31 Free Nonprofit Webinars for November 2022

Organizational Management October 31, 2022

WildApricot

By WildApricot

Every month, we compile the internet's biggest list of free nonprofit webinars. 

 

Organizations are always looking for innovative ways to adapt to the challenges of working remotely, all while trying to find volunteers and lead successful teams.

 

It’s more important than ever for us to come together and share our knowledge and resources. 

 

The webinars below cover everything your nonprofit needs to know about fundraising, events and all the tips and tricks for using GoogleAds. 

Topics include social media, fundraising, volunteer management, event management, interview strategies, event marketing, marketing trends, SEO secrets and much more

Now onto this month’s webinars. Please note, all times are indicated in ET (unless otherwise noted).

Understanding Soft Risk in Volunteer Engagement

November 1 2:00 PM

Soft risks are the attitudes, beliefs and actions that expose our organizations to risks. Those risks may include the actions of staff – both paid and volunteer – interactions on social media, and a lack of training for leaders and volunteers all leading to risky behavior. This webinar will introduce how failing to screen for characteristics or “fit” can open volunteers and the organization up to risk. This webinar is designed to help attendees identify soft risks in their organization and give them the tools to make changes to processes and culture to minimize and address these risks.

Critical Considerations for Future Event Contracting

November 1 2:00 PM

Even prior to COVID-19, tradeshows and events faced unforeseen disruptions from natural disasters, riots, and terrorism here in the US and beyond our borders. With economic headwinds and ever-changing legislation potentially impacting your attendees and exhibitors/sponsors, contracts are becoming even more critical than ever before. Join hosts for a candid and fast-moving conversation on top considerations event contracting in 2023.   

Social Media 102

November 1 3:00 PM

So you’ve finally adopted social media as a legit way to connect with your target audiences, but now you want to use it to stand out from the crowd. This Social Media 101 webinar will cover the Big 3 (Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn) and walk through social media tools. Now it’s time to learn a few advanced social media tips and tricks, elevate your social media presence through micro strategies and activate your advocates.

Rethinking Fundraising: Why Nonprofits Are Holding Themselves Back from True Fundraising Success and How to Fix That

November 1 3:30 PM

This session will examine where nonprofit leaders get stuck and hold themselves back from true fundraising growth. It will discuss how to define the culture of innovation your organization needs to embrace and how to craft a vision and strategic plan that supports intentional and scalable fundraising. You’ll learn how to connect the dots to how fundraising innovation disrupts the "way we've always done it" mindset. 

The Five Most Valuable Fundraising Metrics (and How to Use Them)

November 2 1:00 PM

There are lots of ways to count and measure fundraising results. But are there some metrics that are better than others? Yes, you bet there are! In this session, you’ll learn everything that you need to know about them. Along the way, there will be sage advice about using data and metrics to measure fundraising results.

Social Media and Volunteer Engagement

November 2 2:00 PM

What do you need to know about social media as a volunteer manager? How can you use social media to promote your volunteer opportunities and recruit volunteers? This webinar will offer an introduction to including social media in your volunteer recruitment and relationship building plans. You'll see examples of Twitter, Facebook and YouTube pages, as well as blogs that other nonprofits have successfully used to draw attention to their organizations and volunteer opportunities.

4 Common Nonprofit Data Mistakes

November 2 2:00 PM

Data has the power to address many common nonprofit challenges. From collecting donations to organizing volunteers, data can revolutionize the way your nonprofit operates—if it’s collected and managed properly. In this session, you’ll hear from subject matter experts regarding best practices to free up resources, raise funds, and achieve mission-critical goals with better data.

How To Plan Three Months of Nonprofit Content in One Day

November 3 12:00 PM

This webinar will be demystifying the nonprofit content planning process. In this session, you’ll learn how to craft nonprofit messaging and content that moves hearts, creates community and inspires action.

Successful Volunteer Interview Strategies

November 3 2:00 PM

Interviewing each prospective volunteer can seem overwhelming, but it's one of the best ways to ensure that the volunteers you recruit are the volunteers you need. This webinar introduces a variety of question types used in volunteer interviews and offers strategies for honing your interview skills. Materials will be provided to help you implement this process in your organization, as well as a training syllabus so you can learn how to recruit and train a volunteer staff to assist with prospective volunteer interviews.

