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.

Apr 1 – May 1 all-day United Way of Central Massachusetts
Between April 1st and May 1st, the United Way of Central Massachusetts wants to see how YOU are doing good in the local community. Post pictures to this event page of you or someone you[...]
May 3 @ 8:00 am – 4:30 pm Newton Marriott
AAFCPAs’ Annual Nonprofit Educational Seminar is a 1-day event for nonprofit executives event that will take place on May 3rd in 2017 at the Newton Marriott. This event is designed to help nonprofit CFOs, Executive[...]
May 3 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm Legal Center for Nonprofits Inc.
Just in time for last-minute questions about 990/990-EZ! Our speaker, Steve Reale, worked for the IRS for 35 years, examining Forms 990 and related forms, and was also a continuing education instructor. Bring your questions![...]
May 4 @ 8:30 am – 10:30 am Stonehill College - Brocktonian Room
A 2-hour, interactive seminar led by a tax-exempt organization specialist. The Agenda includes Role of the Board, Director Duties, Board Composition, Board Procedures, Policies, Other Compliance Issues and Director Liability. Presenter: Teresa Santalucia, Klein Hornig[...]
May 4 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am The Beverly Cummings Center – Building 100 (furthest to right from Main Entrance) – Room 221E (2nd Floor)
Please register by May 1. Online fundraising is a commonplace feature of nonprofit operation. Is your nonprofit in compliance with pertinent law, such as MA data security and fundraising regulations? Does your nonprofit need to[...]
May 4 @ 12:00 pm United Way of Rhode Island
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[...]
May 5 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm 501Partners
Are you a nonprofit that needs help understanding and implementing Salesforce, but lacks the skills and resources to take advantage of the platform’s power? If yes, we have a great event for you – our[...]
May 5 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm Nixon Peabody
Do you have a social media policy for your employees? Do you know what rights they have when they discuss their employer and working conditions on social media? Come join us for a legal seminar[...]
May 8 @ 12:00 pm Dorcas International Institute of Rhode Island
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[...]
May 9 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm GoToWebinar
Krokidas & Bluestein is pleased to offer this free webinar in order to provide important information to our clients and friends. Communicating electronically has become standard operating procedure in business transactions. Employees and agents routinely[...]
May 9 @ 4:00 pm – 6:30 pm Goodwin
Are you a leader of an existing nonprofit organization or have an interest in creating a new one? Do you have questions and concerns about incorporating and/or filing for tax-exempt status? All nonprofit start-ups are[...]
May 10 @ 9:00 am Associated Grant Makers
Over the years, nonprofit leaders with the greatest fundraising success have employed 5 key “shifts” to get themselves and their organizations in a position to generate significant revenue. Drawing from experience and research, we will[...]
May 11 @ 2:00 pm Associated Grant Makers
Workshop participants will have an in-depth review of the major building blocks of successful grant proposals. Special attention will be paid to case statements, preparing budgets, management plans, and evaluation. Pitfalls and best practices will[...]
May 18 @ 5:30 pm – 8:00 pm Foundation for MetroWest
The powerful partnership between staff and volunteer leaders will either hold an organization back or powerfully catapult your nonprofit to new levels of scale and impact. In this workshop, we’ll look at best practice relationships[...]
May 23 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm Langham Hotel
If you wish to join us for this program, please complete the following steps by May 11. (1) Fill out the linked registration form. (2) Email your current WISP, if you have one, to Machiko[...]
May 23 @ 5:00 pm Groundwork Lawrence
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[...]
May 24 @ 9:30 am – 11:30 am Framingham Public Library
To cut through the clutter and get your message heard on digital channels, especially social media, can seem like a Herculean feat. For nonprofits that have little to no marketing staff, how can they build[...]
May 31 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am Boston NonProfit Center
Tech Networks of Boston (TNB) is pleased to invite you to a Roundtable session on integrated IT services and emerging technologies for nonprofit organizations. Our featured guests will be Eric Harris and Amen Adonon of[...]
Jun 1 @ 8:00 am United Way of Massachusetts Bay/Merrimack Valley
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[...]
Jun 1 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am Boston Private
Many nonprofits are now considering to increase their advocacy activities. It is critical for these nonprofits to review the rule of engagement in this area so as to remain in compliance with pertinent laws and[...]
Jun 6 @ 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[...]
Jun 8 – Jun 9 all-day Hotel Viking
Mark your calendar, and join NE/SAE at our 2017 Annual Meeting in Newport, RI on Thursday, June 8th and Friday, June 9th. This year’s conference will feature cutting-edge educational content, unique social events, and opportunities[...]
Jun 8 @ 8:30 am – 10:30 am Stonehill College – Brocktonian Room
This 2.5-hour seminar on corporate governance will focus on respective duties and responsibilities of a nonprofit board and management. The seminar is very interactive and ends with an exercise using case studies. Presenter: Teresa Santalucia,[...]
Jun 9 @ 5:30 pm John F. Kennedy Presidential Library
BOSTON — On Friday, June 9, at Boston’s John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum, advocates for disadvantaged youth, families, and communities will be honored at Embracing the Legacy, the premier annual gala of Robert[...]
Jun 13 @ 5:30 pm – 8:00 pm Morse Institute Library
This workshop highlights how to lead, motivate, and inspire your board to unprecedented action for your organization. We will explore how to leverage and achieve greater committee involvement and fund raising assistance, how to conduct[...]
Jun 16 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am Boston Private
What sort of cyber security risks do nonprofits face today? What are the legal implications arising from them? Come and learn from two cyber security experts whose presentation and Q&As will help you examine your[...]
Jun 20 @ 4:00 pm – 6:30 pm Boston Public Library – Commonwealth Salon
Are you a leader of an existing nonprofit organization or have an interest in creating a new one? Do you have questions and concerns about incorporating and/or filing for tax-exempt status? All nonprofit start-ups are[...]
Jul 18 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am Foundation for MetroWest
DESCRIPTION Join us to learn about our 2017 Regional Competitive Grant Program offered through the Foundation. There will be time to ask questions and further understand the process. Seating is limited, so please register early.[...]