Nonprofit Trainings

2021 Nonprofit Trainings

15
JULY

executive directors roundtable

9
SEPT

QUESTIONS TO ASK AS YOUR ORGANIZATION EVOLVES

14
OCT

BOARD BOOTCAMP

11
NOV

CRAFTING YOUR ELEVATOR SPEECH

Executive Directors Roundtable


  • Nonprofit Development Program
  • July 15, 2021
    Noon – 1:30 p.m.

Are you an Executive Director in the Flathead Valley looking to connect with your colleagues?

Join us for this quarterly gathering of nonprofit Executive Directors in a supportive environment to explore topics and challenges specific to the life of an ED.

RSVP to npdp@whitefishcommunityfoundation.org

Board Bootcamp


  • Presented by Ned Cooney, Facilitator/Consultant
    Oct. 14, 2021
    5:30 – 7:30 p.m.
    Offered in-person only. Location to be announced.

In this interactive learning experience, we’ll explore how to build a more engaging, effective board culture supported by good governance practices.

Ned Cooney brings a unique combination of perspectives to his lectures, with experience as a grant-maker and grant-seeker; volunteer, staff, and board member in a variety of organizations; as well as an educator and consultant in organizational and academic settings. He is a former Board Chair of the Montana Nonprofit Association and has served as a member of MNA’s Nonprofit Public Policy Council since its start in 2006.

Registration opens soon.

Questions to ask as your organization evolves


  • Nonprofit Development Program
  • Presented by Ned Cooney, Facilitator/Consultant
    Sept. 9, 2021
    11:45 a.m. to 1:15 p.m.
    Offered online only
Participants will learn about: 
  • A framework to understand developmental life cycles of nonprofits 
  • Key “inflection points” most organizations will face 
  • Questions and considerations for each stage of development
  • How to prepare people for organizational change and growth 

Ned Cooney brings a unique combination of perspectives to his lectures, with experience as a grant-maker and grant-seeker; volunteer, staff, and board member in a variety of organizations; as well as an educator and consultant in organizational and academic settings. He is a former Board Chair of the Montana Nonprofit Association and has served as a member of MNA’s Nonprofit Public Policy Council since its start in 2006.

Registration opens soon.

Crafting Your Elevator Speech


  • Presented by Lisa Melby
    Nov. 11, 2021
    Time to be announced.
    Offered in-person only.  Location to be announced.

Details and registration coming soon!

The Whitefish Community Foundation nonprofit training programs are sponsored by:

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All attendees can enter their favorite nonprofit for a chance to win a $250 Instant Grant!

One instant grant will be awarded at each session.

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