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DCNP Sponsored Events

Upcoming DCNP Events

NGOLD Breakfast Series
November 12th, December 10th, 8:30am
Northern Illinois University

November 19th -- DeKalb Socioeconomic Trends, Center for Governmental Studies
December 10th -- Graduating seniors from NIU's Community Leadership and Civic Engagement program will present their Capstone Papers

Contact ngoldcenter@niu.edu to RSVP

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Better Is Not Well: Raising Expectations and Working Towards Wellness
November 12, 2014, 1:00- 2:30pm
DeKalb County Community Foundation
Presenter: Allen Doederlein, Depression and Bipolar Support Alliance, President

Allen Doederlein, President of Depression and Bipolar Support Alliance (DBSA), a leading patient directed education and advocacy organization for people with mood disorders, will share the nonprofit’s vision of wellness for individuals who live with depression and bipolar disorder
 

Register NOW!

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501(c)(3) 101~
December 17, 2014, 8:00-9:30am
Presenter: Carme Gregory, H&R Blcok
Get the facts and deadlines on what to file and when to maintain 501(c)(3) status for your organization.  Also discover what city ordinances may affect your fundraisers and programs.

Register NOW!

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Grant Writing 101~
January 21, 2015, 1:00-2:30pm
DeKalb County Community Foundation, Freight Room
Presented by: Evelina Cichy

Discover the basics and best practices of writing grant applications.

Register NOW!

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The Essential Elements of a Great Nonprofit Board (Repeated from Fall 2014)~
January 29, 2015, 3:00-5:00pm
DeKalb County Community Foundation, Freight Room 
Presented by:Nancy Castle, Director of The Center for NGO Leadership & Development at NIU

Register NOW!

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Hands on Etiquette (A) - Business Dinner ~
February 11, 2015, Time TBD
DeKalb County Community Foundation, Freight Room
Presented by: Liz Bockman, Kishwaukee College
Dinner by: KEC Culinary Arts Program

Learn the proper etiquette to use at a business dinner and some helpful conversation tips.

Register NOW! (A fee to cover the cost of dinner is currently being determined and will be invoiced to your registration e-mail)

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Anxiety in the Workplace
February 26, 2015, 9:00-10:30am
DeKalb County Community Foundation, Freight Room
Presented by: Gretchen Ahrens, NIU MPA Student & DCNP Intern

Learn the difference between stress and anxiety, identify symptoms, and acquire tools to reduce anxiety in your workplace for yourself and your coworkers.

Register NOW!

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Documents on the Shelf~
March 10, 2015, Time TBD
DeKalb County Community Foundation, Freight Room
Panel: Kayte Hamel (Kishwaukee College), Dawn Littlefield (Kishwaukee United Way), Jill Olson (CASA), and Susan Petersen (4-C)

Do you have bylaws, a marketing plan, or employee manual collecting dust on your shelf?  It is time to dust them off!  Learn the best practices of updating these documents and how to use them in a practical way in your organization.

Register NOW! 

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Give Local DeKalb County*
May 5, 2015
Virtual
After the success of last year's Give Local DeKalb County, we are facilitating another online day of giving!  More information coming soon. 




*DCNP Members Only Event
~Qualified Board Training


Upcoming CLA Events

The Civic Leadership Academy (CLA) has a lot of great programs to offer this year! 
Check out their brochure and don't forget to register for the following events:  


Career Transistions and Framing Your Resume for Government and Nonprofit Work, November 11th, 8:30AM -12:00PM
NIU Hoffman Estates
Presented by: Teri A. Schmidgall of Northern Illinois University
DCNP Discount Eligible

Customers Matter: Quality Customer Service is Essential for Your Bottom Line, November 13th, 8:30AM - 3:30PM
NIU Naperville
Presented by: John Newton
DCNP Discount Eligible

Cha$ing the Dollar$ - Grant Writing $trategies, November 18th, 8:30AM - 3:30PM
NIU Naperville
Presented by: Gail Jacky and Tracy Rogers of Northern Illinois University
DCNP Discount Eligible

New Civics and the Impact of Globalization, November 19th, 8:30AM - 3:30PM
NIU Hoffman Estates
Presented by: Greg Kuhn, Sikich
DCNP Discount Eligible

Fundraising and Financial Management for Nonprofits, December 3rd, 8:30AM - 12:00PM
NIU Naperville
Presented by: Alicia Schatteman of Northern Illinois University
DCNP Discount Eligible 

Executive Director 101 - Nuts & Bolts, December 10th, 8:30AM - 3:30PM
NIU Hoffman Estates
Presented by: Alicia Schatteman of Northern Illinois University
DCNP Discount Eligible 



 


 


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