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  • Nonprofit Connect offers a wide variety of programming designed for nonprofit professionals at all career levels, as well as board members, volunteers and community leaders who work with the nonprofit sector. With close to 100 events each year, there is ample opportunity to stay up-to-date on areas of interest such as leadership, communications, finance, emerging trends, and technology and fundraising.

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    for Executive Directors & CEOs

    Through Nonprofit Connect, industry executives come together to discuss and learn more about the many aspects of managing nonprofits 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. 

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    for Advanced Professionals

    We recognize that experienced nonprofit leaders also need continued development and support. Through Nonprofit Connect programming, veteran professionals can further develop critical skills and competencies essential for effective leadership. In this environment of peer learning and networking, each leader becomes more confident and better equipped to guide their agency into the future. 

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    Professional Development

    We provide close to 100 educational programs annually on a wide variety of topics designed for nonprofit professionals, board members and volunteers at all career levels. Nonprofit Connect draws upon the knowledge of peers and experts to develop programs that inform, promote, connect and strengthen individuals and their organizations.

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    Board Development

    Great boards make for great nonprofits. These programs develop leaders serving on boards, as well as strengthen the relationship between board and organization management. With programming ranging from basic board structure to strategic planning, your board and ultimately your nonprofit can work together for a greater impact.

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    for Young Professionals

    The Young Nonprofit Professionals Network of Kansas City (YNPNkc) promotes the recruitment, development and retention of young professionals in the nonprofit sector to enhance and support a strong, dynamic nonprofit community. We provide diverse opportunities for networking around Kansas City, and partner with Nonprofit Connect to offer professional development programming specific to young professionals. 

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    Thank you to our generous program sponsors.

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    Questions about programs?
    nbridgham@npconnect.org
    816-888-5603

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