August 21, 2018

2018 NPP WORKSHOP SCHEDULE & INFORMATION

REGISTRATION & ATTENDANCE 

  • An email will be sent from SCF to confirm your registration for each workshop listed below.
  • Please use a "good" email and mailing address when you complete the registration form.
  • Attendees are requested to arrive 15 minutes prior to the scheduled start time to sign-in.  Workshops begin on time and late arrivals are not guaranteed a seat if the workshop is already full.
  • Only current NPP members may attend the workshop - registering for a workshop does not automatically make you an NPP member. 
  • You (your organization) may join NPP "at the door" by paying the $50 membership fee (no cash). Please call ahead to let us know that you plan to join NPP on the day of the workshop. 
  • NPP members who show up for a workshop that they did not register for in advance, must wait until the registered attendees have signed-in.

Please visit the NPP webpage for more information about the Nonprofit Partnership Program.

Click on this link 2018 NPP Workshop Schedule to download the PDF version of the list shown below.

WORKSHOP LOCATION

All NPP workshops will be held on site at SCF, in the 'Buck Training Center' located on the 2nd floor.  Our offices are located at 744 Empire Street, in Fairfield, CA.   SCF  Please call 707-399-3846 if you have questions or need directions. 
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WORKSHOPS OFFERED

Essential Keys to Nonprofit Finance

September 13, 2018 : 1:00pm - 4:00pm

2nd Floor - Buck Training Center, Empire Professional Bldg., Fairfield, CA, 94533

As leaders and fiduciary guardians of their organizations, board members must learn to think, and think hard, about the finances of their organization. The good news is that though this responsibility is daunting, the right preparation enables even the financially unsophisticated board member to effectively oversee the organization’s finance function.

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Event Planning Basics

September 20, 2018 : 1:00pm - 4:00pm

2nd Floor - Buck Training Center, Empire Professional Bldg., Fairfield, CA, 94533

There are many important and sometimes forgotten elements involved in planning an event. While the scale of events can vary dramatically, the principles of event management essentially remain the same. Learn about using checklists as a guide to aid in planning; recognize problem areas and discover solutions to help the event run smoothly.

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H.R. Basics: Hiring Best Practices

October 11, 2018 : 1:00pm - 4:00pm

2nd Floor - Buck Training Center, Empire Professional Bldg., Fairfield, CA, 94533

Nonprofit organizations are required to comply with employment rules and regulations when hiring personnel, just as for-profit businesses must. Learn some best practices to use when hiring staff and explore procedures to put in place in order to avoid messy personnel issues. Learn about 2018 California and Federal Employment Notices and posting requirements.
Also, a demonstration/overview of Volunteer Solano (www.solanovolunteers.org) will be conducted. This online volunteer portal was designed to help connect individuals with Solano nonprofits and businesses who need volunteers.

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Online Giving - #GivingTuesday

November 01, 2018 : 1:00pm - 4:00pm

2nd Floor - Buck Training Center, Empire Professional Bldg., Fairfield, CA, 94533

National 'Giving Tuesday' is Nov 27, 2018.  Give Local Solano, SCF's online fundraising campaign will be held during this same 24-hour period.  Learn guidelines, tips and best practices to help your nonprofit organization plan, prepare and hold your special day of giving and related events.

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BECOME AN NPP MEMBER!

Click on the image above to go to the NPP Fund page.