Social Media with a Mission - Professional Development Workshop

There is an art and a science to using social media to create, tell, and distribute your nonprofit's story (or your own!).

Join Kimber Kissel, nonprofit social media and digital marketing strategist, to learn how she has moved hearts, minds, and wallets to benefit nonprofits, political campaigns, and her current employer, Brave New Films.

Attendees will leave with tools, tactics, and insights for developing or updating their social media strategies to meet the needs of their unique communities.

Social Media with a Mission
Thursday, August 16, 2018 | 6:00-8:00pm
Near Culver City, CA (register for address)



Professional Workshop: What is Emotional Intelligence?


Study after study shows that the most effective and successful leaders are highly emotionally intelligent. They practice EQ daily, hone their skills to meet new challenges, and transform their environments. Workshop participants will learn top strategies for lifelong EQ practice, an essential ingredient for strong working relationships and client interactions, and career and personal growth.

This workshop is led by Dr. Rhoda Weisman, Dean of the Graduate School in Nonprofit Management, American Jewish University.

Wednesday, July 11, 2018
Networking | 6:30-8:00pm Workshop
Near Culver City, CA (register for details)

Members: Register for FREE
Nonmembers: Register for $10


Young Nonprofit Professionals Network Los Angeles is a 501(c)3 nonprofit dedicated to empowering, connecting, and supporting emerging mission-driven professionals in Los Angeles. Click to join.

Online and Offline Fundraising for Everyone | Presented by Envision Consulting

Online and Offline Fundraising for Everyone
Presented by Envision Consulting

Thursday, June 14, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Near Pasadena, CA (RSVP for Location)

As a nonprofit leader, what will you need to know about fundraising? Join the leadership and fundraising professionals for a crash course on fundraising must-knows for aspiring leaders. We’ll explore:
- Fundraising essentials and best practices
- Online giving versus in-person giving
- Why everyone has a role in fundraising
- What is a culture of philanthropy and how to build and lead one
- Success stories for using new (and not so new) technologies
Julie Ha Truong, Envision Consulting
Julie Lacouture, Good Ways Inc

Members: RSVP for FREE
Nonmembers: RSVP for $10

Navigating the Nonprofit Job Hunt - Professional Development Workshop

Whether you're starting your nonprofit career, growing professionally, transitioning into the sector, or looking for great new hires, understanding how to approach the job hunt is a critical first step.

Navigating the Nonprofit Job Hunt
Thursday, May 10, 2018 | 6:00-8:00pm
Near Culver City, CA (RSVP for details)

During this interactive professional development workshop, Amy Shea of the executive search firm Korn Ferry will walk you through the best practices for establish your personal brand, marketing yourself, networking, understand the culture, and demonstrating passion.

Free parking is provided!

Members: RSVP for FREE
Nonmembers: RSVP for $10

Building an Authentic Vision - Professional Development Workshop

In 2007, Ryan Choura bought small rental company in the South Bay and was faced with the challenge of representing himself and his brand in a way that was both authentic and captivating.

With the help of strong mentors, self-reflection, and a vision for success, Ryan reinvented himself and turned his small enterprise into an award-winning event production company whose highlights include Coachella, Stage Coach, Summer X-Gamas, the ESPYs, and more.

During this workshop, Ryan will share his story and guide to you to define your own vision success, take a critical look at your management and marketing strategies, and have the courage to open the door to opportunities that come knocking.

Building an Authentic Vision
Thursday, April 12, 2018 | 
Near Culver City, CA (RSVP for details)

Members: RSVP for FREE (scroll down)
Nonmembers: RSVP for $10

Questions? Contact Brian Rosenbaum at

Presented in partnership with Antioch University M.A. in Nonprofit Management Program

Nonprofit Leadership Workshop


Want to lead change? Learn what's needed in today nonprofit leaders and explore your potential leadership in the sector. Gain perspectives on your applicable skills/experience, what drives you, and specific actions to progress in your career. We'll also discuss the responsibility nonprofit leadership and leading real, impactful, lasting change.

What: Nonprofit Leadership Workshop
When: Wednesday, March 14, 2018
6:00-6:30pm Networking | 6:30-8:00pm Workshop
Where: Near Pasadena, CA (must register for address)

This highly interactive and supportive session will have you reflecting, dialoguing, and identifying concrete steps to help you reach your goals. Facilitated by Julie Ha Truong, Principal at Envision Consulting -- leadership, search, and strategy experts.

Topics we'll explore through include:
  • The leadership gap and solutions.
  • Your passion, skills, and education. 
  • Goal identification and action steps.
  • Career advancement and personal branding.
  • Building networks and accessing supports.

Members: Register for FREE at
Nonmembers: Register for $10 at

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