For Purpose: March Workshops

For Purpose works with not-for-profit and purposeful organisations to build their strategic, advocacy and communications capacity to create change.

As part of this, they deliver face-to-face and online courses and have three events coming up in Sydney that you may be interested in.

Social Media for Social Change

Date and Time: Wednesday 27th March 2019 – 9.30AM – 4.30PM

Location: New South Wales Teachers Federation, 23-33 Mary Street | Surry Hills NSW 2010 

This one day workshop will explore how to make the most out of the opportunities social media offers for purpose organisations to tell your story, reach interested and passionate audiences, and engage supporters in action as we build towards effective change.

This workshop has been developed for people working in the not-for-profit of for purpose sector. It is for anyone who is looking to expand their knowledge and skills in using social media, working towards a more strategic approach for sharing your story, reaching new audiences and engaging supporters to take action.

The Facilitator is a professional writer by training, Adam Knobel is an experienced campaign director and digital strategist working in non-profit organisations. Most recently he designed the national digital strategy for Australian Marriage Equality, which built one of the biggest online social movements for change.

To register and find out more go here.


Policy and Advocacy 2 Day Intensive:

Date and Time: Wednesday 15 May 2019 – Thursday 16 May 2019

Location: New South Wales Teachers Federation,  23-33 Mary Street | Surry Hills NSW 2010 

This training will provide attendees with the opportunity to work alongside like-minded individuals to develop the critical skills required to navigate the policy development process and make change happen.

The Intensive is designed for policy, advocacy, government relations and communications professionals working in the not-for-profit sector.

See the attached flyer for more information about the training.

To register and find out more go here.

For Purpose Connect – Focus on NSW not-for-profit and for purpose organisations

Date and time: Wednesday 15 May 2019 at 5.30pm – 7.30pm

Location: WOTSO Pyrmont 3/55 Pyrmont Bridge Road, Pyrmont Sydney 2009

For Purpose Connect is a networking event for people working for purpose. If you work, volunteer or have an interest in the work of not-for-profit organisations and purposeful organisations– join us!

This For Purpose Connect Event will feature speakers from across the sector. There are so many amazing not-for-profit and purpose-driven organisations in NSW and here is an opportunity to hear about them. At the event, we will hear short 3 minute pitches from a range of organisations and find out: 

·      Who they are?

·      What they do?

·      What are their goals and plans for 2019?

·      What are the challenges and opportunities for 2019?

As an attendee you can also nominate to share your story or just come along and listen. Just let us know when you are registering.

If you are unable to attend these events and would like to know what’s going on at For Purpose, please go here.

Also you may be interested in our Individual and Organisational Memberships, all you need to do is go here.

Lastly don’t miss out on their online courses. Visit our website for more information on the modules that we offer. Please go here to purchase modules.