Training and Events


Abogacía Más Audaz le invita a un Encuentro de activistas audaces
23 de septiembre, 2021 at 2 PM hora del Este | Online

Una reunión informal y gratuito entre activistas hispanohablantes para compartir sus experiencias, metas, tácticas, y retos de la abogacía comunitarias.

Interim Advocacy 101: How Public Charities Can Impact Policy Between Legislative Sessions in Texas
September 30, 2021 at 1 PM CT | Online

The Texas Legislature meets every two years, but nonprofits can continue to impact public policy and develop relationships with lawmakers during the interim and beyond.

Public Webinar: Foundation Support for Lobbying and Other Advocacy
October 12, 2021 at 2 PM ET | Online

Not sure how to make the case for funding advocacy?  Uncertain whether you can fund grantees that lobby? Wondering whether your public or private foundation can speak out on a particular issue? This training answers these questions and more!

Chats for Changemakers: An Informal Gathering of California Nonprofit Advocates
October 15, 2021 at 11 AM PT | Online

Chats for Changemakers is a series of informal online gatherings of California nonprofit advocates. This won’t be a legal training — it’ll be a cross-issue space for nonprofit advocates to learn from and connect with each other.  More details about October 15 discussion topics coming soon!

Public Webinar: Social Media Rules for (c)(3)s
October 19, 2021 at 2 PM ET | Online

If your organization utilizes Twitter, YouTube, Facebook, Instagram, Snapchat, or any other social media platform, this workshop is for you!

Public Webinar: What Foundations Need Their Grantees to Know
November 10, 2021 at 2 PM ET | Online

This workshop will help you understand the rules that foundations operate under so you can be savvier when it comes to requesting support for advocacy.

Public Webinar: Record Keeping and Reporting for 501(c)(3)s that Lobby
November 18, 2021 at 2 PM ET | Online

Once you have a basic understanding of the IRS definitions of lobbying and how to determine your organization’s lobbying limits, you will need to track your lobbying expenses to be able to accurately report to the IRS and (where applicable) state and local agencies.

Public Webinar: Advocacy Evaluation and Capacity Building
December 10, 2021 at 2 PM ET | Online

For nonprofits engaged in advocacy and community organizing, having a keen understanding of organizational capacities is crucial to being able to act quickly when opportunities arise. Bolder Advocacy’s capacity assessment tools – ACT!ACT!Quick, and PowerCheck – are designed to help groups become more effective by supporting their ability to carry out and sustain advocacy and community organizing efforts.