Schedule

Elevate's preliminary schedule is below (Central time). You'll have access to on-demand sessions, live sessions, and hands-on workshops. Attend Elevate 2023 to learn from your fellow nonprofit professionals and luminaries in the sector. Session times are subject to change. 


Sessions listed below are in the central time zone.

February 22

12:00-12:15 p.m.

Elevate is LIVE

Take time to log in, set up your profile, and introduce yourself.

12:15-12:50 p.m.

Welcome to Elevate - Join this session to hear remarks from Nonprofit Leadership Alliance Interim President and Chief Learning Officer Dr. Dorothy Norris-Tirrell, CNP. We'll also walk through the Elevate 2023 site and answer your questions.

1-1:50 p.m.

The Association of CNPs Annual Meeting – all Elevate attendees are welcome! After remarks from the Association of CNPs Executive Committee, you will have time to meet with fellow Elevate attendees.

Students participating in the Trending Topics Activity: You will meet with your groups from 1:30-1:50 p.m. in this session. 

2-2:50 p.m.

Live Panel: Fundraising

Attend this live event to hear from a panel of fundraising experts.

3-4:15 p.m.

Live Workshop

Sustaining our Social Change Practices with UyenThi Tran Myhre, Building Movement Project

4:30-5 p.m.

Breakout Sessions: Choose an on-demand session from one of our four tracks!

5-5:50 p.m.

Live Keynote

How to Be an Ally of Indigenous People with Sarah Eagle Heart, Emmy winning Social Justice Storyteller

6-7 p.m.

Game Night! Join us for the Time, Talent, and Treasure hunt! This virtual scavenger hunt will help you meet fellow attendees. Prizes for 1st, 2nd, and 3rd places will be awarded!




February 23

9:30-9:50 a.m.

Take the Agile Work Profiler and Create a Plan for Career Success 

10-11:20 a.m.

Live Workshop

Draw Your Future with Agilities Live Session with Patti Dobrowolski, Up Your Creative Genius

11:30-12:20 a.m.

Breakout Sessions: Choose an on-demand session from one of our four tracks!

12:30-1:20 p.m.

Live Panel: Volunteerism

Attend this live event to hear from a panel of volunteerism experts.

1:30-2:30 p.m.

Breakout Sessions: Choose an on-demand session from one of our four tracks!

Student Trending Topics Activity: You will meet with your assigned group during this time to craft your presentation. 

3:30-4:20 p.m.

Live Panel: Employee Building

Attend this live event to hear from a panel of experts.

4:30-5:50 p.m.

Documentary Night

Sit back and watch the award-winning documentary, The Ants and The Grasshopper

6-6:45 p.m. 

Live Documentary Reflection Session



February 24

10-11:20 a.m.

Live Workshop

Choosing your own adventure: A fearless guide to ethical decision making with Anne Kotleba, MFA, CNP and Kelly Rutt, CNP

11:30 a.m.-12:20 p.m.

Breakout Sessions: Choose an on-demand session from one of our four tracks!

12:30-1:30 p.m.

Live Student Presentations

1:45-2:45 p.m.

Live Keynote

Addressing Mental Health and Ending Stigma in the Workplace: Taking the Next Step, Moving from Awareness to Action! with Ian Adair