Saturday, February 2, 2019 from 8:30 AM to 3:30 PM PST
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LaSells Stewart Center (OSU)
875 SW 26th Street
Corvallis, OR 97331

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Emily Loveall
Center for Nonprofit Stewardship 

Guiding More Good
CNS's Annual Conference

This day-long event hosts a number of expert speakers to provide informative talks and interactive workshops alongside opportunities for networking.

The 2019 conference will include fifteen sessions that cover a wide scope of topics such as fund development, financial accountability, organizational and board development, and diversity, equity and inclusion. Anne Kubisch, President of The Ford Family Foundation, will be our keynote speaker this year.

Early bird (until January 15th): $135
Regular registration (after January 15th): $165
Student: $99
MVDP Member: $99
All registration fees include lunch and refreshments!


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Full schedule:

  • 7:30 am: Check-in and Light Refreshments
  • 8:30am: Welcome and Keynote Address from Anne Kubisch
  • 9:30am: Breakout Session 1
  • 11:30am: Networking Lunch
  • 12:45pm: Breakout Session 2
  • 2:00pm: Afternoon Break and Snack
  • 2:15pm: Breakout Session 3
Including workshops such as:
  • Basics of Grant Writing
  • Bookkeeping for Tiny Organizations
  • Capital Campaign Strategies
  • President and Secretary Training
  • How to Start a Nonprofit
  • Donor Relations Made Easy
  • Total Value Budgeting
  • and much more!

“I have attended the Annual Conference in Corvallis a couple times representing different Boards that I have served on. They always have top notch speakers and I find attending to be a great way to get re-energized.”  Melissa Metz, Grand Chapter of OR


Cancellation Policy

Guiding More Good registration fees are refundable within 30 days of registering for the event, through January 15, 2019. A $50 handling/processing fee will be charged, and the balance of your registration fee will be refunded.

If you do not cancel by 11:59pm PT on January 15, 2019, or if you fail to show up for the event, no refund will be issued, though you are welcome to transfer that registration to another person.

All cancellations must be made in writing and should be emailed to eloveall@nonprofitsteward.org. Please call 541-230-1036 to arrange a substitution. All registration refunds will be processed by February 30, 2019.

Additional Information

By taking part in this event, you understand that you may be photographed, filmed, or videotaped and you grant the event organizers full rights to use the images resulting from the photography/video filming, and any reproductions or adaptations of the images for fundraising, publicity or other purposes to help achieve the group’s aims. This might include (but is not limited to), the right to use them in their printed and online publicity, social media, press releases and funding applications.

If you do not wish to be photographed, please get in touch with us.

Center for Nonprofit Stewardship will release an Attendee Directory after the Guiding More Good Conference. This directory will include contact information for networking purposes. If you do not wish to be included in this directory, please get in touch with us.