OneSource offers a variety of training and leadership development opportunities. Our programs are designed to help promote excellence in nonprofit organizations through monthly capacity-building seminars, three levels of leadership development training, and custom training programs.

Our CALENDAR provides links to a wide array of training opportunities offered by OneSource and our collaborating partners.

Building Blocks for Nonprofits

Staff development is an important element in helping a nonprofit fulfill its mission by making each team member more efficient and effective. OneSource’s Building Blocks for Nonprofits seminars are a great way to learn the specialized skills every nonprofit needs. Past topics have included fundraising and grant-writing strategies, human resources skills such as team building and recruiting/retaining quality staff, marketing, social media and PR, and management training.

NOTE LOCATION CHANGE: 2020 OneSource Building Blocks for seminars are held from 9:00 a.m. to noon at TriHealth Baldwin Building at 625 Eden Park Drive on the 12th floor.

Workshop Pricing:
Half Day session: $35 members; $45 non-members*
Early Bird Discount: $10 half day

*Surcharge for credit card fee will be applied at checkout.


Seminar Title


January 16, 2020

Fundraising Nuts & Bolts to Rev Up Your Development Engine

Jordan Huizenga

February 20th, 2020

Developing Awareness, Sensitivity and Visioning: Weaving a Path in the Rich Tapestry of Diversity and Inclusion

Gail Manley

March 19, 2020

Mastering the Grants Dance: All the Right Moves for Securing Grant Funding

Anna Hehman

April 16, 2020

Financial Literacy for Non-Finance Professionals

Mark Anderson and Phil Schneider

May 21, 2020

Story-Selling: How Storytelling Can Attract Funders

Linda Neenan

June 18, 2020

Building a Powerhouse Board 

Dave Wallace

July 16, 2020

The Key to Success: YOU.  6 Ways to Unlock Your World of Possibilities

Mary Miller

August 20, 2020

The Art and Science of Event Planning

Betsy Zelek and Martha Steier

September 17, 2020

Mastering Social Media to Propel Your Nonprofit

Lauren Vogel and Jamie Glavic

October 15, 2020

From Conflict to Collaboration – Key Skills and Behaviors

Wayne Owens

November 19, 2020

Making Your Marketing Plan for 2021

Jackie Reau

Download our complete 2020 Building Blocks Training Calendar.  Registrations for our remaining seminars will be up soon.

Leadership Development

Leadership development programs are offered through the Nonprofit Leadership Institute of Greater Cincinnati (NLIGC) which is a partnership of OneSource and Talbert House. Learn more at NLIGC.

EXCEL is a nine-month leadership development and skills training program for nonprofit executive directors and high-level managers, and runs annually from September to May. Learn more or apply through NLIGC.

ADVANCE focuses on strengthening and developing management and leadership skills for middle managers, and consists of 6 sessions over a 3-month period. ADVANCE is offered 3 times per year. Learn more or apply through NLIGC.

LEARN is a 3-month program designed to address the need for all employees to be skilled in self-awareness and in the interpersonal aspects of leadership. Learn more or apply through NLIGC.

Custom Training

We can provide training sessions to your agency either as pre-developed components or customized for your specific agency. Contact us for more details.