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Tuesday, December 5 8:30am - 4:00pm
Workshops & Events
NorCAN now offers
over 20 workshops and events annually, covering a wide range of nonprofit
issues, ranging from grantwriting basics and introduction to board service to
capacity building and leadership development. Please look below for
information and links to register.
All events are held at the Humboldt Area Foundation
Community Center, unless otherwise stated.
Thursday, May 25- July 13 (3-part
course) 4:00-6:30– Building Boards Where We All Belong with Melissa Meiris In this workshop we will focus on equity & inclusion
especially in the context of building a diverse board. You will gain concrete
tools for avoiding bias and supporting your organization to become more
equitable. Coffee, Tea, and Water provided. $80 NorCAN Member*; $100 Not-Yet
Member. * Special Discount if more than one member of an organization
attends. Click for more details.
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Monday, June 19,
2017 (11:30-1pm) – Board Leadership Roundtable with Byrd Lochtie Partnerships,
Collaborations, and Mergers. In this month’s
Roundtable, we’ll learn how to evaluate, pursue and navigate partnership
opportunities at the board level and how to support your staff in cultivating
collaborative practices. Discussion will include a
defined succession plan. Coffee, Tea, and Water provided. $10 NorCAN
Member; $20 Not-Yet Member. Click for more details.
Thursday, June 22 & Friday June 23 (9:30-3:30)– Getting It Done: Leadership Training to Strengthen Organizations, Businesses, and Communities with Mary Gelinas This workshop, which is recommended for managers, community leaders, facilitators, or members in all sectors: government, business, education, and nonprofit. Come to the Mateel Community Center and learn about leading from within, activating the potential of others, and conducting productive meetings. A light breakfast and lunch are included. $75 NorCAN Member*; $100 Not-Yet Member.. Click for more details .
Tuesday, July 18 9:30-12:30– PSAs for Nonprofits with Matt Knight In this workshop you will learn how to create
short/effective messages for multiple media platforms that grab attention and
reach your target audience. The class does includes scripting, audio/video
training, and distribution tips. The event
will occur at the Access Humboldt Studios on the Eureka High School Campus. Coffee,
Tea, and Water provided. $15 NorCAN Member*; $20 Not-Yet Member.. Click for more details.
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Tuesday, December 5 8:30am -4:00pm– Confluence, NorCAN’s 2017 Conference This full day workshop with multiple break out sessions will take place at the Sequoia Conference Center in Eureka. Please stay tuned for more details...
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