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November 2019

  • Friday November 1, 2019

    Bypassing Burnout: Building Resiliency Skills for Stress Reduction

    10:00am - 4:00pm
    Location:
    Tent City Community Room (130 Dartmouth Street, Boston, MA 02116)
    Instructor:
    Gena Bean, Mindful Boston

    Registration for this event is closed. Please contact Fehintola Abioye (...

  • Friday November 1, 2019

    Webinar: Organizational Change to Achieve Equity

    12:00pm - 1:00pm

    Kemarah Sika, YW Boston’s Vice President of Programs, joined YW Boston in April of 2017. As Vice President of Programs, Kemarah...

  • Friday November 1, 2019

    Introduction to Systemic Inequity

    9:00am - 1:00pm
    Location:
    Trinity Church (206 Clarendon Street, Boston, MA 02116)

    In this training, participants deepen their understanding of the history of systemic racism in the United States and how it impacts white people and people of color today. Participants will also...

  • Saturday November 16, 2019

    Grassroots Leadership Institute (GLI)

    9:30am - 2:00pm
    Location:
    UMASS Boston Healy Library (100 Morrissey Blvd, Boston, MA 02125)

    Fall Grassroots Leadership Institute (GLI),

    Will be held in Spanish (no English translation will be provided)

    This fall’s 4-session Grassroots Leadership Institute will be...

  • Saturday November 2, 2019

    LISC Boston: 4th Annual Local Founders Stage Pitch Contest

    3:30pm - 5:00pm
    Location:
    Boston Convention & Exhibit Center (415 Summer St, Boston, MA 02210)

    Are you ready to pitch your business for a chance to win $10,000?

    If so, join LISC Boston at its 4th Annual Local Founders Stage...

  • Monday November 4, 2019

    Donor-Centered Stewardship and Acknowledgement

    9:00am - 3:30pm
    Location:
    The NonProfit Center (89 South Street; East Room, Boston, MA 02111)
    Instructor:
    Jenn Hayslett and Anne Peyton, CPF CFRE

    WORKSHOP DESCRIPTION

    Fundraising success depends on knowing your donors well. Learn to engage your donors in meaningful ways to match donor philanthropic goals with...

  • Wednesday November 6, 2019

    2020 Transformative Transit-Oriented Development (TTOD) Planning and Design Competition Proposal Deadline

    11:59pm

    Competition Overview

    MassINC’s TTOD Planning and Design Competition connects student teams with Gateway City planning/development teams and community-based...

  • Thursday November 7, 2019

    Building Operator Certification (BOC®) Level 1 Course

    9:00am - 3:30pm
    Location:
    Urban Edge Board Room (1542 Columbus Avenue, Boston, MA 02119)

    LISC and the City of Boston, along with co-sponsors Mel King Institute, CHAPA, and NEAHMA, are excited to support a Building Operator Certification (BOC®) Level I course for...

  • Wednesday November 6, 2019 - Friday November 8, 2019

    Community Development Practitioner Training

    9-5:30 Wed, 9-5:30 Thu, 9-3 Fri

    This training is designed for organizers and community development professionals in civic sectors such as transportation, public health, and economic development who are...

  • Wednesday November 6, 2019

    Planning 102: Putting the Community Back in Planning

    9:00am - 2:00pm
    Location:
    The Link at Kendall Square (255 Main Street, 8th Floor, Cambridge, MA 02142)
    Instructor:
    Sarah Horsley - Rising Sun Consulting and Rene Mardones - Somerville Community Corporation

    Registration for this event is closed. Please contact Fehintola Abioye (...

  • Thursday November 7, 2019

    Webinar: Massachusetts BabySteps Savings Plan

    1:00pm Eastern

    The Massachusetts BabySteps Savings Plan will be launching in 2020.

    MCBC and the ...

  • Thursday November 7, 2019

    International Project Management Day 2019 Online Conference

    Join us for the largest online event in Project Management!

    Inspiring speakers. Valuable takeaways. Professional development. All from the comfort of your home or office.

    ...

