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This training gives you strategies to create the most productive, intentional online board meetings.

Board Member Engagement: The Executive Director's Playbook to Productive Online Meetings

Upcoming Dates

June 12, June 23, July 8

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: Governing with Excellence through Times of Crisis

Upcoming Dates

July 20, August 3, August 12

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

June 15, July 10, July 28

Need help to design 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 he curriculum design process for an online format.

How to Create and Design Curriculum for an Online Format

Upcoming Dates

June 22, July 28, August 13

This training is for professionals transitioning to online platforms for meetings and training. 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 Online "Tech"

Upcoming Dates

June 15, June 25, July 21

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 Online

Upcoming Dates

June 9, June 17, July 16

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 During a Crisis

Upcoming Dates

June 18, July 1, July 23

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

Upcoming Dates

June 15, July 22, August 4

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.

Leading Better Online Trainings

Upcoming Dates

June 11, June 22, July 8

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! 

Online Train the Trainers

Upcoming Dates

Many sessions available




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

June 25, July 21, August 3

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 Crisis

Upcoming Dates

July 13, July 29, 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

July 7

Grant seeking is competitive, even in normal circumstances. After COVID-19, does your organization pivot, stay the course or do a combination of both? During this session we review short- and long-term grant  planning strategies to help nonprofits weather this pandemic.

Grant Seeking Strategies in a COVID-19 World

Upcoming Dates

June 16, June 22, July 9

Get an overview of the components of a crisis management plan, then delve deeper into how and when to pivot that work back into a strategic, proactive, actionable framework with purpose and foresight. We’ll focus on how to position your organization and your strategy to become nimble, sustainable and relevant.

How to Pivot Your Strategic Plan

Upcoming Dates

June 16, July 16

Your website is an important tool right now, whether you need to connect with people using your services, potential donors, press contacts, or anyone else. How can you best use your website to reach your goals, especially during crises? Join us to learn.

Making the Most of Your Web Communications

Upcoming Dates

June 30, July 16, July 27

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 in a Pandemic

Upcoming Dates

July 20, August 17, August 31

This new donor class now plays a significant role in your fundraising success.  They require intentional messaging; campaigns and outreach. Learn more about this digital donor and the specific engagement and communication need to retain.

Virtual Donors: Who are They and How to Retain and Engage

Upcoming Dates

July 13, July 28, August 19

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

June 18, June 24, July 1


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. 



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, member only webinars 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 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 your serve. Looking for resources on diversity, equity and inclusion?  Check out resources here