Training and Events

This calendar is updated periodically; please check back often.

SAVE THE DATE: Nonprofit University June 10, 2019 at Bucks County Community College

Call for Presenters-if you’d like to submit a proposal to present a workshop at NPU 2019, please download and return the presenter form by March 1, 2019.
MASTER NPU Call for Presenters 2019

January 17, 2019

Compelling Storytelling As A Critical Key To Fundraising Success

Liz Vibber, MS

Location: Lower Bucks Chamber of Commerce
409 Hood Blvd, Fairless Hills, PA 19030
8:00 AM-9:30 AM
There is no charge for the seminar, but registration is required.

During this session we will explore what makes a good story and how story elements can enhance your organization’s communications and fundraising efforts.

Registration information:  (215) 943-7400

February 21, 2019

What It Takes To Be A Board Member

Liz Vibber, MS

Location: Tom Antonelli Heating & Air
2201 Hunter Rd. Bristol, PA 19007
6:00 PM-8:00 PM
Free for 3C members and $10 for guests.

Whether you’re serving on a nonprofit board, or recruiting for your organization, understanding the roles and responsibilities for board service is key to mission success.


CCNM Around Town

September 13, 2018

Nonprofit Learning Lab

Location: International House
3701 Chestnut St., Philadelphia, PA 18974
9:00AM – 4:00PM

Turning Data into Action: Unleash the Transformative Power of Numbers, Cindy Bergvall, CPA

September 17, 2018

Social Media for Nonprofits Panel of Experts

Location: Giusseppes Pizza ad Family Restaurant
1380 W Street Rd, Warminster, PA, 18974
6:00PM – 9:30PM

In collaboration with the Philadelphia Area Great Careers Group, the Social Media for Nonprofits Expert Panelists will share tips, tricks, and best practices. Aside from discussing #GivingTuesday , the expertise that will be shared on social media is transferable to for profit businesses, so the discussions will be appealing to everyone.

Each panelist will share their successes, as well as some of their failures, on different platforms and techniques that include:

  • LinkedIn, Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, Google+
  • Pinterest, Podcasts, Video, Blogging and more!
  • Discussions will also include how to get Board and organization members engaged in liking and sharing an organization’s social media content.



The Catalyst Center for Nonprofit Management is pleased to offer a series of one and two hour training sessions for busy Boards.

Our training professionals are able to attend your regular Board meetings and conduct mini-trainings in a variety of areas. Popular topics include:

  • Strategic Thinking for Boards
  • Board Roles and Responsibilities
  • The Board’s Role in a Development Plan
  • Understanding your Financial Statements

Allow us customize any topic to suit the needs of your Board. Trainings are 1 -2 hours in length and include handout materials. For more information, please contact Liz Vibber, 215-343-2727 or e-mail: