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Calling All Great Ideas! Washington State Nonprofit Conference wants to hear from you.

January 15, 2019 Nancy Bacon

Do you have an idea that you want to share with other nonprofit leaders? Do you have experiences that you think other nonprofit people could learn from? The Washington State Nonprofit Conference is an idea laboratory where people come to share, test, hear, and get inspired by new and renewed ideas. One way to share ideas is through the workshop proposal process. That is happening now with a deadline of January 31, 2019. If you have an idea that you want to share in a workshop format, now’s your chance to let us know! The Washington State Nonprofit Conference is the only […]

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Central Washington Conference for the Greater Good – April 24

November 15, 2018 Nancy Bacon

All roads lead to Yakima, Washington on April 24, 2019! The Central Washington Conference for the Greater Good is where nonprofit leaders, philanthropy, and others working in the public space come together to learn, connect, and imagine new solutions to opportunities and challenges within our communities. Now in its sixth year, this Conference represents a partnership between Washington Nonprofits, the Central Washington Nonprofit Network, the Yakima Valley Community Foundation and many others. Akaya Windwood will keynote the Conference, speaking on the topic, “People Matter.” Based in Oakland, California, she is a partner at WiseBridge, a global transformative advising, training and […]

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Northeast WA

August 14, 2018 Nancy Bacon

Washington Nonprofits partners with WSU Extension Offices to provide support to nonprofits in Washington’s northeast. FERRY STEVENS 4/5/19 (Colville): Boards in Gear PEND OREILLE 3/8/19 (Newport): Tools for Running an Effective Nonprofit   Please visit our calendar for a complete listing of local, regional, and online events:

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Southeast WA

August 14, 2018 Nancy Bacon

There are two main hubs of activity for nonprofits in southeast Washington: Pullman and Walla Walla. The Palouse Nonprofit Network provides a place for nonprofit leaders to come together over issues they care about. WHITMAN COUNTY Washington Nonprofits works in partnership with the United Way, Chamber of Commerce and the Community Action Center. WALLA WALLA COUNTY Washington Nonprofits works in partnership with the Walla Walla Nonprofit Learning Center, a partnership with Sherwood Trust and Walla Walla Community College. 1/29/19 (Walla Walla): Finance Unlocked in Nonprofits

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Northwest WA

February 6, 2017 Nancy Bacon

There are three hubs of nonprofit networking activity in Washington’s northwest corner. WHATCOM COUNTY The Whatcom Nonprofit Network meets regularly in Bellingham, hosting both trainings and networking events. It partners with the Whatcom Community Foundation. 4/6/19 (Bellingham): Tools for Running an Effective Nonprofit SKAGIT COUNTY The Skagit Community Foundation partners with Washington Nonprofits and others to deliver nonprofit trainings to local nonprofits.   SAN JUAN/ISLAND COUNTIES The Orcas Island Community Foundation connects local nonprofits with resources and each other. Washington Nonprofits partners with the Whidbey Community Foundation to serve Whidbey Island. 5/7/19 (Whidbey Island): Finance Unlocked for Nonprofits     Please visit our […]

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Puget Sound

February 5, 2017 Nancy Bacon

Puget Sound includes two main regions. The central Puget Sound area of Snohomish, King, Pierce, and Kitsap Counties has the largest number of nonprofits in Washington. Each of these counties has a community foundation supporting the nonprofits in their county. The second region is the south Puget Sound area of Mason, Lewis and Thurston Counties. The Community Foundation of South Puget Sound partners with Washington Nonprofits and others to ensure nonprofit learning in this region. KING COUNTY Besides the many nonprofit support organizations that work in King County, the area is served by the Seattle Foundation. 2/25/19 (Seattle): Nonprofit Networking […]

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Coastal WA

February 4, 2017 Nancy Bacon

Networks of nonprofits gather in Washington’s coastal communities, from Whidbey to Long Beach. Washington Nonprofits works with the Medina Foundation to bring nonprofit learning to a number of these communities. ISLAND COUNTY Washington Nonprofits partners with the Whidbey Community Foundation to serve Whidbey Island. 5/7/19 (Coupeville): Finance Unlocked for Nonprofits   CLALLAM COUNTY Washington Nonprofits partners with the Olympic View Community Foundation to serve Clallam County. 2/2/19 (Sequim): Tools for Running an Effective Nonprofit   JEFFERSON COUNTY Nonprofits in Jefferson County receive capacity building support from the Jefferson Community Foundation.   GRAYS HARBOR COUNTY Washington Nonprofits works in partnership with […]

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Southwest WA

February 3, 2017 Nancy Bacon

Washington Nonprofits works closely with the Nonprofit Network of Southwest Washington to support nonprofit learning in SW Washington. New events being planned for fall 2018! COWLITZ COUNTY 3/9/19 (Longview): Tools for Running an Effective Nonprofit KLICKITAT COUNTY CLARK COUNTY 6/6/19 (Camas): Let’s Go Legal Please visit our calendar for a complete listing of local, regional, and online events:

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Central WA

February 2, 2017 Nancy Bacon

There are two main regions of nonprofit activity in Central Washington. North Central Washington is served by the Community Foundation of North Central Washington and its Nonprofit Practices Institute. South Central Washington is served by a partnership of organizations working with Washington Nonprofits. YAKIMA COUNTY Washington Nonprofits works in partnership with the Central Washington Nonprofit Network, the United Way of Central Washington and the Yakima Valley Community Foundation to bring nonprofit learning to Yakima County. See the calendar for the regular nonprofit network meeting schedule. KITTITAS COUNTY Washington Nonprofits works in partnership with the Kittitas Nonprofit Group. See the calendar […]