Kentucky Nonprofit Leadership Forum


The Kentucky Nonprofit Leadership Forum is YOUR source for the latest nonprofit management best practices, legal guidance and networking. The only statewide gathering of nonprofit leaders provides you with an opportunity to gain the skills and information you need to effectively lead your organization and serve your community. With informative speakers, interactive sessions, networking opportunities and awards celebrating our sector and its leaders, the Kentucky Nonprofit Leadership Forum the sector's can't-miss event! You will:

    • Hear from experts on issues affecting your organization's work,
    • Learn about the latest trends in nonprofit management best practices,
    • Gain new insight on issues facing the nonprofit sector,
    • Connect with nonprofit professionals from across Kentucky, and
    • Discover products and services that can improve your organization's effectiveness and save you time and money.


    2017 Agenda  at a Glance

    Tuesday, October 24

    8:00 a.m.  Registration, Networking & Continental Breakfast

    9:00 a.m.  Session 1

    10:15 a.m.  Networking Break

    10:30 a.m.  2018 General Assembly Preview

    presented by Aetna Better Health, sponsored by AT&T

    11:45 a.m.  Luncheon & Partner Spotlight

    1:30 p.m.  Session 2

    2:45 p.m.  Nonprofit Marketplace & Networking Break

    3:15 p.m.  Session 3

    Wednesday, October 25

    8:00 a.m.  Registration, Nonprofit Marketplace, Networking & Continental Breakfast

    9:00 a.m.  Session 4

    10:15 a.m.  Nonprofit Marketplace & Networking Break

    10:45 a.m.  Session 5

    12:00 p.m.  Kentucky Nonprofit Awards Luncheon

    presented by Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield in Kentucky

    1:45 p.m.  Session 6

    3:00 p.m.  Networking Break

    3:15 p.m.  Session 7



    Registration Fees


               KNN MEMBERS SAVE!


    KNN Members by 10/9/2017

    Forum Registration    $205 $280
    Forum Registration - Additional Registrants $175 $280
    Single Day Registration    $130 $195
    Awards Luncheon Only - individual $  45 $  65
    Awards Luncheon Only - table of 8 $315 $455


    General Information

    • KNN member discounts are available on all registrations received by 10/9/17.  
    • All registrations must be received by 10/18/17.
    • Those not yet KNN members may join during online registration to take advantage of members-only discounts.
    • Parking is INCLUDED in registration fees.
    • There are no refunds of registration fees.  Registrations may be transferred to another participant at the same organization free of charge until 10/18/17.
    • All sessions will take place at Lexington Convention Center, 430 W Vine St., Lexington KY.
    • Discounted overnight accommodations are available at the adjacent Hyatt Regency. To receive discount, reserve before October 2.  Reservations can be made by calling 1-800-233-1234 or at  
    • CPE and CAE credits are available for those holding or seeking these credentials.
    • Email us for general inquiries.
    Be a Forum Exhibitor or Sponsor!
    The deadline to exhibit in the Nonprofit Marketplace is October 6, 2017.  Click to learn more. Sponsorship opportunities are also available to receive maximum exposure by aligning your brand with Kentucky’s nonprofit sector. Contact executive director, Danielle Clore for more information!