22NTC Session: Marketing/Communications
Collaboration Between Communications & Programming: How to Make it Work
Submitted by: Leah Price | Library Foundation of Los Angeles


In this session, we will discuss how critical the relationship between the communications and programming departments is to the overall goals of a nonprofit. We will go over basic skills for internal communications that can help these teams set up best practices for collaboration. We will also break down the different goals and perspectives of each team and where there may be commonalities as well as conflicting agendas. There will also be discussion surrounding various project management tools that can help facilitate organized communication. The objective is for attendees to feel empowered to have proactive internal communication between each team, helping the organization achieve larger strategic goals. 

Session Type

30 minute session

Learning Outcomes

  • Have better communications tools to facilitate collaboration.
  • Understand the diverse perspectives of each department.
  • Learn about specific applications/programs they can use in team collaboration - example - Monday.com

Target Audience

Communications and programming professionals who want to learn basic internal communications to best work together.


March 24, 2022


1:00pm – 1:30pm PST