Additional Upcoming Events

Executive Director Learning Circle - Building Our Web: Community and Collaboration
Thu, 15 Nov 2018
8:30 AM - 10:30 AM

Proposal Deadline: 2019 Learning Lab Workshops
Fri, 16 Nov 2018
6:00 PM - 6:15 PM

Securing New Dollars & Donors with Limited Time & Budget
Thu, 06 Dec 2018
9:30 AM - 11:00 AM

Nonprofit Community Events and Announcements 

Upaya: THE EASE & JOY OF MORNINGS - An Introductory Meditation Retreat

November 25, 2018

9:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Upaya Zen Center
1404 Cerro Gordo Road
Santa Fe, NM 87501


Have you ever wanted to experience a silent meditation retreat? Here is your chance to do so in a beautiful, supportive, and welcoming atmosphere. Ease and Joy is designed to introduce you to the art of zazen. It is an ideal entryway for beginners and even experienced meditators who want a refresher course on this “dharma gate of joy and ease” as described by Zen Master, Dogen-Zenji. Noah Rossetter introduces basic temple forms and etiquette as practiced at Upaya. He shows you how to establish and maintain a comfortable sitting posture, focus on your breath, and engage in walking meditation. All levels of experience are invited to come and support one another in developing mental clarity and deeper awareness which can be applied to everyday life.


Cost / How to register: Offered for a donation, but please register to reserve your place:
Online,, or 505-986-8518 ext. 112.

Flapjack Fundraiser
Saturday December 1, 2018
4246 Cerrillos Rd

Esperanza and Applebees Santa Fe are partnering together for a flapjack fundraiser. Come and enjoy pancakes with your family, all for a good cause.

Cost / How to register: $10

Public Servant Emerging Leaders Program

Dec 11, Jan 8, Feb 12, Mar 12, Apr 9, May 13
10 Tuesdays from 9:00 a.m. -- 12:30 p.m.
Santa Fe Chamber of Commerce, 1644 St. Michaels Drive

The Public Servant Emerging Leaders Program is designed for motivated, high potential leaders, who want to improve their leadership skills. The program is targeted at the next generation of leaders and teaches them what they need to know to be successful public servants through interactive skills training. The program also allows the participants to build a network of supportive peers from other public organizations who can be sounding boards to share and discuss leadership challenges.

Cost / How to register: $595, To Register:

Executive Leadership Institute


December 13, 2018

8:30 - 10:30 a.m.

Santa Fe Chamber of Commerce, 1644 St. Michaels Drive


As a leader, are you a learner? Effective leaders stay curious and open to learning. The Executive Leadership Institute addresses best practices and cutting edge trends in leadership. Each session focuses on a different topic and presents thought-leader perspectives from premier sources such as the Harvard Business Review, Fast Company and TED talks.

SCHEDULE & TOPICS: 5 Thursdays, 8:30 – 10:30 a.m.

• November 15 – Designing and Facilitating Meetings that Work
• December 13 – Delegating for Success

Cost / How to register: $225, To register:

Nonprofit Board Webinars with Jean Block

New Mexico nonprofit consultant, Jean Block, presents a series of webinars addressing board development and fundraising. Each session is 90 minutes and you can invite your staff and board to attend for one price.


  • December  20 - Year End FUNdraising Ideas - Ways to Enhance Your Donor Campaigns

Sessions will be fast-paced and filled with practical ideas you can put to use immediately.


Cost: $325 per session, regardless of how many guests you include at your site.

To Register: Email Jean Block at When payment is received you'll get sign in information prior to the session.

Register online,, or 505-986-8518 ext. 112.

Your Contact for Nonprofit Community Announcements

Jamie Aranda
Communications and Marketing Associate
(505) 988-9715 x 7004

Related Resources

  • Nonprofit Community News Submission Form