The effectiveness, success and sustainability of your nonprofit is vital to the populations/clientele you serve. They are dependent on you and quite frankly, so is the greater Waco community. Clearing the calendar to participate in area training opportunities is one of the most strategic ways you can serve, lead, and make a resounding impact for your nonprofit. Invest today! For a list of training opportunities hosted by Waco Foundation, click here.
Local Trainings Events & Monthly Meetings
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Nonprofit Network is scheduled on the 3rd Thursday of each month of January to May & September to November.
The Nonprofit Network is a monthly gathering of area nonprofit agencies. The FREE meetings are hosted by the Cooper Foundation and provide an opportunity for networking, peer learning and capacity building. RSVP’s are appreciated! To do so, please contact Karen Aho at the Cooper Foundation at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The meetings are as scheduled
8:00 am Refreshments & Networking
8:30 am Announcements and Program Begins
9:45 am Q&A Time
10:00 am Program Concludes
Location: Texas Life Annex, 1000 Washington Ave., Waco, TX 76701
Nonprofit Network Meeting Dates
Looking ahead, here are the upcoming dates for the 2015 Nonprofit Network
- February 19
- March 19
- April 16
- May 21
- September 17
- October 15
- November 19
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The Association of Fundraising Professionals (AFP) represents more than 27,000 members in 180 chapters working to advance philanthropy through advocacy, research, education and certification programs. The Central Texas chapter serves more than 70 members in the greater Waco, Temple and Killeen areas. You may join the local chapter by accessing the national AFP website (www.afpnet.org) and following the instructions for membership election. For more information, see the “AFP Membership” tab on the left-hand sidebar.
Every 4th Thursday of the month, AFP meetings are held at the Texas Ranger Hall of Fame Education Building, 100 Texas Ranger Trail, Waco, TX 76706. To learn more about the meeting time and dates, visit centexafp.org
February 5 – Join JRBT & Waco Foundation for Financial Literacy Training on February 5
Led by Jaynes, Reitmeier, Boyd & Therrell (JRBT), this half-day workshop will take a closer look at the financial concepts, practices and policies that comprise a nonprofit’s world. Topics to be discussed include:
• Financial Statements 101
• Basis of Accounting: GAAP vs. SPF
• Accounting for Contributions
• Federal & State Awards
• Effective Internal Controls
• 990 Form Reporting
• Other Tax Compliance Matters
CPE & CEU credits are available. For further information & speakers, click here.
Date: February 5, 2015
Time: 9 am – 12 pm. Registration begins at 8:15 am
Location: MCC Conference Center│4601 N. 19th Street, Waco, TX 76710
Special Rate: $12!
Limited Scholarships are available, contact email@example.com for more information.
March 18-19 – Building Exceptional Boards with Chuck Loring
• Purposeful Boards
• Power Fundraising
• Board Chair/ED & Board/Staff Relationship
• Assessment, Evaluation & Progress
Day 1 (March 18) Session runs from 8:30 am – 3:30 pm
Day 2 (March 19) Session runs from 8:30 am – 12 Noon
Location: MCC Conference Center, 4601 North 19th Street, Waco, TX 76708
Cost: Day 1 only $25│Day 2 only $10; both days $30*
Limited scholarships available. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
CPE credits are available for this course!
Registration closes March 10. Cancellations after March 13 will be refunded on a prorated basis.
*If you are planning to attend both days, use promo code 2DAYS5OFF to receive a $5 discount off your registration.
Regional Training Events
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We will let you know when something becomes available!