Workshops


NEW - Family Development Credential (FDC): Empowerment Skills for Family Workers© Info Session with FDC Trainers. An info session for anyone interested in furthering their professional skill set with a nationally recognized credential as well as CEUs through TC3. Wednesday, August 13, 2014 from 8:45 am - 10:00 am in the Borg Warner Room of the Tompkins County Public Library, E Green St at S Cayuga St, Ithaca. FREE session, No registration required. Coffee, tea, and light snacks will be provided, feel free to bring your breakfast. Click for a full description.

NEW - At the Table or on the Menu? Connecting with Federal Policymakers with Joanne Florino, Senior Vice President for Public Policy, The Philanthropy Roundtable, a workshop for anyone interested in influencing federal regulatory and tax policy affecting non-profit organizations and their donors.  Tuesday, August 26, 2014 from 9:00 am to 12:00 noon in the Borg Warner Room of the Tompkins County Public Library, E  Green St at S Cayuga St, Ithaca.  Fee $30 includes nutritious snacks and drinks. Click for a full description.

NEW - When Mars and Venus Collide: The Challenges of Foundation/Grantee Communications with Joanne Florino, a 30-year foundation professional in Ithaca; a workshop for all nonprofit staff members who engage in fundraising, particularly fundraising from foundations. Thursday, August 28, 2014 from 9:00 am to 12:00 noon in the Borg Warner Room of the Tompkins County Public Library, E Green St at S Cayuga St, Ithaca. Fee $50 includes nutritious snacks and drinks. 
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Stop Spinning Your Wheels: Work Process Improvement 101 with Kelly White and Ethan Ash, a workshop for anyone interested in looking at ways to save time and effort in their work. Monday, September 15, 2014 from 9:00 am to 12:00 noon in the Borg Warner Room of the Tompkins County Public Library, E. Green St at S Cayuga St, Ithaca. Fee $60, includes nutritious snacks and drinks. Click for a full description.

NEW  Turbocharge Your Non-profit with Twitter with Jesan Sorrells, a workshop for everyone with any responsibility to raise funds for or market a non-profit agency, Monday, September 22, 2014 from 9:00 am to 12:00 noon in the Borg Warner Room of the Tompkins County Public Library, E Green St at S  Cayuga St, Ithaca.  Fee $50 includes nutritious snacks and drinks. Click for a full description.

Dealing with Difficult Clients with Gladys Brangman, a workshop for anyone who has contact with clients or customers.  Tuesday, October, 7, 2014 from 9:00 am to 12:00 noon in the Borg Warner Room of the Tompkins County Public Library, E Green St at S Cayuga St, Ithaca.  Fee $60 includes nutritious snacks and drinks. Click for a full description.

Making Participatory Management Work with Nadia Rubaii, a workshop for anyone with leadership or management responsibilities in a non-profit organization.  Friday, October 17, 2014 from 9:00 am to 12:00 noon in the Borg Warner Room of the Tompkins County Public Library, E Green St at S Cayuga St, Ithaca.  Fee $60 includes nutritious snacks and drinks.  Click for a full description.

Board Basics 2014 with Elena Flash, Attorney; Duane Shoen, CPA; and Scott Heyman, a workshop for members and prospective members of boards of directors of non-profit agencies.  Tuesday, October 21, 2014 from 3:00 pm to 6:00 pm in the Borg Warner Room of the Tompkins County Public Library, E Green St at S Cayuga St, Ithaca.  Fee $60 includes nutritious snacks and drinks.Click for a full description.

NEW - Family Development Credential (FDC): Empowerment Skills for Family Workers© ​with​ certified FDC facilitators and portfolio advisors. First session on Wednesday, October 22, 2014 from 8:30 am to 4:30 pm in the Borg Warner Room of the Tompkins County Public Library, E Green St at S Cayuga St, Ithaca. Fee $1,050 for 90 hours of training (see full description for schedule and details) includes nutritious snacks and drinks but lunch is not provided. An info session regarding the FDC training series will be held on August 13, 2014 from8:45 am - 10:00 am.  Cancellation and payment rules vary for this workshop, please see the full description for details. Enrollment is limited to 20 participants. Click for a full description.

NEW Self-focused Leadership with Arpi Hovaguimian, LSCW-R, a workshop for leaders in all kinds of organizations.   Thursday, October 30, 2014 from 9:00 am to 12:00 noon in the Borg Warner Room of the Tompkins County Public Library, E Green St at S Cayuga St, Ithaca.  Fee $55 includes nutritious snacks and drinks.  Click for a full description.

NEW - Public Speaking 101 with Mary Beth Bunge, a workshop for everyone.  Thursday, November 6, 2014 from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm in the Borg Warner Room of the Tompkins County Public Library, E Green St at S Cayuga St, Ithaca.  Fee $100 includes nutritious snacks and drinks but does not include lunch.  Click for a full description.

Ethics and Boundaries for Human Service Workers with Brian Flynn, a workshop for both direct service and management employees, Friday, November 14,2014 from 9:00 am to 12:00 noon in the Borg Warner Room of the Tompkins County Public Library, E Green  St at S Cayuga St, Ithaca.  Fee $60 includes nutritious snacks and drinks. Click for a full description.

NEW - Dealing with Difficult Employees with Deb Shigley, a workshop for supervisors in all kinds of organizations.  Wednesday, November 19, 2014 from 8:30 to 11:45 am in the  Borg Warner Room of the Tompkins County Public Library, E Green St at S Cayuga St, Ithaca.   Fee $60 includes nutritious and delicious snacks and drinks.  Registration is limited to 25 participants.  Pre-registration is recommended as we may be unable to accept walk-ins.  Click for a full description.

NEW - Building an Effective Non-profit Board with Scott Heyman, a workshop for Board leaders and chief executives. Tuesday, December 2, 2014 from 9:30 am to Noon in the Borg Warner Room of the Tompkins County Public Library, E Green St at S Cayuga St, Ithaca. Fee $50 includes nutritious snacks and drinks. Click for a full description.