Trainings and Webinars

Stay up to date with our curated training and webinar opportunities and gain access to new learning opportunities in the nonprofit and philanthropy sector.

10 Online Fundraising Best Practices for Small Nonprofits

Date: April 16, 2019

This webinar will walk through the basics of crowdfunding so that your nonprofit can utilize this growing fundraising method to bring in more money for your cause. In addition to covering crowdfunding best practices, additional topics include:

  • The difference between peer-to-peer fundraising and crowdfunding – and how you can use both in your fundraising campaign simultaneously
  • How to set up your nonprofit crowdfunding page
  • The power of social media to increase crowdfunding for your cause
  • How to thank your crowdfunding donors and fundraisers and inspire them to continue to give and fundraise for your cause

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Overlooked Benefits of Outsourcing Nonprofit Accounting

Date: March 27, 2019

This webinar will help Executive Directors, Finance Directors, and finance staff to develop and use a financial policies and procedures manual.  Savvy nonprofit leaders know that effective financial policies and procedures that lead to effective processes can be the difference between good and great performance. We will answer this and more. We will review and provide you with a candid conversation of the benefits and disadvantages of outsourcing nonprofit accounting. Immediately following the presentation on benefits of outsourcing nonprofit accounting, we will host a discussion on best practices for using MIP

10 Online Fundraising Best Practices for Small Nonprofits

Date: March 12, 2019

Customized for small nonprofits on a limited budget, this free webinar will highlight current trends in online fundraising. Online donations make up an average of 8.5% of a nonprofit’s annual budget, but that number will grow rapidly in the coming years. It’s crucial that your nonprofit knows the basics of a successful online fundraising campaign and has knowledge of emerging online fundraising trends in order to prepare for the future. Topics include:

  • What to look for in an online fundraising platform
  • How to launch a monthly giving program
  • How to use social media to increase your online donations
  • How to launch a crowdfunding campaign
  • How to tap into the power of cause awareness and giving days

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The webinar will be presented by Heather Mansfield, founder of Nonprofit Tech for Good. The webinar will not be recorded, however, all attendees will be sent a set of comprehensive notes within 24 hours after the end of the presentation. If you are unable to attend the webinar at the time scheduled, you can still register for the webinar in order to receive the notes.

Free Webinar: How To Set Your Nonprofit Up for Social Media Fundraising Success

Date: March 18, 2019

In this 45-minute webinar, social media marketing expert Julia Campbell will dive into these important questions and you will learn how you can effectively leverage social media for fundraising and new donor acquisition for your nonprofit. You will also hear about best practices in the sector and specific tips on measuring the ROI of social media for your nonprofit.


During this Free Live Nonprofit Webinar we will cover:

  • The ways in which social media has dramatically changed nonprofit fundraising

  • A brief overview of Facebook Fundraising and YouTube Giving Tools

  • 5 types of content that nonprofits can share on social media

  • 3 sample metrics to measure the ROI of your social media efforts

A Fundraising the SMART way webinar

Date: March 19, 2019

In this webinar you will learn:

1) How to drive more income predictably and consistently

2) An inexpensive way to find which of your current donors has large giving capacity

3) A simple 5 step process to tracking large-gift progress.

Next Philanthropy


Date: February 28, 2019


WINGS is organizing a webinar series for 2019 to discuss some of the key issues from The Global Landscape of Philanthropy, one year after it was launched. Register for all three webinars here.

Certificate Programme in Nonprofit Leadership and Management


Deadline: March 4, 2019


The Nonprofit Leadership and Management Certificate Programme provided by the Lagos Business School is a detailed introduction to Nonprofit Management that takes on a highly practical, experiential and interactive approach. Participants will learn through a series of online and in-class faculty-facilitated lectures, guest lectures, case study discussions, and videos.

Introduction to Corporate Giving


Date: March 6, 2019


Corporate grantmakers are different from traditional foundations in many ways. This webinar by Grantspace provides a basic overview of: The different types of corporate giving, What motivates corporations to give, and How to find potential corporate partners.