NETWORKING/EDUCATION

Alliance of Arizona Nonprofits registering for 2021 Engage Conference

Early sign-up for virtual event ends June 30

Posted

Registration has opened for the Alliance of Arizona Nonprofit’s 2021 Engage Conference featuring four half-days of virtual programming throughout August to engage and inform nonprofit staff, board and volunteers in effective leadership and collaboration to rebuild, strengthen and succeed.

Conference sessions are scheduled every from 8 a.m. to noon Wednesdays, Aug. 4, 11, 18 and 25.

The conference will feature four keynote speakers and 24 educational sessions covering eight topics including advocacy, board development, executive, program/volunteers, development, marketing, diversity, equity and inclusion, and HR/finance.

There will be more than 30 hours of content for registrants to hear from national and local thought leaders in the world of nonprofit management, according to a release.

Early registration will run through Wednesday, June 30, Cost for Alliance members is $109, which increases to $149 after June 30. Each additional registrant will pay $85 through June 30 and $125 after. Nonmember cost is $159 through June 30 and $199 after. Additional registrants will pay $135 through June 30 and $175 after.

Scholarships are available courtesy of the Vitalyst Health Foundation.

Registration includes admission to all four sessions, access to a post-conference video library and keynote speeches.

The full schedule of keynote and discussion speakers will be announced before the conference.

The current schedule features real-time networking and discussions on “Wonder” and includes:

Aug. 4

8 to 8:30 a.m.: Keynote address

8:30 to 9 a.m.: Networking & Ask the Expert on Wonder

9 to 10 a.m.: Debt is a Four-Letter Word We Like, Using Equity Focused Feedback Loops to Increase Impact and Designing and Building Capacity for Your Organization’s Future

10 to 10:30 a.m.: Networking & Ask the Expert on Wonder

10:30 to 11:30 a.m.: Dirty Money – Ethics in Nonprofits, Workshop: Discover your Core Values and Panel Discussion – Marketing

11:30 to noon: Networking & Ask the Expert on Wonder

Aug. 11

8 to 8:30 a.m.: Keynote address

8:30 to 9 a.m.: Networking & Ask the Expert on Wonder

9 to 10 a.m.:  Visual Thinking for Nonprofits, Purpose Driven Diversity and 5 Tips to Get Local Leaders on Board

10 to 10:30 a.m.: Networking & Ask the Expert on Wonder

10:30 to 11:30 a.m.: Return to Revenue, Virtual Fundraising Events and Panel Discussion: Programs/Volunteers

11:30 to noon: Networking & Ask the Expert on Wonder

Aug. 18

8 to 8:30 a.m.: Keynote address

8:30 to 9 a.m.: Networking & Ask the Expert on Wonder

9 to 10 a.m.: Turning Your Board Into No Pressure Ambassadors for Fundraising Success, Turning Resistance into Yes! and Panel Discussion: Advocacy

10 to 10:30 a.m.: Networking & Ask the Expert on Wonder

10:30 to 11:30 a.m.: Website Accessibility – The Basics in Writing, Are You In The Dark About Your Financial Situation and Developing Your Nonprofit’s Remote or Hybrid Workforce

11:30 to noon: Networking & Ask the Expert on Wonder

Aug. 25

8 to 8:30 a.m.: Keynote address

8:30 to 9 a.m.: Networking & Ask the Expert on Wonder

9 to 10 a.m.: It’s Time to Rethink Your Board Structure, Equity, Diversity and Inclusion (EDI) Work for Nonprofits: How to Start, How to Stumble and How to Succeed and Frugal Innovation in Nonprofit Branding and Innovation

10 to 10:30 a.m.: Networking & Ask the Expert on Wonder

10:30-11:30 a.m.: All About the Base: Growing Your Advocacy Skill, Sexual Harassment in the “Me Too” Era: What Every Employer Needs to Know and Panel Discussion: Development

11:30-12:30

11:30 to noon: Networking & Ask the Expert on Wonder

 For questions about topics and programs, email Michael Barry, director of capacity building, at michaelb@arizonanonprofits.org or Angela Palmer, director of marketing, at angelap@arizonanonprofits.org.

For sponsorships exhibiting opportunities, email Jennifer Purcell, senior vice president and director of development, at JenniferP@arizonanonprofits.org, or call 602-279-9166.

For more information about the Alliance of Arizona Nonprofits, visit www.arizonanonprofits.org.

Comments