Training and Events

This calendar is updated periodically; please check back often.

Spring/Summer 2020

June 17, 2020

Fundamental Building Blocks of Finance 102:  Measuring Impact to Tell Your Story


2:00-4:00 PM

How can we keep track of our finances when everything is changing so quickly? Do the programs we traditionally offered need to change? How can we make sure we are making an impact? Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) are measures of our financial health, our program effectiveness, and our impact.  Learn how to select KPIs to help you manage finances and impact in times of rapid change.


Catalyst NPU-Our nonprofit university-style is scheduled virtually for August 17-18, 2020

Virtual NPU is coming!!


May 7, 2020

Board Boot Camp: Governing in a Crisis


4:30-6:00 PM

During this 60 minute session we will cover the roles and responsibilities of board members as well as discuss best practices that can be activated in addressing a crisis.  We will keep the call open for an additional 30 minutes for Q&A and to give participants a chance to connect and share.

CCNM Around Town


The Catalyst Center for Nonprofit Management is pleased to offer a series of one and two hour training sessions for busy Boards.  Note we are happy to provide virtual training options for your board!  Contact us for more information-

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: