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Independent Sector provides an unparalleled gathering place for the nonprofit community. We connect staff from charities, foundations, and corporate giving programs so they can exchange ideas, collaborate, and take action on issues of common concern.

Independent Sector Conference 2016

Independent Sector Conference 2016
New Frontiers

November 16-18, 2016 | Washington D.C.

This is a critical moment for our nation and our sector. Don't miss out on key insights, illuminating conversations, and inside access at this year's Independent Sector Conference, New Frontiers.


Upcoming Events

Overtime Rules for Nonprofits

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Federal overtime rules for nonprofits can be confusing, but they are of critical importance to organizations’ budgets, operations, and staff members. We’re pleased to offer recordings from a two-part digital learning series about how to comply with federal overtime rules and how recent changes to the minimum threshold will affect the charitable sector.


C-Suite Digital Session: Explicit Strategies for Tackling Implicit Bias

July 21, 2016 | 2:00-3:00pm ET

You’re invited to learn with experts who will explain how implicit bias works and how you and your organization can work to ensure that diversity, equity, and inclusion aren’t simply empty words we say, but actually outcomes that we achieve together.


The NGen Leadership Toolkit: Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion

August 4, 2016 | 2:00-3:00pm ET

To advance the common good, a strong leader must be able to navigate the complexities of the communities our sector serves. That means developing a keen sense of equity, a commitment to inclusion, and an appreciation for the diversity that defines our country.


Future Politics and Nonprofits

August 22, 2016 | 12:00-1:00pm ET

What will November’s elections mean for nonprofits? Given governments’ need for nonprofits in many policy areas, will the sector sustain its current status quo, or are its market share, mission-critical functions, and benefits such as tax exemption, in danger of slipping away?

Co-hosted by 501(c) Agencies Trust


The NGen Leadership Toolkit: Career Management

October 13, 2016 | 2:00-3:00pm ET

Whether you are a seasoned CEO or a new assistant, strong leadership demands clarity of personal vision. Learn about the skills you need to develop career goals, identify areas for growth, and build important professional relationships that will help you achieve long-term success.


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