The Alliance offers comprehensive Training to assist members with grant writing, marketing, governance and more. Members benefit from the training and diverse experience of our staff and consultants — smart and effective thought leaders in their fields. Through The Alliance, nonprofits gain access to a deep well of information, including current data and research that are vital for forwarding their missions and conducting business.

For more information about Professional Development, please contact Odessa Lopez, Professional Training Specialist.

Professional Development

Webinars and On-Demand Learning

On-demand Learning and Webinars are led by a team of experts dedicated to educating nonprofits and organizations on how to achieve success. Each webinar series is designed to provide nonprofits with access to tools and resources to strengthen your nonprofit and improve engagement with your donors, clients, and community. Learn about communication, fundraising, communication, and other best practices essential to nonprofit success. All webinars are accessible for a limited time.

On-Site Training

Nonprofits of all sizes can access a variety of training opportunities that include emerging nonprofit trends, leadership, technology,
finance, human resources, communications, fundraising, and more. To register for any upcoming Professional Development opportunities, select any of the trainings listed below or visit our Professional Development calendar.

How to Craft a Proposal to a Foundation

January 2018
Nonprofit Success Stories: Digital Bootcamp
Proposal Writing A to Z: Maximize Your Chances with Foundations (Waterford)
Collective Impact: The Next Steps
Business Writing: Write for Results!
Digital Bootcamp Series: Nonprofit Website 3.0
Create Your Strategic Nonprofit Playbook
Finding Your Inner Lobbyist (Rocky Hill Session)
Digital Bootcamp Series: Powerful Social Networking
Finding Your Inner Lobbyist (Bridgeport Session)

February 2018
Digital Bootcamp Series: The ABCs of Nonprofit Copywriting
Digital Bootcamp Series: Cloud Powered Communicators
Proposal Writing A to Z: Maximize Your Chances with Foundations (New Haven)
Culturally Relevant Practices (Part of our Diversity & Equity in Hiring & Retention Series)
Diverse Workforce Development (Part of our Diversity & Equity in Hiring & Retention Series)

Nonprofit Success Stories: Digital Bootcamp
The Nonprofit Success Series: Digital Bootcamp is designed to educate nonprofits in the essentials of digital marketing, and will help you shape your strategy for your nonprofit’s success.

Register for the entire Nonprofit Success Stories: Digital Bootcamp here.

Register for the individual trainings:
Nonprofit Website 3.0
Powerful Social Networking
The ABCs of Nonprofit Copywriting
Cloud Powered Communicators

This course is a 4 class, 12-hour series. A certificate in Nonprofit Digital Marketing will be awarded to people attending the entire series. Accredited 12 CFRE credits for Certified Fundraising Executive continuing education units. This training may be taken individually; for best value and Certification, we encourage attendees to register for all four.

Electronic Learning Resources

Relias Learning Management System

Relias is the leader in online training and compliance solutions for the Health & Human Services market. Relias helps our member organizations address organizational and compliance challenges like staff development, business improvement, and job specific training. The Relias Learning Management System allows organizations to manage the entire training process on a user-friendly, flexible platform.

To ask questions and get a free online demonstration of the Relias Learning Management System, request a demo today. Just a few minutes will show you how an organizational subscription for Relias Learning’s web-based online learning program can save you time, money and help manage your organization’s training requirements. Alliance members receive a 15% discount on all courses.