Giving Tuesday Peer-to-Peer Fundraising Done Right: How To Soar to Success

November 3 3:00 PM

Join this webinar about the four strategies to help your nonprofit have its best Giving Tuesday yet. It will share personal stories of managing a nonprofit Giving Tuesday campaign and highlight ways to run your campaign with fun and ease. Come learn best practices and things to avoid.

Planning for End of Year Success

November 3 3:00 PM

Join the YourCause team as they dive into the end of year checklist. They will be discussing best practices and recommendations for a successful transition into 2023 from a Client Admin perspective.

Eleventh Hour GivingTuesday Campaign Hacks

November 3 3:00 PM

GivingTuesday is in two weeks? One week? Five days? There is still time to plan and execute your campaign. Join to learn how to develop a GivingTuesday plan days before November 29, 2022. This global day of giving grows each year and your donors are expecting to hear from you. Don't miss the opportunity to rally your community and be a part of this movement.

Fundraising Event Marketing Tips to Bridge the Generational Divide

November 3 3:30 PM

We all know marketing and promotion are vital to the success of your fundraising events. But how do you reach the right donors on the right channels? Find out where 1,029 social donors of all ages told us they found out about their last social giving opportunity or event. This will share actionable tips and ideas to help you market your next event to a diverse audience of supporters!

Marketing Trends Nonprofits Need to Know (and Embrace)

November 8 11:00 AM

Marketing trends come and go, but the top marketing trends are the ones worth adopting. Digital marketing, content marketing, social media marketing—each plays a role in a nonprofit’s strategy. Join to discuss the 2021 marketing trends that’ll shape your nonprofit’s future and grow your impact.

How to Get CEOs and Boards to Embrace Year End Fundraising

November 8 1:00 PM

The CEO and Board Chair must ensure their boards are equipped to fundraise and advocate for their missions. For many board members, their failure to engage stems from a lack of confidence in their own ability to raise funds. Educating them on the fundraising cycle including year-end fundraising can mitigate myths, fears, and perceived obstacles for successfully raising funds.

Playing by the Rules: Creating an Effective Volunteer Handbook

November 8 2:00 PM

Learn how to create a living document that can help both paid and volunteer staff be better informed and know what is expected of them. A good Volunteer Handbook can also help you better identify and deal with difficult volunteer situations. Whether you’re just starting to create a Handbook or if you’re looking for best practices on information to include, this webinar will evaluate the Handbook you have and help you create a stronger framework for your volunteer engagement program.

Fundraising in an Inflationary Period: What to do!

November 8 3:30 PM

Inflation has not been an issue since the 1970's and 1980's...but it is today! What should fundraisers say and do to survive? What should organizations be ready for? What are the biggest challenges? And how should we communicate with our donors? This session is all about tactical/real life suggestions that can be executed today to make you and your nonprofit organization more strategic and less reactionary with inflationary issues.

How to go from Disruptive to Productive

November 9 1:00 PM

With constant change, how do you manage all the events concurrently in your life? How do you stay motivated amongst the day-to-day chaos? This presentation will remind attendees of the benefits of staying motivated but also utilizing daily journaling and reading over motivational quotes. A tall order indeed, especially in today’s uncertain and turbulent times.

Creating a Comprehensive and Engaging Volunteer Training Program

November 9 2:00 PM

What do your volunteers need to know to be successful? This webinar will start with the basics and help you understand how to determine what information you should be sharing with your volunteers, and how that can be used to create a curriculum. We’ll then discuss how to present this information in a variety of ways using different delivery methods that appeal to adult learners. Assessing what your volunteers have learned, and creating ongoing training and professional development training for your volunteers will also be covered.

Participation Rates Matter, But Revenue Matters Most: How to Master Your Annual Fund Strategy

November 10 1:00 PM

Join Phil Fernandez, executive director of advancement, to discover how Belen Jesuit Preparatory School transformed their annual fund strategy through class participation—and how you can too. Phil will share the evolution of their approach to increasing class participation, the journey that led them to re-evaluate their overall annual fund method and a view of the technology that helped achieve it.

