Join us at Texas Nonprofit Summit, September 18-19, 2014!
Join more than 700 nonprofit professionals and community leaders to experience an energizing, two days of learning and networking. Hear about nonprofit trends and innovations, and get to know socially-minded leaders from across Texas and beyond. Register today for Texas' premiere nonprofit conference!
When: September 18-19, 2014
Where: Renaissance Austin Hotel, Austin, TX
More sessions and speakers! New this year, you can choose from sessions offered by the Texas Nonprofit Summit and the Alliance Conference on the days you are registered to attend. Alliance Conference-only activities will be available on Wednesday and both Texas Nonprofit Summit plus Alliance Conference activities will be a available on Thursday and Friday. Learn more about the Alliance Conference.
This year's theme is Collective Action for Impact, which is all about inspiring collaborative approaches to our work. We'll explore how collective action with fellow nonprofits, as well as business, government, academic and philanthropic partners, leads to extraordinary impact in the communities we serve.
2014 Keynote Speakers
Bill Strickland has changed lives, restored our faith in ethical leadership, and reshaped the business of social change. As president and CEO of the Manchester Bidwell Corporation, he and his staff work to give disadvantaged kids and adults opportunities to build a better future. Recently, Strickland was named as one of the 25 members of the White House Council for Community Solutions. He was also honored by the US Senate for his contributions to social innovation. read more
Ken Berger became the President and CEO of Charity Navigator, America's leading charity evaluator, in 2008 after almost thirty years experience working in the non-profit sector. He's held leadership positions at a variety of human service and health care agencies including as Chief Operating Officer of Jawonio and President and CEO of The Floating Hospital. Ken has a passion for helping donors become wise social investors and a deep interest in encouraging nonprofits to perform effectively. read more
Kari Dunn Saratovsky
An innovative and entrepreneurial leader, Kari Saratovsky has spent her career working in the social impact sector building strategic alliances, directing programs and facilitating national efforts that advance social change. Saratovsky currently serves as Principal of KDS Strategies and is co-author of the newly released, Cause for Change:The Why and How of Nonprofit Millennial Engagement. read more
NEW for 2014 only!
The National Alliance for Nonprofit Management Conference
The Alliance for Nonprofit Management is hosting their annual conference in conjunction with the Texas Nonprofit Summit this year! The Alliance Conference is designed for nonprofit capacity builders and is attended by 300+ researchers, funders, consultants and other nonprofit stakeholders from across the United States. Through breakout sessions and roundtable discussions, the Alliance enhances the work of those committed to increasing the nonprofit sector's capacity to achieve positive social change.
All registrants of the 2014 Texas Nonprofit Summit may also attend the majority of Alliance Conference activities on Thursday and Friday at no additional charge! Those wishing to participate in Alliance Conference activities on Wednesday, September 17, must register for the Texas Nonprofit Summit + Alliance Conference Extra Day.