The Soapbox and Toolbox for New York State's Nonprofits

Upcoming Events

  • Thursday, August 30, 2018 11:00 am

    Everything You Want to Know About Online Giving [Webinar]

    Online Giving has been growing each year and now has a large part to play in the giving landscape.

  • Thursday, September 06, 2018 1:00 pm

    CRM Integration Basics for Nonprofits [Webinar]

    Is your nonprofit missing out on opportunities or efficiencies because your data is too scattered?

  • Thursday, September 13, 2018 12:00 pm

    Tactical Technology Planning for Nonprofits [Webinar Series]

    Does your technology need major upgrades? Where do you start and how do you get the job done on time and on budget? This course will help you spot your organization’s critical technology needs and develop a practical plan for improving your technology infrastructure––even if you don’t have a tech ba…

  • Monday, September 17, 2018 12:00 pm

    Reaching Your Audience with the Power of Digital Storytelling [Webinar]

    Join NYCON and Digital Storytelling Professional, Laura Shapiro as she takes you on a journey to telling your organizations story digitally.

  • Wednesday, September 19, 2018 12:00 pm

    NYCON Membership Benefits Orientation- September [Webinar]

    In our “Get to Know Us” Sessions, NYCON staff will tell you a lot more about our membership benefits – and answer all the questions you have regarding our process, costs and what you get for FREE.

  • Thursday, September 20, 2018 11:00 am

    Getting Ready for #NYGivesDay [Webinar]

    Learn everything you need to know about #NYGivesDay, including how to register your organization for the big event and the features available to make your organization as successful as possible.

  • Tuesday, September 25, 2018 5:30 pm

    Bridges to Board Service: Nonprofit Board Governance 2018 [Poughkeepsie]

    Board members steer their organization towards a sustainable future by adopting sound, ethical, and legal governance and financial management policies and ensure the organization has adequate resources to advance its mission.

  • Wednesday, September 26, 2018 12:00 pm

    Part 4 Grant Management 101: Monitoring & Reporting [Webinar]

    The process of prospecting, identifying, applying for, accepting, delivering upon, and monitoring a grant to your nonprofit can be exciting and challenging.

  • Thursday, October 04, 2018 8:00 am

    Camp Finance 2018

    A two-day retreat for executive directors, financial staff, board members, practitioners, fundraisers, communications staff, development staff and more at the beautiful Mohonk Mountain House in New Paltz, NY

  • Tuesday, October 16, 2018 12:00 pm

    Succession Planning for Executive Leadership [NYSCA Webinar]

    Executive Director transitions happen, whether or not we are ready. Without preparation, the impact of unplanned or planned transitions can throw an organization off course and undermine board, staff, funder, and constituent confidence in the organization.

  • Tuesday, October 23, 2018 9:30 am

    Quickbooks Live Seminar- NYC

    When: 10/23/2018 Part 1: Essentials: 9:30 a.m. – 1 p.m. Part 2: Advanced: 1:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. Venue: TBD Street: TBD City/State: New York, NY

  • Tuesday, October 23, 2018 9:30 am

    QuickBooks Made Easy Seminar - NYC

  • Tuesday, October 23, 2018 5:30 pm

    Bridges to Board:Financial Responsibilities of Nonprofit Boards

    Among their key responsibilities, board members set financial management policies and ensure the financial health of their organizations.

  • Thursday, October 25, 2018 9:30 am

    QuickBooks Made Easy Seminar - Schenectady

  • Thursday, October 25, 2018 9:30 am

    Quickbooks Live Seminar- Schenectady

    When: 10/25/2018 Part 1: Essentials: 9:30 a.m. – 1 p.m. Part 2: Advanced: 1:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. Venue: TBD Street: TBD City/State: Schenectady, NY

  • Thursday, November 08, 2018 11:00 am

    Final Steps to Success for #NYGivesDay [Webinar]

    With only a few weeks until #NYGivesDay, there’s still plenty of time to make sure your #NYGivesDay campaign is ready to go.

  • Friday, November 09, 2018 11:00 am

    Staples Benefits and Demo Session

    Join NYCON and Staples for a half hour session learning about some of the great products Staples has to offer, including a product demonstration with Unger. Unger is a global provider of innovative solutions for professional cleaning. Staples will have a special promotion availbale for NYCON Membe…

  • Wednesday, November 28, 2018 10:00 am

    Executive Director Retreat: How to be a Successful Executive Director

    Participants will be introduced, through practical application, to master the diverse skills that are necessary to achieve success in their current role. Led by a multi-disciplinary team of experienced instructors, this retreat emphasizes real-world elements of nonprofit executive leadership, manage…

  • Tuesday, December 04, 2018 10:30 am

    Develop A Winning Nonprofit Culture with Minimal Resources [Webinar]

    Is your nonprofit’s culture determined by design or default? Join lifelong entrepreneur Jay Wilkinson, founder of Firespring, to discover how to create an award-winning nonprofit culture with minimal resources. By taking simple, actionable steps toward improving the culture within your nonprofit, yo…

NYCON develops and promotes an effective and vibrant charitable nonprofit community throughout New York State.  We strengthen organizational capacity, act as an advocate and unifying voice, help to inform philanthropic giving, and conduct research and planning to demonstrate relevance and impact.