As part of an ongoing commitment to help strengthen the capacity of nonprofits, the Valley Community Foundation, through its partner in philanthropy, The Community Foundation for Greater New Haven, offers a series of training sessions to nonprofits serving Greater New Haven and the Lower Naugatuck Valley. Topics and dates vary.

Questions? Please email Stephanie Chung or call her at 203-777-7077.

Upcoming Workshops

NOTICE: Until further notice, all workshops and trainings will take place online (not in person). Please visit www.valleyfoundation.org/covid-19 for the most up-to-date information, including plans around event cancellations, postponements or adjustments.

Racial and Ethnic Equity for Nonprofits »

11.04.2020 - 12.03.2020

Board and staff member teams discuss and define roles you can carry out with respect to racial and ethnic equity in your lives, your organizations and in your communities in this three-part series

The State of Race Relations »

11.05.2020

A lived experience general discussion on the current climate of race relations and workplace diversity, equity and inclusion

Amplifying Impact: Strategic Alliances in Uncertain Times »

11.05.2020 - 11.19.2020

This two-part workshop will help you understand your organization’s long-term viability and prepare you for conversations with other organizations about strategic alliances and other partnerships

Brave Conversations: Facing Racism »

11.17.2020 - 11.19.2020

This two-part series provides board and staff teams with the knowledge, language and tools to boldly and productively address issues of race, racism and skin color privilege

The State of Race Relations »

11.19.2020 - 12.04.2020

Board and staff member teams learn strategies to transform your organization with the values of diversity, equity and inclusion in a two-part workshop series and one-on-one consultation

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Past Workshops and Recorded Sessions

Technical assistance training sessions and workshops run throughout the year, and many sessions are recorded. View recorded sessions, and check back on this page for when the workshops return to the schedule.

Excavating Implicit Bias, Cultivating Cultural Humility »

10.28.2020

Reflecting on how our own identity impacts the ways we interact, explore our cultural landscape and excavate our own unconscious biases to ensure a sense of respect for all

Pivot, Plan and Reimagine »

09.10.2020 - 10.29.2020

A four-part series on how nonprofits can access, innovate and adapt strategic objectives to emerge stronger than ever

Keeping Remote Staff Motivated When Everything Has Changed »

10.21.2020

Understand the science of motivation and ways leaders can keep staff feeling motivated, engaged, and included when everyone is working from different locations

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How can we help?

Valerie Knight-DiGangi

Program Officer

203-751-9162

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