Upcoming Conferences & Training
Nonprofit Missouri has teamed up with the Missouri Foundation for Health to host a series of advocacy workshops for nonprofit organizations across the state. The workshop curriculum will focus on five major themes:
Understanding the difference between advocacy and lobbying;
Understanding state and local legislative processes;
Identifying strategic opportunities for state-level legislative advocacy;
Identifying strategic opportunities for local advocacy;
Building an advocacy action plan.
The curriculum is built for the beginning advocate and will include presentations from both state and local experts as well as hands-on advocacy strategy building activities. Click on a location below to register. Registration is $20 per person and includes lunch.
2017 Conference Resources & Presentations
2017 Nonprofit Leadership Training Series – materials coming soon!
2016 Conference Resources & Presentations
2016 Nonprofit Leadership Conference
From Jan Masaoka, CEO of the California Association of Nonprofits & Founder of Blue Avocado
From Diane Marty, Founder, Faire Consulting LLC & Tim Sweeny, Consultant, Praxis Nonprofit Strategies
From Jamie Kleinsorge, Nonprofit Missouri & Napoleon Williams III, Director of Advocacy, Connections to Success
Policy Advocacy Solutions for Nonprofits (Handout 1, Handout 2, Handout 3, Handout 4, Handout 5, Handout 6, Handout 7, Handout 8)
From Denise McNerney, CEO & President, iBossWell Inc.
Leading Amongst Differences: How to Lead and Influence Effectively When Challenged with Different Personality Styles
From Debra L. Snoke-Adams, Missouri Assistant Attorney General, Consumer Protection Division
From Jennifer Meehan, Executive Director, Affton Christian Food Pantry
From Bill Regan, ROI Resources L3C
From Rob Blevins, Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Ozarks/Springfield Sertoma
From Dan Prater, Founder & Director, Center for Nonprofit Leadership, Drury University
2016 Eastern Missouri Nonprofit Conference
2015 Conference Resources & Presentations
2015 Nonprofit Leadership Conference
From Scott Helm, Associate Director, Midwest Center for Nonprofit Leadership, UMKC
From Barry Rosenberg, Professor of Practice, George Warren Brown School of Social Work, Washington University in St. Louis
From David Renz, Director, Midwest Center for Nonprofit Leadership at UMKC
From D. Scott Penman, Principal, Penman & Winton Consulting Group, Barbara Levin, Board Chair, Nonprofit Missouri, and Paul Kincaid, President, Kincaid Communications
From Brigette Rouson, Principal, Rouson Associates
From Sharon Latimer, CPA, Partner in RubinBrown’s Assurance Services Group and Colleen McDole, CPA, Manager in RubinBrown’s Assurance Services Group.
From Michael Tracy, Managing Principal, OMNI Employment Management Services
From Dan Prater, Director, Center for Nonprofit Leadership, Drury University
Nonprofit Success: Achieving Impact Through Advocacy
From Allie Chang Ray, Vice President of Programs, Deaconness Foundation
From Scott Penman, Penman-Winton and Paul Kincaid, Kincaid Communications
From Dr. Patrick Walker, Lindenwood University
From Jamie Kleinsorge, The Mission Center L3C
From Mary McMurtrey, St. Louis Community Foundation