  • Thursday November 7, 2019

    Undoing Racism Regroup Session

    4:00pm - 6:00pm
    Location:
    Tent City Community Room (130 Dartmouth Street, Boston, MA 02116)

    This Regroup session is open to people who have participated in any...

  • Thursday November 7, 2019 - Friday November 8, 2019

    Chicago Rehab Network: Community Empowerment Workshop Series 2019

    Location:
    Chicago Rehab Network Training Facility (140 S. Dearborn, Suite 1420, Chicago, IL 60603)

    Practical Tools and Real-World Knowledge

    CRN's 2019 series of award-winning community development workshops

    1. ...
  • Friday November 8, 2019

    White Supremacy Culture Deep Dive: Exploring Sense of Urgency, Progress is Bigger/More, Quantity Over Quality

    9:00am - 1:00pm
    Location:
    Trinity Church (206 Clarendon Street, Boston, MA 02116)

    This 4-hour training will explore three aspects of White Supremacy Culture (WSC): Sense of Urgency, Progress is Bigger/More, Quantity Over Quality. First, we’ll do a brief primer on each aspect...

  • Friday November 8, 2019

    Bringing a Comprehensive Approach to Development

    3:00pm - 4:30pm
    Location:
    Harvard Graduate School of Design (Gund Hall, Piper Auditorium, 42-48 Quincy Street, Cambridge, MA 02138)
    Instructor:
    Jared Della Valle

    Alloy Development is a real estate development company that has built residential buildings along the Highline, in Hudson Yards, and in Brooklyn’s DUMBO neighborhood. Its website states: “Our...

  • Monday November 11, 2019

    Webinar: Unlock Your Organization’s Leadership Potential with 70/20/10

    3:00pm ET

    Lack of professional development is a major driver of turnover at nonprofit organizations. Do you have a plan to effectively develop the talent you need to achieve impact? Now is the perfect time...

  • Monday November 11, 2019 - Tuesday November 12, 2019

    REI: Racial Equity Institute Phase I Workshops

    8:30am - 5:00pm

    REI’s two-day Phase 1 training is designed to develop the capacity of participants to better understand racism in its institutional and structural forms. Moving away from a focus on personal...

  • Tuesday November 12, 2019

    Livestream: People Before Highways

    11:45am - 12:30pm EST

    People Before Highways: Boston Activists, Urban Planners, and a New Movement for City Making

    ...

  • Tuesday November 12, 2019

    Resident Board Member Training - Easton

    10:00am - 3:30pm
    Location:
    Easton Housing Authority (1 Parker Terrace, North Easton, MA 02356)

    This free day long training is part of MKI’s Public Housing Training Program for residents of public housing. It is only open to residents who serve on the Board of their Local Housing Authority....

  • Wednesday November 13, 2019 - Friday November 15, 2019

    Artists Working in Community Training

    9-5:30 Wed, 9-5:30 Thu, 9-3 Fri
    Location:
    LUX Center for the Arts (2601 N 48th St, Lincoln, NE 68504)

    This training is designed for individual artists who want to deepen their skills in community-focused practice, this professional development intensive helps artists hone...

  • Wednesday November 13, 2019

    Word on the Street: A LISC Story Slam

    Location:
    Benjamin Franklin Institute of Technology (41 Berkeley St., Boston, MA 02116)

    Join us for an evening celebrating stories from our neighbors, community partners, and friends.

    Word on the Street: A LISC Story Slam will be an evening of storytelling...

  • Wednesday November 13, 2019

    Livestream: Everyone Counts, Equity and the 2020 Census

    11:15am - 12:30pm EST

    LIVE FROM TSNE MISSIONWORKS' ANNUAL CONFERENCE

    Data from the 2020 Census will determine how...

  • Wednesday November 13, 2019

    Webinar: The Exemplary Board Chair in our More Connected 2020 World

    2:00pm - 3:00pm EST
    Instructor:
    Vernetta Walker and Marla Cornelius

    Beyond the fundamentals of board leadership, which can be tricky in their own right to say the least, board chairs stepping into the role in 2020 are likely to face a set of issues particular to...

