Calendar

Calendar

May 2019

Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
28
29
30
1
2
3
4
 
 
 
2nd Annual Poverty Teach-In
9:30am: Registration; 10:00am - 3:00pm
 
5
6
7
8
9
10
11
 
 
 
12
13
14
15
16
17
18
 
 
19
20
21
22
23
24
25
 
 
 
 
26
27
28
29
30
31
1
 
 
 

May 2019

  • Wednesday May 1, 2019 - Friday May 3, 2019

    Urban Land Institute: Understanding the Real Estate Development Process

    8:00am - 4:30pm
    Location:
    The Curtis Hotel (1405 Curtis Street, Denver, CO 80202)

    A Real Estate Instruction Program

    Real estate development is a complex, iterative, and interdisciplinary endeavor. To effectively develop, finance, or supervise a project...

  • Wednesday May 1, 2019

    Construction Management Pt. 2

    9:00am - 12:00pm
    Location:
    MassHousing (1 Beacon St. 4th Floor, Boston, MA 02108)
    Instructor:
    Jennifer Pinck, President and Founder of Pinck & Co; Mark Erlich, Fellow, Harvard Labor and Worklife Program at Harvard Law School

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

  • Wednesday May 1, 2019

    Institute for Nonprofit Practice Core Certificate Program Application Deadline

    Applications Are Open!

    The Institute for Nonprofit Practice (INP) is now accepting applications for its award winning nonprofit management and leadership certificate...

  • Thursday May 2, 2019

    Roots of Migration: Focus on Central America

    6:00pm - 8:00pm
    Location:
    The NonProfit Center (89 South Street, Boston, MA 02111)
    Instructor:
    Center to Support Immigrant Organizing

    WORKSHOP DESCRIPTION

    Presented by the Center to Support Immigrant Organizing, this workshop will focus on the root causes of migration from Central America’s Northern...

  • Thursday May 2, 2019

    FHLBank Boston’s 2019 Affordable Housing Program Training

    Members, Sponsors, and Community Partners, 

    FHLBank Boston is hosting several training sessions and...

  • Saturday May 4, 2019

    Hacking the Archive: Co-designing the next 50 years of social action

    9:00am - 5:30pm
    Location:
    MIT (77 Massachusetts Ave, Cambridge, MA 02139)

    Hacking the Archive is a hands-on civic adventure to uncover new ways to tell activist stories that have changed the city of Boston. Anchored by a unique partnership of neighborhood youth, area...

  • Saturday May 4, 2019

    2nd Annual Poverty Teach-In

    9:30am: Registration; 10:00am - 3:00pm
    Location:
    Thelma Burns Building (575 Warren Street, Roxbury, MA 02121)

    Please join us Saturday May 4, 2019 for our 2nd Annual teach-in on poverty. This year we will focus on the factors of systemic education issues that contribute to poverty and other inequities. We...

  • Tuesday May 7, 2019 - Friday May 10, 2019

    Introductory and Advanced CBSM Workshops: Boston Fostering Sustainable and Healthy Behavior Workshops

    Location:
    Franklin Park Zoo (1 Franklin Park Rd, Boston, MA 02121)
    Instructor:
    Dr. McKenzie-Mohr

    Boston Fostering Sustainable and Healthy Behavior Workshops

    About the Speaker

    For over three decades Dr. Doug McKenzie-Mohr has been working to...

  • Tuesday May 7, 2019

    Place Leadership Network Information Session

    1:00pm - 3:00pm
    Location:
    The Guild (260 Washington Street, Dorchester, MA 02121)

    Light refreshments and catering will be served

    This is one of four info sessions the Boston Foundation is hosting at various locations

    Through a nine-month peer...

  • Wednesday May 22, 2019

    Certificate in Supervision Series Spring 2019

    9:00am - 12:30pm
    Location:
    Community Teamwork Inc. (126 Phoenix Ave., Lowell, MA 01852)
    Instructor:
    Jim Ognibene, Visioneer Consulting (Sessions I, II, III & IV); Wally Coyle, Wallace Coyle Associates (Session V & VI)

    As the link between leadership and staff, standards of excellence are conveyed by supervisors. When faced with greater expectations and increasing challenges, it is critical that supervisors be...

