• Nonprofit Executive Director Programs at Nonprofit Connect
  • for Executive Directors & CEOs

    Through Nonprofit Connect, industry executives come together to discuss and learn more about the many aspects of managing nonprofit organizations. From roundtables to leadership development, to networking and peer to peer support opportunities, our goal is to foster collegiality, nurture partnerships and spark innovation among Kansas City's nonprofit leaders.
    Click here to register for upcoming Nonprofit Connect programs.

    Nonprofit Executive Breakfast

    This program brings together the executive leaders of Kansas City's nonprofits for discussion, idea sharing and networking. Nurture partnerships and build supportive relationships with your executive peers over a casual breakfast.

    Executive Director Institute

    This 8-month learning opportunity exclusively for executive directors weaves together theory, experience and context to help leaders evolve, keep up with best practices and learn new ways to deal creatively with the full range of organizational issues.

    Applications for 2018 Executive Director Institute (EDI) are now open.
    To learn more about EDI and apply, click here.

    Strategic Planning

    Sound strategic planning has the potential to transform an organization and frame future success. This session outlines the basic steps and major challenges in the planning process and offers practical tools to create an effective strategic plan.

    Harmony: The Executive Director & The Board

    This program about the all-important ED/Board relationship delves into the roles and responsibilities of board leadership, key elements of a successful board-executive relationship and the execution of that partnership.

    Mastermind Roundtable Discussion

    Nonprofit executives meet regularly in a casual, noncompetitive and mutually helpful venue to act as catalysts for growth and supportive colleagues to each other. Partners in the group give feedback, help brainstorm new possibilities, encourage accountability on the road to becoming more effective leaders, problem solvers and decision makers while enjoying the support of respected peers.
    By invitation only.

  • Upcoming Programs
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