process of designing the best case, worst case, and most likely budget to help you make financial decisions in challenging times.

Budgeting in Times of Systemic Change and a Public Health Crisis

Upcoming Dates

August 11

Participate in this workshop to understand how to take on a more data-driven approach to donor solicitation and stewardship during this crisis. Raise more funds during uncertain times by understanding your internal data. 

Data-Driven Annual Giving Strategies During Uncertain Times

Upcoming Dates

August 17

Is your organization working to attract corporate sponsorships? This workshop will cover strategies for promoting your nonprofit during constant change, creating customized sponsorships packages, and ways to approach potential corporate sponsors. 

Securing Corporate Sponsorships Amidst Change: Determining Prospects, Making the Ask and Creating a Custom Package

Upcoming Dates

August 24, September 23

This new donor class now plays a significant role in your fundraising success. They require intentional messaging, campaigns, and outreach. Learn more about these digital donors and the specific engagement and communication needed to retain them.

The Virtual Donor: How Do You Engage and Retain Donors You Have Never Met in Person?

Upcoming Dates

August 19, September 22



Live webinars from leading nonprofit experts, consulting cafe and facilitated community conversations. Always  a variety of relevant topics as your nonprofit keep up in this rapidly-changing climate. 


Virtual Events



These webinars focus on topics like board development, online fundraising, donor retention, and more. Led by leading nonprofit experts, these webinars are free to everyone.



Members of the Nonprofit Learning Lab are individuals or organizations that pay an annual fee to gain access to the nonprofit resource library and discounts to our online events. 


Premiere members receive free registration to all of our online workshops.

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We offer CAE & CFRE credits for all paid trainings

As nonprofit leaders, it is important to engage in deep dialogue, continual learning, reflection and conversation on diversity, equity, and inclusion within your own organization and the ways in which you serve your community and work in collaboration with others. Looking for resources on diversity, equity and inclusion?  Check out resources here