  • Wednesday May 8, 2019

    TBF Symposium: Changing Faces of Greater Boston

    8:30am - 11:00am; Continental breakfast available at 8:00 a.m.
    Location:
    The Edgerley Center for Civic Leadership at the Boston Foundation (75 Arlington Street, 3rd Floor, Boston, MA 02116)

    Changing Faces of Greater Boston, to be released at this symposium, tells the fascinating story of a great region's evolving racial and ethnic diversity. After a decline during the mid-...

  • Wednesday May 8, 2019

    Boston CRE Summit: Equity, Inclusion & Diversity

    4:30pm - 7:30pm
    Location:
    District Hall (75 Northern Avenue, Boston, MA 02210)

    Diversity and inclusion have been topics in Commercial Real Estate for some time. However, with the changing political climate and the publication of the Boston Globe’s series titled “Boston. Race...

  • Thursday May 9, 2019

    Pioneer Valley Smart Growth Summit

    8:00am - 12:00pm
    Location:
    Gaetway City Arts (92 Race Street, Holyoke, MA 01040)

    Strategies for thriving in an era of climate crisis and inequality

    Join us for a dialogue about busting silos to address climate change and inequality!

    The program...

  • Thursday May 9, 2019 - Friday May 10, 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. ...
  • Thursday May 9, 2019

    Designing a Carbon Free Boston

    8:00am - 10:00am
    Location:
    BSA Space, Fort Point Room (290 Congress Street, Boston, MA 02210)

    The Green Ribbon Commission (GRC) released Carbon Free Boston in January 2019, setting forth an ambitious plan to reduce greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions by 2050. Because two-thirds of GHG emissions...

  • Thursday May 9, 2019

    Mass Innovation Night

    6:00pm - 8:30pm
    Location:
    Thelma D. Burns Building (575 Warren Street, Boston, MA 02121)

    Mass Innovation Nights 122 in Grove Hall

    Mass INnovation Nights (MIN) is a monthly new products showcase and networking event. Every month hundreds of members of the MIN...

  • Friday May 10, 2019

    Group Facilitation: Bringing Community Meetings to Life

    9:00am - 3:00pm
    Location:
    Duck Mill Community Room (4 Union Street, Lawrence, MA 01841)
    Instructor:
    Jennifer Raitt, Town of Arlington, Director of Department of Planning and Community Development

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

  • Friday May 10, 2019

    CPA + Community Housing Training

    9:30am - 3:00pm
    Location:
    The Plymouth Church In Framingham (87 Edgell Road, Framingham, MA 01701)

    Join MHP for a day-long training bringing together experts on the Community Preservation Act (CPA) and how it can be used to support community housing.

    Registration begins at 9 a.m....

  • Friday May 10, 2019

    Innovation Forum: Resilience in Affordable Housing

    9:30am - 11:30am
    Location:
    Federal Reserve Bank of Boston (600 Atlantic Avenue, Boston, MA 02210)

    Friday, May 10th | 9:30—11:30 AM

    1 Beacon Street, Boston | MassHousing 4th Floor

    Forum: Climate-Ready Buidlings and Community Resilience in Affordable Housing

    Hear from...

  • Friday May 10, 2019

    Webinar: Institute for Nonprofit Practice Program CDC Information Sessions

    12:00pm - 1:00pm

    Are you a nonprofit executive, manager, or emerging leader looking to build the skills, networks, and confidence to accelerate your career and drive...

  • Monday May 13, 2019

    FedListens: New England Perspectives on Fed Policymaking

    8:30am - 1:30pm
    Location:
    Federal Reserve Bank of Boston (600 Atlantic Avenue, Boston, MA 02210)

    This year, the Federal Reserve is asking a wide range of stakeholders to provide feedback on our approach to policymaking. We’re asking for perspectives on our performance in attaining the goals...