  • Wednesday November 13, 2019

    Housing as History: The Dudley Street Neighborhood Initiative and Orchard Gardens

    6:00pm - 7:30pm
    Location:
    Dewitt Center (122 Dewitt Dr., Boston, MA 02120)
    Instructor:
    Karilyn Crockett, Tony Hernandez, Valerie Shelley

    By the 1980s the Dudley Square neighborhood of Roxbury was facing significant challenges. Absentee landlords had allowed property to deteriorate, left units vacant, or had used arson to raze...

  • Thursday November 14, 2019

    Webinar: What it Takes to Go Beyond Change Management (Boston)

    1:00pm - 2:15pm EST
    Instructor:
    Dr. Linda Ackerman Anderson

    Ever feel limited to make the breadth of contribution to your change projects you know is needed?
    Or that you...

  • Thursday November 14, 2019

    Stable Ground Anti-Displacement Lab & Game Jam

    6:00pm - 7:30pm
    Location:
    Institute of Contemporary Art (ICA) (25 Harbor Shore Drive, Boston, MA 02210)

    …first in thought, then in action:
    Stable Ground: Anti-Displacement Lab with NuLawLab...

  • Friday November 15, 2019

    Facilitation Training

    9:00am - 3:00pm
    Location:
    Trinity Church (206 Clarendon Street, Boston, MA 02116)

    This two-day training for facilitators has been designed for those staff interested in gaining additional skills in facilitation with our three essential practice of Racial Equity, Trauma...

  • Friday November 15, 2019

    Housing and Innovation: Lessons From the Ivory Prize

    1:00pm - 5:30pm
    Location:
    Harvard Graduate School of Design (Gund Hall, Piper Auditorium, 42-48 Quincy Street, Cambridge, MA 02138)

    Despite robust demand across the country for affordable starter homes and rental units, stringent land-use regulations, high construction costs, and an ongoing shortage of skilled laborers have...

  • Friday November 15, 2019

    Small Business Capacity Building Workshop

    10:30am - 12:00pm
    Location:
    UMass Center at Springfield, Tower Square (1500 Main St., Springfield, MA 01103)

    Diverse small businesses are invited to attend the following capacity-building workshop in advance of the Western Mass. Business Engagement & Inclusion Trade Fair:

    Access to...

  • Friday November 15, 2019

    2019 LOCUS Mass Opportunity Zone Covening

    10:00am - 4:00pm
    Location:
    One Boston Place (201 Washington Street, Boston, MA 02108)

    Join us this November 15, 2019 in Boston, MA to learn about the leading edge of triple-bottom line development in New England Opportunity Zones!

    The 2019 Massachusetts Opportunity...

  • Monday November 18, 2019

    Board Chairs Leading the Way: A Training Series for Current and Prospective Board Chairs

    5:30pm - 8:00pm
    Location:
    MACDC Conference Room (15 Court Square, Suite 600, Boston, MA 02108)
    Instructor:
    Judy Freiwirth, Psy.D., Principal, Nonprofit Solutions Associates; Hilary Marcus, M.P.A., Principal, Hilary Marcus Consulting

    Registration for this event is closed. Please contact Fehintola Abioye (...

  • Tuesday November 19, 2019

    Introduction to Motivational Interviewing

    9:00am - 1:00pm
    Location:
    Urban College of Boston (2 Boylston Street, 2nd Floor, Boston, MA 02116)
    Instructor:
    Daisy Ortega, Health Resources in Action

    A brand new training from CHTI!

    Topics: Tools and strategies for motivational interviewing, using motivational interviewing in our community work...

  • Tuesday November 19, 2019

    Innovation Boot Camp: Tools of Design-Thinking

    9:00am - 3:30pm
    Location:
    The NonProfit Center (89 South Street; West Room, Boston, MA 02111)
    Instructor:
    Lilo Altali

    WORKSHOP DESCRIPTION

    For nonprofit professionals who are leading strategic and creative initiatives, the Innovation Boot Camp is an all-day workshop that walks...

