Richardson Civic Center
411 W. Arapaho Rd
Richardson, TX 75080
8:00 am - 2:10 pm
Lunch & Breakfast will be provided.
Key Note Speaker
Hear from Larry James as he draws on the challenges and success of leading CitySquare to share essential, on-the-ground leadership principles and instructive case studies that will help you to think about the impact that innovation can have in your own organization.
Available Break Out Sessions
Creating and Sustaining Communities: Reinventing the Wheel
Join us as we discuss the lost art of creating and sustaining communities, and how this age old self starting process can be reinvented using technological advancements
Innovative Techniques to Recruit Volunteers
Does your organization rely on volunteers to operate? Do you struggle to recruit new volunteers? This session will review innovative techniques to help you secure dedicated individuals who have a passion to serve!
Succession Planning for Nonprofits & Community Organizations
Succession planning for nonprofits and community organizations is often overlooked because of the time and resources it requires. Nevertheless, the impact on fundraising and provision of services can be overwhelming when faced with an unexpected loss of a key executive or manager. Several resource-lite strategies can be utilized to minimize the impact while also improving the growth and sustainability of the organization. We will discuss three aspects in this session: emergency succession planning, defined departure planning, and strategic talent development.
A Holistic Approach: Balancing Compassion & Service with Safety & Security
The need to balance Compassion and Service with Safety and Security is of vital concern in our Faith-Based and Non-Profit organizations. This session will explore Situational Awareness, De-escalation and Emergency Preparedness and how these strategies can assist organizations balance the need to serve humanity with the need for safety and security.
Are you a direct service worker? Are you burned out? Unsure how to decompress? Join us as we discuss self-care and general coping strategies.
How to Connect with Funders
Reaching out to funders and making connections can be difficult and intimidating. Where do you start? How do you connect? Join us a panel of industry expert discusses their tips to success.
Digital Marketing for Nonprofits
Within the past few years, digital marketing has become an integral part of organizational success. Grow your organization and its mission using digital channels to engage donors, volunteers, and other constituents.
Innovation in Fundraising Techniques
Join us to learn amore about innovative fundraising techniques.