Take a Workshop

The training workshops at Propellus are designed to strengthen organizations to achieve their mission. By developing skilled non-profit professionals and leaders, we guide your organization to build a highly engaged and effective team.

Learn from expert non-profit facilitators who are committed to the success of you and your organization.


Did you know we offer our workshops to group? We call it Facilitated Learning. Contact Lori to learn more.

Spring 2017


Legal Clinics

Book a one to one session with non-profit and charity lawyer Yvonne Chenier. To receive your application, email Lori with your name, organization name, and phone number. Dates TBD 2017.

Starting with Why: The How To’s of Program Design

February 9, 2017 / Facilitated by: Andrea Young / Learn the six phases of program design, ensuring that your program is built on sound research and best practice.

Keep it Legal: Paperwork, Policies and Procedures for Volunteer Engagement

February 9, 2017 / Facilitated by Yvonne Chenier/ Learn the legalities of your volunteer engagement.

Smash the Status: Building a High Performance Team

February 16, 2017 / Facilitated by Jeff D’Silva / Learn to lead your team to work together to innovate, create solutions and solve challenges.

Proof is in the Pudding: Evaluation Basics

March 2, 2017 / Facilitated by: Andrea Young / Learn the basics of developing and using your own evaluation plan so you can prove your successes and improve your services.

What to Expect When You Are Governing: Understanding Your Board Role

March 2, 2017 / Facilitated by: Roxanne Amyotte/ Learn the basics of developing of board governance.

Basics are the Building Blocks: Recruitment, Retention & Recognition of Volunteers

March 16, 2017 / Facilitated by: Sharlene Cunningham / Learn best practice from an experienced manager of volunteers.

Be the Boss They Don’t Want to Quit: Leveraging Your Management Style

April 6, 2017 / Facilitated by: Jeff D’Silva / Learn to lead from your personal strengths and style and understand how that will impact your team.

More than a Gut Check: Screening Volunteers

April 20, 2017 / Facilitated by: Sharlene Cunningham / Learn the steps of effective screening process from an experienced manager of volunteers.

Caterpillar to Butterfly: Turning Your Existing Non-Profit Into a Charity

April 20, 2017 / Facilitated by: Yvonne Chenier / Learn the legalities of turning your non-profit into a charity to determine if it is right for your organization!

Once Upon a Time: Attracting Investment

April 27, 2017 / Facilitated by: Jeff D’Silva / Learn to tell the story of your impact in a way that will attract the investment of the community.

Where Talent Meets Opportunity: Engaging Skills Based Volunteers

May 4, 2017 / Facilitated by: Sharlene Cunningham / Learn to spot the opportunities for skills based volunteers and understand how to attract them to your meaningful opportunities.

Stop Reaching for the Stress Ball: Resolving the Conflict

May 25, 2017 / Facilitated by: Sharlene Cunningham / Learn your conflict style to solve challenges and be a better communicator.

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