Idaho Nonprofit Center Statewide Nonprofit Conference

September 22 & 23, 2016 - Boise, Idaho

"Developing the Future"


Join us at Boise State University for the 13th annual Idaho Statewide Nonprofit Conference! We are proud to bring you an exciting line-up of provocative speakers, workshops delivered by dynamic and experienced professionals, and countless opportunities to network with your peers and have fun.

This annual event is a remarkable opportunity for nonprofit leaders to engage across organizations and geography; to meet and be inspired by nationally recognized experts; and to build ideas to further your fundraising and mission. Everyone connected to the nonprofit sector should attend! It's the premier for nonprofit leaders committed to strengthening our organizations and our communities.

Join more than 400 CEOs, senior managers, board members and volunteers from nonprofits across the state of Idaho. 

When: Thursday, September 22nd and Friday, September 23rd
Where: Boise State University, Boise, ID 
Registration: Opens July 15th

Meet the Keynote Speakers

Laura Gassner

Sept. 22nd Keynote: Laura Gassner Otting founded the Nonprofit Professionals Advisory Group in 2002. Author of "Change Your Career: Transitioning to the Nonprofit Sector", Laura is widely noted for her expertise in mission-driven work in publications like The New York Times, The Chronicle of Philanthropy and Money magazine. Laura is a curator for TedxBeaconStreet in Boston. Her keynote will focus on finding your impact and mission driven leadership voice.


Rob KuselSept. 23rd Keynote: Rob Kusel is Director of Consulting Services at Cogeo, a firm specializing in comprehensive organizational and development initiatives, and philanthropic management. Rob was a Vice President and Partner with San Jose based Essex and Drake Fund Raising Counsel where, from 2004-2013, he assisted numerous nonprofits in planning studies, major gift and capital campaigns, capacity and organizational development, and overall strategic planning and implementation. Rob spent 5 years developing web-based programs to assist nonprofits in achieving membership relation and fundraising success. Rob will discuss current topics including 'friendraising', nonprofit trends and best practices in development.