Learning and Leadership Workshops

Our Learning and Leadership events are renowned for their high quality content and relevance — intelligence that can be gained in one session — and acted upon quickly. Click here to browse our complete calendar of events by month/day. Below you’ll find events organized by topic. For any questions, please contact Cinzia Perlingieri, Director of Learning and Leadership: cperlingieri@cvnl.org or 415.448.0331. Please check back with us for more workshops soon: we look forward to learning with you!   

Fundraising

Executive & Board Governance

Our Learning and Leadership events are renowned for their high quality content and relevance — intelligence that can be gained in one session — and acted upon quickly. Click here to browse our complete calendar of events by month/day. Below you’ll find events organized by topic. For any questions, please contact Cinzia Perlingieri, Director of Learning and Leadership: cperlingieri@cvnl.org or 415.448.0331. Please check back with us for more workshops soon: we look forward to learning with you!

  • 55 Members / 75 Non-members

What is the Effective Board Governance series? Nonprofit board members enrich and govern an organization with their personal expertise, connections, and passion for the cause — and yet, they don’t always come to the job with experience in things like nonprofit fundraising or governance. CVNL knows what strong, smart boards looks like— and how critical […]

March 26 @ 9:30 am, at

  • Members / Non-members

In modern nonprofits, organizational mission and performance are inextricably linked. Today’s nonprofit leaders cannot afford to expend resources based on good intentions and wishful thinking. The social sector needs to focus on meaningful and measurable change. Nonprofit leaders and executives are critical to both maximize and sustain an organization’s impact. As such, they need to […]

April 2 @ 8:00 am, at CVNL Marin

Grant Writing

Lunch & Learn

Welcome to CVNL’s Leaders Lunch & Learn! This is a free initiative to gather established and aspiring nonprofit leaders to engage in lectures with experienced consultants and in thoughtful conversations with peers. This is a brown bag type of event, so bring in your own lunch!

  • Members / Non-members

With ever-shifting attitudes in the world of grantseeking, it’s important to keep up on the latest trends and strategies to find success and excellence in your search to secure funding. Grantseeking has changed over the past several years. With funders looking for organizations that demonstrate intentional movement toward substantial and sustainable change, grantseekers must demonstrate […]

April 9 @ 12:00 pm, at CVNL Marin

  • Members / Non-members

Bring your lunch and join us for our fifth Leaders’ Lunch & Learn session, where Corbin Howe will talk about strategy and how to operationalize your strategic plan for increased impact. Many organizations have an impressive mission/vision and maybe even a strategic plan, BUT operating plans are often disconnected from the strategy and mission. In […]

May 14 @ 12:00 pm, at CVNL Marin

  • Members / Non-members

Leaders’ Lunch & Learn is a lunchtime peer group for nonprofit professionals of all levels and experience. These one hour sessions will feature guest speakers presenting on timely topics important to nonprofits, as well as webinars from the grant-seeking platform GrantStation. Participants will have an ongoing opportunity for professional development, peer support, and building relationships […]

June 11 @ 12:00 pm, at CVNL Marin

Leaders of Volunteers Group (LOV)

CVNL’s Leaders of Volunteers (LOV) is a peer group open to any and all types of volunteer managers and coordinators from public, private, and philanthropic organizations throughout the Bay Area.

The LOV Group provides opportunities for the development and enhancement of professional skills, as well as a safe space to candidly share challenges and achievements in the field. It aims to increase awareness of networking opportunities among individuals involved in the implementation and coordination of volunteer programs. Participants have an ongoing opportunity to build relationships and support among volunteer professionals.

Meetings will be bi-monthly on the second Thursday of every other month, 11:30am-1:00pm, unless otherwise specified. Meeting dates:

  • December 13, 2018
  • February 21, 2019
  • April 11, 2019
  • June 13, 2019
  • August 8, 2019
  • October 10, 2019
PRICING:

CVNL Member – $60 for 6 group meetings ($10 per meeting)

Non-Member – $90 for 6 group meetings ($15 per meeting)

Drop-in fee – $20

Additional individuals from the same organization receive a discount on registration. Contact us if you’re interested: ajungerman@cvnl.org or 415.448.0304