Skip To The Main Content

MOWLAsmall

UPCOMING ACADEMY WEBINARS

These upcoming webinars are designed to explore new concepts, share successful practices and set innovations in motion as we address the challenges ahead. By attending, you'll receive credit towards completion of your Leadership Certificate

NAVIGATING THE FORM 990

Date: Thursday, August 3, 2017
Time:
3:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. EDT
Presenter: Kellie Kuhleman and Bob Kollar of Kuhleman Kollar & Associates CPAs
Competency: Fiscal Responsibility
Track: Financial Management
Certificate Credits(s): 1
Fee: $25

Many of us know that the Form 990 is the official form from the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) and that it is a crucial part of building trust among donors and supporters. However, it’s easy to feel overwhelmed when filing out this official document. Join the Leadership Academy and experts from Kuhleman Kollar & Associates CPAs on Thursday, August 3 to learn more about the requirements for proper preparation, tips on common issues, and ways to best leverage the form for various "users", which include not only the IRS and donors, but lenders, boards of directors and other nonprofit organizations.

Learning Objectives:

  • Review the format of the Form 990;
  • Discuss recent changes made to the form and areas where questions commonly arise;
  • Identify common pitfalls and how to implement sound strategies for your nonprofit organization; and
  • Recognize how to use the 990 to best position your organization.

Speaker Bio

Read more information on Kellie Kuhleman here and Bob Kollar here.

REGISTER NOW

15 COMMON NONPROFIT MISTAKES YOU CAN LEARN FROM

Date: Thursday, August 10, 2017
Time:
3:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. EDT
Presenter: Allan Pressel, CEO, PowerSite123
Competency: Planning for the Future
Track: Management
Certificate Credits(s): 1
Fee: $25

Wouldn’t you rather learn from someone else’s mistakes rather than your own? Join the Leadership Academy on Thursday, August 10 to hear from Allan Pressel, CEO of Powersite123, on the 15 most common mistakes Meals on Wheels programs make in their overall business strategy, marketing, fundraising, communications, board development and delivery of services. Attendees will learn how to recognize whether or not your organization suffers from these issues and how to turn lemons into lemonade!  You’re guaranteed to come away with a new strategic vision on how to run your program more effectively in pursuit of your mission.

Learning Objectives:

  • Objectively evaluate the most important strategic mistakes your nonprofit may be making;
  • Measure your nonprofit’s performance in different areas, rather than relying on guesswork; and
  • Understand what the solution is to each problem and how to implement it.

Speaker Bio

Read more information on Allan Pressel, CEO of Powersite here.

REGISTER NOW

DESIGNING BUSINESS PLANS FOR MAXIMUM IMPACT AND SUSTAINABILITY

Date: Thursday, August 17, 2017
Time:
3:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. EDT
Presenter: Shelli Bischoff, President of Nonprofit Impact
Competency: Organizational Planning
Track: Management
Certificate Credits(s): 1
Fee: $25

Organizational impact and sustainability don’t just happen overnight. They require deliberate focus, thoughtful plans and organizational alignment. Join the Leadership Academy on Thursday, August 17 to learn how a business plan blueprint could enable your program to – much like an architectural blueprint – define how to build a solid foundation to support the unit – or outcomes – you desire. Presenter Shelli Bischoff, president of Nonprofit Impact, will share her passion, pleasure and expertise in nonprofit success and sustainability by introducing this updated and more comprehensive approach to strategic planning and organizational development.  

Learning Objectives:

  • Apply an integrated approach to creating a more impactful and sustainable organization;
  • Define the business plan blueprint as a comprehensive, practical and powerful planning tool; and   
  • Gain a sneak peek of the three-part Intensive Workshop – The Business Plan Blueprint: Design for Impact and Sustainability – that will be offered at the 2017 Meals on Wheels Annual Conference & Expo.

Speaker Bio

Read more information on Shelli Bischoff, president of Nonprofit Impact here.

REGISTER NOW 

ADDITIONAL EDUCATIONAL OPPORTUNITIES

GO4LIFE: AN EVIDENCE-BASED CAMPAIGN TO PROMOTE REGULAR EXERCISE AND PHYSICAL ACTIVITY AMONG OLDER ADULTS

Date: Wednesday, August 9, 2017 
Time:
3:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. EDT
Presenter: Stephanie Dailey, Senior Public Affairs Specialist at the National Institute on Aging (NIA)
Fee: Free

This webinar will provide an overview of the National Institute on Aging’s Go4Life® campaign, focusing on the educational, instructional, and motivational tools it uses to encourage adults 50+ to make exercise and physical activity a part of their daily lives. The webinar will also include data and video from recent pilot tests of a new Go4Life workshop in which participants are motivated to become more physically active by personalizing the connection between regular exercise and staying independent.

After participating in this webinar, you can expect to:

Learning Objectives:

- Be familiar with the National Institute on Aging’s Go4Life exercise and physical activity campaign for older adults and its evidence-based educational, instructional, and motivational components;
- Be able to name the 4 types of exercises older adults should regularly engage in;
- Understand some of the barriers to exercise older adults face and learn about current and future ways to Go4Life can help address some of those barriers; and 
- Know about -- and be able to access-- the range of free materials and information available from Go4Life. 

REGISTER NOW

QUESTIONS ABOUT AN UPCOMING WEBINAR?

Please contact us at 703-548-5558 or academy@mealsonwheelsamerica.org.