2022 Virtual Institute for Trustees

When: April 11 – May 26

The Institute for Trustees (IFT), is the region’s largest conference for nonprofit leaders dedicated to strengthening the sector.

The annual event brings nearly 1,000 nonprofit leaders together for six weeks of educational workshops led by experts in the sector. This spring, attendees are invited to participate in the IFT Kickoff and Keynote Session, 25 different educational workshops, and a series of topic-driven, informal peer discussions. The event will be delivered completely virtually, providing attendees with both flexibility and value. Attendees can participate in as many live or recorded sessions as they’d like.

To learn more and register, click here.

Registration Opens: February 1
Virtual Kickoff and Keynote Session: April 11
Virtual Workshop Sessions: April 12 – May 26

Early Bird Individual Registration: $110 through March 11
Individual Registration: $130
Full Board Registration (Register your entire board for one price): $500

Presented by Essex County Community Foundation, Berkshire Taconic Community Foundation, SouthCoast Community Foundation, and The Community Foundation of Western Massachusetts.

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