Rick Schwartz talks to MetroWest nonprofit staff about annual reports.

We bring in renowned consultants, practitioners, and content experts to present practical workshops.

Staff, board/committee members, and volunteers who are affiliated with nonprofit organizations or town agencies serving MetroWest are invited to attend free of charge. If you register for a workshop and your plans change, please email or call 48 hours in advance. Otherwise, a $25 no-show fee will be charged.

Interested in presenting? Have ideas for workshops that you would like to attend? Email Kimberly Blakemore.

When Conflicts Arise: Effective Techniques to Deal with Challenging Volunteer Situations

Presenter: Claudia Lach, Lach Training & Consulting
Date: Wenesday, May 16
Time: 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: Dover Town Library, 56 Dedham St., Dover, MA 02030

Who should attend: Any nonprofit staff or board member interested in learning about volunteer management


Business Modeling: Break the Status Quo and Design the Nonprofits of Tomorrow

Presenter: Eric Curtis, Curtis Strategy
Date: Thursday, May 17
Time: 9:30-11:30 AM
Location: Waltham Public Library, 735 Main St., Waltham, MA 02451

Who should attend: Ideal for transformative leaders and visionaries


Perfecting Your Solicitation Skills

Presenter: Chuck Gordon, The New Kensington Group
Date: Thursday, May 24
Time: 9:00-11:00 AM
Location: Wellesley Free Library, 530 Washington Street, Wellesley, MA 02482

Who should attend: Executive directors, board members, and development directors (due to space limitations, only senior-level development directors should register)


A Smarter Shopper: Evaluate & Purchase the Right System for Your Nonprofit

Presenter: Maureen Wallbeoff
Date: Tuesday, June 12
Time: 9:00-11:30 AM
Location: MassBay Community College, 50 Oakland Street, Wellesley, MA 02481

Who should attend: Nonprofit staff and board members of nonprofits of all sizes