Benevon Advanced Sustainability Workshop in Houston, TX

January 30–31, 2018

For details about what this workshop includes, as well as a description of the full curriculum, please see our Curriculum for Sustainable Funding.

Dates and times

  • Tuesday, January 30, 2018, 8:30 a.m.–4:30 p.m.
  • Wednesday, January 31, 2018, 8:30 a.m.–3:30 p.m.


  • Houston Marriott West Loop by The Galleria
    1750 West Loop S
    Houston, TX 77027

2018 Tuition

  • Please refer to your "Sustainable Funding Program Agreement" (your contract) for your organization's payment amount due on or before January 2, 2018.
  • We reserve the right to cancel your registration if we do not receive your payments by these deadlines.
  • No registrations will be accepted after January 2, 2018.
  • All payments must be made by check. We do not accept credit cards.

Team requirements

  • The Benevon Advanced Sustainability Workshop is for teams of eight people from the board, staff, and volunteers of a single organization that has already participated in Benevon 101, 201, and 301.
  • Your team should consist of two to three staff members, two to three board members, and two to three additional volunteers.
  • One staff member must be your CEO, Executive Director, or equivalent position; this person may not also serve as your Team Leader.
  • One development staff should also be on the team.
  • At least three team members must have attended either the full two-day Benevon 101, 201, 301, or prior Benevon Advanced Sustainability Workshop (if not all four workshops).
  • Once your team fulfills these requirements, you may add new members to your team who have fulfilled the prerequisite by participating in an online Benevon New Team Member Intensive.

Curriculum benchmarks

  • Please be sure you are meeting the Benevon Curriculum benchmarks prior to attending this workshop. (Requires Adobe Reader.)
  • If your team does not meet these requirements, please talk to your relationship manager.


  • This workshop is open only to members of the Benevon Sustainable Funding Program.
  • Note: Teams consisting of individuals from multiple offices within the same organization are not suitable for the customization and implementation of this model. Benevon does not accept registrations from such teams.
  • Workshops fill up quickly on a first-come, first-served basis. We encourage you to register early.
  • Your deposit is nonrefundable and will officially reserve your place.
  • If you have any questions about your ability to attend and participate fully in the workshop, please contact us at 206-709-9400 or before you register.


  • We have reserved a limited number of guest rooms at the Houston Marriott West Loop by The Galleria hotel at the special Benevon rate of $189/night plus tax, single occupancy for a standard room.
  • Rooms are available on a first come, first serve basis prior to the deadline of January 10, 2018.
  • To reserve a room at this special rate, please call the hotel directly at 800-228-9290 before January 10, 2018.
  • Tell them you will be attending the Benevon Advanced Sustainability Workshop being held on January 30–31, 2018.
  • Note that the rate may change based on the room type you wish to reserve or if you have more than one person staying in a room.


  • If you have any questions about registration or the workshop, please contact your relationship manager.
  • If you do not yet know who your relationship manager is, please contact us at 206-709-9400 or and we will put you in touch with your representative.

Add team members

  • Team Member Forms are due January 2, 2018.

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