CNS’s 15th Annual Conference
is Just Around the Corner!

February 2nd, 2019
8:30am – 3:30pm
LaSells Stewart Center
Oregon State University

Register today!

We look forward to seeing you there!

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.


  • Check-in and Light Refreshments
  • Welcome and Keynote Address
  • Breakout Session 1
  • Networking Lunch
  • Breakout Session 2
  • Afternoon Break and Snack
  • Breakout Session 3

Highlighted Sessions:

Bookkeeping for Tiny Organizations
Brandi Baker
As board and staff members of nonprofits, you need to know the simple ways to read financial information your bookkeeper produces. Brandi Baker, financial consultant and former bookkeeper for Friends of Historic Champoeg will take you through the easy ways to understand and interpret your financials, no matter how small you are!

Taking Your Idea to Implementation: Starting a Nonprofit
Linda Golaszewski
If you’re considering starting a nonprofit, this is the session for you. Linda Golaszewski, Program Manager for Nonprofit Programs at Portland State University, will walk attendees through the steps of starting a new nonprofit organization in Oregon.

See All Session Details Here

Registration Fees:

Early Bird (until December 31st) $135
Student (with ID) $99
MVDP Members $99
Regular Registration (after December 31st) $165

Register today!

“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 Oregon

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