​​January


January 31

​Storytelling Bootcamp     CLICK HERE TO REGISTER

Stories are a powerful way to connect with staff, boards, citizens and others to gain trust and motivate. Every professional needs to know the art of storytelling and messaging in order to give meaning to concepts and information. Learn to make an impact by telling the right story at the right time and practice creating narratives that make an impact at work and beyond.  Presented by Paula Downs, Professional Development Manager, WSU Public Policy & Management Center
Envision, 610 N. Main, Intrust Community Room

11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
​$5 for Student Members  ​   $20 for Members     $35 for Non-members 


​​February

February 13
Board University: Ten Basic Responsibilities of Nonprofit Board Members

Envision, 610 N. Main, 3rd Floor Training Room
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
​$5 for Student Members  ​   $10 for Members     $20 for Non-members
 


February 21
Executive Director Survival Series

Wichita Medical Research and Education Foundation, 3306 E. Central, Wichita

8:30 am - 9:30 am
​Free for Members     $15 for Non-members 


February 28

Networking Luncheon: Update from Sedgwick County, Manager Mike Scholes

Location TBD

11:30 am - 1:00 pm

$5 for Student Members  ​   $20 for Members     $35 for Non-members 


March


March 13
Meet the Graduates Networking Breakfast   

Location TBD

8:00 am - 9:30 am 

$5 for Student Members  ​   $10 for Members     $20 for Non-members 


March 28

Networking Luncheon:  Understanding Endowments, Everything You Want to Know 

Shelly Prichard, CEO, WCF

Location TBD

11:30 am - 1:00 pm

$5 for Student Members  ​   $20 for Members     $35 for Non-members 

April 10
Board University: The Chair's Role in Leading the Nonprofit Board  

Envision, 610 N. Main, 3rd Floor Training Room
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
​$5 for Student Members  ​   $10 for Members     $20 for Non-members 


April 18
Executive Director Survival Series

Colin McKenney, CEO, Starkey

Starkey, 591 N. McComas

8:30 am - 9:30 am 
​Free for Members     $15 for Non-members 


April 25
Networking Luncheon: Inspire Series: Lessons Learned Panel

Barb Andres, Marty Miller, Emily Compton 
Location TBD
11:30 am - 1:00 pm
$5 for Student Members  ​   $20 for Members     $35 for Non-members 


May 8
Board University: Financial Responsibilities of the Nonprofit Board  

Envision, 610 N. Main, 3rd Floor Training Room
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
​$5 for Student Members  ​   $10 for Members     $20 for Non-members 


May 23
Networking Luncheon: Branding Your Nonprofit

Bill Gardner, President, Gardner Design 

Location TBD
11:30 am - 1:00 pm
$5 for Student Members  ​   $20 for Members     $35 for Non-members 


June 12
Networking Mixer: The Big Idea

Armstrong-Chamberlin Marketing

Location TBD

4:30 pm - 7:00 pm
$5 for Student Members  ​   $10 for Members     $20 for Non-members 


June 20
Executive Director Survival Series

Suzi Thien, ED, SCARF

Sunshine Children's Home, 1918 N. Prairie Creek Rd, Andover

8:30 am - 9:30 am
​Free for Members     $15 for Non-members 


June 27
Networking Luncheon: Peer Leadership

Dr. Greg Meissen, WSU

Guadalupe Clinic, 940 S. St Francis S, Wichita

11:30 am - 1:00 pm 

$5 for Student Members  ​   $20 for Members     $35 for Non-members 


July 10
Board University: Fundraising and the Nonprofit Board  

Envision, 610 N. Main, 3rd Floor Training Room
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
​$5 for Student Members  ​   $10 for Members     $20 for Non-members 


July 25
Networking Luncheon: Inspire Series  

Location TBD
11:30 am - 1:00 pm
$5 for Student Members  ​   $20 for Members     $35 for Non-members 


August 14
Board University: Evaluation and the Nonprofit Board  

Envision, 610 N. Main, 3rd Floor Training Room
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
​$5 for Student Members  ​   $10 for Members     $20 for Non-members 


August 15
Executive Director Survival Series

Connie Zienkewicz, ED, Families Together

ILRC, 3033 W. 2nd St N, Wichita

8:30 am - 9:30 am 

​Free for Members     $15 for Non-members 

August 29
Think Big. Be Bold. Inspiring Innovation Conference

Pre-session 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm 


August 30

Think Big. Be Bold. Inspiring Innovation Conference   

8:30 am - 4:00 pm 

September 11
Meet the Candidates Networking Breakfast 

Location TBD

8:00 am - 9:30 am 

$5 for Student Members  ​   $10 for Members     $20 for Non-members 


September 26
Networking Luncheon: Fundraising & Funding Roundtables

Association of Fundraising Professionals, Kansas Professional Grant Writers Association

Location TBD
11:30 am - 1:00 pm
$5 for Student Members  ​   $20 for Members     $35 for Non-members 


October 9
Board University: Creating Strong Board-Staff Partnerships   

Envision, 610 N. Main, 3rd Floor Training Room
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
​$5 for Student Members  ​   $10 for Members     $20 for Non-members 


October 17

Executive Director Survival Series 

Nikki Freeman, VP HR Envision

Envision, 610 N. Main, Wichita

8:30 am - 9:30 am
​Free for Members     $15 for Non-members 

October 24

Networking Luncheon: Inspire Series 

Location TBD
11:30 am - 1:00 pm
$5 for Student Members  ​   $20 for Members     $35 for Non-members 


November 13
Board University: How to Help Your Board Govern More & Manage Less   

Envision, 610 N. Main, 3rd Floor Training Room
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
​$5 for Student Members  ​   $10 for Members     $20 for Non-members 


November 29
Networking Luncheon: De-Clutter, Clarifying Your Organization, Mission, Vision and Resources

Sean Amore, WoodSpring Hotels

Envision, 610 N. Main, Intrust Community Room, Wichita

11:30 am - 1:00 pm
$5 for Student Members  ​   $20 for Members     $35 for Non-members 


December 11
Merry Holiday Mixer  

Location TBD

4:30 pm - 6:30 pm 

$5 for Student Members  ​   $15 for Members     $20 for Non-members 

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The Nonprofit Chamber provides training at monthly lunches and opportunities to network at our quarterly mixers. Check out our upcoming 2017 events and plan to join us.   Interested in hosting a luncheon, workshop or mixer at your organization?  

Contact us at membership@nonprofitchamberks.org or (316) 440-6744 to schedule.