• 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.

  • Upcoming Programs for Nonprofit Executives

    Browse our full Programs Calendar for all 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.

  • 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.

  • Executive Director Institute

    This 6-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. Deadline to apply is January 23.
    To learn more about EDI and apply, click here.


  • The lessons, skills and relationships from Executive Director Institute have been priceless assets to me as I lead an organization that is rapidly scaling up in size and complexity. 

    Eric Rogers,
    Executive Director, BikeWalkKC


    Questions about programs?
     Contact Noreen Bridgham.