Top 2023 Nonprofit Conferences You'll Love — Marketing, Fundraising and More

Here are the nonprofit conferences in 2023 that will help your charity innovate your fundraising, marketing, communications and more strategies. This includes events like Classy Collaborative, Nonprofit Marketing Summit and Nonprofit Innovation Summit.

These insightful virtual, hybrid and in-person gatherings will help you build community in the non-profit space. And you'll leave with practical and inspirational conference take-aways to help you learn to grow your cause.

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January

#Empower2023: The Future of Work — Jan 25, 2023

Half-day Annual Virtual Conference for Nonprofits & Charities

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#Empower2023: The Future of Work

12PM EST, January 25th, 2023

According to Proserveit,

"#Empower2023 is a half-day, annual virtual conference dedicated to nonprofits and registered charities, both small and large, to help them be empowered to scale their mission. With sessions dedicated to the Future of Work - Boundaryless, Experience-Rich, and Possibility - #Empower2023 aims to ensure that nonprofits and charities have the knowledge they need to achieve their goals and objectives. "

February

Peer to Peer Fundraising Forum — February 22 - 24, 2023 | DC

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"Whether you’re new to the world of P2P fundraising, a senior leader, part of a Top 30 team, support a mid-sized organization or anything in between there’s a spot for YOU at P2PForum23! And new this year – breakout tracks designed with your colleagues from Marketing, Corporate Relations and even HR in mind.  

At the end of three days, you will leave:

INFORMED — In addition to the annual unveiling of the Top Thirty, our classic benchmark report, you will hear case studies from 40+ nonprofit organizations on the issues directly impacting you and your organization.

CONNECTED — Targeted sessions & networking events will link you to peers who share your experience or programming focus, allowing you to build a professional community that can sustain you year-round. 

INSPIRED — In addition to hearing from P2P innovators, you will be energized by in-depth conversations with our Cash Sweat & Tears Award and Organization of the Year winners and a series of exciting keynote speakers."

The Nonprofit Marketing Summit — February 28 - March 2, 2023

Nonprofit Marketing Summit 2023

"Over the last 3 years, we’ve experienced a major cultural shift never before seen in our lifetime.

It’s no wonder the old way of doing things is no longer resonating with your audiences. You can feel it, you can see it: people aren’t responding to your tried-and-true approach the way they once were.

Today, to drive nonprofit growth, we can’t just do the same old things and expect different results.

Now is the time to innovate your nonprofit’s approach, so you can connect with your audience to drive the massive growth you need to drive your mission forward.

But how?You’re invited to find out at Nonprofit Marketing Summit: The Big Innovation, a free, 3-day high impact virtual event, you’ll learn from the best-and-brightest thought leaders in the space about how you can reinvent your nonprofit’s approach with the state-of-the-art strategies designed to drive growth in 2023 + for years to come.

Don’t let your nonprofit stagnate. Join The Big Innovation."

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March

SXSW Social and Global Impact Sessions — March 10 - 19, 2022

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"An essential destination for global professionals, the annual March event features Conference sessions, Film & TV Festival screenings, Music Festival showcases, world-class Exhibitions, competitions, Awards ceremonies, and much more.

Experience unparalleled discovery, learning, professional development, and networking with creatives from around the world at SXSW.We look forward to welcoming everyone to SXSW 2023 from March 10-19 in Austin, Texas!"

April

Nonprofit Technology Conference — April 12 - 14, 2022 | Denver

Nonprofit Technology Conference

"Where community flourishes and knowledge grows

NTEN’s conference — often referred to as the NTC — is the annual gathering of people who want to make the world a better place through the skillful and equitable use of technology. At the NTC, you'll learn essential nonprofit technology best practices while connecting with a community that shares your commitment to social change.

This is the first NTC to combine in-person and virtual into a fantastic hybrid experience. Take advantage of early registration before prices goes up on January 16."

May

Good Tech Fest — May 1 - 4, 2023 | DC

Good Tech Festival for NGOs GTF2023

"Good Tech Fest is a series of virtual and in-person gatherings happening every year around the world. We bring together our community of data nerds, technologists, product leaders, philanthropists and more to learn from one another, build our capacities for using technology for impact, and wrestling with the challenges and limitations of technology in the social sector.

Originally launched as the Do Good Data conference in 2011, we re-branded as Good Tech in 2018 to create a more inclusive environment for technologists and product leaders who are critical in creating applications and uses of impact data."

Engage for Good — MAY 16 – 18, 2023  |   Atlanta

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"Join 13,000+ of your social impact peers who stay up to date with the latest industry news, best-in-class examples and critical trends."

June

Social Innovation Summit 2023 — June 6 - 7, 2023 | Los Angelos

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"Ready, Set, Innovate.

Our events are magnets for people who think differently, act differently, and want to expand and disrupt models.

