Nonprofit Learning Series Workshops in Siskiyou County

This FREE, all virtual three-part training series for board members, staff, and volunteers is designed to help you develop strong, smart, engaged nonprofit leaders. Whether you are new to nonprofit service or a seasoned leader, CNS’s Nonprofit Learning Series will give you tools for effective governance, clarify your financial responsibilities, and help sharpen your fundraising skills.

Join us on Zoom for one hour every other week to educate and empower your nonprofit!

In-Depth Sessions with Experts

Board Governance

Aug 27th: Roles & Responsibilities

Sep 10th: Recruitment & Retention

Sep 24th: Effective Committee Structures

Each session is 2pm-3pm

These trainings will clarify the role of a board member, give your board tools for recruitment and retention, and help you form effective committees. 

Session 1 attendees will provide input on the specifics for following sessions—help us make sure you get the most out of your experience!


Oct 8th: Fundraising Primer

Oct 22nd: Grant Prospecting

Nov 5th: Engaging Your Board in Fundraising

Each session is 2pm-3pm

These trainings will put fundraising in context, outline grant research tools, and give you strategies to rouse your board and others into fundraising roles. You’ll come away with practical tools, tips, and activities.

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Nov 19th: Finance Fundamentals

Dec 3rd: Managing Cash Flow

Dec 17th: Building Grant Budgets

Each session is 2pm-3pm

These sessions will will provide an overview of basic financial principles, cover cash flow management strategies, and discuss how to build a grant proposal budget that tells a story. 

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Registration is completely FREE! This event is sponsored by The Ford Family Foundation, a foundation from Roseburg, Oregon that serves the people and the communities of Oregon and Siskiyou County, California.

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These workshops are presented by the Center for Nonprofit Stewardship, a nonprofit organization that educates and empowers nonprofits in sound financial, administrative, and organizational stewardship.

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