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Effective community transformation begins with organizational transformation. Spectrum can help.

Our passion is empowering nonprofits to transform their communities with the support of financial sustainability. To learn more about the Spectrum way of thinking, please join us at one of our upcoming events:

NONPROFIT MANAGEMENT LEADERSHIP INSTITUTE
Community Foundation for the Fox Valley Region
July 13, 2017
Topic: Finances & Financial Management

If you see management of a nonprofit in your future, you can earn a Nonprofit Management Certificate through the Leadership Institute.

The Leadership Institute is a year-long series of seminars led by experts and designed for new nonprofit executive directors or those in the leadership pipeline. The curriculum includes a wide range of leadership, management and technical skill-building programs.

Education modules will cover Personal Leadership, Board Orientation & Leadership, Finances & Financial Management, Fundraising & Resourcing the Mission, Operations, Human Resources, Marketing & Communications, and Ethical & Legal Issues.

 

NONPROFIT DAY ANNUAL CONFERENCE KEYNOTE ADDRESS
DeKalb County Nonprofit Partnership
July 26, 2017

Nonprofit Day brings together nonprofit professionals, volunteers, board members, and donors for a valuable day of learning, networking, and professional development.

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past events

PURSUING SUSTAINABILITY: REGIONAL MATRIX MAP CLINICS
Louisiana Association of Nonprofit Organizations
May 11-12, 2017
New Orleans and Houma, LA

NONPROFIT INSTITUTE
Nonprofit Learning Lab
April 5, 2017
Madison, WI
Topic: Connecting Organizational Planning with Everyday Decision-Making

BALANCING MISSION IMPACT WITH THE BOTTOM LINE

New Hampshire Center for Nonprofits
February 2, 2017
Concord, NH

TRANSITION / SUCCESSION PLANNING
Milwaukee Business Journal

October 26, 2016
7:30 a.m. – 9:45 a.m.

GIRLS ON THE RUN INTERNATIONAL SUMMIT 2016
Girls on the Run International
June 28, 2016
Orlando, FL
Topic: The Sustainability Mindset: A New Way of Thinking About Impact & Money

STRATEGIC LEADERSHIP SERIES
Grand Valley State University
April 21, 2016
Kalamazoo, MI
Topic: Implementing a Sustainability Mindset
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STRATEGIC LEADERSHIP SERIES
Grand Valley State University
April 20, 2016
Grand Rapids, MI

STRATEGIC DECISIONS FOR SUSTAINABILITY 2016
Indiana Nonprofit Resource Network
April 6-7, 2016
Lafayette, IN

2016 LEADERSHIP AND CAPACITY BUILDING INSTITUTE
YWCA USA
Palm Springs, CA
February 3-5, 2016

2016 WINTER LEADERSHIP CONFERENCE
Association of Junior Leagues International
Austin, TX
January 16, 2016

NONPROFIT ASSOCIATION OF THE MIDLANDS
La Visa, NE
November 4, 2015
Keynote
Summit 2015: The Art of Nonprofit Sustainability

LOUISIANA ASSOCIATION OF NONPROFIT ORGANIZATIONS
Baton Rouge, LA
October 22-23, 2015
Topic: Pursuing Sustainability

CENTER FOR NONPROFIT EXCELLENCE
Louisville, KY
October 6, 2015
Topic: Nonprofit Sustainability: Strategic Ways to Keep the Music Going

KANSAS ASSOCIATION OF COMMUNITY FOUNDATIONS
Wichita, KS
September 28-29, 2015
Annual Conference of the Kansas Association of Community Foundations: Nourishing the Roots: Growing a Culture of Community Philanthropy.”
Topic: The Sustainability Mindset: Using the Matrix Map to Make Strategic Decisions Advanced Level and Sustainability Consultations

NEW HAMPSHIRE CENTER FOR NONPROFITS
Concord, NH
September 18-19, 2015
Keynote “The Capacity to Endure” and Group Facilitation session

ALDE: ASSOCIATION OF LUTHERAN DEVELOPMENT EXECUTIVES
Webinar
August 27, 2015
Topic: Using the Matrix Map to Make Strategic Decisions

ALLIANCE FOR CHILDREN AND FAMILIES
Webinar
June 17, 2016
Topic: Matrix Maps for Understanding Financial Sustainability and Impact

ALLIANCE FOR NONPROFIT EXCELLENCE
Memphis, TN
April 30, 2015
Topic: Setting the Standard: Operational Excellence in the New Nonprofit Sector
ANE Tenth Annual Conference

WISCONSIN NONPROFITS ASSOCIATION
Madison, WI
March 4-5, 2015
Keynote Address
Wisconsin Nonprofits Conference: Creating a Stronger Voice Together

ASSOCIATION OF LUTHERAN DEVELOPMENT EXECUTIVES (ALDE)
Reno, NV
February 24-25, 2015
Keynote Address, Sustainable Revenue
Meet at the Peak: ALDE Annual Conference

YWCA USA
San Antonio, TX
February 20, 2015
Leadership and Capacity Development Institute

NONPROFIT CENTER OF MILWAUKEE
Milwaukee, WI
Presentation for the Agency Executives Group
Topic: The Sustainability Mindset

INDIANA NONPROFIT RESOURCE NETWORK
Crawfordsville, IN
Topic: Planning for the Future: Sustainable Nonprofits