Community Trainings & Events

Welcome to MNN’s Nonprofit Training and Events Calendar! Here you’ll find trainings and events across the state to help you network, learn & give back. Browse the full calendar below or use the categories and tags to filter by region or event type.

All submissions will be approved by MNN staff prior to being posted (typically within 24 hours).  You must be an MNN nonprofit or affiliate member to submit an event. Not a member yet? Annual membership starts as low as $60 and includes unlimited job postings and many other year-round benefits. Click to learn more and join.

For questions concerning MNN’s Nonprofit Training and Events Calendar please contact calendar@massnonprofitnet.org.

Feb 7 @ 8:30 am – 10:30 am Plymouth Chamber of Commerce
Ever wish there was a training you could take on how to lobby? Now there is! Do you have budget priorities you need lawmakers to support but aren’t sure where to begin? Please Join Us[...]
Feb 7 @ 12:30 pm – 1:00 pm
“Intergenerational” may sound nice, but how does one find funding to start a program or initiative? Join intergenerational organization Bridges Together for a webinar to discuss funding avenues (including grant opportunities that we have available),[...]
Feb 8 @ 9:30 am – 11:30 am Lexington Community Center- Room 242
Social media success is something that nonprofits are finally beginning to see as a vital piece of the marketing and fundraising puzzle. However, just setting up a Facebook page or a Twitter account isn’t enough.[...]
Feb 9 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am Associated Grantmakers of MA
Are you interested in applying for an SVP capacity building investment? Come learn about the SVP model, our giving priorities, capacity building resources we provide, and what makes a successful SVP relationship. Please join us[...]
Feb 9 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
We are excited to present a 4-session, live, online training series, “Become a Grant God/Goddess in 22 Days!” beginning January 19th. Successful grant seeking goes way beyond a well-written proposal. In addition to the key[...]
Feb 9 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm Wellesley Community Center
The thought of conducting a strategic plan seems daunting to some, pointless to others. We will discuss the value of strategic planning, what really needs to be in a plan, and a straightforward process to[...]
Feb 15 – Feb 16 all-day Essential Partners Inc
Anyone who leads meetings can be thrown off balance when difficult moments arise. The difficulty might be an unexpected tense moment among group members, a dynamic or group norm that makes listening or sharing airtime[...]
Feb 16 @ 8:30 am – 10:30 am Stonehill College - Brocktonian Room
Please RSVP by February 13. Payment: $25 per person. Payment takes the form of a donation on Network for Good. Please choose “my full contact information” or “my name and email address only” under privacy[...]
Feb 16 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am DLA Piper (US)
Do you have questions about your current office lease? Is the lease renewal time fast approaching? Are you considering a move to new office space? Come and meet with real estate law specialists from a[...]
Feb 16 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm Boston NonProfit Center
Tech Networks of Boston (TNB) and TNB Labs (TNBL) are pleased to invite you to a Roundtable session on how best practices for nonprofits that want to find and make use of public data. Our[...]
Feb 23 @ 12:00 pm The Non-Profit Center of Boston
Are you looking to develop the skills, confidence, and network to propel your career? The Institute for Nonprofit Practice (INP) is now accepting applications for its award-winning programs in Greater Boston, Merrimack Valley and Rhode[...]
Feb 24 @ 1:00 pm The Boston Foundation
Are you looking to develop the skills, confidence, and network to propel your career? The Institute for Nonprofit Practice (INP) is now accepting applications for its award-winning programs in Greater Boston, Merrimack Valley and Rhode[...]
Feb 25 all-day Venue TBD
Beacon Academy is offering a Philanthropy & Trustee Training Workshop for young professionals on Saturday, February 25th here in Boston: www.beaconleadership.org Young professionals that attend and complete the workshop requirements will receive a certificate of[...]
Feb 27 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm Boston NonProfit Center
Tech Networks of Boston (TNB) and TNB Labs (TNBL) are pleased to invite you to a Roundtable session on how nonprofits can use Facebook to broadcast their impact and engage supporters. Our featured guest will[...]
Mar 10 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm Northborough Senior Center
Have you been asked to start an intergenerational (IG) program, or do you have a great idea for one but don’t know where to begin? Perhaps you are somebody who has a great program already[...]
Mar 23 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm Hilton Boston Dedham
If you are a little intimidated or unsure of how big global trends could or would have an impact on your nonprofit, you’re not alone! This session will drive home the value of incorporating trends-watching[...]
Mar 24 @ 7:30 am – 5:00 pm Sheraton Four Points Wakefield, MA
Expand your knowledge and skills to deliver quality results on time and on budget. Build capability to consistently meet organizational goals. Demonstrate exceptional management of donated funds and measurable impact of value provided. Network and[...]
Mar 27 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm Nonprofit Center
Is unnecessary conflict eating up your time? Are your employees stressed? Is morale low? Do you wish you could get everyone rowing in the same direction? At this 2 hour, interactive workshop you will learn[...]
Apr 5 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm Nonprofit Center
Description: Do you avoid negotiation? Do you always think you could have gotten a better deal? Do you feel like other people just “know” how to do it? The good news is that negotiation skill[...]