December Food for Thought

December 9, 2010

“Success is the sum of small efforts, repeated day in and day out.”
— Robert Collier

Don’t forget to drop in at the Holiday Party on December 9 from 4 pm to 6 pm at the Conrad Mansion Museum in Kalispell.

Light refreshments will be served.

Please RSVP to ensure we buy enough refreshments.


September Brown Bag: Building Blocks of Fundraising

August 13, 2010

Building Blocks of Fundraising
Thursday, September 9th – 11:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

Presenter: Cathy Cooney, Montana Community Foundation

This workshop is geared mainly for beginning fundraisers. It’s a practical collection of useful hints and resources to improve your ability to cultivate donors and raise funds for your organization. We’ll touch on topics such as using donor databases, acknowledging gifts, giving donors what they want and encouraging regular giving.  Handouts will include a bibliography of books, websites and podcasts that can help develop fundraising skills.

Cathy Cooney, Program Director for the Montana Community Foundation, works with local community foundations across the state to support their growth and development. She provides technical support and fundraising training. Cathy has worked in the community foundation field for thirteen years. She has a B.A. in Sociology and Certificate in Nonprofit Management from the University of California and a Masters in Public Administration from California State University. Cathy has lived in Montana since 2004 and resides near Echo Lake with her husband, Ned, and their three cats.

RSVP to or leave a message at 756-3618.

Summer Party

May 27, 2010

Celebrate the Summer with colleagues and friends at our annual Summer Party.

Light refreshments will be served.

Summer Party

Thursday, June 24, 2010, 4 pm – 6 pm

Conrad Mansion Museum
330 Woodland Avenue, Kalispell

hosted by the Nonprofit Development Partnership

Please RSVP to or 406/756-3618 to ensure enough food.

For information, contact:
Phone #: 406/756-3618

Holiday Party – December 10

November 30, 2009

Annual NpDP Holiday Party
Thursday, December 10, 2009, 4 pm to 6 pm
Location: Conrad Mansion Museum

Come, enjoy our third annual Holiday Party at the Conrad Mansion Museum. Celebrate the Season with colleagues and friends. Nonprofits always throw parties for other people…now it’s your turn. Relax, unwind and enjoy the party. Light refreshments will be served.

Please RSVP to or 406/756-3618 to ensure enough refreshments if you plan to attend.