Developing Effective River and Water Organizations Premium Webinar Series

10/11/2018 - 03/14/2019
1:00 PM EST - 2:30 PM EST

Event Info

Start a new chapter for your organization by going back to the basics. River Network is excited to bring back their acclaimed six-month training series - Developing Effective Water Organizations. The series is designed to help executive directors and board leaders implement best practices in six essential areas of nonprofit management.

Over the course of six monthly webinars, we will walk you through key organizational best practices that will significantly increase your organization's impact and sustainability. The trainings will provide you with useful tools and templates so you can apply what you've learned immediately.

Session #1   Governance: Building Strong Boards to Lead Strong Organizations

                        Date: Thursday, Oct. 11, 2018 @ 1:00-2:30pm EST

Session #2   Goals, Strategies, Tactics – Oh My! Strategic Planning from Vision to Implementation and Evaluation

                        Date: Thursday, Nov. 8, 2018 @ 1:00-2:30pm EST

Session #3   Fundraising Best Practices for River and Water Organizations

                        Date: Thursday, Dec. 13, 2018 @ 1:00-2:30pm EST

Session #4   We Want You!: Volunteer Recruitment, Management, & Retention

                          Date: Thursday, Jan. 10, 2019 @ 1:00-2:30pm EST

Session #5   Don't Worry, You Don't have to be an Accountant to Understanding Nonprofit Financial Management

                         Date: Thursday, Feb. 14, 2019 @ 1:00-2:30pm EST

Session #6   Ensuring Equity, Diversity & Inclusivity in Your Programs

                         Date: Thursday, Mar. 14, 2019 @ 1:00-2:30pm EST

What you get:

  • Up to six webinars for a total of 9 hours of training - register for one or register for all
  • Tools and resources to help you immediately apply what you learned at each session


The training is led jointly by River Network's Leadership Development team – Caroline Bott, Paco Ollervides and Diana Toledo. Together they have over 50 years experience working with nonprofit organizations. Their work as trainers and as consultants is informed by what they know has worked – and hasn’t – for your peers around the country.


Note: This PREMIUM webinar series is available only to current paid members of River Network. If you have a free membership, you must become a paid member to access this series. Paid member organizations can register an unlimited number of individuals for these webinar sessions, but each person must register independently.

If you are NOT a current paid member and would like to register for this training, please join our network as a paid member HERE and gain access to this and other benefits and discounts. If you are unsure about your member status, please contact Carly Schmidt for assistance.