Upcoming Trainings

Upcoming Trainings

Our BoardConnect and LeadershipConnect programs are designed to enhance your skill-set and prepare you to deal with the changing environment of nonprofits today.

If you are a member of a company and would like to discuss custom group training sessions for your employees, please contact Allison Howe.

Sign up for our mailing list to receive updates about our upcoming course schedule and networking events.

BoardConnect: October 2024 Session

BoardConnect is a comprehensive training program for participants who are interested in serving on a board or who are already serving on a board and want to sharpen their skills. This training series has five sessions:

  • Governance
    Wed. September 25th – 7:00pm to 8:30pm
  • Fiduciary Responsibilities
    Wed. October 2nd – 7:00pm to 8:30pm
  • Fundraising
    Wed. October 9th – 7:00pm to 8:30pm
  • Legal Issues
    Wed. October 16th– 7:00pm to 8:30pm
  • Meet & Greet Nonprofit Fair IN PERSON
    Wed. October 30th – 7:00pm to 9:00pm
    Boys and Girls Clubs Mercer County
    Spruce Street Clubhouse
    1040 Spruce Street
    Lawrence, NJ 08648

All sessions take place from 7:00pm to 8:30pm with the exception of the Meet and Greet Nonprofit Fair which is from 7-9 p.m. and in person.

Leading From Within

The Leading from Within program is designed to develop aspiring Executive Directors and CEOs in a nine month long program that includes peer support, experiential learning, and leadership development. This training program is interactive and has expert trainers to discuss topics such as Personal Leadership Style, Leading your Team, Working with your Board, Financials, Fundraising/Networking, Strategic Planning, Imposter Syndrome, Mentoring, and more. The program will be held entirely in person this year.


Program Dates:

  • September 10, 2024 | Topic: Leading Yourself
  • October 15, 2024 | Topic: Leading Your Team
  • November 12, 2024| Topic: Mentoring and Emotional Intelligence
  • December 10, 2024 | Topic: Working With the Board and the Imposter Syndrome
  • January 14, 2025| Topic: Financials
  • February 11, 2025 | Topic: Leading Your Organization
  • March 11, 2025 | Topic: Stakeholders and External Facing Responsibilities
  • April 8, 2025 | Topic: Developing Strategy
  • May 13, 2025 | Topic: Program Conclusion
  • *All sessions will take place from 9:00am – 12:30pm IN PERSON. Location being finalized but in Mercer County.