This series of community-wide professional development workshops is designed for senior professional and lay leaders of Jewish nonprofits, offering learning, networking and training to help ensure organizations are strong and sustainable. Please check back frequently as new sessions will be added throughout 2023. 

All in-person workshops are held at Rose Community Foundation (4500 Cherry Creek South Drive, Suite 900, Denver).


Strategic & Business Planning

June 2, 2023, 10 a.m. – 1 p.m.

  • An interactive workshop on establishing ways to effectively and strategically operate your organization. Learn when and how to develop and operationalize a strategic or business plan and surface key questions to help Jewish nonprofits achieve strategic clarity, operational needs, and a road map for a strong future
  • This workshop will be led by Jaré Akchin, vice president for Jewish community impact, at Third Plateau. Third Plateau is a social impact strategy firm that partners with leaders and organizations to create social change.

RSVP for June 2

Fundraising & Donor Engagement

November 3, 2023, 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.

Learn to develop targeted fundraising strategies to secure the financial resources needed to execute your organization’s mission.

Board Engagement (Webinar)

December 1, 2023, 10-11:30 a.m.

An effective board of directors is essential to the success of an organization. This webinar will explore best practices for creating and maintaining an effective and engaged board.

Succession Planning (Webinar)

January 5, 2023, 10 – 11:30 a.m.

Staff and board turnover is inevitable at any organization. Join this webinar for more about how to prepare our organizations for change.


Learnings from the Organizational Health Inventory

April 26, 2023, 10 a.m. – 12 p.m.

Wendy Rosov, founder and principal of Rosov Consulting, presented key findings from the 2022 Rose Community Foundation Organizational Health Inventory which was completed by all Jewish Life grantee partners. This data is intended to provide community-wide insights about the strengths and opportunities across our local Jewish nonprofit ecosystem.

View the Organizational Health Inventory presentation from Rosov Consulting.

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