NPC Calendar

Jan
4
Thu
NPC Office Hours at MCLA’s Design Lab @ MCLA Design Lab
Jan 4 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm

Stop by for a free consultation by appointment.

Call Liana at 413 441-9542.

Jan
24
Wed
Peer to Peer Fundraising @ BCC South County Center
Jan 24 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Peer to Peer Fundraising @ BCC South County Center | Great Barrington | Massachusetts | United States

Offered in collaboration with the Nonprofit Center of the Berkshires. Explore Facebook’s fundraising tools. Learn how to set up your Facebook Page for on-site fundraising. Delve into the best practices for creating a Peer-to-Peer Campaign, including deciding on what is the most compelling story to tell and what visual medium to use. Get tips on how to integrate your Peer-to-Peer Campaign with Facebook Live, your nonprofit’s other online platforms and email.

Photographer Mary McGurn focuses on telling visual stories for social media and other digital applications. Her clients are small businesses, community-based nonprofits and individuals. In addition to content creation on behalf of clients, she also offers group and individual coaching on social media platforms and the set-up and effective use of enewsletters. She instructs clients in the use and best applications of the latest visual creation apps for desktop and mobile. She is proficient in Photoshop and offers one-on-one instruction.

To register, check the Berkshire Community College website after December 1.

Feb
1
Thu
NPC Office Hours at MCLA’s Design Lab @ MCLA Design Lab
Feb 1 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm

Stop by for a free consultation by appointment.

Call Liana at 413 441-9542.

Feb
21
Wed
The Art & Science of Leading Transformational Change @ BCC South County Center
Feb 21 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
The Art & Science of Leading Transformational Change @ BCC South County Center | Great Barrington | Massachusetts | United States

Offered in collaboration with the Nonprofit Center of the Berkshires. An introduction to The Seven Team Principles, a powerful framework and process for nonprofit leaders to assess the current state of their organizations, define an ideal future state, and create clear, actionable change initiatives. The critical skill needed to navigate environmental and internal organizational changes, and to turn the challenges and risks of rapid change into opportunities, is change leadership.

Bob Voss, PhD, is a senior consultant at the consulting firm Growth River Consultants. He works with nonprofit leaders to help them resolve a common constraint to leader, team, and business performance: developing the capability of leaders and teams to navigate disruptive change. He has extensive experience as an executive, teacher, trainer, and technical writer and served the global nonprofit organization EnlightenNext as CEO, COO, and Board member.

To register, check the Berkshire Community College website after December 1.

Mar
1
Thu
NPC Office Hours at MCLA’s Design Lab @ MCLA Design Lab
Mar 1 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm

Stop by for a free consultation by appointment.

Call Liana at 413 441-9542.

Mar
21
Wed
Social Media Hacks @ BCC South County Campus
Mar 21 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Social Media Hacks @ BCC South County Campus | Great Barrington | Massachusetts | United States

Offered in collaboration with the Nonprofit Center of the Berkshires. How to develop a social media system for your business that works for you, that doesn’t take up all of your time, that conveys your brand, and gets people in your door.

Dawn Stanyon helps businesses and nonprofits in the Berkshires MA to tell their stories to grow their success through digital marketing. Prior to founding Professionality Consulting in 2014, she worked with The Emily Post Institute and in non-profit fundraising, event planning and communications.

To register, check the Berkshire Community College website after December 1.

Apr
5
Thu
NPC Office Hours at MCLA’s Design Lab @ MCLA Design Lab
Apr 5 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm

Stop by for a free consultation by appointment.

Call Liana at 413 441-9542.

Apr
18
Wed
Cyber Security @ BCC South County Center
Apr 18 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Cyber Security @ BCC South County Center | Great Barrington | Massachusetts | United States

Offered in collaboration with the Nonprofit Center of the Berkshires. Learn the most important computer security practices, what to do if your computer or email gets hacked, how to secure your email and browser, common types of malware and anti-malware techniques, other tips and tricks to prevent security issues and identity theft.

Rob Horner offers IT consulting services in the Berkshire-Taconic region. Located in Great Barrington, Rob Horner and Ken Benson offer computer/device repair, technology purchasing assistance, setup and tutoring, networking, website design, hosting and maintenance.

To register, check the Berkshire Community College website after December 1.

May
3
Thu
NPC Office Hours at MCLA’s Design Lab @ MCLA Design Lab
May 3 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm

Stop by for a free consultation by appointment.

Call Liana at 413 441-9542.

May
16
Wed
Telling Your Story @ BCC South County Center
May 16 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Telling Your Story @ BCC South County Center | Great Barrington | Massachusetts | United States

Offered in collaboration with the Nonprofit Center of the Berkshires. Learn how to identify the universal and make people care about your organization. Tips for shining a light on issues and experiences others might not be aware of and offering a glimpse of another perspective.

Hannah Van Sickle is a freelance writer.

To register, check the Berkshire Community College website after December 1.