M.J. Murdock Charitable Trust

LEADERSHIP AND CAPACITY BUILDING

Our Leadership and Capacity Building enrichment programs help nonprofit executives, board members, business and community leaders, young professionals and other influencers grow to better serve their organizations and communities.

Board Leadership & Development Program

This program gives nonprofit Christian organizations the insight, tools and templates for building board and staff capacity and creating a sustainable future. It’s part of our larger Board Leadership Initiative, which includes training, grant opportunities and resources.

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Essentials of Development

This training focuses on fundraising in today’s increasingly complex nonprofit marketplace. It is helpful for start-up, small or midsize organizations seeking to build a sustainable development program.

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Founder Succession Planning

In 2014, the Trust hosted a day-long succession planning workshop for 22 agencies from across the Pacific Northwest. We’ve archived the presentation and information distributed at that event for your organization’s benefit.

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Leadership Advance Conference

This annual event connects executive leaders of primarily faith-based organizations to encourage their personal and professional growth.

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Vision & Call Internships

This initiative helps faith-based organizations across the Pacific Northwest develop ministry internship programs for young adults, typically traditional-aged college students and recent graduates.Our vision is to help give interns the opportunity to consider their vocational direction while gaining meaningful work experience in a special nonprofit setting.

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Women in Leadership Conference

Women in leadership gather annually at this three-day conference to network for professional development and support.

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The Trust guides nonprofit organizations through every level of their development through grants and other resources.

Sectors the Trust is committed to enriching in the Pacific Northwest:

The Trust has a wealth of knowledge and experience that can make all the difference to you and your organization.