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Workshops, Webinars and Events for Nonprofits

Our training forums, workshops and other learning opportunities are for organizations serving Greater New Haven and the Valley. Sessions are designed to strengthen the leadership, management and adaptive capacities of nonprofits large and small, from those who are just starting out to longstanding organizations. 


Grantseeker Webinar

Grant Opportunities from The Community Foundation »

11.20.2019

The Grantseeker Information Webinar provides an overview of The Community Foundation's 2020 grant processes. Listen now.

Upcoming Capacity Building Workshops

Joining a Nonprofit Board

March 20, 2020: A valuable training for anyone who has recently joined or would like to join a nonprofit board. Presented by Maryann Ott and Jackie Downing Read More »

The Great Give: How to Use Matches and Challenges

Jan. 23, 2020: Learn how to motivate your donors to make a greater impact in The Great Give® and beyond. Read More »

Nuts & Bolts of TCF and VCF Grant Applications (Recorded Webinar - Jan. 15, 2020 )

Recorded webinars providing an overview of the 2020 grant processes at The Community Foundation for Greater New Haven and the Valley Community Foundation. (Recorded on Jan. 15, 2020) Read More »

COUNT ME in 2020: Presented by CT Nonprofit Alliance

Jan. 22, 2020: Community nonprofits are invited to learn ways to support a fair and accurate count in Census 2020 in this workshop presented by CT Nonprofit Alliance. Read More »

The Great Give: The Power of P2P Fundraising

Feb. 11, 2020: Learn how to recruit and empower your Peer-to-Peer fundraisers in The Great Give® Read More »

Developing Outcome Measures

Jan. 30, 2020: Learn valuable tools for framing your thoughts on any grant application. Read More »

Program Staff Roundtable

Feb. 18, 2020: Program staff get together to share experiences and compare challenges in a facilitated discussion. Read More »

Development Director Roundtable

Feb. 13, 2020: A facilitated conversation for Development Directors. Read More »

Purposeful Boards, Powerful Fundraising

March 27, 2020: Presenter Chuck Loring presents a popular day-long workshop that takes a close look at board recruitment, structure, operations and culture. Read More »

Board Chair Roundtable

March 24, 2020: Sit down with other Board Chairs to share experiences and compare challenges in a facilitated conversation, directed by participants' questions and concerns. Read More »

Past Workshops and Recorded Sessions

Technical assistance training sessions and workshops run throughout the year. Check back for when the workshops listed below return to the schedule.  

Which Fundraising Tools Are Right for You?

Examine fundraising tools that can take your efforts to the next level. Read More »

Grant Reporting - Recorded webinar

Learn how to create the best data-filled report and tell your mission-driven story. Read More »

Creating a Fundraising Plan

What blend of individual, major, corporate and foundation gifts are right for you? Explore strategies for creating a realistic but aspirational fund development plan. Read More »

Major Gifts for Nonprofits

Learn about The Major Gift Process — how to identify, cultivate, solicit, close, and steward major gift donors. Read More »

Planned Giving for Nonprofits

Learn how to work with donors to direct gifts where they will have maximum impact for the donor and for the organization – annual, capital or endowment. Read More »

Grant Writing 101

An introductory workshop for professional and volunteer grant writers with little to moderate experience. Read More »

Grant Writing 201

An in-depth look at the planning and evaluation terminology used in grant writing and reporting. Read More »

Telling Your Story to Funders, Part I: Reporting, Narratives and Photos

The first in a two-part series focusing on the basics of visual storytelling. Explore what makes a compelling story in words and photos Read More »

Disaster Preparedness Workshop with The American Red Cross 

. The Red Cross provides organizations with the training and tools to become better prepared to respond to and successfully withstand a disaster and other emergencies. Read More »

Telling Your Story to Funders, Part II: Video and Infographics

The second in a two-part series on the basics of visual storytelling. Explore the basic elements of what makes a compelling story, and how to tell your story using videos and infographics to illustrate mission and impact. Read More »

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Director of Grantmaking and Nonprofit Effectiveness 203-777-7072 Email Jackie

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2020 Funding Opportunities

Announcing the opening of several grant application processes for 2020. Read More »

Joining a Nonprofit Board

March 20, 2020: A valuable training for anyone who has recently joined or would like to join a nonprofit board. Presented by Maryann Ott and Jackie Downing Read More »

COUNT ME in 2020: Presented by CT Nonprofit Alliance

Jan. 22, 2020: Community nonprofits are invited to learn ways to support a fair and accurate count in Census 2020 in this workshop presented by CT Nonprofit Alliance. Read More »

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