Workshops & Training


The Community Foundation of Sarasota County offers monthly workshops and training to help nonprofit board and staff members become more effective in their roles.

Almost all sessions are offered at no cost. Sessions are available only to organizations with updated profiles in The Giving Partner.

Upcoming Workshops

Manatee Community Foundation

Our friends at Manatee Community Foundation also offer a great selection of workshops throughout the year. Click here to see a full calendar of events at MCF. 

  • Risks Your Nonprofit Can't Afford to Take: What You Need to Know for 2017 and Beyond
    Thursday August 24, 8:30 - 10:30 am

    Nonprofit organizations may be exempt from taxes but are not exempt from the threat of cyber crimes, fraud, theft by employees and volunteers, and other risks to security. In this session with Regions Bank, nonprofit staff and board members will walk away with knowledge to help them avoid situations that could cause reputation damage and impact their ability to keep funding and good will flowing.

    Manatee Community Foundation | 2820 Manatee Ave West

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  • Manatee Connects: Building a Successful Nonprofit Career

    Thursday September 14, 8:30 - 10:30 am

    Join Mary Beth Bos for this Manatee Connects session to learn more about how to build a successful career in the nonprofit sector. We’ll talk about expanding your knowledge, seizing opportunities, connecting with the right people, and finding your leadership stride. Though people of every level of experience can benefit from Mary Beth’s expertise, this session is ideal for young leaders and for those who have joined the nonprofit sector in the last few years.

    Manatee Community Foundation | 2820 Manatee Ave West

    RSVP to by September 12


  • Nonprofit Accounting Updates

    Thursday September 21, 8:00 - 10:30 am

    Non-Profit Accounting Updates presented by Brian Carter, Mauldin & Jenkins. Registration & breakfast begins at 8:00 a.m.  Earn 2 hours of FREE A&A CPE.

    Manatee Community Foundation | 2820 Manatee Ave West

    RSVP to or 941-747-4483 by September 15



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