Local Nonprofit Networks

Across Idaho, nonprofit leaders are gathering locally to share information, network with one another, and learn new skills. Some groups are more formal than others. The Idaho Nonprofit Center encourages you to connect with local networks if one exists in your community. Are you interested in forming a group in your area? Contact info@idahononprofits.org so we can connect you with others in your area interested in joining.


Eastern Idaho Nonprofit Coffee Hour

Serving Eastern Idaho

Usually second Friday of each month at 9 am, (no meeting in August), locations vary depending on which nonprofit is hosting the meeting. General purpose for meeting: Discuss ways to improve nonprofit practices in fundraising, marketing, Board development, special events, Idaho Gives, etc. To join distribution list, send your email address to carriescheid@gmail.com.

NOTE: There will be no nonprofit coffee hour in August 2016.


Kootenai Nonprofit Group

Serving North Idaho

Third Friday of every month at 9am at The Salvation Army Kroc Center (1765 W Golf Course Rd, Coeur d'Alene, ID 83815). General purpose for meeting: An upbeat monthly meeting where local nonprofits network, collaborate and learn about opportunities to strengthen their organization. Just email ajohnson@theorchardcda.org to be added to email list. For the 2017 schedule, please click here.


Moscow Nonprofit Roundtable 

Serving North Idaho

First Tuesday of each month at 9am in the Fiske Room of the 1912 Center (412 E 3rd St, Moscow, ID 83843). Each month a guest speaker shares information about local resources, teaches best practices, or answers questions folks may have on a subject. Past topics have included how to manage volunteers effectively, how to inspire engagement from board members, and the benefits of creating an endowment. For more information, contact moscownpogroup@gmail.com.


Palouse Nonprofit Network

Serving North Idaho

 Just over the Idaho Washington border, in Pullman, WA for networking, workshops, and much more! The Palouse Nonprofit Network is a program of Washington Nonprofits. Please click here or email Nancy Bacon, nancy@washingtonnonprofits.org, to learn more.


Boise Metro Chamber of Commerce Nonprofit Council*

Serving Treasure Valley and beyond

Third Wednesday of every other month from 8:00 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. at the Chamber – 250 S. 5th Street, Suite 300, Boise. Since the dates can sometimes change, it’s best to be added to our email distribution list to receive updates about meeting times. General purpose for meeting: to convene nonprofit members to share best practices, network, and provide input on Chamber programs and services geared toward nonprofit members. Email ppassmore@Boisechamber.org to be added to the contact list.

*must be Boise Metro Chamber member to attend

SWIDOVS—SouthWest Idaho Directors of Volunteer Services

Serving Boise and the Treasure Valley

SWIDOVS is a nonprofit, membership organization where volunteer management professionals in Southwest Idaho work together to become great leaders and effective employees. At our regular monthly meetings (except June, July, and December), we share expertise, concerns, solutions, new program ideas, conference materials, and anything else that pops up in our round table discussions and are open to everyone. We meet the 3rd Thursday of each month from 8:30 am-10:00 am.

United Way of Treasure Valley

Serving Ada and Canyon counties

Canyon County Hub meetings are held the second Monday of each month from 2 until 4 p.m. and hosted by various organizations in Canyon County. This is done so we become more aware of the wonderful work that is being done in Canyon County in serving our citizens. United Way of Treasure Valley facilitates these meetings with the goal of bringing people together to create a healthy and thriving community collectively. There are close to 300 folks on the distribution list. You are very welcome to attend these meetings.

Ada County Hub meetings are held the fourth Tuesday of each month from 2 until 3:30 p.m. and hosted by various organizations in Ada County. This is a done so we become more aware of the wonderful work being done in Ada County in serving our citizens. United Way of Treasure Valley facilities these meetings with the goal of bringing people together to create a healthy and thriving community collectively. This is a newly formed hub and there are about 65 folks on the distribution list. You are very welcome to attend these meetings.