  • Tuesday May 14, 2019

    Effective Supervision

    9:00am - 3:30pm
    Location:
    The NonProfit Center (89 South Street, Boston, MA 02111)
    Instructor:
    Lyn Freundlich and Joanne Horgan

     Effective supervision contributes directly to mission effectiveness at your nonprofit. It is critical to...

  • Tuesday May 14, 2019

    Webinar: Health Equity in Cross Sector Partnerships

    11:00am - 12:30pm
    Instructor:
    Mo Barbosa (Health Resources in Action)

    Presented by the Community Health Training Institute: A Brand New Online Training!

    Join us for this online training, led by Health Resources in Action's Mo Barbosa! ...

  • Wednesday May 15, 2019

    Tufts UEP Master of Public Policy (mid-career) Applications Deadline

    Tufts Graduate School of Urban And Environmental Policy and PLanning (UEP)

    The mid-career Master of Public Policy (MPP) students at Tufts UEP are turning vision into...

  • Wednesday May 15, 2019

    From Welcoming to Belonging: Implicit Bias for Organizations

    9:00am - 3:30pm
    Location:
    Northeastern University, John D. O’Bryant African American Institute Library (40 Leon Street, Boston, MA 02115)
    Instructor:
    Malia Lazu, The Urban Labs

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

  • Wednesday May 15, 2019

    Building Better Workplaces: JVS Economic Opportunity Forum

    Registration & Coffee: 7:45am - 8:00am; Panel Discussion: 8:00am - 9:00am
    Location:
    JVS Center for Economic Opportunity (75 Federal Street, 3rd floor, Boston, MA 02110)

    The world of work has changed dramatically over the past several decades. With the labor market tightening, employers need to attract and retain talent in an increasingly competitive environment....

  • Wednesday May 15, 2019

    Poverty and Inequality in Boston: A Tale of Two Cities?

    6:15pm - 8:00pm
    Location:
    Courtyard Marriott Downtown Boston (275 Tremont Street, Boston, MA 02116)

    As income inequality continues to plague Boston and other major cities in the US, the question is not just how we got here, but what are the impacts to both society and the individual - and what...

  • Thursday May 16, 2019

    Moving Beyond Diversity to Inclusion

    9:00am - 3:00pm
    Location:
    The NonProfit Center (Conference Center West Room, 2nd Floor, 89 South Street, Boston, MA 02111)
    Instructor:
    Trina Jackson and Jeremy Philips

    WORKSHOP DESCRIPTION

    Nonprofit organizations have worked to diversify their staff and increase representation of people across race, class, gender, sexual orientation,...

  • Thursday May 16, 2019

    Parity on Board: Achieving diversity on Massachusetts public boards

    5:30pm - 7:30pm
    Location:
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts (101 Huntington Ave 12th Floor, Boston, MA 02199)

    Please join the YW Boston Thursday, May 16th from 5:30-7:30pm at Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts’s Prudential Offices for a presentation and conversation around the importance of...

  • Friday May 17, 2019

    LISC Massachusetts Opportunity Zone (OZ) Impact Grants for Community Development Corporations Application Deadline

    LISC Offers OZ Impact Grants

    LISC Boston invites Massachusetts nonprofits to submit proposals for capacity-building funds to drive inclusive investment in one or more...

  • Friday May 17, 2019

    Art in Transportation: Rails, Trails, Streets

    8:30am - 3:30pm
    Location:
    State Transportation Building (10 Park Plaza, Boston, MA 02116)
    Instructor:
    Ben Stone, Director of Arts & Culture at Smart Growth America & Jennifer Easton, Art Manager of Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART).

    Join MAPC and Transportation for America for an exciting workshop exploring the nuts and bolts of integrating art into transportation projects. The workshop will focus on how art can enhance rail...

