workshops for nonprofits

Capacity building workshops are facilitated by experts with knowledge of best practices and current trends.

2014-2015 developing a plan workshops


Nonprofit organizations need practical tools to do their work better, and each year the Evanston Community Foundation schedules a series of three local and low cost workshops to allow nonprofit leaders to learn from local experts in the field. The fall 2014 and spring 2015 workshops Developing A Plan — to plan or not to plan...that is the question  will cover fundraising, succession planning, and grantmaking relationships. Learn more and register now.

grow your capacity workshops held in the 2013-2014 series


  • Tools for managing nonprofit personnel and finances
  • Connecting donors with your mission
  • Making strategic decisions for financial viability

grow your capacity workshops held in the 2012-2013 series


  • Growing a great board
  • Growing with program evaluation
  • Growing with grant writing

other previous topics

  • Growing with individual donors
  • Growing with social media
  • Growing with volunteers