Our annual events and experiences welcome the greatest innovators, change-makers, wayward thinkers, and black swans to come together to make real and lasting change towards social good."

Classy Collaborative Conference — June 7 - 8, 2023

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"AN IMMERSIVE EXPERIENCE WHERE TECHNOLOGY AND FUNDRAISING COLLIDE

Collaborative, brought to you by Classy, is where the most inventive and forward-thinking nonprofit leaders come together to discover emerging trends in fundraising and technology. You’ll walk away with proven strategies from industry experts and gain valuable connections that help you to raise more for your organization.

Join us as we return to Philadelphia. You’ll engage in presentations, panels, and workshops hosted on stages that have seen the likes of The Doors and Jimi Hendrix, and leave feeling empowered to use the latest technology to move your mission forward."

Points of Light Conference — June 14 - 16, 2023

National Conference of Volunteering and Service Points of Light

"The Points of Light Conference, happening June 14 – 16, 2023, is a global gathering for people, like you, who are passionate about civic engagement. With more than 50 educational workshops; inspirational leadership discussions; and opportunities to connect with peers, this conference offers something for every champion of social good."

July

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September

Hubspot's Inbound 2023 — September 5–8, 2023 | Boston

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Hubspot is a digital marketing platform for that has a suite of tools for nonprofits from CRM, email marketing, automation, reporting and more. Hubspot's annual Inbound conference launches some of the leading inbound marketing strategies that will help you develop strategies for years.

And there are tailored sessions for nonprofits, from fundraising, marketing and more.

Salesforce Dreamforce — September 12–14, 2023 | San Francisco

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"We believe that business is the greatest platform for change and that companies must serve not just their shareholders, but also their stakeholders. At Dreamforce to You, Salesforce will donate $2 million to a fund dedicated to helping small businesses in San Francisco and $3 million to support charities that address health, hunger, and climate action."

Cause Camp by Nonprofit Hub — September 14 - 15, 2023 | Sandusky, OH

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"Cause Camp is a nonprofit conference that Forbes has named a “must attend” event for nonprofit professionals. It’s a gathering of nonprofit leaders and professionals worldwide to learn from industry experts. No topic is off-limits at Cause Camp! We curate a lineup of speakers and topics based on what is happening in the nonprofit sector right now. Campers walk away with bigger networks and ideas to take their nonprofits from good to growth!

In 2023, we’ll be providing Lessons in Building Momentum through the roller coaster of nonprofit life!"

NIO Summit 2023 — Sept 19 - 21, 2023 | Dallas

Nonprofit Innovation and Optimization Summit by NextAfter

For online fundraising and digital marketing

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Nonprofit Innovation & Optimization aka NIO Summit 2023

When: September 19-21st 2023Where: NIO Summit will take place at Gilley’s Dallas, located in downtown Dallas, TX.

What’s NIO:The Nonprofit Innovation & Optimization Summit (hosted by NextAfter) isn’t just a fundraising conference — it’s an immersive experience. Attendees enter a whimsical world adapted to the real-life realities of working at a nonprofit organization as a fundraiser and/or marketer. Most importantly, marquee speakers from both the for-profit and nonprofit industries give actionable insights and steps to improve your results in Ted-Talk style presentations. It’s both fun and valuable for all. This year the theme is classic game shows and they will serve as the backdrop for an unforgettable learning adventure.

Price: Varies starting with early bird prices as low as $695 and increases monthly. Register today before the ticket price increases!

Why Nonprofit Innovation & Optimization Summit:

  • Be inspired and uplifted!Get actionable ideas to immediately improve your fundraising results!
  • Experience the event’s theme in a truly immersive way!
  • Avoid being hounded by sales pitches from the stage!
  • Get free consulting and advice on your materials from NextAfter consultants!
  • Build or grow your industry peer network with like-minded innovators in fundraising!
  • Learn practical ways to raise more money for your cause or we’ll refund 100% of your ticket price!

Get a glimpse into this one-of-a-kind nonprofit conference below. You won’t regret it!

October

Qgiv Conference — October 2 - 4, 2023 | Orlando

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"You're invited to join us for three days of fundraising education and fun! If you work in the nonprofit sector, the Qgiv Conference is a must-attend Florida fundraising destination. You'll expand your Qgiv skills with on-site workshop training, see exclusive previews of upcoming tools and features, learn from nonprofit industry experts, and network with other fundraisers at this brand-new annual event.

If you want to be an even more effective fundraiser, this event is for you! You'll find inspiration at every turn. Your souvenirs? Fresh ideas to grow your fundraising!"

November

Nonprofit Storytelling Conference 2023 — November 2 -4, 2023 | San Diego

San Antonio, TX

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"Come to the 2023 conference and learn how to raise more money by telling better stories.

You'll learn how to craft and tell better stories in these three main categories: Fundraising, Leadership and Communications. The 2023 Nonprofit Storytelling Conference takes place in San Diego, CA - November 2-4"

December

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