November Training Opportunities

Succession Planning
Tuesday, November 1st, 2016
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
The Crawfordsville Country Club
3272 W. Country Club Road
Crawfordsville, IN 47933
Presented by: Chip Neidigh, Kairos Consulting

Part of the Putnam & Montgomery Nonprofit Learning Series: Leaders are the lifeblood of an organization. Key executives, invested board members, and other important stakeholders drive sustainable results. In this workshop participants will practice using a handful of simple tools to assess and manage a talent pipeline. Additionally, we’ll therefore explore some seemingly paradoxical principles of building a strong culture of leadership development.
$15.00 if registered one week in advance, $25.00 at the door (includes lunch)
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The Board Recruitment Process

Wednesday, November 2nd, 2016
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
The Lafayette Country Club
1500 S. 9th Street
Lafayette, IN 47905
Presented by: Dave Sternberg, Loring, Sternberg & Associates (BoardSource Senior Consultant)

Part of the Douglas W. Eberle Not-for-Profit Board Governance Series: This workshop will cover the fundamentals of board recruitment, and help your board and governance committee develop a plan for recruitment. Like fundraising, board recruitment needs to be a process that cultivates prospects over time. Relationship are as important to develop as the skills theses prospective board members have to bring. Put a plan into place, and start aligning your recruitment strategies with the goals of your strategic plan. 
$20.00 (includes lunch)
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Fearless Fundraising for Your Nonprofit
Friday, November 11th, 2016
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
St. Vincent Hospital
Conference Rooms C&D
1907 W. Sycamore Street
Kokomo, IN 46901
Presented by: Dave Sternberg, Loring, Sternberg and Associates (BoardSource Senior Consultant)

Part of the Greater Kokomo Nonprofit Learning Series, this workshop will help you learn the fundamentals of fundraising while also engaging your board in the process. Learn how to create a board that can fund raise, be accountable to one another, and ultimately impact the bottom line of your organization! 
$15.00, includes lunch
To Register

Greater Kokomo Nonprofit Series

Greater Kokomo Nonprofit Leadership Series
This fall, the United Way of Howard County and the Community Foundation of Howard County team up to offer a series of three workshops to help with nonprofit capacity building and board leadership. 

NEW LOCATION: St. Vincent Hospital, Conference Rooms C&D
Address: 1907 W. Sycamore Street, Kokomo IN 46901

Community Leadership & The Multi-Generational Workforce
Friday, September 9th, 2016
11:00 am - 2:00 pm (lunch included)
Presented by: Vicki Floyd Clark, BoardSource
$15.00, includes lunch
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How to Make a Good Board Great
Friday, October 14th, 2016
11:00 am - 2:00 pm (lunch included) 
Presented by: Chuck Loring, Loring, Sternberg & Associates and BoardSource
$15.00, includes lunch

Fearless Fundraising for Your Nonprofit
Friday, November 11th, 2016
11:00 am - 2:00 pm (lunch included)
Presented by: Dave Sternberg, Loring, Sternberg & Associates and BoardSource
$15.00, includes lunch
To Register


Governance Series - Lafayette

2016 Douglas W. Eberle 

Not-for-Profit Board Governance Series

Location: The Lafayette Country Club, 1500 S. 9th Street, Lafayette IN 47905

Time: :11:00 am - 2:00 pm 

Cost: $150 / person* for the entire series, or $20 / person for each individual session.*Board members may rotate sessions if one seat is purchased for the organization. 

This educational series is designed to improve the effectiveness of nonprofit organizations by strengthening boards of directors, and is being jointly sponsored by NCHS, United Way of Greater Lafayette, Indiana Nonprofit Resource Network and The Greater Lafayette Community Foundation. 

National and regional presenters with expertise in board governance will present information essential to guiding and sustaining nonprofits. This series, named after the late Douglas W. Eberle, is especially designed for the volunteer leaders on the nonprofit boards. 

The series is open to any Indiana nonprofit, though preference is given to Tippecanoe and surrounding counties, and limited to 75 attendees per session.

To Register

Feb. 3rd - The Source: 12 Principals of Governance that Power Exceptional Boards
Susan Decker - St. Mary of the Woods and BoardSource

Mar. 2nd - Leading Change
Christin Nevins - Kairos Consulting

Apr. 6th - Strategic Decisions for Sustainability
Steve Zimmerman - Spectrum Nonprofit Services

May 4th - Women in Philanthropy
Angela White - Johnson Grossnickle & Associates, Inc. 

Jun. 1st - Entrepreneurship for Social Change
Sara Cantor Aye - Greater Good Studio

Aug. 3rd - Ethical Investing and Legal Compliance
Phil Purcell - Ball State Foundation

Sep. 14th - Planned Giving
Tony Martignetti - Nonprofit Radio

Oct. 5th - Nonprofit Leadership
Vicki Clark - BoardSource

Nov. 2nd - The Board Recruitment Process
Dave Sternberg - Loring, Sternberg & Associates, BoardSource

To Register

2016 Nonprofit Learning Series - Greencastle & Crawfordsville

2016  Putnam & Montgomery Nonprofit Learning Series

11:00 am - 2:00 pm

Crawfordsville Location:
Crawfordsville Country Club
3272 W. Country Club Rd. 
Crawfordsville, IN 47933

Greencastle Location:
The Inn at DePauw
2 West Seminary Street
Greencastle, IN 46135

Cost: $100 / person / series, or $15 / person / workshop


For Questions:

Vicki Kirby at the Putnam County Community Foundation 765-653-4978
Paula Reed at the Montgomery County Community Foundation 765-362-1267