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Registration is on a first come, first served basis. Your space is guaranteed upon receipt of the registration fee. There will be no refunds without arrangements prior to an event. Registrations cancelled prior to the event receive credit transferable to attend another workshop, or for another person to attend from the same organization. Credits are good for one calendar year.

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February 2017

Webinar

This webinar will help you anticipate and prepare for the ebb and flow of cash coming in and out of your organization. You will learn how to navigate your nonprofit’s cash flow and how different types of income and expenses impact your finances. You will learn ways to avoid and manage cash flow challenges.

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March 2017

Webinar

What do we really mean when we set our sights on sustainability? How do we ensure we’re asking the questions that led us down the sustainable path? Pursuing sustainability is an approach to leading an organization that incorporates and accepts uncertainty and change. At Nonprofits Assistance Fund, we have the honor of working closely with many nonprofits as they pursue this path. This webinar will share the 10 lessons we've learned through this work.

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Workshop

Budgets are the foundation of nonprofit finance and are vital to your organization’s strategic planning and management. Budgeting can seem overwhelming, but it doesn’t have to be. Budgets are another tool for you to tell the story about your organization’s plans, priorities and aspirations.

April 2017

Webinar

This webinar is designed to illuminate the connection between your mission and your business model. You will learn about the four core components to a nonprofit business model: revenue mix, understanding the cost of effective programs, infrastructure, and capital structure. You will understand how all of these components come together to impact your organization’s health.

Workshop

At the April session of the Healthy Nonprofits, Healthy Communities learning series in Grand Rapids, MN, we will more deeply explore the financing models of individual and planned giving.

May 2017

Webinar

This webinar explores different types of boards. Discussion of what good governance looks like and the roles and responsibilities of nonprofit boards, including five questions that guide the work of a board.

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June 2017

Webinar

This is an advanced webinar designed for nonprofit leaders who want to take their financial management skills to the next level.

July 2017

Webinar

Learn how to calculate indirect expenses to determine true program costs. This webinar explores what expenses can be billed directly and what must be allocated, as well as acceptable methods for cost allocation.

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August 2017

Webinar

This webinar is designed to illuminate the connection between your mission and your business model. You will learn about the four core components to a nonprofit business model: revenue mix, understanding the cost of effective programs, infrastructure, and capital structure. You will understand how all of these components come together to impact your organization’s health.

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September 2017

Webinar

This webinar will help you create a dashboard for your nonprofit. You will learn how to select information to include on your dashboard and how dashboard reports can complement other important financial reports. This webinar is for you if you are a staff or board member who creates, reviews, and interprets dashboard reports.

October 2017

Webinar

This webinar is designed to make you more comfortable with nonprofit finance. In this webinar, you will walk through real nonprofit examples and reports that will help you understand jargon, accounting rules, roles and responsibilities, and procedures and policies.

November 2017

Webinar

Join this discussion of the role of financial health for the nonprofit mission. We will examine an overview of governance, management, and structural factors that indicate financial strength and review resources available for building effective financial practices.

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December 2017

Webinar

Most nonprofit leaders agree we need a new way to communicate about the true costs of our programs and the vital importance of strong organizational infrastructure.  But we have not yet developed a simple, consistent message when sharing our view with potential supporters and investors. We are stuck with old terms and old images.