Plan Now to Delight and Retain Year-End Givers

November 10 2:00 PM

You’re working so hard to capture your donors’ hearts, minds, and generosity this year-end, don’t let them slip away in the new year! The sad truth is your gift acknowledgment letter and even that great thank you call may not be enough to retain donors in the future. You must delight donors beyond expectation if you want to keep them and grow their giving over time. Join this session to explore the art and science of donor delight!

Planned Giving in a Down Market: What to do!

November 10 3:30 PM

In a nonprofit world where planned giving is more important than ever, how should we handle the scenario of a down market? What should we say? What should we do? This educational session is all about tactical messaging and knowing the right planned giving vehicles that can leverage the moment to your advantage.

Mobile Marketing Tips for Every Generation

November 10 4:00 PM

Mobile marketing is a key component of any comprehensive marketing strategy. And optimizing your website for all devices and screens is crucial for staying relevant with today’s audiences, especially millennials and Gen Xers, but even the more tech-savvy baby boomers. And if you don’t keep up you’ll lag behind, losing online visitors, donors and, ultimately, donations. Join for a webinar that explores mobile marketing and generational marketing

Be Found: The Secrets of SEO for Nonprofits

November 16 3:00 PM

Everyone wants to be found. Your website is no exception, and SEO is its best friend. In this session, learn from nonprofits who are experts at search engine optimization and driving traffic to their websites, plus review the SEO tools and techniques that maximize your findability. It will cover what SEO is and how it works, why search engines like Google matter and outline the six steps to mastering SEO.

Grantmaker AMA: What Funders Want You To Know About Securing Funding

November 17 1:00 PM

Hear directly from two seasoned funders in a special Ask-Me-Anything (AMA) style session presented by Imagine Canada’s Grant Connect and Keela. In this session, you’ll hear insights from the experts themselves and learn the essential factors that funders weigh when deciding who and what to fund. Gain a better understanding of how funders have shifted their perspectives and what they are doing to ensure their funds are having the most impact on the organizations and communities that need them most.

Are You Stewarding Responsively? The Art of Managing, Rather Than Mitigating Risk

November 17 1:00 PM

The knowledge that Satonya will share will be of interest to any and all staff levels of community, corporate, independent & family foundations, and have you coming away with how grant management professionals can connect the dots between knowledge, systems, and relationships to assess and manage risk, seeking creative solutions to remove barriers to impact.

The Fundamentals of Email Marketing for Nonprofits

November 17 1:00 PM

Join Samantha Lego (Marketing Director at Keela) and Elsie Coffey (Director of Customer Care at Keela) as they dive into the wonderful world of email marketing for nonprofits. You’ll learn how to craft engaging subject lines and copy to boost your email open and conversion rates so that you can raise more money. They’ll also show you how you can send the right emails at the right time to the right donors using automated workflows. Finally, they’ll walk you through key email metrics so you can understand how to evaluate your email campaign performance.

The Times They Are A-Changin: Is Your Finance Office, Too?

November 17 2:00 PM

Join for a lively discussion that will trace changes big and small in nonprofit finance offices over the past 30-plus years, including micro and macro trends and how those have shaped the operational and strategic requirements of the finance function and CFO role. You’ll come away with a better understanding of what’s expected of you as a finance leader—and your office—and the operational and strategic skills you’ll need to get there.

Ramp Up Your Stewardship Program, BEFORE All Those Year End Gifts Arrive

November 17 2:00 PM

Join fundraising master trainer, Chad Barger, CFRE, for a discussion on the importance of donor retention and learn simple, actionable steps that you can take to improve the stewardship program at your organization.

Data Visualization for Small Shops

November 17 3:30 PM

You don’t have to be an expert to visualize key data points for senior leadership. Join Emily Marcason-Tolmie, director of Prospect Research, Management, and Analytics at Skidmore College, as she shares how using data visualizations has helped her tackle every day data requests and high-level projects.

Wrong, wrong, wrong: How behavioural science changed my mind about fundraising

November 29 1:00 PM

Come join the conversation with the one-and-only Bernard Ross, an internationally renowned expert in strategic thinking, organizational change and behavioural science. He has written eight books on a range of issues — from the psychology of influence to the role of decision science on social change -- and advised a wide range of not-for-profit organizations, including the British Red Cross, Oxford, the ICRC, Amnesty International, Greenpeace International, UNICEF, and many more.




