Training details

calendar_today Wednesday, February 27, 2019

access_time Eastern: 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Central: 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
Mountain: 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
Pacific: 10:00 am - 11:30 am

place Online

attach_money Free


Nonprofit leaders face many challenges as they work toward achieving their missions. How best can they lead as they juggle multiple demands? Learn to recognize seven top pitfalls common to nonprofit leadership and how to rise above them. During this webinar, you will learn the key ingredients to: optimize your organization’s fundraising efforts, build collaborative partnerships with your board, and lastly, foster a strong, sustainable team and work culture.


Upon completion of this webinar, you should be able to:

  • Avoid seven common mistakes made by nonprofit executive directors
  • Develop and implement a plan of action to engage and collaborate with your organization’s board
  • Identify the roles your nonprofit’s leadership will play in fundraising
  • Modify internal practices to build a strong team and nurturing work environment
  • Learn some tips for sustainable time management practices


A special welcome to: New or aspiring executive directors, executive level nonprofit professionals and board chairs or any nonprofit management enthusiast.


Watch this webinar live and continue the Q&A conversation locally with your nonprofit peers at our Funding Information Network & partner locations! Click on a location to register for an in-person viewing: 

10 am - 11:30 am PT: Viewing Party
11:30 am - noon PT: Post-Webinar Peer Discussion

Chico, CA- Meriam Library, California State University - Chico, 400 W. 1st St., Rm. 227 | RSVP

Fairfield, CA- Solano Community Foundation, 744 Empire St., Suite 240, Buck Training Center | RSVP

Fresno, CA- Henry Madden Library, California State University - Fresno, 5200 N. Barton Ave., Rm. 2108 | RSVP

Pasadena, CA- Pasadena Public Library, La Pintoresca Branch, 1355 North Raymond Ave. | RSVP

Pleasant Hill, CA- The Sanford Institute of Philanthropy at John F. Kennedy University, 100 Ellinwood Way | Learn More

Santa Barbara, CA- Santa Barbara Public Library, 40 East Anapamu Street |RSVP

Santa Monica, CA- Santa Monica Public Library 601 Santa Monica Blvd | Learn More



This webinar is funded by a grant from The California Wellness Foundation (Cal Wellness). Created in 1992 as a private independent foundation, Cal Wellness’ mission is to improve the health of the people of California by making grants for health promotion, wellness education and disease prevention.

Qualifies for
1.5 CFRE point(s)

Intended audience

  • All levels of experience

Bonus materials

When you register for this webinar, you receive:

  • a full recording,
  • associated handout(s), if applicable