2020 Annual Nonprofit Conference

Meeting the Challenge. Making the Difference

Nov 17, – 19 2020 | Hartford CT ( Virtual)

About the Annual Conference

We look forward to seeing you at The Alliance’s flagship event, the Annual Nonprofit Conference on Nov. 17-19. This the largest event of its kind in Connecticut and draws an attendance of more than 600 nonprofit professionals & supporters. This is an opportunity you do not want to miss!

We are excited to announce that this year, the 2020 Annual Nonprofit Conference is going virtual, providing a unique experience for all! Join us for three days of learning, collaboration and networking.

The conference will feature additional keynote panel presentations focused on addressing the challenges of our collective new normal, racial and social justice, federal advocacy initiatives and perspectives, and much more! Breakout sessions are designed to strengthen the leadership, management and adaptive capacities of nonprofits large and small – from those who are just starting out to longstanding organizations.

Sponsors

Thanks to our sponsors for making this event FREE to attend

Featured Keynote Speaker

Bakari Sellers
Bakari Sellers

CNN Political Analyst

The Alliance is thrilled to announce Bakari Sellers as our featured Keynote Speaker for the 2020 Annual Nonprofit Conference.

Mr. Sellers is a CNN Political Analyst, Best-Selling Author, Activist and Founder of the nonprofit organization theOpportunity Project.  As of September 2020, Sellers is an Emmy Award Winner for the documentary While I Breathe, I Hope, based on his incredible journey. 

In May 2020, Sellers’ memoir, My Vanishing Country, was released, becoming a New York Times Best-Seller. 

Sellers follows in the footsteps of his father, civil rights leader, Dr. Cleveland Sellers, in his tireless commitment to public service while championing progressive policies to address issues ranging from education and poverty to preventing domestic violence and childhood obesity. 

Speakers

Meet Our Speakers

Melinda Johnson
Melinda Johnson
Adrienne Cochrane, J.D.
Adrienne Cochrane, J.D.
Melissa O'Hara
Melissa O'Hara
Joe Courtney
Joe Courtney
Gian-Carl Casa
Gian-Carl Casa
Ed Spinella
Ed Spinella
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John B. Larson
John B. Larson
Anne Yurasek
Anne Yurasek
JULIA P. BOISVERT
JULIA P. BOISVERT
Andrea Barton Reeves
Andrea Barton Reeves
Ameet Katkar
Ameet Katkar
Sharon Danosky
Sharon Danosky
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Sten Vermund
Sten Vermund
Anthony Sci
Anthony Sci

This Years Conference

Was Virtual 

Due to COVID-19 we held our Annual Conference virtually we had 300 participants and over three full days of nonprofit learning and networking. We are excited for next years event and look forward to you joining us.