Collaborating in Microsoft 365 for Non-Profit Professionals

October 24, 2023
12:00 PM to 01:00 PM

In today's fast-paced world, non-profit professionals and volunteers play a crucial role in delivering essential services and support to communities. To ensure their success, it is vital that they have efficient tools to access resources, communicate effectively, and collaborate seamlessly with their colleagues and leadership. Using Microsoft 365 is one of those resources!

This workshop aims to equip you with the knowledge and skills necessary to streamline internal collaboration and enhance productivity within your team.

During this interactive workshop, you will dive into the key features and functionalities of Microsoft Teams and the Microsoft 365 suite, understanding how these tools can enhance collaboration, communication, and overall productivity.

Learning Objectives:

  • Collaborating in Team Channels and Chat Groups
    • Understanding the purpose and benefits of team channels and chat groups
    • Effective communication and collaboration in channels and chat groups
    • Sharing files, links, and resources within team channels and chat groups
  • Collaborating in Teams Meetings
    • Scheduling and organizing Teams meetings
    • Utilizing meeting features for effective collaboration
    • Collaborative note-taking with Microsoft OneNote in Teams meetings
  • Collaborating on Shared Files
    • Introduction to OneDrive, SharePoint, and Microsoft Teams integration
    • Uploading, organizing, and sharing files in OneDrive and SharePoint
    • Collaborative editing and version control in shared files
  • Collaborating on Tasks
    • Introduction to Microsoft To Do and Planner for task management
    • Creating, assigning, and tracking tasks in Microsoft Teams
    • Collaborating on tasks and monitoring progress

Who should attend:

Non-Profit Professionals, volunteers, or anyone interested in learning more about Microsoft 365.


For most of his life, Ryan Bialek has been enthusiastic about technology - but he never thought he would build a career from his love of computers. Today, Ryan is a recognized advocate for the Microsoft Cloud, using his passion to help organizations digitally transform.

Ryan has spent the last four years at Clear Concepts leading a Modern Workplace practice that has assisted hundreds of organizations realize the full potential of Microsoft 365. Outside of work, Ryan stays active and busy with family.

Technical Requirements to Participate Virtually:

To participate, you will need a computer/mobile device with internet connection, speakers and microphone. A webcam is preferred but optional.


Volunteer Manitoba strives to host inclusive, accessible workshops that enable all individuals to engage fully. If you require any accommodations to participate in our training, please indicate so on the registration form.






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