If you’re a current board member or staff leader of an arts and culture nonprofit, and you’re interested in learning more about topics related to nonprofit management, you can attend our board trainings. Trainings are held on Saturdays from 9am - 1pm in downtown Chicago. The full training curriculum consists of four trainings. If you’re looking to learn about a specific topic, you can attend just the training that interests you most.

Training Topics & Schedule

  1. Arts Organization Structure & Board Responsibilities - Feb 3
  2. Legal & Fiduciary Responsibilities - March 3
  3. Fundraising & Development - March 24
  4. Nonprofit Finances, Budgeting, & Tax Issues - April 14

Program Fee & registration

There’s a flat $150 fee per training or you can purchase the 4-training pack for $500. We offer four partial scholarships per session to current A&BC arts clients who are interested in purchasing the training pack. 

To register for a single training or to purchase the training pack, please reach out to Noemi Garcia.

If you’re an arts organization and would like to apply for a partial scholarship, please submit an application for us to learn more about you! We’ll reach out with more information on registering for the trainings.

For more information, please contact Noemi Garcia at or (312) 372-1876 ext. 103.