  • Wednesday November 20, 2019

    Housing as History: New Directions for Boston's Subsidized Housing: Learning from the Past

    6:00pm - 7:30pm
    Location:
    Massachusetts Historical Society (1154 Boylston Street, Boston, MA 02215)
    Instructor:
    William McGonagle, Lawrence Vale, Sandra Henriquez, David Luberoff

    As neighborhoods across Boston face enormous development pressure, there is a risk that low-income residents will be forced out of the city. Social disruption due to gentrification, shifting...

  • Wednesday November 20, 2019

    Seventh Annual Gateway Cities Innovation Institute Summit & Awards: Catalyzing Transformative Transit-Oriented Development

    9:00am - 2:00pm
    Location:
    DCU Center (50 Foster Street, Worcester, MA 01608)

    MassINC's Gateway Cities Innovation Institute will convene once again for our Seventh Annual Gateway Cities Innovation Awards.

    Please join us in Worcester on November 20th for the Seventh...

  • Wednesday November 20, 2019

    Nonprofit Incorporation Workshop

    4:00pm - 6:30pm
    Location:
    Goodwin (100 Northern Ave., Boston, MA 02210)
    Instructor:
    Luke Blackadar, Arts & Business Council; Anli Jiao, TSNE MissionWorks; Lisa McChesney, Goodwin LLP

    Are you a leader of an existing nonprofit organization or do you have an interest in creating a new one? Do you have questions and concerns about incorporating and/or filing for tax-exempt status...

  • Wednesday November 20, 2019

    Fundraising Strategies for the Digital Age

    9:00am - 12:00pm
    Location:
    Worcester Community Action Council, Denholm Building (484 Main Street, 2nd Floor Board Room, Worcester, MA 01608)
    Instructor:
    Julia Campbell

    The current fast-changing, always-on digital reality demands ever-more creative approaches to fundraising - to grab attention, to pique curiosity, and to inspire action. Join us for an interactive...

  • Wednesday November 20, 2019

    Community Engagement

    9:00am - 4:00pm
    Location:
    United Way of Tri-County, Board Room (46 Park Street, Framingham, MA 01702)
    Instructor:
    MAPC Community Engagement Division

    Registration for this event is closed. Please contact Fehintola Abioye (...

  • Wednesday November 20, 2019

    Steven Higashide on “Better Buses, Better Cities”

    1:00pm - 2:00pm Eastern

    Join Next City for our webinar with guest presenter Steven Higashide, who will discuss his new book “Better Buses, Better Cities: How to...

  • Thursday November 21, 2019

    Elevating Lives Series 2019

    8:30 AM – Registration and coffee open | 9:00 to 10:30 AM – Breakfast and Program
    Location:
    UMass Club (One Beacon Street, 32nd Floor, Boston, MA 02108)

    YW Boston’s Elevating Lives Series is a curated event series that focuses on areas relating to our mission of eliminating racism and empowering women. Our series convenes thought leaders from...

  • Thursday November 21, 2019

    What Makes Cities Great for 8 year olds and 80 year olds alike?

    5:00pm - 8:00pm
    Location:
    Fairmont Copley Plaza (138 Saint James Avenue, Boston, MA 02116)

    An Evening Keynote with Gil Penalosa, Founder of 8 80 Cities

    Please join us on Thursday, November 21 at 5 PM for a reception and...

  • Thursday November 21, 2019

    Corporate Governance for Nonprofits

    8:30am - 11:00am
    Location:
    Boston Private (10 Post Office Square, Boston, MA 02109)
    Instructor:
    Teresa Santalucia, Klein Hornig

    A 2-hour, interactive seminar led by a tax-exempt organization specialist. Topics include role of the board, director duties, board composition, board procedures, policies, other compliance issues...

  • Thursday November 21, 2019

    Tyrone Maurice Adderley Lecture Featuring Cornel West

    6:00pm - 8:00pm
    Location:
    MassArt Tower Auditorium (621 Huntington Ave, Boston, MA 02119)

    Please join us for the fall 2019 Tyrone Maurice Adderley lecture featuring prolific activist, author, philosopher, and professor, Dr. Cornel West.

    "Cornel West has a...