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A three-hour professional development webinar conveniently split into two 90-minute segments one-week apart.


$75 plus HST


January 31 and Februay 7, 2012, 10:00 - 11:30 AM (PST)


Kylie Hutchinson is a trainer and consultant to not-for-profits specializing in the areas of program planning and evaluation.  She has delivered this workshop to community-based organizations and funders across BC.

Community Solutions Planning & Evaluation assists organizations to deliver their programs and services more efficiently and effectively.  We believe that excellence in program planning and evaluation leads to stronger organizations and positive change in our community. For more information click here.

New Online Webinar

What is Program/Organization Sustainability and How Can You Achieve It?

We've all heard the story: an innovative program was successful but had to stop because major or seed funding was discontinued.  However, research in the area of program sustainability has shown that there are concrete steps you can take to increase the longevity of your programs. Learn what factors can increase the sustainability odds of your program or organization and how to develop a formal sustainability plan. 

You Will Learn

  • what is program sustainability and why it's important
  • the characteristics of programs that are sustained versus those that become inactive
  • the factors that can increase the sustainability odds of your program
  • how to develop a formal sustainability plan to increase the longevity potential of your program
  • how to address funders' concerns regarding sustainability in grant applications  

Who Should Take this Webinar

Executive Directors, Program Managers, Program Coordinators, Board Members, Funders, and anyone concerned about the future sustainability of their programs and services.

What Past Participants Have Said


"Thank you for your very informative webinar.  You provided so much for me to 
think about.  
The time went by very quickly.  I'm looking forward to 
next week."


"Kylie is an amazing facilitator and has much knowledge on sustainability.  Once you take this workshop, everything makes sense."

 "Kylie's process feels a bit more achievable and is very relevant in these financial times."

"I recently attend the sustainability planning workshop. Wow !!! Thanks for putting this on. It was extremely good timing with a proposal that we are working on." 

"Kylie was a great facilitator who provided such practical and useful, strategies and worksheets. " 

Webinar Cancellation Policy

Cancellations made 3 business days prior to the webinar will be refunded.  If you are unable to attend the webinar you may transfer the registration to another individual.