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Upcoming Workshops

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2022 Annual Celebration of the Sector

4:30 - 6:15 pm
The Museum of Ventura County

Join us for the 2022 Annual Celebration of the Sector, hosted at The Museum of Ventura County.

Nonprofit Accounting Bootcamp - Four Part Series

Via Zoom | January 18 and 19 from 1:00 - 4:00 p.m. | January 25 and 26 from 9:00 a.m. - 12 noon

This four module seminar series will introduce participants to basic accounting concepts relevant to nonprofit organizations. Attendees will be exposed to foundational accounting principles and their practical applications. This will include understanding cash vs. accrual basis, the matching principle, fund accounting, functional allocations, and how to read and prepare financial statements.

Program Evaluation Through An Equity & Social Justice Lens

9:00 - 11:00 am
Virtual Workshop via Zoom

Major funders and grant makers have been putting increasing pressure on nonprofits to more accurately evaluate the impact their programs have on change in the communities they engage. They are asking for increased efficacy and understanding of program measures in order to ensure accountability for community impact. This workshop will teach organizations how to measure impact in a way that engages and honors the diversity of the communities they serve and explicitly embraces an inclusive framework when establishing engagement measures and data collection strategies. This offering is co-convened by The California Lutheran University Center for Nonprofit Leadership, The Fund For Santa Barbara and The McCune Foundation.

Intermediate Proposal Writing - Three Module Series

Cal Lutheran - Oxnard Center

This hands-on workshop is perfect for expanding your grant writing skills and dives into the art of proposal writing by exploring the planning phases and each component of a winning proposal.

You Got the Grant! Now What?

9:30 - 12:00 pm
Cal Lutheran Oxnard Center

This class is designed to help you successfully manage life after the grant including how to understand the grant relationship, managing the grant process, tips for engaging the funder and reporting on the grant and preparing for the next one.