Nonprofit Connect offers a wide variety of training programs 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 professional development 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.

"The programs broaden your perspective and stimulate new ideas around nonprofit leadership that can be implemented immediately."  

Tondeé Lutterman, National Industry Partner, Not-For-Profit at BKD, LLP

Programs for All Levels

Click a button below to read more about the various types of educational programs we offer for nonprofit professionals at all career levels, as well as board members, volunteers and community leaders that work with the nonprofit sector.

501(c) Success National Speaker Series

Nonprofit Connect's national speaker series brings prominent thought leaders to Kansas City to discuss the latest sector research and trends. Over the course of the year, four nationally recognized experts address cutting-edge issues, explore best practices and provide critical insights for increased positive social impact. 501(c) Success is an exceptional opportunity for the Kansas City community to meet and engage with outstanding nonprofit leaders right here in our own backyard.

2019 Speakers

October 29 - The Civic Century with Natalye Paquin, Points of Light


Thank you to our generous program sponsors for 2019.

To learn more about sponsoring a Nonprofit Connect program, click here.

Present a Program

Nonprofit Connect is always looking for peer experts to present training programs. If you are interested in presenting on a specific topic, please fill out the following form.

Presenter Interest Form

Cancellation/Program Policies

No refunds will be processed within 3 business days of the program date. No shows will be billed. Please note when registering if you have dietary restrictions. Nonprofit Connect may take photographs or videos at public events, so we ask that you read our Privacy Policy for more information.