  • Monday May 20, 2019

    Place Leadership Network Application Deadline

    6:00pm

    The Boston Foundation invites applications from place-based organizations in the Boston region to enter the inaugural...

  • Wednesday May 22, 2019

    Introduction to Census Data: Finding the Numbers You Need

    9:30am - 12:30pm
    Location:
    MASSART Godine Library (621 Huntington Ave, 12th & 13th Floor of DMC Building, Boston, MA 02115)
    Instructor:
    Ana Maria Garcia, US Census Bureau

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

  • Wednesday May 22, 2019

    Community Meditation Night at The Mel King Institute

    5:00pm - 6:30pm
    Location:
    MACDC Conference Room (15 Court Square, Suite 600, Boston, MA 02108)
    Instructor:
    Gena Bean, Mindful Boston

    Please join us on the evening of May 22nd for a Community Meditation Night, led by Gena Bean of Mindful Boston. 

    ...

  • Friday May 24, 2019

    Resident Leader Training - Revere

    10:00am - 3:30pm

    The Resident Leader Training is a free two-day training for any resident of public housing who would like to enhance their leadership skills, learn about new state regulations, or get involved in...

  • Thursday May 23, 2019

    Innovation Boot Camp: Tools of Design-Thinking

    9:00am - 3:30pm
    Location:
    The NonProfit Center (Conference Center West Room, 2nd Floor, 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...

  • Tuesday May 28, 2019

    Community Investment Series: CORI: What Nonprofits Need to Know to Help Their Clients

    9:00am - 11:00am
    Location:
    Boston Private (10 Post, Boston, MA 02109)

    Community Investment Series Seminar with Lawyers ClearingHouse

    This criminal records training is intended for nonprofits whose staff are involved with counseling or...

  • Wednesday May 29, 2019

    Creating Access and Opportunity for Minority-Owned Businesses and People of Color on Construction Projects

    9:00am - 4:00pm
    Location:
    Urban Edge (1542 Columbus Ave, Roxbury, MA 02119)
    Instructor:
    Travis Watson, Community Impact Officer at Massachusetts Housing Investment Corporation and Chair of the Boston Employment Commission

    Overview:

    This training is designed to help construction projects create access and opportunity for minority-owned businesses and people of color. Between 2010 and 2015,...

  • Wednesday May 29, 2019

    Opportunity Zones: Roxbury Edition

    6:00pm - 8:00pm
    Location:
    Black Market (2136 Washington Street, Boston, MA 02119)

    BECMA, Boston Ujima Project, and LISC Boston are proud to partner with Black Market on our follow-up discussion to our April 15th "Opportunity Knocks" event.

    Join us as we bring together...

  • Wednesday May 29, 2019

    Boston Smart Utilities—Bootcamp

    9:00am - 10:30am
    Location:
    BSA Space (290 Congress Street, Boston, MA 02210)

    Come learn about the Boston Smart Utilities program—an interdepartmental initiative led by the Boston Planning & Development Agency (BPDA) aimed toward developing strategies for more...

  • Thursday May 30, 2019

    Capital Campaigns 101 and Fundraising for Special Projects

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

    WORKSHOP DESCRIPTION

    Whether you are raising money for a larger capital campaign or a smaller “bite-sized” campaign, it usually takes more preparation than you think. You...

  • Thursday May 30, 2019

    Opening Reception: Balancing Act: Urbanism & Emerging Technologies

    6:00pm - 8:00pm
    Location:
    BSA Space (290 Congress Street, Boston, MA 02210)

    Don't miss the opening reception for Balancing Act: Urbanism & Emerging Technologies...

  • Friday May 31, 2019

    Embodied Carbon in Buildings Conference

    8:00am - 7:00pm
    Location:
    Samberg Conference Center at the MIT Sloan School (50 Memorial Dr, Cambridge, MA 02142)

    Massive volumes of carbon emissions are tied to building materials and construction. The time for AEC professionals to talk carbon is now. Come to learn from leading-edge practitioners and...