The Membership Growth Report:

Benchmarks & Insights for Growing Revenue and Constituents

Get the report now!

Leave a Comment

Comments

  • Shweta Shah:
    Hi. Thank you so much for such an informative blog about the free non-profit charity organization webinar. It was really great to know about these webinars happening online that help us in gaining insightful knowledge. Kindly posting such articles for awareness!
  • Tatiana Morand

    Tatiana Morand:
    Hi Shweta,

    Thanks for your kind words! Glad you find it helpful. Keep an eye out for the next one in a month! ;)

    Tatiana
  • Chuck Spidell:
    Thanks for adding my WordPress security webinar to your list, much appreciated. I'm looking forward to sharing my knowledge with comms leaders.
  • Manish Pahuja:
    Loved reading your practical tips!!

    We at Don Bosco India started our volunteer tourism program fairly recently.

    I will be pleased if you can read and post your suggestions here:
  • Hammad:
    Great blog worth to read this thanks for sharing

    https://tedevents.com.pk/
  • Donna Urban:
    Impressive list of webinars to assist with our changing world!
  • Angela Greer:
    Thank you!
  • Kate:
    Thank you for your time and energy and preparing this article :)
  • Rhonda:
    I'm just stumbling onto this now...any chance you will run some of these webinars again? Or if I could get a copy of one that has already been done. I'm very interested in all the webinars regarding volunteers.
  • Diane Parten:
    Can’t wait to get your blogs
  • Greg Snow:
    Great List of varied and interesting webinars. Please try to make this monthly list available before the month starts. There were a few webinars at the beginning of the month I missed because I didn't know about them until after they ran.
  • Tatiana Morand

    Tatiana Morand:
    Hi Greg, thanks for your comment! We always send out the email with the list of webinars prior to the end of the month, so if you sign up for it you're guaranteed to see them in advance.
  • Tatiana Morand

    Tatiana Morand:
    Hi Rhonda! We're glad you find this list helpful. We publish it every month, so keep checking back to see if any of the webinars are happening again (they aren't all run by us, so it depends on the company administering them).
  • Shawne Albritton:
    Hi, I was wondering how to get a webinar added to your site for the month of July Webinars. We are doing a Webinar - Q&A with Industry leaders. John Taylor from United Way Worldwide and Joan Hestneses from Institute on Aging. We will be discussing the current crisis, its impact on Non-Profits, and how to handle IT and technology concerns going forward. Learn tips to navigate through the fog of a crisis so you can focus on the community you serve.
    link - https://www.intivix.com/Non-Profit-Webinar
  • Tatiana Morand

    Tatiana Morand:
    Hey Shawne, thanks for reaching out! We'll get you added in.
  • Kiki Schleiff-Cherry:
    I'd love to get our organization's webinars included in this list. How would I go about that?
  • Tatiana Morand

    Tatiana Morand:
    Hi Kiki, please email sizmailova [@] personifycorp.com with your webinars. She can let you know if they're a good fit for our listing :)
  • Kiki Schleiff-Cherry:
    Thank you so much for including us!
  • Theresa O'Connor:
    This is a very useful list. Would it be possible to make a simple table or list with each month's webinars so we could print it on one or two pages for reference?
  • Tatiana Morand

    Tatiana Morand:
    Hi Theresa, As it stands, that's not something we're planning on doing but we're so glad you find this post helpful!
  • Chitra S:
    Hi Tatiana,
    Thanks for putting out this info as a resource. I realized I put out my question on the wrong page earlier. I was wondering if you could bring back the upcoming webinars info for the last week of July? I remember seeing them yesterday and there were a couple that I was interested in but hadn't had a chance to sign up yet and now I just see one. Thank you!
  • Tatiana Morand

    Tatiana Morand:
    Hi Chitra, please leave your email and I can send you a screenshot of the webinars from July. (I won't approve that comment so your email will not be publicly shown, but I will see it.)
  • Kristin Martin:
    Thank you for providing this. This is awesome!
  • Rich:
    Wow - thanks for this great resource!

Search: WildApricot.com 

Filter:
About results ( seconds) Sort by: 
Sorry, an error occured when performing search.