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Three years ago on October 6, 2011, nonprofit leaders launched Washington Nonprofits, our state's nonprofit state association, to ensure that nonprofits in Washington have the tools and connections that you need to thrive. Today hundreds of nonprofits and thousands of nonprofit employees and volunteers have joined together in our vibrant network.

WN is partnering with capacity builders, northwest nonprofit state associations, and philanthropic organizations to move our sector to be stronger and more influential. Read More in our Annual Report.

Thanks to everyone who attended. It was a wonderful day.Flow Logo

" I've been in this industry for a long time and have never had so much EXCELLENT information and resources, presenters and networking opportunities. I enjoyed the day. "
- 2014 Conference Participant


Washington Nonprofits has launched a new initiative that provides an innovative new finance training resource to nonprofits and their volunteer board members. Called “Finance Unlocked for Nonprofits”, FUN breaks with traditional nonprofit financial training in providing fun, interactive learning opportunities that work for busy board members. LEARN MORE HERE>

Boomerang -  New Funding Stream for Nonprofits 
Now there is a new way to “give back” that could end up redefining a generation and giving countless nonprofits an all new support source. Senior are pledging to donate their discounts. See for more info>

Stand for Your Mission
At Boardsource's annual conferenc in October 2014, the "Stand for Your Mission" campaign was launched– urging greater advocacy by nonprofit board members. 

Using Data to Build Nonprofit Advocacy.
Rick Anderson of Washington Nonprofits writes about serving the social sector with data, and what we can learn from its analysis. <Read More>

Nonprofit Employment Data from BLS
The charitable nonprofit sector employed at least 11.4 million people in 2012, representing 10.3 percent of total non-military employment, according to new data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) covering years 2007 to 2012. 

More resources in the Statewide Nonprofit Directory! Click Here

Upcoming Events


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12/2: Finance Unlocked for Nonprofits (FUN): How To Elevate Finance Knowledge and Practice on Your Board More

12/3: Digging Into Program Data: Three-Part Course More

12/5: Making a Compelling Case: Crafting a Can't-Miss Statement of Need, Issue, or Opportunity for Your Proposal More

12/10: Best Practices in Raising Money for Your Organization More

12/11: How to Use Inspiring Stories to Steward Donors More

12/12: MEMBER CALL Nonprofit Finance More

12/19: The Essential Evaluation ToolkitMore

1/8: Building Partnerships to Build Mission: From Reactivity to Creativity More

1/9: MEMBER CALL  Preparing Your Board to Fundraise More

1/14: Pullman Nonprofit Network More

1/16: Step Up Your Game More

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