Tuesday, February 24, 2009

Your Conference and Professional Development Calendar for Early 2009

Whether February 2009 finds you humming along in a nonprofit role you love, struggling to find new ideas to keep your organization afloat, or temporarily between jobs – there are great opportunities for learning, networking, or expanding your thinking on the horizon.

March 17 – Indiana Nonprofit Town Meeting

Focus – last year’s inaugural event attracted more than 300 participants who explored issues about the role of nonprofits in our communities and contributed to a national discussion about what the sector can and should be doing.

Speakers – Nationally recognized keynotes

Format – Keynote speakers with lots of breakouts and group discussions

FMI or to register www.LeadershipVentures.org

Other comments – only $25 to attend – come visit us at the Nonprofit Resources Fair

April 22 & 23 - Nonprofit Solutions Conference

Focus – Capacity Building Training

Speakers – National keynote, selected local trainers and university staff

Format – Traditional - Keynotes and breakout tracks for training

FMI or to register (may not have registration set up yet)

April 30 – Think Now, Think Next - Securing the Future 2009 - Cincinnati

Focus – This event has been co-hosted by Leadership Cincinnati and the Cincinnati Chamber of Commerce for the past 8 years with typical attendance in the 300+ range. This year’s format brings nationally known speakers on future trends and nonprofit management plus a little populous appeal (Exec Dir of the Oprah Foundation).

Format – extended time with each speaker, discussion to apply their ideas to your organization.

FMI or to register

Other comments – let us know if you are going and we may be able to coordinate some shared travel arrangements. ( Bryan@CharitableAdvisors.com )

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