Mid-Valley Nonprofit Network (MVNN)

Our Mid-Valley Nonprofit Network (MVNN) is designed for nonprofit professionals, board members, and other volunteers who want the opportunity to strengthen their skillsets, learn new strategies, and network with other nonprofit leaders in your region. MVNN is a series of eight curated sessions that bring forward the most pressing needs of nonprofits today. Experts in fundraising, DEIJ, financial management, succession planning, HR, governance, and more will be leading MVNN to bring you the most up-to-date, creative, and thought-provoking strategies and insight to help you grow and lead your organizations now and into the future. MVNN provides the space and opportunities for nonprofit leaders to learn together while also allowing you to network and collaborate with your peers throughout your region. 

Who Should Attend? 

This series serves the nonprofit communities in Benton and Linn Counties and surrounding areas. MVNN is designed for all nonprofit staff, board members, and other nonprofit volunteers who are interested in learning, growing, and strengthening their skills as well as building a network of nonprofit peers in the area.

2023 – 2024 Schedule:

October 18
9:00 - 10:30 a.m.
Workshopping Your Annual Appeal
Presented by: Ben Danley, Mouse Mountain, LLC
November 15 - POSTPONED
9:00 - 10:30 a.m.

Building Culture Through Generations: How to Tie a Multi-generational Workforce Together 
Presented by: Erica Briggs, NAO

Join us virtually for this session on December 14. Register here.  

December 13

9:00 - 10:30 a.m.
Engaging and Empowering Stakeholders with Financial Statements - Virtual 
Presented by: Erin Zollenkopf, Susan Matlock Jones & Associates
January 17 
9:00 - 10:30 a.m.
Looking Ahead: Forecasting Conversation and Networking Coffee
Presented by: Jim White, NAO 
February 14 
9:00 - 10:30 a.m.
Topic Pending 
Speaker(s) Pending
March 20

9:00 - 10:30 a.m.
Whose Story Is It? A Multifaceted Model of Storytelling - Virtual
Presented by: Julie Gillis, Britt Music and Arts Festival​​​​​​​
April 17
9:00 - 10:30 a.m.
Succession Planning: Preparing for the Unthinkable 
Presented by: Ben Danley, Mouse Mountain, LLC​​​​​​
May 15
9:00 - 10:30 a.m.
Nonprofit Leadership Panel & Roundtable Discussion 
Panelists will be announced soon!

While most topics and presenters have been confirmed please be aware that topic titles, presenters, or dates may be subject to slight revisions.


Corvallis Community Center (C3)
2601 NW Tyler Ave
Corvallis, OR 97330
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Not sure if this series is right for you? Call 503-239-4001 or e-mail training@nonprofitoregon.org

Thank You Sponsor and Funders:

Partner Sponsor

Foundation Supporters

Meyer Memorial Trust Logo M.J. Murdock Charitable Trust Logo
The Ford Family Foundation Logo The Roundhouse Foundation Logo