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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

Nuts & Bolts of TCF and VCF Grant Applications (RECORDED) »

01.11.2019

On overview of the 2020 grant processes at The Community Foundation for Greater New Haven and the Valley Community Foundation. Recorded on Jan. 15, 2020.

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

Program Staff Roundtable

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

The Great Give: Boot Camp

March 4, 2020: Learn best practices for successfully engaging with your supporters in this hands-on workshop. Read More »

The Great Give: Office Hours With GiveGab

March 5, 2020: Schedule a one-on-one session with a member of the GiveGab team. Read More »

Sexual Harassment Prevention

March 10 (for Employees) & March 12, 2020 (for Supervisors): Sexual Harassment Prevention Workshop Read More »

The Great Give: How to Get Donors, Earn Prizes and Have Fun

March 13 & 18, 2020: Learn tips and tricks and share practical information with your peers. 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 »

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 »

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 Practices and Best Practices

April 4, 2020: Explore the complementary roles board members play in their organization's governance and resource development. Read More »

Intro to Grant Writing

May 12, 2020: For professional and volunteer grant writers with little to moderate experience. Discover tips and techniques on writing narrative through a practical planning and writing exercise. 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.  

COUNT ME in 2020: Presented by CT Nonprofit Alliance

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 »

Developing Outcome Measures

Learn valuable tools for framing your thoughts on any grant application. Read More »

Which Fundraising Tools Are Right for You?

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

Grant Reporting (RECORDED)

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 201

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

Nuts & Bolts of TCF and VCF Grant Applications (RECORDED)

On 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 »

The Great Give: The Power of P2P Fundraising (RECORDED)

Learn how to recruit and empower your Peer-to-Peer fundraisers in The Great Give® in this webinar, recorded on February 11, 2020. Read More »

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Jackie Downing

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

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The Great Give: How to Get Donors, Earn Prizes and Have Fun

March 13 & 18, 2020: Learn tips and tricks and share practical information with your peers. Read More »

The Great Give: Office Hours With GiveGab

March 5, 2020: Schedule a one-on-one session with a member of the GiveGab team. Read More »

Sexual Harassment Prevention

March 10 (for Employees) & March 12, 2020 (for Supervisors): Sexual Harassment Prevention Workshop Read More »

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